More athletes may snub Delhi Games
Australia Wednesday warned more athletes were
likely to skip New Delhi’s Commonwealth Games over safety fears as
high-profile pull-outs and a bridge collapse fuelled concerns over
the showpiece event.
Isuru Udana hat-trick
A hat-trick by left arm paceman Isuru Udana
enabled Wayamba to beat VS Central by 74 runs in the Champions
League Twenty20 tournament Group A match at St George’s Park on
Russia two gold medals
Russia took the first two gold and silver medals
awarded at the 30th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships on
Tuesday in Moscow. Daria Kondakova upset reigning world and Olympic
champion Yevgenia Kanayeva in the rope final, 28.750-28.600. Nearly
a point behind the Russians, Belarusian Melitina Stanyuta won the
bronze with 27.650.