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Malaoya Academy win national finals of kabaddi meet

Haryana’s Malaoya Academy have been crowned champions of the first ever national finals of Red Bull Tashan  a competitive cross-country Kabaddi tournament for players at grassroots level. Organised here at Phoenix Market city in association with the PKL franchises Puneri Paltan, Haryana Steelers, Bengal Warriors and Patna Pirates, the tournament aimed to widen the reach

WC: Wives, families of Pak players not to travel with team

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) wants to ensure its players stay focused during the upcoming World Cu and has banned wives and families of the cricketers from accompanying them during the course of the showpiece event beginning May 30 in England and Wales. This policy is not in line with the standard operating procedure. Earlier,

2022 World Cup to keep 32-team format: FIFA

2022 World Cup to keep 32-team format: FIFA

FIFA on Wednesday shrugged off any possibility of expansion from 32 to 48 teams at the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.On January 10, 2017, FIFA Council unanimously decided in favour of expanding the FIFA World Cup to a 48-team competition as of the 2026 edition, which will be co-hosted by the US, Canada and Mexico,

Everyone in team wants to impress Ponting: Finch

Everyone in team wants to impress Ponting: Finch

Australia captain Aaron Finch has admitted that the mere presence of Ricky Ponting in the dressing room and on the training track immediately lifts the morale of every member of the group as they look to defend their World Champions title in the upcoming World Cup beginning May 30 in England. Ponting a dual World

INDIA: A test of Kohli's tactical acumen

INDIA: A test of Kohli’s tactical acumen

His manic consistency has already put him among the pantheon of greats but the World Cup in England will be Virat Kohli‘s hour of reckoning in his bid to create a lasting legacy as India’s captain.The first Indian captain to win a Test series on Australian soil, Kohli will be leading a team which has

Day 3 of IIPKL: Pondicherry Predators beats Haryana Heroes

Day 3 of IIPKL: Pondicherry Predators beats Haryana Heroes

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Pune May 14 In the first match of Indo International Premier Kabaddi League (IIPKL) of day 3, Pondicherry Predators easily beats Haryana Heros. The winning team Pondicherry Predators takes 52 points while Haryana Heroes managed to secure only 28 points. Till the half time, Pondicherry Predators has taken 30 points while Haryana

Day 2 of IIPKL: Bangalore Rhinos beats Pondicherry Predators with 7 Points

Day 2 of IIPKL: Bangalore Rhinos beats Pondicherry Predators with 7 Points

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Pune In the first match of Indo International Premier Kabaddi League (IIPKL) of day 2, Bangalore Rhinos beats Pondicherry Predators with 7 Points. The winning team Bangalore rhinos takes 39 points while Pondicherry Predators takes 32 points.  In a close match between both the times, Bangalore Rhinos takes 20 points while Pondicherry

IIPKL starts in Pune with grand opening

IIPKL starts in Pune with grand opening

Amarpreet Singh Pune The Grand Opening of Indo International Premier Kabaddi League (IIPKL) was held at Shri Shivachattrapati Stadium, Balewadi, Pune on Monday. Famous actress Kainaat Arora and dance crew MJ5, North India’s star singers MDKD and Patriotic singer Miss. Kavi Singh performed on the opening ceremony of IIPKL. Several prominent personalities from all walks

Lasith Malinga is a champion: Rohit Sharma

Lasith Malinga is a champion: Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma praised veteran fast bowler Lasith Malinga who bowled a spectacular final over in the summit clash of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019.Chennai Super Kings (CSK), chasing 150, needed nine runs of the 20th over. However, Malinga used his experience to his advantage and bowled a brilliant over to

Stage set for Grand Opening of IIPKL, Trophy unveiled

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Pune: The stage is set for the Grand Opening of Indo International Premier Kabaddi League (IIPKL) to be held at Shri Shivachattrapati Stadium, Balewadi, Pune on May 13, 2019 (Monday) at 6.00pm. Famous actress Kainaat Arora and dance crew MJ5, North India’s star singers MDKD and Patriotic singer Kavi Singh will be

