TOP 10 Sports News: Top 10 news of 26 April.
KKR registered their second win in the current season of IPL. The team defeated Punjab Kings by 5 wickets in their sixth match. Both the teams have played 6–6 matches and have won 2–2 matches. KKR is at number five in the points table and Punjab Kings at number six.
New Delhi. KKR’s team got their first win in IPL after 4 consecutive defeats. The team defeated Punjab Kings by 5 wickets. Punjab scored 123 for 9 wickets in the first play. In response, KKR achieved the target by losing 5 wickets in the 17th over. For the first time in the T20 league, captain Oyen Morgan was able to perform amazing with the bat. He scored an unbeaten 47 and was elected Player of the Match. Meanwhile, the ICC has released the list of the teams qualifying for the women’s T20 for the next year’s Commonwealth Games. Here are the top 10 sports news of 26 April:
KKR got their first win in IPL 2021 after 4 consecutive defeats. KKR defeated Punjab Kings by 5 wickets. Punjab scored 123 for 9 wickets in the first play. In response, KKR achieved the target for 5 wickets in 16.4 overs. Rahul Tripathi scored 41 runs. This is KKR’s second win in 6 matches. Punjab has also won 2 matches in 6 matches. In the point table, KKR is at number five and Punjab is at number six.
Fast bowler Pat Cummins has come forward to help in the growing Corona case in India. He announced to give 50 thousand dollars i.e. about 37 lakh 36 thousand rupees to help in oxygen supply in PM Cares Fund. At the same time, he has also requested for help from other players.
Amid the growing Corona crisis in India, it has also worried the players in the safe bio bubble of the Indian Premier League. Apart from India’s experienced offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin, some Australian players have left the league in the middle. But the BCCI has made it clear that the game will continue.
In India, cases of Kovid-19 are increasing continuously. Meanwhile, Pakistan cricket team captain Babar Azam has given his message from social media. Babar Azam has written, ‘My prayers are with the people of India in this difficult time. This is the time, when solidarity must be shown and pray together. I appeal to all people to follow SOP as it is for our safety. Together we can do this.
Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting said that IPL 2021 has created the safest bio bubble in the world. But outside this, he is aware of the serious situation caused by Corona in India and also talks to the players about it. This great Australian player admitted that the IPL is a good change in this difficult period, but said that his team Corona constantly talks about the situation.
The condition has become uncontrollable due to coronavirus in the country. There is a huge shortage of oxygen in many states. Delhi is also included in this. In such a situation, former Indian cricketer and BJP MP Gautam Gambhir is trying to help the people suffering from oxygen crisis in Delhi in every possible way. His effort has been praised by former Indian opener and commentator Akash Chopra.
The ICC has announced the qualifying teams for the Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022. The games are to be played against the women’s T20. According to information received from the ICC, Australia, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa and West Indies have been confirmed in place. In such a situation, a contest can be seen between India and Pakistan.
Due to the increasing cases of Kovid-19, the proposed upcoming ISSF World Cup will not be held in Baku, Azerbaijan, just before the Tokyo Olympics. The tournament was to be held from June 21 to July 2 and this would have provided a good opportunity for the shooters who have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics.
Seven players of the Indian women’s hockey team including captain Rani Rampal and two members of the support staff have been found positive in the Kovid-19 investigation. The Sports Authority of India (SAI) said that these players and associate members had come to the Bangalore campus of Sai from their hometown and according to protocol, everyone was tested for corona virus on April 24 after completing the quarantine time.
Rafael Nadal has won another title of tennis career. Nadal proved his reign on clay court, winning the title by defeating Stephanos Sitsipas 6-4, 6-7, 7-5 in the final of the Barcelona Open. This is the 12th title of Nadal in this tournament. He did not play most of the tournaments due to the Corona epidemic last year and he had a poor start this season.