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August 21, 2017 3:45 am

With the team registering their third win of the season in spite of the absence of senior players like Manjeet Chhillar and Selvamani K, Jaipur Pink Panthers team owner Abhishek Bachchan seemed satisfied with his team's performance.

August 21, 2017 3:42 am

New-look AC Milan team proved just as effective in Serie A as it has been in Europe, easing to a 3-0 win at 10-man Crotone on Sunday - albeit with the aid of video technology.

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August 21, 2017 3:28 am

Shapath Bharadwaj won a bronze medal in the double trap event while Lakshay Sheoran and Manisha Keer combined to win a bronze in the mixed team trap competition at the ISSF Junior Shotgun World Cup in Porpetto, Italy.

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August 21, 2017 2:59 am

Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner exudes positivity but not even the upbeat German expected the Yorkshire club to win their first two games in the Premier League. The Terriers have a 100 percent record in their first season in the top flight in 45 years.

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August 21, 2017 2:38 am

Puneri Paltan completed a narrow 47-42 win over Patna Pirates despite a stunning performance from Pradeep Narwal of the latter team in the Pro Kabaddi 2017 in Lucknow. In the second game, Jaipur Pink Panthers beat UP Yoddha.

August 21, 2017 1:58 am

For most, an Olympic medal would be the pinnacle of their achievements. For Sindhu, who comes to Glasgow with high expectations, it was the beginning.

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August 21, 2017 1:49 am

Chepauk Super Gillies crowned Tamil Nadu Premier League champions of the second season after they beat TUTI Patriots in the final by six wickets in Chennai. Chasing a target of 144 runs, CSG chased it down in 19 overs to win the title.

August 21, 2017 1:46 am

The finals of the World Championships in 1997 starred the longest Worlds match ever where ‘European’ Peter Rasmussen beat ‘Asian’ Sun Jun. They became thick friends after the Dane outlasted the cramping Chinese in a 2-hour-and-4-minute marathon match

August 21, 2017 1:37 am

Sakshi Malik, who won the Olympic bronze exactly a year ago, feels it is ‘tough to match Japanese wrestlers in this lifetime or next.’ “We would have to take rebirths in order to beat them. They are simply too good,” she had told PTI earlier this year.

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August 21, 2017 1:28 am

After scoring a magnificent double-hundred against West Indies in day-night Test match at Edgbaston, former England captain got a perfect reward for his efforts as he climbed to 6th spot in MRF Tyres ICC Player rankings for Test batsmen.

August 21, 2017 1:26 am

Raised by her widowed mother Paramjit, a reluctant immigrant from Punjab, Sukhjit Singh, owing to his friendly disposition and radiant smile, was called Sunny on the cricket circuit.

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August 21, 2017 1:20 am

Marcos Alonso scored twice to hand Chelsea their first win of the season, despite a tough fight by Tottenham and an own goal by Mitchy Batshuayi, Here are the five talking points from Tottenham Hotspur vs Chelsea.

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August 21, 2017 1:19 am

Bangladesh have called back batsman Mominul Haque in the squad that will face Australia in the upcoming twoTest series after replacing Mosaddek Hossain who wasn't cleared from his eye infection.

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August 21, 2017 1:12 am

The interim coach was left fuming at the manner in which his batsmen wasted a good start to get bowled out for a woefully inadequate total. The Lankans were well placed at 139 for one but were bowled out for 216 runs.

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August 21, 2017 12:59 am

Former India batsman and coach of the Afghanistan cricket team Lalchand Rajput, whose contract ends in August, will not get a contract extension, the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) confirmed on Sunday.

August 21, 2017 3:48 am

Shikhar Dhawan slams his fastest one-day international century as dominant India, after set a target of 217 runs, steamroll listless Sri Lanka by chasing chasing down the target in 28.5 overs and with nine wickets in hand in first ODI of the five-match series.

August 21, 2017 12:47 am

The Royals are scheduled to return to the IPL next season, and the board feels this could be the first of their many requests as many in the BCCI are expecting them to go for a major revamp with a new team name and even shifting out of Jaipur.

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August 21, 2017 12:37 am

Indian bowler Jhulan Goswami's World Cup 2017 semi-final jersey would be put on the walls of Fanattic Sports Museum. The Mithali Raj-led side marched their way into the final of the World Cup after beating Australia in semi-final match.

