India – Australia 2nd test
India put up a spirited show in a bid to wrest momentum back in the second India v Australia Test at Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore, Australia managed to stay ahead mainly riding on Matt Renshaw and Shaun Marsh’s supreme effort in the middle, battling a difficult pitch and a disciplined Indian bowling attack on day two. The visitors finished the day on 237 for six, with a lead of 48 runs.
Leander Paes’ place in Indian Davis Cup team will be up for discussion. AITA Selection Committee meets today to pick the squad for the upcoming Asia/Oceania Zone tie against Uzbekistan.
Lionel Messi dazzled with two goals and two assists as Barcelona thrashed Celta Vigo 5-0 in their first game .
Results of 41st Indian Masters (Veteran) National Badminton Championship
35 plus men’s singles: Ajay Dayalbt Pratik Saluja 21-12, 21-11.
35 plus mixed doubles: Ajay Dayal-Anika Lele lost to Abhinand Shetty-K Neelima Chowdary 6-21, 7-21.
35 plus men’s doubles: 1-Jayendra Dhole-Sameer Bhagwat bt Abhinn Shyam Gupta-C John Wesley 21-4, 21-6.
45 plus men’s singles: 5-Kiran MakodebtShrikantBakshi 21-5, 21-6.
45 plus mixed doubles: Kiran Makode-Poonam Tatwawadibt Joemon George-K Sheela Nair 21-14, 21-18.
Rayaan Razmi struck good form and played fluently during an easy 3-0 win against Rahil Abbas Lassanwala in a first round match of the Matunga Gymkhana 9-Red Open Handicap Snooker Tournament 2017, which is sponsored and hosted by Matunga Gymkhana and played at the gymkhana’s billiards hall.