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India vs Bangladesh Test Match : Hope you didn’t compromise on your Sunday siesta


Dhaka : Harbhajan Singh, on his return to international cricket, bagged three wickets to surpass Wasim Akram in the list of highest Test wicket-takers. Tamim Iqbal went past Habibul Bashar to become the highest run-getter for Bangladesh in Tests. Ravichandran Ashwin bagged his 10th five-wicket haul in Test cricket. Shakib Al Hasan bagged 100 wickets and 2000 runs in Bangladesh. ...

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David Beckham takes on first Hollywood role; will play part in Guy Ritchie’s “King Arthur”


London, June 13 : Former footballer David Beckham is taking on his first Hollywood role in Guy Ritchie’s upcoming medieval epic “King Arthur”. Beckham will be donning armour for a small part during the famous ‘sword in the stone’ scene, where Arthur manages to pull the mythical Excalibur from a rock, thus proving his right to be king, reports dailystar.co.uk. ...

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Ravi Shastri set to be appointed Team India coach; likely to become highest-earning cricket coach


Delhi : Team India’s Director of Cricket Ravi Shastri is set to be appointed as the new Indian coach with an annual salary of Rs 7 crore. The deal will make him the highest-earning cricket coach ever if the deal is inked. The former all-rounder had recently made a statement saying that the Indian team doesn’t need a coach. However, ...

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MS Dhoni only Indian in Forbes 100 highest-paid athletes in the world; Floyd Mayweather tops list


New York: Cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni is among Forbes magazine’s 100 highest-paid athletes in the world, the only Indian sportsman on the list that has been topped again by American boxer Floyd Mayweather and includes golfer Tiger Woods, tennis star Roger Federer and Portuguese soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo. Dhoni has been ranked 23rd on the Forbes list of The World’s ...

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Indian women’s team leaves for Hockey World League


New Delhi, Jun 11: The Indian women’s hockey team today left for Antewrp, Belgium to compete in the Hockey World League Semi-Final 2015 from June 20 to July 5. India is placed in Pool B with Australia, New Zealand, Belgium and Poland and will be playing their opening match against Belgium on June 20. The 18-member squad, led by Ritu ...

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