Divij Sharan-Artem Sitak into 2nd round after beating Pablo Carreno Busta-Joao Sousa

A day after Prajnesh Gunneswaran bowed out in the men’s singles 1st-round, star doubles player Divij Sharan made it to the 2nd round of men’s doubles at Australian Open. HIGHLIGHTS:- Divij Sharan and Artem Sitak beat Pablo Carreno Busta and Joao Sousa in the 1st round The Indo-New Zealand duo likely to face 10th seeds […]

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Happy Republic Day of India 2020

Every year Republic Day is celebrated in India on 26th January with grandeur. Magnificent parades at Janpath, New Delhi, comprising the Indian National Army and national flag hoisting in various parts of the country are common practices followed on this day. In year 2020, it will mark India’s 71st Republic Day. The entire nation is […]

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Fact Check: Did Sri Lanka U19’s Matheesha Pathirana bowl a 175 kph delivery against India?

Matheesha Pathirana seemingly bowled a 175 kph missile to India U19’s Yashashvi Jaiswal in the fourth over of their innings in an ICC U19 World Cup encounter in Bloemfontein, South Africa. Shared News| January 21, 2020 8:12:36 am Matheesha Pathirana has a bowling action reminiscent of Lasith Malinga. (Source: ICC) Matheesha Pathirana, Sri Lanka U19’s […]

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ATP Cup: Rafa Nadal made to sweat by Yoshihito Nishioka, Novak Djokovic has it easy

Spain’s Rafael Nadal celebrates his win over Japan’s Yoshihito Nishioka during their match at the ATP Cup in Perth, Australia on Wednesday. AP Shared News| January 8, 2020 2:33:00 pm World number one Rafa Nadal won a battle of attrition against fellow left-hander Yoshihito Nishioka of Japan 7-6(4) 6-4 to seal Spain’s spot in the […]

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Big Bash League: Rashid Khan bags his fifth hat-trick in T20 cricket

Rashid has been exceptional for the Adelaide Strikers in the ongoing BBL season. Shared News| January 8, 2020 2:10:07 pm Rashid Khan, who is currently playing for Adelaide Strikers in Big Bash League in Australia, has hit the headlines for his cricketing heroics. The Afghanistan all-rounder scripted his fifth hat-trick in T20 cricket on Wednesday […]

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India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I: Navdeep Saini makes a quick impression

Navdeep Saini celebrates the dismissal of Sri Lanka’s Danushka Gunathilaka. He was clocked at 151.1 kmph during the second T20I in Indore. (AP) Shared News| January 8, 2020 8:22:38 am In the days to come, Navdeep Saini might be tempted to watch Danushka Gunathilaka’s dismissal on loop. The left-handed Sri Lankan batsman had backed away […]

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Bids for Shane Warne’s baggy green have now crossed $500k

Shared News| January 8, 2020 1:57:31 pm Shane Warne wore the cap throughout his 145-match Test career for Australia in which he took 708 wickets. (Twitter) Former Australian spin legend Shane Warne’s baggy green cap has received bids worth a whopping $500 thousand (Rs. 3.60 crore) so far. The auction started on Monday and it […]

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Battle ready: Kejriwal’s transition of the perpetual protester to the affable family man

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addressing teachers at the launch of the Delhi government’s ‘Constitution at 70’ campaign. (Express photo: Praveen Khanna) Shared News| January 5, 2020 8:53:47 am EXACTLY six years ago, during his 49-day first term as chief minister, Arvind Kejriwal spent 30 hours outside Rail Bhawan on the road, protesting against police officials. […]

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India vs Sri Lanka: Its all about nostalgia from 1997 in Guwahati

India take on Sri Lanka in Guwahati in 1997. (Screengrab) Shared News| January 5, 2020 10:55:55 am After back-to-back T20I series victories against Bangladesh and West Indies, the Men In Blue will look to maintain their dominance when they take on Sri Lanka in the first T20I in Guwahati on Sunday. The last time the […]

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