newscricket8 hours ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | Jharkhand edge past Maharashtra; Hyderabad make semis after beating AP

Jharkhand secured a semi-final berth after they defeated Maharashtra in their last eight encounter by eight wickets via the VJD method at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore today. Meanwhile, Hyderabad outplayed Andhra Pradesh by a narrow margin of 14-runs to reach the semi-finals.
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newscricket8 hours ago

QUIZ | How well do you know about the dark side of Cricket

The recent ‘Sandpapergate’ scandal which involved Australian trio - Steven Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft brought back a lot of dark memories in cricket. We have put together a quiz to check if all you cricket lovers can recall some of the sport's biggest scandals over the years.
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newscricket9 hours ago

Virat Kohli holds onto top spot; Prithvi Shaw and Rishabh Pant make big strides in Test rankings

Virat Kohli retained his spot at the top of the ICC Test rankings for batsmen after a decent performance in the two Test matches against West Indies in which he scored 80 runs in the last game. Meanwhile, Indian youngsters Prithvi Shaw and Rishabh Pant made some good strides on the list too.
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newstennis9 hours ago

South Korean ace Hyeon Chung confirms participation in Tata Open Maharasthra

World No. 26 tennis prodigy Hyeon Chung will be playing in the second season of ATP 250 even Tata Open Maharashtra. The 22-year-old is expected to be a top draw in the tournament.
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newscricket11 hours ago

Sanath Jayasuriya accused of breaching the ICC's anti-corruption code

Former Sri Lankan opener Sanath Jayasuriya has been charged with two counts of breaching the ICC's anti-corruption code as per recent official reports from the international body. The former Sri Lankan selector has a total of 14 days from October 15 to respond to the charges filed against him.
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newscricket11 hours ago

T20 World Cup 2018 | It’ll be great if we make the semis, says Mithali Raj

Indian Women's team skipper Mithali Raj has been of the opinion that the side has a strong batting line-up settled for the T20 World Cup and could at least make it till the semis. Meanwhile, Raj and Co. will be travelliing to the Caribbean early for the practice games with Windies.
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newstennis12 hours ago

Leander Paes, Sania Mirza are miracles that come around once in 30-40 years, says Mahesh Bhupathi

Indian Davis Cup captain Mahesh Bhupathi stated that compatriots Leander Paes and Sania Mirza are once in lifetime miracles and hoped that the sport of tennis received more support in India. Bhupathi also said that it’s been a learning experience to captain the Davis Cup team in the past two years.
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newsathletics12 hours ago

Want to win medal in 2020 Olympics, says Mirabai Chanu

2017 World Weightlifting Championship gold medallist Mirabai Chanu has stated that she is aiming a medal in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The Commonwealth Games gold medalist has now recovered from the back injury that had prompted her to take a break and she has started training in Patiala.
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newshockey13 hours ago

Youth Olympic Games | Indian hockey teams settle for historic silver medals in Buenos Aires

The Indian men’s and women’s hockey team both suffered defeats in the finals of their respective categories at the ongoing Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires. While the men’s team slumped to a 4-2 defeat against Malaysia, the women’s team went down fighting in a 3-1 loss to hosts Argentina.
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newsfootball14 hours ago

Playing in Europe has helped me to play fearlessly, says Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

Indian goal-keeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu has revealed that playing in Europe against top sides has helped to become fearless against any opposition. He also stated that the team doesn't regret the draw as they played well collectively against China, ahead of the Asian Cup 2019.
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