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Sports
Dhoni to leave on Friday to participate in 13 edition of IPL

Dhoni to leave on Friday to participate in 13 edition of IPL

13 Aug 2020 | 8:58 PM

Ranchi, Aug 13 (UNI) Former team India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni would leave on Friday by a chartered plane to join the camp of his IPL team Chennai Super Kings.

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There was no competition between two teams, says Irfan Pathan on 2007 WT20

There was no competition between two teams, says Irfan Pathan on 2007 WT20

13 Aug 2020 | 8:46 PM

New Delhi, Aug 13 (UNI) Former team India all-rounder Irfan Pathan says Pakistan were not prepared for the bowl-out during the opening 2007 ICC World T20 group D match between the two teams which went into tie.

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UPCA president Yadupati Singhania passes away in Singapore

13 Aug 2020 | 8:24 PM

Kanpur, Aug 13 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) president and noted Industrialist Yadupati Singhania died in Singapore on Thursday.

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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 documentary to be launched on Friday

13 Aug 2020 | 7:49 PM

Dubai, Aug 13 (UNI) Beyond the Boundary, a retrospective documentary, on the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 will be launched on online streaming platform, Netflix on Friday.

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IPL 2020: Karun Nair recovers from COVID-19, set to travel UAE with KXIP

IPL 2020: Karun Nair recovers from COVID-19, set to travel UAE with KXIP

13 Aug 2020 | 7:48 PM

New Delhi, Aug 13 (UNI) India cricketer Karun Nair has recovered from COVID-19 and is set to travel with the Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) team to the UAE next week, for the Indian Premier League (IPL) starting September 19.

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2nd Test, Day 1: Pakistan 62/1 at Lunch vs England

2nd Test, Day 1: Pakistan 62/1 at Lunch vs England

13 Aug 2020 | 6:25 PM

Southampton, Aug 13 (UNI) Pakistan were 62/1 at Lunch against England on day one of the second Test of three match series at The Rose Bowl on Thursday.

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Dhoni-led CSK to arrive tomorow for IPL training

Dhoni-led CSK to arrive tomorow for IPL training

13 Aug 2020 | 6:17 PM

Chennai, Aug 13 (UNI) M S Dhoni-led three time champions
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) team will be arriving here
tomorrow for a week long training ahead of the 13th
edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) to be held
in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah next month.

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Fawad Alam back in Pakistan Test team after a decade

Fawad Alam back in Pakistan Test team after a decade

13 Aug 2020 | 5:25 PM

Southampton, Aug 13 (UNI) Pakistan batsman Fawad Alam finally made a comeback to the Test team, after a gap of 10 years and 8 months as captain Azhar Ali won the toss and elected to bat in the second Test against England at The Rose Bowl on Thursday.

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From being on the verge of quitting the sport, Mahima Choudhary reinvigorated her career

From being on the verge of quitting the sport, Mahima Choudhary reinvigorated her career

13 Aug 2020 | 5:15 PM

Sonipat, Aug 13 (UNI) Indian Junior Women's Hockey team's young defender Mahima Choudhary's journey has not been a straight forward one, was once on the verge of quitting the sport for further studies, because she was not getting picked for even her state side.
However, patience and determination, along with support from her parents saw her keep at it, and eventually become one of India's finest Junior players in defense.

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Maybe captain & coach felt they had a better player: Mithali on 2018 WT20 semis snub

Maybe captain & coach felt they had a better player: Mithali on 2018 WT20 semis snub

13 Aug 2020 | 4:44 PM

Mumbai, Aug 13 (UNI) India women’s ODI captain Mithali Raj, who was disappointed on her exclusion from the team in the 2018 Women’s World T20 semifinal, has said that may be then captain and coach felt they had a better player to feed in to the eleven in place of her.

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Ramnaresh Sarwan to skip CPL 2020 due to personal issues

Ramnaresh Sarwan to skip CPL 2020 due to personal issues

13 Aug 2020 | 4:34 PM

Jamaica, Aug 13 (UNI) Jamaica Tallawahs' assistant coach Ramnaresh Sarwan has decided to skip the CPL 2020 season owing to personal reasons.

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First three-day summit in Eastern India brings the Sport Industry’s opinions on Covid-19 on board

13 Aug 2020 | 3:32 PM

Kolkata, Aug 13 (UNI) With sports and games stopped for over five months due to Covid-19, this industry has less to perform.

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Cricket Association of Bengal defers players' transfer

13 Aug 2020 | 2:03 PM

Kolkata, Aug 13 (UNI) The Transfer Committee of The Cricket Association of Bengal held
a meeting via video conferencing to discuss various matters pertaining to player transfer
and decided the window for transfer of players from September 1-15 , 2020 pertaining to
1st and 2nd Division teams is being deferred in view of the prevailing pandemic situation.

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Celebrating centenary year of India's participation in Olympics

12 Aug 2020 | 8:46 PM

Pune, Aug 12 (UNI) Celebrating the Centenary Year of India's participation in Olympics, the city of Pune will witness a gathering of the city's Olympians at Deccan Gymkhana Club tomorrow
A press release issued by Abhay Chhajed, President pune district Athletic Association said that Adille Sumariwala (Moscow Olympics, 1980, Anjali Bhagwat (Sydney Olympics 2000), Rekha Bhide-Mundphan (Moscow Olympics 1980), Manoj Pingale (Seol Olympics 1988), Nikhil Kanetkar (Athens Olympics, 2004) and Balkrishna Akotkar (Tokyo Olympics, 1964) will be felicitated during the function.

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Sudeva and Sreenidhi granted playing rights in Hero I-League

12 Aug 2020 | 8:33 PM

New Delhi, Aug 12 (UNI) Members of the bid committee of the All India Football Federation and representatives of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) met over a video conference to discuss over clarifications which were sought in the previous meeting on July 31 from the three prospective clubs -- Sudeva (Delhi), Sreenidhi (Visakhapatnam), and Ryntih (Shillong) – for participation in the Hero I-league 2020-21.

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