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'Eat, sleep and bowl'

RR pacer Avesh Khan, whose 3-44 helped restrict and eventually eliminate RCB from IPL-17, reveals his simple yet effective success mantra

24 May,2024 07:10 AM IST | Sunil K Vaidya
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Kohli: 'RCB fought for self-respect'

“The way we turned things around and qualified was truly special, something I’ll cherish because it took a lot of character to do that”

24 May,2024 06:14 AM IST | PTI
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RCB coach Andy Flower rues absence of big-hitter Will Jacks

Despite a slight stutter in the middle overs, the Rajasthan Royals (RR) chased down the victory target of 173 in a four-wicket win over RCB at the Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium with an over to spare

24 May,2024 06:11 AM IST | Sunil K Vaidya
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Dinesh Karthik's done! Enduring wicketkeeper-batter calls it a day

The Eliminator between RCB and Rajasthan Royals ended up being Karthik’s swansong, bringing down curtains on a 20-year-old career marked by a series of comebacks across formats

24 May,2024 06:11 AM IST | PTI
Cricket News

SRH eye batter show, RR look to spin a win

Sunrisers Hyderabad bank on explosive top-order to provide solid start, while Rajasthan Royals hope tweakers Chahal and Ashwin can fire in crucial tie

24 May,2024 06:22 AM IST | PTI
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Canada sack coach Dassanayake ahead of T20 World Cup

A report in Cricbuzz says Dassanayake was verbally informed on Wednesday morning by newly-elected Cricket Canada Vice-President Gurdeep Klair that he would no longer be needed with the team

24 May,2024 06:02 AM IST | IANS
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'India do not need different coaches for Tests and limited-overs cricket': Swann

“In England, we have three teams that go all around the world cause our summer is in a different time, that’s one of the reasons that split coaches in England,” he added

24 May,2024 06:04 AM IST | PTI
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Flower not interested in coach’s job, Ponting says he turned down BCCI offer

Gautam Gambhir is believed to have been sounded out, but neither the former India opener nor the BCCI brass have confirmed the development

24 May,2024 06:03 AM IST | PTI
Football News

Lookman, this is a football fairytale!

Striker Ademola nets hat-trick as Atalanta end Bayer Leverkusen’s 51-match unbeaten run to emerge champions of Europa Cup; boss Gian Piero Gasperini hails team for achieving glory without huge budgets

24 May,2024 06:12 AM IST | AFP
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'Treat athletes as human beings, not medal-winning robots': Bindra

Indian athletes’ recent success in major international competitions including the Olympics, Asian and Commonwealth Games has not just raised the status of sportspersons it has also increased the pressure of expectations on them

24 May,2024 06:09 AM IST | PTI
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Bhoi smashes clean and jerk record for gold

The 15-year-old bettered the existing record of 75kg by 1kg here on Wednesday. She lifted 57kg in snatch for a total effort of 133kg, finishing within 2kg of the youth world standard on total on the opening day of the competition

24 May,2024 06:04 AM IST | PTI
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Hockey: Indian jr men’s, women’s teams lose

Both the teams lost 2-3 to their Belgian counterparts. While Binima Dhan (49th, 58th min) scored a brace for the women’s team, captain Rohit (44th, 57th min) scored a brace for the men’s team

24 May,2024 06:21 AM IST | PTI
IPL 2024 Qualifier 2: Battle of equals as Royals face Hyderabad at Chepauk

Mid-Day Premium IPL 2024 Qualifier 2: Battle of equals as Royals face Hyderabad at Chepauk

IPL 2024 Qualifier 2: Rajasthan have staged a remarkable comeback after enduring four losses in five matches, including one washout

24 May,2024 11:31 AM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Playoffs witness new entries; Four ducks for Glenn Maxwell

Playoffs witness new entries; Four ducks for Glenn Maxwell

Highlights from the ninth week of Indian Premier League-17

24 May,2024 07:31 AM IST | Mumbai | Rohan Koli

"Very hopeful that he will be available for CSK next year": Viswanathan on Dhoni

Under MS Dhoni's leadership, CSK lifted the Indian showpiece five times. The veteran stepped down from the captaincy before the start of the IPL 2024 and handed over all the responsibilities to Ruturaj Gaikwad. CSK ended the IPL 2024 in the fifth place under Gaikwad's leadership

