articles by Kaushal Shukla

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Pro Kabaddi League 2019 Auctions: Restraint set to prevail despite increased purse after last year's big splash

The Pro Kabaddi franchise owners must be smarting after spending Rs 45.93 crore in total to purchase 181 players last season

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Fantasy Premier League, Gameweek 31 tips: Don't waste chips on weekend with low potential; Sadio Mane for captain

Here are the top tips for the depleted Gameweek 33 in the Fantasy Premier League (FPL)

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ISL 2018-19: Bengaluru FC’s winning culture shines through in semi-final triumph over valiant NorthEast United

Bengaluru FC have done it again. Ticket to yet another final is booked and the tradition of winning all semi-finals the club has been a part of in their history continues.

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ISL 2018-19: Bengaluru FC seek ‘special’ Kanteerava night; NorthEast United FC bank on away record to reach maiden final

NorthEast United enter the lion’s den at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium with a 2-1 lead over hosts Bengaluru FC, but that Xisco Hernandez away goal along with injuries to key NorthEast United personnel has the semi-final tie tantalizingly poised ahead of the second leg

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ISL 2018-19: Bengaluru FC coach Carles Cuadrat blasts Indian referees, NorthEast United FC in pre-semi-final rant

Bengaluru FC coach Carles Cuadrat blasts referee MB Santhosh Kumar, who officiated the first leg of their semi-final against NorthEast United, and indirectly accuses NorthEast's players of putting pressure on the referees to get crucial decisions in their favour.

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ISL 2018-19: Spirited NorthEast United force Bengaluru FC to pin hopes on Kanteerava revival in delicately poised semi-final

NorthEast United added a fresh chapter in their remarkable season in the Indian Super League by recording their maiden win over table toppers Bengaluru FC in the first leg of the semi-final tie.

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ISL 2018-19: Favourites Bengaluru FC wary of tricky knockout ties as dogged NorthEast United FC loom

Bengaluru FC are heavy favourites to overcome the Highlanders, but the volatile nature of a two-legged knockout game will keep them on their toes.

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Carabao Cup final showed Maurizio Sarri is Chelsea's man to keep for reasons far beyond his tactical masterclass

Chelsea may not have won the Carabao Cup on Sunday, but the game provided the Blues with enough evidence that Maurizio Sarri is the man to keep for things beyond much beyond his tactical performance.

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Carabao Cup final: Dazzling Manchester City look to kickstart trophy hunt as desperate Chelsea bank on revival of old spirit

On form and stability, Manchester City should be no match for their opponents but Chelsea will pin their hopes on the old habit of making the big days their own.

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FA Cup: Imperfect Chelsea, Manchester United seek validation of renewed approaches in enticing cup tie

When Maurizio Sarri’s Chelsea clash with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s United at Stamford Bridge in a withdrawn FA Cup fifth round tie on Monday, it will all be about validation of their relatively newfound approaches and systems.

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Fantasy Premier League, Gameweek 24 tips: Go for Arsenal, Tottenham players despite poor form; wait on Gonzalo Higuain

Click to read all the best tips, strategies and bargains for Gameweek 24 of the Fantasy Premier League (FPL)

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Premier League: Maurizio Sarri needs to fix Chelsea’s broken system but their feeble stars aren’t free from blame

Chelsea’s system is broken. Teams have worked a way out to stop them from effectively playing their football and so far Sarri has had no answer to counter that

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Premier League: Troubled Arsenal, Chelsea meet with Maurizio Sarri and Unai Emery’s tenures at crossroads

Pivotal is a word that would aptly describe Arsenal's clash with Chelsea at the Emirates stadium on Saturday, not just because the game is a six-pointer for a top-four spot, but because the result of the game could go a far way in setting the tone for the rest of the seasons at the two London clubs.