You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Sports

Mali bounce back to defeat Turkey 3-0

DNMUM398320 | 10/10/2017 | Author : G Krishnan | WC :386



Mumbai: Turkey may have had a greater share of the ball possession - 53 per cent - in their second Group B match against Mali here on Monday. But it was the African champions who walked away with three full points following their 3-0 drubbing of the European qualifiers at the DY Patil Stadium.
Mali came back strongly in the competition after their shock 2-3 defeat at the hands of Paraguay on the opening day on Friday to open their account in the points table.
The 2015 runners-up were expected to win against Turkey, their first head-to-head in this competition. They ought to have scored more than just the three goals in reply to nothing as there were umpteen missed chances in either half, more so in the first.
Mali had more scoring
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Sports

Arp powers Germany into last 8
DNMUM398806 | 10/17/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Chander Shekhar Luthra | WC :671

New Delhi: Germany skipper Jann-Fiete Arp’s brace guided his side to 4-0 win over Colombia and into quarterfinals here at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Monday.
This victory came as a surprise for two reasons— Germany were thumped by Iran in the
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

We’re playing as a unit: Rohit
DNMUM398807 | 10/17/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :64

Mumbai: India opener Rohit Sharma believes that this current crop of Indian players is winning games due to its unity. “The way we are playing, credit goes to everybody. We have won the last six series because we have played together as a unit,” Rohi
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Mumbai take vital lead
DNMUM398808 | 10/17/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :89

Mumbai: Jay Bista’s blazing century helped Mumbai take the crucial lead against Madhya Pradesh on the third day of their Ranji Tophy Group C encounter here on Monday.
The opener’s 140-ball 135, backed up by captain Suryakumar Yadav’s 91, propelled
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Warm-up tie offers Rahul, Iyer chance
DNMUM398809 | 10/17/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Rutvick Mehta | WC :272

Mumbai: KL Rahul’s addition to the Board President’s XI squad to play New Zealand in two warm-up games starting here on Tuesday gives the discarded India batsman an opportunity to reclaim his spot in the national side.
From being termed “too good
Add To LightboxCalculate Price