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Mohammad Nabibakhsh’s eight-point raid aides Bengal Warriors narrow win over Bengaluru Bulls

Mohammad Nabibakhsh’s eight-point raid aides Bengal Warriors narrow win over Bengaluru Bulls

Breaking News, Kabaddi
A late surge in the second half from the Bengaluru Bulls fell just short, as the Bengal Warriors won 40-39. The Bulls were in control of proceedings midway through the second half, but an eight-point raid from Mohammad Nabibakhsh turned the tide of the contest. With this win, the Warriors extended their unbeaten run to four games and climbed to fourth on the points table. The Warriors were off to a stellar start and took a 4-0 lead, courtesy of two points from Maninder, one from Sukesh Hegde, and Abozar Mighani’s spectacular Thigh Hold on Sehrawat. The Bulls, though, stormed their way back into the game with a 6-2 run, with their defence picking up three tackle points and Chandran Ranjit adding up a couple to bring parity to the scoreboard. Nabibakhsh and Amit helped the Warriors sco...
Gujarat Giants mount late comeback to beat the Tamil Thalaivas in a thriller

Gujarat Giants mount late comeback to beat the Tamil Thalaivas in a thriller

Breaking News, Kabaddi
A sensational Super Raid from Pradeep Kumar and a clutch tackle from Sunil Kumar saw the Gujarat Giants beat the Tamil Thalaivas 37-35 in thrilling fashion. Due to this win, the Giants are now only five points behind fourth-placed U.P. Yoddha on the vivo Pro Kabaddi Season 8 points table. The Giants got off to a hot start, courtesy of their defence and Rakesh Narwal’s three raid points. The Thalaivas were reduced to three, but their defence came to their rescue, as they Super Tackled Narwal to cut the deficit to one. Ajinkya Pawar and Sagar added to the Thalaivas’ total as they embarked on a 5-0 run that saw them take the lead. The Giants responded to the Thalaivas’ surge with a 3-1 run, courtesy of a tackle point from their defence and a touch point from Mahendra Rajput and Rakesh. ...
INDIA U19 SAIL INTO SUPER LEAGUE STAGE AFTER BIG WIN OVER IRELAND U19

INDIA U19 SAIL INTO SUPER LEAGUE STAGE AFTER BIG WIN OVER IRELAND U19

Breaking News, Cricket
India U19 sail into Super League stage after big win over Ireland U19 India made it two wins from two at the ICC Under 19 Men’s Cricket World Cup thanks to a brilliant batting performance against Ireland. Six of their players were ruled out of selection on the morning of the match, but the team still put up a comprehensive performance. The four-time champions made 307 for five from their 50 overs on the way to a 174-run win that puts them top of Group B. Opener Harnoor Singh set the tone for his team, back to his best form after only scoring a solitary run in the win over South Africa on Saturday. This time he made 88 before Matthew Humphreys trapped him lbw. However, by that point India were already closing in on 200, helped by Angkrish Raghuvanshi’s 79. They then set a daunting targ...
INDIA UNDER 19 – MEDICAL UPDATE

INDIA UNDER 19 – MEDICAL UPDATE

Cricket
MEDIA ADVISORY January 19th, 2022 India Under 19 – Medical Update The India U19 squad currently taking part in the ICC Under 19 Men’s Cricket World Cup 2022 have reported COVID-19 positive cases following RT-PCR and Rapid Antigen Tests. Ahead of their second Group B clash against Ireland U19 on Wednesday morning, six members out of the 17-member squad were ruled out of selection. The medical status of the six members is as below: Sidharth Yadav - RT-PCR Test result has returned positive. Manav Parakh - Has shown symptoms. His RT-PCR test result is awaited. Rapid Antigen Test result has returned negative. Vasu Vats - Has shown symptoms. His RT-PCR test result is awaited. Rapid Antigen Test result has returned negative. Yash Dhull - Rapid Antigen Test result has returned po...
Jharkhand CM Shri Hemant Soren assures AIFF President of his continued support to develop women’s football

Jharkhand CM Shri Hemant Soren assures AIFF President of his continued support to develop women’s football

