Sports weekly roundup 09th to 13th December 2019. Here’s a roundup of all the sports events and news that created the buzz in India this week:
Sports weekly roundup 09th to 13th December 2019 –
UEL 2019: Arsenal struggle against Standard Liege
Unai Emery has been sacked but the problems still cease to exist for Arsenal FC. Freddie Ljungberg’s side needs to control games from the very start rather than coming in it at the very last minute.
Kohli, Rahul and Rohit in India’s top 10 of the latest ICC T20 International rankings
The news from the ICC T20I Batting Rankings is that Virat Kohli returns to top-10 while KL Rahul also gained 6th Rank in the latest rankings.
Pant Trolled on Twitter After his Duck Knock in Mumbai
In the recently concluded T20 International series between India and West Indies, the 3rd T20 International was played at Wankhede Stadium where Rishabh Pant returned to the pavilion without opening account, trolled badly on Twitter.
Bayern Munich hand Jose Mourinho his second defeat
Jose got his second loss which was handed to him last night but he didn’t seem much stuck up on the result as his decision to play a rotated squad will benefit his team in the longer run.
Cricket Stats 2019- Players who scored Highest in ODI and T20
Here are the players who scored most runs in ODI 2019, most runs in T20 2019, most runs in Test 2019, and players took most wickets in One-Day Internationals.
Mayank Agarwal to replace Injured Shikhar Dhawan for the One Day International Series against West Indies
India and West Indies will play the three-match One Day International series starting from Sunday, 15 December 2019.
Batting Fantasy Helped India to clinched the series at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai
It was the batting heroics that allowed an Indian victory in Mumbai. This inning was approached differently by the Indian openers.
Australia vs New Zealand Test Match 2019 timings, venue, playing xi and channel
The Kiwis will take on the Aussies on their tour of 2019. This battle will be ‘the best against the best’ in the longer format of the game.
UCL 2019: Borussia Dortmund and Liverpool make it to the knockout stages
Borussia Dortmund made their way into the Round of 16 by the skin of their teeth with a shaky performance against Slavia Prague at their home.
UCL 2019: Barcelona end Inter’s hope of reaching Round of 16
Ernesto Valverde made some interesting changes before Barcelona’s clash against Inter.
Will Hardik Pandya Make a comeback for the tour of New Zealand in March 2020?
India is set to tour New Zealand in the month of March next year. This series might just be a possibility for a comeback from the Indian pace bowling all-rounder Hardik Pandya who had sustained a lower back injury during the 2019 world cup which was played in England.
Will India play two Pink Ball Test Matches on their tour to Australia in 2021?
Team India is set to tour Australia in the year 2021 and possibly this can be the first-ever test series where two-day night test matches can be played.
MS Dhoni to return in the blue jersey from January 2020?
There has been yet another speculation regarding Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the finest wicket-keeper batsman that the country has produced. Some reports say that Mahi might return back to playing cricket in January 2020.
Captain Cool, Mahendra Singh Dhoni to produce TV show on Army officers
Most loved Indian cricketer, Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be creating an anthology where he will tell the stories of honoured army officers.
India Vs West Indies 3rd T20: A Wednesday Clash Between the Two T20 Giants
Will the Windies cause another problem for Team India in Mumbai like they did in the World T20 Champions 2016 semi-final match?
Ballon d or Award 2019 winner: Messi, The Greatest Ever
Lionel Messi won his sixth Ballon d’Or last weekend, making him the first player to reach this feat. Virgil Van Dijk, Leo Messi, and Sadio Mane were tipped as the favorites to win this prestigious trophy with some pundits predicting it can be a shocking win for Van Dijk.
VIVO IPL 2020 Schedule, Team Squad, Players, Points Table and Ranking
VIVO IPL 2020 schedule is eagerly awaited. We’ll update the list very soon. In 2019 IPL, Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings by 1 run and won the title.
Lendi Simmons was the Hero for West Indies in the series-levelling win Over India at Trivandrum
A golden opportunity was wasted by the men in blue yesterday. It was a magnificent chance for them to seal the series at Trivandrum itself but the Indian batsmen couldn’t step up and accelerate and that is what helped the West Indies in levelling the series to 1 all.
The Pitch Report for the 2nd T20 International Match at Thiruvananthapuram
The second T20 International match of the three-match T20 International series will be played on Sunday 08th December 2019 at Thiruvananthapuram.
West Indies will look to bounce back and India will look for another series win at home
West Indies Tour of India has started on a good note as both the teams had a hard-fought battle in Hyderabad. But India was too good and won the 1st T20 International match by 6 wickets.
India vs West Indies: Kohli’s masterstroke sealed an Indian Win at Hyderabad
It was an awesome batting effort from the King of International cricket which allowed India to chase a stiff target down put up by the visitors West Indies.