Indian women finished day one at 132/1 in the one off day night test against Australia at Gold Coast.Smriti Mandhana scored 80 on a rain hit day.
Tokyo Olympic stars Rupinderpal Singh Birendra Lakra announced retirement from international hockey.
AIBA investigation revealed more than 10 bouts in 2016 Rio Olympics were manipulated for money.It leads to AIBA needing tough selection process for referees and judges at the upcoming men’s world champiinship.
Barcelona suffered second 3-0 loss after being beaten by Benfica in Group E of Champions league on Wednesday.Juventus beat Chelsea 1-0 in Turin.Cristiano Ronaldo rescued Manchester United at Old Trafford after they beat Villareal 2-1.
World no.1 Novak Djokovic has withdrawn from next week’s Indian Wells Masters.He is five time winner of the tournament.
Qatar will host F1 race for the first time on November 21 under floodlights this year.
Abhishek Verma made first round exit at Archery World Cup Final in Yankton,USA.It’s rare occasion for Indian who missed a World Cup medal.
By Shailesh Padhye