IPL experience helped me bowl death overs: Bhuvneshwar

Kolkata: Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar on Saturday said death bowling has become difficult nowadays with 350 being a par score but added that the experience he gained during the Indian Premier League (IPL) has helped him a lot. It is always difficult to bowl yorkers with wet ball Bhuvneshwar, who returned to the Indian ODI team in place of Umesh Yadav More...

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By Agencies On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Saina moves into semis, Jayaram exits Malaysia Masters

Sibu (Malaysia): Indian star shuttler Saina Nehwal entered the semi-finals of the Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold with a triumph over Indonesian Fitriani Fitriani, while Ajay Jayaram lost to unseeded Anthony Sinisuka More...

By IANS On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Yuvraj, Dhoni lead India to win in 2nd ODI against England

Cuttack: India rode on centuries from Yuvraj Singh and Mahendra Singh Dhoni to edge out England by 15 runs in a high-scoring thriller in their second One-Day International (ODI) cricket match at the Barabati Stadium More...

By Agencies On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Istomin stuns Djokovic at Australian Open

Melbourne: Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan played the match of his life on Thursday when he defeated world number two Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the Australian Open. Istomin broke decisively to 30 for a 3-2 lead in More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Sania, Bopanna enter second round of Australian Open

Melbourne: Indian tennis players Rohan Bopanna and Sania Mirza advanced to the second round of Australian Open on Wednesday. Sania and Barbora started on a positive note, winning in exactly one hour Bopanna and More...

By Agencies On Saturday, January 14th, 2017
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I am ready for bulk of the responsibility now: Kohli

Pune: India’s new limited-overs cricket captain Virat Kohli is ready to take the majority of the responsibility and expects previous incumbent Mahendra Singh Dhoni to play more freely now he is not the skipper More...

By Agencies On Saturday, January 14th, 2017
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Parthiv helps Gujarat clinch maiden Ranji title

Indore: Gujarat clinched their maiden Ranji Trophy title as they rode on captain Parthiv Patel’s stupendous 143 to beat record champions Mumbai by five wickets on the final day here on Saturday. Parthiv Patel’s More...

By IANS On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Sindhu beats Saina to guide Chennai Smashers to PBL final

New Delhi: Rio Olympics silver medallist PV Sindhu inspired the Chennai Smashers to beat Awadhe Warriors 4-1 in the first semi-final and storm into the finals of the Premier Badminton League (PBL) at the Siri Fort More...

By Agencies On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Rahane stars as India A beat England by six wickets

Mumbai: Riding on Ajinkya Rahane’s 91-run knock, India ‘A’ defeated England by six wickets in the second 50-over practice match at the Brabourne Stadium here on Thursday. Rahane and Jackson gave More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Never thought would captain India in all three formats: Kohli

Pune: Virat Kohli on Wednesday expressed his happiness at the prospect of leading India in all three formats of cricket, terming it “surreal”. Kohli said he never thought he would get this huge honour More...