T20 WC: Bangladesh alive with 26-run win over Oman

Bangladesh kept their hopes alive of progressing to the Super 12 stage by defeating co-hosts Oman by 26 runs in a Group B match of the T20 World Cup here on Tuesday. Opener Mohammad Naeem hit a brilliant half-century to set Bangladesh a target of 154 before bowlers led by star pacer Mustafizur Rahman (4/36) …

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All areas are a problem, says Indian football coach Igor Stimaka

Igor Stimak seemed optimistic, as he always does. But it felt like an SOS call to the people in charge of Indian football.The head coach was asked if the national team lacked a quality central defender for fellow Sandesh Jhingan, playing club football in Stimac’s homeland, Croatia. Stimac did not leave an open goal. “Not …

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Record broken on first day of Junior National Aquatic Championships

Karnataka’s Sambhav R broke Indian swimmer Srihari Nataraja’s record in 200m freestyle as he secured three more national points on the first day of the Sub-Junior and Junior National Aquatic Championships here on Tuesday. Sambhav clocked 1:53.41sec to rewrite Natraj’s three-year-old record of 1:53.54sec in the 200m freestyle for Group I boys. Karnataka’s Anish S …

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GSC World Snooker Qualifiers: Pankaj Advani shines with a break of 121 points

Ace cueist Pankaj Advani (PSPB) attempted an impressive 121 points, his biggest break ever in the competition, for his fourth consecutive win in round-robin league matches of the “GSC World Snooker Qualifiers”. Qualifiers is a BSFI national selection tournament, organized by The Sportal in Mumbai. Pankaj started hesitantly and his rival Dhwaja Hariya took advantage …

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Berrington, Davey lead Scotland to 17-run win over PNG in T20 World Cup close to Super 12

Richie Berrington hit a stroke-filled 70 while Josh Davey scalped four wickets as Scotland cruised to a comfortable 17-run victory over Papua New Guinea in a Group B match of the ICC T20 World Cup here on Tuesday. Got close. Scotland topped Group B with two wins and shocked Bangladesh in their opening game. Berrington …

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Ahead of WWE Crown Jewel, Becky Lynch talks about motherhood and inspiration

At SummerSlam 2021, however, Becky Lynch returned in epic fashion when Sasha Banks entered the ring after being deemed unable to challenge SmackDown Women’s Champion Bianca Belair, knocking Carmella out of the ring and an impromptu matchup. Overcome WWE’s EST in To become a five-time women’s champion. A short time later, Lynch proved that his …

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Real Madrid forward Benzema on trial in France for blackmail

Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema will go on trial outside Paris from Wednesday after he was accused of trying to blackmail former France teammate Mathieu Valbuena over a sex tape. Benzema is facing trial for collusion in an attempt to blackmail. Four others, including one of the player’s childhood friends, have been charged with attempting …

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Dengue outbreak ahead of Junior Hockey World Cup

The Indian junior men’s hockey team’s preparations for the World Cup starting next month suffered a setback after several players tested positive for dengue at the national camp in Bengaluru. It is learned that 50 out of 200 trainees in various sports at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) southern center were suffering from fever …

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No CSK without Dhoni, no Dhoni without CSK: N Srinivasan

India Cements Limited (ICL) Vice President and Managing Director N Srinivasan on Monday said that without MS Dhoni there is no Chennai Super Kings. Similarly, the former BCCI chief said that there is no MS Dhoni without Chennai Super Kings, his emphatic statement is telling a lot about the relationship between the franchise and the …

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T20 World Cup: Bat-tracking technology ready for debut

To provide a “unique” experience to cricket fans across the globe for the T20 World Cup 2021, the International Cricket Council (ICC) is all set to introduce bat-tracking technology for the first time. For the first time in cricket, fans will see bat tracking, which will be provided by Hawk-Eye in select matches, in addition …

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