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Kemar Roach led the demolition of Bangladesh with a five-wicket haul as the tourists were dismissed for 43, their lowest total ever in Test cricket, before lunch on the opening day of the first Test against the West Indies at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Wednesday.
The SC gears up for possibly one of the last few hearings in the matter involving the BCCI on Thursday and Vinod Rai, who turned 70 last month, has been besieged by questions from members of the BCCI who say “it’s unethical for him to continue”.
Incheon Asian Games bronze medallist, shot putter Inderjeet Singh has been banned for four years by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) for failing a dope test just days ahead of his departure for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
English Premier League clubs continue to dominate the World Cup in Russia, with Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester United and Chelsea set to feature the most players in the quarterfinal stage.
As the quarterfinal lineup is settled and one does not see Germany, Argentina, Spain and Portugal among the survivors, the focus shifts to Uruguay and the fighting spirit that Luis Suarez will invoke to emasculate the threat of Kylian Mpbappe as their quarterfinal clash looms.
Against England, Mateus Uribe let fly a cracker of a shot from 25 yards away, and Jordan Pickford flung himself across the goal to make a superb finger-tip save, knowing little that more heroics were in store.