In the penultimate One Day International (ODI) game of the three-match series between the hosts New Zealand and Sri Lanka, it was the Lankan lions that displayed grit once again in their run chase, and fell short of just 15 runs with New Zealand winning the series. For more, click here.
Our top-order was unable to convert starts - Marcus Harris
The whole cricketing world knows that Australian batting is not what it used to be and the recent failures in the ongoing Test series against India show that they haven’t been able to convert the starts into something substantial. Shockingly, none of the Australian frontline batsmen has been able to score a hundred till now.For more, click here.
Bengaluru Bulls comeback to clinch maiden PKL title
Throughout the festival that was the Pro Kabaddi 2018-19, two names remained on top – Bengaluru Bulls and Gujarat Fortunegiants. And this was evident in the high octane, exhilarating final clash for the title of the season, where the Bengaluru Bulls edged past Gujarat Fortunegiants to claim the title at the NSCI Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday.For more, click here.
Tata Open: Anderson out-muscles Karlovic to clinch sixth title
Anderson defeated 39-year-old Ivo Karlovic in three sets 7-6, 6-7, 7-6 in the singles final, while in the Doubles competition, the Indian pair reigned supreme in straight sets 6-3, 6-4 against the British duo of Luke Bambridge and Jonny O’Mara.For more, click here.
AFC Asian Cup 2019: India vs Thailand | Preview
Placed at the 97th spot in the FIFA rankings, India are 21 rungs above Thailand. But despite their lower ranking, the Thai players are overall technically better than their Indian counterparts and are expected to pose a tough challenge in the Group A match. For more, click here.
Alvaro Morato must improve tactically, says Gianfranco Zola
The assistant coach of Chelsea, Gianfranco Zola, advised Alvaro Morata to improve tactically if hewants to increase his sharpness as a striker.
Alvaro Morata has only scored five goals in 16 chances in the Premier League this season. His off-formhas also became an obstacle for the front line of the Blues, considering Morata's status as the main attacker. For more, click here.
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