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A total of 154 players sold, including 50 overseas players, as the two-day IPL auction ended in Bangalore on Thursday, with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the top-earner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. Chennai Super Kings, who have already retained five players, brought eight players on Wednesday and seven on Thursday. Ashish Nehra was picked up by CSK for a base price of 2 crores. Chennai apart from Nehra also have picked up Faf Du Plessis, Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum and Mohit Sharma in their ranks on Wednesday. The Super Kings, who are the most successful team in the IPL went for more of squad players on the second day as they picked up likes of Baba Aparajith, Mithun Manhas, Ishwar Pandey, Pawan Negi, Vijay Shankar, Ronit More and John Hastings. Hasting was the expensive player for the, on day two with 50 lakh. Here is the full squad of Chennai Super Kings for IPL 7.

Russia Include Suspended Maria Sharapova in Olympic Team

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Russia Include Suspended Maria Sharapova in Olympic Team

Moscow: Russia have included Maria Sharapova in their Olympic tennis team despite the star player being suspended over a positive test for the banned drug meldonium, the country's tennis federation sa...


Didn't want to see myself singing the English national anthem: Justin Langer on rejecting English coaching job

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Didn't want to see myself singing the English national anthem: Justin Langer on rejecting English coaching job

Sydney, Australia:Justin Langer insisted on Thursday he is in no rush to be Australia's next coach as he prepares to lead the team on their tour of the West Indies with Darren Lehmann resting.The form...

French Open: Rafael Nadal Wins 200th Grand Slam Match

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French Open: Rafael Nadal Wins 200th Grand Slam Match

Paris: Nine-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal on Thursday became just the eighth man to win 200 Grand Slam matches when he defeated Argentina's Facundo Bagnis to reach the last 32 at Roland Garro...

Joshna Enters Semifinals at Hong Kong, Dipika Exits

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Joshna Enters Semifinals at Hong Kong, Dipika Exits

Hong Kong: Joshna Chinappa defeated Rachael Grinham to secure a place in the semifinals while her India teammate Dipika Pallikal lost in straight games against top seed Joelle King in the PSA HKFC Int...

Anurag Thakur Promises Rs 5 Crore for Deaf Cricketers

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Anurag Thakur Promises Rs 5 Crore for Deaf Cricketers

New Delhi: Newly-elected BCCI President Anurag Thakur has promised help of Rs five crore to the deaf and dumb cricketers, according to Deaf Cricket Society (DCS). DCS officials met Thakur and congrat...

Woakes Gets Nod For Second Test Against Sri Lanka

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Woakes Gets Nod For Second Test Against Sri Lanka

Chester-le-Street: Chris Woakes will replace the injured Ben Stokes in England's side for the second Test against Sri Lanka, skipper Alastair Cook said on Thursday. Durham all-rounder Stokes had alr...

French Open 2016: Leander Paes-Martina Hingis make winning start, cruise into pre-quaters

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French Open 2016: Leander Paes-Martina Hingis make winning start, cruise into pre-quaters

Paris, France:Leander Paes and Martina Hingis entered the mixed doubles pre-quarterfinals of the French Open with a straight-set win over Anna-Lena Groenefeld and Robert Farah, in Paris on Thursday.Pa...