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Eng thrash India

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If a Test match is gruelling, what would one call a five-match Test series then? Ask the Indians and they would say soul-crushing and this was epitomised on day three of the fifth and the final Test at the Oval ...

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Babita, Vinesh for Asiad

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Glasgow Commonwealth Games gold medallists Babita Kumari and Vinesh Phogat will spearhead a four-member Indian women’s wrestling team at the Asian Games to be held in Incheon, Korea from September 19 to October 4. Besides cousins Babita and Vinesh, CWG silver ...

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Fletcher’s role questioned

Duncan-Fletcher

About a kilometre down the road from the Old Trafford cricket ground stands the imposing structure of Manchester United Football Club. The legacy of one of the most successful football clubs is built around the work of their coaches (managers), ...

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Jadeja-Anderson row

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The BCCI’s review plea against the ‘not guilty’ verdict given to England’s James Anderson for allegedly pushing Ravindra Jadeja during the Trent Bridge Test was dismissed by the International Cricket Council on Wednesday. But the Indian cricket board is not ...

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BCCI want to appeal

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Miffed by the judicial commissioner’s verdict pronouncing England’s pace spearhead James Anderson not guilty in the altercation with Ravindra Jadeja, the BCCI wants the ICC to appeal against the ruling which it finds “totally wrong”. The BCCI was left red-faced ...

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Dipika,Joshana win gold

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 Joshana Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal combined brilliantly to clinch gold in the womens doubles final and give India their first squash medal in the Commonwealth Games after the pair outplayed Jenny Duncalf and Laura Massaro of England on Saturday. The ...

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Anderson pushed Jadeja

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As the players neared the steps leading to the dressing rooms of Trent Bridge, Anderson pushed Jadeja from behind while calling out, “You f***ing c**t, get inside your dressing room or I will come to your dressing room and break ...

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4 silver for wrestlers

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India started the day with a possibility of four gold medals from wrestling with Satywart Kadian, B Bajrang, Lalita and Sakshi Malik reaching finals. But as the day progressed India’s hopes ran dry as all of them lost one-sided bouts ...

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India forced to play catch up

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After dominating at Trent Bridge and Lord’s, India encountered their toughest consecutive three sessions of the summer at Sunday in Southampton, where just two wickets fell and 247 runs were scored by England on opening day. The day started off ...

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Ganguly’s tips for Dhoni

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There are five things that MS Dhoni needs to do to keep the consistency going in the third Test match. Number one, he needs to do is to keep his players hungry. Indian teams in the past have been in ...

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