India-Pakistan

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India To Play Asia Cup 2023 In Pakistan, Says BCCI Source

Amid the news of Pakistan hosting the 2023 Asia Cup, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has also mentioned that it is on the agenda, but only if governments say ‘yes’ to that. However, the BCCI has denied any bilateral series against Pakistan in their future tour plan. Notably, since 2013, both of them have played each other during multi-nation or ICC events.

Fri, 14 Oct 2022 - 07:20 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Asia Cup 2023, Pakistan-India, BCCI, Govt of India, sports

Indian Deaf Cricket Team

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Indian Deaf Cricket Association Wins DICC T20 Trophy In UAE

The Indian Deaf Cricket Team won the tournament with 141 runs and maintained an excellent record after defeating the South African team, by 39 runs. In the final match, the Indian Cricket Team won the match and secured the DICC T20 Trophy, at Malek Stadium at Ajman, the United Arab Emirates. Moreover, this was a special match, as it was first time Indian Deaf Cricket played International after the pandemic.

Mon, 10 Oct 2022 - 11:21 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian Deaf Team, T20 Tournament, South Africa, Indian Cricket, sports

Courtesy: ANI

Indian Squad For ICC t20 World Cup

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Team India Squad Led By Rohit Sharma Leaves For Australia ICC T20 World Cup

The Indian cricket squad, led by Rohit Sharma, left for Australia on morning of October 6, for the upcoming ICC Men's T20 World Cup. Notably, the ICC Men's T20 World Cup is set to begin in Australia, from October 16.  The BCCI social media accounts posted a picture of the Team India contingent departing for Australia and captioned it "Picture perfect, let's do this #TeamIndia. @cricketworldcup here we come," 

Thu, 06 Oct 2022 - 05:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: BCCI, sports, Rohit Sharma Squad, Australia, T20 World Cup

Football Match Violence

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Indonesia Football Stampede Death Toll Rises To 174

The death toll in the Indonesia football match stampede incident rose to 174, confirmed the concerned authority on October 2. Notably, a stampede and violent incident occurred during a football match in Indonesia, resulting in killing of over 170 people.supporters of the local Javanese clubs Arema and Persebaya Surabaya clashed after the former was defeated 3-2 at a match in Malang Regency, in Indonesia's East Java region.

Sun, 02 Oct 2022 - 01:37 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indonesia, Football Match Violence, Killings, officials, sports

Jasprit Bumrah

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Jasprit Bumrah Ruled Out Of T20 World Cup Amid Back Injury

India's pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah was ruled out of the T20-World Cup due to a back stress fracture, confirmed sources on September 29.  Absence of Bumrah from the tour will be a massive blow to team's chances at the ICC flagship event starting from November in Australia. "Bumrah has a serious back condition. It's a stress fracture and he could be out for a period of six-months," said BCCI official.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 05:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jasprit Bumrah, sports, icc t20 world cup, back injury, BCCI

Mohammed Shami

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Indian Skipper Mohammed Shami Tests Negative For Covid-19

India's star bowler Mohammed Shami tested negative for COVID-19, the pacer announced on his Instagram account on September 28. The fast bowler had tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of India's T20I series against Australia and was subsequently ruled out of the series.  Umesh Yadav was called in the squad as Shami's replacement. Moreover, Shami has also been ruled out of the South Africa T20Is.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 - 06:46 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mohammed Shami, Indian Cricketer, Covid-19, pandemic, sports

BCCI Sourav Ganguly

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BCCI Elections Scheduled On October 18, Confirms Official

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) elections and Annual General Meeting are reported to be held on October 18.  A BCCI official, who wished to by anonymous said, “There is no intimation as yet, but the top bosses have informed the state associations about the elections in Mumbai on October 18.” Furthermore, after the Supreme Court approval, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly will continue for another term.

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 08:37 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: BCCI, Sourav Ganguly, Elections, sports, Cricket

Magnus Carlsen

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Magnus Carlsen Resigns, Turn Off Camera From Live Chess Match

Shortly after making his first move, world champion Magnus Carlsen resigned from an online chess match against fellow grandmaster Hans Niemann. On September 20, the pair were playing in the Julius Baer Generation Cup when Carlsen turned off his screen and left the match without explanation. "We're going to try and get an update on this," said commentator Tania Sachdev in a live broadcast of the match on chess24.

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 12:51 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Chess Match, Magnus Carlsen, resigns, live match, sports

Carlos Alcaraz

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Teenager Carlos Alcaraz Wins US Open Finals, Becomes World's Number 1

In the U.S. Open final held on September 11, Spanish teenager Carlos Alcaraz defeated Norway's Casper Ruud 6-4 2-6 7-6(1) 6-3 to win his first Grand Slam championship. After winning this game, the player became on the top of the world player list for the first time. Alcaraz, 19, after winning embraced Ruud at the net and is world's number one.

Mon, 12 Sep 2022 - 05:53 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: US Open Finals, Teenager, Carlos Alcaraz, sports, World Number 1, Top Player

KL Rahul- Athiya Shetty

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KL Rahul-Athiya Shetty Likely To Tie Knot In January Next Year

A BCCI source, who wished to be anonymous revealed about wedding plans of Bollywood actress Athiya Shetty and KL Rahul. "KL informed me a few days back that he will marry Athiya next year. After that, a close family member from the girl's side also told me the same," said the BCCI source. The cricketer and actress Shetty are said to be dating for a long time now.

Thu, 08 Sep 2022 - 09:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: athiya Shetty, KL Rahul, Bollywood, sports, Wedding Bells