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‘Some contributions go unnoticed’

Kolkata Knight Riders’s players glorify assistant coach Abhishek Nayar and mentor Gautam Gambhir’s role in moulding team into a champion outfit after third IPL triumph

28 May,2024 07:30 AM IST | PTI
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SRH assistant coach rues batting collapse

SRH were hammered by eight wickets after putting just 113 runs on the board.

28 May,2024 07:37 AM IST | PTI
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Pity Chandu is 60-plus, Gauti my favourite: Patil

While Gambhir appears to be the front runner to take over from Rahul Dravid after the T20 World Cup, there was talk of a foreigner coming in

28 May,2024 07:39 AM IST | Clayton Murzello
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T20 World Cup 2024: A few Australians to miss out on warm-up matches

The IPL finals between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad concluded on Sunday night and three players—Travis Head, Pat Cummins and player of the match Mitchell Starc—were part of the two teams.

28 May,2024 07:22 AM IST | PTI
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Wawrinka, 39, beats Murray, 37, with ease

Wawrinka, at 39, is just the third man of at least that age to win a match at the clay-court Grand Slam tournament since 1980

28 May,2024 07:42 AM IST | AP | PTI
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West Indies wins the T20I series against South Africa by 3-0

Charles hit 14 of those 26 balls for boundaries including five sixes.

28 May,2024 07:35 AM IST | AFP
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T20 World Cup 2024: West Indies suffer huge blow, Holder ruled out due to injury

While it is unfortunate to lose a player of Jason’s caliber, we are confident in the abilities of Obed McCoy

28 May,2024 07:27 AM IST | AFP
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India’s Yuki Bhambri attains career-best ATP doubles ranking of 52

Yuki jumped two places to be on the 52nd place with 1692 points. Notably, six Indians are featured in the top 100 in the doubles ATP rankings.

28 May,2024 07:45 AM IST | IANS
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Clay king bows out

Fourteen-time champion Rafael Nadal suffers maiden opening-round defeat at Roland Garros; goes down 3-6, 6-7, 3-6 to Germany’s Alexander Zverev

28 May,2024 07:47 AM IST | AFP
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Harmanpreet’s hat-trick guides India to 5-4 win over Argentina

India made a good start, keeping the ball for most of the first quarter and came up with accurate passes to make their way into the striking circle

28 May,2024 07:49 AM IST | PTI
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Boxing: Boro wins opening round bout, Loura loses

Boro started strongly against her young Mongolian opponent. She effectively blunted Monkhor’s speedy movements by tactically shifting gears to carve out a 4-1 win after three rounds

28 May,2024 07:52 AM IST | PTI
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Maharashtra Young win Bhaskar Thakur under-12 cricket title

Electing to bat, Maharashtra Young scored 183-7 off their 35 overs

28 May,2024 07:54 AM IST | Agencies
Deadline for head coach application ends, but BCCI and Gambhir stays silent

Deadline for head coach application ends, but BCCI and Gambhir stays silent

After the Kolkata Knight Riders' IPL 2024 triumph, the name of Gautam Gambhir is getting more attention. With both parties not commenting anything on the matter, it seems that the Indian board doesn't have too many options available for the position

27 May,2024 10:38 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
IPL 2024: Mitchell Starc praises uncapped Indian pacer Harshit Rana

IPL 2024: Mitchell Starc praises uncapped Indian pacer Harshit Rana

The Australian cricketer further stated that throughout this IPL 2024, the right-arm pacer has learned what his skills are capable of. Starc said Harshit had some good matches in this season and bowled in tough situations

27 May,2024 09:30 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
T20 World Cup 2024: Cummins, Starc, Head set to miss the warm-up matches for AUS

T20 World Cup 2024: Cummins, Starc, Head set to miss the warm-up matches for AUS

After featuring in the IPL 2024 finals, Cummins, Head and Starc will travel back home before joining Australia's T20 World Cup 2024 squad. Glenn Maxwell and Cameron Green returned to Australia following the Royal Challengers Bengaluru's defeat

