newscricket11 hours ago

Ashes 2019 | Travis Head throws his weight behind a stem guard after Steve Smith blow

After witnessing a frightening blow that knocked Steve Smith out, Cricket Australia and the players have now resorted to extra safe measures and Travis Head was one of the first to bring out the neck guard. Smith suffered a concussion, which eventually ruled him out of the Leeds Test.
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newscricket11 hours ago

Mark Ramprakash and Jonathan Trott among the big names in race for India's batting coach

Former English cricketers, Mark Ramprakash and Jonathan Trott are some of the high profile names among the numerous candidates, who have applied for the role of India's batting coach. The BCCI will conduct several interviews to appoint support staff for head coach Ravi Shastri this week.
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newsfootball12 hours ago

Lallianzuala Chhangte tipped to sign a short-term contract with club Viking FK

As per recent reports, Lallianzuala Chhangte is all set to sign a professional contract with Norwegian club Viking FK on a one-and-a-half-year deal. The youngster has travelled to Norway to complete the deal and will join up with Indian national team for the World Cup qualifiers.
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newsathletics13 hours ago

Sports minister Kiren Rijju backs Madhya Pradesh sprinter Rameshwar Gurjar to come through

Sports minister Kiren Rijju has offered his full support to barefoot Madhya Pradesh sprinter - Rameshwar Gurjar - who is touted as the next big thing amongst young Indian athletes. Earlier, Gurjar's went viral after a video of him completing a 100m sprint within 11 seconds blew up on social media.
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newstennis13 hours ago

Indian Tennis Round-up | Ramkumar Ramanathan bows out as Ankita Raina shines in US Open qualifiers

Ramkumar Ramanathan ended his US Open qualifying campaign with a disappointing loss in the first round itself to Filippo Baldi of Italy, ranked 145. Meanwhile, Ankita Raina pulled off a stunning win in the opening round by defeating Ysaline Bonaventure of Belgium in a thrilling match.
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newscricket14 hours ago

I’ve been a big supporter of Archer for a long time, states Glenn McGrath

Glenn McGrath has revealed his admiration for pace bowler Jofra Archer by stating that it is not everyday one sees a bowler bowling with such pace and accuracy effortlessly. He further stated that he was impressed with his ability to bowl long spells and feels he has a bright future ahead of him.
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newsfootball14 hours ago

Christian Eriksen only interested in three clubs for his future

It is a well-known desire of Eriksen to leave Spurs, but besides the rumours throughout the transfer window linking the player to other European giants, the fact is that the Dane has remained in London. The player is struggling to perform the way he did but a deal for his departure seems unlikely.
Miguel Prazeres
newsfootball14 hours ago

Roma close in on Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi

Shkodran Mustafi has lost his place in Arsenal's defensive line rotation, mainly because of the David Luiz signing. The German international had a shaky season last year, costing the Gunners several points making him one of the scapegoats for the club to miss out on Champions League action.
Miguel Coelho
newsfootball14 hours ago

James Maddison could make Liverpool better, says Jamie Carragher

James Maddison is quickly becoming one of Leicester's biggest names in the current season. The midfielder emerged last year in the Foxes squad, displaying some fine performances while helping the club climb positions in the Premier League table, arousing some interest from the best clubs in England.
Miguel Coelho
newsbadminton14 hours ago

Pramod Bhagat and Parul Parmar to lead Indian challenge at Para Badminton Worlds

Pramod Bhagat and Parul Parmar, both seeded number one, will be India's top players at the upcoming Para-Badminton World Championships to be held in Basel. India coach Gaurav Khanna is confident that his side will bring home medals in double digits at towards the end of the tournament.
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