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Rafael Nadal returns to No.1 world ranking after three years
Aug 21, 2017 18:09 IST
AFP
what happened: Rafael Nadal has become the new men's world number one in the latest ATP rankings.
what it means: This is the first time since July 2014 that Nadal has scaled the summit of the men's tennis ranking. Following his No.1 rank, the Spaniard suffered injuries which resulted in his inconsistency.
what next: Nadal will be hoping to register a victory in the upcoming US Open championships.
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International cricket set to return to Pakistan after 8 yrs
Aug 21, 2017 18:05 IST
Getty
what happened: Pakistan could witness the return of international cricket back to the country since 2009.
what it means: Pakistan are scheduled to host three series, one against the ICC World XI, Sri Lanka and West Indies. The return of Sri Lanka and West Indies could be big as that could signal the country is safe.
what next: Pakistan would be hoping to successfully stage all three series if it falls through.
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Dhawan's 11th ton helps India win vs Sri Lanka in 1st ODI
Aug 20, 2017 22:27 IST
Reuters
what happened: An unbeaten 197-run stand between Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli took India to victory vs Sri Lanka.
what it means: With the nine-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in Dambulla on Sunday, India have taken a 1-0 lead in the five-match One-Day International series after drubbing the hosts 3-0 in the Test series.
what next: The second ODI between India and Sri Lanka will be played in Pallekele on August 24.
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Indian football team beats Mauritius in tri-nation opener
Aug 19, 2017 23:10 IST
PTI
what happened: Robin Singh and Balwant Singh scored for India as the hosts defeated Mauritius 2-1 in the opener.
what it means: India came from behind to win the fixture against Mauritius and begin the three-nation tournament with a victory. Mauritius will have to come back strongly against St. Kitts and Nevis on August 22.
what next: India will next take on St. Kitts and Nevis on August 24 at the Mumbai Football Arena.