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‘Play the game and don’t indulge in abuse’: Shahid Afridi to Naveen after LPL spat

By: Sports Desk | Updated: December 1, 2020 6:10:28 pm Shahid Afridi, the former Pakistan cricketer, engaged in a war of words with Afghanistan pacer Naveen-ul-Haq after a Lanka Premier League match on Monday. The 21-year-old Naveen and Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir were seen exchanging heated words following Galle Gladiators’ 25-run loss to Kandy Tuskers in […]

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If Hardik Pandya isn’t fit, India don’t have a sixth bowling option: Gautam Gambhir

By: Sports Desk | Updated: November 29, 2020 3:41:58 pm Hardik Pandya celebrates the wicket of Steve Smith with teammates. (Reuters) After a valiant 90-run knock in the first ODI, Hardik Pandya came into the limelight once again in the second encounter against Australia on Sunday when he bowled in top-flight cricket for the first […]

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Don’t think we could afford to go: Kapil Dev on Virat Kohli’s paternity leave

By: Sports Desk | Updated: November 22, 2020 8:28:10 pm Kapil Dev reacted to Virat Kohli’s paternity leave. (PTI) Indian cricket icon and World Cup-winning captain Kapil Dev reacted to Virat Kohli’s paternity leave and said that he is happy for the 32-year-old as he is about to assume a new responsibility in life but […]

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Smith, Warner pose a challenge but wins don’t come easy: Cheteshwar Pujara

By: PTI | November 16, 2020 3:39:34 pm The BCCI posted a short video of Pujara’s net session on social media. (FILE) David Warner and Steve Smith’s presence does make Australia stronger but Cheteshwar Pujara has full faith in India’s “remarkable” bowlers, who, he feels, possess the wherewithal to script a repeat of the historic […]

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Rohan Bopanna: In lockdown, I took up Iyengar Yoga… I don’t have cartilege left in knee caps

Written by Shahid Judge | November 15, 2020 12:35:25 am Rohan Bopanna India’s highest-ranked doubles player, ranked World No. 39, Rohan Bopanna, 40, reached the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters last week, with his partner, Austrian player Oliver Marach, before they lost 6-0, 7-6. Since he resumed touring this year in August, the 2017 French […]

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Just told girls these are last 20 overs, don’t know when we’ll get cricket again: Smriti Mandhana

By: Sports Desk | Updated: November 10, 2020 11:58:04 am Trailblazers players with trophy after the final of the Women’s T20 Challenge 2020 between the Trailblazers and the Supernovas. (BCCI/IPL) Trailblazers defended a modest 118 with a brilliant bowling display to topple two-time champions Supernovas by 16 runs and win their maiden Women’s T20 Challenge […]

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Advice for HNIs: Be cautious, don’t bet big till US elections are over

A medium term outlook will depend on the spike in infection and the second wave of Covid-19 in Europe and the US, says Rahul Sharma, Market Strategist & Research Head (Equity) Equity99 Advisors. How are the retail and HNI crowd approaching the market right now?If Nifty has a strong support at 11,700, then our advice […]

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Don’t know what else Suryakumar Yadav needs to do: Harbhajan Singh slams selectors

By: Sports Desk | Updated: October 27, 2020 4:46:53 pm There was a clear hype for Suryakumar Yadav’s selection for the tour of Australia. (FILE) Veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has raised questions on the Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) selection policy after Mumbai-born batsman Surya Kumar Yadav’s name was dropped from the team selection […]