Sports News-Daily Digest: 4 Key Updates
1. Ravichandran Ashwin is the first bowler ever to complete 50 wickets in two consecutive calendar years.
2. Former world champion Manavjit Singh Sandhu clinched the gold medal in men’s trap event at the 60th National Shooting Championship for Shotgun in Jaipur. The four-time Olympian from Punjab shot 117 in qualifying to reach the six-man final rounds in fourth spot.
3. PV Sindhu won the China Open to register her first tournament win post the Rio Olympics.
4. Former Sri Lankan cricketer Mahela Jayawardene has been announced as the head coach of IPL side Mumbai Indians, replacing former Australian captain Ricky Ponting.