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Women’s T20 Challenge likely to stay three-team affair

The Board had planned to increase the exhibition event to four teams last year but it will continue to be a three-team affair due to the COVID-19 pandemic The BCCI is likely to stick to three teams for the Women’s T20 Challenge tournament, usually held during the IPL play-offs. The Board had planned to increase […]

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Arsenal sends Sheffield to the edge

Atletico continues to lose steam despite moving to the top Arsenal eased to a 3-0 win at Bramall Lane as Sheffield United’s relegation from the Premier League edged ever closer on Sunday. A wonderful team goal scored by Alexandre Lacazette gave the visitors the halftime lead before Gabriel Martinelli marked his recall with a goal […]

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Indian men’s hockey team drops one place to 5th in FIH rankings

Reigning World and European champions Belgium (2602.31 points) sit at the summit ahead of 2019 FIH Hockey Pro League winners Australia (2489.53). The Indian men’s hockey team dropped one place to fifth in the FIH world rankings issued on Monday, despite its two wins against Olympic champions Argentina in the Pro League matches. India registered […]

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IPL Poll: RR vs PBKS: Who will win?

Game 4 in IPL 2021 will see the Rajasthan Royals take on Punjab Kings in Mumbai. Rajasthan Royals have a new skipper while Kings XI Punjab has a new identity — Punjab Kings. Rajasthan Royals had a poor IPL 2020 and were placed at the bottom of the points table with 6 wins from 14 […]

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Russell ready to put his ‘body on the line’

Kolkata Knight Riders all-rounder Andre Russell on Sunday said he is fitter than he was last year. Over the last two seasons, Russell has been injury prone and his fitness has been a cause of worry for the Eoin Morgan-led franchise. The West Indies allrounder had a poor IPL 2020, and Russell says he is […]

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Ashwin refuses to dance with Dhawan

Delhi Capitals seem to be in a buoyant mood and expectedly so, following their big win over the Chennai Super Kings on Saturday, April 10. It was a brilliant start to their IPL 2021 campaign. The Vaathi Coming song picturised on South superstar Vijay has become a fad in recent months. The shoulder drop dance […]

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April 12, 2004: When Lara scored 400

On this day in 2004, Brian Lara registered the highest individual score in Test cricket — a record which still stands after 17 years. The left-hander hit a world record 400 not out on the third day of the fourth and final Test against England at the Antigua Recreation Ground in St Johns, Antigua, on […]