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The Indian team has a new ‘dada’

It feels strangely satisfying to watch the cricket these days. Rather, it all feels very familiar. Like we’ve all seen this before… a sense of déjà vu. The extravagant celebrations after every wicket, the banter, the sledging, the in-your-face attitude,

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“Virat Is Amazing” Logan Star Hugh Jackman Joins Kohli’s Fan Club

Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman, who hails from Australia, has expressed that he is a Virat Kohli fan, and said that the Indian cricket team will perform better in the second Test against his home country’s team. In an interview to

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When an advice from a waiter helped Sachin Tendulkar rectify a batting flaw

What’s the story? Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar today recalled how an advice from a waiter helped him rectify his batting flaw. He was in Chennai once during his playing days when a waiter at a restaurant came up to

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PV Sindhu wins maiden Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold title

Lucknow [India], Jan. 29 : Ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu on Sunday came out with yet another dominating performance as she defeated Indonesia’s Gregoria Mariska to clinch her maiden Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold women’s singles title. Sindhu, the Rio

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Federer beats Nadal to clinch fifth Australian Open title

Melbourne [Australia], Jan. 29 (ANI): Swiss legend Roger Federer on Sunday kept his nerves to fend off 14-time grand slam champion Rafael Nadal in a pulsating summit clash to clinch the men’s singles title of the Australian Open. The Swiss

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Former F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone quashes rival series rumours

Johannesburg [South Africa], Jan. 28: Former Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has quashed rumours circulating about him planning to create a rival competition after losing his position as the sport’s chief executive, saying it would be the “last thing” he

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Peers-Kontinen clinch men’s doubles title of Australian Open

Melbourne [Australia], Jan. 28 : Australian John Peers and his Finnish partner Henri Kontinen defeated the American pair of Bob and Mike Bryan to lift the men’s doubles title of the Australian Open here on Saturday. The fourth seeded pair

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Serena sinks Venus to win magic 23rd slam

MELBOURNE  – Serena Williams reigned supreme in tennis’s great sibling rivalry, edging an emotion-charged clash with sister Venus to claim her seventh Australian Open on Saturday and a record 23rd grand slam title in the professional era. Beset by nerves

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It’s Federer vs Nadal in Australian Open finale

Fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal on Friday came out with a spirited performance to overcome Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria to enter the finals of the Australian Open. Nadal defeated Dimitrov 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 (7-5), 6-7 (4-7), 6-4 in a

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Australian Open Updates

Federer survives Wawrinka scare to reach Australian Open final Seventeen-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer overcame a spirited challenge from Swiss star Stan Wawrinka in a five-set thriller to book his place in the finals of the season-opening Australian Open

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‘I feel I have been let down’: Jwala Gutta on Padma Awards snub

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Jan. 26 : Extremely upset over being left out among the various other sports persons in the list announced this year for the country’s highest civilian awards, Padma Awards, doubles badminton specialist Jwala Gutta on Thursday said

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Harsha Bhogle opens up about his controversial IPL sacking

The sacking of Harsha Bhogle, one of the most noted cricket commentators, just ahead of the Indian Premier League in 2016 stirred a controversy with Bhogle claiming that he was not told about anything about it.Last year, Bhogles name first

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Rahul Dravid declines Bangalore University honour

BENGALURU: Cricketer Rahul Dravid has declined to accept the honorary doctorate that Bangalore University had decided to confer on him during its 52nd convocation ceremony on Friday. A press release from the university said the former Indian captain had thanked

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Lodha panel vs BCCI: Supreme Court likely to announce names of new administrators today

New Delhi: The Supreme Court is likely to announce the names of the independent group of administrators, who will take charge of the functioning of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and oversee the implementation of the

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Padma Awards: PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik, Pullela Gopichand in race to receive prestigious award

New Delhi: India’s star Olympians – PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik are among the 150 eminent personalities shortlisted for this year’s Padma awards.  While Sindhu created history at the Rio Olympics by becoming India’s first shuttler to win a Silver

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