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Royal Challengers Bangalore’s 9-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals


Ahmedabad, Apr 25 : Skipper Virat Kohli blasted his second successive fifty and pacer Mitchell Starc snapped three wickets as Royal Challengers Bangalore notched up a comprehensive nine-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in their IPL encounter here on Friday. Bangalore didn’t put a foot wrong today as they first dished out a disciplined bowling performance to restrict Rajasthan to 130 for ...

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Delhi Daredevils win home game after nine defeats, beat Mumbai Indians by 37 runs


New Delhi, Apr 24: An impressive all-round display helped Delhi Daredevils overpower Mumbai Indians by 37 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Ferozeshah Kotla stadium. Chasing a formidable target of 191, Mumbai managed only 153 for nine. With the win, Daredevils improved to six points from six matches, occupying the fourth spot on the points table. ...

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Sachin Tendulkar turns 42: 7 iconic moments from the Master Blaster’s illustrious career


When Sachin Tendulkar retired from all forms of cricket on November 16, 2013, the game lost one of its most diligent students. While the slogan ‘Cricket is our religion and Sachin is our god’, became famous in the 21st century, the Master Blaster himself considered the sport as his religion and worshipped it with sincerity and utmost passion. With over ...

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India’s sports ministry suspends Paralympic Committee


Following in the footsteps of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), the sports ministry also suspended the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) on Wednesday for gross negligence of athletes and poor management of the 15th National Para Athletics Championships in Ghaziabad on March 20-22. The sports ministry suspended the recognition of the National Sports Federation (NSF) with immediate effect till further ...

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Badminton Asia Championships 2015: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu enter pre-quarters


Wuhan (China), April 23: World’s top-ranked women’s shuttler Saina Nehwal and compatriot P.V. Sindhu won their respective matches but male star Parupalli Kashyap was beaten in the $200,000 Badminton Asia Championships here on Thursday. Saina defeated Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara 21-14, 10-21, 21-10 in a see-saw encounter lasting an hour and seven minutes. She got a bye and a walkover in ...

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