newstabletennis37 minutes ago

Manika Batra becomes first Indian to bag ‘Breakthrough Table Tennis Star’ award

Manika Batra became the first Indian to clinch the ‘Breakthrough Table Tennis Star’ award at the International Table Tennis Federation Star Awards in Incheon on Wednesday. Batra won a total of four medals at the 2018 Gold Coast CWG followed by one bronze medal at the Asian Games in Jakarta.
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newscricketan hour ago

India vs Australia | Australia names unchanged XI for the second Test in Perth

Australia has named an unchanged team for the second Test which is scheduled to be held at the new stadium in Perth and will begin on Friday. Aaron Finch managed to hold onto a role at the top of the batting order as under-fire pacer Mitchell Starc retained his spot in the team as well.
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newsfootballan hour ago

ATK are a good team and it’s going to be a very tough game, says Carles Cuadrat

Steve Coppell would want to end 2018 on a high as he takes his team to the Fortress as ATK look to break into the top four. Bengaluru FC, on the other hand, will come to the match at the back of two hapless draws against NorthEast United FC and Mumbai City FC looking desperate to win.
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newscricket2 hours ago

Mohinder Amarnath on MS Dhoni: If you want to play for India, you have to play for your state

Mohinder Amarnath claims that MS Dhoni has to play regularly and perform consistently for his state team in order to keep his spot in the Indian limited-overs squad. Amarnath added that despite the absence of Steven Smith and David Warner, Australia can still outplay India in the ongoing series.
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newshockey3 hours ago

Kalinga Stadium to host one of the FIH Hockey Series finals in June

The Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar will host one of the three FIH Hockey Series finals which is scheduled to be held between June 6 to 16 next year. While India will host the second final of the series, Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur will host the first event from April 23 to May 1.
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newscricket4 hours ago

India vs Australia | We have so much belief in our bowling unit right now, asserts Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli lauded the efforts of his bowling unit which was pivotal in the win against Australia in the series opener and revealed that there is a lot of belief in the abilities of the bowlers now. India will look to go 2-0 up in the series as they take on the hosts in the second Test in Perth.
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newscricket5 hours ago

Sourav Ganguly credits VVS Laxman for saving his career

Sourav Ganguly praised VVS Laxman whose 281 against Australia in 2001 at Eden Gardens, Kolkata helped the former skipper hold on to his post as captain of the Indian team. Ganguly also added that despite being in the ODI team for a limited period, Laxman was capable of playing across all formats.
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newscricket6 hours ago

India vs Australia | Rohit Sharma, R Ashwin fail to make it to match-day squad for Perth Test

Rohit Sharma has been ruled out of the second Test match at Perth after he picked up a back injury during the course of the first Test in Adelaide. Meanwhile, Ravichandran Ashwin is suffering from an abdominal strain on the left side of his body and will be replaced by Ravindra Jadeja in the squad.
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newscricket19 hours ago

Mitchell Starc was not at his best in Adelaide Test, says Mitchell Johnson

Mitchell Johnson has stated that during the first Test match against India, Mitchell Starc looked like he had something on his mind and something was not clicking for him. The former tearaway quick has also added that he is ready to help out his former mate in order to gain his mojo back.
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newscricket19 hours ago

VIDEO | Bangladesh’s monumental fielding mess-up leaves entire team in shame

If Pakistani players have made a name for themselves with their run-out jokes then Bangladesh will now be right up there, thanks to their monumental mess-ups during run-outs. Yesterday, when a wayward throw reached a delayed Mushfiqur Rahim, he failed to collect and gave a life to Roston Chase.
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