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National Anti Doping Agency Bans Top Indian Athlete
A top Indian athlete was handed a provisional suspension by the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) on Wednesday after testing positive for banned performance enhancing substance meldonium. Talking to a news channel, a top NADA official refused to disclose the athlete's name. He, however, info..
Hockey: New Zealand Thrash India 8-2 In Second Match
New Zealand showed class as they thrashed India eves 8-2 in the second match of the five-match series here on Tuesday. For New Zealand, Samantha Harrison (third minute), Stacey Michelsen (21st, 30th minute), Kirsten Pearce (52), Madison Doar (56), Samantha Harrison (56) and Stephanie Dickins (60)..
Shoulder Injury Keeps Vijay Out Of Second Test
Test opener Murali Vijay was on Saturday ruled out of the ongoing second cricket Test against Australia after sustaining a shoulder injury. Vijay was replaced by his Tamil Nadu teammate Abhinav Mukund to open the batting with Lokesh Rahul. "Indian Test opener Murali Vijay has been ruled out of..
India Elects To Bat In Second Test vs Australia
Indian skipper Virat Kohli won the toss and elected to bat in the second cricket Test against Australia at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Saturday. After winning the opening Test in Pune by a mammoth 333-run margin, Australia on Friday announced they will go in with an unchanged squad. Ind..
Manchester United Wins English Football League Cup
Manchester United has won the English Football League Cup, defeating Southampton 3-2 at Wembley Stadium in London. Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic opened the scoring for Manchester United in the 20th minute with a well-executed free kick from outside the box, Efe news agency reported on Sunday..
Scoreboard: India vs Australia Test (Second Day)
Scorecard at the close of play on the second day of the first cricket Test between India and Australia here on Friday: Australia 1st innings -- Matt Renshaw c Vijay b Ashwin 68 David Warner b U Yadav 38 Steven Smith c Kohli b Ashwin 27 Shaun Marsh c Kohli b Jayant Yadav 16 Peter Handscomb lb..
Kohli Wants To Give Out Of Form Openers Time
The poor form of Indian openers in the ODI series against England is not a concern for captain Virat Kohli, who on Sunday said they need to be given some time. India lost to England by five runs to end the three-match series 2-1. The openers, Shikhar Dhawan, K.L. Rahul and Ajinkya Rahane scored a..
Australian Open: Sania, Bopanna Win In Mixed Doubles First Round
India's Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna won their mixed doubles first round matches at the Australian Open tennis tournament here on Saturday. Bopanna and his Canadian partner Gabriela Dabrowski battled past New Zealand's Michael Venus and Slovakian Katarina Srebotnik 6-4, 6-7, 10-7 in a super tie-..
Former Brazil Football Team Coach Carlos Alberto Silva dies
Former Brazil football team chief coach Carlos Alberto Silva has died at the age of 77, his former club Guarani said. Silva died at his home in the southeastern Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte, Guarani said on the club's website on Friday. The cause of his death was not revealed, but media repor..
IPL Experience Helped Me Bowl Death Overs: Bhuvneshwar
Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar on Saturday said death bowling has become difficult nowadays with 350 being a par score but added that the experience he gained during the Indian Premier League (IPL) has helped him a lot. Bhuvneshwar, who returned to the Indian ODI team in place of Umesh Yadav in t..