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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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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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‘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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Ball girl sends heartfelt letter to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

It was the gesture at last year’s Australian Open tennis tournament that made headlines around the world. During his second-round match, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga noticed a ball girl was fighting back tears after being struck by a ball. The Frenchman stopped

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Baba Ramdev performs ‘Dangal’ in style, defeats Olympic medalist in PWL

New Delhi [India], Jan. 19 : Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Wednesday showed his wrestling prowess as he defeated 2008 Beijing Olympic silver medalist Andrey Stadnik in a promotional bout of the 2017 Pro Wrestling League (PWL) in New Delhi.

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World Cup: Fifa to expand competition to 48 teams after vote

The World Cup will be expanded to host 48 teams, up from 32, Fifa has decided. An initial stage of 16 groups of three teams will precede a knockout stage for the remaining 32 when the change is made for

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Ronaldo bags FIFA’s best player award after `dream` year

Zurich [Switzerland], Jan.10 :Real Madrid star striker Cristiano Ronaldo has been named the world’s best player for the fourth time at the FIFA’s annual awards ceremony in Zurich, Switzerland. Ronaldo, who inspired Zinedine Zidane’s side to the Champions League glory

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MSK Prasad quashes reports about Dhoni being asked to step down as captain

Mumbai [India], Jan. 9 : MSK Prasad, chairman of Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) senior selection panel, on Monday rubbished reports stating that Mahendra Singh Dhoni was asked to give up captaincy in the limited over format,

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Sourav Ganguly receives death threat via anonymous letter

Kolkata [India], Jan. 9: Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly has got an anonymous threat letter asking him not attend a program in Medinipur, West Bengal. Ganguly, president of Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), is reportedly due to visit Medinipur? to

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Leading India in World Cup would be my life’s biggest achievement: Kohli

New Delhi [India], Jan. 8 : Swashbuckling Indian batsman Virat Kohli, who has been recently appointed as the ODI and T20 skipper, has insisted that the biggest achievement of his life would be to lead the country in a World

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