BCCI president Sourav Ganguly underwent another angioplasty today when two more stents were implanted to clear his clogged coronary arteries, an official at the private hospital where he is admitted said. The 48-year-old former India captain is “stable”.
Man U lose to Sheffield, Chelsea held 0-0
In Thomas Tuchel’s first game as coach, Chelsea were held 0-0 by Wolverhampton Wanderers. Manchester United, enjoying a 13-match unbeaten run, lost 2-1 to Sheffield United.
South Africa fight but Pakistan on top
Markram and Rassie van der Dussen produced patient half centuries but Pakistan grabbed three late wickets as South Africa reached 187/4 in their second innings after Day 3 of a see-saw first Test. The tourists lead by 29 runs.
Messi leads Barcelona to Copa comeback win
Lionel Messi returned from suspension to help guide Barcelona to a 2-1 win away to Rayo Vallecano to reach the quarterfinals of Copa del Rey. Meanwhile, Juventus eased past second-division team Spal 4-0 to reach the Italian Cup semifinals. Agencies