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Cricket

Faf du Plessis celebrates Chennai Super Kings’ thrilling win over Sunrisers Hyderabad. (Photo: BCCI)

‘Faf’ulous win for Super Kings

From jaws of defeat, du Plessis sends CSK into final.

Winning team Young Mumbai Central Cricket-min with Thomas John Muthoot.

Glory for amateur YMCC cricketers in street league

Mentored by former Australian pacer Brett Lee, Young Mumbai Central Cricket team won the inaugural League of Dreams.

Jasprit Bumrah

I stuck with my plans against Kings: Bumrah

Man-of-the-match Bumrah’s most important scalp was that of Rahul (94 off 64).

Kunal Dalal, Managing Director, JBCN Education, Matt Hancock, MP Secretary of State for Digital Culture, Media and Sports (UK) and JBCN Learners.

English cricket board partners with city school to promote the game

The JBCN students interacted with ECB Board members as they played net cricket at the JBCN Parel Turf.

Harmanpreet Kaur (left) and Smriti Mandhana will lead the teams. (Photo: BCCI)

Women’s cricket set to turn new page

Harmanpreet echoed Smriti’s views. “We have enough players for a five-team IPL,” she added.

Tennis

Inspite of winning the first set 6-1, Cilic continued to struggle in the second and third set against Gilles Simon who forced him to make unforced errors throughout the match.

Tata Open Maharashtra: Marin Cilic praises Gilles Simon, eyes Grand Slam title

The big-serving Croat has already set his eyes on winning the grand slam title this year.

Grigor Dimitrov celebrates winning the men’s singles final against David Goffin in the ATP World Tour Finals tennis tournament at the O2 Arena in London on Sunday. Dimitrov won 7-5, 6-4, 6-3. (Photo: AFP )

Grigor Dimitrov lifts title

Beats Goffin to become 1st debutant to win finale since 1998.

Sania Mirza

Mom-to-be Sania plays ball, will be back on court

Post-maternity Sania surely wants to return to the tennis court.

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Sharipova sails into semi-finals

The 252 ranked Jakupovic ended French qualifier Alize Lim’s fine run with easy 6-3, 6-1 win in the first quarter-final on Friday.

Football

Barcelona have won seven of the last ten La Liga titles; two were won by Real Madrid and one by Atletico Madrid in 2013-14. (Representational image)

Global football is now a capitalist paradise

Similarly in the Bundesliga, Bayern Munich have won six titles on the trot, with monotonous regularity.

The winner is decided if one team loses all the players or the team with a higher score.

Joga Bonito book a berth for Samba land

In a squad of seven, only three were able to play the qualifier match.

Stephen Constantine’s men face Chinese Taipei in their Intercontinental Cup opener on June 1.

‘Stronger teams will help us improve’

India face Chinese Taipei on June 1, in the tournament also featuring New Zealand and Kenya.

Arjun Kapoor

Arjun Kapoor ties up with LaLiga

The association comes at a time when football is on an upward slope in India with more people following the sport than before.

 Colaba were easily the favourites in the final, as Bipin Kalyan had a tough outing against Ulhasnagar in the semi-final which was decided via a tiebreaker and won by Kalyan 5-4.

Mane’s goal wins it for Bipin Colaba

The Colaba side defeated Bipin Kalyan 1-0 in the final.

In Other sports

Vandana Katariya

Act | Hockey: Vandana brace as India stun china

With the win, India lead the standings with two victories from as many games.

Nikhat Zareen poses with her gold medal.

Sumit, Nikhat land golds in Belgrade

In the men’s draw, Laldinmawia (52kg), Varinder Singh (56kg) and Pawan Kumar (69kg) had to be content with silver medals.

“The cool air is what draws most people to this place. So the ideal time to visit would be early morning or after 3 pm.

A trekker’s dream

Josegiri offers dangerously seducing deep gorges, magnificent views of the valley and the rolling plains.

Manu Bhaker

Not worried about expectations: Manu Bhaker

The protege of junior national coach Jaspal Rana credits him for her disciplined life.