NBA: Kawhi Leonard, Raptors rally, move within one win of Finals

The Raptors can reach the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history by winning Game 6 in Toronto on Saturday. Game 7, if necessary, would be played Monday in Milwaukee. Kawhi Leonard posted 35 points, seven rebounds and nine assists in Game 5. (Source: USA TODAY Sports) Kawhi Leonard scored 35 points — […]

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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Warm-up Matches: Full schedule, fixtures, timings, TV channels, venues and live streaming

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Warm-up Matches Schedule, Time Table, Fixtures, Date, Venue, Timings, TV Channels: The telecast of India’s World Cup 2019 warm-up matches will be available in six languages. Shared News| Updated: May 24, 2019 10:42:43 am The defending champions Australia will start the campaign as one of favourites to win the World […]

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French Open 2019: Where are they now? Jelena Ostapenko’s back with hope but high hurdles

After winning the French Open in 2017, Jelena Ostapenko won just 23 matches next season and comes into this edition with eight matches won in 2019. She is now ranked 40th in the world, unseeded and unfancied. Latvia’s Jelena Ostapenko celebrates with the French Open trophy in 2017. (Source: Reuters) When Jelena Ostapenko cracked a […]

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Four months later, Marcello Lippi returns as China manager

Marcello Lippi, 71, who stepped down from the post following the country’s quarter-final exit from the Asian Cup in January, has returned to guide the team through the qualifying rounds for the 2022 World Cup. Shared News|Published: May 24, 2019 11:26:32 am Marcello Lippi had stepped down as China coach after the Asian Cup in […]

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India is the most overworked team going into World Cup, Shikhar Dhawan most used player

  Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri and members of the Indian staff have stressed on workload management for the past year in preparation for the World Cup. But what do the numbers say – for Indian team, other countries and individual players?   Indian cricket team upon arrival in England for the World Cup. (Source: BCCI […]

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ICC World Cup 2019: Virat Kohli talks India vs Pakistan, Australia series loss and big scores in England

India captain Virat Kohli touched base on numerous topics in the pre-World Cup captains’ conference where he talked about defeat to Australia, defending large scores, the X-factors and India vs Pakistan. Virat Kohli during the Captain’s Press Conference in London. (Source: AP) Virat Kohli touched upon numerous topics in the pre-tournament captain’s conference for the […]

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World Cup will always be the most important tournament in world cricket, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli believes a World Cup win would be at part with what the Indian cricket team achieved earlier in the year by beating Australia 2-1 – first-ever success Down Under. India are one of the prime contenders to life the World Cup trophy in 2019. (Source: PTI) Shared News| Published: May 17, 2019 1:48:10 […]

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Tom Latham injures finger in practice game, doubtful to start for New Zealand’s opening World Cup match

Tom Latham injured his finger during a practice session against Australia in Brisbane and is now doubtful to start for his side’s first ICC World Cup match against Sri Lanka on June 1. Tom Latham injured his finger during a practice session. (Source: PTI) New Zealand skipper Tom Latham injured his finger during a practice […]

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The Rocket Science behind Jasprit Bumrah’s art

It is interesting to investigate the reasons for Jasprit Bumrah’s dominance and what sets him apart from contemporaries. Bumrah can consistently bowl at speeds in excess of 145 kmph which makes him one of the quickest bowlers in world cricket at the moment. (Illustration: Suvajit Dey) Written by Sanjay Mittal Shared News| Updated: May 17, […]

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