India beat England by 3 wickets to win 1st ODI

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India beat England by 3 wickets in the One-day International (ODI) at Pune, on Sunday. Virat Kohli and Kedar Jadhav rattled up a 200-run partnership as Kohli (122) slammed his 27th ODI century and Kedar Jadhav scored a career-best 120. Hardik Pandya then scored an unbeaten 40 off 37 balls in last 10 overs byContinue Reading…

Gujarat win Ranji Trophy 2017

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Gujarat (313/5) beat Mumbai for the first time on Day 5 of the Ranji Trophy final held at Holkar Stadium in Indore on Saturday. Parthiv Patel played a wonderful innings. He played a captain’s knock of 143 runs for Gujarat. Parthiv’s partnerships with Manprit Juneja and Rujul Bhatt took the game away from Mumbai. GujaratContinue Reading…

Asirbad Behera quits as OCA Secretary

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Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) Secretary Asirbad Behera and President Ranjib Biswal quit their posts on Wednesday following Lodha Panel recommendation. Reportedly, Barabati-Cuttack MLA Debasis Samantray will be in charge of the January 19 ODI match between India-England going to be held at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack. Notably, on Monday the Supreme Court of India orderedContinue Reading…

Supreme Court removes Anurag Thakur, Ajay Shirke from BCCI Posts

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The Supreme Court of of India today ordered the removal of BCCI President Anurag Thakur and Secretary Ajay Shirke from their posts. Meantime, Supreme Court appointed Fali Nariman & senior SC lawyer Gopal Subramanium as Amicus Curiae to find out who would be the BCCI officials. A bench comprising of Chief Justice T.S. Thakur, JusticeContinue Reading…

Barabati Stadium: Online Ticket sale for Ind vs Eng ODI begins today

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The online sale of tickets for the One-Day International (ODI) match scheduled to be played between India and England at the Barabati stadium in Cuttack on January 19 started from today and it will continue till Jan 15. Cricket fans can log on to get2thegames.com to book tickets online. As many as  8,310 tickets will be available online.Continue Reading…

India vs Eng 2nd ODI at Barabati Stadium on Jan 19

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The second one-day international (ODI) match between India and England will be played at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on January 19. The tickets for the upcoming match will be available online from January 2. The authorities have also plan to install card swipe machines at ticket booking counters to encourage cashless transaction. Earlier, OdishaContinue Reading…

Sports Ministry sends showcause Notice to IOA; Suresh Kalmadi declines Post

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Following barrage of criticism, Suresh Kalmadi on Wednesday declined the post of the Indian Olympic Association’s life President. The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Wednesday issued a showcause notice to the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) over the appointment of Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala as Life Presidents. “Transparency & accountability is vitalContinue Reading…

The Phogat Sisters of Haryana

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Aamir Khan’s ‘Dangal’ pays rich tribute to great Mahavir Singh Phogat and his Wrestler daughters, who made the country proud. Geeta, Babita, Ritu and Sangita are Mahavir Singh Phogat’s Daughters. His nieces Vinesh and Priyanka were raised by him after his brother’s murder. All six sisters are into Wrestling. Geeta, Babita and Vinesh have wonContinue Reading…

Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja hold top positions in ICC Test Rankings

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Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, two India bowlers have been occupied the ICC Test rankings for bowlers. Ravindra Jadeja’s match winning performance against England in the Chennai Test taken him to the second position while Ashwin has already been occupying the number one position. Notably, Jadeja grabbed 10 wickets in the final Test and ended withContinue Reading…