TOP 10 Sports News: Top 10 news of 23 April.
TOP 10 IPL and Sports News: Punjab bowlers beat record five-time champions Mumbai Indians (MI vs PBKS) on Friday in the 17th match of IPL-2021, thanks to the superb innings of captain Lokesh Rahul (60 *) after the bowlers’ restrained performance. Unilaterally defeated by 9 wickets.
New DelhiCaptain Kings Lokesh Rahul (60 not out) and veteran Chris Gayle (43 not out) led to an unbroken 79-run partnership for the second wicket as the Punjab Kings defeated the five-time champions Mumbai Indians by nine wickets in the Indian Premier League tie for the season. Registered a second win of. Indian boxer Sachin (56 kg) on Friday gave the country a historic eighth gold medal at the ongoing Youth World Championships in Kielce, Poland. Zimbabwe, thanks to Luke Wongwe’s four-wicket haul, defeated Pakistan by 19 runs in the second T20 International to equalize the three-match series 1-1. Let’s take a look at the Top 10 Sports News of 23 April.
With the unbroken 79-run partnership for the second wicket between captain Lokesh Rahul (60 not out) and veteran Chris Gayle (43 not out), the Punjab Kings defeated the five-time champions Mumbai Indians by nine wickets in the Indian Premier League tie for the season. Won the second victory.
Zimbabwe, thanks to Luke Wongwe’s four-wicket haul, defeated Pakistan by 19 runs in the second T20 International to equalize the three-match series 1-1.
Indian boxer Sachin (56 kg) on Friday gave the country a historic eighth gold medal at the ongoing Youth World Championships in Kielce, Poland.
After suffering a nine-wicket defeat against Punjab Kings, Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma said that the pitch was not too difficult for batting but his team once again failed to score big.
Rajasthan Royals, the IPL franchise of England’s pacer Jofra Archer, was expected to be available for the later matches of the tournament but the ECB has confirmed that they will not be able to play in the 14th season of this T20 league. Archer has played a total of 35 matches in the IPL so far and 46 wickets are in his name.
Cricket Australia has named Cameron Green in the list of 17 contracted players but Travis Head and wicketkeeper batsman Matthew Wade have not been included. Apart from him, Joe Burns, all-rounder Mitchell Marsh and Marcus Stoinis have also not been included in the contracted players for the 2021-22 season. Former captains Steve Smith and David Warner are also among the contracted players.
If the Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals face a face-off in the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) match, hurt by the constant defeat due to the failure of the top order, then their goal will be to return to the winning path.
Nearly three months before the start of the Olympic Games, Japan announced a third-level emergency on Friday to control the spread of the corona virus in three provinces of the western region, including the capital Tokyo. Prime Minister Yoshihida Suga has declared this emergency from April 25 to May 11 in Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto and Hyogo.
Sri Lanka scored 229 for three on Friday until the end of the third day’s play in response to Bangladesh’s 541 for seven (innings declared) in the first Test match, with captain Dimuth Karunaratne’s unbeaten 85 innings. Dhananjay DeSilva was batting on 26 with Karunaratne at the time of stumps.
Women’s wrestler Vinesh Phogat, one of the biggest medal hopes for India at the Tokyo Olympics, said the ups and downs of her career have made her mentally and physically strong. Vinesh said in a media conference organized by the Sports Authority of India (SAI) that I consider myself mentally strong, it is because I have faced difficult times. I have learned a lot from the incident of getting injured in the Rio Olympics.