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Ashwin, Vihari heroics help India secure draw in thriller at SCG

Ashwin, Vihari heroics help India secure draw in thriller at SCG. Hanuma Vihari and Ravichandran Ashwin batted out the entire evening session on day five to eke out a memorable draw against Australia in third Test in Sydney on Monday. Vihari (23 not out off 161) and Ashwin (39 not out off 128), who got… Continue reading Ashwin, Vihari heroics help India secure draw in thriller at SCG

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Dipa Karmakar is ‘inspiration’ for youngsters, says Tendulkar at Gymnast’s autobiography launch

Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday unveiled a biography on Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar titled 'The Small Wonder' at an event in Mumbai. The book, which comes with inputs from her coach Bishweshwar Nandi, chronicles the life of Karmakar from Agartala to becoming a world-famous gymnast, who finished fourth in the finals of the… Continue reading Dipa Karmakar is ‘inspiration’ for youngsters, says Tendulkar at Gymnast’s autobiography launch

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India break 71-year drought with 2-1 series win in Australia

Seventy-one years of holding their breath and India can finally exhale. They now have a Test series win in Australia, a country that's ransacked their dignity like no other. And every digital-age argument, that stood debunked in the middle of India's perpetual malaise Down Under, will now find a new lease of life on social… Continue reading India break 71-year drought with 2-1 series win in Australia