Colombia’s Egan Bernal (left) is congratulated by team-mate Geraint Thomas as he crosses the finish line of the twentieth stage of the Tour de France on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
Egan Bernal of Team Ineos became the first Colombian rider to claim the prestigious Tour de France title with an emphatic victory on Sunday.
Besides mountains galore, Welsh rider Geraint Thomas is up against a solid cast of opponents, even within Ineos his own team, when the three-week Tour de France pedals off on the cobbled streets of Brussels on Saturday.
UAE Team Emirates’ Yousif Mirza will be looking to recapture some form as the Emirati joins his teammates at the Tour of Turkey (April 16-21). The UAE National Champion most recently turned out for UAE Team Emirates at the Giro di Sicilia, but will be hoping for more luck this time around.
Both Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Chelsea booked their berths in the semi-finals of the Champions League with aggregate 3-2 and 2-1 victories against Bayern Munich and FC Porto respectively on Tuesday. Paris Saint-Germain’s relationship with the Champions
Novak Djokovic swept past promising Italian teenager Jannik Sinner 6-4, 6-2 in Monte Carlo on Wednesday on the Serbian world number one’s first appearance since claiming the Australian Open in February. And the man he is seeded to meet in the final,
Left-arm spinner Shahbaz Ahmed of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) picked up three wickets in one over to help his team script a sensational six-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in an Indian Premier League match at the M.A. Chidambaram