Day: October 19, 2020

CSK vs RR: Jos Buttler, bowlers guide Rajasthan Royals to seven-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings | Cricket News

ABU DHABI: Rajasthan Royals recorded a comfortable seven-wicket victory over Chennai Super Kings, riding on Jos Buttler’s unbeaten 48-ball 70 after their bowlers’ parsimonious display in the Indian Premier League here on Monday. The win kept RR’s play-off hopes alive while leaving their beleaguered opponents on the verge of elimination. RR restricted the three-time champions …

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Britain says Russia on cyber offensive to sabotage Tokyo Olympics | Tokyo Olympics News

LONDON: Britain on Monday condemned what it said were attempts by Russian military intelligence to disrupt next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo with malicious cyberattacks. British officials said Unit 74455 of Russia‘s GRU military intelligence agency had conducted “cyber reconnaissance” operations against Games organisers, logistics suppliers and sponsors. They declined to give further …

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Pakistan un-bans TikTok – TechCrunch

TikTok returns to Pakistan, Apple launches a music-focused streaming station and SpaceX launches more Starlink satellites. This is your Daily Crunch for October 19, 2020. The big story: Pakistan un-bans TikTok The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority blocked the video app 11 days ago, over what it described as “immoral,” “obscene” and “vulgar” videos. The authority said …

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Klopp says Van Dijk will bounce back from injury layoff | Football News

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp is confident defender Virgil van Dijk will come back stronger as the Dutchman undergoes knee surgery and faces a battle to play again this season. The Premier League champions said on Sunday that Van Dijk has damaged knee ligaments following a challenge by Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford during Saturday’s Merseyside derby …

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IPL Super Over: Know all the rules of the tie-breaker | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: An unlimited number of Super Overs — a six-ball decider to break deadlock after the scores of competing teams are tied in the Indian Premier League (IPL)– can be bowled until a winner is identified, as per the ‘Procedure of Super Over‘ laid down in the IPL 2020 Playing Conditions. “If the Super …

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In Delhi, a chance brush with Salim Durani | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: A drooping blazer hangs from the spartan shelf above the bed. On the bedside table, an unpretentious lighter with a single cigarette stuck to it like newbies in an unfamiliar city clinging to each other for comfort and safety. In a pandemic where hotels had to be turned into hospitals not too long …

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Judo is a priority sport for India, says Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju | More sports News

NEW DELHI: Insisting that judo is a priority game for India, Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Monday said his ministry would leave no stone unturned in providing all assistance to the country’s judokas in their bid to qualify for next year’s Tokyo Olympics. Rijiju said the government is working hand-in-gloves with the national federation of …

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East Bengal rope in Congo mid-fielder Maghoma, India left-back Das | Football News

KOLKATA: SC East Bengal on Monday confirmed the signing of former Birmingham City mid-fielder Jacques Maghoma as their sixth foreign recruit. The Congolese, who will turn 33 on Friday, has signed a one-year contract, the club stated in a release. The red-and-gold also announced the return of India international left-back Narayan Das. “I am looking …

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Atletico Madrid’s Diego Costa could miss Bayern Munich trip | Football News

MADRID: Atletico Madrid‘s Diego Costa is being treated for a thigh injury sustained against Centa Vigo at the weekend, the club confirmed on Monday, potentially ruling out the striker for Wednesday’s Champions League tie against Bayern Munich. The club have not put a timescale on Costa’s return to action, but local media reports suggest he …

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Who regulates social media? – TechCrunch

Social media platforms have repeatedly found themselves in the United States government’s crosshairs over the last few years, as it has been progressively revealed just how much power they really wield, and to what purposes they’ve chosen to wield it. But unlike, say, a firearm or drug manufacturer, there is no designated authority who says …

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