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Ashwin, Jadeja rested for T20 Internationals against England; Mishra, offie Parvez Rasool included in squad
145 Views, 23-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Having shouldered the bulk of responsibility in India\’s recent Test and ODI series triumphs, the spin duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja has been rested from the upcoming three-match T20 Internationals against England. Leg-spinner Amit Mishra and off-break bowler Parvez Rasool ...Read more

Australian Open: Sania advances, Bopanna exits
146 Views, 20-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: It was a mixed day in office for Indian tennis players in the season-opening Australian Open with Sania Mirza sailing into the third round of the women\’s doubles event even as Rohan Bopanna crashed out of the men\’s doubles, here. Fourth seeds Sania and her Czech partner Barbora Stry...Read more

Australian Open: Murray, Federer advance; Kyrgios booed in stormy defeat
168 Views, 18-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Top seed Andy Murray sped into the Australian Open third round on Wednesday but bad boy Nick Kyrgios was booed and accused of not trying as he crashed to a stormy defeat. Roger Federer progressed despite unexpected resistance and women\’s world number one Angelique Kerber celebrated her 29th...Read more

Heat is on as stars struggle at Aussie Open
131 Views, 16-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: World number one Andy Murray fought his way into the second round as several top players struggled in hot conditions on day one at the Australian Open today. As temperatures topped 32 Celsius (90 Fahrenheit), Murray came through a two hours, 47 minutes test against Ukraine\’s Illya Marchenk...Read more

Mohammad Hafeez leads Pakistan to win, level 5-match series 1-1
126 Views, 15-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Stand-in captain Mohammad Hafeez led Pakistan to their first victory on the tour of Australia with a six-wicket win in the second one-day international of the five-match series. Hafeez, leading Pakistan in the absence of injured captain Azhar Ali, carried Pakistan to 221-4 off 47.4 overs with a 7...Read more

Parthiv Patel leads Gujarat to maiden Ranji Trophy title
144 Views, 14-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Captain Parthiv Patel hit an attacking 143 on the final day to lead Gujarat to a maiden Ranji Trophy title with a five-wicket victory over heavyweights Mumbai in Indore on Saturday. The diminutive wicketkeeper-batsman also top-scored for his side with 90 in the first innings, giving Gujarat a cru...Read more

I don’t believe in split captaincy, says MS Dhoni on stepping down
164 Views, 13-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: “Split captaincy does not work in India”, said Mahendra Singh Dhoni as he explained his shock decision to step down from India’s limited-overs leadership and asserted that the team under Virat Kohli will rewrite history by becoming the most successful ever. Dhoni, who stunned th...Read more

Pant sizzles, Rahane solid as India ‘A’ crush England
145 Views, 12-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Flavour of the season Rishabh Pant sizzled in his first ever match for India A and his smashing 59 off only 36 balls overshadowed senior pro Ajinkya Rahane’s compact 91 as a new-look India A side cruised to a six-wicket victory over England in the second warm-up game, in Mumbai on Thursday. ...Read more