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"Ashwin is MVP not just in India but in world"

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One of cricket's most renowned coaches, Dav Whatmore today reckoned Australia will have their task cut out in the upcoming tour of India and called off-spinning all-rounder Ravichandran Ashwin an asset.

Saina, Jayaram win in Malaysia Masters

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Saina Nehwal will look to clinch the Malaysia Masters title as she begins the year’s international campaign in the season-opening Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament which starts with the qualifiers in Sarawak on Tuesday.

Egyptian football star placed on 'terror' list

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An Egyptian court has added former football star Mohamed Aboutrika to the authorities' terror list, his lawyer said Tuesday, based on suspicions he financed the banned Muslim Brotherhood.

Legends Reminisce: Kapil Dev, Sunil Gavaskar recall India-Pakistan chatter, bring the roof down

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“Mujhe Maa bhi samajh aati thi, Behen bhi samajh aati thi!”

Australia hires Sriram again

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S. Sriram brings to the table loads of commitment and valuable knowledge of the sub-continental conditions.

Angelique Kerber again fails to convince in latest Australian Open victory

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One slightly pained smile at the coin toss and the customary post-match handshake was about as convivial as it got between Angelique Kerber and German compatriot Carina Witthöft in Melbourne on Wednesday.

India vs England: The perils of being an ODI bowler in the time of T20 cricket

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Cricket as we know it today is unrecognisable from the 1970s when a second format – One Day International – was introduced.

Australian Open: Rohan Bopanna, Pablo Cuevas enter Round 2 in men’s doubles

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India’s Rohan Bopanna and his Uruguan partner Pablo Cuevas beat Thomaz Belluci of Brazil and Maximo Gonzalez of Argentina in straight sets to storm into the men’s doubles second round at the Australian Open in Melbourne on Wednesday. In an early match in the men’s singles draw, Kei Nishikori advanced into the third round after beating Jeremy Chardy.

India vs England, 2017: India practise in quest to be perfect

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ON HIS first return visit to his theatre of dreams, Kedar Jadhav’s batting stint lasted only 10 minutes. And there was no fanfare involved.

Players give thumbs down to neutral venues in Ranji Trophy

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The BCCI's move to have Ranji Trophy matches at neutral venues failed miserably in its first attempt, according to leading domestic players who say the idea did not work due to apathy of the host associations and poor planning.