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newskabaddi8 hours ago

LIVE PKL 2019 | Match 2 – Bengaluru Bulls vs Patna Pirates

The second game of the opening day will be played between the defending champions Bengaluru Bulls and the three-time winners in the history of the league Patna Pirates. A raiding battle between Pardeep Narwal and Pawan Sehrawat to see who finishes high from the very beginning of the league.
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newskabaddi8 hours ago

LIVE PKL 2019 | Match 1 – Telugu Titans vs U Mumba

The seventh edition of the very popular PKL is all set to begin on Saturday at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad where the home team Telugu Titans will take on U Mumba in the first game. It will be an interesting battle between the Siddharth Desai and his former skipper Fazel Atrachali.
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newsathletics10 hours ago

Asian Championship bronze medalist Sanjivani Jhadav to serve two-year suspension

India’s long distance runner Sanjivani Jhadav has been handed a two-year suspension by for first time doping violations, which also means a disqualification in all past results since June 29 2018. The Nasihk born won a 10000 m bronze at the 2019 Asian Championships and 5000 m bronze in 2017 edition.
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newssports11 hours ago

PKL 2019 | We will try our best to make the finals this year, says Joginder Narwal

Delhi Dabang’s captain Joginder Narwal firmly believes that this season the team is better prepared and will be able to make it to the finals. After a semi-successful last season with a mix of experienced and young players, the management decided not to meddle with the core group .
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newsbadminton12 hours ago

Indonesia Open | PV Sindhu storms past Nozomi Okuhara into semis

PV Sindhu had one of her easier quarterfinal outings on Friday as she defeated old nemesis Nozomi Okuhara in straight games to reach the semi-final of the Indonesia Open. She would be facing Chinese World No.2 Chen Yufei in the next round, who overcame Beiwen Zhang to reach the semis.
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newskabaddi13 hours ago

PKL 2019 | Biggest challenge for me is to improve upon previous season's performance, says Siddharth Desai

Raider Siddharth Desai was last season’s biggest find of PKL, scoring a total of 218 raid points in 21 matches for U Mumba. But his injury prone nature meant that he missed a lot of matches. He is also the costliest buy of this season, as Telugu Titans spent a mammoth Rs.1.45 crore for the raider.
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newscricket13 hours ago

ICC to not suspend captains for slow over-rates

Captains will no longer be suspended for slow over-rates, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Thursday after the board and full member council meeting. Earlier, two instances of slow over-rates in the same calendar year warranted a suspension for captains of the team.
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newssports14 hours ago

PKL 2019 | First aim is to get into playoffs, says Ajay Thakur

After the disappointing last two seasons Ajay Thakur, the captain of Tamil Nadu-based franchise says their only focus at the start of the campaign is to get into the playoffs. With the likes of Rahul Chaudhari, Manjeet Chillar, and Mohit Chillar that goal does seem achievable for them.
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newschess15 hours ago

Prithu Gupta beats Lev Yankelevich to become India’s 64th Grandmaster

Prithu Gupta has become India's 64th Grandmaster, crossing the Elo threshold of 2500 points after beating IM Lev Yankelevich in the fifth round of the Portuguese League 2019. Gupta, who started off late as a nine-year-old, has achieved the title at the age of 15 years, 4 months and 10 days.
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newsfootball15 hours ago

Reports | Arsenal target Wilfried Zaha submits transfer request to Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha has submitted a transfer request with the idea of leaving the club for a bigger European side. The former Manchester United star has previously revealed a desire to play European football and believes that he is at the right age to make that move.
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