Sports News http://www.sahilonline.net/en/sports-news SahilOnline, Leading news portal from Coastal Karnataka, bringing you latest updates from the Coast, State, Nation and the World, in Kannada, Urdu and English. Sports News Tahir rested from Proteas ODI squad against Sri Lanka http://www.sahilonline.net/en/tahir-rested-from-proteas-odi-squad-against-sri-lanka South Africa leg-spinner Imran Tahir has been rested ahead of five-match one-day international series against Sri Lanka starting next month. Kabul Express set for 'Test' run in and against India http://www.sahilonline.net/en/kabul-express-set-for-test-run-in-and-against-india Statistically, it's a classic David vs Goliath showdown but contextually, it's the beginning of a historic new chapter in international cricket as world No.1 India take on a war-ravaged-but-resilient Afghanistan in their first ever Test match, here tomorrow Sunil Chhetri scores a brace as India beat Kenya to win Intercontinental Cup http://www.sahilonline.net/en/sunil-chhetri-scores-a-brace-as-india-beat-kenya-to-win-intercontinental-cup Inspirational Indian captain Sunil Chhetri scored a brace to put himself on par with Lionel Messi and lead the home side to Intercontinental Cup title triumph with a 2-0 win over Kenya in the summit clash here on Sunday. French Open: Nadal wins record 11th title http://www.sahilonline.net/en/french-open-nadal-wins-record-11th-title World No. 1 and Spaniard tennis star Rafael Nadal outclassed Dominic Thiem of Austria in the men's final match of French Open to lift a record 11th Roland Garros title here on Sunday. Women's Asia Cup: Bangladesh pip India to win maiden title http://www.sahilonline.net/en/womens-asia-cup-bangladesh-pip-india-to-win-maiden-title Indian women faced abject humiliation after Bangladesh beat the six-time champions by three wickets to win their maiden Asia Cup trophy here today... Rain curtails Afghanistan's first training session ahead of Test debut http://www.sahilonline.net/en/rain-curtails-afghanistans-first-training-session-ahead-of-test-debut Rain played spoilsport on Afghanistan's first practice session ahead of its historic Test debut against India as the minnows were forced to wind up its nets 45 minutes ahead of the scheduled time, here today Dominant Indian women crush Pakistan by 7 wickets http://www.sahilonline.net/en/dominant-indian-women-crush-pakistan-by-7-wickets-read-more-at-httpswwwdeccanheraldcomsportsdominant-indian-women-crush-pakistan-7-wickets-674066html A dominant India sailed into the final of the women's Asia Cup Twenty20 tournament with a seven-wicket drubbing of arch-rivals Pakistan in their last round-robin match here on Saturday. Virat Kohli among world's highest-paid athletes: Forbes http://www.sahilonline.net/en/virat-kohli-among-worlds-highest-paid-athletes-forbes-read-more-at-httpswwwdeccanheraldcomsportsvirat-kohli-among-worlds-highest-paid-athletes-forbes-673561html India cricket captain Virat Kohli is among the world's highest-paid athletes, according to a Forbes' compilation topped by American boxing champion Floyd Mayweather. Rampaging Rashid takes Afghanistan to series sealing win http://www.sahilonline.net/en/rampaging-rashid-takes-afghanistan-to-series-sealing-win Rashid Khan today produced another magical spell of spin bowling as Afghanistan wrapped up a six wicket win over Bangladesh to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match T20 series. Indian football star Sunil Chhetri surprised by fans' reaction on Twitter http://www.sahilonline.net/en/indian-football-star-sunil-chhetri-surprised-by-fans-reaction-on-twitter India football captain Sunil Chhetri on Sunday admitted that he never thought his emotional video on social media seeking support for the national team would create so much impact and has thanked star cricketer Virat Kohli for his backing. Ben Stokes to miss Scotland ODI, start of Australia series due to hamstring injury http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ben-stokes-to-miss-scotland-odi-start-of-australia-series-due-to-hamstring-injury England all-rounder Ben Stokes had been ruled out of the one-day international against Scotland next weekend and the "first part" of the five-match series against Australia with a torn hamstring, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced Sunday. India's first national sports university to be set up in Manipur http://www.sahilonline.net/en/indias-first-national-sports-university-to-be-set-up-in-manipur After the Union Cabinet on May 23 approved an ordinance to set up the country's first national sports university in Imphal, President Ram Nath Kovind gave his assent to the ordinance on Friday. Pakistan collapse gives England early edge in second Test http://www.sahilonline.net/en/pakistan-collapse-gives-england-early-edge-in-second-test Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed was left pondering his decision to bat first after a collapse handed England the advantage on the first day of the second Test at Headingley on Friday. I am innocent, will challenge suspension: Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu