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Jasprit Bumrah helps MI clinch thriller vs GL in super over
Apr 30, 2017 01:02 IST
By Abhishek Paul
Twitter
what happened: Mumbai Indians defeated Gujarat Lions in super over to clinch an exciting IPL 2017 match.
what it means: Jasprit Bumrah bowled an effective super over to help MI defeat GL in a thriller. MI had scored 11/2 in the super over but GL could manage only 6/0 in super over. Earlier, both teams were tied at 153.
what next: MI (14 points) have consolidated their place in the 2nd spot, GL (6 points) are at the fifth spot.
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Sebastian Vettel on pole for Russian GP in Ferrari one-two
Apr 30, 2017 00:51 IST
By Abhishek Paul
AP
what happened: Sebastian Vettel grabbed pole position ahead of Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen for the Russian GP.
what it means: The four-time world champion led the way outpacing Raikkonen by 0.059 seconds with another Finn, Valtteri Bottas of Mercedes, third fastest with less than tenth of a second separating the top three.
what next: Championship leader Vettel would like to extend lead on top of the championship charts.
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IPL 2017: RPS beat RCB by 61 runs despite Virat Kohli fifty
Apr 29, 2017 23:22 IST
By Siddharth Vishwanathan
BCCI
what happened: RPS thrashed RCB by 61 runs as Virat Kohli's 29th IPL fifty went in vain at the MCA stadium in Pune.
what it means: RCB's 61-run thrashing has meant that their path to the play-offs has gotten even more harder. They have to win their remaining four games and ensure RPS lose their remaining games.
what next: RCB will next take on MI while RPS will take on Gujarat Lions in their next encounter.
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Rafael Nadal on course for 10th Barcelona Open title
Apr 29, 2017 23:18 IST
By Siddharth Vishwanathan
AFP
what happened: Rafael Nadal stayed on course for a 10th Barcelona Open title after he defeated Horacio Zeballos.
what it means: Nadal, who won his 10th Monte Carlo title, will be eyeing a second perfect 10 at Barcelona. His opponent will be Dominic Thiem, who defeated world number one Andy Murray for the first time.
what next: A 10th Barcelona Open title for Nadal will give him good momentum heading into the French Open.
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  • India is a victim of negative neighbourhood politics
    Apr 29, 2017 22:08 IST

    Many believe that we have not managed relations with our neighbours well enough. Is the fault mostly ours? We need to look at our neighbourhood policy — including that under the Modi government — more objectively, keeping some pertinent points in mind.

    Smaller countries feel...read more

    Kanwal Sibal
  • The party is over for India’s ‘presstitutes’
    Apr 29, 2017 19:58 IST

    There is little doubt that one of India’s greatest assets -- freedom of speech -- is under threat today.

    Some may see this as a gross exaggeration, but as a journalist who has worked under authoritarian, yet often democratic regimes across Africa and Asia for almost two decades, the...read more

    Nita Bhalla
  • AAP is not a national party, it cannot be in a long time to come
    Apr 29, 2017 22:08 IST

    I have never seen anyone squander so much goodwill in so short a time. I am speaking, of course, of Arvind Kejriwal, the perpetually aggrieved chief minister of Delhi. Now, at last, he has a genuine reason to be aggrieved: His party, the Aam Aadmi Party, which had swept aside all in its path to...read more