second fastest ODI century by an Indian, facing 64 balls. The record stands inthe name of Mohammad Azharuddin, who took 62 balls to reach three-figuremark against New Zealand at Baroda in 1988.
Pakistan-West Indies One-Day Series:
Pakistan blanked West Indies 3-0 in theseries held at Abu Dhabi.
ICL 20-20 Championship:
After 37 days of action among nine teams, Lahore
Badshah rode on Imran Nazir’s unbeaten swash bu
ckling 44-ball 111 to routHyderabad Heroes by eight wickets in the high-voltage third final to lift thesecond edition of the ICL 20-20 championship Trophy.
Singapore Open, 2008:
Jeev Milkha Singh held off Padraig Harrington and ErnieEls to win th
e $5 million Barclays Singapore Open. Hailed as Jeev’s arrival at golf’s
biggest stage, the win makes him the first golfer to win more than $ 1 million in asingle season on Asian tour.
Jeev breaks into top 50:
Jeev Milkha Singh is back among the elites again with thelatest world gold rankings putting the Indian pro on the 46th place after hissensational triumph in the Singapore Open.
World Cup, 2008:
Robert Karlsson and Henrik Stenson produced a magnificentthree- stroke victory for Sweden. This was Sw
eden’s second World Cup triumph.
Spain settled for the second place.