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by sportifnews Desk Feb 10, 2021 • 08:45 AM Views 326
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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

 

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