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McGrath disappointed with ‘tampergate’

McGrath disappointed with ‘tampergate’

Says it is the lowest point for Australian cricket Each time Glenn McGrath ran into to bowl, his heart beat for Australia. The baggy green, an immense source of pride, was his driving force. Under the circumstances, it was hardly surprising that the legendary Aussie pace predator was gutted when …

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Intercontinental Cup: Chhetri delights with a brace

Intercontinental Cup: Chhetri delights with a brace

Deafening chants of ‘India’ boomed from the stands and the fans chanted ‘Vande Mataram’ as the teams walked in. Rain may have cast a wet blanket over Sunil Chhetri’s 100th appearance in Team India’s blue jersey. But the skipper made it memorable by scoring two goals as the host beat …

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‘Sehwag gave us the freedom’

‘Sehwag gave us the freedom’

Kings XI opener Rahul says batting with Gayle makes his life easier Kings XI Punjab opener K.L. Rahul praised the IPL side’s mentor Virender Sehwag, saying the former India star gave every player freedom to express themselves which helped to improve their game. Led by R. Ashwin, Kings XI started the 2018 …

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Brazil fans relieved with Neymar’s return before World Cup

Brazil fans relieved with Neymar's return before World Cup

Three months after undergoing surgery on his right foot, Neymar scored in a 2-0 win over Croatia in a friendly Neymar needed only 23 minutes to reassure Brazilians that his recovery is right on track for the World Cup. Three months after undergoing surgery on his right foot, Neymar returned …

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SGM is violation of order: CoA

SGM is violation of order: CoA

Instructs BCCI staff not to assist in conduct of the meeting The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) has instructed the BCCI staff not to assist in the conduct of the BCCI Special General Meeting (SGM) convened by its acting-secretary Amitabh Choudhary on June 22 in New Delhi. The CoA has …

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Changes in clauses for foreign coaches planned

Changes in clauses for foreign coaches planned

Sports secretary says training Indian coaches is part of their contract As many as 29 foreign coaches are currently on the Indian sports ministry’s rolls spread across a multitude of sports, but most of them restrict themselves to working with only the elite group of national campers and medal prospects …

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Pakistan 174 all out against England

Pakistan 174 all out against England

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed, ignoring the humid and overcast conditions, decided to bat first on what was a good pitch. Pakistan was bowled out for 174 before tea on the first day of the second Test at Headingley after England’s Stuart Broad ripped through the tourists’ upper order. England was …

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ICC set to meet Al Jazeera representatives

ICC set to meet Al Jazeera representatives

Chief Executive Dave Richardson assures full investigation The International Cricket Council (ICC) says it will meet representatives of the channel that claims to have unearthed ‘spot-fixing’ and ‘pitch-fixing’ in Test matches through a sting operation, insisting that the allegations will not be brushed under the carpet. The Qatar-based Al Jazeera …

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Pakistan eyes historic series triumph

Pakistan eyes historic series triumph

James Anderson insisted England could bounce back by squaring the series. Mohammad Amir has had some of the greatest and undoubtedly the worst days of his career in England —sometimes during the very same match. But fresh from helping bowl Pakistan to a crushing nine-wicket win over England in the …

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