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Faf du Plessis fashioned a splendid win for Chennai Super Kings against Sunrisers Hyderabad in Qualifier 1 of the Vivo IPl 11 here on Tuesday. Chosen ahead of Sam Billings, the South African captain playing his fifth match in this year’s league, lifted a straight six off Bhuvneshwar Kumar off the last ball of the 40th over of the match to deliver a terrific win for CSK.

07:26:02 on 23 May

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Spain coach Julen Lopetegi announced his 23 players for the upcoming FIFA World Cup in Russia. Six Real Madrid players will represent Spain in the tournament. Morata in particular left Real Madrid to have minutes as a starter for Chelsea and be a part of this list. Carvajal, Ramos, Isco and Asensio could all be starting for Spain in Russia.

06:26:01 on 23 May

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Team India and Chennai Super Kings all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja's wife Riva Solanki came under an attack by a police constable in Jamnagar on Monday. According to reports, Riva met with an accident, when her car hit the bike of the cop. The policeman allegedly got down from the bike and physically assaulted Jadeja's wife.

11:56:01 on 22 May

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Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) co-owner Preity Zinta was caught off guard on Sunday when a video of her surfaced on social media where she was seen expressing her happiness over Mumbai Indians' ouster from the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018. "When you leave it till the end one has to not just see your wins but other teams losses as well", she wrote on Twitter.

11:10:01 on 22 May

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A no-holds-barred battle between two former champions is on the cards when table toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad clash with second-placed Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League Qualifier on Tuesday. A slight net run-rate difference separated the two teams which finished the league stage on 18 points. The contest at the Wankhede Stadium will decide who goes to the May 27 final.

08:15:01 on 21 May

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Tennis maestro Rafael Nadal returned to his lost number one spot in the latest ATP rankings released on Monday. Having started the season at the numero-uno rank, Nadal lost his top spot to his long-term rival Roger Federer twice--first on April 2 and then on May 14 after the Spanish tennis star knocked out of the Madrid Masters in the quarter-finals.

12:27:01 on 21 May

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South African cricketer AB de Villiers has revealed that the idea to propose his wife for marriage at the Taj Mahal was such an elaborate plan that he had to lie to his wife Danielle de Villiers while asking photographers and videographers to follow them as security guards to the mausoleum. Villiers tied the knot with his wife in 2013 and welcomed their second child last year.

10:56:01 on 20 May

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Arsene Wenger admits he is still in shock after the curtain finally came down on his 22-year-reign as Arsenal manager and told The Guardian he will decide by the start of the World Cup as to do next. The 68-year-old Frenchman -- whose trophy-laden reign at the Gunners came to an end without any silverware in his final season.

08:56:01 on 20 May

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The Indian Premier League (IPL) finds itself in a familiar spot as the business end approaches. Four matches remain in the league stage and yet the four teams for playoffs have not been finalised, just like in previous editions. Run rates will make the difference as five teams eye a final dash for the last two playoff spots available.

07:56:01 on 20 May

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Former England star batsman Kevin Pietersen has been selected to deliver the famous MAK Pataudi Memorial Lecture on June 12 in Bengaluru. However, the selection of a non-Indian cricketer to deliver the famous lecture before the one-off Test against Afghanistan has irked some of the BCCI's top officials.

05:55:02 on 20 May

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Weakened by the departure of Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes, Rajasthan Royals will have their task cut out when they lock horns with a resurgent Royal Challengers Bangalore, in the Indian Premier League in Jaipur on Saturday. The game at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium is crucial for both RR and RCB, placed fifth and sixth in the table respectively.

06:55:01 on 18 May

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Since the International Cricket Council (ICC) is trying everything possible to improve Test cricket, one of the numerous suggestions is to abandon the toss in favour of giving the visiting captain the choice of whether to bat or bowl first, thus negating the home side's opportunity to extract any advantage from the pitch.

10:10:01 on 17 May

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Their chances of making the playoffs still hanging by a thread, Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on table-toppers SunRisers Hyderabad in another must-win IPL encounter at M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Thursday. The consecutive victories over Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab have revived RCB's hopes, while SRH has been on a roll, having won nine matches out of 12.

09:10:01 on 17 May

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His place in the Indian team has often been subject to scrutiny and his ins-and-outs part of an oscillating international cricketing career that has spanned almost 13 years, but in Chennai Super Kings, Suresh Raina has always found a home. Records speak volumes: 172 matches, 4855 runs at an average of nearly 34 and a strike rate touching 140. Raina is an IPL legend in every regard.

06:11:01 on 17 May

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Smriti Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur will lead IPL Trailblazers and IPL Supernovas respectively in the upcoming Women's T20 Challenge Match to be played ahead of IPL 2018 Qualifier 1 on May 22 at the Wankhede Stadium. The one-off match will feature 26 players, including 10 international cricketers from Australia, England and New Zealand.

05:41:01 on 17 May

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head of Chennai Super Kings clash against Delhi Daredevils, Bravo sang the 'Champions' song for Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Suresh Raina's daughters Ziva and Gracia. Apart from Ziva and Gracia, many kids hit the dance floor with Bravo. Chennai Super Kings uploaded the video and wrote: "Cutest visuals for 'Champion' you'll ever see! #whistlepodu @DJBravo47 #Gracia #Ziva."

09:25:01 on 16 May

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Young chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav said the presence of his idol, legendary Shane Warne in the Rajasthan Royals dug-out has motivated him to produce his career-best performance in the Indian Premier League. Kuldeep was having a somewhat quiet time in the ongoing IPL with just nine wickets from 12 outings at an economy rate of around 8.5.

