PSG Set Unbeaten Ligue 1 record With Lorient win
Paris Saint-Germain defeated Lorient 3-1 in the Ligue 1 at the Parc des Princes on Wednesday to set a new Ligue 1 record of going unbeaten for 33 games. Edinson Cavani, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Layvin Kurzawa scored for the home side while Raphael Guerreiro scored for Lorient. PSG now have a 24-point lead at the top of Ligue 1.
Virgo Super Kings Beat Libra Legends by 5 runs
Virgo Super Kings registered their first victory of the Masters Champions League after defeating the Libra Legends by 5 runs. The Super Kings scored 168/5 with Graeme Smith’s 57 as the highest. In reply, despite Michael Lumb’s 54 and skipper Jacques Kallis’ 48, the Legends were restricted to 163/4. Brad Hogg took three wickets for the Legends.
Eng Defeat SA By D/L Method In 1st ODI
England defeated South Africa by 39 runs by the Duckworth-Lewis method in the first ODI on Wednesday. Batting first, England scored 399/9 powered by Jos Buttler’s 105. In response, South Africa reached 250/5 in 33.3 overs riding on Quinton de Kock’s 138* when rain stopped the play, causing the Proteas to fall short of their revised target of 290.
Puneri Paltan Secure 38-20 Win Over Dabang Delhi
Puneri Paltan got their maiden win of the third season of Pro Kabaddi League by defeating Dabang Delhi 38-20 on Wednesday. After leading 16-9 at halftime, Pune kept on increasing the lead with the help of raids and tackles by Deepak Niwas Hooda and the skipper Manjeet Chillar, both of whom combined for 17 points.
Sehwag Helps Arabians Get 3rd Straight MCL Win
Gemini Arabians won their third successive match of the Masters Champions League (MCL) after defeating the Capricorn Commanders by 10 runs on Wednesday. Kumar Sangakkara’s 65 and Virender Sehwag’s 59 helped the Arabians to post 190/4. Ashwell Prince scored 44 as the Commanders were restricted to 180/8 by Muttiah Muralitharan’s 3 wickets.