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(Follow the Live Blog from the auction and scroll down to the bottom of the page to see the squads as they build up) Catch all the action as it happens in Bengaluru where 514 players are set to be auctioned over two days. Even as the IPL faces another high-tide period with the menace of betting and fixing in the league appearing to turn from allegation into ground reality, Rs. 274.50 crore will be put on the table by its eight franchises at the 2014 players' auction beginning today A complete makeover of most teams adds to the excitement when bidding starts on Wednesday with 16 marquee players who will have the base price of Rs. 2 crore each.

Matiouze Royer knows how to fight a tough one, but I'm no less : Vijender Singh

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Matiouze Royer knows how to fight a tough one, but I'm no less : Vijender Singh

New Delhi: None of his four fights so farhave gone the distance and Indian boxing star Vijender Singhis not keen on a longer contest either even though he does notexpect this weekend's faceoff with Fr...


Pinki Pramanik returns to major athletics for first time in eight years; sets sight on Rio 2016

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Pinki Pramanik returns to major athletics for first time in eight years; sets sight on Rio 2016

New Delhi: Four years after overcoming acontroversy over her gender, Pinki Pramanik on Thursdayreturned toher first major athletics competition in the Federation Cupand finished seventh in the women's...

Pinki Pramanik returns to major athletics for first time in eight years; sets sight on Rio 2016

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Pinki Pramanik returns to major athletics for first time in eight years; sets sight on Rio 2016

New Delhi: Four years after overcoming acontroversy over her gender, Pinki Pramanik on Thursdayreturned toher first major athletics competition in the Federation Cupand finished seventh in the women's...

IPL 2016: Rohit fifty, Pollard blitz helps Mumbai blow Kolkata away

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IPL 2016: Rohit fifty, Pollard blitz helps Mumbai blow Kolkata away

Mumbai:Rohit Sharma played a captain'sknock and struck an unbeaten 68, while Kieron Pollard smashed51 not out in just 17 balls to power defending championsMumbai Indians (MI) to a comfortable six-wick...

IPL 2016: Alternate home venues for MI, RPS to be finalised on 29 April

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IPL 2016: Alternate home venues for MI, RPS to be finalised on 29 April

Mumbai: The Indian Premier League (IPL)Governing Council is to meetin Delhi on Fridayto finalise the new home venues fordefending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) and league debutants,Rising Pune Supergi...

IPL 2016: Alternate home venues for MI, RPS to be finalised on 29 April

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IPL 2016: Alternate home venues for MI, RPS to be finalised on 29 April

Mumbai: The Indian Premier League (IPL)Governing Council is to meetin Delhi on Fridayto finalise the new home venues fordefending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) and league debutants,Rising Pune Supergi...

IPL 2016: Pune replace injured Faf du Plessis with Usman Khawaja

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IPL 2016: Pune replace injured Faf du Plessis with Usman Khawaja

Pune: Australia's batting sensation UsmanKhawaja has replaced injured South African Faf du Plessis forRising Pune Supergiants (RPS)."One of our mainstays Du Plessis has injured his fingerduring t...