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New Delhi, Apr 21 (PTI) The following are the top/expected stories at 1740 hours: EXPECTED STORIES: *Updated report of IPL match between Punjab Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad in Chennai.

*Report of IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Chennai Super Kings in Mumbai STORIES ON THE WIRE: SPO-CRI-IPL-RCB-RR-PREVIEW RCB hope to keep momentum going against stumbling Rajasthan Royals Mumbai, Apr 21 (PTI) Off to the best possible start with three wins on the trot, a confident Royal Challengers Bangalore will hope to keep the juggernaut rolling when they take on Rajasthan Royals in an IPL match here on Thursday.

SPO-CRI-IPL-SRH-PUNJAB-LD INNINGS SRH bowlers bundle out Punjab Kings for 120 Chennai, Apr 21 (PTI) Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers, led by pacer Khaleel Ahmed, produced a disciplined bowling performance to bundle out Punjab Kings for a below-par 120 in their IPL match here on Wednesday.

SPO-CRI-IPL-MI-DC-PANT Good to see batsmen adjusting to Chepauk pitch: Pant Chennai, Apr 21 (PTI) Delhi Capitals skipper Rishabh Pant said it was good to see his batsmen quickly adjusting to the Chepauk track after playing the first three games on a more batting friendly Wankhede pitch.

SPO-CRI-IPL-ROHIT-FINE Rohit Sharma fined Rs 12 lakh for MI's slow over-rate Chennai, Apr 21 (PTI) Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma was fined Rs 12 lakh for maintaining a slow over-rate during the IPL game against Delhi Capitals here.

SPO-BOX-WC-YOUTH-IND 8 Indian boxers, including 7 women, enter finals of youth world championships New Delhi, Apr 21 (PTI) Eight Indian boxers, including seven women, stormed into the finals of the youth world championships in Kielce, Poland, an unprecedented achievement for the country in the marquee age group event.

SPO-ARCHERY-IND-WC Women's recurve team tops qualification as Indians storm to QF in 3 events Guatemala City, Apr 21 (PTI) Indian recurve archers had a blazing start on their return to the World Cup after nearly two years as the women's team topped the qualifications with Ankita Bhakat and Deepika Kumari's super show in the opening stage here.

SPO-HOCK-PROLEAGUE-IND-POSTPONED FIH Hockey Pro League: India-Great Britain matches postponed Lausanne (Switzerland), Apr 21 (PTI) The FIH Hockey Pro League matches between India and Great Britain, scheduled for May 8-9 in London, were on Wednesday postponed following the UK government's decision to add India to the travel 'red list'.

SPO-CRI-IPL-MI-DC-JAYANT We were 10-15 runs short from par score, says Jayant Chennai, Apr 21 (PTI) Mumbai Indians off-spinner Jayant Yadav conceded that his team was 10-15 runs short form the par score in its IPL game against Delhi Capitals, which it lost by six wickets on a 'difficult' Chepauk pitch.

SPO-HOCK-NILAKANTA Argentina tour was important in build up to Olympics: Midfielder Nilakanta Bengaluru, Apr 21 (PTI) The successful tour of Argentina has given the Indian men's hockey team momentum going into the Tokyo Olympics, says attacking mid-fielder Nilakanta Sharma.

SPO-CRI-IPL-MISHRA Especially enjoyed dismissing Rohit and Pollard: Mishra Chennai, Apr 21 (PTI) Delhi Capitals spinner Amit Mishra, who picked up a match-winning four-wicket haul against Mumbai Indians, said he particularly enjoyed dismissing opposition skipper Rohit Sharma and Kieron Pollard. PTI APA APA