Defending champions India will open their campaign in Junior Hockey World Cup against France on November 24.Hosts India have been placed in a relatively easy pool alongside Canada,Poland and France.Matches will be played at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneshwar.
Liverpool beat Atletico Madrid 3-2 in Champions League on Tuesday.Lionnel Messi scored twice as PSG also came from behind to beat RB Leipzig 3-2.
Australian cricketer James Pattinson announced retirement from international cricket.
Pankaj Advani constructed a brilliant 121 points for a break to register his fourth successive win at GSC World Snooker Qualifiers.
Indian men’s boxing team comprising Shiva Thapa,Sanjeet left for Belgrade to compete in World Championships starting on Sunday.Last world championships silver medallist Amit Panghal could not make it due to niggles and lack of preparation time.
Olympic flame arrived in China on early Wednesday for Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.
By Shailesh Padhye