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Gaurika Bishnoi picks up maiden title

Gaurika Bishnoi completed a massive six-shot win despite scoring a three-over 75 in the final round of the 14th leg of Hero Women’s Pro Golf Tour here on Friday. The 20-year-old Rohtak golfer shot 3-over 75 which included three birdies, two bogeys and two doubles. Gaurika totalled 226 and finished six shots clear of Tvesa […]

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Cricket Australia to probe Moeen ‘Osama’ sledge

“An Australian player … turned to me on the field and said, ‘Take that, Osama’,” he recalled. “I could not believe what I had heard. I remember going really red. I have never been so angry on a cricket field”. Cricket Australia are to seek clarification from their English counterparts about an incident in which […]

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Berlin and a man named Kipchoge

The great Kenyan runner is looking to carve himself a slice of marathon history at the famously record-friendly course This Sunday, all eyes in the world of running will be focused on Berlin. And on a small, wiry, almost perpetually smiling Kenyan who answers to the name of Eliud Kipchoge. At stake, if the weather […]

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Gunathilaka out, Jayasuriya in

Sri Lanka’s opening batsman Dhanushka Gunathilaka suffered a back injury and was ruled out of the upcoming Asian Cup tournament on Thursday, dealing a major blow to the islanders. Sri Lanka Cricket said the 27-year-old left-hander will return home from Dubai where he suffered a lower-back injury during practice. He will be replaced by another […]