Top Sports news Sep 15: India take on South Africa in 1st T20I, Arsenal play Watford in Premier League
India will take on South Africa in the opening T20I of the three-match series at the HPCA Stadium in Dharamshala. The Men in Blue will look to continue their winning run having mauled West Indies 3-0 in the Carribean last month. Quinton de Kock will embark on his first major assignment as the full-time captain of the South African national team in the shortest format of the game. Arsenal will take on Watford in the English Premier League after a cracking Saturday which saw champions Manchester City being handed a huge upset by Norwich City. Table-toppers Dabang Delhi will be up against Gujarat Fortunegiants in the Pro Kabaddi League 2019. England and Australia will continue the battle in the 5th and final Ashes Test.
India vs South Africa 1st T20I:
Hot favourites India will lock horns with South Africa in the first match of the three-match T20I series in Dharamshala. India will see the return of star all-rounder Hardik Pandya in the line-up after he missed the West Indies tour due to a back niggle. The Men in Blue are coming into the series on the back of a victorious tour of the Carribean and will be keen to continue their stellar run against Quinton de Kock's men at home.
Start Time: 7:00 PM IST
Ashes 2019, 5th Test:
England are in a strong position in the 5th and final Test match of the ongoing Ashes 2019. The hosts riding on opener Joe Denly's brilliant 94 and Ben Stokes' 67, posted a big total of 313/8 on the board at stumps on Day 3. England are currently leading by 382 runs and will be hoping to add few more runs to the total on the 4th day of play at the Kennington Oval in London.
Start Time: 3:30 PM IST
It was an intense Saturday in the Premier League as reigning champions Manchester suffered a shock defeat at the hands of Norwich away from home. It was their first loss in the current season. On Sunday, Arsenal will be up against Watford at the Vicarage Road as they aim to get back into the top four. West Ham and Everton will be taking on Aston Villa and Bournemouth respectively.
Arsenal vs Watford - Start Time: 9:30 PM IST
Everton vs Bournemouth - Start Time: 6:30 PM IST
West Ham vs Aston Villa - Start Time: 12:30 AM IST
Pro Kabaddi League:
Dabang Delhi vs Gujrat Fortunegiants - 7:30 PM IST
Puneri Paltan vs Patna Pirates - 8:30 PM IST
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