http://www.sahilonline.net/en/i-am-innocent-will-challenge-suspension-weightlifter-sanjita-chanu Indian weightlifter Sanjita Chanu today said she will challenge the provisional suspension imposed on her for allegedly failing a dope test, insisting that she is innocent. Dinesh Karthik in line to replace injured Wriddhiman Saha for India-Afghanistan Test http://www.sahilonline.net/en/dinesh-karthik-in-line-to-replace-injured-wriddhiman-saha-for-india-afghanistan-test Dinesh Karthik is likely to get a shot at Test redemption -- as a replacement for the injured wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha -- for the one-off historic encounter against Afghanistan in Bengaluru from June 14. Nepal, Scotland among teams inducted in ICC ODI rankings http://www.sahilonline.net/en/nepal-scotland-among-teams-inducted-in-icc-odi-rankings The ICC on Friday included Nepal, Netherlands, Scotland and the UAE in their ODI rankings list apart from the 12 existing countries. India thrash Chinese Taipei 5-0 in tournament opener http://www.sahilonline.net/en/india-thrash-chinese-taipei-5-0-in-tournament-opener Captain Sunil Chhetri led from the front with a hat-trick as hosts India flexed their muscles and outplayed Chinese Taipei 5-0 to begin their campaign on a rousing note in the four-nation Intercontinental Cup here tonight. Vikas Gowda, India's only male Commonwealth Games gold medallist discus thrower, retires http://www.sahilonline.net/en/vikas-gowda-indias-only-male-commonwealth-games-gold-medallist-discus-thrower-retires Top discus thrower Vikas Gowda today retired after competing at the highest level for more than 15 years, during which he became the first and only Indian male to win a Commonwealth Games medal in the discipline. We are in a tough group in Asian Cup, says Gurpreet Singh Sandhu http://www.sahilonline.net/en/we-are-in-a-tough-group-in-asian-cup-says-gurpreet-singh-sandhu Indian football team goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu on Wendnesday said that his side have been placed in a tough group in next year’s Asian Cup and the players will have to give their best to make an impact in the tournament. ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: The countdown begins http://www.sahilonline.net/en/icc-cricket-world-cup-2019-the-countdown-begins Today marks a year to go until the greatest celebration of cricket, the ICC Cricket World Cup, gets underway when hosts England take on South Africa at The Oval in London on May 30, 2019. Pro Kabaddi League 2018 Auctions: Fazel Atrachali first player to enter 1 crore club http://www.sahilonline.net/en/pro-kabaddi-league-2018-auctions-fazel-atrachali-first-player-to-enter-1-crore-club  Iran's Fazel Atrachali on Wednesday became the first player in the history of Pro Kabaddi League to enter the 1 crore club after he was fetched by U Mumba, in the auctions here. BCCI set to increase selectors’ salaries http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bcci-set-to-increase-selectors-salaries The BCCI has decided to reward the three national selectors with increased remuneration besides doubling the fees of umpires, scorers and video analysts. Messi warms up for World Cup with hat-trick against Haiti http://www.sahilonline.net/en/messi-warms-up-for-world-cup-with-hat-trick-against-haiti Lionel Messi warmed up for next month's FIFA World Cup with a hat-trick as he inspired Argentina to a morale-boosting 4-0 win over Haiti in a pre-tournament friendly here. Banned Warner, Bancroft sign up for Northern Territory comp http://www.sahilonline.net/en/banned-warner-bancroft-sign-up-for-northern-territory-comp Australian batsmen David Warner and Cameron Bancroft have signed up for a limited overs tournament in Northern Territory in July as they look to return to cricket in the wake of the ball-tampering scandal which saw them banned from the national team. Wriddhiman Saha suffers thumb injury, doubtful for India vs Afghanistan Test http://www.sahilonline.net/en/wriddhiman-saha-suffers-thumb-injury-doubtful-for-india-vs-afghanistan-test A thumb injury to India's Test wicket-keeper Wriddhiman Saha has made him a doubtful starter for the one-off Test against Afghanistan starting in Bengaluru from June 14. Loris Karius: Police investigate death threats to Liverpool goalkeeper http://www.sahilonline.net/en/loris-karius-police-investigate-death-threats-to-liverpool-goalkeeper Police are investigating death threats made to Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius after two of his mistakes played a major part in the English Premier League side's 3-1 Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid. CEAT awards: Virat Kohli, Rashid Khan, Harmanpreet Kaur bag top honours http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ceat-awards-virat-kohli-rashid-khan-harmanpreet-kaur-bag-top-honours India skipper Virat Kohli has emerged as the International Cricketer of the Year at the CEAT Cricket Ratings awards which were presented here on Monday. Being dropped from ODIs gives more time to prepare for England Tests: Ajinkya Rahane http://www.sahilonline.net/en/being-dropped-from-odis-gives-more-time-to-prepare-for-england-tests-ajinkya-rahane Ajinkya