India’s proficiency under test in England

Ravi Nyayapati  The ICC Champions Trophy is scheduled to begin today (June 1, 2017), hosted by England and Wales. It is a One-Day International (ODI) Cricket Tournament organised by the International Cricket Council (ICC), second in significance only to the Cricket World Cup. The idea behind its launch in 2002 was to bring together the top eight teams biannually, over a knock-out tournament. Over its course of…

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Teenager aims high at World Cup Youth Soccer

Source: FIFA.com –  Eighteen-year-old Sarpreet Singh from Auckland is in South Korea to participate in the FIFA World Cup Under 20 matches. The following is a report that appeared in FIFA.com New Zealand Youth International Sarpreet Singh was an impressionable ten-year-old when Winston Reid scored a famous last-gasp equaliser against Slovakia to earn the All Whites their first-ever point at…

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Centenarian wins hearts and gold in Auckland

World Masters Games attract 15,000 competitors Apurv Shukla –  When Centenarian Mann Kaur won the 100 metres run at the Trust Arena Stadium in Waitakere on Monday, April 24, 2017, nobody looked at the time. Watching the 101-years-old sprinter from India do the distance with sheer enthusiasm and determination was not only energising but also inspiring. For the record, she…

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