Daily Archives: April 6, 2019
Here are the big sports events lined up for Sunday (April 7) that comprise the IPL 2019 clash between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals while Rajasthan Royals will take on Kolkata Knight Riders in the second match of the day.
Young West Indies pacer Alzzari Joseph made a dream IPL debut by recording the best bowling figures in tournament’s history as Mumbai Indians picked up a 40-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in a low-scoring game in Hyderabad on Saturday.
The law of averages had to catch up sooner or later with the Sunrisers Hyderabad opening pair. David Warner and Jonny Bairstow have had three century partnerships in the previous four games but on Saturday night they were both dismissed with just 33 on the board.
It’s rare for an Indian sportsperson to figure in the world’s top 10 in any discipline. Saurav Ghosal recently made history by becoming the first Indian male squash player to enter this elite bracket. However, this is not the first time that Ghosal has achieved such a feat.
Kings XI Punjab captain Ravichandran Ashwin said there was nothing wrong about his team combination, defending the decision to play only two spinners in the game against CSK on spin-friendly track on Saturday.
The Reserve Bank on Saturday said it will examine the merger proposal of Lakshmi Vilas Bank and Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd. The statement comes amidst report that the presence of two nominee directors of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on the board of Lakshmi Vilas Bank implies the central bank’s indirect approval of the proposal.