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Hungarian swimming champion Kapas diagnosed with COVID-19

 Hungarian swimming champion Kapas diagnosed with COVID-19

Budapest, April 1 (IANS) Hungarian Olympic bronze medallist Boglarka Kapas has announced on her Facebook page that she tested positive for the novel coronavirus.She would have needed two negative tests to continue her training, the first test was negative but the second came out positive, reports Xi...

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Players to go head-to-head in 'NBA 2K Players Tournament'

 Players to go head-to-head in 'NBA 2K Players Tournament'

New York, April 1 (IANS) National Basketball Association (NBA), 2K and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) have announced the 'NBA 2K Players Tournament', an NBA 2K20 gameplay tournament between 16 current NBA players.Beginning Friday on ESPN and ESPN2, players - including top seeds K...

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Sidhu part of Warne's all-time India XI, Ganguly named captain

 Sidhu part of Warne's all-time India XI, Ganguly named captain

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Australia spin legend Shane Warne on Wednesday included Navjot Singh Sidhu in his all-time Indian XI he played against and picked Sourav Ganguly as the captain of the team.Warne took to Instagram to name this side and picked all the players against whom he had played during...

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COVID-19: AIFF donates Rs 25 lakh to PM CARES Fund

 COVID-19: AIFF donates Rs 25 lakh to PM CARES Fund

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) In wake of the crisis caused by Covid 19 pandemic, All India Football Federation has pledged to contribute Rs 25 lakh to the PM CARES Fund.All India Football Federation President Praful Patel said: "The love, care and support from countrymen has provided us motivation all t...

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COVID-19: Twitter divided after Yuvraj & Harbhajan support Afridi

 COVID-19: Twitter divided after Yuvraj & Harbhajan support Afridi

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) India's 2011 World Cup heroes Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh got mixed reactions after the pair joined hands with former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi to help those in need during the coronavirus outbreak.Taking to Twitter, Yuvraj had written: "These are testing times, i...

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Fans slam Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh's decision to support Shahid Afridi's initiative for COVID-19

Fans slam Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh's decision to support Shahid Afridi's initiative for COVID-19

Team India cricketers Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh have faced a lot of criticism from the masses, after their decision to support Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi's foundation in their fight against the coronavirus.  The cricketers took to social media platform Twitter in order to urge peop...

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Same technique for sweeping a ball & sweeping the floor: Manjrekar

 Same technique for sweeping a ball & sweeping the floor: Manjrekar

Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) While at home doing the household chores, former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar said he discovered that sweeping a cricket ball and sweeping the floor require the same technique."Same technique. Sweeping a cricket ball & sweeping the floor," Manjrekar said in a tweet, perfectl...

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Warne picks Sourav Ganguly as skipper of his greatest Indian XI, VVS Laxman misses out

Warne picks Sourav Ganguly as skipper of his greatest Indian XI, VVS Laxman misses out

New Delhi [India], Apr 1 (ANI): Former Australian spinner Shane Warne on Wednesday picked Sourav Ganguly as the skipper of his greatest Indian XI.Among the selections, the most notable omission was of VVS Laxman as he had an impeccable record against Australia.The 50-year-old nominated his greatest ...

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Hockey India contributes Rs 25 lakhs towards COVID-19 fight

 Hockey India contributes Rs 25 lakhs towards COVID-19 fight

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Hockey India on Wednesday pledged to contribute Rs 25 lakhs towards the PM Cares Fund in a bid to join country's fight against the coronavirus pandemic."In these difficult times, it is the absolute need of the hour to come together as a nation to help fight the crisis and f...

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Will not give up until I win gold at Olympics: Mary Kom

 Will not give up until I win gold at Olympics: Mary Kom

New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Six-time World Champion Mary Kom on Wednesday reiterated that her dream is to win a gold medal for India at the Olympics and for that she will try her level best and keep fighting until she achieves her goal.The ace Indian boxer had won bronze at the 2012 London Olympic Gam...

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