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August 31, 2015 9:43 pm

Having set a daunting 386-run target, India strike thrice to close in on a historic Test series win.

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August 31, 2015 4:21 am

No higher-ranked team was willing to travel to India, leaving All India Football Federation (AIFF) with no other choice but to look closer home. Nepal accepted the invitation.

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August 31, 2015 9:09 am

There haven’t been too many big-daddy knocks in Sri Lanka First-Class cricket.

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August 31, 2015 10:26 am

OP Jaisha finished 18th at the 42 km event in 2:34.43, almost three minutes faster than the national mark she set in January.

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August 31, 2015 9:10 am

Romesh Kaluwitharana speaks about his transformation from being the face of unorthodoxy to preaching technique and running an eco-resort.

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August 31, 2015 4:24 am

Fifteen wickets fall on Day Three, 11 of them to pacers, as India gain a 111-run first-innings lead but not quite the momentum.

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August 31, 2015 4:21 am

Swansea handed Manchester United their first defeat of the season winning their Premier League fixture 2-1.

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August 30, 2015 5:09 pm

On a day dominated by Cheteshwar Pujara, Sri Lanka only seemed to be a part of the contest when Dhammika Prasad was in the attack.

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August 30, 2015 5:10 pm

Cheteshwar Pujara scores 135* to help India recover from batting collapse and reach 292/8 on Day 2 against Sri Lanka.

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August 30, 2015 12:39 am

India were on the brink of qualifying after they finished fifth in Hockey World League Semi-Finals in July.

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August 30, 2015 12:27 pm

On the face of it, nothing seems to have changed at the MRF Pace Academy - one Aussie great has replaced another as the head coach. Siddhartha Sharma discovers how ‘art of taking wickets’ has been added to the ever-reliable old syllabus.

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August 29, 2015 1:06 am

Nepal was still coming to terms with the defeat suffered at the hands of India in a two-legged 2018 World Cup and 2019 Asian Cup joint qualifier.

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August 29, 2015 1:02 am

India were recovering with the Virat Kohli-Cheteshwar Pujara stand before rain halted play and forced early Stumps.

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August 29, 2015 12:59 am

The nation of mystery bowlers is getting its act together by weeding out suspect actions at an early stage.

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August 29, 2015 12:57 am

The meeting was postponed as the members argued over the presence of N Srinivasan.

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August 28, 2015 10:13 am

Ravi Shastri defended MS Dhoni’s decision to quit during India's tour of Australia, even lauding him for it

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August 28, 2015 10:17 am

Barcelona were handed a favorable start to its title defence with Bayer Leverkusen, Roma and BATE Borisov.

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August 28, 2015 1:33 am

After the 278-run win at the P Sara Oval, captain Virat Kohli and his team have the momentum to record a rare away series victory.

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August 28, 2015 10:12 am

The IPL Governing Council took the decision after going through the recommendations of the Working Group.

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August 27, 2015 1:12 pm

Wayne Rooney had not scored since a Premier League game against Aston Villa in April, a run of 10 matches and 878 minutes without finding the net.

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August 27, 2015 11:33 am

Cheteshwar Pujara, set to play after eight months on the bench, has little to gain but much to lose as stop-gap opener in third Test.

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August 27, 2015 11:39 am

Naman Ojha looked in good touch in the nets, having recently appeared for India A against Australia A in Chennai.

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August 27, 2015 12:59 pm

CSK have already moved court against the suspension and a hearing at the Madras High Court is scheduled on Thursday.

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August 27, 2015 11:45 am

We could start seeing the influence of T20 in the way Test cricket is viewed. And, indeed, approached.

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August 27, 2015 1:17 pm

By the fifth of the total seven laps, Lalita Babar's carefully measured strides began to give way.

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August 26, 2015 11:35 am

Young Indian players have bought in their captain’s philosophy of aggression and have begun to deliver the goods.

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August 26, 2015 12:09 pm

Delhi government sources said the letter was sent to the government after MP and former cricketer Kirti Azad raised the issue in Parliament in June.

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August 25, 2015 2:04 pm

Kumar Sangakkara said that he can't ask for anything more than tough cricket and India over the years have been Sri Lanka's toughest opponents.

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August 25, 2015 7:09 pm

Special to The Indian Express: Retiring great’s father, first coach & harshest critic KSHEMA SANGAKKARA writes his son had skills to do better that what he did.

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August 25, 2015 2:07 pm

As the thousands in attendance to bid farewell roared in unison, for once Kumar Sangakkara was lost for words.

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August 25, 2015 1:04 am

Former India player Prabhjot Singh was made to make way, greeting the kabaddi team with a wry smile.

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August 25, 2015 1:26 am

Virat Kohli notches up first Test win as captain; India spoil Kumar Sangakkara’s farewell party by 278 runs to level the series.

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August 25, 2015 1:17 am

Lalit Shivaji Babar, the reigning Asian champion, clocked 9:27.86 to finish fourth in heat number two at World Athletics Championships.

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August 24, 2015 5:00 am

Saina Nehwal looks back at the gloom that surrounded her last year and crossing the Worlds quarters hurdle at Jakarta.

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August 24, 2015 1:27 am

The question that the team management will be asking itself is how or with whom do we replace Murali Vijay with?

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August 24, 2015 5:00 am

Pushing Ajinkya Rahane up to No.3 was more like him serving the punishment for Rohit Sharma’s misgivings.

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