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first_imgNew Delhi, Mar 3 (PTI) Following are PTIs top/expected stories at 17:30 hrs: STORIES IN THE PIPELINE: *Indian Super League between Chennaiyen FC and Mumbai City FC. *Preview: Indian Super League between ATK and NorthEast United *I-League match between Churchill Brothers and Mohun Bagan. STORIES ON THE WIRE: SPO-BCCI-ACU BCCI likely to appoint former Rajasthan DGP Ajit Singh as ACU head By Kushan Sarkar New Delhi, Mar 3 (PTI) The BCCI is all set to appoint former Director General of Police (Rajasthan), Ajit Singh Shekhawat, as the head of its Anti Corruption Unit (ACU), replacing Neeraj Kumar. SPO-GOLF-SHARMA Sensational Sharma seizes lead on WGC debut Mexico City, Mar 3 (PTI) Indian golfer Shubhankar Sharma moved past some of the biggest names in the game to open up a two-shot lead at the USD 10 million WGC-Mexico Championship here. SPO-AZLAN- LD IND Spirited India go down fighting against Argentina in Azlan Shah opener Ipoh (Malaysia), Mar 3 (PTI) India found themselves at the receiving end of star penalty corner specialist Gonzalo Peillats hat-trick as they lost 2-3 against Olympic champions Argentina in their opening match of the Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament here today. SPO-BOX-WSB Sachin wins but India lose to Russia in WSB clash New Delhi, Mar 3 (PTI) World youth champion Sachin Siwach made a winning debut but India ended up on the losing side, going down 1-4 to Russia in their second World Series of Boxing (WSB) clash in Kazan. SPO-SNOOKER-IND Advani-led India pip Pakistan to win Snooker Team World Cup Doha, Mar 3 (PTI) The Indian combine of Pankaj Advani and Manan Chandra staged a remarkable recovery to pip Pakistan in the final of the inaugural IBSF Snooker Team World Cup. PTI APA APAadvertisementlast_img read more