Indian team was drawn alongside Hong Kong,Afghanistan and Cambodia in Group D of 2023 AFC Asian Cup final round qualifiers to be played in Kolkata in June this year.Meanwhile,in Champions League round of 16 first leg,Manchester United and Atletico Madrid played out 1-1 on Wednesday.
Daniil Medvedev and Rafael Nadal stayed on course for a repeat of Australian Open final after both players won second round matches at Mexican Open on Wednesday. Russian Medvedev bidding for top ranking this week,beat Pablo Andujar 6-1,6-2.Nadal continued his winning streak in 2022 as he eased past Kozlov to reach quarterfinals. Nadal is improved his run to 12-0 this season.
Indian women beat New Zealand by six wickets in the fifth and final ODI to avoid a whitewash.
Indian boxers Sumit Kundu(75 kg) and Anamika(50 kg) lost their respective preliminary bouts at Strandja Memorial Boxing tournament in Sofia,Bulgaria.
By Shailesh Padhye