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South Africa openers punish wayward Bangladesh attack

BLOEMFONTEIN, South Africa, Oct 6 (Reuters) South Africa’s openers took advantage of an indifferent Bangladesh attack to share an unbroken partnership of 126 on the first morning of the second test on Friday with Dean Elgar and Aiden Markram reaching half centuries.
Elgar became the first player to make 1,000 test runs this year and was 72 not out at lunch. Markram, in his second test, was unbeaten on 54 as South Africa scored at over four runs per over.
Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bowl on a wicket that was expected to be green and bowler-friendly but proved much flatter than anticipated.
Mixed in with some mediocre deliveries, it handed the home side the chance to build a foundation as they seek to sweep the two-test series.
The pair also made a strong start to the first test in Potchefstroom when they put together a 196-run partnership which laid the foundation for South Africa’s 333-run victory.
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Tollywood Hero Srikanth unveils 'TVS Shampoorna Bharath Shah Cricket Trophy

23 Jan 2018 | 11:44 PM

Hyderabad, Jan 23 (UNI) Tollywood Hero and Vice Captain of CCL Telugu Warriors, Srikanth, unveiled the 'TVS Shampoorna Bharath Shah Cricket Trophy 2018' here on Tuesday.

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Kerala continue their dominance in national school senior Taekwonda

23 Jan 2018 | 11:22 PM

Kannur , Jan 23 (UNI) Hosts Kerala continue the dominance on the second day also in the 63rd National School Senior Taekwondo Championship 2018 by securing two more golds into their pocket and total rose to four in the table.

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PGTI tees off 2018 season with inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open

23 Jan 2018 | 9:37 PM

Dhaka, Jan 23 (UNI) The Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) will tee off its 2018 season with the inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open, which is scheduled to be played at the Kurmitola Golf Club in Dhaka, Bangladesh, from January 24-27.

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Archana, the right choice baby wins a double; Manav adds three titles sans Junior Boys

23 Jan 2018 | 9:26 PM

Durgapur, Jan 23 (UNI) Archana Kamath proved wiser than Manav Thakkar in more ways than one in the 11Sports 79th Junior and Youth National Table Tennis Championships that concluded at the Sidhu Kanu Indoor Stadium here today.

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