Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola was named December’s Premier League manager of the month for a record fourth consecutive time, while Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane equalled Steven Gerrard’s tally with his sixth player of the month award.
India discard Karun Nair continued his purple patch in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy by hammering a 48-ball hundred to guide Karnataka to a 78-run win over Tamil Nadu here on Friday.
Defending champions India defeated Pakistan beat seven wickets in the Blind Cricket World Cup here today.
Everton are in talks with Arsenal to sign out-of-favour England forward Theo Walcott as Sam Allardyce seeks to bolster his side’s goal threat.
Arsene Wenger said Friday there is nothing “concrete” on Alexis Sanchez’s future despite reported interest from both Manchester clubs but stated he will only be sold this month if Arsenal can find a replacement.
Considered as the stepping stone to the big league, the 12th edition of the ICC Under-19 World Cup will witness 16 teams in action in New Zealand from Saturday onwards, including the Rahul Dravid-coached Indian team.
"It looks a really lively pitch," Kohli said at his pre-Test press conference on Friday. "We expected it and we wanted it to be that way," he added.
Former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs has been interviewed for the vacant Wales manager job, British media reported on Friday.