09:05:02 on 16 May

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Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana will lead the two teams that will play the Women's T20 Challenge game ahead of the Indian Premier League Qualifier 1 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, the BCCI announced on Tuesday. The exhibition match will also showcase some of the most talented women cricketers from Australia, New Zealand and England.

04:55:01 on 16 May

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Multiple National Racing and Rally Champion, Amittrajit Ghosh will become the first Indian to compete in the FIA European Rally Championship. Making the announcement, Team RRPM on Tuesday said the driver will begin his campaign in Round 3 of the Championship, the EKO Acropolis Rally 2018, to be held around the city of Lamia in Greece from June 1 to 3.

10:55:01 on 16 May


Michael Carrick is making an immediate switch from Manchester United's playing squad to the coaching team in time for Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea. The former England midfielder hung up his boots on Sunday after United's final Premier League game of the season against Watford.

07:11:01 on 16 May

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The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Delhi High Court to decide by July end the appeal challenging a trial court order discharging several cricketers, including Sreesanth, in the IPL spot-fixing case. Sreesanth, who has been awarded a life ban by the BCCI, has filed an appeal in the apex court challenging the Kerala High Court decision upholding the ban on him.

06:40:01 on 16 May

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Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has donated a sum of 4.39 lakhs to the Indian wheelchair cricket team on Monday. Wheelchair Cricket India Secretary-General Pradeep Raj told ANI that he had sent an e-mail to Sachin seeking some sponsorship following which the latter donated the required amount of money.

09:55:01 on 15 May

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Kings XI Punjab were looking to end their last home match of the season on a high against Royal Challengers Bangalore, but things didn't go as per their plans as the visitors won the match 10 wickets. While Bangalore kept their hopes for a playoff berth alive with the victory on Monday, Punjab aggravated their situation further by losing the match.

04:40:01 on 15 May

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Lewis Hamilton heads into Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix in the lead of the overall standings, but the Briton knows that he and his Mercedes team have work to do if he is to stay there. The 33-year-old vaulted to the top of the championship tables for the first time this season after breaking his and Mercedes’ victory duck a fortnight ago at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

10:41:02 on 13 May

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An impressive showing in the World Championships last year was followed by India winning three golds and as many silver and bronze medals in the recent Commonwealth Games. Wary of a tougher playing field during the upcoming Asian Games, Nieva gave his two cents on India’s upcoming talent, the controversial points-scoring system and his coaching philosophy.

09:26:01 on 13 May


Recently, Yuvraj met a young fan named Rocky, an 11-year old who is diagnosed with Cancer. For the young child, his idol was Yuvraj Singh and the power-hitter made his dream come true by meeting the fan. The Kings XI Punjab official Twitter handle posted some heartwarming pictures of a young child, meeting his idol. Reports suggest Rocky is suffering from blood cancer for 10 years.

08:56:01 on 13 May

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Rafael Nadal suffered his first clay-court defeat in almost a year when the world number one was shocked 7-5, 6-3 by Austria's Dominic Thiem in the Madrid Masters quarter-finals on Friday. Defending champion Nadal, who came into the tournament having won both Monte Carlo and Barcelona for the 11th time, saw his record 50-set winning streak on clay ended by the fifth-seeded Thiem.

11:25:01 on 12 May

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Kings XI Punjab might be a happy lot sitting on the third spot of the IPL 2018 table and almost on the brink of a play-off spot, but not all is well inside the camp. Reports have emerged suggesting that there has been a fall-out between co-owner Preity Zinta and mentor Virender Sehwag, following the franchise’s recent loss against Rajasthan Royals.

01:40:01 on 11 May

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Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming has said getting Rajasthan Royals skipper Ajinkya Rahane holds the key for the team’s success in the upcoming IPL 2018 clash at the Sawai Mansingh stadium on Friday. Speaking in the pre-match press conference, Fleming said, “We need to get him out early as he could be a very good influence at the top of the order."

11:55:01 on 11 May

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The long-drawn court battle over an overhaul of the Indian cricket system, in Board of Control for Cricket in India and its state associations, is set for the climax, though it remains to be seen whether the Supreme Court gives a final order on Friday. The main resistance of the BCCI members has been to one state, one vote, tenure restrictions and age cap and cooling-off period.

09:42:01 on 11 May

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Shikhar Dhawan reached his 43rd T20 fifty and only the second of this season of Indian Premier League (IPL) to help Sunrisers Hyderabad inch toward the massive target of 188 set by Delhi Daredevils on Thursday. The Delhi batsman has struggled this season and barring knocks in the first two matches of the season, he had been failing to get his side to good starts.

06:40:01 on 11 May

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Ireland will be huge underdogs when they face Pakistan in their inaugural men’s Test match at Malahide on Friday. But several members of their squad already know what it’s like to cause a huge upset against Pakistan. It was the stuff of fairytales with Ireland, a team of part-timers containing school teachers, farmers and postmen defeating the Asian giants.

09:45:01 on 10 May


This elderly couple loves and dreams football. Their World Cup fever started in 1982 and to date, Pannalal Chatterjee (84) and his wife Chaitali Chatterjee (76) have not missed any action from any World Cup. The Chatterjees, residents of Kabitirtha in Kolkata's Khidderpore area, are gearing up to travel to Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

08:15:01 on 10 May

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Under the captaincy of Ajinkya Rahane, a battered Rajasthan Royals will be desperate for a win when they host mighty CSK in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur, on Friday. After suffering three consecutive defeats, Royals have somehow managed to keep themselves afloat with a 15-run win over Kings XI Punjab in their last game in Jaipur.

07:05:01 on 10 May

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