Quick Sports Updates as on 26.12.18 at 22.30 IST

Cricket

India ended Boxing Day at 215/2 in the third test against Australia in Melbourne.Both in form batsmen Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara are unbeaten.

New Zealand were bowled out for 178 in first innings of second test against Sri Lanka.In reply Sri Lanka struggled at the end of first day in Christchurch at 88/4.

In Centurian,Pakistan were bowled out for 181 against South Africa.Proteas too are struggling with 127/4 at close on opening day of first test.

Badminton

Ahmedabad Smash Masters beat Delhi Dashers in Premier Badminton League in Hyderabad on Wednesday.H S Prannoy lost in the trump match for Delhi Dashers.

Golf

Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa was arrested for poaching in U.P.after forest officials recovered a gun,wild boar skin and other equipment from golfer.

Football

India will play Oman behind closed doors on Thursday for friendly before Asian Cup starts on Jan.6

In Boxing day fixtures in Premier league Man City were beaten 2-1 to at Leicester.Tottenham Hotspur thumped Bournemouth 5-0.Liverpool also had easy 4-0 win over Newcastle while United enjoyed 3-1 win over Huddersfield.With City’s loss,Liverpool go six points clear at the top with Spurs moving up to second place.Arsenal and Chelsea were both in away action later at night.

 

 

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