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Ishuk faces Abhishek in final today

Ishuk Choudhary today entered the final of the ongoing 6-Ball Red (prize money) Snooker Tournament, organised by the J&K Billiards and Snooker Association at Billiards Hall, MA Stadium, here. Now, Ishuk shall take on young opponent in Abhishek Pathania in the final scheduled for tomorrow at 3.30 pm. The title clash shall be followed by

Lebron James withdraws from Rio-2016 Olympics

LeBron James has decided to withdraw from US Olympic basketball team consideration for the Rio Games in order to get some rest, the cleveland.com website reported on Thursday. James, who led the Cavaliers to victory over the Golden State Warriors in a seven-game NBA Finals series, became the latest in a string of NBA players

Anil Kumble named new Indian Cricket team coach

Anil Kumble was appointed as new India cricket team coach by BCCI president Anurag Thakur after his name was recommended by cricket advisory committee members Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman. He will take over the role for a period of one year. Initially the members sought more time to confer but that timeline

Chile return to Copa America final with 2-0 win over Colombia in semis

Charles Aranguiz and Jose Pedro Feunzalida scored in the first half and defending champion Chile returned to the Copa America championship with a soggy 2-0 victory over Colombia on Wednesday night. Led by Claudio Bravo’s stellar effort in goal, Chile earned its fourth straight win since a 2-1 loss to top-ranked Argentina in their Group

Indian Cricket gets ready to go pink, says Harsha Bhogle

The pink ball seems to have passed its first challenge in India. And that is excellent. As I have often argued, even though it is possibly sometime in the distance, it could be the future of test cricket. It is a form of the game that is difficult to sustain with changing lifestyles, preferences and

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