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Juan Martin del Potro reaches Mexico Open semis

ACAPULCO (Mexico): Argentinian Juan Martin Del Potro defeated Dominic Thiem 6-2, 7-6 (7) on Thursday night to qualify for the semifinals of the Mexican Open where he will play against German Alexander Zverev. Zverev got a 6-4, 6-1 victory over American Ryan Harrison. Kevin Anderson, from South Africa, will play against American Jared Donaldson in […]

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Neymar out for three months, says Brazil team doctor

Rio de Janeiro : Brazil forward Neymar faces a race against time to be fit for the World Cup after it was revealed he will need up to three months to recover from foot surgery. Neymar cracked the fifth metatarsal of his right foot while playing for Paris Saint-Germain in their 3-0 Ligue 1 victory […]

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BCCI’s refusal leaves Pakistan tournament in doubt

BCCI’s refusal leaves Pakistan tournament in doubt

  Karachi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India’s refusal to send its team to the Asia Emerging Nations Cup scheduled in Pakistan this April has put a question mark on the tournament’s organisation in the country. An official in the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said that since India was not willing to send its […]

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Akram 2.0? Little boy with identical bowling action goes viral

Karachi: From a country known and feared for its fast bowlers who just keep on coming, a young boy has emerged with a bowling action uncannily similar to Pakistani swing legend Wasim Akram. The former fast bowler recently shared a video from a Twitter user of an unknown kid bowling with an identical action and […]

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Afridi looks forward to another successful year

Dubai: Former Pakistan captain and swashbuckling allrounder Shahid Afridi turned 38 on Thursday. Afridi, who made his debut in cricket as a 16-year-old and slammed a record-breaking 37 ball 100 at the same age, has had an illustrious cricketing career. Interestingly, he was brought into the national squad as a replacement for leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed […]

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Stephens survives scare to enter WTA Mexican Open quarter-finals

Acapulco: Top seed Sloane Stephens rallied to reach the WTA Mexican Open quarter-finals, while defending champion Lesia Tsurenko joined the American in the last eight. US Open champion Stephens advanced in Acapulco thanks to Wednesday’s 5-7 7-6 (8-6) 6-0 victory over Dutch qualifier Arantxa Rus. Stephens – winner of the WTA International tournament in 2016 […]

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Vinesh Phogat enters final of Asian Wrestling Championship

  BISHKEK (KYRGYZSTAN): Wrestler Vinesh Phogat assured herself and India of at least a silver medal at the Asian Wrestling Championship, as the Commonwealth Games gold medallist entered the final of the 50kg category with win over Japan’s Yuki Irie. Phogat earned the win by taking a bigger point as she locked the score 4-4 […]

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Cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur joins Punjab police

  Chandigarh: Indian women’s Twenty20 cricket team captain Harmanpreet Kaur joined the Punjab police as a deputy superintendent of police (DSP), in Chandigarh on Thursday. Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh and director general of police (DGP) Suresh Arora pinned the stars on her uniform. “Proud to join DGP Suresh Arora in pinning the stars […]

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Chairman compliments team members for victory

Chairman compliments team members for victory

J&K Bank wins MHSM Gold Cup

Srinagar, Feb 28: J&K Bank chairman & Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Parvez Ahmed has complimented the bank’s football team for winning the first Maharaja Hari Singh Memorial Gold Cup Football Tournament. The team outplayed their rivals Real Kashmir Football Club by a single goal in the summit clash at GGM Science College Football ground in Jammu  on […]

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Stokes back in form, England level series against New Zealand

Mount Maunganui: Ben Stokes shook off any rust following an enforced break with his 11th ODI half century as he guided England to a six-wicket win over New Zealand in the second game of their five-match series at Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui on Wednesday. Stokes only made his return to international cricket in the […]