Favours shines as Jazz beat Rockets
Reserve Derrick Favors finished with 24 points and 10 rebounds as the Utah Jazz delivered another shooting night to remember with a 118-91 victory over the Houston Rockets on Thursday.
Neroca register first win at home
Last season runners-up Neroca FC regained that very same position in the 12th Hero I-league points table with a 3-0 victory over Indian Arrows in Imphal on Friday. Japanese winger Katsumi Yusa, Nigerian striker Felix Chidi and midfielder Malemnganba Meitei were on target for the home team
Rohana powers ahead by 3 shots
Teen golfer Aadil Bedi hogged the limelight with a classy seven-under 65 to take the second place but it was Sri Lankan Anura Rohana, who powered ahead by three shots after round two at the Bengaluru Open Golf Championship in Bengaluru Friday.
Sable to lead Indian challenge
On a high after breaking a 37-year-old steeplechase record, Services runner Avinash Sable will look to defend the men’s title in the Indian category of the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K run here on December 16.
Defourny extends lead in Sakhir
Belgium’s Max Defourny continued his podium run as he scored a win and two second-place finishes in the three races of MRF Challenge held at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir (Bahrain). The 20-year old Defourny was second to Germany’s Andreas Estner.