The star cast of 'Aashiqui 2', Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor, attended a special show of their upcoming movie in Mumbai.
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Mumbai [India], Sept 21 (ANI): India are all set to travel to South Africa for three Tests and number of limited-over matches early next year, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in association with Cricket South Africa (CSA) confirmed on Thursday. "India will play South Africa in a three-match 'Mahatma Gandhi-Nelson Mandela' Test series, six-match One-Day International series, followed by three Twenty20 Internationals," the BCCI said.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) nominated MS Dhoni for Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award, but the former India captain might not be lucky enough to land this prestigious award. Dhoni played for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the first eight editions of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
(Reuters) - Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has urged Kenedy to continue seizing opportunities after the midfielder struck in the 5-1 League Cup win over second-tier Nottingham Forest on Wednesday. The Brazilian opened the scoring before Michy Batshuayi bagged a hat-trick and Charly Musonda sealed Chelsea's passage to the fourth round, where they were drawn against fellow Premier League side Everton. Kenedy was making his first appearance for the Premier League champions since being sent home from Chelsea's pre-season tour of Asia in July after he posted offensive messages on social media in China and his performance impressed Conte.
The Test series will be followed by a five One-Day International (ODI) and three Twenty20 International (T20I) series.
India skipper Virat Kohli had recently spoken about making every day count and how nobody should use rest days as an excuse to not workout. Looks like India opener Shikhar Dhawan also believes in the same philosophy as he has been hitting the gym despite a tense scenario engulfing his personal life with wife Aesha set to undergo surgery in Australia.
Mohammad Irfan expects to avoid a backlash from Pakistan fans after the paceman served a six-month ban for failing to disclose approaches made by bookmakers during a domestic Twenty20 tournament and is happy for the chance to resume his career. The 35-year-old, who played for Islamabad United in the UAE-based 2017 Pakistan Super League (PSL), was fined and banned for a year -- six months of which were suspended -- as part of a probe by the country's cricket board (PCB). The PCB was investigating whether an international betting syndicate tried to influence PSL matches and also handed out five-year bans to batsmen Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif as part of the spot-fixing scandal.
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Hardik Pandya is gradually becoming the poster boy of India cricket with both bat and ball. The Baroda youngster is gaining popularity among the Indian fans and there have been instances when his all-round skills have bagged headlines, drawing comparisons to Englishman Ben Stokes, one of the leading all-rounders in the game today. Some even go to the extent of comparing him with India's best all-rounder in the 80s, 90s, Kapil Dev.
All-rounder Paul Coughlin did not move to Nottinghamshire because the county's director of cricket Mick Newell is also an England selector, England cricket boss Andrew Strauss said. Durham chairman Ian Botham expressed his frustration after the 24-year-old Coughlin signed a three-year contract with Nottinghamshire after rejecting a new deal with his side. The former England all-rounder said the decision could have been influenced by Newell's position.
Stars of India's ICC Women's World Cup 2017 campaign, Veda Krishnamurthy and Rajeshwari Gayakwad, along with international cricketers Karuna Jain and Vanitha VR will be in action in Hubli on Saturday, September 23 ahead of the final of Karnataka Premier League 2017. It will be the first ever women's KPL exhibition T20 initiated by the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA), with KSCA President's XI taking on KSCA Secretary's XI at the KSCA Rajnagar Stadium.
By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Mexican Grand Prix organisers say next month's Formula One race in Mexico City will go ahead as planned despite the capital being hit by its deadliest earthquake in three decades. Marketing head Rodrigo Sanchez told reporters that the Hermanos Rodriguez circuit in the southeast of the city was not damaged. "It's been inspected twice already from the track surface and also the buildings, and it's OK," said Sanchez, who was in Mexico City when the 7.1 magnitude quake struck on Tuesday afternoon.
The entire proceeds of the event will go for the treatment of cancer-affected children.
Miranshah, Pakistan, Sept 21, 2017 (AFP) - Thousands of cricket fans cheered on their favourite stars and waved signs proclaiming: "We want peace" at an international T20 match Thursday in the former Taliban stronghold of Miranshah, as authorities proudly showcased the area as free of militants.
By Julien Pretot BERGEN, Norway (Reuters) - France's David Lappartient was elected International Cycling Union (UCI) president on Thursday, beating incumbent Brian Cookson of Britain. Lappartient, the European Cycling Union (UEC) president, became the first Frenchman to take charge of the global body since Achille Joinard (1947-57). Lappartient, the French federation president from 2009-2017, won 37 of the 45 votes by the UCI delegates at the governing body's congress during the road cycling world championships in Bergen, Norway.
Kolkata, Sep 21 (Cricketnmore): Former India women's team captain Jhulan Goswami and opener Virender Sehwag rang the bell ahead of the first ball of the second One Day International (ODI) between India and Australia here at the Eden Gardens on Thursday.
Nottingham, United Kingdom, Sept 21, 2017 (AFP) - West Indies captain Jason Holder won the toss and elected to field in the second day/night one-day international against England at Trent Bridge on Thursday.
The apex court had on July 18 last year in its verdict accepted most of the recommendations of the Justice R M Lodha committee to reform the BCCI following charges of large-scale maladministration.
Caroline Wozniacki kept her title defence alive in the Pan Pacific Open on Thursday after eking out a 4-6 6-1 6-4 win over Shelby Rogers to secure a place in the quarter-finals. Pulling off an upset seemed on Rogers' mind as the American fended off three break points in the 10th game to clinch the first set. Wozniacki wrestled back momentum in the second, converting two break points before firing back-to-back aces to force a decider.
A had already batted past the stipulated 20 overs. In fact, they had batted exactly 20 overs, and had scored 116 for 2. They rummaged through the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern charts. The target was obtained easily: it was, after all, the direct output of a formula where the input parameters are provided.