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LIVE SCORE: England vs Pakistan, 4th Test — Day 4 at The Oval
Hosts England will resume penultimate day's play on 88/4 with Gary Ballance and Jonny Bairstow unbeaten on 4 and 14 respectively. [...]
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Rafael Nadal strikes doubles gold as Monica Puig, Angelique Kerber reach women’s final
Rafael Nadal is just the fourth player to win gold in singles and doubles after Serena and Venus Williams and Chile’s Nicolas Massu. (Source: Reuters) Rafael Nadal won his sec [...]
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Rio Olympics: Katie Ledecky wins women`s 800m freestyle gold in world record
Katie Ledecky obliterated the field and her own world record in winning the 800m freestyle at the Rio Olympics on Friday, uniting the 200m, 400m and 800m titles for the first time since 1968. [...]
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Rio 2016: Five facts about giant-killer Joseph Schooling
Five things you didn`t know about Joseph Schooling, who pulled off one of the biggest surprises in Olympic swimming history by beating Michael Phelps in his final individual race, winning 100m butterfly gold at Rio on Friday: [...]
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Turkey issues arrest warrant for ex-football star Hakan Sukur
Hakan Sukur, who reportedly left Turkey last year, was a Turkey international who played for Inter Milan and Galatasaray. (Source: AP) Turkey’s state-run news agency says auth [...]
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Like me, James Anderson has been more effective in 2nd phase: Sir Richard Hadlee
Sir Richard Hadlee heaped praise on New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson and predicted that he will go onto become the “best ever batsman” to have emerged from the tiny nation. (So [...]
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Indian athletes who can still win a medal at Rio 2016 Olympics
Indian hockey team is probably the safest bet to bag a medal at the Rio Olympics. (Source: AP) As we enter day seven of the Rio 2016 Olympics, the medals next to India write 0-0-0-0 [...]
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England vs Pakistan Live Score: 4th Test, Day 2 – Kennington Oval, London
After struggling at 110 for 5, Moeen Ali's brilliant 108 lifted England to 328. [...]
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India schedule
Like always wrestling and shooting teams are expected to fair exceedingly well in Rio. [...]
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On Shobhaa De's remark: Nobody in india gives a damn about sports barring Olympics, says Heena Sidhu
Reacting to De's tweet, Sidhu, who failed to win a medal at Rio despite participating in two events, said that she would want experts to talk about India's performances. [...]
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Indian boxers return from brink of disqualification at Rio 2016 Olympics
Manoj Kumar won his bout against 2012 London Olympics bronze medallist Evaldas Petrauskas. (Source: Reuters) India’s boxing contingent have been reportedly warned for not wear [...]
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Rio 2016 Olympics: Valerie Adams, Tirunesh Dibaba, and Fraser-Pryce seek unique triples on opening days of track, field
It is tough enough to return for Valerie Adams, but to come back with another Olympic gold would be outstanding. (Source: AP) It’s dynasty time on the opening two days of trac [...]
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Hanif Mohammad, the original 'Little Master', passes away after prolonged illness
The legendary cricketer, commonly referred as the ‘Little Master’ was already facing health complications and undergoing treatment for cancer. [...]
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Dipa Karmakar’s physio on the way to Rio 2016 Olympics
Dipa Karmakar became the first Indian to qualify for the Olympics Final on Monday. (Source: Reuters) Dipa Karmakar will get the personal attention of her physiotherapist with Sports [...]
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India vs Australia, women’s hockey preview: Rusty India to take on winless Australia
The Sushila Chanu led side needs to convert every opportunity into a goal as the Australians won’t leave much scope for scoring. (Source: PTI) Indian women’s hockey team [...]
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India vs West Indies: Batting coach Sanjay Bangar praises R Ashwin's brilliant role as India's No 6
Furthermore, the batting coach seemed satisfied with the batting effort put in by the team as a whole today. [...]
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Ibtihaj Muhammad makes US history, wears hijab in Olympics
Ibtihaj Muhammad became the first athlete to compete at the Olympics while wearing a hijab. (Source: Reuters) Ibtihaj Muhammad looked like all the other fencers when she stepped on [...]
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No riches, but respect for Zimbabwe women’s football team at Rio 2016 Olympics
If you need a reminder that the Olympics are about more than just riches and rewards, then the Zimbabwean football team is one of the starkest in Rio de Janeiro. (Source: Reuters) F [...]
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Rio 2016: Swimming legend Michael Phelps bids for astonishing 20th Olympic gold
Phelps won his signature event in 2004 and 2008 before his finger-tip loss to le Clos in 2012, and he will be desperate to regain the gold in his final Games. [...]
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Rio 2016 Olympics: Michael Phelps opens final chapter on golden note
Michael Phelps leads U.S. men’s team to victory in the 4×100 metres freestyle. (Source: AP) Michael Phelps began the final chapter of his storied career with a golden hue [...]
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Rio 2016 Olympics: Dana Vollmer brings home more medals for Arlen
Dana Vollmer dove into Rio De Janeiro’s Olympic Aquatics Stadium pool on Sunday. (Source: Reuters) With her son’s name Arlen written on her foot, Dana Vollmer dove into [...]
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Alastair Cook’s England have ‘further to go’ after Pakistan win
England recovered to win the third Test by 141 runs on Sunday to go 2-1 up in the series. (Source: Reuters) England captain Alastair Cook insisted his side had “further to go& [...]
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Rio Olympics 2016, Day 3: India's complete schedule; Abhinav Bindra, Gagan Narang in spotlight
Abhinav Bindra and Gagan Narang are not new to the pressure of participating in the Olympics and expectations are high from these two veteran shooters to bag medals for India on Day 3 in Rio. [...]
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Vault specialist Dipa Karmakar makes history at 2016 Rio Olympics; becomes first Indian gymnast to qualify for apparatus finals
She finished eighth in the Vault rotation with a score of 14.850. [...]
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Olympics Horror Show: Annemiek Van Vleuten crashes head-first during 2016 Rio Cycle Road Race – WATCH
She was leading the women`s road race when the tragic accident happened. [...]
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Live Cricket Score, England vs Pakistan, 3rd Test Day 5: England begin last day of match with a lead of 311 runs
Live Cricket score, England vs Pakistan, 3rd Test Day 5: England lead by 311 runs at Edgbaston. (Source: Reuters) Bairstow was unbeaten on 82 and Moeen 60 not out at the close with [...]
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Rio 2016 Olympics: Sania Mirza defends Prarthana Thombare, confident about medal chances
Sania Mirza is still alive in mixed doubles competition at Rio 2016 Olympics. (Source: PTI) Sania Mirza remained confident of winning a medal for India in the mixed doubles after [...]
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Olympics 2016: Swimming legend Michael Phelps highlights Rio action on Day 2
Phelps, who came out of retirement for one last crack at the Olympics in what will be his fifth Games, has the backing of US legend Mark Spitz, who is tipping the 31-year-old to win "several" medals in Brazil. [...]
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