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Hungrier than ever before, says Amla

Time away from the game has made him “hungrier than ever before” says South Africa batsman Hashim Amla, gearing up for his third World Cup. With more than 18,000 international runs under his belt, Amla was once a batting mainstay for the Proteas but lost his place in the team due to a dip in […]

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Lewis Hamilton fastest for Mercedes in practice at Monaco GP

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest time Thursday in the first two practices for the Monaco Grand Prix. Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest time Thursday in the first two practices for the Monaco Grand Prix. In the afternoon’s second session, he was .081 seconds faster than his Mercedes teammate Valtteri […]

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Hamilton edges Verstappen in opening Monaco practice

Lewis Hamilton topped the times for Mercedes ahead of Red Bull’s Max Verstappen in Thursday morning’s opening free practice session at the Monaco Grand Prix. In a sombre atmosphere following the death of three-time champion Niki Lauda, the championship leader and defending five-time champion clocked a fastest lap of the famous Mediterranean street circuit in […]

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Jasprit Bumrah among Brett Lee’s top three World Cup quicks

Former Australian pacer Brett Lee has picked India's Jasprit Bumrah as one of his top three fast bowlers for the upcoming World Cup, beginning in the United Kingdom on May 30. Former Australian pacer Brett Lee has picked India’s Jasprit Bumrah as one of his top three fast bowlers for the upcoming World Cup, beginning […]

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Narinder Batra, among 10, proposed to be elected as IOC members

Narinder Batra, also the president of the International Hockey Federation (FIH), had become the only Indian to be jointly serving as president of an international federation as well as an NOC. Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra has been proposed to be elected as an International Olympic Committee (IOC) member by the Executive Board. […]