Top Sports news of the day
Top Sports News of the day - 09 Feb 2021
Cricket | England Tour of India
- England won the first test against India by 227 runs!
- England was sort of teasing and enjoying the match when they didn't give a follow on to India after scoring 578 and restricting India to 337 in the first inning, ensuring the target should be tough enough to mentally break India's winning flow
- Although India restricted England to 178 in the second innings, chasing a target of 420 in the second inning was never easy
- India gave up and got out at 192 (Captain Virat Kohli scored 72 and Shubham Gill scored 50; Jack Leach took 4 wickets and James Anderson took 3 wickets)
- The second test will be played on 13 February 2021
- Seems like off-spin bowler Kuldeep Yadav might be back in the second test
- Apart from that, openers seem to be missing the fire to score big for India
Cricket | South Africa tour of Pakistan
- Pakistan has won the 2-test series by 2-0
- 3-match series of T20 will begin from Thursday, 11 February 2021
Cricket | West Indies Tour of Bangladesh
- West Indies leads the two-tests series by 1-0
- Bangladesh vs West Indies; Second Test will be played on 11 February 2021
- Star all-rounder Shakib al Hasan will be skipping the second test due to injury
Sports | Other sports News
- Joe Root is on a roll as he has scored 842 runs in 7 Test matches in India
- Captain Kohli has promised to give ईट का जवाब पत्थर से to England in remaining three tests. अरे भाई World Test Championship के लिए भी तो qualify करना है!
Sports | Question of the day
- Do you know which of these trophies is NOT related to football? Options are - Colombo Cup, Jules Rimet Trophy, Merdeka Cup or Holker Trophy? Do reply to this post!
- Yesterday's quiz was - Where is Bird's Nest Stadium ? and the correct answer is - China