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Mithali Raj’s father confident that India can win women’s World Cup


Hyderabad, July 22 : India will meet England in the final of the ICC Women’s World Cup on Sunday at Lords.Speaking ahead of the final, Dorai Raj, Mithali’s father, insisted that India had the firepower to win the World Cup this time. He said, “This is the second time after 2005 that we’ve got a chance to play in the ...

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SA leave Eng with record total to chase


Nottingham : England must chase down a world-record 474 to win the second Test while South Africa have two full days to bowl them out after the tourists’ batsmen provided the strongest possible platform for victory on the third day on Sunday. It could have even better for South Africa who, after declaring on 343/9 just before the close, thought ...

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Hockey eves lose to Argentina

New Delhi: The Indian women’s hockey team lost 0-3 to Argentina in their last group stage encounter at the Women’s Hockey World League Semifinal on Sunday. India will next take on England in the quarterfinal on July 18. SILVERSTONE (England) Hamilton wins British GP Lewis Hamilton won the British Grand Prix for the fourth year in a row, while a ...

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Federer: Don’t laugh! I never dreamed I’d be Wimbledon legend


London : Roger Federer admitted that he never thought he’d be a record eight-time Wimbledon champion and would even have laughed if he was told he’d win two majors in 2017. The Swiss star, who will turn 36 in three weeks’ time, eased past the mark of seven All England Club titles he had shared with Pete Sampras since 2012 with ...

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Believer Cilic stands between Federer and historic 8th


LONDON : Already one of the greatest sportsmen of his era, Roger Federer will become the most successful man in Wimbledon history if he can beat Croatian Marin Cilic on Sunday’s final and claim an unprecedented eighth men’s singles title. The Swiss, level with Britain’s William Renshaw and American Pete Sampras on seven titles, is rejuvenated after taking a six-month ...

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