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McGregor tops Forbes’ highest-paid athletes list; Messi, Ronaldo follow

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Irish MMA fighter Conor McGregor was the world's highest-paid athlete over the last year ahead of soccer players Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, according to the annual Forbes list released on Wednesday.During the 12-month period ending May 1, 2021,...

Avesh Khan, on top of his game after IPL 2021

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Before every IPL, Avesh Khan pays a visit to the MRF Pace Foundation. Here, he hones his skill, trains hard and settles into a good bowling groove. This year was a breakout season for the 24-year-old Avesh in the Indian...

Mateu Lahoz appointed referee for 2021 Champions League final

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Spanish referee Antonio Mateu Lahoz will take charge of his first Champions League final when Chelsea faces Manchester City on May 29, UEFA said on Wednesday.The 44-year-old served as a fourth official at the 2019 final between Liverpool and...

Stokes says he could be unavailable for the IPL when it restarts

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England's premier all-rounder Ben Stokes hinted that he won't be available for the currently-suspended Indian Premier League this year even if he is fit to return to competitive cricket after recovering from his finger surgery.Stokes sustained a fractured finger...

V. Chandrasekhar, the master of forehand drives and topspins

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V. Chandrashekhar had a career that promised much. By the time he was 27, he held a Commonwealth championship bronze medal and three National titles. These were the days, in the mid-1980s, when it was believed Indians matured late...

Portugal to let fans attend final set of top-flight games

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Portuguese football fans will be able to attend top-flight matches in the final round of fixtures this season, organisers said on Wednesday, as the country gears up to host the Champions League final later this month.A statement from the...

Raman, Powar, Kanitkar, Ratra interviewed for India women’s head coach job

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The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)’s Cricket Advisory Committee interviewed four candidates - W.V. Raman, Ramesh Powar, Hrishikesh Kanitkar and Ajay Ratra - for the India women's team head coach job on Wednesday.Sportstar understands that a total...

Indian shooting contingent reaches Zagreb for Tokyo 2020 preparations

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The Indian shooting team, in quest of Olympic preparation, was given a warm welcome in Zagreb, Croatia, as it landed at 2am local time, in a 180-seater SpiceJet chartered flight, on Wednesday.The 13 shooters, seven coaches, five physios and...