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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.

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson pleads guilty to child sex charge

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Sunderland winger Adam Johnson pleads guilty to child sex charge

England international Adam Johnson pleaded guilty to one count of sexual activity with a child, but denied two other charges, when he appeared at Bradford Crown Court on Wednesday.The 28-year-old Sund...


Are we ready? FIFA delegation to visit India to evaluate 2017 U-17 World Cup preparations

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Are we ready? FIFA delegation to visit India to evaluate 2017 U-17 World Cup preparations

New Delhi: A high-powered FIFA delegation led by Head Of Competitions Jamie Yarza will be visiting India between February 14 to 20 to evaluate the preparations for next year's U-17 World Cup.In what w...

NZ skipper McCullum wants to cap off 100th Test with a rare Test series win against Australia

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NZ skipper McCullum wants to cap off 100th Test with a rare Test series win against Australia

Wellington: As much as Brendon McCullum looks back on a stellar career, more than anything he wants to sign off with a series win over Australia starting with the first Test in Wellington on Friday.Th...

NZ skipper McCullum wants to cap off 100th Test with a rare Test series win against Australia

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NZ skipper McCullum wants to cap off 100th Test with a rare Test series win against Australia

Wellington: As much as Brendon McCullum looks back on a stellar career, more than anything he wants to sign off with a series win over Australia starting with the first Test in Wellington on Friday.Th...

Dhoni sends legal notice to Hindi daily, threatens Rs 100 cr defamation suit over match-fixing allegations

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Dhoni sends legal notice to Hindi daily, threatens Rs 100 cr defamation suit over match-fixing allegations

Just days after a Hindi daily Sun Starcaught former team India manager and DDCA sports secretary Sunil Dev alleging that MS Dhoni, then Test captain, fixed the fourth match of the 2014 Test series aga...

Australia recall Bird, NZ name injury-hit squad in McCullum's landmark 100th Test

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Australia recall Bird, NZ name injury-hit squad in McCullum's landmark 100th Test

Wellington: Australia have recalled paceman Jackson Bird for the first Test against New Zealand starting in Wellington on Friday as both sides revealed their line-ups on the eve of the match.Bird, who...

Australia recall Bird, NZ name injury-hit squad in McCullum's landmark 100th Test

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Australia recall Bird, NZ name injury-hit squad in McCullum's landmark 100th Test

Wellington: Australia have recalled paceman Jackson Bird for the first Test against New Zealand starting in Wellington on Friday as both sides revealed their line-ups on the eve of the match.Bird, who...