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Pro Kabaddi League auction: Black sheep to blue-eyed boy

Written by Shahid Judge | Mumbai | Published:May 23, 2017 2:04 am Tomar marched out as PKL most expensive player ever – earning a whopping Rs 93 lakh when the new Uttar Pradesh franchise successfully bid for him. (File Photo) Growing up, Nitin Tomar was always considered the ‘black sheep’ …

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Andre Agassi to coach Novak Djokovic at French Open

Prev Novak Djokovic. Pic/AFP Novak Djokovic confirmed American great Andre Agassi as his new coach Sunday, but said they did not yet have a “long-term commitment”. “I spoke to Andre the last couple weeks on the phone, and we decided to get together in Paris. So he’s gonna be there. …

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Sachin Tendulkar holds special screening for armed forces

Honorary Group Captain Sachin Tendulkar (left) with Armed Force Personnel prior to the screening of the movie ‘Sachin: A Billion Dreams’ at Air Force Auditorium in New Delhi on Saturday. Pic/PTI Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar conducted a special screening of the much-awaited film on his life, ‘Sachin A Billion Dreams’ …

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Svitolina shocks Halep to clinch title

Prev Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina poses with the Italian Open trophy after beating Simona Halep in Rome yesterday. Pic/AFP Elina Svitolina completed a stunning comeback to win the Italian Open and claim a WTA Tour-leading fourth title of the year. The Ukrainian came from behind to beat World No. 4 Simona …

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James Anderson suffers groin injury

Prev James Anderson England spearhead James Anderson missed the whole of Saturday’s play in Lancashire’s Roses clash with Yorkshire because of a groin injury and may take no further part in the match. Anderson, England’s all-time leading wicket-taker in Tests, has not been in action at Old Trafford since limping …

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