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Doctors say no to sport in Delhi as cricketers choke in smog

Unprecedented scenes of Sri Lankan cricketers wearing face masks have reignited debate about hosting major sports in heavily polluted New Delhi, where doctors are increasingly vocal about the health risks posed by smog. Medics on Monday urged cricket’s governing body to revise its rulebook after a Test match between India …

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Kamran Akmal becomes first Asian to complete 800 FC catches

Pakistan’s out-of-favor wicket-keeper batsman Kamran Akmal, on Monday added yet another feather to his cap by completing 800 catches in first-class cricket. Akmal, 35, is unpopular with cricket fans due to the perception of his wicket-keeping skills but he continues to defy this opinion with his performances at the domestic …

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Messi’s statue hacked down again

Argentina’s Lionel Messi is used to being hacked down by desperate defenders but his statue in Buenos Aires has suffered even rougher treatment for the second time this year. The Barcelona forward’s bronze sculpture on Paseo de la Gloria was vandalised on Monday, chopped off at the ankles with the …

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Scheduling of matches in Delhi will be considered: BCCI

The BCCI today said scheduling of matches in pollution-mired Delhi will be “considered” in future after Sri Lanka’s cricket team complained of poor air quality during the ongoing third Test against India here The BCCI today said scheduling of matches in pollution-mired Delhi will be “considered” in future after Sri …

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Secy Chaudhary miffed with CEO Johri on BCCI advertisement

BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary has expressed his displeasure over CEO Rahul Johri allowing the publication of an advertisement for the post of ‘Team Manager’ for the Indian women’s cricket team on his name without his consent BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary has expressed his displeasure over CEO Rahul Johri …

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