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June 15, 2015 10:39 am gmt |
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A baffled Usain Bolt ran his worst turn ever as he barely won the 200 meters at the Adidas Grand Prix meet in a sluggish 20.29 seconds on a warm, windy day at Randall’s Island on Saturday. Bolt was running into a stiff headwind of 2.8 meters per second that surely affected his time, but [&helli...
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June 15, 2015 5:48 am gmt |
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Pakistan Cricket Board chief (PCB) Shahryar Khan confirmed that a deal was struck with Zimbabwe but rubbished claims that the African side was “bribed” to tour Pakistan. Zimbabwe became the first full member team to tour Pakistan after the terrorist attack on the Sri Lankan squad in 2009,...
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June 14, 2015 3:18 am gmt |
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Nadal now has a 11-2 record against Monfils The Spaniard has won the Stuttgart title twice, both on clay. Rafael Nadal defeated Gael Monfils, 6-3, 6-4 to reach the final of the Stuttgart Open on Saturday. The Spanish top seed could become the first man to win titles at the event on both clay and [&he...
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June 13, 2015 8:22 am gmt |
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Bangladesh were 55 for one in 12.4 overs when the players were forced off the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium. Rain continued to play spoilsport as morning showers interrupted play on the fourth day of the one-off Test in Fatullah on Saturday. Bangladesh were 55 for one in 12.4 overs when the players w...
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June 13, 2015 4:40 am gmt |
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The first European Games has opened in Azerbaijan’s capital Baku with a lavish ceremony starring a giant pomegranate and US pop star Lady Gaga. Over 6,000 athletes are competing in the multi-sport competition. Patrick Hickey, who heads the European Olympic Committees (EOC), called it a “l...
In Football
June 12, 2015 9:48 am gmt |
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The player auction for the second edition of the Indian Super League will be held on July 10, a statement from the organisers said on Thursday. Ten Indian footballers, including leading striker Sunil Chhetri, have been identified who will feature in the auction. The ten footballers in the auction lis...
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June 12, 2015 9:46 am gmt |
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Former Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) chief and current International Cricket Council chairman N Srinivasan was unanimously re-elected president of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association in its 85th Annual General Meeting here on Friday. Srinivasan, who was forced to step aside from BCCI pr...
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June 12, 2015 9:43 am gmt |
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Former West Indies paceman Wesley Hall has been inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame, raising the tally of cricketers from the Caribbean to 18 in an illustrious field of 80 players who have been bestowed with the prestigious award to date. Hall received his commemorative cap from fellow ICC Cri...
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June 12, 2015 5:01 am gmt |
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Batsman Virat Kohli would have become India’s One-Day captain in early 2012 itself had then Board of Control for Cricket in India president Narayanswamy Srinivasan not intervened, says a former national selector. Raja Venkat, a member of the five-member selection panel in 2011-2012, also said t...
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June 11, 2015 11:39 am gmt |
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The ‘Whistleblower’ trial threatens to take two family homes – one in Aspen and the other in Texas – away from disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong. Accused by the US government of defrauding a government agency during his cycling years, Armstrong may also lose his entire persona...
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June 11, 2015 11:37 am gmt |
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Cristiano Ronaldo remains Europe’s and the world’s most marketable footballer known by more than 80 per cent of people around the world, according to a study released Thursday. The 30-year-old Real Madrid scorer beats England’s Wayne Rooney and Spain’s Andres Iniesta on a new ...
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June 11, 2015 11:36 am gmt |
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Former India skipper and current team director Ravi Shastri is almost certain to be named the next coach, sources said. Shastri, 53, could also become the highest paid cricket coach in the world with a deal estimated to be worth Rs 7 crore-a-year. He was paid Rs 4 crore-a-year by the BCCI for his rol...
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June 11, 2015 6:30 am gmt |
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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...
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June 11, 2015 5:15 am gmt |
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Brazil legend Zico intends to stand for the presidency of Fifa after admitting the corruption crisis in the sport’s governing body has saddened him. The 62-year-old, whose full name is Arthur Antunes Coimbra, said it was his “duty” to stand. Current president Sepp Blatter announced ...
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June 11, 2015 4:49 am gmt |
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Former captain Rahul Dravid today emphatically ruled out the notion that he was interested in taking up the India coaching job after Duncan Fletcher’s departure. “No, absolutely not. I am only looking at India-A and Under-19 appointment (as coach). I am not thinking about that (national coach’s post)...