New Delhi, Sep 5 (PTI) The following are the top/expected stories at 1730 hours
*Report of first unofficial Test between Australia A and India A.
STORIES ON THE WIRE:
Funds for 2020 Olympics will be distributed with surgical precision: Rathore
By Saumojyoti S Choudhary
New Delhi, Sep 5 (PTI) Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has promised "surgical" precision in distribution of funds to athletes preparing for the 2020 Olympic Games, asserting that centralisation of the process has made bureaucratic hurdles a thing of past.
Didn't realise was flanked by Chinese and Pakistani athletes on victory podium: Neeraj Chopra
By Philem Dipak Singh
New Delhi, Sep 5 (PTI) It was quite a moment at the Asian Games when Indian gold-medallist Neeraj Chopra stood flanked by a Chinese and a Pakistani on the podium but ask the star javelin thrower about it and he says it didn't even strike him as he was consumed by the national anthem.
Dharun eyes medal at Asian Championships
By Amit Kumar Das
New Delhi, Sep 5 (PTI) Brimming with confidence after winning a silver at the Asian Games, India's 400m hurdler Dharun Ayyasamy has set his eyes on winning a medal at the Asian Championships next year.
Ashish Nehra appointed RCB Coach for new season
Bengaluru, Sep 5 (PTI) Ashish Nehra, current bowling coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore, has been confirmed as coach and will be part of the coaching leadership team along with Gary Kirsten.
Domestic Cricket: Bihar CA suspends Aditya Verma's son for two years
New Delhi, Sep 5 (PTI) The Bihar Cricket Association (BCA) has handed a two-year suspension to original IPL petitioner Aditya Verma's son Lakhan Raja for alleged participation in an unsanctioned tournament as well as a corporate tournament, without prior approval