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Praful Patel requests FIFA chief Infantino to not ban India
Removed as the president of All India Football Federation by the Supreme Court, Praful Patel on Monday requested FIFA chief Gianni Infantino to not impose a ban on the country after the sports body was placed under a Committee of Administrators.
IPL 2022: Key is to bowl in right areas in powerplay, says Shami
India and Gujarat Titans speedster Mohammed Shami, the highest wicket-taker in power-play overs this IPL season, on Monday said the secret for his success was to bowl in the right areas. Shami has taken 11 wickets at 20 runs apiece to set it up for the Titans in the power-play overs.
Asia Cup hockey: India concede late goal to draw 1-1 with Pakistan
Defending champions India conceded a late goal to allow arch-rivals Pakistan walk away with a 1-1 draw in their opening Pool A match of the Asia Cup men's hockey tournament, here on Monday. India took the lead in the eighth minute through Karthi Selvam before Abdul Rana broke their neighbours' heart by equalising in the 59th from a penalty corner.
Motera, not Eden, is my home, says Bengal's Wriddhiman Saha
The hurt and disillusionment was palpable as a disgruntled India wicketkeeper-batter Wriddhiman Saha on Monday called the Motera Stadium his new "home ground", having played all his life at the iconic Eden Gardens.
IPL: How successful was the 'win toss and bowl' formula for teams?
The Sunrisers Hyderabad-Punjab Kings contest on Sunday marked the conclusion of the league phase of the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League. A total of 70 matches were played since March 26 and this year's cricketing extravaganza was no different than its predecessors -- bringing out the highest quality of cricket almost every single evening over the last one and a half months.
BCCI signs up NFT partner for Women's T20 Challenge
The Indian cricket board, usually a slow-starter when it comes to picking up trends, has finally gone ahead and embraced the idea of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT). On Monday, the cricket board unveiled cricket metaverse company FanCraze as its official associate partner for the Women's T20 Challenge.
Taking confidence from earlier knocks ahead of play-offs, says Jos Buttler
Rajasthan Royals batter Jos Buttler is "disappointed" with his form in the last few games but said he is taking a lot of confidence from the big knocks that he had played early in the tournament going into the IPL play-offs. The wicketkeeper-batter has accumulated 629 runs this season but has slowed down in the business end of the tournament with single digit scores -- 2, 2, 7 -- in his last-three outings.