ESPN staffNov 20, 2023, 09:05 PM ET2 Minute ReadIndia’s football team will face Qatar, Kuwait and the winner of the match between Afghanistan and Mongolia in the second round of World Cup qualifiers. Keep track of all the latest developments in Indian sport with ESPN India’s daily live blog. The blog is updated frequently throughout the day, so do check back often. Here are the key updates from November 21, Tuesday:
What to expect today?
The Kalinga Stadium is packed as India prepares to take on Qatar in a massive football match. The hosts are full of confidence and determined to pull off an upset. In badminton, the China Masters Super 750 gets underway today with Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty opening their campaign against England’s Ben Lane and Sean Vendy. Aakarshi Kashyap and HS Prannoy will also be in action on Tuesday. The ISSF World Cup Finals have started in Doha with a 12-shooter strong contingent from India participating in the season-ending event.
What happened yesterday?
You can catch up on all the news events from Monday here. Here are the highlights:
Arsene Wenger touched down in India and expressed his view that Indian football has immense potential and needs to be explored further. Meanwhile, Manvir Singh, who scored the winning goal for India against Kuwait in their opening group match, missed training ahead of their upcoming game against Qatar.