CSK vs MI IPL final: A look at stats and numbers

CSK vs MI IPL final: A look at stats and numbers

There couldn’t be a better end to the 2019 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as two of the best teams in the tournament’s history –Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians — square-off in what promises to be an another thrilling clash on Sunday and it will be interesting to see which team goes

Grand Opening of IIPKL on May 13, Trophy unveiled

Grand Opening of IIPKL on May 13, Trophy unveiled

The Grand Opening of Indo International Premier Kabaddi League (IIPKL) will be held at Shri Shivachattrapati Stadium, Balewadi, Pune on May 13, 2019 (Monday) at 6.00pm. Famous actress Kainaat Arora and dance crew MJ5, North India’s star singers MDKD and Patriotic singer Miss. Kavi Singh will be performing on the opening ceremony of IIPKL.Virender Sehwag

Kohli speaks of humility, Harbhajan points at moolah

Kohli speaks of humility, Harbhajan points at moolah

Virat Kohli is one of the most popular cricketers in the world at the moment. Having already established himself as one of the best batsmen of the era, the India skipper continues to win praises from his fans, both from the cricket fraternity and otherwise. What makes him more special is the fact that he

Doru in Delhi to pick next India football coach

Doru in Delhi to pick next India football coach

India’s newly-appointed Romanian Technical Director Isac Doru will be a part of the technical committee which will meet here in the capital on Thursday to interview four aspirants for the job of national football coach. “Doru arrived on Wednesday evening. He has been specially asked to come before the meeting so that he can participate

Teams to get prizes worth lakhs in IIPKL Kabaddi league

Teams to get prizes worth lakhs in IIPKL Kabaddi league

DP Correspondent Chandigarh The stage is set for IIPKL Kabaddi League to be organized by New Kabaddi Federation started in Banglore from May 13 to June 3. This time the kabaddi players will get prizes worth lakhs in Kabaddi league. In Kabaddi league, eight teams of male and eight of females will participate. The matches

Eight teams to participate in IIPKL

Eight teams to participate in IIPKL

DP Correspondent Amritsar Eight teams comprising of national and international players will participate in the inaugural franchise of the Indo International Premier Kabaddi League (IIPKL) to be held across three venues in the country from May 13 to June 4. A total of 44 matches featuring 160 players includng 16 foreign players will participate in

Spinners changed the game for us: Rohit Sharma

Spinners changed the game for us: Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma believes it was his spinners who changed the game which the hosts won in the Super Over against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), here on Thursday. In a nail-biting contest, MI, the three-time champions held their nerves and defeated Hyderabad to confirm

Steyn ruled out of IPL 2019 due to shoulder injury

Steyn ruled out of IPL 2019 due to shoulder injury

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) received a major setback on Thursday as their pace spearhead Dale Steyn was ruled out of the remainder of the Indian Premier League (IPL) season due to a shoulder injury. Steyn had replaced an injured Nathan Coulter-Nile in the squad. The South African pacer featured in only two matches for his

Dhoni is better, will probably play against RCB: Raina

Dhoni is better, will probably play against RCB: Raina

Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets in their Indian Premier League encounter on Wednesday and while M.S. Dhoni’s absence was felt, stand-in skipper Suresh Raina felt that it was a good wake-up call for the team as things start moving towards the business end. It was only the second loss of the

redBus announces M.S. Dhoni as brand ambassador

redBus announces M.S. Dhoni as brand ambassador

redBus, the world’s largest bus ticketing platform, has announced M.S. Dhoni as its brand ambassador. Dhoni will helm all major campaigns for the brand, across media platforms and will soon appear in his first promotional concept for the brand. While redBus commands a strong foothold in the Indian online bus ticketing segment, it is looking