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All England Open 2019: Saina, Kidambi in Quarters

LONDON March 8: Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth advanced to the quarter-finals at the All England Open 2019 badminton championships, following B Sai Praneeth’s ouster in the second round on Thursday. Continue reading “All England Open 2019: Saina, Kidambi in Quarters”

Classy Kohli makes 40th ODI century as India take 2-0 lead

Nagpur, March 6: Virat Kohli made a sublime 40th one-day international century and Vijay Shankar struck twice in the final over as India claimed a 2-0 lead in the series with a dramatic eight-run win in Nagpur. Continue reading “Classy Kohli makes 40th ODI century as India take 2-0 lead”

Cricket Set To Make A Comeback At 2022 Asian Games

BEIJING March 4: Cricket is all set to make a comeback at the Asian Games after the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) included it in the sports programme for the 2022 edition to be held in Hangzhou, China. The decision was taken at the OCA’s General Assembly in Bangkok on Sunday. Continue reading “Cricket Set To Make A Comeback At 2022 Asian Games”

“Our Hero”: Virat Kohli, Sania Mirza Salute Abhinandan Varthaman On His Return

MUMBAI March 2: After Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot Abhinandan Varthaman, captured by Pakistan following an air encounter between the countries on Wednesday, returned to India on Friday, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and sports fraternity took to Twitter to welcome the Wing Commander. Continue reading ““Our Hero”: Virat Kohli, Sania Mirza Salute Abhinandan Varthaman On His Return”

Supreme Court Reserves Order On Sreesanth’s Plea Against Lifetime Ban By BCCI

NEW DELHI March 1: The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its order on a plea by former cricketer S. Sreesanth challenging the lifetime ban imposed on him by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for his alleged involvement in match fixing during 2013 IPL. Continue reading “Supreme Court Reserves Order On Sreesanth’s Plea Against Lifetime Ban By BCCI”

2nd T20I: Glenn Maxwell Fires Australia To Maiden T20 Series Win Over India

MUMBAI Feb 28: Glenn Maxwell fired Australia to their maiden T20 series win over India with a sensational hundred, overshadowing India skipper Virat Kohli’s special effort in the second and final match in Bengalauru on Wednesday. Maxwell (113 not out off 55 balls) went on a rampage, smashing as many as nine sixes on way to his third century in the shortest format. Continue reading “2nd T20I: Glenn Maxwell Fires Australia To Maiden T20 Series Win Over India”

India eye series-saving win over Australia today

Bengaluru Feb 27: The focus remains firmly on the World Cup but India would also be desperate to ensure that a home series does not slip out of their grip when they take on Australia in the second and final T20 International here on Wednesday. Continue reading “India eye series-saving win over Australia today”

Stokes and Buttler rested as England announce squad for West Indies T20 series 

LONDON Feb 26: England have named a 14-man squad for the three-match IT20 series against West Indies. Kent’s Sam Billings and Middlesex’s Dawid Malan return to the squad for the first time since last year’s tour of Australia and New Zealand. Continue reading “Stokes and Buttler rested as England announce squad for West Indies T20 series “

1st T20I: Australia beat India in thriller to take 1-0 lead

Visakhapatnam Feb 25: Glenn Maxwell scored a fine half-century as Australia pulled off a thrilling three-wicket win against India in the first T20 International to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series in Visakhapatnam on Sunday. Continue reading “1st T20I: Australia beat India in thriller to take 1-0 lead”

Cheteshwar Pujara Scores First T20 Century Of His Career

INDORE Feb 23: Cheteshwar Pujara slammed his first T20 century during Saurashtra’s Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy opener against Railways at the Holkar Stadium in Indore on Thursday. Continue reading “Cheteshwar Pujara Scores First T20 Century Of His Career”