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Listen: Full script of Episode 173 of Spodcast where we discuss Mi's win over RCB in IPL, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's appointment as full-time Man United boss and more
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Listen: Full script of Episode 173 of Spodcast where we discuss Mi's win over RCB in IPL, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's appointment as full-time Man United boss and more

In this episode of Spodcast, Firstpost's daily news podcast, we discuss Mumbai Indians' thrilling last-ball win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's appointment as full-time Manchester United manager and more.

India Open 2019: Having put gut troubles behind him, HS Prannoy fends off Jan O Jorgensen to enter quarters
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India Open 2019: Having put gut troubles behind him, HS Prannoy fends off Jan O Jorgensen to enter quarters

Still recovering from a terrible gastroesophageal reflux issue, HS Prannoy went past Jan O Jorgensen in three games to book a quarter-final clash against Viktor Axelsen.

India Open 2019: Viktor Axelsen credits strong club system in Denmark for country's success in sport
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India Open 2019: Viktor Axelsen credits strong club system in Denmark for country's success in sport

Danish ace Viktor Axelsen on Thursday credited his country's strong club system for his success after entering the quarter-finals of the India Open badminton

India Open 2019: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth register easy wins to enter quarter-finals; HS Prannoy beats Jan O Jorgensen
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India Open 2019: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth register easy wins to enter quarter-finals; HS Prannoy beats Jan O Jorgensen

Former champions PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth advanced to the quarterfinals after easy wins but the highlight of the day was HS Prannoy's thrilling victory over Denmark's Jan Jorgensen

India Open 2019: Ratchanok Intanon says she is wary of getting injured due to hectic schedule ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics
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India Open 2019: Ratchanok Intanon says she is wary of getting injured due to hectic schedule ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Ratchanok Intanon doesn't want to exert herself too much as she is wary of getting injured in an Olympic qualification year due to the hectic schedule.

India Open 2019: Kidambi Srikanth survives scare against quick-feet Wong Wing Ki Vincent to enter second round
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India Open 2019: Kidambi Srikanth survives scare against quick-feet Wong Wing Ki Vincent to enter second round

Egged by a vociferous home crowd, Kidambi Srikanth overturned an 11-17 deficit in the final game to register a 21-16, 18-21, 21-19 win in 56 minutes.

India Open 2019: Need to reduce unforced errors, play big points well, says Ramchandran Shlok after loss in men's doubles
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India Open 2019: Need to reduce unforced errors, play big points well, says Ramchandran Shlok after loss in men's doubles

"Our defence was a bit off, but we would like to get better on crucial points and learn fast," Shlok said after he and MR Arjun lost their opening round clash.

India Open 2019: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth lead hosts' charge as tournament begins at new venue with higher drift
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India Open 2019: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth lead hosts' charge as tournament begins at new venue with higher drift

The depleted women's field presents an exciting opportunity to PV Sindhu to make up for her string of final losses in 2018, while Kidambi Srikanth will look to end a disappointing, trophy-less run.

India Open 2019: PV Sindhu puts trauma of faltering in crucial finals behind her to lead India's charge on home turf
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India Open 2019: PV Sindhu puts trauma of faltering in crucial finals behind her to lead India's charge on home turf

The absence of Yufei and Saina Nehwal provides an excellent opportunity to Sindhu to go deep in the tournament, though the presence of Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon and China's Beiwen Zhang will keep the 23-year-old on her toes.

Doubles pair Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty pull out of India Open to regain fitness ahead of Tokyo 2020 qualification
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Doubles pair Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty pull out of India Open to regain fitness ahead of Tokyo 2020 qualification

Satwik and Chirag played a vital role in India's maiden team gold at Commonwealth Games, where they also claimed the country's first men's doubles individual silver medal

Saina Nehwal withdraws from India Open after failing to recover from acute gastroenteritis problem
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Saina Nehwal withdraws from India Open after failing to recover from acute gastroenteritis problem

Saina, who turned 29 last Monday, had played through pain during the All England Championships after suffering from an acute gastroenteritis and mild pancreatitis ahead of the tournament.

India's Kavinder Singh Bisht wins gold, Shiva Thapa and three others claim silver at GeeBee Boxing Tournament
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India's Kavinder Singh Bisht wins gold, Shiva Thapa and three others claim silver at GeeBee Boxing Tournament

Kavinder Singh Bisht (56kg) struck gold while Shiva Thapa (60kg) and three others claimed silver medals to end a fine Indian campaign at the 38th GeeBee Boxing Tournament in Helsinki, Finland on Sunday

Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu brings home silver as she loses final to Tai Tzu Ying in straight games
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Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu brings home silver as she loses final to Tai Tzu Ying in straight games

No Indian had ever reached the final of a singles event at the Asian Games before the 23-year-old from Hyderabad, who lost 13-21 16-21 to Chinese Taipei's Tai in just 34 minutes.

Commonwealth Games 2018: PV Sindhu hopes to regain peak fitness in time to lead India's medal rush at Gold Coast
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Commonwealth Games 2018: PV Sindhu hopes to regain peak fitness in time to lead India's medal rush at Gold Coast

PV Sindhu hoped to regain peak fitness before the start of individual events and assured India will return with multiple medals.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Kidambi Srikanth would look to overcome poor start to the year with a medal in Gold Coast
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Kidambi Srikanth would look to overcome poor start to the year with a medal in Gold Coast

Despite the poor start to the year, Srikanth will go into the Commonwealth Games as a strong medal contender.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Mary Kom, Vikas Krishan feature in boxing squad; Gaurav Bidhuri, Shiva Thapa miss out
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Mary Kom, Vikas Krishan feature in boxing squad; Gaurav Bidhuri, Shiva Thapa miss out

World medallists Gaurav Bidhuri and Shiva Thapa were the notable omissions, while the likes of M C Mary Kom and Vikas Krishan were picked in India's boxing squad for the Commonwealth Games, selected for the first time without conventional trials

Swiss Open: India's Sameer Verma prioritises fitness in 2018, says he wants to avoid over training
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Swiss Open: India's Sameer Verma prioritises fitness in 2018, says he wants to avoid over training

Sameer Verma said, ""I just want to stay fit, take care of my body, that is my target. I don't want to think about anything else. I know if I am 100 per cent, performance will come and my ranking will also improve."

Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament: Vikas Krishan, Amit Panghal produce fine performances to storm into finals
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Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament: Vikas Krishan, Amit Panghal produce fine performances to storm into finals

Vikas defeated China's Tuohetaerbieke Tanglatiha in his semifinal contest. The former World Championships bronze-medallist produced another calculated performance, continuing a fine comeback from a hand injury.

All England Open 2018: Viktor Axelsen pulls out of championship due to ankle injury
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All England Open 2018: Viktor Axelsen pulls out of championship due to ankle injury

Recuperating from an ankle injury, world No. 1 Viktor Axelsen has pulled out of the prestigious All England championship scheduled to be held at Birmingham from 14 to 18 March

India's Saurav Ghosal beat Nicolas Mueller to clinch Indian Open squash title
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India's Saurav Ghosal beat Nicolas Mueller to clinch Indian Open squash title

Saurav Ghosal made a brilliant rally in the deciding final game to put it across number two seed Nicolas Mueller and clinch the title in the $35,000 Vedanta Indian Open Squash tournament.