New Delhi, Jan 11 (PTI) The following are PTI's
top/expected sports stories at 5:30 pm:
STORIES IN THE PIPELINE:
GOA - Report of Indian Super League match between FC Goa and Jamshedpur FC.
NEW DELHI - Report of Pro Wrestling League tie between NCR Punjab and UP Dangal.
HYDERABAD: Report of Premier Badminton League match between Hyderabad Hunters and Bengaluru Blasters.
STORIES ON THE WIRE:
SPO-SQUASH-SAUDI Changing Saudi Arabia: Dipika, Joshna recall memorable stay
By Bharat Sharma
New Delhi, Jan 11 (PTI) Not in even her wildest dreams, India's leading squash player Dipika Pallikal imagined that she would visit Saudi Arabia one day but there she was in Riyadh for five days, competing in the first women's PSA event in the kingdom state.
Buoyant NorthEast United have ATK in their sights
Guwahati, Jan 11 (PTI) High on confidence after winning their first match under former Chelsea manager Avram Grant, NorthEast United FC will need to be at their best to stop a desperate ATK in a ninth round Indian Super League clash here tomorrow.
SPO-ATP-IND Bopanna and Roger-Vasselin lose to world no. 1 team in Sydney
Sydney, Jan 11 (PTI) India's Rohan Bopanna and Edouard Roger-Vasselin, who joined forces for the 2018 season, fought their hearts out before losing the semifinal of the ATP Sydney International to world number one team of Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo, here today.
SPO-DAKAR Santosh 51st overall after stage 5 at Dakar Rally
Arequipa (Peru), Jan 11 (PTI) Indian driver C S Santosh, racing for Hero MotoSports Team, gained five positions to be 51st overall after the fifth stage of the Dakar Rally, which will now move into Bolivia.
SPO-GOLF-QSCHOOL Rahul Bajaj leads after first round at Asian Tour Q-School
Rayong (Thailand), Jan 11 (PTI) Rahul Bajaj fired four birdies in his last five holes to card a six-under 65 and grab a share of the lead after the first round of the Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage here.
SPO-CHESS Ziaur Rahman beats Tran Tuan Minh to take sole lead
New Delhi, Jan 11 (PTI) Bangladeshi Grand Master Ziaur Rahman of Bangladesh defeated Vietnamese GM Tran Tuan Minh to claim the sole lead after the fourth round of 16th Delhi International Chess tournament here