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newscricket4 hours ago

VIDEO | Virat Kohli left stunned after Trent Boult takes his catch Hollywood style

A popular phrase in cricket is ‘catches win matches’, and when it comes off the bat of a player as influential as Virat Kohli, it surely deserves some kind of praise. Kohli was left stunned as Kiwi bowler Trent Boult pulled off a stunning effort at the boundary line to latch on to his potential six.
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newscricket4 hours ago

IPL 2018 | Twitter reacts to Rishabh Pant's swashbuckling innings and AB's brilliant sweeps

Royal Challengers Bangalore have returned to the winning ways thanks to a brilliant innings by AB de Villiers, who nullified Rishabh Pant's 85-run innings to give RCB their second victory. And Twitterati were all but praise for the wonderful effort by the duo while also praised Trent Boult's catch.
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newscricket4 hours ago

Video | RCB batsman Quinton De Kock sacrifices his wicket for skipper Virat Kohli

Sometimes you need to take one for the team and especially when it comes to run-outs in the sport of cricket where more often than not you fall prey to someone else’s mistake on the pitch. This time it was Quinton De Kock who sacrificed his wicket for the sake of Virat Kohli in today’s match.
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newsathletics5 hours ago

Gurindervir Singh sets new national junior 100m record

Asian youth title winner Gurindervir Singh set a new national record in the boys 100m final of the Sri Krishna Institutions 16th Federation Cup National junior athletics championship at the Nehru Stadium. Singh recorded a time of 10.47s which was a 0.10s improvement from the previous record.
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newscricket7 hours ago

Teams which won the trophy are those which have won most of their last games, says Shakib Al Hasan

All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has backed Sunrisers Hyderabad to go all the way this season if they do well in the final stage of the tournament which is a tough challenge for the squad. Shakib has also praised coach Tom Moody and bowling chief Muttiah Muralitharan for helping him improve his game.
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newscricket7 hours ago

IPL 2018 | Twitter reacts to another Chris Gayle masterclass in power-hitting and ground staff's superb effort

Kolkata Knight Riders' home-coming ended on a sour note as Chris Gayle and KL Rahul guided KXIP to a 9-wicket victory in a rain-curtailed encounter in Kolkata. Twitterati was impressed with Gayle's brutal power-hitting and also applauded Eden staff for making the ground ready immediately after rain.
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newscricket8 hours ago

Leg-spinners are more successful than anybody else, says Kapil Dev

Former India captain Kapil Dev feels that each IPL team loves to have leg-spinners in their side because they have been very successful over the years in the IPL. The 1983 World Cup-winning captain has also praised Bhuvneshwar Kumar for his brilliant show in the last three years of the IPL.
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newscricket8 hours ago

VIDEO | Umpire gives No-ball wrongly, also refuses a review for it

The Decision Review System (DRS) has created another controversy after Kings XI Punjab were denied to consult the third umpire regarding a no-ball which was given wrongly. This particular incident occurred in the sixth over of KKR’s innings as the umpire deemed a legal delivery as a no-ball.
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newshockey8 hours ago

Senior players in Indian hockey team unhappy with coach Sjoerd Marijne

Senior hockey players of the Indian hockey are planning to meet up with coach Sjoerd Marijne in order to make known their displeasure over the Dutch’s selection policy when it came to picking the starting XI. Earlier, Marijne had called his CWG squad "unstoppable" before departing for Gold Coast.
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newscricket9 hours ago

IPL 2018 | It is Chennai Super Kings, it is not Pune Super Kings : MS Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings skipper felt that despite Pune being the home of CSK, the fans have a choice whether to support CSK or other teams since it is Chennai Super Kings and not Pune Super Kings. He has also added there will be a lot more yellow in Pune as the tournament progresses.
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