Top 10 Sports News: Chennai Super Kings reach the final of IPL 2021, India beat Spain in Uber Cup
Top 10 Sports News: In the first qualifier of IPL 2021, Chennai Super Kings registered a spectacular victory by 4 wickets and defeated Delhi to make it straight to the final. India started their campaign with a 3-2 win against Spain in the first match of the Uber Cup Finals.
New Delhi. Three-time champion Chennai Super Kings defeated Delhi Capitals (DC vs CSK) by 4 wickets in the first qualifier of IPL-2021 on Sunday. With this victory, the team led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni also made it to the final of this prestigious T20 league for the 9th time. Veteran badminton player Saina Nehwal had to pull out of the first match of the Uber Cup finals against Spain due to an injury but India started their campaign with a 3-2 win on Sunday.
Chennai Super Kings have reached the final after defeating Delhi Capitals in the first qualifier of IPL 2021. Delhi set a target of 173 runs in front of Chennai, which CSK achieved in 19.4 overs for the loss of six wickets. Chasing the target, Ruturaj Gaikwad scored 70, Robin Uthappa 63, and Mahendra Singh Dhoni scored an unbeaten 18 for Chennai.
The T20 World Cup is to start on October 17. How much prize money has been kept for the winning team in this, the ICC has announced. The winning team of the Men's T20 World Cup will be given a prize of $ 1.6 million (about Rs 12 crore) from the ICC. At the same time, the runner-up team i.e. the second team reaching the final will get $ 8 lakh (about Rs 6 crore) prize money.
Indian women's team lost to Australia by 14 runs in the third T20 International match even after opener Smriti Mandhana's half-century. In reply to Australia's 149 for five, the Indian team could only manage 135 for six. In this way, Australia won the three-match T20 series by 2-0.
Rishabh Pant, the young captain of Delhi Capitals, achieved a feat as soon as he took the field for the first qualifier match of IPL-2021. He has become the youngest player in the history of this T20 league to captain a team in the playoffs while Mahendra Singh Dhoni has become the second oldest captain.
The head coach of the England cricket team, Chris Silverwood, has announced a team of 17 players for the Ashes tour of Australia starting from November (Ashes 2021-22). After the T20 World Cup, the names of Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer, and Sam Curran of England are not included in the Ashes series.
Veteran badminton player Saina Nehwal had to pull out of the first match of the Uber Cup finals against Spain due to an injury but India started their campaign with a 3-2 win on Sunday.
Slamming Hockey India for taking a unilateral decision to withdraw from next year's Commonwealth Games (CWG 2022), Sports Minister Anurag Thakur said that the national federation should take any such decision. Consultation with the government is necessary.
The Decision Review System (DRS) will be used for the first time in the Men's T20 World Cup, starting October 17 in the UAE and Oman. In the playing conditions issued by the ICC, the use of DRS (DRS In T20 World Cup) has been approved. In every innings, both teams will get a maximum of two review chances under DRS. The captain of both teams will have the right to challenge the decision of the field umpire twice during the innings.
Ireland's star batsman Paul Stirling has overtaken Indian captain Virat Kohli in the matter of hitting most fours in T20 cricket. Starling has become the batsman to hit the most fours in International T20 cricket.
PR Sreejesh, the star goalkeeper of the Indian hockey team that won a bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics, wants to compete in the Paris Olympics, but at the same time says that it is a lot for his fitness and his ability till the 2024 Games. Will depend on performance.