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SRH rise to chase it

Abhishek Sharma scores quickfire 28-ball 66 to help Sunrisers Hyderabad chase 215 against Punjab Kings and register 8th win in IPL-17; in-form opener says he is going hard at bowlers and trying to put them under pressure

20 May,2024 08:11 AM IST | N Jagannath Das
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Of course Rohit has a point…definitely, says Michael Holding

Ex-West Indies fast bowler and retired commentator backs India captain and Mumbai Indians’ stalwart Rohit Sharma’s outburst at Star Sports

20 May,2024 07:51 AM IST | Clayton Murzello
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Flash from the past

RCB’s match-winning pacer Yash Dayal admits fearing last year’s Rinku Singh-like attack on him as soon as CSK’s Dhoni hit him for a six in final over

20 May,2024 08:11 AM IST | R Kaushik
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‘How are you feeling,’ Yash Dayal asks mom after win

It could have well been an end of the road for Dayal but those who pay little heed to the ruthlessly fickle social media stood by their man and he delivered. 

20 May,2024 07:53 AM IST | PTI
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Mahela Jayawardene has neither applied nor asked to be India head coach: Sources

But reliable sources have told IANS that Jayawardene, the former Sri Lanka captain, “hasn’t applied nor has been approached for the top job and is currently happy at the MI set-up.”

20 May,2024 07:00 AM IST | IANS
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'Best thing to happen': Karthik on Dhoni’s huge six in last over

CSK needed 17 runs off the last over to secure the final Playoffs berth and it was MS Dhoni on strike

20 May,2024 07:13 AM IST | IANS
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'He knows what to do': CSK bowling coach on MSD’s future

There are so many memories of MS Dhoni, the knocks that he plays get you out of trouble

20 May,2024 07:07 AM IST | IANS
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Max goes flat out to win at Imola

The Red Bull three-time world champion had to be at his very coolest to fend off a ferocious attack in the closing laps, edging Norris by only seven-tenths of a second

20 May,2024 07:13 AM IST | AFP
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Sat-Chi’s Thai ‘boost’

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty feel Thailand Open triumph will inspire them to carry winning momentum with Paris Olympics close at hand

20 May,2024 07:17 AM IST | PTI
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Dortmund’s Reus buys beer for team supporters after his final Bundesliga tie

“It was planned in advance,” Reus said. “It was perfect, I’m unbelievably grateful for all the love people have shown me.”

20 May,2024 07:20 AM IST | AP | PTI
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Iga Swiatek earns third title in Rome

Swiatek didn’t drop a set at the Foro Italico and extended her tour winning streak to 12 matches

20 May,2024 07:23 AM IST | Agencies
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Usyk beats Fury to become world heavyweight boxing champion

Britain’s Fury was the early aggressor but Usyk gradually took charge and the “Gypsy King” was saved by the bell in the ninth round before slumping to his first career defeat.

20 May,2024 07:25 AM IST | AFP
IPL 2024: RCB skipper Faf du Plessis opens up on team's playoff qualification

IPL 2024: RCB skipper Faf du Plessis opens up on team's playoff qualification

RCB will now clash with Rajasthan Royals at the Narendra Modi Stadium on May 22. The team winning the match will play the Qualifier 2 in Chennai on May 24. The winner of Qualifier One will go to the IPL 2024 final on May 26 in Chennai

20 May,2024 08:22 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Star Sports refutes claims of airing Rohit Sharma's private dialogue

Star Sports refutes claims of airing Rohit Sharma's private dialogue

On May 16 during the training session at the Wankhede Stadium, ahead of the IPL 2024 match against Lucknow Super Giants, Rohit was seen having a conversation with Dhawal Kulkarni which was recorded by Star Sports

20 May,2024 07:42 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
IPL 2024: Find out the reason behind Abhishek Sharma's

IPL 2024: Find out the reason behind Abhishek Sharma's "L" celebration

In the IPL 2024 match against PBKS, Abhishek scored 66 runs off 28 deliveries which were laced with 5 fours and 6 sixes. He batted with a strike rate of 235.71. In the ongoing IPL 2024, featuring in 13 innings, the left-hander has scored 467 runs for SRH. He is placed at the ninth spot on the list of batters with the most runs this season

20 May,2024 06:00 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
IPL 2024: How Swapnil Singh's talent found opportunity at RCB

IPL 2024: How Swapnil Singh's talent found opportunity at RCB

When Swapnil debuted for RCB, he didn't disappoint. The 33-year-old debuted for RCB last month in Hyderabad. He has been a part of the team through all their six consecutive victories in the IPL 2024