Rahane is an eternal optimist, who is ready to find a silver lining in everything, including his rejection from India's limited-overs team. AB de Villiers' retirement a blow to South Africa's World Cup bid: Ottis Gibson http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ab-de-villiers-retirement-a-blow-to-south-africas-world-cup-bid-ottis-gibson Coach Ottis Gibson admitted on Monday that the retirement from international cricket of AB de Villiers was a blow to South Africa's hopes of winning the Cricket World Cup next year. BCCI Decides To Wait and Watch on Pitch-Fixing Sting http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bcci-decides-to-wait-and-watch-on-pitch-fixing-sting he BCCI on Sunday reacted cautiously to a sting operation which alleged pitch doctoring in three Test matches featuring India, saying it would consider action against implicated former cricketer Robin Morris only if he is found guilty in an ongoing ICC probe. Overwhelmed by response to Fitness Challenge: Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore http://www.sahilonline.net/en/overwhelmed-by-response-to-fitness-challenge-rathore Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Saturday said that he was overwhelmed by the positive response to his ‘fitness challenge’ campaign Hockey India names 48 players for Senior Women's National Camp http://www.sahilonline.net/en/hockey-india-names-48-players-for-senior-womens-national-camp Hockey India on Saturday named 48 players for the senior women national camp to be held from May 28 to June 9 at the Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru, ahead of the Spain Tour and FIH Women's World Cup. Japan wins badminton’s Uber Cup for first time in 37 years http://www.sahilonline.net/en/badminton-japan-wins-uber-cup Top-seeded Japan beat host Thailand in Saturday’s final to capture its first Uber Cup women’s team badminton championship since 1981. World Cup 2018: Mexico will reach the final and win it, says Hector Moreno http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mexico-will-only-enter-the-world-cup-with-the-intention-of-winning-says-moreno Mexico head to the World Cup in Russia with a clear objective, to reach the final and win it, defender Hector Moreno said. Watson fires CSK to third IPL title http://www.sahilonline.net/en/watson-fires-csk-to-third-ipl-title Chennai Super Kings completed a fairy tale comeback from disgrace to glory, clinching their third IPL title after imposing all-rounder Shane Watson single-handedly hammered Sunrises Hyderabad into submission with a blazing hundred in the final here today Delhi to host shooting meet after Nipah virus scare forces venue shift http://www.sahilonline.net/en/delhi-to-host-shooting-meet-after-nipah-virus-scare The Nipah virus threat in Kerala has prompted the national shooting federation to shift the 18th Kumar Surendra Singh Memorial Championship to Delhi. Real Madrid beat Liverpool 3-1 to win Champions League http://www.sahilonline.net/en/real-madrid-beat-liverpool-3-1-to-win-champions-league Gareth Bale scored twice including an incredible overhead kick after coming off the bench as Real Madrid defeated Liverpool 3-1 in the Champions League final in Kiev. AB de Villiers retires from international cricket http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ab-de-villiers-retires-from-international-cricket Former South Africa captain and batting mainstay A B de Villiers today announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket, saying that he has run “out of gas“. Lionel Messi wins fifth European Golden Shoe award http://www.sahilonline.net/en/lionel-messi-wins-fifth-european-golden-shoe-award Barcelona star striker Lionel Messi has been confirmed to pick the prestigious fifth European Golden Shoe award of his career after finishing the campaign as top La Liga goal scorer. Seven young Indian golfers qualify for Asian Games http://www.sahilonline.net/en/seven-young-indian-golfers-qualify-for-asian-games Seven young golfers, including Diksha Dagar and Aadil Bedi, have qualified to represent India at the 18th Asian Games, scheduled to be held in Indonesia in August. Ashwin's leadership is helping Mujeeb evolve: KXIP coach Hodge http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ashwins-leadership-is-helping-mujeeb-evolve-kxip-coach-hodge Leadership plays an important role in a player's development and young Afghanistan spinner Mujeeb ur Rahman's improved performance has a lot to do with playing under the wings of Ravichandran Ashwin, Kings XI Punjab chief coach Brad Hodge insisted today. Hyderabad wins third consecutive match; leads table http://www.sahilonline.net/en/hyderabad-wins-third-consecutive-match-leads-table Captain Kane Williamson led from the front with a solid fifty as Sunrisers Hyderabad shrugged off initial wobble to beat Kolkata Knight Riders by five wickets in their IPL match in Kolkata on April 14. Calm Shreyasi strikes gold in double trap http://www.sahilonline.net/en/calm-shreyasi-strikes-gold-in-double-trap Shreyasi Singh shot her way to a career-best show to win the gold medal in the women’s double trap while there was a bronze each for Om