27 May,2024 08:30 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
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IPL 2024 | "...it's special": Andre Russell on KKR winning the title

Mitchell Starc, Andre Russell's exceptional spells and Venkatesh Iyer's gritty fifty helped KKR successfully chase the target in the IPL 2024 finals against SRH. KKR pulled off the run-chase of 114 runs in just 10.3 overs with eight wickets in hand, with Venkatesh Iyer and Rahmanullah Gurbaz shinning for KKR

27 May,2024 07:30 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
From setbacks to success: Shreyas Iyer's journey to IPL 2024 victory

From setbacks to success: Shreyas Iyer's journey to IPL 2024 victory

For Shreyas Iyer's childhood coach Pravin Amre, it was a sort of special feeling. Amre was the one who tested Iyer and promoted him to bat at number three from number seven in his maiden Ranji season in 2014-15. By leading KKR into the final, Iyer achieved the rare feat of playing the summit clash as captain of two different franchises in the IPL

27 May,2024 04:28 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Championing T20 cricket: India's resolve to break World Cup title drought

Championing T20 cricket: India's resolve to break World Cup title drought

After winning the inaugural T20 World Cup in South Africa in 2007, India has only reached one more final, losing to Sri Lanka in 2014

27 May,2024 03:46 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
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IPL 2024 | "It is really amazing what he did": Pietersen heap praise on Narine

Featuring 15 IPL 2024 matches, Sunil Narine accumulated 488 runs with the willow. He also has one century and three half-centuries to his name. Former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen expressed his views by saying, "It is amazing, it really is amazing what he did, because I was one of the most vocal critics at the start of the tournament"

27 May,2024 03:36 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Opener Phil Salt celebrates KKR's third IPL title win on video call from UK

Opener Phil Salt celebrates KKR's third IPL title win on video call from UK

Salt, who went unsold in the IPL auction last year, was bought by KKR as a replacement player for opener Jason Roy, the Englishman who opted out of the league due to personal reasons

27 May,2024 03:33 PM IST | Chennai | mid-day online correspondent
Match-winner Starc's undefeated record in title clashes across all formats

Match-winner Starc's undefeated record in title clashes across all formats

No matter how he does in bilateral series or during the group stage games of an ICC tournament, Starc breaking the shackles and activating his 'Big Match Starc' mode and delivering match-winning performances when it matters the most is a guarantee

27 May,2024 02:47 PM IST | Chennai | 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
    Job won’t be easy for new Barca boss: Sacked coached Xavi after last game

    Job won’t be easy for new Barca boss: Sacked coached Xavi after last game

    Just weeks earlier, Barcelona announced Xavi was staying for next season

    28 May,2024 08:03 AM IST | Seville | AFP

    ‘Both Lunin, Courtois deserve to play’

    Lunin was nursing a fever and was the only Madrid player who didn’t train on Monday as Madrid began its final week of preparations

    28 May,2024 08:01 AM IST | Madrid | AP | PTI

    ‘We’ll win FA Cup next time’

    A day after losing the final to arch-rivals Man United, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola promises to win it back the following season; Sky Blues celebrate EPL title on the streets

    28 May,2024 07:58 AM IST | Manchester | AFP
    St Peter’s hockey: CTC, MbPT, Republicans win

    St Peter’s hockey: CTC, MbPT, Republicans win

    MbPT beat Don Bosco Academy 3-0 with Rahul S scoring a brace and Stephen S adding the third goal. CTC beat Hockey Astrengung (HA) 3-2.

    28 May,2024 07:56 AM IST | Bandra | Agencies
    27 May,2024 06:55 AM IST | Paris | AFP
    27 May,2024 06:20 AM IST | New Delhi | PTI
    27 May,2024 06:18 AM IST | Antwerp (Belgium) | PTI
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