No let up in Australia aggression, says Ishant Sharma
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No let up in Australia aggression, says Ishant Sharma

Ishant Sharma, who has just turned 30, says this could be his last trip to Australia. (Photo by Gajendra Yadav) Sledging, mind games, hostile crowd and white-line fever.…

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Is Ravi Shastri a ‘yes man’? No, says Virat Kohli
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Is Ravi Shastri a ‘yes man’? No, says Virat Kohli

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli during the team’s Australia tour pre-departure press conference at the BCCI headquarters in Mumbai. (Source: PTI) Is Ravi Shastri a ‘yes man’ to…

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Delhi waste chances, one more time
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Delhi waste chances, one more time

Delhi’s Ranji Trophy opener against Himachal Pradesh was a keenly aniticipated affair. (Photo by Praveen Khanna/ Representational) Delhi’s Ranji Trophy opener against Himachal Pradesh was a keenly aniticipated…

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Aryaman Birla registers maiden first-class ton at Eden Gardens to make occasion extra-special
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Aryaman Birla registers maiden first-class ton at Eden Gardens to make occasion extra-special

Aryaman showed tremendous application to score his maiden first-class ton. File Aryaman Birla always aspired to play at Eden Gardens. Earlier this year, when Rajasthan Royals played Kolkata…

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In pursuit of cricketing zen, Jalaj Saxena piles on runs and wickets
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In pursuit of cricketing zen, Jalaj Saxena piles on runs and wickets

Jalaj Saxena is one among only six players to score a hundred and pick eight wickets in a first-class match twice or more. “I want to reach a…

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Nirmala Sheoran fails to report for camp, untraceable again
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Nirmala Sheoran fails to report for camp, untraceable again

In the run-up to the 2018 Asian Games, Nirmala remained untraceable till June. One of the country’s top quarter-milers Nirmala Sheoran, the current Asian Athletics Championship title-holder, has…

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Three years ‘later’, Punjab gives cash awards to sportspersons
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Three years ‘later’, Punjab gives cash awards to sportspersons

Sports Minister Rana Gurmeet Sodhi with sportspersons in Mohali Thursday. (Express photo by Jasbir Malhi) A long wait for cash awards came to an end for 786 Punjab…

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India vs Australia: 281 was memorable but 167 at Sydney was career-defining, says VVS Laxman
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India vs Australia: 281 was memorable but 167 at Sydney was career-defining, says VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman scored 281 runs against Australia. (Source: File) He played many match-winning knocks during his illustrious career, including the famous 281-run innings at Eden Gardens but former…

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UEFA Nations League Roundup: Croatia beat Spain to set up showdown with England
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UEFA Nations League Roundup: Croatia beat Spain to set up showdown with England

Croatia’s Tin Jedvaj celebrates scoring their second goal with Ivan Perisic REUTERS Croatia crushed England’s World Cup hopes in July. By beating Spain in a thriller on Thursday,…

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England get glimpse of future while saying goodbye to Wayne Rooney
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England get glimpse of future while saying goodbye to Wayne Rooney

Callum Wilson celebrates scoring their third goal with Wayne Rooney.(REUTERS) As England fans said farewell to one of their finest, they also got a glimpse of the future…

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