Global Sports Round Up on 9th February, 2018

Prabhangad Singh / 09 February 2018

Here is Sportzwiki’s daily news round-up, featuring top sports news from around the world, on 9th February 2018. Here’s all the news from sporting events like cricket, football, WWE, Tennis and other sports took over the attention of all the sports enthusiasts.

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Dhaka 

Sri Lanka took a 290 runs lead in the second Test against Bangladesh at stumps on Day two. Bangladesh started day two at 56/4 with Liton Das and Mehidy Hasan at the crease. Mehidy Hasan remained unbeaten at 38 as the hosts were bundled out for a mere 110 in the first innings. Sri Lanka in the second innings again lost an early wicket of Kusal Mendis. Dimuth Karunaratne and Dhananjaya De Silva then steadied the innings. Karunaratne was then dismissed for 32. Roshen Silva remained unbeaten at 43 with the Lankans at 181/8 at stumps.

Winter Olympics, Pyeongchang 

South Korean President Moon Jae-in (2nd-R), his wife Kim Jung-Suk (R), German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier (2nd-L) and his wife Elke Buedenbender pose for photographs during the Olympic Opening ceremony reception in Pyeongchang (Photo credit should read KIM HONG-JI/AFP/Getty Images)

The Opening ceremony for the 2018 Olympic Games kicked off at Pyeongchang in South Korea. Sporting Events will begin from 10th February.

Copa Del Rey, Semi final, Results

Valencia vs Barcelona

Philippe Coutinho came off the bench to score his first goal for Barcelona as they reached the Copa Del Rey final with a 2-0 win at Valencia qualifying for the final 3-0 on aggregate.