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Argentine footballer killed in car crash ( viewed 1,020 times )


Buenos Aires, July 29 :  Argentine soccer player Diego Barisone, who played for the first division club Lanus, died in a traffic accident, sources with the team said. Barisone died on Tuesday when the automobile in which he was driving crashed into the back of a truck, police told. The incident occurred when Barisone was returning to Lanus, a suburb of ... Read More »

Atletico Mineiro extend Brazil Serie A lead ( viewed 755 times )


Rio De Janeiro :  Atletico Mineiro extended their lead at the top of Brazil’s Serie A standings with a 1-0 victory over Figueirense, a media report said on Sunday. Argentine forward Lucas Pratto struck the winner from the penalty spot after Marcos Rocha was brought down by Paulo Roberto. The result at the Independencia stadium lifted Atletico Mineiro to 32 points, ... Read More »

The belief in mind..this century’s greatest test batsman Sachin Tendulkar Top ( viewed 1,092 times )

Indian Cricket fans,cricket hero Sachin Tendulkar earned its own place in the competition for four years,passes away,visamettayina fell out of favour with him.The question of who would be the best player in the 21st century in Test cricket in Australia conducted an online poll on the website in the first place he went to 100 of the best players to ... Read More »

Daredevils post 190/4 against Mumbai Indians ( viewed 1,187 times )


New Delhi :  A superlative batting display from Shreyas Iyer (83) and skipper Jean Paul Duminy (78 not out) helped Delhi Daredevils post a strong 190 for four against Mumbai Indians in their Indian Premier League match at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium here on Thursday. The left hand-right hand combination of Iyer and Duminy batted authoritatively to put together a ... Read More »

Head injury to another young Kolkata cricketer causes scare ( viewed 1,075 times )


Kolkata :  Another young cricketer was on Tuesday hospitalised after sustaining a head injury during a local league match, a day after the shocking demise of former Bengal Under-19 team captain Ankit Keshri. An doctor attending Rahul Ghosh here said the young cricketer was stable but had suffered a haemmorhage, and a scan showed a clot in the left side of his ... Read More »

Disappointing to see a young life end so soon: Ganguly ( viewed 1,098 times )


New Delhi : A day after the untimely death of former under-19 Bengal skipper Ankit Keshri, ex-India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday said it was “disappointing” to see a young life end so soon. “It’s disappointing, it’s sad to see a young boy’s life come to an end at the young age of 20. It was not good. He was just seven ... Read More »

Lou Williams wins NBA Sixth Man Award ( viewed 954 times )


Toronto, April 21  :   Toronto Raptors guard Lou Williams was announced as the winner of the 2014-15 season NBA Sixth Man Award for being the league’s best player in a reserve role. The 28-year-old, who won the award on Monday, averaged a career-high 15.5 points to help Toronto win a franchise-record 49 games. He becomes the first player in franchise ... Read More »

Neeraj Kumar appointed as consultant for BCCI’s anti-corruption unit ( viewed 1,080 times )

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Mumbai :  Former Delhi Police commissioner Neeraj Kumar was on Monday appointed as consultant to the anti-corruption unit of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in a move to strengthen it. IPS officer Madhusudan Sharma was also appointed in BCCI anti-corruption unit, a BCCI release said. Earlier on April 14, BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya disclosed that the Indian cricket ... Read More »

IPL: KKR to bowl against Daredevils ( viewed 1,106 times )


New Delhi :  Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir won the toss and chose to bowl against Delhi Daredevils in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Ferozeshah Kotla cricket stadium here on Monday. The squads: Delhi Daredevils: Jean-Paul Duminy (captain), Yuvraj Singh, Mayank Agarwal, Manoj Tiwary, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Angelo Mathews, Amit Mishra, Mohammed Shami, Albie Morkel, Quinton de Kock, Zaheer ... Read More »

Twin top rankings reflect rise of women in Indian sports: Saina(Interview) ( viewed 1,189 times )


Mumbai  :  After reclaiming the top spot in badminton singles rankings, Saina Nehwal is doubly delighted at fellow Hyderabadi tennis ace Sania Mirza’s rise to the summit of the women’s doubles rankings and says the twin achievements reflect the rise of women power in the domain of Indian sports. “Sania Mirza is a big name in the world of tennis, she ... Read More »

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