Daily Sports Round Up From Around The Globe On 21st October, 2017

Right here is Sportzwiki’s every day information round-up, that includes prime sports activities information from around the globe, on 21st October 2017. We convey you the information from sporting occasions like cricket, hockey, WWE and badminton which took over the eye of all of the sports activities fans.

Pakistan thrash Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in fourth ODI:

The win was Pakistan’s eighth on the trot (Credit: AFP)

Sri Lanka’s horror run in One-Day Internationals continues as Pakistan battered the Islanders by seven wickets within the penultimate recreation of the collection to go Four-Zero up within the five-match collection. Batting first, the Islanders didn’t give you a great batting efficiency as soon as once more and have been all out for paltry 173 within the 44th over.

In reply, the hosts have been in a spot of trouble after being lowered to 58 for Three however an unbeaten 119-run stand between the in-form Babar Azam and Shoaib Malik guided them dwelling with utmost ease ultimately. Azam performed a affected person knock of 69 off 101 balls whereas Malik remained unbeaten on  the identical rating off 81 balls.

India begin favourites in opposition to New Zealand:

India haven’t misplaced an ODI collection this 12 months (Credit: BCCI)

But to misplaced a collection this 12 months along with make it to the ultimate of the Champions Trophy, high-flying India will begin overwhelming favourites once they tackle the tough New Zealand in a three-match ODI collection, beginning in Mumbai on Sunday (October 22).

The subsequent two video games of the collection can be performed on October 25 and October 29 in Pune and Kanpur respectively.

Denmark open: Srikanth stuns Viktor Axelsen, Saina Nehwal crashes out:

Srikanth beat 14-21 22-20 21-7 (Credit: Reuters)

It was a combined Friday (October 20) for Indians within the Denmark Open as Kidambi Srikanth superior to the semifinals with a shocking come-from-behind win in opposition to native hero and World champion Viktor Axelsen in males’s singles quarterfinals whereas one other medal prospect Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy.

Srikanth got here from one set all the way down to beat the reigning World No.1 14-21 22-20 21-7. Alternatively, Saina misplaced 10-21 13-21 in opposition to World no 5 Akane Yamaguchi whereas Prannoy, who had surprised three-times Olympics silver medalist Lee Chong Wei, suffered a 13-21 18-21 loss to World No. 2 Korean Son Wan Ho.

Pink-hot India tackle Pakistan in Asia Cup:

India thrashed Malaysia 6-2

Buoyed by the Four wins in 5 video games together with a powerful 6-2 win over Malaysia within the final recreation, India will begin because the agency favourites once they tackle arch-rivals Pakistan of their third and last Tremendous Four match of the 10th males’s Asia Cup on Saturday.

Barring the 1-1 draw in opposition to South Korea, India have regarded completely unstoppable within the event and are all however positive of a spot within the last, Pakistan want an enormous win and different outcomes to go their technique to make it to the summit conflict.

Defend reunion delayed as Kurt Angle gears up for return to wrestling ring:

Kurt Angle will make his first in-ring look for WWE in additional than 11 years.

The followers must wait a bit longer to see the Defend reunion as Roman Reigns and Bray Wyatt can be not be part of WWE’s Tables Ladders and Chairs (TLC) occasion scheduled for Sunday. Reigns and Wyatt can be unable to compete because of an unspecified viral an infection and consequently, WWE Corridor of Famer and present RAW GM Kurt Angle will make his first in-ring look for WWE in additional than 11 years.

Angle will now be part of two different members of the Defend- Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose of their Three-on-5 handicapped match in opposition to The Miz, Sheamus, Cesaro, Braun Strowman and Kane.  Alternatively, AJ Kinds will substitute Wyatt to make a one-night-only look on RAW to combat Finn Balor.