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BCCI grows richer with new deal

MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Wednesday it will earn 58% more per match for the next four years as Paytm retained the title sponsorship rights for international and domestic matches, underlining the game’s undiminished popularity in the country. Cricketers are the highest profile …

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BBL teams target Shaheen, Hasnain and Faheem for this season

KARACHI: Various Big Bash teams from Australia have approached young and sensational Pakistani fast bowlers Shaheen Shah Afridi and Mohammad Hasnain to play this season. All-rounder Faheem Ashraf is also on radar of the Big Bash team and the player is waiting for the Pakistan Cricket Board’s nod to confirm …

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Liverpool win Super Cup after penalty shootout

ISTANBUL: Champions League winners Liverpool won the Super Cup 5-4 on penalties against Chelsea on Wednesday after the game ended 2-2 following extra-time. With the first nine penalties, all converted, Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham saw his effort blocked by the legs of Liverpool keeper Adrian to hand victory to Juergen …

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Serena again tops Forbes list of highest-paid sports women

Serena again tops Forbes list of highest-paid sports women

US tennis superstar Serena Williams topped Forbes magazine’s list of the highest paid women in sports for the fourth straight year on Tuesday. The business publication calculated that the 23-time Grand Slam singles champion earned $29.2 million in the 12-month period ending June 1 — with just $4.2 million of …

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The Ashes 2019

Australia set England an imposing target of 398 to win the first Ashes test after the visitors declared their second innings on 487 for 7 late on the fourth day at Edgbaston. Steve Smith made 142, his second hundred of the match, in his first test since he completed a …

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