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Hockey World Cup: Banishing the lag in drag flick

Barely 22 years old, Harmanpreet Singh has become the leader of the pack when it comes to taking penalty corners. Knowing that he is the go-to man for penalty corners in the India team for the hockey World Cup in Bhubaneswar, it could be a boon as well bane, depending upon how he completes his […]

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Row over cricket leaves seven dead in Pakistan

At least seven persons were killed in an exchange of fire between two groups of people following a dispute over a cricket match among children in Pakistan’s restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, authorities said on Saturday. “The incident happened at a police post in Abbottabad district where the rival parties had come to register a case […]

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World T20 to be called T20 World Cup from 2020 edition: ICC

The International Cricket Council Friday (ICC) renamed the World Twenty20 Championships as the T20 World Cup, claiming that it would “enhance” the event’s profile and ensure that its status is at par with pinnacle events of the ODI and Test format. The ICC Board has already approved that all T20s between its Members will be […]