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India win Dharamsala Test, series against Australia

Dharamsala, March 28 (News India)- A clinical India On Tuesday regained the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, beating Australia by eight wickets in the deciding fourth Test at the HPCA stadium here to clinch one of the most controversial and hard-fought bilateral contests in recent times. It was India’s seventh Test series win in a row, continuing the […]

Lyon's eight-for floors India in 2nd Test

Off-spinner Nathan Lyon claimed a career-best haul of eight wickets to help Australia bowl out India for a paltry 189 and take opening day honours in the second Test in Bangalore on Saturday. Scorecard Lyon, whose figures of 8-50 became the best by a visiting bowler on Indian soil, wreaked havoc in the final session […]

India eves qualify for ICC World Cup

Colombo, Feb 17 (News India)- India produced an all-round performance to thrash Bangladesh by nine wickets to qualify for the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 here today. Opting to bowl in a Super Six game of the ongoing ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier, the Indian eves restricted Bangladesh to a paltry 155/8 in 50 overs, […]

Grant Hackett

Melbourne, Feb 16 (News India)- Australian swimming great Grant Hackett has been found safe and sound after being reported missing on Thursday, the triple Olympics champion’s father Neville said. Hackett, who has struggled with drug and alcohol problems away from the pool, was detained by Gold Coast police on Wednesday after his parents reported he […]

Kings XI Punjab appoint Satish Menon as CEO

New Delhi, Feb 8 (News India)- Kings XI Punjab have appointed Satish Menon as Chief Executive Officer and Rajeev Khanna as the Chief Operating Officer of the franchise for the upcoming season of Indian Premiere League (IPL). Menon is a veteran in the media business with a cumulative experience of 35 years comprising print, television […]