Sports Wrap-Up: Yashasvi Jaiswal breaks IPL record for fastest half-century , Marcelo Bielsa to take charge of Uruguay head coach, and More Important Sports News of the Day
For F1 fans in India, Hotstar’s loss of streaming rights to Bengaluru FC beat ATK Mohun Bagan to reach the final, here are the most important sports stories of the day.
Yashasvi Jaiswal breaks IPL record for fastest half-century; smashes fifty in 13 balls in absolute freak show vs KKR
Yashasvi Jaiswal broke the record for fastest half-century during the game against Kolkata Knight Riders on Thursday. Know More.
Jay Shah’s tweet on Yashasvi Jaiswal sparks ‘selection guaranteed’ in Indian side rumours
Jay Shah hailed Yashasvi Jaiswal for smacking the fastest fifty in IPL history and it ignited reactions on Twitter that his selection was guaranteed. Know More.
Watch: Sanju Samson blocks wide to let Yashasvi Jaiswal score century, fans reminded of Dhoni’s act for Kohli
Sanju Samson’s incredible act to let Yashasvi Jaiswal score a century in KKR vs RR IPL match reminded fans of Dhoni’s gesture for Kohli in 2014 T20 World Cup. Know More.
For F1 fans in India, Hotstar’s loss of streaming rights is sign of larger malaise
IPL wasn’t the only sport Disney+ Hotstar lost streaming rights to in the recent past; Formula 1 was as well. Know More.
Bengaluru FC beat ATK Mohun Bagan to reach final
Both the teams held strong for a significant period in the shootouts but ATKMB finally perished courtesy a great save by Bengaluru goalkeeper and skipper Sharon. Know More.
Marcelo Bielsa to take charge of Uruguay head coach
Marcelo Bielsa has reached an agreement to be the head coach of Uruguay’s national team on a contract that runs until the 2026 World Cup, according to local media reports. Know More.
Juventus score late to salvage draw with Sevilla in Europa League semis
Gatti headed in the equalizer in the seventh minute of added time in Turin to keep alive the Italian team’s hopes for a European trophy after a long drought. Know More.
India draw Australia, Syria in tough Group B at 2024 AFC Asian Cup
The Indian men’s football team on Thursday drew a tough group as it was clubbed with heavyweights Australia, Syria and Uzbekistan in the 2024 AFC Asian Cup. Know More.
Messi set for return as PSG farewell looms
After two uninspiring years in France, Messi looks set to play in Saudi Arabia next season as part of a blockbuster deal. Know More.
‘Carlos Alcaraz is the player to beat on clay’: Novak Djokovic
Carlos Alcaraz could leapfrog Novak Djokovic into top spot in the rankings after the ongoing Italian Open. Know More.