Sunday, April 23, 2017

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Gayle passes 10,000 T20 run mark

Chris Gayle has become the first player to score more than 10,000 runs in Twenty20 cricket. The West Indies batsman reached the landmark during an IPL win for his Royal Challengers Bangalore side over Gujarat Lions, on Tuesday night. Gayle hit 77 off 38 deliveries as Bangalore posted a total ...

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Madrid oust Bayern in Champions League thriller

Real Madrid knocked Bayern Munich out of the Champions League following a thrilling second leg in their quarter-final tie. Despite holding a 2-1 advantage from the first leg, the Spanish side were taken to extra time by their visitors, who were reduced to 10-men late on. Cristiano Ronaldo scored a ...

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9th Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship opens

The 9th Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship has opened in IPIC Arena in Zayed Sports City. Over 7,000 competitors from over 100 countries have descended in the capital to fight for world titles and a prize fund of up to AED 3 million. During the first day, the UAE ...

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Vijay played home season with fractured wrist

Murali Vijay says he played with a broken wrist through part of India’s home season. Out of 13 Tests, the opening batsman only missed the second match with Australia, and was India’s third-highest run-scorer during that run. However, he says he struggled towards the end of the season to deal ...

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Mitchell set to retire from Rugby

Drew Mitchell is set to call time on his 13-year career in Rugby Union. The winger scored 34 tries in 71 appearances for Australia, including 14 across three World Cups. He also helped to lead the Wallabies to the World Cup final in 2015, in which they lost to New ...

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