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Shah Rukh Khan, Mumbai Indians to be part of Emirates T20 League next year

IPL's Mumbai Indians and Shah Rukh Khan's Knight Riders franchise are among the six heavyweights from franchise tournaments across the globe...

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Rahul Dravid applies for India's cricket head coach position on deadline day: Reports

Former Indian cricket captain Rahul Dravid officially applied for the job for the Indian men’s team’s head coach yesterday, according to...

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Yuvraj Singh detained, questioned by cops over casteist social media post; out on bail

Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh was arrested yesterday in Haryana’s Hisar district over a controversy about his alleged casteist...

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Burj Khalifa light show displays Team India's new jersey ahead of T20 World Cup

Creating a buzz for the upcoming T20 Cricket World Cup, Dubai's Burj Khalifa displayed the latest Indian cricket team jersey in a light...

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Five fastest centuries in IPL

If you’re a cricket fan, you will know that it is quite a hard day's task to score a century in the IPL with the short span of the match.

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COVID politics: India hockey team pulls out of CWG 2022

Indian men’s and women’s hockey team have pulled out of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, citing concerns over the mandatory...

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'Break Point' review: The unfulfilled potential of Lee-Hesh takes centre stage in the ZEE5 docuseries

ZEE5 Global and the award-winning husband-wife directorial doubles pairing of Nitesh and Ashwini Iyer Tiwari have created a sports...

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Taliban government bans IPL broadcast in Afghanistan

The Taliban-ruled Afghanistan government has banned the broadcast of the hugely popular Indian Premier League (IPL) in the country allegedly...

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ZEE5's trailer for 'Break Point', which explores the Paes-Bhupathi tennis saga, goes viral

ZEE5 released the first trailer for its upcoming documentary 'Break Point', which explores the intriguing and untold story of Indian tennis...

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Daniil Medvedev denies Novak Djokovic to win US Open crown

In a major upset, Russian tennis star Daniil Medvedev beat Serbian World No 1 Novak Djokovic in straight sets at the US Open men's final...

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Manchester Test called off after Team India support staff member tests COVID positive

The fifth Test match between India and England scheduled to be held in Manchester has been postponed indefinitely in the wake of the...

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Five IPL stars who will feature in Caribbean Premier League 2021

The Caribbean Premier League 2021 will kick start with its first match on August 28 and its latest edition will feature several players from...

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Tim David becomes latest Singapore team player to take part in IPL

Cricketer Tim David, who plays for Singapore's national team, will join Indian Premier League (IPL) outfit Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)...

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Neeraj Chopra wins Gold in javelin throw; becomes first-ever Indian to win Athletics' medal at Olympics

India's Neeraj Chopra won the Gold medal in the men's javelin throw event at the Tokyo Olympics with an 87.58 metres throw in his second...

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Ravi Kumar Dahiya's silver medal takes India's Olympic tally to five

India won two medals to take their overall tally from Tokyo 2020 to five as the Olympics near the Games' conclusion.

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Indian men's hockey team defeats Germany 5-4 to secure Olympic bronze medal

The Indian men's hockey team ended their campaign on a winning note and claimed an Olympic medal after 41 years, beating Germany 5-4 to...

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Sindhu, Mirabai, women’s hockey team: Indian women athletes excel in Tokyo

For Indian fans, women athletes have been the bright sparks during the ongoing Olympic Games in Tokyo.

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UAE to host six-team T20 cricket tournament in January 2022

The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) has set the dates and unveiled the tournament logo for its own professional T20 League.

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Tokyo Olympics 2021: Indian men's and women's hockey teams advance to semi-finals

The Indian men's and women's hockey teams both made history at the Tokyo Olympics, making the last four of the hockey event in their...

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Can't think of a time when I didn't want to be a racing driver: Karun Chandhok

In an exclusive interview, Indian racing icon Karun Chandhok talks to Connected to India about his life in racing, his career both on and...

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Indian-American Samir Banerjee wins Wimbledon junior boys title

Indian-American tennis player Samir Banerjee, 17, defeated Victor Lilov of the USA 7-5, 6-3 to win the Wimbledon Boys’ singles title in a...

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England's Football Association condemns racist abuse against players following Euro loss

England's Football Association released a statement condeming the racist abuse against players Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka...

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Former India F1 driver Karun Chandhok becomes youngest-ever Motorsport UK director

Former Formula 1 driver Karun Chandhok has become the youngest-ever person to be appointed to the Board of Directors of Motorsport UK, the...

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ECB may have overreacted, says Madan Lal; Ollie deserves a second chance, aver young cricket fans

Former Indian all-rounder Madan Lal, one of the stars of India’s first-ever ODI World Cup victory, says that England and Wales Cricket...

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Singapore Formula 1 Grand Prix latest event cancelled due to COVID

Singapore News: Formula One’s Singapore Grand Prix has been called off this year due to coronavirus restrictions, local organiser...

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