23 May,2024 09:55 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

"Jahan Meri Cricket Vishram Pe Aayegi": Shikhar Dhawan hints at his retirement

Despite being an outstanding opening batsman for India, Shikhar Dhawan is also known as one of the most decorated batsmen in the history of the Indian Premier League. Making his debut in IPL 2008, he is the first-ever batsman to score back-to-back centuries in the league. He is second-highest run-scorer in the tournament with tally of 6,769 runs

23 May,2024 07:14 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
T20 World Cup 2024:

T20 World Cup 2024: "Narine's return could make the nation happy", says Russell

Earlier, Sunil Narine made it clear that the doors of international cricket are now closed for him ahead of the T20 World Cup 2024. The global showpiece will be hosted by the West Indies and the USA. But Russell made one final plea. Narine pulled the curtains on his international career in 2023 and represented WI for the last time in 2019

23 May,2024 06:14 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Star Sports' ICC Men’s T20 World Cup promo celebrates India's biggest love

Star Sports' ICC Men’s T20 World Cup promo celebrates India's biggest love

With the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 set to commence on June 2nd, Star Sports invites cricket enthusiasts from every corner of India to join in the excitement and cheer for Team India as they aim to bring the T20 Cricket World Cup back home. India finds itself placed in Group A alongside Pakistan, Ireland, Canada, and the USA

23 May,2024 05:10 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
IPL 2024: Ravichandran Ashwin opens up on Rajasthan Royals' performances

IPL 2024: Ravichandran Ashwin opens up on Rajasthan Royals' performances

Despite having a disappointing IPL 2024 season, premier spinner Ravichandran Ashwin showcased his exceptional skills with the ball. The spinner claimed two wickets for 19 runs in his four-over spell. "My expectations out of Riyan Parag are really high. And I would say he misses out on closing games down", Ashwin

23 May,2024 04:39 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
T20 World Cup 2024: India look to end a title drought

T20 World Cup 2024: India look to end a title drought

India begins its T20 World Cup 2024 campaign against Ireland on June 5, then faces fierce rival Pakistan in New York on June 9 in what could be the highlight of the group stage. India will play the US on June 12 and Canada on June 15

23 May,2024 03:42 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
IPL 2024: Virat Kohli hugs Dinesh Karthik as latter receives guard of honour

IPL 2024: Virat Kohli hugs Dinesh Karthik as latter receives guard of honour

Dinesh Karthik has still not officially announced his retirement from the cash-rich league, but he did drop hints throughout the IPL 2024 that it would be his last season for the franchise. In the IPL 2024, making his appearances in 15 matches, Karthik has scored 326 runs at an average of 36.22 and a strike rate of 187.36

23 May,2024 02:58 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
    There will never be another Toni Kroos: Modric pens emotional farewell note

    There will never be another Toni Kroos: Modric pens emotional farewell note

    Kroos will be lacing up in Real Madrid colours for one last time when the 34-year-old German will take the field against Borussia Dortmund on June 2 for the Champions League final. It will be Madrid’s bid to win their 15th CL Trophy and Kroos’s 6th

    23 May,2024 08:01 AM IST | New Delhi | IANS

    Owen ‘very surprised’ at Rashford’s snub from England’s provisional squad

    Former English forward Michael Owen has spoken out voicing his disappointment. “Very surprised Gareth Southgate has left @MarcusRashford out of his squad

    23 May,2024 07:59 AM IST | New Delhi | IANS

    Mumbai Strikers score 3-1 win over Strangerz FC

    Mumbai Strikers scored through Ram Madye, Sarvesh Daundkar and Vinit Patil to complete their winning tally, while Strangerz FC pulled one back through Piyush Dawra

    23 May,2024 07:43 AM IST | Mumbai | A Correspondent
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