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ISL: Mumbai City To Face FC Goa In Semis, ATK Mohun Bagan To Take On NorthEast United | Football News

ISL: FC Goa players during a training session during the ongoing season.© Twitter Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL) on Sunday announced the semi-final fixtures for Indian Super League (ISL) 2020-21. Mumbai City FC, ATK Mohun Bagan, NorthEast United FC, and FC Goa will battle it out to reach the League final scheduled on Saturday, March 13. ISL Shield Winners Mumbai City FC will play their two-legged ...
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6 Cases Of Brazil Coronavirus Strain Detected In UK: Health Officials

A woman receives a dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in London.London: Up to six cases of the variant of coronavirus first identified in the Brazilian city of Manaus have been detected in Britain, English health officials said on Sunday.Two of three cases found in England were from a household in the South Gloucestershire area which had a history of travel to Brazil and there was a third, currently unlinked case, Public Health England said."Although the risk to the wider community is considered low, as a precaution, PHE, working in collaboration with South Gloucestershire Council and NHS Test and Trace is taking swift and decisive action to deploy surge asymptomatic testing as well as increasing sequencing of positive samples from the area," it said.(Except for the headlin...
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Serie A: Romelu Lukaku Helps Inter Milan Extend Lead At Top Of Table | Football News

Romelu Lukaku scored after 33 seconds and then set up a second as Inter Milan beat Genoa 3-0 to extend their lead at the top of the Serie A table on Sunday. Inter are seven points ahead of second-placed city rivals AC Milan who are at Roma later Sunday, and 10 clear of champions Juventus, who were held 1-1 at Hellas Verona on Saturday and have played a game fewer. Lukaku scored with the first chance at the San Siro, then laid on Matteo Darmianfor Inter's second in the 69th minute. Alexis Sanchez came off the bench to add a third with 13 minutes to go. "We're first in the standings and it's a good feeling," said Lukaku, whose side are trying to deny ...
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Tottenham Need Gareth Bale To Keep Shining: Jose Mourinho | Football News

Jose Mourinho admits Tottenham will need Gareth Bale to reproduce the dazzling display that destroyed Burnley after the Wales forward netted twice in Sunday's 4-0 win. Bale maintained his recent revival with a man-of-the-match performance in the north London sunshine. The 31-year-old scored Tottenham's opening goal with a close-range finish, provided a superb assist with a long pass for Harry Kane's goal and then rounded off the scoring with another lethal strike.After a wretched start to his second spell at Tottenham following his loan switch from Real Madrid, Bale is finally showing signs of the form that made him the world's most expensive player...
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ISL: Mumbai City Defeat ATK Mohun Bagan, Book AFC Champions League Berth | Football News

ISL: Mumbai City defeated ATK Mohun to win the League Winners Shield.© Twitter Mumbai City FC beat ATK Mohun Bagan 2-0 in the final league encounter of the Indian Super League on Sunday to book a place in the coveted AFC Champions League next season. Sergio Lobera's side comfortably won after first-half goals from Mourtada Fall (7th minute) and Bartholomew Ogbeche (39th). Despite losing the top spot to Mumbai...
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Bihar Cricket Association Conducts Auction For Unsanctioned T20 League Without BCCI Nod, Says Report | Cricket News

The controversy-ridden Bihar Cricket Association (BCA) has again found itself in muddy waters after organising an auction for an "unsanctioned" Bihar Cricket League (T20) before getting green light from the BCCI. The Anti Corruption Unit of the BCCI has already recommended that there should be strict guidelines before BCCI green-lights any franchise based state T20 league and BCA on Saturday went ahead with their players' auction without getting necessary approvals. The tournament is scheduled in Patna from March 21-27 with five franchises Angika Avengers, Bhagalpur Bulls, Dharbhanga Diamonds, Gaya Gladiators and Patna Pilots.The matches will be air...
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Premier League: Harvey Barnes Ruled Out For Six Weeks In Latest Injury Blow For Leicester City | Football News

Premier League: Harvey Barnes is treated by medical staff during Leicester City's defeat vs Arsenal.© AFP Leicester's challenge to qualify for next season's Champions League suffered another major injury blow with news Harvey Barnes is set to miss six weeks due to knee surgery. The 23-year-old winger had been tipped for a call-up to the England squad for three World Cup qualifiers next month after scoring 13 ...
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Gareth Bale Shines In Tottenham’s 4-0 Win Over Burnley | Football News

Gareth Bale has scored four goals in his last four appearances.© AFP Gareth Bale struck twice as Tottenham registered a 4-0 win over Burnley in the Premier League on Sunday. After five defeats in their previous six league games, Tottenham eased the pressure on manager Jose Mourinho with a significant contribution from Bale, who made just his third league start of the season. The Wales forward's most impressiv...
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Indian Men’s Hockey Team Hammer Germany In Return To International Competition | Hockey News

Playing their first international match in over 12 months, the Indian men's hockey team led by PR Sreejesh put up a scintillating show as they outclassed hosts Germany 6-1 in the first of their four-match Europe tour on Sunday. India's goal scorers were Nilakanta Sharma (13'), Vivek Sagar Prasad (27', 28'), Lalit Kumar Upadhyay (41'), Akashdeep Singh (42'), and Harmanpreet Singh (47'), who outplayed the hosts and led their team to a winning start on their first assignment of 2021. Hungry to perform, the Indian men's hockey team played with an intent to win. They went on an attacking mode right from the start, putting pressure on the German line-up. ...
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कोरोना के बाद हॉकी इंडिया की विजयी वापसी: जर्मनी को उसी के घर में 6-1 से हराया, यंग प्लेयर विवेक ने लगातार मिनट में 2 गोल दागे

Hindi NewsSportsHockey India Team Beat Germany 6 1 Indian Hocky Team Vivek Sagar Captain PR Sreejesh Akashdeep SinghAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐपक्रेफेल्ड, जर्मनी4 मिनट पहलेकॉपी लिंककोरोना के बीच भारतीय हॉकी टीम ने करीब एक साल बाद जीत के साथ वापसी की है। टीम ने जर्मनी को उसी के घर में 6-1 के बड़े अंतर से शिकस्त दी। टीम के लिए यंग प्लेयर विवेक सागर ने 27वें और 28वें मिनट में लगातार 2 गोल दागे।टीम इंडिया के लिए नीलकांत शर्मा ने 13वें मिनट में पहला गोल दागा था। इसके बदौलत भारतीय टीम ने सिर्फ एक मिनट के लिए 1-0 की बढ़त बनाई। अगले ही मिनट में जर्मनी के कंस्टेंटिन स्टैब ने गोल दागकर स्कोर बराबर कर दिया।इसके बाद विवेक के लगातार 2 गोल के बाद भारतीय टीम ने 3-1 की बढ़त बना ली। यहां से भारतीय टीम पर जर्मनी का कोई दाव सफल नहीं हुआ। इसके बाद ललित कुमार ने 41वें...