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Former India pacer Praveen Kumar has decided to retire from all forms of the game. The Uttar Pradesh speedster played 84 internationals from 2007 to 2012. "I have no regrets. Dil sey khela, dil sey bowling daala (I played and bowled with my heart). There are good bowlers waiting in the wings back in UP and I don't want their careers to be affected," Praveen told the Indian Express." Mein kheloonga ...
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced a 12-man shortlist team for the first One Day International (ODI) against West Indies beginning at the Assam Cricket Association (ACA) Stadium in Guwahati on Sunday.The 12 players present in the list are - Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Ambati Rayudu, Rishabh Pant, MS Dhoni (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, ...
Former India pacer Praveen Kumar has decided to retire from all forms of the game. The Uttar Pradesh speedster played 84 internationals from 2007 to 2012. "I have no regrets. Dil sey khela, dil sey bowling daala (I played and bowled with my heart). There are good bowlers waiting in the wings back in UP and I don't want their careers to be affected," Praveen told the Indian Express." Mein kheloonga ...
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced a 12-man shortlist team for the first One Day International (ODI) against West Indies beginning at the Assam Cricket Association (ACA) Stadium in Guwahati on Sunday.The 12 players present in the list are - Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Ambati Rayudu, Rishabh Pant, MS Dhoni (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, ...
Sydney: Former Jamaican athlete and multiple Olympic and world sprint champion in 100m, 200m and 4x100m, Usain Bolt, scored a brace in his first match as a soccer player for the Central Coast Mariners here on Friday. The Mariners beat Macarthur South West United 4-0 in a friendly tie, with Bolt scoring the third and fourth goals, reports Efe news agency. "What. A. Game. @usainbolt, the footballer ...
Paris: Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo, Belgium goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, Uruguay defender Diego Godin and Brazil forward Roberto Firmino were nominated by France Football magazine on Monday for the prestigious Ballon d'Or awards. The five players were named in the second round of the 30-nominee list, joining the first round that included Real Madrid pair, France ...
The organisers of Wimbledon have announced the introduction of a final set tie-break in all the events of the championship.According to the changed rules, once the score reaches 12-12 in the final set of all the matches of the tournament, the match winner(s) will be the first player(s) to win seven points with an advantage of two or more points.The new method will be applicable from 2019 Wimbledon ...
Popular France based tennis brand, Babolat, organised an open court on Sunday at the Krishnan Tennis Centre in Perungudi, which was part of their many open court sessions conducted throughout various tennis academies based in Chennai. The session in Perungudi invited all the youngsters, adults and players to try out a smash or two with Babolat racquets. Babolat products were also up for sale with ...
Former India pacer Praveen Kumar has decided to retire from all forms of the game. The Uttar Pradesh speedster played 84 internationals from 2007 to 2012. "I have no regrets. Dil sey khela, dil sey bowling daala (I played and bowled with my heart). There are good bowlers waiting in the wings back in UP and I don't want their careers to be affected," Praveen told the Indian Express." Mein kheloonga ...
[India], Oct 20 (ANI): Veteran Indian pacer Praveen Kumar has hanged up his boots from all forms of cricket on Saturday.The 32-year-old pacer from Meerut represented India in 84 international matches between 2007 and 2012, scalping 112 wickets in Tests, One Day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 International (T20I).Taking to his Twitter handle, Praveen wrote, "It's been a great journey. It's been ...
Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin has revealed that he ordered the downing of a "hijacked" plane that threatened 40,000 spectators who came to witness the opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games, the media reported.The President made the revelations on Sunday in a two-hour documentary film titled "Putin" directed by Andrey Kondrashov, a state television filmmaker, which was shared on ...
PyeongChang (South Korea): Shiva Keshavan of India finished at the 30th spot in the Singles Run 3 of the Men's Luge event at the Winter Olympics here on Sunday. Shiva, who had finished 36th in the earlier round, now has an overall standing of 31 among 40 competitors. The Indian registered a time of 48.9 seconds on Sunday, which was 1.396 seconds slower than Chris Mazder of the US who came in first. Mazder, ...
Chennai: India's R Praggnanandhaa has become the country's youngest and the world's second youngest Grand Master. He is just 12 years, 10 months and 13 days old and has earned his third GM norm during the Gredine Open in Italy. The Chennai-based player was paired with Grand Master Prujjsers Roland in the final round, which ensured that he would achieve the feat. After beating GM Moroni Lica Jr in ...
Indian Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand has regained the World Rapid Chess Championship after defeating Russia's Vladimir Fedoseev in the tie-break play-off.Anand, a former world champion, outclassed World No. 1 Magnus Carlsen in the ninth round of tournament and was placed joint second at the start of the final five rounds.He then defeated Fedoseev 2-0 in a two-game tie-break after a three-way tie with ...

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