Breaking News, Football
AIFF Media Team MUMBAI: Jharkhand Chief Minister Shri Hemant Soren thanked the AIFF family, and President Shri Praful Patel, mentioning his pride in being able to “be an important part of strengthening the football ecosystem in India.” In a letter to the AIFF President, the Chief Minister wrote: “When it comes to Jharkhand, sports is a way of life and particularly football. I feel proud to lead a state that has produced some of the finest football players for the country, and continues to do so. We, as a state, feel proud to be an important part of strengthening the football ecosystem in India.” “The AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 is one of the biggest international football tournaments in recent times, and to host such a big championship is a result of your efforts and vision f...
We cannot look back, and think too much: Thomas Dennerby

We cannot look back, and think too much: Thomas Dennerby

Breaking News, Football
AIFF Media Team MUMBAI: The morning after, there’s pride, as much there’s a bit of frustration at not being able to finish it off against IR Iran despite all the domination, and the chances created. But that’s what spurs the Blue Tigresses, in their mission to take it forward together, towards their realistic dream of making it to the quarterfinals, which opens the doors for the play-offs for the FIFA Women’s World Cup. Head Coach Thomas Dennerby never believes in lamenting. His philosophy stays simple – learn the lessons, and look ahead. “This game is over. The result is what it is. We can never look back. Now we have to work on our finishing and go at it again in the second match against Chinese Taipei and get the three points,” Dennerby commented at the online official post-mat...
Dominant India held by Iran in AFC Women’s Asian Cup

Dominant India held by Iran in AFC Women’s Asian Cup

Breaking News, Football
By Sruti Chakraborty, AIFF Media Team MUMBAI: Dominant Blue Tigresses created chances in each half but were unable to finish it off as they were held to a goalless draw by IR Iran in their AFC Women’s Asian Cup opener at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai on Thursday (January 20, 2022). India next play Chinese Taipei in a crucial encounter on January 23. The Iranian women had the better of exchanges during the initial stages and even hit the Indian crossbar, but the Blue Tigresses managed to soak in the pressure, and went into the attack with intent, but failed to make the most of it – Iranian goalkeeper Koodaei’s reflexes also saving the day for her side. The first chance fell to the tireless Indumathi in the 24th minute when the midfielder tried to dip in her half-volley from ...
Jamshedpur FC’s match against Mumbai City FC postponed

Jamshedpur FC’s match against Mumbai City FC postponed

Breaking News, Football
Website : www.indiansuperleague.com Photo : www.indiansuperleague.com LEAGUE STATEMENT Hero Indian Super League (ISL) Match No. 67 between Jamshedpur FC and Mumbai City FC scheduled for Friday, January 21, 2022, at Athletic Stadium, Bambolim, stands postponed. The decision was taken considering advice from the League's medical team on Jamshedpur FC's inability to safely field a team and prepare for the match.
Match 67 Preview: Jamshedpur FC eye top spot as Mumbai City FC look to end winless run

Match 67 Preview: Jamshedpur FC eye top spot as Mumbai City FC look to end winless run

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Website : www.indiansuperleague.com Photo : www.indiansuperleague.com Jamshedpur FC will lock horns with Mumbai City FC in match 67 of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) 2021-22 season on Friday at the Athletic Stadium in Bambolim, Goa. Jamshedpur FC have fought their way back to the top four after two back-to-back wins in their last two games. Mumbai City FC, on the other hand, go into this game after a 3-0 defeat against Bengaluru FC in their last game. The Men of Steel have a chance to go top of the table once again if they secure all three points while Mumbai City FC can secure the second spot if they manage to win this fixture. Form Guide Jamshedpur FC: DDLWW Owen Coyle’s men sit second in the league table with 19 points, having five wins, four draws, and two losses. Mumbai Ci...
Top spot in standings up for grabs for Bengaluru Bulls when they battle Bengal Warriors

Top spot in standings up for grabs for Bengaluru Bulls when they battle Bengal Warriors

Breaking News, Kabaddi
Website : www.prokabaddi.com Pho0to : www.prokabaddi.com   Two tantalisingg vivo Pro Kabaddi games are headed your way on Thursday In the first game, Tamil Thalaivas will face the Gujarat Giants, and in the second, Pawan Sehrawat and the Bengaluru Bulls will take on Maninder Singh and the Bengal Warriors. Check out our preview for both matches: Match 66: Tamil Thalaivas vs Gujarat Giants In their previous game, the Tamil Thalaivas had to rally late to earn a tie against the Jaipur Pink Panthers, their fifth of the season. The Surjeet Singh and Sagar duo continued to be the team’s lynchpin, as they combined for nine tackle points in another impressive showing. The raiding unit did not have the best outing, as they added only 16 points to their team’s total. The lac...