Weekly Digest: Germany ousted in FIFA World Cup, India wins T20Is against Ireland

As another weeks comes to an end, let us have a look at the happenings of the week of June 25 - July 1.

Published : Jul 01, 2018 22:31 IST

Germany becomes the latest defending champion to be ousted in the group stage of the FIFA World Cup.
Germany becomes the latest defending champion to be ousted in the group stage of the FIFA World Cup.

Germany becomes the latest defending champion to be ousted in the group stage of the FIFA World Cup.


India drubs Ireland 2-0 in the two-match T20I series in Dublin. Report

England beats Australia by 28 runs in the one-off T20I in Birmingham. It also finished unbeaten in the entire tour by Australia, previously featuring a five-match ODI series. Report

Pakistan drew first blood in the opening match of the T20I tri-series against Zimbabwe, which also involves Australia. Report

Sri Lanka beats West Indies by 4 wickets in the day-night Test in Barbados to finish the three-Test series 1-1. Report

England Women beats New Zealand Women in T20I tri-series final in Chelmsford.

Hampshire wins Royal London One-Day Cup.


FIFA World Cup 2018 gets done with the group stages, as the pre-quarters get underway. FULL COVERAGE

Defending champion Germany is ousted in the opening round. Report

Also, Argentina , Portugal and Spain are ousted as they lose in the pre-quarters.


Damir Dzumhur wins Turkish Open. Report

Mischa Zverev and Caroline Wozniacki win Eastbourne Open.


Max Verstappen wins Formula 1 Austrian GP. Report

Marc Márquez wins MotoGP Dutch TT. Report

Other sports

Kabaddi Masters: India crowned champion. Report

Badminton: Malaysia Open: Srikanth, Sindhu bow out in semis. Report

Sunayna, Tanvi and Ramit make cut for Squash in Asian Games 2018. Report

Champions Trophy Hockey: India loses to Australia in the final. Report

Athletics: China's Su Bingtian equals 100m Asian record ( Report ) , Arjun handed a four-year ban ( Report ) , Jinson Johnson breaks 800m national record ( Report ) .

Commonwealth Chess: Victorious Nitin joins Vaibhav in lead. Report

Golf: Aditi Ashok falls to 68th after disappointing third round ( Report ) , Anirban Lahiri bounces back at Quicken Loans National ( Report ) , Tiger equals best comeback score, hunts National title ( Report ).

Boxing: Mary Kom pulls out of Asian Games squad ( Report ) , Shiva, Sarjubala make Asiad squad after winning trials ( Report ) , Solanki, Vikas in the Indian squad ( Report ).

Table Tennis: Smashers becomes the new UTT champion. ( Report )

Basketball: LeBron opts out of Cavs deal, sets up NBA free agency circus. Report

Shooting: Top shooters to feature in the World Championship ( Report ) , Narang, Jitu, Mehuli fail to make the cut for Asian Games squad ( Report ).

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