Top 10 Sports News: The big news of September 5 related to the world of sports.
The Indian team gave England a target of 368 runs in the fourth Test of the series (IND vs ENG 4th Test). England started well and scored 77 runs without losing a wicket till the fourth day. At the Tokyo Paralympics, India had a record-breaking performance and won a total of 1 med medal, including 5 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze. Indian athletes have entered the Paralympics 11 times before, but have won only 12 medals.
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New Delhi. The Indian team gave England a target of 368 runs in the fourth Test of the series (IND vs ENG 4th Test). Chasing the target, England did not lose a wicket till the fourth day and scored 77 runs. India scored a huge 466 in their second innings. India’s first innings was reduced to 191 and England took a 99-run lead with 290 runs. India won the medal on the last day of the Tokyo Paralympics. Shuttler Krishna Nagar won gold and Suhas El Yetiraj won silver. In these games, India gave a record breaking performance and won a total of 19 medals including 5 gold, 8 silver and 6 bronze. Earlier, Indian athletes entered the Paralympic Games 11 times, but managed to keep only 12 medals in their bags.
In the fourth Test of the series, Team India gave England a target of 368 runs. India scored 466 in their second innings, for which opener Rohit Sharma scored a century and Cheteshwar Pujara, Shardul Tagore and Habshav Pant scored half-centuries. At the end of the fourth day’s play, England chased down the target without losing a wicket and scored 77 runs in 32 overs. Rory Burns and Hasib Hamid gave the hosts a good start. Both added 77 runs for the first wicket. At stumps, Burns was playing 31 and Hamid 43. Hamid hit 6 fours off 5 balls and Burns hit 2 fours off 10 balls in his restrained innings.
Shuttler Krishna Nagar made history at the Tokyo Paralympics by winning gold and Noida DM Suhas Yatiraj won the silver medal. In the SL6 Class Final, Krishna Nagar defeated Chu Man KK of Hong Kong 21-17, 16-21, 21-17. Before Krishna, Suhas Yatiraj made history by winning a silver medal in badminton at the Tokyo Paralympics. In the SL4 class final, Suhas Yatiraj lost to Lucas Mazur of France and lost the gold medal. Mazur defeated Suhas 15-21, 21-17, 21-15. Gautam Buddha Nagar (Noida) District Magistrate Suhas (38) also became the first IAS officer to win a medal at the Paralympic Games. Earlier on Saturday, Indian batsman Promod Bhagat won the gold medal in the badminton singles SL-3 with an outstanding performance.
The big news came before the start of the fourth day of the Oval Test between India and England. Team India head coach Robi Shastri was found to be positive. Since then, more members of the team’s support staff have been sent to isolation. Apart from bowling coach B Arun, fielding coach and Sridhar, the team also includes physiotherapist Nitin Patel. The BCCI issued a statement on the matter. The BCCI said in a statement that head coach Ravi Shastri, bowling coach Bharat Arun, fielding coach R Sridhar and team physiotherapist Nitin Petal have been sacked as coach Shastri’s corona report came back positive last evening. After that, RT-PCR was tested for everyone. None of the four will travel with the team until a report is received. All parties will be isolated at the hotel. They will be able to join the team only after the medical team confirms that their RT PCR report is negative.
New Zealand defeated Bangladesh by 52 runs in the third T20. However, Bangladesh is still leading 2-1 in the five-match series. Playing first, New Zealand scored 128 runs for 5 wickets. In reply, the host Bangladesh team went down to just 76 runs. Bats batsmen could not touch double figures. Earlier, Bangladesh defeated Australia 1-1 in a five-match T20 series. The series is being seen as a preparation ahead of the T20 World Cup to be held in October-November.
India has a record-breaking performance at the Tokyo Paralympic Games. This time the Indian players have won a total of 19 medals including 5 gold, 8 silver and 6 bronze. India ranks 24th in the medal tally. This is also his best performance. Earlier, Indian athletes had entered the Paralympic Games 11 times, but only won 12 medals. This time a record 54 athletes have landed in Tokyo. So far, India has won 31 medals, including 9 gold, 12 silver and 10 bronze, in the overall Paralympics.
Veteran table tennis player Manika Batra has denied claims by the Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI), where the national federation said the player had not informed about alleged match-fixing against national coach Soumyadeep Roy in March. Manika complained that national coach Roy told her to lose a match during the Olympic qualifiers in March. TTFI secretary Arun Banerjee has questioned the timing of Manika’s allegations against Roy. In response to the TTFI’s show cause notice, Manika vehemently denied that she had tarnished the game’s reputation by refusing to seek the verdict. Monica Batra alleges that during the Olympic qualifiers in March, Roy told her to lose a match and that is why she refused to take the help of the judgment in the singles event at the Tokyo Olympics.
Serbian star Novak Djokovic advanced to the next round after defeating Kei Nishikori in the third round of the US Open. Djokovic fulfilled his career grand slam dream for the 14th time in a row by winning the Flushing Meadow at -7- (()), -3- ,, -3-, -2-2. He will now face the winner of the match between 20-year-old American wild card entrant Jenson Brooksby and 21st seed Aslan Karatsev.
Indian para badminton player Krishna Nagar has won a gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympics. He said he was in seventh heaven to take part in the Paralympic Games but winning a medal in it on Sunday was like a hope for him. Second seed Nagar defeated Hong Kong’s Chu Man Kai in a thrilling three-game final in the men’s singles SH6 class. The city has a small-scale disorder.
Veteran Indian first-class cricketer Raghunath Ramchandra Chandorkar has died. He was 100 years old. According to his grandson and Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation Commissioner Shravan Hardikar, he breathed his last in Ambernath. Raghunath was a right-handed batsman. He represented Maharashtra and Mumbai in the Ran T Ranji Trophy match and scored 155 runs in the first class match. Raghunath was the third first-class Indian cricketer to complete a century in his life.
In the 16th match of CPL 2021 (CPL), Guyana defeated Amazon Warriors Barbados Royals by 9 wickets, thanks to a stormy century by Chanderpaul Hemraj. After losing the toss and deciding to bat first, Barbados were all out after scoring 1 runs0 in the allotted 20 overs. After that, Guyana opener Chandrapal Hemraj hit an unbeaten 105 off 56 balls with 14 fours and five sixes. Thanks to Hemraj’s innings, Guyana won the match by one wicket in 14.2 overs.
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