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Azharuddin Returns to Hyderabad, Stakes Claim to Cricket Club

Erstwhile Indian cricket team captain Mohammad Azharuddin on Tuesday sought to return home filing his nomination for the post of president of the Hyderabad Cricket Association, which fell vacant after incumbent Arshad Ayub had to quit following the Supreme Court verdict on Lodha Committee reforms. Azhar, who was banned for life by the BCCI for his alleged involvement in the ...

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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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Why Sports Stadiums Do Not Spur Economic Growth?

Not surprising but many economists have in the past traced the root-cause of the current Greek crisis to its hosting the historic Olympics in 2004. Greece went beyond its means to host the massive event putting up new infrastructure in place with stadiums to hold 301 events. But never did the country recovered from the economic loss it suffered as ...

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South Africa’s Longest Tour of India: Full Fixture List

South Africa, better known as the “Proteas,” are all set to participate in the enormous 72-day long tour of India, for the first time. Having played only two-Test or three-Test series so far, this will mark only the second time that these two teams will participate in a four Test series. The first time they participated was way back in ...

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It’s Over: Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov Part Ways After Two Years

And again, another tennis relationship goes down the flames. This time it’s Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov who decided to end their romance after two years. Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov have split. WHAT IS GOING ON, WORLD? 🙁 http://t.co/czIHIgSfQ6 pic.twitter.com/RY9jUU0Suj — Yahoo Celebrity UK (@YahooCelebUK) July 24, 2015 After going public with their too-hot-to-handle romance at the 2013 Mutua ...

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IPL verdict: Lodha committee bans CSK, RR for two years

Indian Premier League (IPL) will now have only six teams for two years as Supreme Court appointed Lodha Committee turned their verdict against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) and banned them for two years for betting, today. In a breakthrough decision, the Lodha Committee banned Gurunath Meiyappan and Raj Kundra, the respective owners of CSK and RR ...

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Wimbledon 2015: Another year, another setback as Rafael Nadal crashes out on second round

Unlike Rafael Nadal’s shocking 10th seed in this year’s Wimbledon pretty much everything was expected – including his second round defeat to Germany’s Dustin Brown on Thursday. Rafa (as Nadal is known to his fans) has been having one of the worst years of his decade-long career with just one title in Stuttgart, ironically a grass-court tournament where he defeated ...

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Copa America 2015 Semi finals: Argentina will look to leave no stones unturned against Brazil-crusher Paraguay, Preview and Prediction

Paraguay showed that they have class and consistency when they defeated Brazil in the quarter finals of Copa America – again. Like the last edition in 2011, this edition also saw both the teams pass 90 minutes with equal score line – 1-1 this year unlike a goalless draw in 2011. However, Ramon Diaz’s side executed a great penalty shootout ...

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