Bangalore, Jan 19, 2014, DHNS:
FOOTBALL: Domestic league action continues in Europe before the return of the FA Cup in England next weekend.
CRICKET: The first match in the five-match ODI series between India and New Zealand is at Napier on Sunday. The second and the third encounters of the series are scheduled to be held at Hamilton on Wednesday and Auckland on Saturday.
With the hosts Australia having taken a 2-0 lead in the five-match series, England need a win in the third match at Sydney on Sunday. The fourth match is slated to be held at Perth on Friday.
The third Test of the three-match series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka continues at Sharjah till Monday.
TENNIS: The second week of the year’s first Grand Slam, Australian Open, goes into overdrive as the stars vie for a place in the quarterfinals and beyond.
GOLF: The Humana Challenge is scheduled to end at California on Sunday.
BADMINTON: The Malaysia Super Series Premier climaxes on Sunday.
CRICKET: The semifinals of the Ranji Trophy is scheduled for a Wednesday close at Indore and Punjab. FOOTBALL: The Federation Cup continues in Kerala.