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Kohli, Bumrah maintain top positions in ICC ODI rankings

Kohli, Bumrah maintain top positions in ICC ODI rankings

DUBAI: India skipper Virat Kohli and pacer Jasprit Bumrah have retained their top positions in the batsmen and bowlers’ list of the latest ICC ODI rankings issued on Sunday. Kohli remained at number one spot after scoring 310 in the recently-concluded home series against Australia while his deputy Rohit Sharma hit 202 runs to maintain […]

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Dipa  aggravates knee injury during vault final, to skip Doha World Cup

Dipa  aggravates knee injury during vault final, to skip Doha World Cup

Baku: Ace Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar’s hope of qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics suffered a jolt after she aggravated her knee injury during the vault final at the Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku on Saturday, forcing her to withdraw from next week’s Doha World Cup. The 25-year-old from Tripura had performed a higher-difficulty […]

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Clash of the titans: Gladiators, Zalmi meet in PSL final

Clash of the titans: Gladiators, Zalmi meet in PSL final

LAHORE: Quetta Gladiators and one-time champion Peshawar Zalmi will square-off in the final of the Pakistan Super League at the National Stadium Karachi on Sunday with both captains promising to fight till the last ball. The match will start at 7 pm PST. Led by Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed, Quetta have finished runner-up in 2016 […]

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Rahmat Shah falls short of maiden century as Afghanistan takes upperhand against Ireland

Rahmat Shah falls short of maiden century as Afghanistan takes upperhand against Ireland

DEHRADUN,: Rahmat Shah fell just two short of his maiden century as Afghanistan produced a commanding batting display to take the upperhand over Ireland on the second day of the one-off Test in Dehradun on Saturday. Coming on to bat at no.3, Shah scored a patient 98 off 214 balls while Asghar Afghan (67) and […]

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Bangladesh cricketers escape shooting attack in NZ mosque, tour called off

Bangladesh cricketers escape shooting attack in NZ mosque, tour called off

Christchurch, Mar 15 : The Bangladesh cricket team’s tour of New Zealand was Friday called off after the players had a narrow escape from a shooting attack on a mosque here, described as an “unprecedented act of violence” by the country’s Prime Minister Jacinda Arden. The attack on the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Hagley […]

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Sreesanth ban issue will be taken up at CoA meeting: Vinod Rai

Sreesanth ban issue will be taken up at CoA meeting: Vinod Rai

New Delhi, Mar 15 :  The life ban on S Sreesanth will be discussed when the Committee of Administrators running Indian cricket meets next after the Supreme Court asked the BCCI to reconsider the punishment handed to the pacer for his alleged involvement in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal. A bench comprising justices Ashok Bhushan […]

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Switzerland’s Bencic reaches Indian Wells semi-finals

Switzerland’s Bencic reaches Indian Wells semi-finals

Indian Wells (United States), March 15 :  Switzerland’s Belinda Bencic’s resurgence continued Thursday as she reached the Indian Wells WTA semi-finals with a battling 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 win over fifth-ranked Karolina Pliskova. Bencic, a former world number seven whose ranking slumped as injuries stalled her career, took her current winning streak to 12 matches. Six […]

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Basic cricket coaching for girls concludes at Leh

Basic cricket coaching for girls concludes at Leh

LEH, MARCH 14: The 15 day basic cricket coaching camp for girls under Khelo India “Sports for Peace & development” concluded here today. The camp was organized by the District administration through District Youth Services & Sports Department. At the valedictory function,   Deputy Commissioner/CEO, LAHDC, Leh Avny Lavasa was the chief guest, while Additional District […]

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Never underestimate importance of Dhoni: Clarke

Never underestimate importance of Dhoni: Clarke

NEW DELHI: Former Australian captain Michael Clarke on Thursday warned critics to “never underestimate” the importance of veteran Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the Indian limited overs teams. Clarke tweeted after the Australian team beat fancied India in the fifth and final ODI at the Feroz Shah Kotla for a stunning come-from-behind 3-2 series win in […]

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World Cup is still far, now it’s time to savour this massive win: Khawaja

World Cup is still far, now it’s time to savour this massive win: Khawaja

New Delhi, Mar 14 :  Vanquishing India on their home turf is huge for this Australian side and it’s time to relish the victory than thinking about the World Cup which is still far away, says opener Usman Khawaja. The left-handed opener was one of the main architects of Australia’s 3-2 series win over India […]