Top 10 Sports News: Kolkata Knight Riders reach Qualifier 2 in IPL 2021, India's winning start in Thomas Cup
Top 10 Sports News: Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Eliminator match of IPL 2021. Indian badminton team made a great start to its campaign in the Thomas Cup
KKR continues to perform well in IPL 2021. The team defeated RCB by 4 wickets in the match of Eliminator. With this, the team of RCB, captained by Virat Kohli, was out of the tournament. Kohli had already announced that he would step down from the captaincy of the team after the season. That is, Kohli's captaincy career ended without an IPL trophy. The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) has included Commonwealth Games medalists M Suranjoy Singh and L Devendro Singh in the men's coaching team ahead of this month's World Championships.
KKR continues to perform well in IPL 2021. The team defeated RCB by 4 wickets against Eliminator. RCB scored 138 runs for 7 wickets batting first. Off-spinner Sunil Narine took 4 wickets. KKR achieved the target in 19.4 overs for 6 wickets. The team will now take on Delhi Capitals in Qualifier-2 on October 13.
RCB fast bowler Harshal Patel took 32 wickets in IPL 2021. This is the best performance by an Indian bowler in the 14-year history of IPL. Harshal Patel took 32 wickets at an average of 14 in 15 matches of IPL 2021. This is the best performance by a bowler in a season. Earlier, West Indies fast bowler Dwayne Bravo took 32 wickets in 2013 while playing for Chennai Super Kings (CSK).
Pakistan captain Babar Azam is confident about his team's better performance for the upcoming T20 World Cup. The T20 World Cup is to begin from October 17, which will be played in the hosting of Oman and UAE. Babar Azam told Sportskeeda, 'We have a very good record in the UAE, this is where we became number-1 in the world. The performance we have done as a team and individually shows that the conditions have suited us. Our record and consistency in our performance there is proof of that. These days we understand that teams are playing more positive cricket and we also need to keep that up.
The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) has included Commonwealth Games medalists M Suranjoy Singh and L Devendro Singh in the men's coaching team ahead of this month's World Championships. The 14 coaches who have been selected for the national camp starting this week in Patiala include 29-year-old Devendro and 35-year-old Suranjay. The World Championships will begin on October 24 in Belgrade, Serbia, in which 600 boxers from over 100 countries will participate.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said that the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) is the richest in the world. He controls world cricket. England had canceled our tour recently, but no one dares to do so against India.
Royal Challengers Bangalore allowed all-rounder Wanindu Hasaranga and pacer Dusmantha Chameera to leave the team's bio bubble to join the Sri Lankan squad for the T20 World Cup qualifiers ahead of the eliminator match.
Nepal leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane and England captain Heather Knight were named the ICC Players of the Month for September. Lamichhane achieved this honor, leaving behind Bangladesh's left-arm spinner Nasum Ahmed and American batsman Jaskaran Malhotra.
Phil Mickelson played a four-under 68 in the final round to register a two-shot win at the Constellation Furyk & Friends Invitational Golf Tournament, his third PGA Tour Champions title. This is the 51-year-old veteran golfer's first title since winning at Kiawah Island in May. After this, he struggled to find rhythm in the PGA Tour.
India defeated Nepal 1-0 in a match of the South Asian Football Federation Championship 2021. Captain Sunil Chhetri scored the only goal for India. This was the 123rd match of 37-year-old Chhetri. He scored in the 83rd minute in the match against Nepal. It was the 77th goal of his international career. Through this goal, he equaled the record of the legendary Brazilian footballer Pele. Pele scored 77 goals in 92 matches.
The Indian men's badminton team made an impressive start in the Thomas Cup final by defeating Netherlands 5-0 in their opening Group C match.