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Indian colts create history

India notched up one of its most memorable football triumphs when the country’s under-20 team stunned traditional giant Argentina 2-1 despite being reduced to 10 men in a pulsating contest at the COTIF Cup. Deepak Tangri (4th minute) and Anwar Ali (68) were the stars for the Indian U-20 team last night as the Floyd […]

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Otters Rockets pocket title

Defending champ Otters Rockets claimed the top honours for the second successive year at the Otters Club BSAM Mumbai Z3-Snooker League. In the grand finale, the former went through plenty of anxious moments and rode a slice of luck before beating back a spirited challenge from Radio Club Tigers 3-1 in a tense final. The […]

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Thomas emerges clear winner

Justin Thomas, limbering up for his PGA Championship title defence, fired a one-under par 69 on Sunday to win the WGC Bridgestone Invitational golf by four strokes. On a day when his nearest rivals were fading, overnight leader Thomas stayed steady, producing two birdies and one bogey and finishing with a 15-under par total of […]

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Kadhe advances

Arjun Kadhe prevailed over seventh seed Pedja Krstin of Serbia in the first round of the $150,000 Challenger tennis tournament here on Monday. Arjun led 7-6(6), 3-0 when the Serb retired. The victory ensured a minimum of nine ATP points and $2580 for Arjun. Ramkumar Ramanathan, the top seed, is the other Indian in the […]

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Corfe Castle wins

M/s. M. Ramakrishna Reddy, Tinder Singh Ahluwalia & M/s. Poonawalla Racing & Breeding Pvt. Ltd. rep. by Ms. Simone Zavareh Poonawalla’s Corfe Castle (P. Trevor up) won the K. Mahipathi Rao Memorial Golconda Juvenile Million, the chief event of the races held here on Monday (August 6). L. D’Silva trains the winner. Trainer Satheesh scored […]

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Travis Hall — born to ride

14-year-old Australian third in Underbone 150cc class A notable occurrence at the FIA Asia road racing championship (ARRC) at the MMRT here on Sunday, was Australian Travis Hall’s podium finish (third) in the second race of the Underbone 150cc class. The reason: he’s a boy, recently turned 14. His competing with experienced men in an […]

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Siraj skittles out top order

India-A tightens grip over South Africa-A India-A tightened its grip on South Africa-A on the penultimate day of the first unofficial Test, at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Monday. Resuming on 411 for two, India-A motored along to 584 for eight declared, to gain a huge first-innings lead of 338 runs. At close of play, […]