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New face of Indian football

Sachin Tendulkar feels that Indian Super League has begun on the right note and the “fantastic start” on Sunday would be a huge boost towards changing the face of the game in the country. Tendulkar is one of the co-owners ...

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Kuldeep in ODI squad

Rookie left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav was the surprise inclusion, while leg-spinner Amit Mishra was recalled on Saturday in India’s 14-member squad for the first three ODIs against the West Indies, starting October 8 at Kochi. Regular off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was ...

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I protested- Sarita Devi

Celebrated Indian women’s boxer Mary Kom won her first Asian Games gold Wednesday but a team-mate sensationally refused to accept her bronze medal in a row over judging standards. Five-time world champion Kom, 31, won a split decision against Kazakhstan’s ...

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Yogeshwar Dutt’s won gold

Star wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt notched up India’s fourth gold medal, while Khushbir Kaur became the first woman from the country to win a medal in 20km Race Walking by clinching a silver as India shot up to eighth in overall ...

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Rohit not in CLT20

Defending champions Mumbai Indians head coach John Wright on Wednesday said that skipper Rohit Sharma will not play in the Champions League T20 tournament. Sharma sustained a fracture in the middle finger during the second ODI against England at Cardiff ...

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Sania Mirza wins US Open

India’s Sania Mirza captured her third Grand Slam mixed doubles title on Friday, winning the US Open crown with Brazilian partner Bruno Soares and then declared herself “a proud Indian”. Mirza and Soares defeated American Abigail Spears and Mexico’s Santiago ...

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Dhawan-Rahane fantastic

It could easily have slipped to the background in the wake of India’s massive victory in the fourth Royal London ODI match at Edgbaston in Birmingham but left-handed Shikhar Dhawan drew attention to a beautiful aspect of the stand by ...

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President gives Arjuna awards

The most prestigious trophy for sporting excellence – Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna – remained in the closet. And, the trophies that came out on Friday didn’t evoke the response one is used to witnessing in the hallowed precincts of the ...

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Sindhu in,Saina out

Indian teen sensation PV Sindhu assured herself of a second consecutive bronze medal at the World Championship but it was curtains for star shuttler Saina Nehwal after she suffered a straight-game loss in the women’s singles quarter-finals in Copenhagen, Denmark ...

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Anushka denies wedding with Virat

There were reports that BCCI had allowed the 26-year-old actor to stay in the same hotel as Kohli, the vice-captain of Indian Cricket Team, during the tour of England as they were going to tie the knot soon. But, now ...

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