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17th Sindh Games kick off in Karachi | Sports

Photo: Geo News KARACHI: The 17th edition of the Sindh Games kicked off in Karachi, with the hosts taking the first gold medal on the opening day of the games.  In the 5,000 meter race, Karachi’s Arbab Tanoli bagged a gold, while Sukkar’s Mohib Ullah took silver and Hyderabad’s Ahmed …

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Pothas quits as Sri Lanka fielding coach

The islanders did however record a 2-0 Test series win over Pakistan last year in the United Arab Emirates Nic Pothas. Pic/AFP South African Nic Pothas has ended his coaching contract with Sri Lanka to spend time with his young family, the island nation’s cricket board said Tuesday. The 44-year-old …

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Pacer Ishant Sharma claims five on county debut

The Sussex speedster claimed 3-53 in the first innings, and bagged 2-16 in the second essay in the drawn match against Warwickshire Ishant Sharma Pacer Ishant Sharma began his preparations for India’s upcoming tour of England by claiming five wickets on his English county debut. The Sussex speedster claimed 3-53 …

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Ibrahimovic drops World Cup hint | Sports

Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Photo: AFP Swedish star Zlatan Ibrahimovic has hinted that he hopes to feature at this year’s World Cup, teasing fans that he could come out of retirement to play in Russia. In an appearance on ABC television’s late-night Jimmy Kimmel show on Tuesday, the former Sweden striker said …

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BCCI on RTI ambit: Let’s wait and watch

The Law Commission in its report noted that BCCI falls under the definition of a public authority, which has received substantial financing from governments Representational Image The BCCI top brass is not perturbed by Law Commission’s recommendation of bringing the richest sporting body of the country under the Right To …

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