Hyderabad: With plenty of sporting actions taking place around the world, here are top 10 sports news of the day:
India in England: Kuldeep's mystery creates history
India's chinaman Kuldeep Yadav was at his best as he recorded his career's best ODI figures (6/25) against England in Trent Bridge, On Thursday. Kuldeep's 6/27 is best figures by any left-arm spinner in ODIs beating his countryman Murali Karthik, who picked 6/27 against Australia in 2007.
Imran Khan has illegitimate Indian children: Ex-wife
Reham Khan, ex-wife of Imran Khan, has claimed that former Pakistani cricket team captain has five illegitimate children and some of them are Indian.
Abhishek Nayar Appointed Head Coach of KKR Academy
Mumbai all-rounder Abhishek Nayar, who was a part of KKR’s support staff during IPL 2018, will serve as the head coach of the franchise's newly set up academy. KKR CEO and MD Venky Mysore announced Nayar’s appointment via a media release on Wednesday.
Shashi Tharoor questions BCCI's policy of clearing Yo-Yo test
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor took to twitter to slam BCCI's decision of making the Yo-Yo test as the benchmark for the selection in the Indian cricket teams.
Ronaldo to retire at Juventus
Cristiano Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes has revealed that the Portugal superstar will retire at Juventus, the club he just joined from Real Madrid.
2018 FIFA WC: Semi-final celebrations cause earthquake in Croatia
The celebrations across Croatia following the Croatian football team's semi-final win against England at the 2018 FIFA World Cup caused small earthquakes in the country, local seismologists said on Thursday.
FIFA WC: Modric lashes out at English media after semi-final win
Croatia captain Luka Modric feels that the English media underestimated his team who came from behind to knock England out of the FIFA World Cup with a 2-1 semi-final win
Croatia's Vida apologizes to Russia over Ukraine slogan
Croatia defender Domagoj Vida has apologized to Russia for saying "Glory to Ukraine!" after his country's World Cup quarter-final win over the hosts last week. Vida has been in the spotlight ever since he was heard in a video which saying "Glory to Ukraine!"
Wimbledon: Serena to take on Kerber in women's final
Former World No.1 Serena Williams thrashed Germany's Julia Gorges 6-2 6-4 to reach the Wimbledon final for the tenth time in her career on Thursday. The twenty three-time grand slam champion will now take on Germany's Angelique Kerber, who defeated Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko 6-3 6-3 in the other semi-final.
Hima creates history for Indian athletics
India's Hima Das created history by winning the gold medal in the women's 400 metre event at the IAAF World U20 Championships on Thursday. Hima registered a time of 51.46 seconds in the final at the Ratina Stadium to become the first Indian athlete to win gold in a world championship across all age groups.