Amit Banerjee
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IPL 2021: Hosting remaining games a real challenge, says Rajasthan Royals owner Manoj Badale

Rajasthan Royals owner Manoj Badale feels hosting the remaining games of the season will be a "real challenge" given the strain of a packed calendar among other factors.

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IPL 2021 Sunrisers Hyderabad preview: Bhuvneshwar Kumar's return, valuable additions make ‘Orange Army’ exciting proposition

The ever-consistent Sunrisers Hyderabad, who had reached the second qualifier of IPL 2020, once again start among the title favourites this season.

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India vs England: Rohit Sharma rubbishes criticism of Motera pitch, blames batters for poor shot selection

India opener Rohit Sharma, who scored 66 and an unbeaten 25 in third Test against England, said handling spin on the Motera surface ultimately came down to the batters' intent and application at the crease.

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India vs England: Visitors' Jack Leach describes series as opportunity to test themselves against world's best side

England left-arm spinner Jack Leach spoke to the press ahead of the first match of the four-Test series against India starting Friday, 5 February.

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WWE Superstar Spectacle: Jinder Mahal promises 'best version of Modern Day Maharaja' in Republic Day special event

And after hitting another major roadblock in his career, this time in the form of a knee surgery that has put him out of action for well more than a year, Mahal prepares for another comeback into the company.

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WWE Superstar Spectacle will put India at the forefront of the world, say 'Bollywood Boyz' Sunil and Samir Singh

The Superstar Spectacle is a first of it's kind two-hour special event by WWE produced exclusively for India, with a host of Indian talent in action against a variety of superstars from the main rosters of the various brands.

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The Sports School unveils National Scholarship Programme; Rohan Bopanna, Robin Uthappa to mentor budding athletes

The Bengaluru-based institution made the announcement in a press conference that was attended by top athletes Rohan Bopanna, Robin Uthappa.

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Airtel Delhi Half Marathon: We had to take a leap of faith, says Procam International's Vivek Singh on hosting race during pandemic

The 2020 edition of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon took place on 29 November despite the worsening COVID-19 situation in the national capital.

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India vs Australia, ODI series preview: Focus on Dhawan's opening partner, Aussie middle order as Kohli and Co return to action

India, currently ranked second in the 50-over format, begin their tour of Australia with a three-match ODI series starting 27 November in Sydney.

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ISL 2020-21, Hyderabad FC Preview: New-look Nizams hope to bury ghosts of dismal debut season

Hyderabad FC got off to a disappointing start in the Indian Super League with a dismal 10th-place finish in their debut season, but will hope to bounce back with new coach Manuel Marquez and a host of new signings.

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IPL 2020: RR's Yashasvi Jaiswal, RCB's Josh Philippe and other newcomers to watch out for this year

IPL 2020 will feature some fresh faces, some of whom are already the talk of the town thanks to their performances in in the BBL, the U-19 World Cup, etc.

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IPL 2020 Sunrisers Hyderabad preview: Consistent and well-rounded SRH begin new era under Trevor Bayliss

David Warner will be joining forces with the new coach at the helm in Trevor Bayliss in IPL 2020 as the Sunrisers Hyderabad, one of the most consistent franchises in IPL history, eye their second title.

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IPL 2020: Tom Banton, Rishabh Pant and other players for whom 13th edition will be crucial

The upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be an opportunity for several players to impress their national selectors and salvage their international careers in the build-up to the ICC T20 World Cup in India next year.

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My First IPL Match: Subramaniam Badrinath relives CSK debut, says partnership with Michael Hussey gave him a lot of confidence

Subramaniam Badrinath cracked an unbeaten 31 off 14 balls to forge an unbroken 73-run stand with Michael Hussey in CSK's first ever match in the IPL.

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CPL 2020: St Lucia Zouks' Roston Chase says bio-bubble in Caribbean more stringent than England

St Lucia Zouks spin-bowling all-rounder Roston Chase compares the bio-bubble setup in England and the one currently in place for the 2020 edition of the Caribbean Premier League.

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WWE legend Paul 'Triple H' Levesque confident of 'ThunderDome' concept's success in Summerslam weekend

Triple H, who currently serves in an executive role in the WWE, sheds light on how the 'ThunderDome' at Orlando's Amway Center will bring back the energy levels from the pre-COVID days.

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England vs Ireland: ‘You always want to beat England,' visiting captain Andy Balbirnie on rivalry between neighbours

Ahead of their three-match one-day series against England, Ireland captain Andy Balbirnie talks about his team's rivalry with their neighbours, the respect that Irish cricketers have for England captain Eoin Morgan and more.

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MLB India's representatives discuss ‘holiday-like’ cheer around baseball’s return, talk about league’s roadmap in country

Major League Baseball's (MLB) India representatives Ryo Takahashi and David Palese talk about the league's return to action and describe their journey since entering the cricket-mad nation in July 2019.