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Rahul Dravid: ‘The workload of key players will be monitored during this year’s IPL’ | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: After questions were raised about the senior Indian players’ availability in the upcoming IPL considering the ODI World Cup scheduled to be held later this year in India, head coach Rahul Dravid made it clear that they will compete in the tournament unless there are injury concerns.The workload management is something that turns […]

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Azarenka fights her way into Australian Open quarters | Tennis News

MELBOURNE: Two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka reached the quarter-finals at 2:17 am on Monday after winning a bruising late-night encounter against China’s Zhu Lin.The 24th-seeded Belarusian won 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 and will play Jessica Pegula of the United States, the highest remaining women’s seed left in the draw at three.Tournament organisers were widely criticised […]

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Sports ministry suspends WFI assistant secretary Vinod Tomar | More sports News

NEW DELHI: The union ministry of sports announced the suspension of Vinod Tomar, assistant secretary of the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) on Saturday.The suspended WFI official denied any communication regarding his suspension, stating that this news reached him through ANI when the news agency contacted him to get a reaction to this announcement.“I did […]

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Australia T20 veteran Dan Christian to retire after ongoing BBL | Cricket News

SYDNEY: Australia’s most experienced T20 cricketer Dan Christian has announced that the ongoing Big Bash League will be his last tournament, calling it quits on a glittering career spanning 17 years.“Yesterday (Friday) at training I told by Sydney Sixers teammates that I’ll be retiring from playing at the end of the BBL season,” the pace-bowling […]