Thursday, February 21, 2019

‘Sports’ News

Live cricket score: Afghanistan vs Ireland, 1st T20I

Thursday, February 21, 2019 13:05

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Shreyas Iyer smashes highest T20 score by an Indian batsman

Thursday, February 21, 2019 12:46

Shreyas Iyer etched his name in the history books by slamming the highest ever T20 score by an Indian batsman. The 24-year-old batsman struck 55-ball 147 for Mumbai in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Group C match against Sikkim.

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Breakdancing set for Olympics debut in Paris 2024: Organisers

Thursday, February 21, 2019 11:35

Breakdancing is set to make its debut as an Olympic sport at Paris 2024, the head of the local organising committee said on Thursday.

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We want to make history in India, says England skipper Heather Knight

Thursday, February 21, 2019 11:22

Reigning World Cup champions England want to create history by defeating India in their own backyard for the first time in an ODI series, said visiting team captain Heather Knight on the eve of the opening clash here on Friday.

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Team focused on getting direct entry into 2021 World Cup: Mithali Raj

Thursday, February 21, 2019 11:04

Indian women's ODI team skipper Mithali Raj said the team is focussed on avoiding the qualifiers ahead of the 2021 World Cup but reckoned it will be a major challenge facing World Cup champions England in the absence of injured Harmanpreet Kaur.

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Retd. SC judge DK Jain appointed BCCI ombudsman

Thursday, February 21, 2019 10:05

The Supreme Court Thursday appointed its former judge, Justice DK Jain, as the first court-appointed ombudsman for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

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Pandya ruled out of T20I and ODI series against Australia

Thursday, February 21, 2019 9:39

All-rounder Hardik Pandya will not feature in the upcoming home series against Australia, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced on Thursday. Pandya has been ruled out of the limited-overs series due to lower back stiffness.

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Live cricket score, South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test

Thursday, February 21, 2019 8:44

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Mayank Agarwal keen to flourish across formats after fairytale debut

Thursday, February 21, 2019 8:17

"The basic remains the same, whether you're playing Test cricket, one-day cricket or Twenty20 cricket. You only have to change your game and plan according to the format you are playing and the situation you are put in," Mayank Agarwal said.

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Shooting WC: To say Pakistan shooters were granted Indian visas is a lie, says Pak shooting federation

Thursday, February 21, 2019 7:34

With competition beginning at the ISSF World Cup here at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range on Saturday (February 23), the participation of shooters from Pakistan can now be virtually ruled out.

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