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Cavani, Mbappe injured as PSG’s problems pile up despite win

Paris Paris Saint-Germain lost star strikers Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappe to injuries on Sunday as the French champions” problems continued to mount despite a 4-0 thrashing of Toulouse. Thomas Tuchel”s men, who lost at Rennes last time out, have seen the start of their season dominated by the Neymar transfer saga. The Brazilian was
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Sri Lanka will tour Pakistan for three ODIs and as many T20s in September-October 2019, while World Test Championship matches have been moved to December. Karachi’s National Stadium will host the ODI series beginning 27 September, while the three T20Is will be played at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore, the first of which will be played on
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North Pacer Ishant Sharma”s spirited effort and reckless batting from the West Indies helped India take control of the first Test on day two here on Friday. The West Indies lost five wickets in the final session to be reeling at 189 for eight in their first innings at stumps, trailing India by 108 runs.
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The World Anti-Doping Agency or WADA has suspended the accreditation of the National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) for six months in what could be a massive blow to anti-doping movement in the country with less than a year left for the Tokyo Olympics. It is understood that National Anti-Doping Agency or NADA can still carry
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Jofra Archer’s incredible rookie year in international cricket continues to earn him praise from all corners, with England mate James Anderson calling the fast bowler’s impact upon arrival unprecedented. In just over three months as an international cricketer, Archer is already a World Cup winner, and played an integral role himself, delivering the Super Over
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Pakistan fast bowler Hasan Ali married Indian national Shamia Arzoo in Dubai on Tuesday. Fans flooded social media with Hasan Ali’s wedding photos and videos within no time. The 25-year-old cricketer had shared a picture of himself on the “last night as a bachelor”. Hasan Ali also shared a video of his “mehndi night” in the
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Viv Richards is looking forward to the two-match Test series between India and the West Indies starting at Antigua on Thursday. He is also excited about getting to see Virat Kohli in action. Richards, who is a panelist on Extraaa Innings on Sony Pictures Sports Network for the series, shares his views with The Hindu in an
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The BCCI has briefed its players on the importance of wearing anti-concussion helmet but left the decision to use neck guard on the cricketers despite growing calls to make it mandatory. Compulsory neck guards on helmets for Australian cricketers are “not far away”, the national team’s sports medicine chief said on Monday after Jofra Archer a snorter
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After his life ban was reduced to seven years, S Sreesanth has set his sights on making a comeback into the Indian team and end his international career on a high. The 36-year-old is hopeful of making a comeback into the Indian Test team and finish his career with 100 wickets. The Board of Control for
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India’s Sai Praneeth and H S Prannoy made convincing starts at the BWF World Championships to advance to the second round here on Monday. Praneeth, ranked 19th, defeated 66th-ranked Jason Anthony Ho-Shue of Canada 21-17, 21-16 in a first round clash lasting 39 minutes. In another men’s singles first round match, world number 30 Prannoy
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