Mitharval and Ankur Mittal in the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday. Cricket for communal harmony: Muslim United Club to organize tournament in Karwar http://www.sahilonline.net/en/cricket-for-communal-harmony-muslim-united-club-to-organize-tournament-in-karwar The Muslim United Club of Karwar will be organizing Uttar-Kannada district level overarm tennis ball cricket tournament in Maladevi ground, Karwar from 13th April to 22nd April 2018. Brilliant Manu nails gold, Heena wins silver http://www.sahilonline.net/en/brilliant-manu-nails-gold-heena-wins-silver Manu Bhaker was in a league of her own as she shattered two records en route to adding the Commonwealth Games gold medal. Mangaluru Premier League cricket tourney to kick-off from 30 March in Riyadh http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mangalore-premier-league-cricket-tournament-to-be-held-in-riyadh-on-30-march Mangaluru/Riyadh: Mangaluru Cricket Association Riyadh to Host MPL (Mangaluru Premier League) T-15 Cricket tournament for the very first time in Riyadh, starting from March 30, 2018. Bizarre ways of ball tampering: Mint, zipper, teeth and now sandpaper http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bizarre-ways-of-ball-tampering-mint-zipper-teeth-and-now-sandpaper Teeth, zipper, mint and add sandpaper to it now, the desperation to extract reverse swing in unfavourable conditions has driven international teams to find bizarre ways to tamper the ball. 'Cruel betrayal': Cricket's heart broken in Australia over ball-tampering http://www.sahilonline.net/en/cruel-betrayal-crickets-heart-broken-in-australia-over-ball-tampering Being Australia's cricket captain is widely seen as the second most important job in the country behind the prime minister. Many would argue it holds even more prestige. BIFA to represent Karnataka 7 team in All India Senior National Football 7 tourney http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bifa-to-represent-karnataka-state-in-all-india-senior-national-football7-tourney Bhatkal Inter Football Association (BIFA) is all set to start its journey in the national level games as it will be representing Karnataka State in All India Senior National Football 7 championship 2018 'Bhatkal Sports Academy' to be launched soon http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal-sports-academy-to-be-launched-soon Bhatkalsports.com issued a press release recently here announcing the launch of its desirous project of new sports academy by next few weeks in Bhatkal. India beat South Africa by 28 runs in first T20I http://www.sahilonline.net/en/india-beat-south-africa-by-28-runs-in-first-t20i India defeated South Africa by 28 runs in the opening twenty20 international to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series here today. Virat is best batsman in world cricket: Shastri http://www.sahilonline.net/en/virat-is-best-batsman-in-world-cricket-shastri India’s head coach Ravi Shastri feels that the sheer impact of Virat Kohli’s brilliance makes him “world’s best batsman” at the moment. Arrows rally to hold Vasco 2-2 in I-League http://www.sahilonline.net/en/arrows-rally-to-hold-vasco-2-2-in-i-league Young guns from Indian Arrows showed a lot of heart as they rallied twice holding defending defending champions Aizawl FC to a creditable 2-2 draw in an I-League encounter, here today. Imran Tahir claims racial abuse by Indian fan http://www.sahilonline.net/en/tahir-claims-racial-abuse-by-indian-fan South African spinner Imran Tahir has alleged that he was racially abused by an Indian fan during the fourth ODI against India in Johannesburg on Saturday, prompting the country’s board to launch an investigation. South Africa team manager Mohammed Moosajee said the tweaker was abused while he was carrying out his duties as the 12th man in the match that India lost by five wickets. IPL Player Auction 2018: Expected Good Bid But Not Such Huge Amount, Says Jaydev Unadkat http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ipl-player-auction-2018-expected-good-bid-but-not-such-huge-amount-says-jaydev-unadkat Overwhelmed by "surreal" bidding for him during the IPL auction, it took Jaydev Unadkat some time to believe that franchises were so willing to break their banks to grab a fast bowler. Unadkat was training with his Saurashtra teammates in Rajkot for the upcoming Vijay Hazare Trophy and asked team physio to inform him when his name comes up for bidding during the IPL auctions. Asadullah outclassed Lion to lift 'YMSA NGT-Bhatkal Trophy' championship title in the final http://www.sahilonline.net/en/asadullah-outclassed-lion-to-lift-ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-trophy-championship-title-in-the-final A dominant Asadullah Sports Association stamped their authority with a crushing 5-wicket win over Lion Sports Center in the final match of the YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy at taluka stadium, Bhatkal on Sunday. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Asadullah thrashes ANFA; to meet Lion in the final http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-asadullah-thrashes-anfa-to-meet-lion-in-the-finals Team Asadullah managed to knock ANFA by 2 wickets in the semi-final to meet Lion in the final at taluka stadium, Bhatkal on Saturday afternoon. