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    It’s appreciate-all for India at CWG, claims Rudraneil Sengupta

    Mirabai Chanu was a star the instant she received India a silver medal on the opening day of the Tokyo Olympics. With every day given that, the evidence of just how fantastic she is, as an athlete and a person, has been piling up. A single of the first things Chanu did just after returning from Tokyo was accept the help that truck motorists from her village in Manipur gave her when she first started out out as a weightlifter, supplying her absolutely free rides to her schooling centre a lot more than 25 km from her dwelling. She organised a enormous feast for them, serving the food herself, tears…

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    Henrik Stenson completes winning LIV Golf Invitational Series debut after being stripped of Ryder Cup captaincy

    Stenson earned $4m (£3.28m) for his two-shot victory, plus an additional also earned $375,000 (£308,000) as part of the Majesticks team – along with Lee Westwood, Ian Poulter and Sam Horsfield – which finished second in the team competition. Last Updated: 01/08/22 8:11am Henrik Stenson claimed a two-shot victory in the third LIV Golf Invitational Series event Henrik Stenson responded to being stripped of the Ryder Cup captaincy by earning bumper payday and completing a winning LIV Golf Invitational Series debut in Bedminster. Stenson, who was removed from the role of Europe’s next Ryder Cup captain after committing to the Greg Norman-fronted rival tour, posted a two-under 69 at Trump…

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    Will India’s new T20 equipment spring a different surprise in St Kitts?

    India’s T20 machine is purring yet again. All the converse coming from within the workforce – from the coach to the captain to the players – is that they have not finished significantly various. But it is quite apparent that the early exit from final year’s T20 World Cup has led to some kind of a revolution. From becoming a group that thoroughly relied on their large negative top rated three – to the level that Virat Kohli once straight up lolled at the prospect of at any time dropping Rohit Sharma – India are now entrance-loading their finishers just to shake factors up a bit. Rishabh Pant has had…

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    Rohit ‘okay with odd failure’ as India ramp up the run fee

    India are prepared to embrace the “odd failure” in their quest to ramp up the run charge across phases of a match, in the guide-up to the T20 Planet Cup, their captain Rohit Sharma has stated following profitable the initial T20I in opposition to West Indies. “We want to test specific things when we bat in the initial 6 overs, when we bat in the center overs, and how we finish off the game titles,” Rohit mentioned immediately after India’s 68-operate victory. “So, there are 3 aspects of the video game we want to check out to enhance, and how we can get the best out of each individual participant.…

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    West Indies boosted by Hetmyer’s return as India glance to high-quality-tune T20I approach

    Huge photograph Go about ODI cricket, the new dying structure of the recreation. Welcome, T20Is, the koolest kid on the block, a lot more so in a T20 World Cup yr. With the worldwide tournament in Australia fewer than a few months away, this five-match T20I series offers a massive option for West Indies and India to organization up their options. Soon after failing to qualify for the knockouts of the 2021 edition, India altered their batting template. This year, they have scored at a level of 9.45 for every more than. If you leave aside 2013, when they performed just 1 T20I, this is their most effective scoring amount…

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    Sean Crocker shoots course-record 63 to lead Hero Open after day one

    Crocker later admitted nine missed cuts earlier this season had been “mentally the toughest thing I’ve gone through”. Last Updated: 28/07/22 9:46pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Watch the highlights from day two of the Hero Open from Fairmont St Andrews. Watch the highlights from day two of the Hero Open from Fairmont St Andrews. America’s Sean Crocker carded a course-record 63 to top the leaderboard after a day of remarkably low scoring in the Hero Open. Crocker recorded an eagle and eight birdies at Fairmont St Andrews to finish nine under par, a shot ahead of a five-strong group which included England’s Ashley Chesters…

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    ICC plays down threat to one-day format after criticism of ‘unsustainable’ schedule

    There has been speculation that a reduction in the 50-over format would be used to make the cricket calendar more sustainable; England Test captain Ben Stokes retired from ODI cricket earlier this month due to the intensity of the schedule Last Updated: 27/07/22 2:10pm Ben Stokes retired from the one day format and blamed his decision on the “unsustainable” schedule. The governing International Cricket Council (ICC) played down threats to the game’s 50-overs format on Wednesday and said a “healthy” number of one-day internationals will be played in the 2023-27 cycle. The proliferation of lucrative domestic T20 leagues have cramped up cricket’s already-strained calendar. The congested cricketing schedule has come…

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    Rahul established to skip T20I leg of West Indies tour way too

    KL Rahul is not likely to vacation to the West Indies for the five-match T20I sequence, as previously anticipated. ESPNcricinfo understands that though the isolation period for Rahul, who experienced examined constructive for Covid-19 previous 7 days, ends right now, he has been advised a person far more week’s relaxation and recuperation by the BCCI’s professional medical pros. Rahul experienced been recovering at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru because undergoing a athletics hernia surgical procedures in late June. He was understood to be a doubt for the T20I leg of the West Indies tour even if he returned the two mandatory adverse checks. Relying on the final result of…

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    Vegas, Orlando, San Antonio to join XFL in ’23

    The XFL’s 2023 community marketplaces will include things like 5 holdover cities and 3 new areas, the league introduced Sunday night time. The 3 newcomers — Las Vegas, Orlando and San Antonio — will sign up for Arlington, Texas Houston St. Louis Seattle and Washington, D.C. The league dropped New York, Los Angeles and Tampa Bay from its lineup individuals marketplaces had the three lowest typical attendance figures throughout the 2020 period, when the XFL final performed. In full, the XFL will have a few teams in Texas. According to field resources, the league has held inner conversations about centralizing weekday tactics in the Dallas region for all 8 teams.…

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    Sneh Rana back again in India squad for Commonwealth Games

    Offspinning allrounder Sneh Rana has built a comeback to the countrywide facet, getting a position in India’s 15-member squad for the Commonwealth Games commencing July 29 in Birmingham. Rana, who returned to the side in 2021 immediately after a 5-12 months gap, experienced been rested for the white-ball tour of Sri Lanka that concluded past 7 days. In an additional shock move, the selectors included Taniya Bhatia as just one of the two wicketkeepers alongside Yastika Bhatia, with Richa Ghosh left out of the principal squad and named as one particular of the a few standby gamers. Taniya’s final T20I appearance was the World Cup remaining in opposition to Australia…