Top Sports News Headlines Today, Oct 17, 2019: India-Pakistan PMs can confirm on shared series, says Ganguly

Saurav Ganguly is a new BCCI President.

Top Sports News Headlines Today, Oct 17, 2019: Newly inaugurated BCCI arch and former India captain Sourav Ganguly addressed a emanate of shared array between India and Pakistan, observant that cricket ties between a dual countries are theme to capitulation from a Prime Ministers of both sides.

During a media lecture on Thursday in Kolkata, Ganguly was asked about a resumption of India-Pakistan shared ties and a former cricketer replied, “You have to ask that doubt to Modi ji and a Pakistan Prime Minister.” READ MORE

Yashasvi Jaiswal’s List A batting normal goes over 100 with his lass double century (File photo)

On Wednesday, 17-year-old Mumbai opener Yashasvi Jaiswal became a youngest batsman in a universe to measure a double hundred in a 50-overs diversion with an innings of 203 in 154 balls opposite Jharkhand in a Vijay Hazare Trophy during Bengaluru.

Six years ago, during a age of 11, Jaiswal was staying with groundsmen inside a Muslim United Club’s tent in Mumbai’s iconic Azad Maidan after he was thrown out of a dairy emporium where he slept earlier. He was also offered pani puri. And chasing his cricket dream. READ MORE

Cheteshwar Pujara done sharp 81 and a smooth 58. (Source: AP)

Half-centuries blur like mid-risers vaporous by high-risers. Only 3 other Indian batsmen have managed half-centuries in a array so distant — Cheteshwar Pujara’s sharp 81 and a smooth 58, Ravindra Jadeja’s stirring 91 as India hurtled to a stipulation in Pune, and Ajinkya Rahane’s typically fighting 59.

These knocks competence not dawdle in a mind for any longer than a execution of a compare (if one is a cricket academic) or a day or a session. They competence not have remember value like a hundreds, nor cultured value, given a some-more professional approaches of Pujara and Rahane, or even standalone value in a retelling of a game. But these knocks, nonetheless, have contextual value, that gets confused in a bigger picture. READ MORE

The pull for India’s arriving Davis Cup tie was done behind in February. (File)

The Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) has come down heavily on a Indian counterpart, claiming a their Davis Cup group has ‘no intention’ of travelling to Islamabad to play a Group 1 Asia/Oceania tie scheduled in November.

The pull for a zonal tie was done behind in February, and it was creatively to be hold in September, during a Pakistan Sports Complex in Islamabad. READ MORE

El Clasico venue to shift? (Source: Reuters)

The detain of 9 Catalan separatist leaders on Monday and successive jail terms announced by a Supreme Court, for their roles in an bootleg referendum and successive unsuccessful autonomy bid, sparked protests and clashes opposite a region. And football isn’t untouched.

Spain’s tip football multiplication has asked that this month’s El Clasico compare between Barcelona and Real Madrid be changed from Barcelona to a collateral amid flourishing protests in Catalonia. It means a retreat fixture, scheduled for March, will take place in Barcelona. READ MORE