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Lion enters into finals after defeating Azad by 2 wickets http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-lion-enters-into-finals-after-defeating-azad-by-2-wickets Lion Sports Center (LSC) made its way into finals after defeating Azad Youth Club (AYC) by 2 wickets in the semis played at YMSA stadium, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: ANFA beat USFA by 27 runs http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-anfa-beat-usfa-by-27-runs In the super eight league of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy, ANFA knocked USFA by 27 runs making straight its way into semis in the tournament played at Taluka stadium, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Team Asadullah enters into semis after thrilling win over Manki NSA http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-team-asadullah-enters-into-semis-after-thrilling-win-over-manki-na Team Asadullah Sports Association (ASA) was fruitful in entering into semis after knocking Manki NSA by 10 runs in YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy being played at Taluka stadium here at Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Abdullah-Mudassir records highest partnership of 118* as Azad massacred Moonstar http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-abdullah-mudassir-records-highest-partnership-of-118-as-azad-massacred-moonstar Abdullah Bette and Mudassir Beary completely massacred the Moonstar’s bowling attack at taluka stadium on Wednesday, in which Abdullah and Mudassir scored 37 runs off 25 balls and 62 off 40 balls respectively to hand their team a 10 wickets victory. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Ikrama's all-round performance guides Lion to an easy win over Sunshine http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-ikramas-all-round-performance-guides-lion-to-an-easy-win-over-sunshine Bhatkal: All-rounder Ikrama Motia inspired Lion Sports Center by smashing rollicking 68 of 29 deliveries with 4 boundaries and 6 sixes, while in the bowling, he claimed 3 wickets giving just 10 runs against team Sunshine in the YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: 3 time man of the match Hameed sails ANFA to a 13-run victory over Azad Youth Club http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-hameed-a-third-time-man-of-the-match-inspires-anfa-to-register-victory-over-azad-youth-club-by-13-runs Man of the match, Abdul Hameed Gawai was a star performer of the match claiming 3 wickets of Azad Youth Club, was successful again in inspiring ANFA to register a victory by 13 runs in YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy played at YMSA stadium, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Despite Zaid's 77, Asadullah Association fails to restrict Lion Sports Center from reaching target http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-despite-zaids-77-asadullah-association-fails-to-restrict-lion-sports-center-from-reaching-target Despite Zaid Kazia's 77, Asadullah Association lost to Lion Sports Center by 2 wickets in the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Nasrullah's hittings, Zakwan's bowling guide Moonstar to knock USFA by 13 runs http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-nasrullahs-hittings-zakwans-bowling-guide-moonstar-to-knock-usfa-by-13-runs Efficient players of Moonstar, Nasrullah Askeri hit rollicking 99 of 59 deliveries smashing 13 boundaries and 4 sixes, while Zakwan claimed 4 wickets giving 29 runs helping their team to knock USFA by 13 runs in YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Bapu brothers lead Manki NSA to an easy win over Sunshine http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-bapu-brothers-lead-manki-nsa-to-an-easy-win-over-sunshine Uzaif Hasan Bapu hit 44 of 21 deliveries, while Salman Hasan Bapu claimed 3 wickets giving 21 runs guiding Manki NSA to a thrilling win over Sunshine by 6-wickets in YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Imran Lanka smashes his way into record books hammering 114*, helps ANFA to crush Moonstar by 9-wicket http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-imran-lanka-smashes-his-way-into-record-books-hammering-114-helps-anfa-to-crush-moonstar-by-9-wicket Bhatkal: A star performer of the match, Syed Imran Lanka smashed his way into the record books hitting unbeaten 114 of 44 deliveries which helped ANFA to easily crush Moonstar by 9 wickets in the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy in Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Team Asadullah defeat Sunshine by 5 runs http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-team-asadullah-defeat-sunshine-by-5-runs Asadullah defeated Sunshine by 5 runs in the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy, played at YMSA stadium, Bhatkal today afternoon. