Daily Archives: February 2, 2019

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Sunday (February 3) that comprise the fifth ODI between India and New Zealand while Saurashtra will face Vidarbha in the Ranji Trophy final.

Google staff’s faith in Sundar Pichai’s vision on wane: In-house poll

EPL: Higuain eases pressure on Sarri as Chelsea cruise

Gonzalo Higuain eased the pressure on Maurizio Sarri as the Chelsea striker’s first goals for his new club inspired a 5-0 demolition of Huddersfield on Saturday.

Injury has not even missed Sachin Tendulkar, Don Bradman: R Ashwin

Senior off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin feels that injury is not something that “one should hold against any player” as it is an inevitability that even Sir Don Bradman or Sachin Tendulkar couldn’t avoid during their playing days. Ashwin missed three Test matches on the tour of Australia due to a left-sided abdominal strain.

India vs Aus: Dates of Bengaluru, Vizag T20Is swapped

Australia will start their limited overs tour of India in Visakhapatnam, which will now host the first T20 International on February 24 instead of Bengaluru after Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) requested for a change of date due to security concerns.

EPL: Spurs strike late again to climb above Man City

Tottenham left it late again, but Son Heung-min’s strike seven minutes from time earned a hard-fought 1-0 win over Newcastle on Saturday to leapfrog Manchester City into second place in the Premier League.

Ranji Trophy Final: Not burdened by expectations, says Faiz Fazal

Playing back to back finals. Home fans rooting for an encore. Well, Vidarbha, the defending champions, certainly have their plate full. But the skipper is unfazed. For Faiz Fazal, the expectations are compliments rather than burden.

Crisis-hit DHFL group sells close to 80 pc in Aadhar Housing

The group’s holding company Wadhawan Global Capital (WGC) will be selling its 70 percent stake in the company, while its listed mortgage lender subsidiary DHFL will also be exiting its investment, which is reported to be around 9 percent, as per a company statement Saturday

5.8 magnitude quake hits several Pakistan cities

According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department’s National Seismic Monitoring Centre in Islamabad, the epicentre of the quake was Hindu Kush, a mountain range that stretches near the Afghan-Pakistan border — from central Afghanistan to northern Pakistan

Pakistan’s ex-PM Sharif moved from prison cell to hospital

Senator Asif Kirmani says Sharif was taken from his cell in Kot Lakhpat prison on Saturday to the Services Hospital following the recommendation of a government-appointed team of doctors. Kirmani says Sharif was diagnosed with heart-related issues which could be life threatening.