Khinchegashvili, Kurbanaliev, Stadnik big buys at PWL auction

New Delhi Dec 17: Georgia’s Rio Olympic gold medallist Vladimer Khinchegashvili emerged as the costliest buy till the halfway mark of the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) auction, joining CDR Punjab Royals for a whopping Rs 48 lakh ($70,790), while Magomed Kurbanaliev of Russia and Mariya Stadnik were bagged…

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Britain's Hester wins at London Olympia

London, Dec 16: Britain’s Carl Hester won the fifth leg of the FEI World Cup Dressage 2016/2017 Western European League with Nip Tuck on an emotional night when the retirement of his stable-star Valegro was announced at the London Olympia.

Hester, 49, and his 12-year-old…

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Kohli plays down team's success, looks at next 7-8 years

Chennai, Dec 15 (PTI) The top-ranked Indian Test team is on a roll having triumphed in five straight series under Virat Kohli but the captain insists his side will have to keep winning consistently for the next 7-8 years to leave a mark on the world stage.


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India eye biggest-ever win, England aim to salvage pride

Chennai, Dec 15 (PTI) Cricket will provide the ravaged city some succour and the Indian team an opportunity to record its biggest-ever series victory against England when the two sides lock horns in the fifth and final Test starting here tomorrow.

The match will also be a chance for…

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Supreme Court rejects BCCI plea

New Delhi, Dec 13 :  The Supreme Court has rejected the plea of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to review its verdict regarding the implementation of the Justice R.M. Lodha Committee’s recommendations.

The Lodha Committee — appointed by the Supreme Court following a match-fixing and…

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