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'Dhoni prime example of disciplined cricketer'

In the age of cricket where on-field verbal spats between opposition players are an everyday affair, Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the prime example of a disciplined player who has played the sport in the right spirit, feels former India opener Aakash Chopra

I-League: East Bengal beat Shillong, Pune edge past Mumbai
I-League: East Bengal beat Shillong, Pune edge past Mumbai

Kolkata/Pune: Nigerian striker Ranti Martins sparkled on the pitch for Kolkata giants East Bengal as he provided both the first goal and the winning header to sneak past Shillong Lajong 2-1 in an I-League encounter Sunday, while in Pune, home side Pune FC went on top of the leader board as they clinched the state […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
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Tendulkar leads Richards' top ODI batsmen list

West Indies cricket legend Vivian Richards Sunday said Sachin Tendulkar would lead his list of top-10 One-Day International (ODI) batsmen of all time

Modi lauds Paes for winning Australian Open
Modi lauds Paes for winning Australian Open

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday congratulated Indian tennis icon Leander Paes for winning the Australian Open mixed doubles title

Serena wins Australian Open title
Serena wins Australian Open title

American star Serena Williams held off a determined Maria Sharapova of Russia to win her sixth Australian Open title and the 19th Grand Slam title of her career, separating herself from Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova for the second-most Grand Slam titles in the Open Era

Bravo quits Tests after four years in wilderness
Bravo quits Tests after four years in wilderness

Port of Spain: West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has announced his retirement from Test cricket, after four years in the wilderness and just weeks after being sacked from the One-Day International (ODI) squad. The 31-year-old has played 40 Tests but had not suited up for the West Indies since December 2010, when the West Indies […]

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HIL: Punjab Warriros beat Delhi Waveriders 3-1

New Delhi: Three goals in final quarter helped Punjab Warriors defeat Delhi Waveriders 3-1 and maintain their position at the top of the Hero Hockey India League (HIL) standings at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Friday. Warriors conceded an early goal from Akashdep Singh (third minute) but staged a stunning comeback in the […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
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Dhoni blames batsmen for loss to England

Perth: Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni blamed the batsmen for Friday’s loss against England in the virtual semi-final of the tri-series here. England booked a berth in the final of the One-Day International (ODI) series against Australia, courtesy a three-wicket win over India at the WACA. “When we started batting, I thought we did […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
India lose, fail to reach tri-series final
India lose, fail to reach tri-series final

Perth: In what was being being touted as the dress rehearsal for the World Cup, India miserably failed to reach the tri-series final Down Under as they lost the virtual semi-final by three wickets to England at the WACA here Friday. England will now play the final against hosts Australia here Sunday. India failed to […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
England bowl out India for 200
England bowl out India for 200

England bowled out India for 200 runs in 48.1 overs in a crucial ODI tri-series clash at the WACA here Saturday

England elect to bowl against India
England elect to bowl against India

England captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to field against India in a tri-series ODI clash at the WACA here Friday

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HIL: Punjab Warriors' Knowles suspended for a match

New Delhi: Jaypee Punjab Warriors’ ace defender Mark Knowles will miss Friday’s Hero Hockey India League (HIL) match against Delhi Waveriders after the Australian was Thursday handed a one-match suspension for breaching the Code of Conduct. The Disciplinary Committee of HIL met to discuss the conduct of Knowles, International Hockey Federation (FIH) Player of the […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Wicketkeeper Sangakkara effects most dismissals in ODIs
Wicketkeeper Sangakkara effects most dismissals in ODIs

Wellinton: Veteran Sri Lankan cricketer Kumar Sangakkara Thursday went past Adam Gilchrist here as he effected maximum number (474) of dismissals as a wicketkeeper. The 37-year-old Sangakkara was already the joint highest with Australian Gilchrist before this game, but now holds the record solo after his two catches in the ODI against New Zealand at […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
I-League: Mohun Bagan hold Salgaocar, East Bengal edge past Bengaluru
I-League: Mohun Bagan hold Salgaocar, East Bengal edge past Bengaluru

Margao/Kolkata: Salgaocar FC were held to a goal-less draw against Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan in a third round I-League encounter here at the Fatorda stadium Wednesday. In another third round I-League encounter in Kolkata, East Bengal edged past a wasteful Bengaluru FC side 1-0 with Abhinash Ruidas scoring the winner in the 53rd minute at […]

Barca reach Copa del Rey semifinal
Barca reach Copa del Rey semifinal

Madrid: FC Barcelona booked their place in the semifinal of the King’s Cup knockout competition in Spain after they beat their opponents 3-2. While Barca were able to field the same side they played in their 1-0 first leg win, with Ter Stegen in goal and Leo Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar leading the attack, […]

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