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Tests hone bowlers’ skills: Chahal

The Indian team management has committed to the idea of preferring wrist spinners and using them as much as possible. Even as Kuldeep Yadav made his first Test appearance outside the sub-continent in the ongoing Lord’s Test, for the last fortnight Yuzvendra Chahal has also been made to get ready with some red-ball cricket by […]

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Narender is HCA interim chief

A majority at the Apex Council meeting convened on Sunday approved the appointment of Narender Goud as the interim president with immediate effect, according to HCA secretary T. Seshnarayan. “At the Council meeting today, after prolonged deliberations, the majority were of the opinion that the post of president cannot be kept vacant indefinitely,” he said. […]

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PHOTOS: Liverpool, Manchester City begin with a bang

Last season’s Premier League top scorer Mohamed Salah was on target again as Liverpool began their campaign with an easy 4-0 win at home to West Ham United. The Egyptian gave Juergen Klopp’s side the lead after 19 minutes from Andy Robertson’s precise low cross. Later in the evening, Manchester City, who romped to Premier League […]

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IN PIX: India’s tame surrender at Lord’s

< England pace bowler Stuart Broad swept aside the India middle order batting in an inspired spell on Sunday to propel his team to a crushing innings and 159 runs victory on the fourth day of the second Test at Lord’s. Scorecard After Thursday’s opening day was washed out, England took a 2-0 lead in […]

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Shuttler Ajay Jayaram ends runner-up at Vietnam Open

Ajay Jayaram had an impressive run at the tournament before losing 14-21 10-21 to Shesar in a 28-minute clash at the USD 75,000 BWF Tour Super 100 tournament. Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram had to be content with a runner-up at the Vietnam Open after losing the final to Shesar Hiren Rhustavito of Indonesia here. The […]