Here’s a roundup of all the sports news that created the buzz in India this week. Sports weekly roundup 02nd to 06th September 2019.
Sports weekly roundup 02nd to 06th September 2019–
US Open Results 2019: Djokovic, Federer, Barty, Nadal
Novak Djokovic reached the fourth round of the US Open after overcoming Denis Kudla in a mesmerizing encounter at the Arthur Ashe Stadium.
AS Roma Sign Smalling on loan
Christopher Lloyd Smalling is an English professional footballer who plays as a center-back for the English national team and Manchester United.
Alexis Sanchez leaves United on loan
Alexis Sanchez who has established himself as one of the best forwards playing for Chile, Barcelona, and Arsenal has somehow struggled a lot while playing for the Red Devils just like Di Maria Sanchez who struggled to find his form and rhythm while playing at Old Trafford.
Indian Bowlers Hat Tricks in Test: Jasprit Bumrah Dismantles West Indies Batting with his Hat Trick
India is blessed with such a cricketer who is born once in a lifetime. Jasprit Bumrah has entered into the record books yet again. This time, he is the third Indian bowler to take a hat trick in test matches.
Woeful Borussia Dortmund drop 3 points
Marco Reus? Jadon Sancho? Paco Alcacer? Alex Witsel. The key figure for Borussia Dortmund is the Belgian midfielder who helps Dortmund find stability in their midfield while providing further defensive capabilities.
Juventus vs Napoli Highlights: Juventus and Napoli play out a thriller
Juventus beat Napoli in a remarkable Serie A game as Kalidou Koulibaly’s injury-time own goal became the deciding factor negating the visitors’ three-goal comeback.
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Anthoine Hubert Death Accident: F2 Driver Anthoine Hubert Passes Away
Formula 2 racer, Anthoine Hubert passed away on August 31, 2019, after sustaining injuries in a horrific car crash during the feature race at Spa-Franco champs in Belgium for Belgian GP.
Premier League 2019 Arsenal vs Tottenham: North London Derby ends level
Arsenal put up a great fight after going 2 goals down to salvage a point from the London derby. The game started with both the managers making adjustments to their starting eleven.
Real Madrid vs Villarreal Match Result: Gareth Bale rescues a point at the cost of a red card
Gareth Bale was the hero for Real Madrid as he helped the Galacticos to come back on level points twice after going down against Villareal.
Novak Djokovic Retirement News: Djokovic takes retirement against Stan Wawrinka
It was a rematch of the 2016 US Open final, which Wawrinka won in four sets. Djokovic who has been battling a left shoulder injury as of late elected to retire in the third set when Wawrinka was leading by a breakpoint, this decision led to the fans booing the Serbian.
US Open Womens 2019: Naomi Osaka and Coco Gauff win hearts all over the world
Naomi Osaka beat 15-year-old Coco Gauff in straight sets 6-3, 6-1 in the third round of the US Open on Saturday but, it is what happened after the match that won hearts everywhere.
Australia vs England Ashes 4th Test 2019: Probable XI, Time and Venue
Australia will look to bounce back after their close defeat at Leeds while England will look to continue their winning run at Old Trafford. Both the teams will meet on 4th September 2019 for their 4th test match of the 5 match test series.
PSG sign Keylor Navas and Mauro Icardi
Paris Saint-Germain have completed the deal to sign Mauro Icardi on a season-long loan from Internazionale.
Cricket records: Virat Kohli becomes India’s most successful test captain
Virat Kohli became India’s most successful Test captain after the team thrashed West Indies in the second match of the test series by 257 runs in Jamaica on 02 September.
Veteran Mithali Raj to quit playing the shortest format of the game
Mithali Raj is a legendary name in Women’s International Cricket. She recently has quit playing the Twenty20 Internationals and is the current captain for India in Test cricket and One Day International cricket.
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Caribbean Premier League 2019 schedule, match, timing and teams
The Caribbean Premier League or CPL or CPLT20 is an annual Twenty20 cricket tournament that is held in the Caribbean. The league was started in 2013 and is currently sponsored by Hero MotoCorp.
Roger Federer vs Grigor Dimitrov Match Highlights
Roger Federer started the game quite well and won the first set 6-3 against Grigor Dimitrov. But, Dimitrov picked up the pace and started the second set with an awesome service.
Qatar reveals the emblem for the World Cup in 2022
The official emblem for the next World Cup which will be held in Qatar has been revealed by the management team in Qatar.
UEFA Men’s Player of the Year: Van Dijk, Ronaldo and Messi make the final three for Ballon D’or
FIFA announced a 10 man player list at the end of July. After that, initial votes were cast. Cristiano Ronaldo, Virgil Van Dijk, and Lionel Messi made the final three.
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CPL 2019: Caribbean Premier League 2019 owners, captains and coaches
2019 Caribbean Premier League is the seventh season of the CPL, the domestic Twenty20 cricket league in the West Indies. The league has started from 4 Sep 2019 to 12 Oct 2019.
Ashes 2019 4th Test Day 1 Highlights
Steve Smith continued his amazing form in the Ashes series, making an impressive unbeaten 60 as Australia’s opener’s failed to make a good start again.
South Africa tour of India 2019 series schedule, timing and matches
The South Africa cricket series is scheduled to be held in India during September and October 2019. There will be three Tests and three Twenty20 International (T20I) matches.
India vs Oman World Cup Qualifier Match Highlights
India and Oman played their first qualifier game for FIFA World Cup 2022 which will be held in Qatar, this game would also count as a qualifier for AFC Asia Cup.