Chennai, April 6 : With Cauvery river water sharing row with Karnataka hotting up, political parties on Friday plunged into the fray bringing into the line of fire the hugely-popular Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket matches to be played in Chepauk grounds here from April 10. While the Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) leader T.T.V. […]

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Islamabad, April 6 : Former Pakistani fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar is upset that his “friend” Salman Khan has been sentenced to five years in prison in a case of poaching blackbucks. He finds the punishment harsh. “Really sad to see my friend Salman Khan sentenced for five years, but the law must take its course […]

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Johannesburg [South Africa], April 6 : Veteran South African fast bowler Dale Steyn has been roped in by Hampshire for the 2018 English county season. Having missed most of South Africa’s home season due to injury, the 34-year-old will hope to be available for Hampshire in two windows – firstly for a 50-over match and […]

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New Delhi [India], April 6 : Indian fast bowler Munaf Patel has shrugged off the reports that were doing the rounds in regard to his link with a match-fixing scandal. Lately, Patel, a member of India’s 2011 World Cup-winning squad, was linked to match-fixing syndicate that organised a domestic T20 tournament named Rajputana Premier League […]

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New Delhi [India], April 6 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday heaped praises on weightlifters Sanjita Chanu and Deepak Lather after the two made the country proud by clinching gold and bronze, respectively, at the ongoing 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. On the second day of the Games, Sanjita handed India its […]

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Gold Coast [Australia], April 6 : Weightlifter Khumukcham Sanjita Chanu won India its second gold medal at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games by outshining in the women’s 53 kg category event at the Carrara Stadium here on Friday. The 24-year-old set a new record in the game by lifting a total of 192 kgs which […]

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New Delhi [India], Apr. 05 : Star Sports India on Thursday retained the Board for Cricket Control in India’s (BCCI) exclusive media rights for the broadcast of the Indian cricket team’s home matches for the 2018-2022 cycle, BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary confirmed. Edging Sony and Reliance Jio in the bidding wars, which lasted for […]

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New Delhi [India], April 5 : Reacting for the first time on massive ball-tampering scandal, former Australian captain Ricky Ponting on Thursday said that issue seems to be resolving after the tainted trio–Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft–accepted the sanctions imposed on them. Smith, along with former vice-captain David Warner, was barred from all […]

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New Delhi, April 5 : Ahead of the 11th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL), Sunrisers Hyderabad’s (SRH) experienced seamer Bhuvneshwar Kumar reckons that to lay their hands on the silverware, the team needs to look out for the “little things” which can make them champions. The 28-year-old leading India bowler said the team needs […]

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