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Aravindh posts win

Aravindh posts win

Sammed lets Karthikeyan off the hook Though Aravindh Chithambaram is just 10 days away from turning 18, his display over the board on Monday once again proved that he possesses the patience of a monk and maturity of a veteran. Like on the two previous days, the third round of …

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Mexican Grand Prix: Hamilton takes fourth title despite collision

Mexican Grand Prix: Hamilton takes fourth title despite collision

Hamilton has an unassailable lead of 56 points with two races, worth a total of 50, remaining in Brazil and Abu Dhabi. An ecstatic Lewis Hamilton became Britain’s first four-times Formula One world champion on Sunday after fighting back from last place following an opening-lap collision with arch-rival Sebastian Vettel …

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Middle-order batting was series highlight for us, says Williamson

Middle-order batting was series highlight for us, says Williamson

New Zealand now look forward to the three-match T20 series beginning in Delhi on Wednesday A narrow loss in the series decider against India is hard to swallow but New Zealand captain Kane Williamson chose to look ahead, saying the performance of Tom Latham-led middle-order was the highlight of the …

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Statistical highlights of India vs New Zealand third ODI

Statistical highlights of India vs New Zealand third ODI

As captain, Kohli has posted 20 hundreds in International Cricket. Just two captains have more such centuries — Ricky Ponting (41) and Graeme Smith (33). Statistical highlights of the third ODI between India and New Zealand, in Kanpur. # India enjoys 100 per cent record vs New Zealand, winning all …

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Hingis bids farewell with doubles defeat in Singapore

Hingis bids farewell with doubles defeat in Singapore

Martina Hingis announced her retirement bringing an end to an illustrious career that has garnered 25 grand slam wins — five in singles, 20 in doubles Martina Hingis ended her career on a losing note when the retiring Swiss great and her partner Chan Yung-jan of Taiwan were beaten 6-4 …

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Factbox on Hingis retirement

Factbox on Hingis retirement

Became the youngest Wimbledon champion aged 15 by winning the women’s doubles title with Helena Sukova in 1996. Factbox on Swiss Martina Hingis who announced on Thursday her retirement from tennis at the end of this week’s WTA Finals. *A Swiss citizen born in Kosice, Czechoslovakia (now in Slovakia) on …

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Prannoy enter quarterfinals of French Open badminton championship

Prannoy enter quarterfinals of French Open badminton championship

Prannoy set up a clash with 2016 Australian Open finalist Jeon Hyeok-jin of Korea. Indian shuttler H S Prannoy dumped Denmark’s Hans-Kristian Vittinghus in straight games to progress to the men’s singles quarterfinals of the French Open Super Series here. Prannoy, who regained his career-best ranking of World No 12 …

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Brazil seek consolation win over Mali in bronze medal play-off

Brazil seek consolation win over Mali in bronze medal play-off

It is expected to be free-flowing contest between Brazil’s natural flair and the raw power and speed of an African side. Their bid for a fourth title halted by England in the semifinals, Brazil will seek a consolation win when they take on Mali in the third-place play-off of the …

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