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Jeje Lalpekhlua turns to boxing for strength training | Football News

NEW DELHI: Indian football team striker Jeje Lalpekhlua has taken up boxing for strength training and expertly uses his feet to move around while planting his knuckles. The 29-year-old, who has joined SC East Bengal for the current season and has 21 International goals from his 56 caps for India, however, is no stranger to …

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Ahmedabad to host pink ball Test against England, says BCCI president Sourav Ganguly | Cricket News

KOLKATA: Ahmedabad will host the day-night pink ball Test during England’s big-ticket tour of India early next year, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly said on Tuesday. England are slated to visit India from January-March for five Tests and a limited overs series. “Ahmedabad will hold the day-night Test,” Ganguly said at the Kolkata Press Club while …

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IPL 2020: Players like Virat Kohli feed off the energy of fans, says Styris | Cricket News

MUMBAI: Former New Zealand all-rounder Scott Styris has said that players like Virat Kohli tend to feed off the energy of the fans and as a result, this Indian Premier League (IPL) is incredibly different for both fans and players. The IPL 2020 edition began on September 19 and the entire tournament is being played …

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Doping charges against Bahrain’s 400m world champion Naser dismissed | More sports News

LONDON: The doping charges brought against Bahrain’s 400 metre world champion Salwa Eid Naser have been dismissed, the Athletics Integrity Unit announced on Tuesday. The 22-year-old Naser was provisionally suspended in June and charged with failing to meet ‘whereabouts’ criteria. The AIU charged the Nigerian-born runner with four alleged ‘whereabouts’ failures which included three missed …

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Zimbabwe coach Rajput skips Pakistan tour after Indian Embassy in Harare seeks exemption | Cricket News

KARACHI: Zimbabwe cricket coach Lalchand Rajput has not travelled with the team for a tour of Pakistan after the Indian embassy in Harare requested his exemption from the limited-over series. A statement from Zimbabwe Cricket said that Rajput will miss the tour following the request from the Indian embassy. In Rajput’s absence, bowling coach Douglas …

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‘There has been no greater honour’: Dhawan on completing 10 years with Indian team | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Shikhar Dhawan expressed elation over completing 10 years of playing for the Indian cricket team and said “there has been no greater honour”. “10 years with Team India, 10 years playing for my country – there has been no greater honour. Representing my nation has given me memories for a lifetime, that I …

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Chennai Super Kings: CSK stand on the verge of unwanted IPL history: Can they make the playoff cut? | Cricket News

Think Chennai Super Kings and you will think of a team which is synonymous with consistency in the Indian Premier League (IPL). From the inaugural edition of the IPL in 2008, CSK have always been a force to reckon with. Barring the two seasons when the team was suspended (2016 & 2017), CSK have always …

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No issue with family or coach Gopi says Sindhu, father blames Gopichand for World champ leaving national camp | Badminton News

HYDERABAD: Responding to an October 20 report in TOI about world badminton champion PV Sindhu suddenly leaving the pre-Olympic national camp in Hyderabad and going to the UK, her father, PV Ramana told PTI that there was no tension in the family. According to him, she is in London for better training as she was …

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Edinson Cavani: Manchester United without Cavani and Maguire for Champions League trip to PSG | Football News

Edinson Cavani’s hopes of making his Manchester United debut against former club Paris St Germain in the Champions League were dashed after the Uruguayan striker was left out of the travelling squad on Monday. United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed Cavani as well as captain Harry Maguire, Mason Greenwood, Eric Bailly and Jesse Lingard have …

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Virender Sehwag birthday: Virat Kohli leads wishes as Virender Sehwag turns 42 | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Virender Shewag turned 42 on Tuesday and wishes poured in for the former India batsman from the cricket fraternity. “The one who only dealt in 4s and 6s while batting turns 42. Even that adds up to 6. Tum jiyo hazaron saal aur saal ke din ho 50 hazaar. Janamdin mubarak @virendersehwag,” batting …

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