World T20: Devika Vaidya replaces injured Pooja Vastrakar


World T20: Devika Vaidya replaces injured Pooja Vastrakar. Pacer Pooja Vastrakar has been ruled out of the ongoing International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s World T20. The 19-year-old, who “sustained a knee injury during a warm-up match against West Indies ahead of the tournament, has been replaced by spinner Devika Vaidya,” according to the ICC.ICC’s event

Women’s World T20: India beat Ireland, enters semifinals

Women’s World T20: India beat Ireland, enters semifinals. Producing a comprehensive performance, Indian eves defeated Ireland by 52 runs in the ongoing International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s World Twenty 20 tournament here at the Providence Stadium on Thursday. Defending a total of 145 runs, Indian bowlers restricted the Irish women to a score of 98

Spain allows Kosovo athletes to use national symbols Spain allows Kosovo athletes to use national symbols

Spain allows Kosovo athletes to use national symbols. The Spanish government has decided to allow athletes from Kosovo to use their national symbols, anthem, and flag while participating in international sporting events being held in the country. “The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Spanish Olympic Committee (COE) wish to publicly express their deepest satisfaction

Indian opener Rohit Sharma rested from India A match against Kiwis Indian opener Rohit Sharma rested from India A match against Kiwis

Indian opener Rohit Sharma rested from India A match against Kiwis. Rohit Sharma has been rested by the medical team of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) from the Indian A’s first four-day match against New Zealand A. According to an official statement by the BCCI, the decision was taken keeping in mind

Women World Cup Lucia Women’s World T20: Group A to remain in St. Lucia

The International Cricket Council on Tuesday confirmed that the Group A of the ongoing Women’s World Twenty 20 will remain in Saint Lucia. The extreme weather has seen 40% more rainfall in Saint Lucia in the first 10 days of the month than the island would usually see in the whole of November. Confirming the same, ICC  head of events

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Rakhi Sawant on wheelchair: Watch the video to know more about the Khali Show

bollywood actress #rakhisawant got injured during her performance with #arshikhan #bigboss11contestant while performing live at the great #khalishow last evening in#panchkula🙏🙏#rakhi on #wheelchair. She was injured by #wrestler on the Great Khali Show.    View this post on Instagram #bollywood actress #rakhisawant got injured during her performance with #arshikhan #bigboss11 contestant while performing live at the great #khalishow last evening in#panchkula🙏🙏#rakhi on #wheelchair A

Women’s World T20: India beat Pakistan by 7 wickets

Women’s World T20: India beat Pakistan by 7 wickets. Mithali Raj’s fine half-century helped India register a seven-wicket win over their arch-rivals Pakistan in the Group B match of the Women’s World T20 at the Providence Stadium in Guyana on Sunday. After a steady 94-run partnership between Maroof and Dar, Pakistan managed to score a

Gold medallist Bajrang Punia clinches top spot in UWW rankings

Gold medallist Bajrang Punia clinches top spot in UWW rankings. Bajrang Punia on Saturday became the world’s top-ranked freestyle wrestler in the 65 kg category in the recently updated rankings released by the United World Wrestling (UWW), the international governing body for the sport of amateur wrestling. Punia, who secured 96 points, has topped the

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Rathore hopes for good show by female boxers in World C’ship

Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports has said that he is confident of solid performance by the Indian female boxers in the upcoming Women World Championship. Rathore hopes for good show by female boxers in World C’ship. The Minister, who visited the Indira Gandhi Sports Complex to observe the training session of the female boxers here, further stated that

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Mired in the controversy, cricketer Virat Kohli tells fans to keep it light

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has come out in his defense, urging his fans to keep it light, a day after the controversial video went viral in which he lambasted a fan to go abroad for not supporting the Indian team. Mired in controversy, Kohli tells fans to keep it light. Kohli faced reprisal from fans and cricketers over his

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Living close to the green spaces may boost the kid’s brain

                                        Living close to green spaces may boost kid’s brain Here’s another reason for parents to buy a house surrounded by parks, sports fields, woods and natural meadows, as it may be beneficial for the development

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Anushka Sharma is grateful to God for hubby Virat’s birth!

Anushka Sharma is celebrating husband Virat Kohli 30th birthday with an endearing wish. The ‘Sanju’ star took to social media to share some love soaked pictures with the 11/5/2018 Anushka is grateful to God for hubby Virat’s birth! Indian captain. She simply captioned them, “Thank God for his birth” . It seems filmmaker Karan Johar is also impressed with the actor’s

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Participating in sports during childhood benefits bone health

A recent study, performed at Curtin University, followed 984 children into young adulthood. Males who were ‘consistent sport participators’ from ages 5-17 years had significantly greater whole body and leg bone mineral content at age 20 years than those who dropped out of sport , whereas males who ‘joined sport  had significantly greater leg bone mineral content than those who

Gautam Gambhir corners AAP govt. over rising pollution in Delhi
Gautam Gambhir corners AAP govt. over rising pollution in Delhi

Gautam Gambhir corners AAP govt. over rising pollution in Delhi. Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Wednesday attacked the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)-led Delhi government over the rising pollution level in the national capital. The 37-year-old accused the government of making “false promises” to people and failing to curb pollution and dengue menace. Taking to his

Harmanpreet Kaur up for T20 World Cup challenge: Anjum Chopra

Harmanpreet Kaur up for T20 World Cup challenge: Anjum Chopra. Former cricketer Anjum Chopra believes that Indian women’s cricket team captain Harmanpreet Kaur is all set for the leadership role ahead of the upcoming International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s World Twenty20. Chopra also backed players like Smriti Mandhana and Mithali Raj, saying that they would

Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo becomes most followed person on Instagram

Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo becomes most followed person on Instagram. Ace footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has surpassed actor-singer Selena Gomez to become the most-followed person on Instagram. Ronaldo now has 144,338,650 followers to Gomez’s 144,321,029, reported US Weekly. This comes after Gomez’s self-imposed exile from social media. “As much as I am grateful for the voice that

India, Pak declared joint-winners of Asian Champions Trophy

India, Pak declared joint-winners of Asian Champions Trophy . Indian and Pakistan were declared as the joint winners of the fifth edition of the men’s Asian Champions Trophy here on Sunday after the final of the competition was abandoned due to bad weather conditions. India was looking to defend their title, which they won back

Disabled persons from India, Bangladesh play friendly cricket match

Disabled persons from India, Bangladesh play friendly cricket match. A friendly cricket match between the disabled persons from India and Bangladesh was organised here on Saturday by the Tripura Protibondhi Adhikar Moncho. The game, besides improving the relation between India and Bangladesh, also aimed towards encouraging disable persons to come forward and show their capabilities.

Indian wrestler Pooja Dhanda wins bronze at World Wrestling C’ship

Indian wrestler Pooja Dhanda wins bronze at World Wrestling C’ship. Indian wrestler  Pooja Dhanda has won a bronze medal in women’s 57kg freestyle category at the ongoing World Wrestling Championship after defeating Grace Bullen of Norway. Dhanda thrashed Bullen 10-7 to finish third on the podium. While Rong Ningning of China clinched a gold medal,

India focused on retaining Asian Champions Trophy: Harmanpreet
India focused on retaining Asian Champions Trophy: Harmanpreet

India focused on retaining Asian Champions Trophy: Harmanpreet. India’s ace penalty corner shooter Harmanpreet Singh said the team is focused on retaining the Asian Champions Trophy Muscat 2018, which is currently underway at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex here. “The Indian team goes out looking for early goals every time,” said Harmanpreet, who scored three