Mumbai have formidable squad in HIL: coach Stacy

Mumbai, Jan 19  (HIL) franchise Dabang Mumbai Hockey Club’s newly-appointed head coach Jay Stacy said the side is keen to start their campaign with a win over Kalinga Lancers in Bhubaneswar later this week.

The team would hope to revive their fortunes to make up for the disappointments…

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Dhoni to lead Rising Pune Supergiants in IPL

Kolkata, Jan 18  The Pune franchise of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be named Rising Pune Supergiants (RPSG) with India’s limited overs skipper M.S. Dhoni captaining the side, its owner announced on Monday.

The franchise is owned by the RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group and its chairman Sanjiv…

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Australia beat India in 2nd ODI

Brisbane, Jan 15: Australia defeated India by seven wickets in the second One day International (ODI) at the Gabba here on Friday.

This was Australia’s second consecutive win and the hosts have taken a 2-0 lead in the five-ODI series.

George Bailey, who was unbeaten on 76…

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Sania-Martina earn 29th win in a row, enter final

Sydney, Jan 14  Top seeds Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis survived a scare to win their 29th consecutive match and enter the women’s doubles final of the Sydney International here on Thursday.

The Indo-Swiss tennis pair won a rain-interrupted semi-final 4-6, 6-3, 10-8…

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Australia replace batsman Warner with Khawaja

Melbourne, Jan 13 Australia on Tuesday named Queensland batsman Usman Khawaja as a replacement for David Warner who is taking paternity leave and will miss the rest of the One-Day International (ODI) Series against India.

Left-handed opening batsman Warner leaves the squad to be with wife Candice with…

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