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August 21, 2017 12:25 am

While Marcos Alonso scored two brilliant goals for Chelsea, the match that was in Tottenham's domination saw an own goal by Mitchy Batshuayi. Have a look at the three goals from the first London derby of the season

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August 21, 2017 12:03 am

Marcos Alonso's double reignited Chelsea's title defense by securing a 2-1 victory over Tottenham on Sunday, with goalkeeper Hugo Lloris blundering to enable the Premier League champions to recover from their opening weekend loss.

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August 20, 2017 11:55 pm

Ravikumar Samarth and Shreyas Iyer came to India A's rescue after the two batsmen scored individual half-centuries in the second and final 'unofficial' Test match against South Africa 'A'.

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August 20, 2017 11:47 pm

West Indies' Kraigg Brathwaite has been reported for a suspect bowling action during an innings and 209-run defeat by England in the first Test at Edgbaston where he bowled just six wicket-less overs for six runs.

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August 20, 2017 11:28 pm

Marcos Alonso scored twice to hand Chelsea their first win of the season, despite a tough fight by Tottenham and an own goal by Mitchy Batshuayi, that equalised the game 1-1 with six minutes of the match remaining.

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August 20, 2017 10:59 pm

Usain Bolt and friends partied at the DSTRKT nightclub in London alongside partner Kasi Bennett and Love Island stars. The partying and clubbing went on for three nights.

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August 20, 2017 10:55 pm

Mo Farah brought down the curtain on his peerless track career in Britain by winning his farewell race on home soil on an emotional afternoon at the Birmingham Grand Prix Diamond League meeting on Sunday.

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August 20, 2017 10:50 pm

ISL franchise NorthEast United FC owner John Abraham on Sunday said his team will break-even within next one or two seasons and will become the first one among all the teams.

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August 20, 2017 10:44 pm

Bulgaria's former European weightlifting champion Velichko Cholakov, who served a four-year ban for doping, died on Sunday at the age of 35. A hospital official in the southern town of Smolyan confirmed Cholakov’s death and said the cause would only be known after an autopsy.

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August 20, 2017 10:31 pm

Aly Raisman is ready to talk about ``the elephant in the room.'' And the six-time Olympic medal-winning gymnast thinks it's time USA Gymnastics joins in a conversation she feels is long overdue.

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August 20, 2017 10:13 pm

Two Chinese cricketers have been drafted to play in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) next year, giving a boost to the fledgling sport in China. The two players of China national cricket team will represent Peshawar Zalmi in the next edition PSL.

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August 20, 2017 10:09 pm

An overwhelming 2.5 lakh people on Sunday turned up at the India Gate to get a glimpse of the glittering trophy, which will be presented to the winners of the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup.

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August 20, 2017 10:02 pm

Newcastle United fell to a 1-0 defeat at Huddersfield Town on Sunday in a meeting of two promoted clubs, having also lost at home to Tottenham Hotspur last week.

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August 20, 2017 10:01 pm

Lakshay Sheoran and Manisha Keer won India the bronze medal in the mixed team trap competition of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Cup for shotgun in Porpetto, Italy.

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August 20, 2017 10:02 pm

Huddersfield Town built on last week's 3-0 win over Crystal Palace, which marked their return to the top flight after a 45-year absence, when Australian Aaron Mooy grabbed the winner in the 50th minute.

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August 20, 2017 9:33 pm

Shikhar Dhawan has been chasing in on his purple patch and the last three months have been great for the Indian opener who has performed in both Tests and one-day international, captain of the Indian cricket team Virat Kohli said.

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August 20, 2017 9:28 pm

India once again made a mockery of Sri Lanka with a comprehensive and all round show to win the opening ODI in the five-match series.

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August 20, 2017 9:03 pm

Rohit Sharma last played for India in Champions Trophy and warmed benches in Test series against Sri Lanka before getting back in action on Sunday. He has had a dismal run in the previous ten innings while playing in Sri Lanka as his scoring tally reads 4, 0, 11, 5, 5, 0, 0, 4, 4, 4.

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Aug 20, 201721:00 IST
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Aug 22, 201720:00 IST
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Aug 22, 201721:00 IST
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