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'Too funny'; Yuvraj tags Flintoff in a meme dedicated to his six sixes vs England

'Too funny'; Yuvraj tags Flintoff in a meme dedicated to his six sixes vs England

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) This day, fourteen years ago, former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh scripted history by smashing six sixes in an over off English seamer Stuart Broad in the inaugural edition of the ICC T20 World Cup.It was one of the best moments in the nation's cricket history and every yea...

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India win silver in Asian U18 Girls' Rugby Sevens Championship

India win silver in Asian U18 Girls' Rugby Sevens Championship

Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) India on Sunday won a silver medal in the Asia Rugby U18 Girls Rugby Sevens Championship 2021, losing 21-17 to the United Arab Emirates in a well-fought final held at Tashkent, Uzbekistan.In the final, Nandini top-scored for India with seven points while Aditi Kumari and Tarula...

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I'm a huge proponent of more long-form cricket being played: Perry

I'm a huge proponent of more long-form cricket being played: Perry

Mackay, Sep 19 (IANS) Australia all-rounder Ellyse Perry has urged Cricket Australia (CA) to include more matches of long-form cricket into the women's cricket setup and at the domestic level. She also believes that Test cricket can help in adding more value in multi-format series in women's cricket...

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I think it's fair to say the next frontier is an IPL: Ellyse Perry

I think it's fair to say the next frontier is an IPL: Ellyse Perry

Mackay, Sep 19 (IANS) Australia all-rounder Ellyse Perry believes that the women's Indian Premier League (IPL) is the next frontier in competitions for women's cricket all around the world. She has called upon the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to pull the trigger for organising a wome...

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TT players Siddhesh-Mudit and Snehit-Sudhanshu bag bronze medals in Kazakhstan

TT players Siddhesh-Mudit and Snehit-Sudhanshu bag bronze medals in Kazakhstan

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Indian TT pairs of Siddhesh Pande and Mudit Dani, and Fidel R Snehit and Sudhanshu Grover ended their campaign with mens doubles bronze medals at the 2021 ITTF Kazakhstan International Open in Karaganda.Both the pairs displayed a great show throughout the tournament before s...

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We'll look to build on our happy memories from IPL 2020 season: DC's Patel

We'll look to build on our happy memories from IPL 2020 season: DC's Patel

Dubai, Sep 19 (IANS) Delhi Capitals all-rounder Axar Patel believes that his team will look to build on its happy memories from the IPL 2020 edition ahead of the second half of the IPL 2021 starting September 19. Patel had taken nine wickets in 15 matches in the 2020 edition of the IPL, where Delhi ...

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Delighted that we have put IPL back on track: Jay Shah

Delighted that we have put IPL back on track: Jay Shah

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) BCCI secretary Jay Shah on Sunday said that everyone on the board is delighted to have put the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season back on track.The second leg of the IPL 2021 will resume on Sunday evening with Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians locking horns against...

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Lara names Nathan Coulter-Nile as his choice for MI's third pacer in IPL 2021

Lara names Nathan Coulter-Nile as his choice for MI's third pacer in IPL 2021

Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Former West Indies captain Brian Lara has named Australia all-rounder Nathan Coulter-Nile as his choice for the third pacer's place in the Mumbai Indians eleven in IPL 2021. He said that Coulter-Nile can cover the gap in the batting apart from his bowling skills."You want a thi...

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Pressure on Barca coach Koeman ahead of Granada game

Pressure on Barca coach Koeman ahead of Granada game

Madrid, Sep 19 (IANS) FC Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman faces a key test on Monday night when his side plays Granada in the Camp Nou Stadium.Last week's 3-0 Champions League defeat to Bayern Munich was a huge setback to Koeman as it made clear that Barca are currently not in a state to challenge for ...

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Gill and Rana are quality players: KKR mentor David Hussey

Gill and Rana are quality players: KKR mentor David Hussey

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Ahead of the second phase of the IPL 2021, Kolkata Knight Riders' mentor David Hussey believes openers Shubman Gill and Nitish Rana will "shock the world" with their batting in UAE.KKR did not have a successful opening leg of IPL 2021 and the reason was the failure of their ...

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