Mary Kom in quarters, Sarita out of women's boxing Worlds

New Delhi, Nov 19  Veteran boxer M.C. Mary Kom entered the quarter-finals while Sarita Devi lost her bout to crash out of the World Women’s Boxing Championship here on Sunday.

Mary registered a unanimous 5:0 win over Kazakhstan’s Aigerim Kassenayeva in the flyweight category (48kg…

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No team travels well nowadays, why pick on India, questions Shastri

Brisbane, Nov 18 (PTI) India are yet to shed their “poor travellers” tag but head coach Ravi Shastri feels that it’s unfair to pick on one particular side when most of the nations have fared poorly on away tours.

India have lost two away Test series in 2018, against…

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Women's boxing worlds: Debutant Manisha stuns title contender

New Delhi, Nov 17  Manisha Moun punched way above her weight to outshine Christina Cruz of the United States in a unanimous 5:0 decision to move into the 54 kg pre-quarterfinals at the 10th AIBA Womens World Boxing Championships here on Friday.

The 21-year-old debutant, who…

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Team India departs for Australia

Mumbai, Nov 16 (PTI) Eyeing a maiden Test series win Down Under, the Indian cricket team left for Australia Friday for a gruelling tour, which will see them play four matches in whites, three ODIs and as many T20 Internationals.

Various members of the team took to Tweeter to share…

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167 against Australia gave me confidence: VVS Laxman

Hyderabad, Nov 16  While the epic inning of 281 against Australia at Eden Gardens is what defines V.V.S. Laxman, but it is knock of 167 against the same team at Sydney which is close to the heart of the former Indian cricketer.

The stylish batsman revealed this at…

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