Indigo Flight

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Lucknow Bound Indigo Flight Diverted To Karachi Over Medical Emergency

Sharjah-Lucknow Indigo flight made an emergency landing in Pakistan's Karachi on March 2 after a 67-year-old passenger Habib ur Rehman fell sick. Reportedly, the Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority had granted landing permission to the captain on humanitarian grounds. However, after a 5 AM landing, the medical crew, unfortunately, found the passenger already dead. Later, after fulfilling all due formalities, the flight then left for Ahmedabad… read-more

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 06:15 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: IndiGo, IndiGo Airlines, Sharjah, Karachi, Pakistan, Lucknow, 6e1412, medical emergency

Courtesy: Outlook

Sushma Verma striking the ball

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Women's T20 Challenge: Velocity Beat Supernova In Opener; Sune Luus Shines

Mithali Raj's Velocity registered a 5-wicket win against Harmanpreet Kaur’s Supernova in the inaugural match of the first-ever Women’s T20 Challenge on November 4. Chasing a target of 127, Velocity had a poor start and lost the opener Danielle Wyatt for a golden duck. Its top-order stumbled with skipper Mithali too failing to score. However, a 51-run partnership between Sushma Verma and South African Sune Luus thrust the struggling Velocity… read-more

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 08:00 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Womens T20 Challenge, Sharjah, IPL 2020, T20, Sune Luus, Harmanpreet Kaur, Mithali Raj, Velocity, Supernova

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive

Kings XI Punjab

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Punjab Ends Losing Streak After Beating Bangalore In Last-ball Thriller

Kings XI Punjab bagged its second victory in the IPL 2020 after defeating Royal Challengers Bangalore in 31st match of the tournament. Interestingly, Punjab's both the victories came against the same team. RCB chose batting after winning the toss but things went awry owing to too many experiences in batting… read-more

Fri, 16 Oct 2020 - 12:59 AM / by Ujjwal Panchariya

Tags: IPL, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kings XI Punjab, Sharjah

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive

Kohli and De Villiers on the crease

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Bangalore Thumps Kolkata As De Villiers' Blitz Crushes Knights Bowler Royally

With probably the best team combination since its journey, Royal Challengers Bangalore ousted Kolkata Knight Riders in the latest encounter of the IPL 2020 on October 12. Batting first after winning the toss, RCB openers put a sound platform for its big guns to explode later in the inning at the smaller ground of Sharjah. Picking up from 16th over, AB de Villiers went after the KKR bowlers tigerishly and scored 73 runs off just 33 balls while… read-more

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 09:52 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: IPL 2020, Royal Challenges Bangalore, Kolkata Knight Riders, AB De Villiers, Yuzvendra Singh Chahal, Washington Sundar, Dinesh Kartik, Sharjah, UAE

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive

Mumbai Indians

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Mumbai Indians Defeat Sunrisers Hyderabad; Quinton De Kock Shines

Defending IPL Champion Mumbai Indians had a perfect Sunday, beating Sunrisers Hyderabad by 34 runs. With wicket-keeper Quinton de Kock back in form, Mumbai can cheer more. He scored 67 off just 39 balls, and gave Mumbai a decent start to put a huge total of 208 runs. Batting first, Mumbai lost the wicket of skipper… read-more

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 09:09 AM / by Ujjwal Panchariya

Tags: IPL, Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Sharjah

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive

Women's Cricket

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BCCI Likely To Conduct Women's T20 Challenge From November 4 In Dubai

Sources from the BCCI have revealed that the 'Women's T20 Challenge' will be conducted from November 4 to November 9 in Sharjah, Dubai. A total of four matches will be scheduled according to the round-robin format for the three teams participating in the tournament. Reportedly, the players will reach the UAE in the second week of October, and will undergo a six-day quarantine on arrival.

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 - 11:49 PM / by Dharshana Vijayan

Tags: Womens Cricket, BCCI, IPL, Sharjah

Courtesy: Sportstar

MS Dhoni hiitng a six

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IPL 2020: Dhoni Gifts Souvenir to Man by His 92-metre six

That was the luckiest souvenir in COVID-19 time, said commentators after a man picked up the ball, which was hit by MS Dhoni that landed in the middle of the road, and walked away. Commentators expressed, once the man will come to know about the person behind this shot, he will keep it for all of his life. The jolly incident happened during the IPL encounter between Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals. Chasing a target of 217 runs,… read-more

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 01:41 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: MS DHONI, Sharjah, IPL 2020, Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive

New Jersey of Rajasthan Royals

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Rajasthan Royals IPL 2020 Team Jersey Brings Awareness on Menstruation

IPL is not just a cricket tournament, it is a different set of market also. The overcrowding sponsors' logos on teams' jerseys have turned the players into moving billboards. However, interesting sponsors have always made a fuss. Aimed at empowering and educating people about health and hygiene, this IPL has sponsors ranging from condoms to sanitary pad brands. In this chain, Rajasthan Royals kicked off the IPL 2020 with sporting ‘Niine’, … read-more

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 01:08 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: IPL 2020, Sharjah, Rajasthan Royals, Chennai Super Kings, Menstruation, Sanitary Napkins

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive

Sourav Ganguly with dignitaries at Sharjah

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IPL 2020: Saurav Ganguly Reviews IPL Preparations in Sharjah Cricket Stadium

On September 15, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly visited the Sharjah Cricket Stadium to review the preparations for the IPL 2020. The Sharjah Stadium is one among the three venues for the IPL event hosting. Ganguly posted a picture and wrote "Famous Sharjah stadium all set to host IPL 2020".… read-more

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 03:47 PM / by Dharshana Vijayan

Tags: IPL, Sourav Ganguly, Sharjah, UAE

Courtesy: NDTV sports