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Cricketers Tendulkar, Gavaskar, Vengsarkar are Goan in origin: Goa CM

Cricketers Tendulkar, Gavaskar, Vengsarkar are Goan in origin: Goa CM

Panaji, Sept 29 (UNI) Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today claimed that cricketers Sachin Tendulkar, Sunil Gavaskar and Dilip Vengsarkar and others whose surname ended with suffix ‘kar’ origninally hailed from Goa. Speaking at Dilip Sardessai Sports Excellence Award function held in the city, he said, “All top Indians in cricket have ‘kar’. That is (from) Goa or greater Goa. That is Gavaskar, Vengsarkar, you will find their original, four hundred years back, till the Portuguese drove them out. They may not be born in Goa, but they are Goans by genetics.” Stressing on the need to promoto excellence in sports, the chief minister said, “Tendulkar (and) all kars are Goans. So basically that is the potential of the state.” UNI AKM SB 2237

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3rd T20I: India beat South Africa by 7 runs, win series 2-1

25 Feb 2018 | 1:06 AM

Capetown, Feb 24 (UNI) The men in blue clinched a thriller against host South Africa at the Newlands Cricket ground on Saturday evening to win the three-match T20I series 2-1.

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3RD T20I: INDIA BEAT SA BY 7 RUNS, WIN SERIES 2-1

25 Feb 2018 | 12:53 AM

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Khachanov outplays Berdych to reach Marseille final

25 Feb 2018 | 12:51 AM

Undated, Feb 24 (Reuters) Russian Karen Khachanov outplayed Czech Tomas Berdych 6-3 6-2 to reach the Marseille Open final on Saturday, setting up a title showdown with Frenchman Lucas Pouille.

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Delhi Dynamos FC beat ATK 4-3 in Hero ISL

25 Feb 2018 | 12:32 AM

New Delhi, Feb 24 (UNI) Delhi Dynamos FC provided the Hero Indian Super League with its biggest entertaining game as they staged a marvellous recovery to defeat defending champions ATK 4-3 at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Saturday.

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Nita Ambani Presents Inaugural Alpine Skiing Awards at 2018 Winter Olympics

24 Feb 2018 | 11:53 PM

South Korea, Feb 24 (UNI) Nita Ambani, Member, International Olympic Committee (IOC) currently at the 2018 Winter Olympics, PyeongChang, here today presented the medal award to Switzerland – winner and Austria – runners up of the inaugural Alpine Skiing Team Event.

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