Virat Kohli piled up 655 runs in the five-match Test series when England were pulverised 0-4 on their last tour of India in 2016. File
Kohli will fly back home after the first Test, which gets under way on Dec.17, to be beside his expecting wife Anushka Sharma. The power couple is expecting their first child in January next year.
South Africa, who desperately need a win to keep their campaign alive after two successive defeats, saw their openers depart early in Bumrah's first spell.
India and England will lock horns in the third and final One-Day International (ODI) which will decide the winner of the ongoing three-match series here at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium on Sunday.
Friday's match at the O2 Arena in London was the first participation of the Swiss, who has won 20 major titles since the Wimbledon quarter-finals in 2021, due to the injuries in his knee and ultimately prompted him to decide to retire.
Brook scored a 35-ball 81 not out while Duckett cracked an unbeaten 42-ball 69 to lead England to an impressive 221-3 in their 20 overs after they were sent in to bat at National stadium.
To attract players and strengthen ranks, Sharjah Women’s Sports Club organized a two-day shooting tournament for ages 12–16 in cooperation with Sajaya Young Ladies of Sharjah.
Achieving a significant feat, the Sharjah Women’s Sports Club (SWSC) basketball team qualified for the quarter-finals of the 23rd Arab Women’s Basketball Championship, which is taking place in Tunisia.