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Mudassir of Azad smashes 56*, Waseem claims 5 wickets; thrash USFA by 8-wicket http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-mudassir-of-ayc-smashes-56-waseem-claims-5-wickets-thrash-usfa-by-8-wicke It was a match for Azad Youth Club, a team which gave an outstanding performance in batting as well as in bowling in the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy in Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Lion Sports Center gets 5-wicket win against Manki NSA http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-lion-sports-center-gets-5-wicket-win-against-manki-nsa In the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy, Lion Sports Center lashed over Manki NSA getting an easy win by 5-wickets, played at YMSA ground, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Ahmed hammers 59, shines in the ground guiding 5-wicket win to Sunshine against Al-Eman http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-ahmeds-59-shines-guiding-5-wicket-win-to-sunshine-against-al-eman Ahmed Ibrahim Mohtesham was a star performer of the match giving a high volt batting performance hitting 8 boundaries and 2 sixes that helped Sunshine Sports Center hammer Al-Eman Sports Center by 5-wickets in the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy in Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Faizan, Siddharth help Moonstar clinch easy win against Al-Falah http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-faizan-siddharth-help-moonstar-clinch-easy-win-against-al-falah Faizan Chamundi and Siddharth of Moonstar Sports Center claimed 3 and 2 wickets respectively guiding their team to an easy win by 30 runs against Al-Falah Youth Service Organization in the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy at YMSA ground, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: USFA's bowling give tuff fight for team Madeena; USFA won by 27 runs http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-usfas-bowling-give-tuff-fight-for-team-madeena-usfa-won-by-27-runs Despite an easy target set by USFA, Madeena Welfare Society failed to reach it, leaving USFA win by 27 runs in the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy played at YMSA stadium, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Asadullah Sports Association thrash Shaheen Murdeshwar in low scoring game, win by 7 wickets http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-asadullah-sports-association-thrash-shaheen-murdeshwar-in-low-scoring-game-win-by-7-wickets Asadullah Sports Association (ASA) produced a dominant performance to hammer Shaheen Murdeshwar by 7 wickets in the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy at YMSA ground, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Sadiqeen roars hitting 60* with 10 boundaries, helps Lion Sports Center win by 7-wicket http://www.sahilonline.net/en/lion-gets-7-wicket-win-against-sywa The batting, as well as bowling performance of Lion Sports Center, remained outstanding in the league match held against Sultan Youth Welfare Association today at YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy in Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Azad Youth Club beats Manki RSA by 1-wicket http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-azad-youth-club-beats-manki-rsa-by-1-wicket Azad Youth Club had a successful chase to Manki RSA by scoring a target run of 200 with fall of 9 wickets in 20 overs in the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy at Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Abdul Hameed's 4-wicket claim leads ANFA to grab victory over Kattaveera by 31 runs http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-abdul-hameeds-4-wicket-claim-leads-anfa-to-grab-victory-over-kattaveera-by-31-runs It was a game for Abdul Hameed Gawai, an outstanding bowler of team ANFA, who claimed 4 wickets from Kattaveera in the league match of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy held here at YMSA ground, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Salman, Faisal smashes unbelievable hittings: Manki NSA beats Young Star by 2-wicket http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-salman-faisal-smashes-unbelievable-hittings-manki-nsa-beats-yssc-by-2-wicket Manki NSA performed superbly in the second innings having able to cross the target by scoring a total of 172 with fall of 8 wickets in 18.4 overs and registered its victory against Young Star Sports Center in YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy league match in Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: ANFA's efforts bring positive response; defeats Shaheen Makhdoom by 3 wickets http://www.sahilonline.net/en/anfas-efforts-bring-positive-response-defeats-shaheen-makhdoom-by-3-wickets Team ANFA's efforts in chasing Shaheen Makhdoom brought positive response as it eliminated Shaheen Makhdoom by 3 wickets in the Knock-Out round of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy played at YMSA stadium, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Jasim, Venkatesh bowling help Al-Eman Sports Center to Knock-Out YMSA http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-jasim-venkatesh-brings-al-eman-sports-center-to-15-run-win-against-ymsa