Rublev Downs Auger-Aliassime To Win Madrid Open Title
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Rublev Downs Auger-Aliassime To Win Madrid Open Title

Andrey Rublev clinched the Madrid Open title in a thrilling match against Felix Auger-Aliassime, winning 4-6, 7-5, 7-5 for his second Masters 1000 title. Rublev credited his extraordinary recovery to the creativity of his medical team, despite his recent challenges and worries regarding his participation. Rublev got off to the worst possible start with two double faults in the opening game of the match. The Russian soon found himself behind 4-1 as Auger-Aliassime unleashed multiple winners. The Canadian was already well in control of the match when the seventh seed rallied and defeated

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Sabalenka Takes Positives From The Madrid Open Defeat To Swiatek
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Sabalenka Takes Positives From The Madrid Open Defeat To Swiatek

Aryna Sabalenka found encouragement in her performances at the Madrid Open, despite her defeat to Iga Swiatek in the final. Looking back on her path, she admitted that she had struggled recently after defending her Australian Open championship, winning just four more matches in the following tournaments. But in Madrid, Sabalenka proved her strength by overcoming strong opponents like Danielle Collins and Elena Rybakina, and then she and Swiatek battled off in a tough final. Speaking with reporters, Sabalenka expressed that she was happy with her performance and the work she put into the co

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India, Australia in Group A of Women’s T20 WC; Scotland Qualify
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India, Australia in Group A of Women’s T20 WC; Scotland Qualify

The Women's T20 World Cup is scheduled to take place in Bangladesh from October 3 to October 20. Group A consists of India, Australia, New Zealand, and Pakistan. India's games, which are slated to take place at Sylhet, will begin on October 4 against New Zealand and on October 6 against Pakistan. On October 9, they will face an as-yet-undetermined Qualifier 1 team; on October 13, they will take on six-time champions Australia. Each side will play four group matches, with the top two teams from each group moving on to the semi-finals on October 17 and 18, which will precede the final in Dha

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Amul To Sponsor USA And South Africa Cricket Teams
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Amul To Sponsor USA And South Africa Cricket Teams

The Indian dairy firm Amul will sponsor both the USA and South African cricket teams in the upcoming T20 World Cup. This effort demonstrates Amul's commitment to promoting cricket in the United States, where their milk is currently available. The USA squad, co-hosting the competition for the first time, will face Canada on June 1, with Amul serving as the lead arm sponsor. Amul has a history of sponsoring cricket teams, including the Netherlands team. The alliance with South Africa strengthens its worldwide cricket presence. Venu Pisike, chairman of USA Cricket, and Jayen Mehta, Amul

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PV Sindhu-Led India Obtains Five Quota Places In Badminton For The Paris 2024 Olympics
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PV Sindhu-Led India Obtains Five Quota Places In Badminton For The Paris 2024 Olympics

India is gearing up to present a strong badminton team of seven players at the 2024 Paris Olympics, having secured an excellent five quotas, including three singles and two doubles slots. PV Sindhu, a former world champion who earned her spot by placing 12th in the Race to Paris Ranking List, is leading the charge. HS Prannoy and Lakshya Sen, two potential young players, will join her in the singles division. In the doubles category, India has two strong pairs: Chirag Shetty/Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponappa/Tanisha Crasto, who have proved their abilities on numerous occasions. C

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India Announces T20 WC Team; Rohit Sharma To Lead, Chahal, Samson Return
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India Announces T20 WC Team; Rohit Sharma To Lead, Chahal, Samson Return

India's T20 World Cup squad has been announced with Rohit Sharma leading and Hardik Pandya as vice-captain. Rishabh Pant returns after a two-year break due to a car accident. Sanju Samson, in top form for Rajasthan Royals, joins the squad. Yuzvendra Chahal is included, but KL Rahul misses out. The tournament begins on June 1 in the US and the West Indies. Some reports hint that this could be the final T20 international for veterans Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli. The squad features young talents like Yashasvi Jaiswal and Suryakumar Yadav. India, in Group A, will compete against arch-rivals P

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Pritam Rani Siwach Backs India For Paris Olympics Hockey Gold
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Pritam Rani Siwach Backs India For Paris Olympics Hockey Gold

Pritam Rani Siwach, former Indian women's hockey captain, believes the men's team can win gold at the Paris Olympics, hoping to improve on their previous bronze finish. India's victory at the Tokyo Olympics broke a 41-year medal drought. Siwach voiced confidence in the team's talented players, despite the hurdles posed by Pool B opponents Belgium, Australia, Argentina, New Zealand, and Ireland. On July 27, the team will face New Zealand to begin their campaign. Siwach believes the impending National Women's Hockey League will be critical for developing talent and providing a pathway to the

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India Advances To The Knockout Stage After Beating England 5-0 At Thomas Cup 2024
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India Advances To The Knockout Stage After Beating England 5-0 At Thomas Cup 2024

On Monday, India qualified for the Thomas Cup quarterfinal stage with a convincing 5-0 victory over England in Group C. India secured their second consecutive win, ensuring qualification for the quarterfinals after defeating Thailand 4-1 in their opening tie. The defending champions demonstrated their superiority, beginning with HS Prannoy's dominant 21-15, 21-15 win, which gave India a 1-0 lead. He emphasised the importance of getting off to a good start, citing its morale-boosting influence on the team. Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty had a difficult challenge but emerged vi

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Carlos Alcaraz And Aryna Sabalenka Advance To Pre-Quarterfinals Of The Madrid Open 2024
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Carlos Alcaraz And Aryna Sabalenka Advance To Pre-Quarterfinals Of The Madrid Open 2024

On Sunday, two-time defending champion Carlos Alcaraz secured a spot in the Madrid Open's last 16, clinching a commanding 6-3, 6-3 victory over Thiago Seyboth Wild. Despite a recent forearm ailment that sidelined him for a month, Alcaraz showed no signs of discomfort, indicating his satisfaction with his performance. Facing the challenge, he stated, "Today was the fire test; no discomfort, a spectacular feeling... from here we will be better." The second-seeded Alcaraz kicked off his campaign at this year's tournament with a dominant 6-2, 6-1 win over Alexander Shevchenko, marking an impre

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The North London Derby That Could Define The Premier League Title Race
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The North London Derby That Could Define The Premier League Title Race

The North London derby is very important and could influence the Premier League title contest. Mikel Arteta and Ange Postecoglou share roots in the City Football Group, reflecting the pervasive influence of the Manchester City ethos. Both coaches are examples of perseverance; Postecoglou defines his term with his aggressive style, while Arteta stays positive with possession play in the face of obstacles. But the derby goes beyond tactical subtleties and challenges them to face its significance.  While losing would mean giving up a position in the Champions League race, winning the

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