After a compelling game of chess (nine) between two geniuses, Vishwanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen, the match has gradually moved into the business end, which Vishwanathan Anand needs to win. As of now, Carlsen leads with 5 games to 4 in the 12 game match.
Atletico de Kolkata have a chance to overtake Chennaiyin FC for the top spot in the Indian Super league, when they clash against Kerala Blasters later tonight at Jawaharlal Nehru stadium, Kochi. Chennaiyin FC tops the table after their vitory against Pune.
After having played eight matches each in the Indian Super League, NorthEast United FC and Atletico de Kolkata lie in the sixth and first place respectively in the standings table. Both these teams clash against one another later tonight at Salt Lake stadium, Kolkata.
The Indian Premier League hit rock bottom after the spot fixing case in 2013 and the case has brought further embarrassment to the game, after the Supreme Court today disclosed seven names, which was probed by the Justice Mudgal Committee. The names in the list includes officials, international as well as Indian cricketers.