Tottenham Hotspur have given the inexperienced Sherwood chance to stamp his mark.
The home fans chanted "Boring,Boring Chelsea" on a rain-lashed night in north London.
At stumps,Punjab were 177 for three with Jiwanjot batting on 105 and Mandeep Singh undefeated on 29.
Rao played a responsible innings and also put on a solid 93-run stand for the seventh wicket with Jesal Karia.
Karnataka pacer H S Sharath and leg-spinner Shreyas Gopal took three wickets each.
Resuming at their overnight score of 231 for five,TN could do little as Rajasthan bowlers came on top.
Graeme Swann announced his retirement midway through the series on Sunday.
Everton surged up to fourth,pending Chelsea's trip to Arsenal on Monday.
Pedro took it upon himself to rescue Barcelona with three goals in eight blistering minutes.
Tim Sherwood's hopes of becoming Tottenham's next permanent manager were boosted.
Lokesh Rahul gave ample display of his class by cracking an unbeaten 120.
Delhi bowled out Punjab for just 74 runs in on a fog-hit first day of Ranji Trophy group A match.
Pankaj Singh claimed four wickets to wreak havoc on Tamil Nadu top order.
Tendulkar found himself in a slightly different territory on Sunday as he pitched for football.
The 34-year-old said his body was no longer up to the rigour of long-form cricket.
Hosts rode on centuries from Faf and AB to very nearly pull off a win but fell short by eight runs.
Luis Suarez celebrated his new contract by sending Liverpool to the top of the Premier League
Trent Boult had blown the top off the West Indies order before Tim Southee polished off the tail.
After a solid start,South Africa lose two quick wickets to end the day's play at 138/2.
Pujara and Kohli helped India take complete control of the first Test at Wanderers on Friday.
In the 47th over,Tahir dropped Pujara. It was a simple caught and bowl chance.
Striker Luis Suarez has signed a new long-term contract at Liverpool.
AB dropped his keeping gloves and bowled last over before Tea.
SA were looking to end session on high,but Morkel limping off field will give India a big boost!
Off-spinner Sunil Narine was already indicating he would be a factor later in the game.
India's seamers staged a dramatic turnaround with a devastating exhibition of swing bowling.
Hafeez's 7th ODI ton was well assisted by half centuries from Sohaib Maqsood and Sharjeel Khan.
Apart from Pujara,Virat Kohli is the only other Indian in the top-20 of the batting list.
Chanderpaul was in sight of his 29th test century on 94 at stumps in Hamilton.
German Becker was the youngest winner of Wimbledon at 17 and won 64 ATP titles in total.
Virat Kohli played a brilliant 119-run knock and stole the show at Wanderers on Wednesday.
Shami was the leading wicket taker in India's 0-2 rout by the Proteas in the ODI series.
Chelsea won the League Cup twice in Jose Mourinho's first spell at the club.
Also,Andhra settled for three points by the virtue of their first innings lead against HP.
Forced to follow on,Odisha fought hard to earn a draw against Mumbai.
Also,Karnataka register comprehensive win while Hyderabad earn three points from draw.