New Delhi, Jan 14 (PTI) The following are the top/expected stories at 1700 hours:
*Report of India's final group stage Asian Cup match with Baharain in the UAE.
*Report of I-League match between Chennai City and East Bengal.
STORIES ON THE WIRE:
Dhoni's poor form a worry as India look to restore parity
By Chetan Narula
Adelaide, Jan 14 (PTI) Mahendra Singh Dhoni's inability to set the pace during middle overs will remain a major cause of concern when India take on Australia in a do-or-die second ODI on Tuesday in their bid to keep the three-match series alive.
Not playing regularly can impact rhythm: Bhuvneshwar
By Chetan Narula
Adelaide, Jan 14 (PTI) Not playing a single international match for a considerable amount of time can impact any bowler's match rhythm and pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar learnt it the hard way after being hit for 66 runs in the first ODI against Australia at Sydney.
Pandya, Rahul tender unconditional apology; BCCI members demand SGM
By Kushan Sarkar
New Delhi, Jan 14 (PTI) Suspended cricketers Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul Monday tendered "unconditional" apologies for their sexist comments during a TV chat show amid CoA chief Vinod Rai saying that the BCCI should correct the two players, not end their careers.
Australian Open: Prajnesh loses in straight sets to American Tiafoe
Melbourne, Jan 14 (PTI) Prajnesh Gunneswaran's maiden Grand Slam appearance ended in disappointment after American Frances Tiafoe defeated the Indian in straight sets in the opening round of the Australian Open on Monday.
Srikanth, Saina begin new season at Malaysia Masters
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 14 (PTI) Top Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and Saina Nehwal will begin the season with renewed verve at the Malaysian Open World Tour Super 500 tournament which gets underway with the qualifiers here Tuesday.
In Bumrah's absence, Bhuvi gets down to perfecting yorkers
Adelaide, Jan 14 (PTI) Jasprit Bumrah is India's resident yorker specialist but in his absence, the team management has entrusted the task of firing in the toe-crushers on his new-ball partner Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
Series win against India would mean a lot for us: Carey
Adelaide, Jan 14 (PTI) Australia vice-captain Alex Carey on Monday said that an ODI series win against a top team like India "will mean a lot" considering the hosts' struggles over the last 12 months.
Lahiri rounds off with 66, finishes T-43rd; Kuchar wins Sony
Honolulu, Jan 14 (PTI) Anirban Lahiri rounded off the week with a four-under 66 that included six birdies and a double bogey to finish tied 43rd in the Sony Open in Hawaii