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Kylie Masse wins 100m backstroke world gold in record time

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Canada’s Kylie Masse of Canada stormed to women's 100m backstroke gold in a new world-record time at the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.

India finishes 7th in Youth Commonwealth Games with 11 medals

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The Indian contingent finished an impressive seventh in the recently-concluded 6th Youth Commonwealth Games with a total tally of 11 medals across three disciplines.

Mithali Raj named Captain of ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 team

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She was at her best in the quarter-final against New Zealand in Derby when she scored 109 to enter into the semifinals with a 186-run victory.

HS Prannoy beats Parupalli Kashyap to lift 2017 US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton title

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In the women’s singles category of the tournament, Aya Ohori of Japan won the final by defeating Michelle Li of Canada.

England beats India by 9 runs to lift ICC Women's World Cup 2017

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The 2017 Women's Cricket World Cup was the eleventh edition of the Women's Cricket World Cup, and the third to be held in England after the 1973 and 1993 tournaments.

Harampreet’s unbeaten 171 helped India to dethrone Australia in ICC Women's World Cup

Jul 21, 2017
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Harmanpreet took just 26 balls to move from her half-century to a century. She used just 18 more deliveries to bring up her 150 from 100.

Bharat Arun appointed as Team India’s new bowling coach

Jul 18, 2017
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Bharat Arun was appointed as the new bowling coach of Team India by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on 18 July 2017.

Lewis Hamilton wins 2017 British Grand Prix

Jul 18, 2017
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It is Hamilton’s overall fifth British Grand Prix title after winning it in 2008, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

Kazan and Budapest to host 2022, 2024 FINA Short Course World Swimming Championships

Jul 18, 2017
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On the other hand, the Chinese city of Hangzhou is set to host the Short Course Swimming Championships in 2018, while Abu Dhabi will be the venue in 2020.

Garbine Muguruza beats Venus Williams to clinch Wimbledon Women’s Singles title

Jul 17, 2017
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Muguruza is the second Spanish woman to claim the world’s most important title, joining her current coach Conchita Martinez, who won the title in 1994, on the honour roll.

Roger Federer lifts record 8th Wimbledon title beating Marin Cilic in Men's singles

Jul 17, 2017
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Roger Federer won a record eighth Wimbledon title and became the tournament's oldest champion with a straight-sets victory over Marin Cilic.

Mithali Raj shatters record; becomes first player to score 6000 runs in women’s ODI cricket

Jul 13, 2017
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Mithali overtook Charlotte Edwards (5992) after scoring her 34th run against Australia in Bristol. The 34-year-old reached the landmark in her 183rd ODI, taking 164 innings - 16 less than Edwards.

Ravi Shastri is new coach of Indian Cricket Team

Jul 12, 2017
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The vacancy of head coach for the team propped after Anil Kumble resigned after the Champions Trophy in June 2017 stating that his partnership with India captain Virat Kohli had become "untenable".

Afghanistan batsman Shafiqullah Shafaq scores double century in T20 game

Jul 12, 2017
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Shafaq smashed a laudable 214 innings off just 71 balls including 21 sixes and 16 fours in the Paragon Nangarhar Champion Trophy Twenty20, a local tournament of Afghanistan.

2017 Asian Athletics Championships: India creates history, tops medal tally

Jul 11, 2017
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India showed its best performance ever in the Asian Athletics Championships, clinching a total of 29 medals, including 12 golds.

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas wins 2017 Austrian Grand Prix

Jul 10, 2017
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Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel finished just behind Bottas to grab the second place while Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo finished third in the race.

22nd Asian Athletics Championships: India on day 1 wins two gold in haul of seven medals

Jul 7, 2017
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G Lakhsmanan, a long distance runner, won the second gold for India with a win in men's 5000m race at the athletic meet.

Indian national team rises to 96th in FIFA rankings; second highest ever

Jul 6, 2017
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The rankings were updated following India’s 2-0 win against Nepal in a friendly match. The national team also emerged victorious against Kyrgyzstan in AFC Asian Cup 2019 qualifiers group match held in June 2017.

Karolina Pliskova wins Eastbourne International Women’s Singles title

Jul 3, 2017
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The win at the United Kingdom's Eastbourne tournament is Pliskova's ninth career title.

Google Doodle Celebrates 140 years of Wimbledon Championship

Jul 3, 2017
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Google has rolled out a new doodle commemorating the 140th anniversary of the world’s oldest tennis tournament, Wimbledon Championship.

Novak Djokovic clinches Eastbourne International Men’s Singles title

Jul 3, 2017
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Karolína Plíšková is the winner of the Women’s Singles title.

Germany beats Chile to win 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup

Jul 3, 2017
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The tournament was held in Russia as a prelude to the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Kidambi Srikanth re-enters top 10 of BWF men’s rankings

Jun 29, 2017
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India's ace shuttler Kidambi Srikanth has re-entered the top ten of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) men's singles rankings for the first time in ten months.

Lasith Malinga gets one-year ban, fined for media remarks

Jun 28, 2017
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Sri Lankan fast bowler, Lasith Malinga has been handed over a suspension ban of six months after a disciplinary inquiry found him guilty of breaching his contract.

 

Roger Federer defeats Alexander Zverev to lift ninth Halle Open title

Jun 28, 2017
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The final took place at the Gerry Weber Stadion in Halle, Germany.

Dhanraj Pillay to get East Bengal football club's highest honour

Jun 27, 2017
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Former Indian hockey captain, Dhanraj Pillay would be conferred East Bengal football club's highest honour - Bharat Gaurav -at its foundation day ceremony on 1 August.

 

Srinivas Gokulnath becomes 1st Indian to finish Race Across America in solo category

Jun 27, 2017
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Two Indians from Maharashtra, Srinivas Gokulnath and Amit Samarth created history by becoming the first from the country to complete the 4900 km long Race Across America (RAAM) in the solo category.

Kidambi Srikanth beats Chen Long to win 2017 Australian Open

Jun 27, 2017
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Srikanth defeated Olympic champion Chen Long 22-20, 21-16 to clinch the Sydney crown.

Intel partners with International Olympic Committee

Jun 22, 2017
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The first Olympic Games activation will take place at the Olympic Winter Games Pyeongchang 2018 in South Korea in February 2018. The Intel technology will provide real-time virtual reality viewing of the Olympic Winter Games.

Anil Kumble resigns as head coach of Indian Cricket team

Jun 21, 2017
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According to Kumble’s tweet following his resignation, Kohli had “reservations” about the coach’s style and role, which helped him to make a mind to resign from the post.

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