Latest and Trending Sports News Updates: Breaking News Today

Latest and Trending Sports News Updates: Breaking News Today
Latest and Trending Sports News Updates: Breaking News Today 

Bhuvneshwar breaks the record for winning the most Player of the Series awards by an Indian pacemaker

Team India fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar has broken the record for winning the most Player of the Series awards in international cricket by an Indian fast bowler. The 32-year-old earned his fourth Player of the Series award after taking six wickets in the five-game T20I series against South Africa. He edged out Zaheer Khan and Ishant Sharma, who had each won three.

Russian player Natela changes nationality to Georgia to avoid Wimbledon ban

Russian tennis player Natela Dzalamidze has changed her nationality to Georgia in order to participate in Wimbledon. The 29-year-old will play Serbian Aleksandra Krunic in the women's doubles event at Wimbledon. In April, the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) banned Russian and Belarusian players from competing at Wimbledon.

Medvedev's coach storms out of stadium after world number one yells at him, viral video

World number one Daniil Medvedev's coach Gilles Cervara stormed out of the stadium after the Russian male tennis player yelled at him during his Halle Open final against Hubert Hurkacz. In a video that has gone viral, Medvedev can be seen yelling at Cervara, who then gets up from his seat and runs out of the arena. Medvedev lost the final.

Irfan Pathan names his India XI for T20 World Cup 2022

Former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan named his team India playing XI for the T20 World Cup 2022. Irfan included KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma as starters, followed by Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav and Hardik Pandya. He preferred Dinesh Karthik as a goalkeeper over Rishabh Pant. Other players include Ravindra Jadeja, Harshal Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Jasprit Bumrah.

The pressure on Pant will increase to keep his place in the India T20I team: Parthiv

Parthiv Patel said pressure will "increase" on goalkeeper and batsman Rishabh Pant to keep his place in India's T20I squad when veteran players Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and KL Rahul return. "Besides, there will be a series before... the tour of England starts and Sanju Samson has a chance to do well there. There are also other options like Ishan Kishan and Dinesh Karthik," he added.

Chess helped me become who I am, it's time to give back: Anand

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand has said that the sport of chess has helped make him what he is today and that it is time he brought him back to the sport. "Compared to three or four years ago, I have reduced my time as an active player... The idea is to encourage more young people to take up chess," Anand said.

If they had to choose me, they would have selected me for the England tour: Saha

Wicketkeeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha has said that if he had been selected for his performance at IPL 2022, he would have been included in India's squad for the tour of England. "I don't think I'll be selected later because I was already informed by the coach and the chief selector," he added. Saha scored 317 runs in 11 matches at IPL 2022.

Travis Head will get regular place in Australia XI in future: Gilchrist

Former Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist has said that Travis Head will find a regular place in Australia's playing XI in the near future. "He will get a spot at the top of the order. I think he will be able to make the most of an impact there," Gilchrist said. Head has scored 23 and 70* in his two innings in Sri Lanka ODIs.

I don't see his name appearing: Gavaskar on Dhawan's chances of being in the T20 WC team

Speaking about starter Shikhar Dhawan's chances of being in India's T20 World Cup 2022 squad, Sunil Gavaskar said: "I don't see his name coming up." He added: "If he had to appear, he would have been in [the] current India team." "If he's not on this team, I don't see him ending up in the mix," he said.