UEFA Euro 2020: Switzerland Knock France Out On Penalties To Reach Quarter-Finals

Mario Gavranovic scored a late equaliser for Switzerland before their win on penalties.© AFP Switzerland knocked out France after beating them 5-4 on penalties after their dramatic Euro 2020 Round of 16 encounter at the Arena Nationala in Bucharest ended in a 3-3 draw after extra time. Switzerland reached the quarter-finals, where they will take on Spain. More to follow… Topics mentioned in this article Source link

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Karachi Kings qualify for PSL playoffs, knock out Lahore Qalandars

Defending champion Karachi Kings squeaked into the Pakistan Super League playoffs after beating Quetta Gladiators by 14 runs in its do-or-die last league game on Saturday. Karachi finished on 10 points alongside Lahore Qalandars, but its better net run-rate knocked out the 2020 finalist from the playoffs. Quetta finished on the bottom of the table with only two wins from 10 games. Danish Aziz’s whirlwind knock of 45 runs off 13 balls lifted Karachi to 176-7. The left-hander smacked 33 runs in Jack Wildermuth’s penultimate over of the innings from…

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Ligue 1: Lille Ready To Knock Paris Saint-Germain Off Perch In Tense French Finale

A tight French title race culminates Sunday with table toppers Lille a win away from dethroning Neymar and Kylian Mbappe’s Paris Saint-Germain as champions. Christophe Galtier’s outfit have no major stars but are unbeaten away since November and travel to mid-table Angers, a team who have lost five of their last six league games. On 80 points, Lille hold a slender one-point lead over PSG who won the French Cup in midweek. Galtier has been a tower of strength at the head of three-time former champions Lille, and…

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Serie A: AC Milan Knock Juventus Out Of Top Four With Thumping Win

AC Milan pushed Juventus out of the Serie A top four with a 3-0 win in Turin on Sunday which increases their hopes of Champions League football for the first time since 2014. Brahim Diaz put Milan ahead just before the break with Anton Rebic and Fikayo Tomori adding two more in the second half after Franck Kessie had missed a penalty. Milan move up to third, equal on 72 points with second-placed Atalanta, with Napoli a further two points behind in fourth and the final Champions League…

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Prithvi Shaw’s explosive 82-run knock sets up DC’s seven-wicket win over KKR

Opener Prithvi Shaw smashed six fours in the first over in a stunning batting display on his way to a blistering 82 as Delhi Capitals crushed Kolkata Knight Riders by seven wickets in the IPL here on Thursday. Chasing 155 for a win, Shaw sent all the six legal deliveries from opening bowler Shivam Mavi to the boundary, driving, punching and sweeping at will. 4⃣4⃣4⃣4⃣4⃣4⃣ Prithvi Shaw, ladies and gentlemen 🔥#IPL2021 pic.twitter.com/Lh8pdxIAHQ — Wisden India (@WisdenIndia) April 29, 2021 Mavi’s first delivery saw Dinesh Karthik diving full-length to his left…

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Liverpool vs Real Madrid: Real Madrid Knock Out Liverpool To Reach Champions League Semi-Finals

Jurgen Klopp bemoaned Liverpool’s inability to turn dominance into goals as Real Madrid held out for a 0-0 draw at Anfield on Wednesday to progress to the semi-finals of the Champions League 3-1 on aggregate. Mohamed Salah and Georginio Wijnaldum were guilty of wasting glorious opportunities to get Klopp’s men back into the tie as they failed to replicate a remarkable recovery from 3-0 down to beat Barcelona 4-3 on aggregate at the semi-final stage two years ago. “We didn’t lose the tie tonight. We lost it definitely…

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