Sports Round Up:
- Bilateral Series: Sri-Lanka sruggling at the end of day 2 play at Palkella. After being humbled for 135 in their first innings, following-on they were 19/1 at stumps. Earlier in the day, India, powered by late blitz-krieg by Hardik Pandya (108) who went on to score a brilliant ton, ended the innings at 487.
- Carribean Premier League: Trinbago Knight Riders rode to their fourth win of the season at the back of Sunil Narine’s allround effort on Saturday. After restricting Barbados Tridents batsmen with some tight bowling, the southpaw unleashed his all-out attack approach on the visiting bowlers and scored a 45-ball 79.
- Host: Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) will host a charity match between World XI and Sri Lanka XI on September 8 in a Twenty20 match scheduled to be played at Kettarama.
- This day, that year: Robin Jackman, cricketer (England medium-pacer early eighties) in 1945 , Bruce French, cricketer (England wicketkeeper in 16 Tests 1986-88) in 1959 , Neil Mallender, cricketer (England pace bowler in two Tests 1992) in 1961 were born today. Happy Birthday !
- Results: Yesterday’s premier league results-
Brighton Manchester City 0 : 2 Chelsea Burnley 2 : 3 Crystal Palace Huddersfield 0 : 3 Everton Stoke City 1 : 0 Southampton Swansea 0 : 0 West Brom Bournemouth 1 : 0 Watford Liverpool 3 : 3
- Transfer Rumors: Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has reignited speculation over his future by confessing he would like to return to AC Milan.
- Dijon totake on young Monaco in League 1 clash today.
- PSG to take on Guingamp. Neymar included in the side.
- Barcelona to take on Real Madrid in Spanish Super Cup.
- Just In- Spurs defeated New Castle 2-0 in an away game.
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Pic credits: Sky Sports