The Sentinel


Dec 1, 2022
Hockey: India Beat Australia 4-3
Indian men's hockey team broke its 12-match winless streak against World No. 1 Australia with a 4-3 victory in the 3rd game to stay alive in the five-match Test series at the Mate Stadium in Adelaide on Nov 30. This was India's 13th win over Australia in 65 hockey matches and their first since 2016.
3rd ODI: Rain Forces Match To Be Called Off
Just like in the T20I series between New Zealand and India, the rain played spoilsport in the ODI leg as well. With this, New Zealand ended up clinching the three-match series 1-0 as they won the opening game by seven wickets and the next two contests produced no result.
USA Cricket To Co-Host ICC Men’s T20 WC 2024 With WI
USA Cricket is all set to co-host the premier cricketing extravaganza - the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in 2024. The tournament will be historic in two ways. The USA is not only co-hosting a global event but also has qualified as a participant for the first time.
FIFA WC: Page Looking Ahead After World Cup Exit
Wales coach Robert Page insisted he was proud of his players despite a 3-0 defeat to England on the night of Nov 29, which sent them home from their first World Cup in 64 years with two defeats and a draw.
FIFA WC: Australia Beat Denmark 1-0, March Into Round Of 16
Australia advanced to the round of 16 at the World Cup, beating favored Denmark 1-0 Wednesday on Mathew Leckie’s 60th-minute goal. It is Australia's first time in the knockout stage since 2006, the only other time they advanced out of the group stage.
FIFA WC: Tunisia Bow Out In Style Upsetting France
Defending champion France won its World Cup group despite losing to Tunisia 1-0 on Nov 30. Wahbi Khazri scored in the 58th minute to give the Tunisians the victory, but it wasn’t enough to get them into the round of 16.
FIFA WC: Rashford Brace Sends England Into Last 16
Forward Marcus Rashford’s second-half double and another one by Phil Foden propelled England to a 3-0 win over neighbours Wales, sending them into the World Cup last 16 as Group B winners and ending Welsh hopes of reaching the knockout stage.
FIFA WC: USA Set To Face Netherlands In Knock Out Stage
A decisive strike by Chelsea’s Christian Pulisic seven minutes into the 2nd session broke Iranian hearts while helping USA to a 1-0 win on Nov 29 at the Al Thumama Stadium in Doha. Pulisic scored the only goal of the match in the 43rd minute which took them into the last-16 stage where they will take on The Netherlands on Dec 3.
Australia Reach 293-2 On Day I
An unbeaten ton by Marnus Labuschagne and half-centuries from Usman Khawaja and Steve Smith helped Australia reach 293/2 at the end of Day 1 of their first Test against West Indies at Perth on Nov 30. At the end of the first day's play, Labuschagne (154 N/O) and Smith (59 N/O) stood tall for Australia after their side elected to bat first.
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Heart Breaking Exit For Assam
Maharashtra & Saurashtra reached the final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy after registering wins over Assam & Karnataka in their respective semifinals on Nov 30. While Maharashtra beat Assam by 12 runs in a high-scoring contest to reach their maiden Vijay Hazare final, Saurashtra registered a comfortable five-wicket win over Karnataka in the other semifinal.
Nayanmoni And Others Receive National Sports Awards
President Droupadi Murmu on Nov 30 conferred Arjuna Award 2022 to Nayanmoni Saikia (Lawn Bowl) from Assam. Manipur’s Sushila Devi also received the Arjuna Award for Boxing. Altogether 41 sports personalities were conferred with National Sports Awards 2022 on Nov 30.