Top Sports News Of The Day
Dec.10 - Top Sports News Of The Day
- The team that finishes top of the table at the end of the 2019/20 Indian Super League season will get direct entry into the AFC Champions League 2021. The winners of the I-League, on the other hand, will get a direct entry into the 2021 AFC Cup.
- International Cricket Council (ICC) Chairman Shashank Manohar's term is set to end in May 2020 and the former BCCI President is not too keen to continue for another term even though he has said that majority of the directors wish for him to continue in the position.
- Former Pakistan opener Nasir Jamshed has pleaded guilty to conspiring to bribe fellow cricketers in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) and will be sentenced in February.
- Pakistan pacer Mohammad Abbas has signed up with Nottinghamshire for the 2020 County Championship. Abbas will be available for the first nine games of the season post which he is expected to join the Pakistan squad for the Test series in England.
- Hockey India has suspended 11 players for varying number of months along with team officials of Punjab Armed Police and Punjab National Bank for their involvement in an ugly brawl between the two sides during the 56th Nehru Senior Hockey Tournament in November.