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Pakistan vs New Zealand Live Cricket Score, Pak vs NZ 1st Test Day 1 Live Streaming Online

Pak vs NZ 1st Test Day 1 Live Cricket Score Streaming Online, Pakistan vs New Zealand Live Cricket Score Streaming: Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed has the opportunity to achieve a milestone which his predecessor Misbah-ul-Haqcould not during his reign. As New Zealand gear up to play the 3-Test series, the hosts have a chance to beat the Kiwis in […]

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 8150 AnTuTu score suggests it could be faster than Apple A12 Bionic, Kirin 980

Qualcomm has yet to announce the Snapdragon 8150 (aka Snapdragon 855) mobile processor, but that hasn’t stopped some early leaks. Now, today, the upcoming mobile processor’s benchmark score on AnTuTu (via Weibo) has been leaked online. The chipset has scored 362,292 points on AnTuTu, making its the first fastest mobile chipset to power Android smartphones. On AnTuTu Benchmark database, the […]

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Chennai Super Kings retain 22 players for IPL12

Reigning IPL champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Wednesday announced it has retained 22 players for the 2019 season, releasing only three members from the title-winning squad. CSK, which returned to the IPL fold after serving a two-year suspension, won the 2018 tournament, beating Sunrisers Hyderabad in the final. England fast bowler Mark Wood and uncapped […]

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Dhruv Shorey finds three-figure formula

Dhruv Shorey looked uncharachteristically fidgety. He was batting on 94, and approaching a personal landmark. The tea interval was round the corner, but more importantly, Delhi had taken a comfortable lead of over 360 runs, and were eyeing a declaration against Himachal Pradesh. Shorey’s mind was ticking. He took a deep breath, seized the situation […]

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Umpiring howler impedes Madhya Pradesh’s fightback

An umpiring howler threw a spanner into what was promising to be a fascinating contest. A glaring error from umpire Sadashiv Iyer ended Naman Ojha’s innings on 74, all but finishing Madhya Pradesh’s chances of overhauling Bengal’s first innings total of 510/9 declared. The Madhya Pradesh captain looked set for a big one. But he […]

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Deepak Dhapola’s numbers take some believing: 21 wickets, 3 five-fors, 7.46 avg

21 wickets, with three five-wicket hauls, in two matches. Was this the first-class start Uttarakhand pacer Deepak Dhapola was expecting? “You are better off not expecting anything,” Dhapola told The Indian Express after finishing with match figures of 12 for 96 to lead Uttarakhand to a win over Manipur. “Debut or 100th match, all you can […]

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Medals not be-all and end-all: Pullela Gopichand

P Gopichand can boast some stellar names — Saina, Sindhu, Kashyap, Srikanth, Prannoy — as succesful poster-kids of his coaching. But it was a young girl who fumbled and failed to catch a shuttle thrown at her from 5 metres, who altered his approach to what the definition of a country’s sporting success, should be. […]

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Kookaburra too has issues: Sourav Ganguly defends SG Test ball

In the 21st over of Madhya Pradesh’s first innings on Wednesday, the ball lost its shape and had to be changed. The condition of the ball had gone awry in the 11th over, when Bengal batted on the first day. The SG Test ball is seemingly not living up to the standards. Sourav Ganguly, however, defended […]

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In-form Marco Reus ruled out for Germany friendly against Russia

In-form Germany winger Marco Reus will not play in Thursday’s friendly international against Russia due to a foot injury and is doubtful for their Nations League match against Netherlands next week, said Germany coach Joachim Loew. The Borussia Dortmund winger is playing a sensational season for the unbeaten Bundesliga leaders, having scored eight goals and […]

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ATP Finals: Emotional John Isner says hard to play after death of friend

American John Isner said it had been “very very difficult” to focus on his second match at the ATP Finals against Marin Cilic after learning of the death of his close friend and former strength coach Kyle Morgan. Morgan, a 35-year-old former Florida University football player, was found dead on Monday after being reported missing […]

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WWE Crown Jewel: Saudi Arabia event through eyes of a woman

Despite controversies over the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s, the WWE decided to go ahead with the Crown Jewel event in Saudi Arabia earlier this month. With women not allowed to participate in the ring in the country, a fan, who attended the show in Saud University in Riyadh, shared her experiences. The official […]

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Anirban Lahiri hopes for food-inspired boost at Australian Open

Anirban Lahiri says an Indian restaurant in Sydney will help him overcome jet lag as he bids to get his first Australian Open back on track after an opening 1-over 73. Lahiri was six shots behind first-round leader Byeong Hun An at The Lakes on Thursday. Lahiri was one of several players who made the […]

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Dream11 becomes ICC’s official Fantasy game partner

The cricket’s global governing body International Council of Cricket (ICC) has signed a deal with Dream 11, India’s biggest sports gaming platform, to make it its “Official Fantasy Game Partner” till 2023. As per a press release, the cricketing fans all across the world will have the opportunity to select their fantasy teams after the […]

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Mitchell Starc reveals Kolkata Knight Riders released him via text message

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc on Wednesday revealed that he has been released by Indian Premier League franchise Kolkata Knight Riders. The left-arm seamer, who was out for the entire 2018 season due to a leg injury he sustained during the South Africa Test tour, told reporters in Sydney that he was informed by the club […]

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India look to continue winning run against Ireland to seal semis berth

After securing emphatic victories in their first two games of the ICC Women’s World T20, overwhelming favourites India will now face Ireland in their third Group B match of the tournament. However, the Indian eves must keep complacency out of the window despite being on a roll. against arch-rivals Pakistan two days ago. The Indian team, led by Harmanpreet […]

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Mohammed Shami likely to play for Bengal before leaving for Australia

India frontline pacer Mohammed Shami is likely to play Bengal’s next Ranji Trophy home match against Kerala here from November 20-23. A member of Australia-bound Test squad, Shami will leave for the tour Down Under after playing the Ranji Trophy third round match at the Eden Gardens. “Shami has expressed his interest to play. If he plays, […]

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Australia will be bigger challenge for Indian pace attack, says Ashish Nehra

Indian pace attack has been a revelation this year during overseas tours but tougher conditions in Australia will make it a very challenging series for the fast bowlers, reckons former speedster Ashish Nehra. Nehra, who was a part of the Indian squad that drew 1-1 during the 2003-04 series in Australia, felt the current attack […]

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Dhruv Shorey ton puts Delhi in sight of outright victory against Himachal Pradesh

Dhruv Shorey’s fourth first-class century put Delhi firmly in sight of an outright victory against Himachal Pradesh in an opening round group B Ranji Trophy encounter on Wednesday. Shorey scored his fourth first-class hundred — 106 not out off 177 balls as Delhi declared their second innings at 281 for 4, leaving HP with a stiff target […]

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Australia without Smith, Warner is like India not having Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma: Sourav Ganguly

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly Wednesday said that Indian team under Virat Kohli has the “best chance to beat Australia” in absence of their premier players Steve Smith and David Warner. Cricket Australia’s board has resolved to respond to the call to lift the bans on Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft by next week, but all indications are they are […]

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Chennai Super Kings retain 22 players for IPL-12

Reigning IPL champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Wednesday announced it has retained 22 players for the 2019 season, releasing only three members from the title-winning squad. CSK, which returned to the IPL fold after serving a two-year suspension, won the 2018 tournament, beating Sunrisers Hyderabad in the final. England fast bowler Mark Wood and uncapped […]