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‘We are focused on winning a world title’

Friday, 16 Feb 2018 | PTI | Kolkata

Down with a heel injury, veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami on Thursday said winning a World Cup title remains her ultimate dream and the Indian team would first look to reach the semifinals at the women's World T20 when it is held in November this year. Basking in the glory of becoming...

Eves eye momentum in 2nd T20

Friday, 16 Feb 2018 | PTI | East London

A perfect start achieved, the Indian women's team would look to continue its supremacy over South Africa when the two sides clash in the second Twenty20 International, here Friday. After a 2-1 win in the ODI series, the Indian women started the T20 series on a confident note, drubbing the hosts...

Spurs fight back in turin

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 | AP | Turin

At a crucial moment in their Champions League last-16 match on Tuesday, Tottenham survived against Juventus simply by standing still. Spurs goalkeeper Hugo Lloris chose not to dive in either direction as Juventus forward Gonzalo Higuain approached to strike his second penalty of the game. With no big gaps appearing, Higuain...

Man City run riot at Basel

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 | AP | BASEL

Manchester City sent out another statement to the rest of Europe by thrashing Basel 4-0 away in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 match on Tuesday, with Ilkay Gundogan scoring two of the goals. The Premier League's runaway leaders scored three times between the 14th and 23 minutes -...

CL at stake for AC Milan, Arsenal

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 | AP | Milan

It's the only European trophy AC Milan have not won, yet there's more at stake for the Italian powerhouse and some other big teams when the Europa League kicks off its knockout stage this week. Once treated with contempt by heavyweights, Europe's second tier competition carries more value since UEFA's decision...

going for 5-1: Kohli

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 | PTI | Port Elizabeth

Indian captain Virat Kohli says his team might test its bench strength in the sixth and final ODI against South Africa on Friday but asserted that intensity won't be lacking despite the match's dead-rubber status. India secured their first ever series win in South Africa across formats yesterday when they beat...

singles

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 | Agencies

CSK, Mumbai Indians to start IPL-11 new delhi: Comeback giants Chennai Super Kings will take on holders Mumbai Indians to kick-start the Indian Premier League, which has retained its earlier match timings, weeks after considering broadcaster's request for a change in schedule. The first match on April 7 will be...

Got ‘good hiding' from India: Gibson

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 | PTI | Port Elizabeth

A disappointed South Africa coach Ottis Gibson says he has no excuses to offer for the "hiding" his depleted side has taken from a rampaging India, leaving him with a lot to think about going forward. A 73-run win over the Proteas in the fifth one-dayer here on Tuesday has ensured...

Rabada fined for aggressive gestures

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 | PTI | Dubai

South African pacer Kagiso Rabada was on Wednesday fined 15 per cent of his match fee and handed a demerit point for making "aggressive gestures" at Shikhar Dhawan following the Indian opener's dismissal in the fifth ODI at Port Elizabeth. Tuesday's incident happened in the eighth over of India's innings...

India consolidate top spot in ICC

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018 | PTI | Dubai

The Indian cricket team cemented its position at the top, while a resolute Afghanistan rose to 10th in the latest ICC One-Day rankings issued on Wednesday. India defeated South Africa by 73 runs in the fifth ODI on Tuesday in Port Elizabeth for a 4-1 lead in the six-match series, consolidating...

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9 killed in Rajasthan LPG cylinder blast, Rs 2L ex gratia announced

18 Feb 2018 | IANS | Jaipur

At least nine persons were killed and 18 others injured when two LPG cylinders exploded at a wedding in Beawar in Rajasthan's Ajmer district, police said on Saturday. According to police, six persons were referred to a hospital in Ajmer while 12 were referred to the district hospital in Beawar...

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Narottam campaigns at Kolaras bypoll

18 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh Government has worked with dedication in education, health, food, agriculture, irrigation and tribal welfare, said Public Relations Minister Narottam Mishra while addressing public meeting during campaigning for Kolaras by-election. Minister Mishra addressed meetings at Khatorda, Barod, Hairpur, Emloda and Toria regions...

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