Feels like winning a Grammy or a FIFA award, says Anju Bobby George

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Life was a big struggle for young Shaili Singh at her home in Jhansi a few years ago. She was raised by her mother, a single parent and a tailor, and every day appeared to arrive with a new...

Tottenham job is ‘the biggest challenge for me’, admits Antonio Conte

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Antonio Conte said being Tottenham Hotspur manager is the biggest challenge of his career so far and that the club is paying the price for letting standards slip over the years.Tottenham, which is ninth in the Premier League, has...

Kohli: Confident there will be clarity soon on India’s tour of South Africa

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The suspense over India’s tour of South Africa continues, with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) yet to take a call on the fate of the tour.While several sources in the Board have indicated that they...

Marseille condemns remarks aimed at Troyes’ South Korean striker

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Olympique de Marseille said it condemned remarks aimed at Troyes' South Korean striker Suk Hyun-jun during its 1-0 Ligue 1 win at the Stade Velodrome last weekend.The match was played behind closed doors but Troyes alleged on Tuesday that...

India vs New Zealand 2nd Test: Wriddhiman Saha is fit, states Virat Kohli

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Wriddhiman Saha will be available for selection for the second Test between India and New Zealand, which begins at the Wankhede Stadium on Friday. Addressing the media on the eve of the fixture, India captain Virat Kohli revealed that...

Satwik, Chirag pull out of BWF World Tour Finals

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India’s Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty were forced to withdraw from men’s doubles in the ongoing BWF World Tour Finals after Rankireddy complained of knee pain.Satwik and Chirag had lost 21-16, 21-5 to Denmark’s Kim Astrup and Anders Skaarup...

Sydney to host 2023 Women’s World Cup final

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Sydney will host the 2023 Women’s World Cup final at Stadium Australia on August 20, while co-host New Zealand will kick off the tournament at Auckland’s Eden Park on July 20, world governing body FIFA said.Both Stadium Australia and...

India trains indoors, New Zealand calls off training due to wet outfield

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As the groundsmen at the Wankhede Stadium worked on war-footing to get the pitch ready for the second Test, the Indian team went in for a training session at the Mumbai Cricket Association’s Bandra-Kurla Complex indoor facility on Thursday.With...

BWF World Tour Finals: Srikanth, Ponappa-Sikki Reddy suffer defeats

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India's Kidambi Srikanth jeopardised his chances of making it to the knockout stage of the BWF World Tour Finals after losing to Thailand's Kunlavut Vitidsarn in straight games in his second Group B match here on Thursday.World number 14...

Thompson-Herah, Warholm named athletes of the year

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Jamaican Elaine Thompson-Herah and Norway's Karsten Warholm were crowned world athletes of the year on Wednesday after both produced astonishing, ground-breaking performances at the Olympic Games and beyond.Thompson-Herah became the first woman to win back to back Olympic sprint...