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Cuttack Fallout: South Africa to Abandon On-going India Tour 2015?

Shocked by the unruly behaviour of spectators at the Cuttack stadium on Monday, the South African team is pondering abrupt cancellation of its other tour programs as part of the hyped Gandhi-Mandela Series 2015 mid-way. India was humiliatingly defeated by the South Africans in Cuttack in the second T20 international. The shocking crowd behavior at Barabati in Cuttack is not ...

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BCCI President: Post-Jagmohan Dalmiya, All Eyes on Who Srinivasan Supports

BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya’s death will divert the focus on front runners for the post including probable aspirants such as Rajeev Shukla, some one from N.Srinivasan’s camp and another from Sharad Pawar camp The BCCI constitution stipulates that in case of president’s post is vacated midway, the BCCI secretary shall, within a period of 15 days, convene a Special General ...

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BCCI President Dalmiya Hospitalized, Emergency Team Monitoring

BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya, who suffered chest pain on Thursday evening in Kolkata, was rushed to the BM Birla Heart Research Institute amid worries that falling health is a big concern for the cricket board. Dalmiya, 75, has been unwell and was indisposed for some time, said reports. Confirming the news sourced to hospital staff, media reports said Jagmohan Dalmiya ...

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US Open 2015: Will Roger Federer Win it For a Change?

Switzerland’s Roger Federer will clash with Serbian Novak Djokovic in the US Open men’s final today, Sunday, 13 August. While odds are in favour of Djokovic, who won the Wimbledon’s over Federer, all eyes are on the swiss legend again to see whether he is putting his best foot forward in the play to win the grand slam for once ...

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Leander Paes, Martina Hingis Win US Open 2015 Mixed Doubles Title, All Eyes on Sania Tomorrow

Indian tennis player Leander Paes has brought acclaim again when he received the 17th Grand Slam in the US Open mixed doubles with Swiss partner Martina Hingis and all eyes are on the Women’s Mixed test tomorrow in which Martina and another Indian player Sania Mirza will enter the court. Seeded fourth, the Indo-Swiss pair defeated unseeded Americans Bethanie Mattek-Sands ...

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Steve Waugh Kicks Off Realty ‘Match’ in India, Targets NRIs First

Not a cricket news but pure property venture. Entering the huge and unorganized Indian realty market, former Australian cricketer Steve Waugh has kicked off India edition of his Waugh Global Realty, to cater mainly the housing needs of NRI community abroad. “Our portal, ‘waughglobal.com’ will help them (NRIs) find the right property in a transparent and hassle free manner,” company’s ...

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World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015: Timetable, TV, Live Stream Info

The 2015 World Athletics Championships underway at Beijing has Usain Bolt and other top athletes competing the 9-day event in Beijing’s iconic Bird’s Nest. Bolt’s 100 meters event is the highlight of the biennial event, facing stiff challenge from Justin Gatlin. The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), has denied any doping accusations. IAAF President Sebastian Coe, who was a ...

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Dronacharya Awards, Dhyan Chand Awards, Khel Protsahan Puruskar 2015 Announced

The Indian ministry of sports and yout affairs has announced the names for its prestigious awards in the field of sports this year and the Dronacharya Award, instituted in 1985, to felicitate eminent Coaches who have successfully trained sportspersons or teams and enabled them to achieve outstanding results in international competitions has gone to Naval Singh in athletics and para-sports. Besides ...

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Federer Wins Seventh Cincinnati Final; Beats Djokovic

Roger Federer beats world number one Novak Djokovic to win his seventh Cincinnati Masters title on Sunday. The 34-year-old Swiss star is 7-0 in Cincinnati finals, recorded a 7-6(7-1) 6-3 win. Federer who knocked out Britain’s Andy Murray in the semi-final, will be seeded second at the US Open behind Djokovic. This win will give Federer a lot of confidence ...

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Team India Gears Up for Second Test Against Sri Lanka: Preview, Live Streaming Info

India are all ready to get back to business as they take on Sri Lanka in the second test of the three-match Test series, which kicks off on Thursday in Colombo. Reading @KumarSanga2 talk is as sublime as watching him bat. His chat with @ShirinSadikot – http://t.co/a4mCegbGfi pic.twitter.com/uSMNAg0E0C — BCCI (@BCCI) August 19, 2015 After losing the first test in ...

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Paes and ‘Stanimal’ Wawrinka Enter Second Round of Cincinnati Open

Indian hopes took another step ahead in the Cincinnati Open as Leander Paes and his Swiss partner Stanislas Wawrinka came back from a set down to win the opener of the tournament. .@stanwawrinka and @Leander team for opening win at @CincyTennis on Monday. Read: http://t.co/HVAWEpGuAq #atp pic.twitter.com/bght2stZLD — ATP World Tour (@ATPWorldTour) August 17, 2015 Producing a slow start got ...

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YouTube to Live Stream First Bundesliga Match 2015 Free

Football / Soccer fans in the United States can watch freely the first games of the 2015/2016 Bundesliga season  online, thanks to Fox Sports. The kick-off match on Friday will be livestreamed online on the sports network by YouTube, which will have defending champion Bayern Munich vs Hamburger SV in the first Bundesliga match to be live streamed to U.S. ...

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Australian Captain Michael Clarke to Retire After Ashes 2015?

Australian captain Michael Clarke’s eventful 114 test match career appears to end now, according to Australian media reports, though the player emphatically told may of them that he is around to play post-Ashes disaster. But the chorus is that he is likely to retire after the ongoing Ashes 2015. The Australian captain failed again with the bat and his side ...

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