2018 Winter Olympics: Seoul urges Russian athletes to attend under neutral flag

Seoul, Dec 8 South Korea ON Thursday urged Russian athletes to compete in the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics under a neutral flag, after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) vetoed the country’s participation over doping charges.

Seoul expects many Russian athletes to participate, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism…

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2018 FIFA World Cup: 1,318,109 tickets requested in 24 hours

Zurich, Dec 7 :  FIFA has recorded more than 1,318,109 ticket requests for the 2018 World Cup in Russia in less than 24 hours since the sales resumed on December 5.

“Within the first 24 hours, fans from all over the world requested 1,318,109 tickets as the…

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MS Dhoni set to join CSK squad for IPL 2018 edition

New Delhi December 6 (ANI): Former India Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s path to join the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) squad has been cleared after the IPL Governing Council on Wednesday allowed retention of maximum three players for the 2018 edition.

The IPL Governing Council, along with the Committee of…

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India close in on win as SL totter at 31/3 in pursuit of 410

New Delhi, Dec 5 (PTI) India hurtled towards their ninth successive series victory as they left Sri Lanka precariously placed at 31 for three and staring at another humiliation in the third and final Test here on Tuesday.

The visiting Lankans were set an improbable victory target of 410 to…

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Kotla Test: Sri Lanka bowled out for 373 in 1st innings

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Sri Lanka were bowled out for 373, falling 163 runs short of India’s first innings total on the fourth day of the third and final Test against India at the Ferozeshah Kotla Stadium here on Tuesday.

Resuming the day at 356/9, Dinesh Chandimal…

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