YMSA on the chasing side failed to hit a target of 167 runs against Al-Eman Sports Center and limited its efforts to 151 with fall of all wickets in 20 overs in the Knock-Out round of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy in Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: High-Voltage Sanaan's 12 Boundaries, 5 sixes make Shaheen Murdeshwar seal victory over Al-Hilal Association http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-high-voltage-sanaan-hits-12-boundaries-5-sixes-shaheen-murdeshwar-gets-28-run-win-from-al-hilal-association huge number of crowd witnessed an exciting and entertaining batting performance of Sanaan, a high-Voltage batsman of Shaheen Murdeshwar, who hammered 108* of 61 balls against Al-Hilal Association in YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy at YMSA ground, Bhatkal YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Fusair-Niyamat partnership guide Lion Sports Center an easy win against Prince Manki http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-fusair-niyamat-partnership-guide-lion-sports-center-an-easy-win-against-prince-manki It was an easy win for Lion Sports Center by 69 runs when team Prince Manki failing to chase a target score of 205, stuck at 135 with fall of 8 wickets in 20 overs in knock-out round of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy in Bhatkal. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Bowlers, Mursaleen help Moonstar to knock Noor Sports Center by 8 runs http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-bowlers-mursaleen-help-moonstar-to-knock-noor-by-8-run Mursaleen hammered 40(33), while Syed Sirajuddin and Siddharth claimed 3 and 2 wickets respectively, helping Moonstar Sports Center get an easy win by 8-run over Noor Sports Center in the knock out round of YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy played at YMSA stadium, Bhatkal on Wednesday morning. BIFA organizes Football tourney in Dubai http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bifa-organizes-football-tourney-in-dubai The Bhatkal Inter Football Association (BIFA) in Dubai organized football tournament in which four teams Team A, B, C & D participated consisting of 11 players in each, recently. YMSA NGT-Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Noufil sets unique record as Al-Falah clinches win over YMSA http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-noufil-sets-unique-record-as-al-falah-clinches-win-over-ymsa Noufil Kharuri was a star performer for team Al-Falah who managed to restrict YMSA to total of 90 runs in 15 overs in the league match of YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy played at YMSA ground, Bhatkal on Tuesday afternoon. YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Ilyas, Abrar bring Madeena to easy win against Al-Jamia http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-abrars-50-bring-madeena-to-easy-win-against-al-jamia Team Madeena's Abrar (53(40)*) brought an easy 9-wicket win for Madeena Welfare Society against Al-Jamia Sports Center in YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy league match at YMSA ground, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Al-Wafa's pain in vain as Santosh rescue Kattaveera to stunning win http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-al-wafas-pain-in-vain-as-santosh-rescue-kattaveera-to-stunning-win Team Al-Wafa's efforts went in vain after Kattaveera Sports Club got a stunning win by 4-wicket in the league match of YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy here at YMSA stadium, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Efficient chase by SYWA beats Cosmos by 4-wickets, Sarfaraz becomes Sultan of the match http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-efficient-chase-by-sultan-youth-welfare-association-beats-cosmos-by-4-wickets Sultan Youth Welfare Association made a match with an excellent chase against Cosmos Sports Center to reach a target by scoring 207 runs with fall of 6 wickets in 19.5 overs in the league match of YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy at YMSA ground, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Despite efforts, Haneef Welfare Association loses by 12-run against Manki RSA http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-despite-efforts-haneef-welfare-association-loses-by-12-run-against-manki-rsa : It was a sensational win for RSA Manki against Haneef Welfare Association by 12 runs in the league match of YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy played at YMSA stadium, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Sunshine shines as Zulal hits unbeaten 51, defeats team Gousia by 67 runs http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-sunshine-shines-as-zulal-hits-unbeaten-51-defeats-team-gousia-by-67-runs Sunshine Sports Center (SSC) clinched an easy win against Gousia Sports Center (GSC) as the sunshine players shined on the ground with their magnificent efforts bringing an innings score of 232-8 (20). Gousia, failing to chase, hinged at 165 with loss of 8 wickets in 20 