20 May,2024 05:31 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
T20 World Cup 2024: Daren Sammy from the Caribbean aiming to defy history

T20 World Cup 2024: Daren Sammy from the Caribbean aiming to defy history

The T20 World Cup 2024 starts June 1 with a North American rivalry between the US and Canada in Dallas and concludes with the final on June 29 at Bridgetown, Barbados. The absence of Sunil Narine, who helped Kolkata Knight Riders top the IPL 2024 standings this season with his batting and bowling exploits, will be difficult to cover

20 May,2024 03:28 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar casts ballot, bats for youth to vote

Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar casts ballot, bats for youth to vote

Notably, Tendulkar has been recognised as the 'national icon' of the Election Commission (EC) to raise voter awareness in the electoral process

20 May,2024 01:38 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
IPL Qualifier 1: Salt-less KKR take on Hyderabad in power-hitting slugfest

IPL Qualifier 1: Salt-less KKR take on Hyderabad in power-hitting slugfest

KKR and SRH will get only a day's time to traverse thousands of kilometres and get here for the first half of the playoffs as they both featured on the final day of the league round on Sunday

20 May,2024 11:48 AM IST | Ahmedabad | mid-day online correspondent
T20 World Cup 2024: Jofra Archer shows promise in low-key comeback

T20 World Cup 2024: Jofra Archer shows promise in low-key comeback

Previously, Archer was named in England's T20 World Cup 2024 squad but has played very little professional cricket after his stress fracture which sidelined him for almost a year. Jofra Archer last represented England during South Africa and Bangladesh in 2023, after winning the side's title-winning T20 World Cup in 2022

19 May,2024 09:56 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
IPL 2024: Rohit Sharma opens up on broadcasters for breaching privacy

IPL 2024: Rohit Sharma opens up on broadcasters for breaching privacy

After the video of him and Nayar, Rohit was seen requesting broadcasters to shut down the audio. The conversation took place after MI's IPL 2024 fixture against KKR on May 11. Kolkata Knight Riders posted that video on their social media handle and fans assumed that Rohit was speaking about leaving Mumbai Indians after the IPL 2024

19 May,2024 08:52 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson to make a comeback in the boxing ring

    Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson to make a comeback in the boxing ring

    Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson, 57, is preparing for his first professional fight since 2005 against YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul, 27. The heavyweight bout at the Arlington, Texas home of the NFL's Dallas Cowboys, will be contested over eight two-minute rounds with each fighter using 14-ounce gloves. The outcome will be included in both fighters' professional boxing records. Paul, a YouTube influencer-turned-boxer, has won nine of 10 boxing matches with six knockouts against a mix of celebrities and middling fighters. He suffered his sole career boxing loss in February 2023 when he lost a split decision to Tommy Fury, the half-brother of World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Tyson Fury. Mike Tyson and Jake Paul took verbal jabs at each other on May 16) during a press conference to drum up interest for their July boxing match at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. While Tyson called Paul "a young boy" and vowed to "finish him", Paul said we would "put Tyson to sleep for the last time." 

    18 May,2024 06:36 PM IST
    How Manchester City solidified their Premier League supremacy on Sunday?

    How Manchester City solidified their Premier League supremacy on Sunday?

    Phil Foden scored two early goals -- including one after 79 seconds -- at an expectant Etihad to lay the foundations for City's victory

    20 May,2024 12:01 PM IST | London | mid-day online correspondent

    Bundesliga: Leverkusen round off invincible record season, Cologne relegated

    Stuttgart concluded the season on the second spot as the Swabians eased 4-0 past Borussia Monchengladbach thanks to Serhour Guirassy's brace

    19 May,2024 09:41 PM IST | Berlin | IANS

    Barca give me calmness and confidence: Xavi

    Spanish media widely reported Friday that Xavi would be sacked in the coming weeks but the coach said Barcelona had “conveyed calmness” to him

    19 May,2024 08:11 AM IST | Barcelona | AFP
    19 May,2024 08:07 AM IST | Manchester | AFP
    18 May,2024 06:33 AM IST | Barcelona | AFP
    18 May,2024 06:31 AM IST | Liverpool | AFP
    18 May,2024 06:24 AM IST | London | AFP
    Biles launches Olympic year with victory at Core Hydration Classic

    Biles launches Olympic year with victory at Core Hydration Classic

    It was Biles’s best all-around total since she returned to competition last year for the first time since her abbreviated Tokyo Olympics campaign.

    20 May,2024 07:28 AM IST | Los Angeles | AFP
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