Mugello (Italy): Lewis Hamilton celebrated the 90th win of his Formula One profession, one wanting Michael Schumacher’s all-time file, after a loopy crash-strewn Tuscan Grand Prix in the present day that was twice stopped and re-started. The six-time world champion’s Finnish teammate Valtteri Bottas accomplished the one-two for dominant Mercedes on the Ferrari-owned Mugello circuit. Red Bull’s Thai driver Alexander Albon, whose teammate Max Verstappen retired within the gravel on the second nook, took third place. The race was Ferrari’s 1,000th championship Grand Prix however one of the best the struggling Italian staff may handle was eighth for Charles Leclerc.
Salah does the trick
Liverpool: Liverpool and Arsenal obtained off to successful begins with victories over promoted sides on the opening day of the brand new Premier League season yesterday. Mohamed Salah scored a hat-trick as champions Liverpool received a seven-goal thriller with massively spectacular Leeds United at Anfield with the Egyptian grabbing the win from the spot within the 88th minute of a 4-Three victory. Arsenal loved a extra snug opening day with a 3-Zero victory over Fulham at Craven Cottage. Crystal Palace beat Southampton 1-0. Jamie Vardy transformed two penalties to assist Leicester City get off to a successful begin with a 3-Zero victory at promoted West Bromwich Albion. Reuters
Sreesanth’s spot-fixing ban ends
New Delhi: Former India pacer S Sreesanth’s ban for alleged spot-fixing got here to an finish in the present day, concluding a seven-year punishment that was initially meant to be for all times and was aggressively contested by the flamboyant bowler. The 37-year-old has already made it clear that he intends to renew his home profession, and Kerala has promised to think about him if he manages to show his health. The BCCI had banned Sreesanth for spot-fixing within the 2013 IPL. But on March 15 final yr, the Supreme Court put aside the BCCI order and requested the board to rethink the quantum of punishment. The life ban was lowered to seven years by the BCCI Ombudsman final yr. PTI
Is it secure to organise event throughout Covid-19, asks Saina
New Delhi: Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal in the present day raised issues concerning the timing of subsequent month’s Thomas and Uber Cup, asking whether or not it could be secure to go forward with it throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. “7 countries have withdrawn from tournament cause of the pandemic…Is it safe enough to conduct this tournament during this time??,” she tweeted. South Korea, Thailand, Indonesia, Australia, Taiwan, Singapore and Hong Kong have withdrawn from the October 3-11 occasion. PTI
Sharma playing cards 71 in remaining spherical
Vilamoura (Portugal): Indian golfer Shubhankar Sharma had a curler coaster remaining spherical to complete at 3-under on the Portugal Masters right here in the present day. He made 4 birdies and 4 bogeys for an even-par 71 remaining spherical. Sharma was tied-45th with many gamers nonetheless to complete their rounds.
Lahiri shoots 67 to rise to T-33rd
Napa (California): Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri saved his card away from bogeys for the second day operating as he returned a 5-under 67, which included an eagle on the 18th, to be tied-33rd after the third spherical of the Safeway Open right here. Lahiri is 10-under for 54 holes. PTI