overs. YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Azad Youth Club steer 41-run win over Royal Sports Center http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ymsa-cricket-tournament-muzammil-guide-azaad-to-easy-win-over-royal Danish Jabali came up with a boosting display to steer Azad Youth Club (AYC) to a 41-run win over Royal Sports Center (RSC) in a YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 trophy league match at YMSA ground, Bhatkal. YMSA NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy: All-rounder Naveed leads Young Star to 24-run win over Labbaik Nawayath http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-youngstar-beat-labbaik-nawayath-by-24-runs All-rounder Naveed Anjum inspired Young Star Sports Center (YSSC) to a 24-run victory against Labbaik Nawayath in the league match of NGT YMSA Bhatkal T20 Trophy here at YMSA Ground, Bhatkal on Saturday. NGT YMSA Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Shayan's last-minute six knocks SSSC under shock giving USFA win by 2 wickets http://www.sahilonline.net/en/sentaional-match-between-super-star-and-usfa-at-ymsa-ground-bhatkal-usfa-won-by-2-wickets Mohammed Shayan Tonse's game changing last-minute six thrilled USFA to win by 2 wickets against Super Star Sports Association (SSSC) in NGT leather ball T20 trophy at YMSA ground, Bhatkal. NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy: Asadullah gets big win over Beena Vaidya http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-asadullah-sports-association-wins-over-beena-vaidya-sports-club-by-7-wickets A collective efforts helped team Asadullah Association to climb over a thrilling seven-wicket win against Beena Vaidya in NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy played at YMSA stadium, Bhatkal. NGT Bhatkal T20 Trophy: NSA Manki wins over Coastal King by 3 wickets http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ngt-bhatkal-t20-trophy-nsa-manki-wins-over-coastal-king-by-3-wickets an opening match of NGT Bhatkal trophy, NSA Manki won against Coastal King by 3 wickets after scoring 150 runs in 18.3 overs with a fall of 7 wickets here at YMSA ground, Bhatkal on Thursday. India captain Virat Kohli grabs second position in ICC Test rankings http://www.sahilonline.net/en/india-captain-virat-kohli-grabs-second-position-in-icc-test-rankings Riding on his career-best 243 in the third Test against Sri Lanka, India captain Virat Kohli today jumped three places to grab the second position among batsmen in the ICC Test rankings. Kohli's double ton was followed by a 50 in the second innings as he finished with 610 runs in the series, which India won 1-0 after the first and third Test ended in draws in Kolkata and New Delhi. Kohli, who slammed back-to-back double-centuries and recorded three-figure scores in three consecutive matches, started the series in sixth position but has leapfrogged David Warner, Cheteshwar Pujara, Kane Williamson and Joe Root after the stupendous run which saw him average 152.50. India close in on win as SL totter at 31/3 in pursuit of 410 http://www.sahilonline.net/en/india-close-in-on-win-as-sl-totter-at-313-in-pursuit-of-410 India hurtled towards their ninth successive series victory as they left Sri Lanka precariously placed at 31 for three and staring at another humiliation in the third and final Test here today. The visiting Lankans were set an improbable victory target of 410 to level the three-match series. It will be a miracle if Sri Lanka manage to make it. The 16 overs that they batted during the final 85 minutes of the fourth day's play was with an aim to survive rather than play positive cricket. Kohli blasts ton as India reach 371-4 in Sri Lanka Test http://www.sahilonline.net/en/kohli-blasts-ton-as-india-reach-371-4-in-sri-lanka-test Skipper Virat Kohli hit 156 as India reached 371-4 at the close of the opening day of the third and final Test against Sri Lanka on Saturday. Bhatkal's Yusuf Motiya to represent K'taka in National Athletics meet in Jharkhand http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal-md-yusuf-motiya-selected-for-deafs-national-games-atheletic-competitions A 26-Year-Old sportsman of the town, Muhammad Yusuf Motiya s/o late Usman Motiya, will be representing Karnataka in the 22nd National Athletic sports meet organized for deaf sportsmen at Ranchi in Jharkhand state. As per the information, Yusuf Motiya is the first player from Bhatkal who was selected for Karnataka team in National level. Also, Yusuf is the only sportsmen from Uttar Kannada district to play in this event. Mirabai Chanu wins gold medal in Weightlifting World Championship http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mirabai-chanu-wins-gold-medal-in-weightlifting-world-championship Mirabai Chanu today became the first Indian in over two decades to claim a gold medal at the World Weightlifting Championship in Anaheim, USA, exorcising the ghosts of her forgettable outing at the Rio Olympics. Chanu, who is employed with the Indian Railways, lifted 85kg in snatch and 109kg in clean and jerk to total an impressive 194kg in the women's 48kg, in the process setting a new national record.