Here is Sportzwiki’s daily news round-up, featuring top sports news from around the world, on 10th December 2017. 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.
New Zealand vs West Indies, Second Test, Seddon Park, Hamilton
New Zealand was bowled out for 373 in the first innings of the second Test at Seddon Park in Hamilton. Jeet Raval top-scored for the Kiwi’s with 84 runs and Colin De Grandhomme continued his rich vein of form and scored 58 runs down the order. Tim Southee and Trent Boult shared a 61 runs partnership for the last wicket as they scored 31 and 37 respectively. Shannon Gabriel picked up four wickets, and Kemar Roach picked up three wickets.
West Indies, on the other hand, is at 215/8 and trail the hosts by 158 runs with two wickets in hands. Stand in Captain Kraigg Braithwaite top scored with 66 runs and was the only Windies batsmen to go past 50. Sunil Ambris was dismissed hit wicket for the second time in three innings. For New Zealand, Tim Southee, Trent Boult, Neil Wagner and Colin De Grandhomme picked up two wickets each.
India vs Sri Lanka, First ODI, HPCA Stadium, Dharamsala
The Indian team had a dismal show with the bat in the first ODI against Sri Lanka as the tourists won the toss and chose bowl first. The hosts were bundled out for mere 112 runs. Much of the credit should be given to MS Dhoni who scored 65 runs out of the team’s total. Dhoni collaborated with the tail to take India’s total past 100. India was 16-5 at one stage. Only three Indian batsmen touched double figures, MS Dhoni (65), Kuldeep Yadav (19) and Hardik Pandya (10). Suranga Lakmal bowled ten overs on the trot, bowling four maidens, giving away 13 runs and picked up four wickets. Nuwan Pradeep picked up two wickets.
Hockey World League, Bhubaneswar
Australia reached the final of Hockey World League as they defeated Germany 3-0. They now face Argentina on Sunday at 7:30 IST.
India will face Germany in a Bronze medal match at 5:15 IST.
ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE, Result- Week 16
West Ham United vs Chelsea
West Ham pulled off an exceptional upset against the defending champions Chelsea as they won the match 1-0 courtesy a sixth-minute goal by Marko Arnautovic.
Tottenham vs Stoke City
Tottenham Hotspur defeated Stoke City 5-1 as Harry Kane scored a brace. Son Heung-min and Christian Eriksen scored a goal each. Stoke’s Ryan Shawcross scored an own goal in the 21st minute and then scored one for his team in the 80th minute.
Swansea City 1-1 West Brom
Crystal Palace 2-2 Bournemouth
Burnley 1-0 Watford
Huddersfield 2-0 Brighton
Newcastle United 2-3 Leicester City
ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE, Fixtures- Week 16
The first Manchester derby of the season will be played at Old Trafford on Sunday at 10 PM IST. Manchester City currently leads the table with 43 points, and United is at second spot with 35 points. A United win could reduce the difference between the two to five points and bring the Reds back into contention to win the title.
Southampton vs Arsenal 5:30 pm IST
Liverpool vs Everton 7:45 pm IST
SPANISH LA LIGA- Week 16
Real Madrid 5-0n Sevilla
Alaves 2-0 Las Palmas
Getafe 0-0 Eibar
Deportivo 1-0 Leganes
Valencia 2-1 Celta Vigo
ITALIAN SERIE A-Week 16
Cagliari 2-2 Sampdoria
Juventus 0-0 Inter Milan