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All England Open: Kidambi Srikanth Knocked Out, PV Sindhu Advances To 2nd Round

BIRMINGHAM March 12: Indian badminton star PV Sindhu made a confident start at the All England Open, beating American Beiwin Zhang in straight games, but Kidambi Srikanth bowed out with a first round defeat in Birmingham on Wednesday. Continue reading “All England Open: Kidambi Srikanth Knocked Out, PV Sindhu Advances To 2nd Round”

Brian Lara Not Concerned With Duration Of Test, Wants Result

DUBAI March 10: West Indian batting legend Brian Lara is not concerned about the duration of Test matches as long as they are producing results. Lara, who holds the record for the highest individual score in Tests (400 not out), also said that the Day-Night Tests were an “attraction” but not the way forward to popularise the longest format of the game. Continue reading “Brian Lara Not Concerned With Duration Of Test, Wants Result”

Kohli and Ganguly praise India despite Women’s T20 World Cup final Loss

SYDNEY March 9: India skipper Virat Kohli lauded the Indian women’s team for their efforts in the T20 World Cup in Australia, saying the final defeat at the hands of the hosts will only make them stronger. Continue reading “Kohli and Ganguly praise India despite Women’s T20 World Cup final Loss”

India, Pakistan To Play Asia Cup In Dubai, Says Sourav Ganguly

MUMBAI Feb 29: BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Friday said the next Asia Cup will be held in Dubai, paving the way for both India and Pakistan to participate in the continental tournament. Continue reading “India, Pakistan To Play Asia Cup In Dubai, Says Sourav Ganguly”

Rahul Dravid’s Son Samit Slams Second Double-Century Inside Two Months In U-14 Cricket

BEGALURU Feb 21: Rahul Dravid’s son Samit Dravid once again showed his prowess with the bat as he slammed a double-hundred in under-14 cricket while representing his school Mallya Aditi International in the BTR Shield Under-14 Group I, Division II Tournament on Saturday. Continue reading “Rahul Dravid’s Son Samit Slams Second Double-Century Inside Two Months In U-14 Cricket”

Sachin Tendulkar Wins At Laureus Awards: Mohanlal Exults

SYDNEY Feb 19: As Sachin Tendulkar was honoured at the Laureus Awards for ‘Best Sporting Moment’, Mohanlal termed it a ‘proud moment for all Indians’ and called it deserving.
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Eoin Morgan Guides England To T20I Series Win Over South Africa

DURBAN Feb 17: England captain Eoin Morgan went on a six-hitting spree to take his side to a series win in a high-scoring third and final Twenty20 International against South Africa at SuperSport Park on Sunday. Continue reading “Eoin Morgan Guides England To T20I Series Win Over South Africa”

U-19 World Cup Final: Bangladesh Beat India To Win Maiden Under-19 Title

DURBAN Feb 10: Bangladesh captain Akbar Ali kept his calm to lead his team to a stunning three-wicket win over India in Potchefstroom to win the Under-19 World Cup for the first time. Chasing 178 to win, Bangladesh were struggling at 102 for six but Akbar, who finished 43 not out, dragged them towards the line. Continue reading “U-19 World Cup Final: Bangladesh Beat India To Win Maiden Under-19 Title”

BCCI Accepts Rahul Dravid’s Request Of Equal Pay For Under-19 Team Management

MUMBAI Feb 5: India great Rahul Dravid played a magnanimous hand as the Prithvi Shaw-led team won the 2018 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup for a record fourth time at Bay Oval, New Zealand earlier this month. Continue reading “BCCI Accepts Rahul Dravid’s Request Of Equal Pay For Under-19 Team Management”

Ross Taylor Says New Zealand “Looking Forward” To ODIs After T20I Series Loss To India

DURBAN Jan 3: Senior New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor on Sunday admitted that the 0-5 whitewash by India has hurt his side badly and the whole T20I series has been a disappointment for them. Taylor, however, said his side played better cricket than the results suggest though they knew from the beginning that it was going to a be tough task against a strong Indian team. Continue reading “Ross Taylor Says New Zealand “Looking Forward” To ODIs After T20I Series Loss To India”