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RCB lose to KKR, collapsing to lowest IPL total of 49
Apr 24, 2017 00:09 IST
By Leslie Xavier
PTI
what happened: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) thrashed Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by 82 runs in the IPL Sunday.
what it means: In a dramatic finish to the game at the Eden Gardens, RCB, while chasing a modest 132 for victory, collapsed to 49 , the lowest total in the history of IPL.
what next: KKR remain in 2nd spot in the standings with the win while, RCB are languishing at the bottom.
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Sanchez sends Arsenal into FA Cup final with win over City
Apr 23, 2017 23:22 IST
By Leslie Xavier
AFP
what happened: Alexis Sanchez secured a 2-1 victory for Arsenal vs Manchester City in the FA Cup semifinal Sunday.
what it means: The Chilean striker struck in the 101st minute to secure the final spot for struggling Arsenal. Sergio Aguero scored the opener for City in 62nd minute while Nacho Monreal equalised in the 71st.
what next: Arsenal will play an all-London final against Chelsea on May 27.
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Rajasthan governor's plane makes emergency landing
Apr 23, 2017 21:37 IST
By Anupam Srivastava
Airport Authority
what happened: Rajasthan governor Kalyan Singh's plane made an emergency landing at Lucknow airport.
what it means: The pilot had to abort landing five times before calling for an emergency landing. He was finally able to land at 6,40pm. Kalyan Singh escaped unhurt.
what next: Six flights were delayed due to emergency landing. Lucknow airport director has been shifted.
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Rooney scores on return as Man United beat Burnley
Apr 23, 2017 21:20 IST
By Leslie Xavier
Reuters
what happened: Wayne Rooney scored as Manchester United beat Burnley 2-0 in the Premier League on Sunday.
what it means: Anthony Martial opened the scoring at Turf Moor in the 21st minute. Rooney made it 2-0, with his 251st goal, in the 39th minute.
what next: Fifth-placed United are now just a point behind local rivals Manchester City in the standings.
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