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Top 10 Sports News: Namibia beat Scotland by 4 wickets and England beat Bangladesh by 8 wickets in Super-12 stage of T20 World Cup. The names of 11 players including Neeraj Chopra have been recommended for Khel Ratna.
New Delhi. In the 20th match of the T20 World Cup 2021, England defeated Bangladesh by 8 wickets. Bangladesh had given a target of 124 runs while batting first, which England achieved at the loss of 2 wickets in 14.1 overs. On the other hand, Namibia made a winning start to their campaign in the Super 12 by defeating Scotland by 4. Scotland, batting first, gave a target of 109 runs, which Namibia achieved by losing 6 wickets before 5 balls.
Big and relief news is coming from Dubai for Team India. All-rounder Hardik Pandya has started bowling again. The team was defeated by Pakistan in the first match of the T20 World Cup. The team now has to face New Zealand (India vs New Zealand) in an important match on 31 October. This match is going to be important for both the teams.
Thanks to the brilliant performance of the bowlers and the strong innings of Jason Roy, England defeated Bangladesh to register their second consecutive win in the T20 World Cup. Batting first Bangladeshi team scored 124 runs for 9 wickets. The English team achieved the target in 14.1 overs by losing 2 wickets. In this way, Bangladesh had to suffer a second consecutive defeat in the Super-12 stage. Earlier it was defeated by Sri Lanka by 5 wickets.
Namibia has started the T20 World Cup with a win in the Super-12. The team defeated Scotland by 4 wickets in their first match. The team is at number three in the points table with 2 points. Scotland, batting first, set a target of 110 runs in front of Namibia. Namibia’s team achieved this target losing six wickets in 19.1 overs.
Namibian pacer Ruben Trumpelman created history in the T20 World Cup 2021. He took 3 wickets in the very first over of the innings against Scotland at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. This is the first time that a bowler took 3 wickets in the very first over of the T20 World Cup innings.
Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc was seen stumbling after training at the ICC Academy due to a leg injury. Starc played in Australia’s first match of the T20 World Cup against South Africa, but could not perform as expected. This left-arm fast bowler took a break of about six months from cricket.
Board of Control for Cricket in India President Sourav Ganguly has decided to step down as director of ATK Mohun Bagan to avoid a potential conflict of interest controversy. ATK Mohun Bagan, the football team owned by RPSG Ventures Ltd, on Monday bought a new IFL team for a record Rs 7,090 crore.
The trouble of the New Zealand team has increased before this Sunday’s match against India in the T20 World Cup. Martin Guptill, the leading run-scorer in T20 for the country, has been injured. Suspense remains on his playing against India.
Four players included in the Mumbai team for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy have been found positive for Kovid-19. According to the information received, new players have been selected in their place. Sarfaraz Khan, Prashant Solanki, Shams Mulani and Sairaj Patil were found to be Kovid positive at the Mumbai airport.
The names of 11 players, including athlete Neeraj Chopra, have been recommended for the Khel Ratna Award. The National Sports Awards Committee on Wednesday recommended the names of athletes for the Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award, India’s highest sporting honour. Neeraj Chopra, who won the historic gold medal in javelin throw at Tokyo Olympics 2020, is included in the list along with other Olympic medalists – Ravi Dahiya, PR Sreejesh and Lovlina Borgohai. Veteran Indian women’s cricketer Mithali Raj was also nominated for the top honor along with Sunil Chhetri.
Two-time Olympic medalists PV Sindhu and Lakshya Sen made it to the second round of the French Open Super-750 badminton tournament. Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth were eliminated. Saina withdrew from the match after going down 11-21, 2-9 against Sayaka Takahashi of Japan.
Indian bowler Harbhajan Singh and Pakistani bowler Mohammad Amir clashed badly on social media. The Pakistani bowler crossed the limit of words, after which Harbhajan Singh shared an old video of India and Pakistan match, in which he had won India by hitting a six. Along with this, he said that sixer to the fixer, go to Mohammad Amir and get buried.