New Delhi, Jan 16 (PTI) The following are the top/expected stories at 1730 hours:
*Report of Ranji Trophy quarterfinals.
*Report of Pro Wrestling League.
*Copy on Indian table tennis.
*Copy on Sunil Gavaskar.
STORIES ON THE WIRE:
Bowling attack makes India WC favourites along side England, says Gillespie
By Chetan Narula
Adelaide, Jan 16 (PTI) Former Australia fast bowler Jason Gillespie feels the current Indian bowling attack led by Jasprit Bumrah makes the team one of the favourites for the upcoming ICC World Cup, along side hosts England.
India's men's doubles challenge ends in single day
Melbourne, Jan 16 (PTI) Country's challenge at the men's doubles event of the Australian Open came crashing down in a single day with three pairs featuring Indians suffered first round defeats, here Wednesday.
Mena breaks into top 10, Rodrigues in top 20 after stage 8 of Dakar
Pisco (Peru), Jan 16 (PTI) Spaniard Oriol Mena rode flawlessly to break into top 10 in the overall rankings with a 12th place finish in stage 8 as Hero MotorSports continued to make gains in the 41st Dakar Rally here.
Dhoni knows how to play according to situation: Gillespie
By Chetan Narula
Adelaide, Jan 16 (PTI) Mahendra Singh Dhoni knows how to pace his innings according to varied match situations which still makes him an asset for India, said former Australia fast bowler Jason Gillespie.
Youngsters focussing solely on shorter formats could have problems playing Test: Virat
Adelaide, Jan 16 (PTI) Virat Kohli has no peers in ODIs but he has a priceless message for youngsters -- sole focus on limited overs formats shouldn't be an "excuse" for not being able to cope with the challenges of Test cricket.
Saina, Kashyap, Srikanth enter second round of Malaysia Masters
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 16 (PTI) Olympic medallist Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap and Kidambi Srikanth entered the second round to mark a fine day for Indian shuttlers at the Malaysia Masters here on Wednesday.
National U-16: Haryana boys beat Jharkhand to lift Vijay Merchant Trophy
Mulapadu (Andhra Pradesh), Jan 16 (PTI) Haryana lifted the Vijay Merchant Trophy after beating Jharkhand in the final on the basis of first innings lead, riding on lion-hearted effort from new ball bowlers Vivek Kumar and Anuj Thakral