Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Wednesday (February 20) that comprise UEFA Champions League clash between Liverpool and Bayern Bunich and first ODI between Windies and England.

Alastair Cook confident England can end World Cup drought

England have never won the men's World Cup, but with 100 days to go until the start of the latest edition, a team captained by Eoin Morgan are top of the 50-over world rankings.

Amit, Nikhat, Meena Kumari strike gold at Strandja Memorial Boxing

Asian Games gold-medallist Amit Panghal (49kg) on Tuesday claimed a second successive gold at the Strandja Memorial Tournament, in which India's women boxers also scripted history with a couple of maiden top finishes in Sofia, Bulgaria.

World No 1 Osaka stunned by Mladenovic in straight sets in Dubai

World number one Naomi Osaka was beaten in her opening match at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Tuesday, losing to France's Kristina Mladenovic 3-6, 3-6 on her return to competitive action after winning last month's Australian Open.

No indication that any of the WC matches will not go ahead as per plan: Richardson

Amid speculation surrounding India-Pakistan World Cup clash owing to the Pulwama terror attack, the International Cricket Council on Tuesday said it does not foresee any change in the schedule of the mega event starting May 30.