Sports Wrap: Sachin Tendulkar reveals a secret, Dhoni angry and more
1. Achrekar sir made me realise fitness is key to success: TendulkarBatting legend Sachin Tendulkar said that his childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar was instrumental in making him realise the importance of fitness at the start of his career. Tendulkar said that you need to push yourself mentally and physically to achieve success.2. Dhoni blames pacers for Pune’s poor show against GujaratMahendra Dhoni was visibly disappointed at the post-match ceremony after his side Rising Pune Supergiants were thrashed by Gujarat Lions on Thursday. Dhoni was quick to point his fingers at his pacers saying they gave away a lot of runs in the powerplay overs.3. Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab aim to bounce back in IPLHaving lost their respective opening matches, Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab will aim to return to winning ways when they face each other in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium here on Friday.4. Fernando Alonso cleared to race in Chinese Grand PrixMcLaren driver Fernando Alonso has been cleared to race in Sunday’s Formula One Chinese Grand Prix after undergoing further medical tests at the Shanghai circuit following the opening practice session on Friday.5. Europa League: Liverpool stun Borussia Dortmund to reach semisLiverpool added another fairytale comeback to the history books as they fought back from 3-1 down against Borussia Dortmund to reach the Europa League semi-finals after Dejan Lovren’s towering stoppage-time header secured a 4-3 win on Thursday.