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Australian Open: Federer knocked out by Greek wunderkind Tsitsipas

Roger Federer’s bid for a hat-trick of Australian Open titles was crushed on Sunday as Greek wunderkind Stefanos Tsitsipas rose up to floor the Swiss master and become his nation’s first Grand Slam quarter-finalist.

‘Bomb blast’ rocks Syrian capital Damascus

A bomb blast hit the capital of war-torn Syria on Sunday and a “terrorist” was arrested, state media said, in a rare attack in the city that has been largely insulated from violence. A Britain-based war monitor said a “huge explosion” near a military intelligence office in southern Damascus had left a number of people dead and wounded.

MS Dhoni is still world’s best ODI finisher, says Ian Chappell

MS Dhoni is still world’s best ODI finisher, says Ian Chappell

Khelo India Youth Games: Hosts Maharashtra take overall title

Maharashtra received the glittering Trophy from Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister for HRD, Government of India, and Vinod Tawde, Minister of Sports and Youth Welfare, Maharashtra, amidst loud cheers at the closing ceremony held at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex.

Bautista Agut upsets Cilic to make Australian Open quarter-finals

Roberto Bautista Agut held firm in a tense five-set duel to knock sixth seed Marin Cilic out of the Australian Open and book his maiden Grand Slam quarter-final on Sunday.

MS Dhoni is still world’s best ODI finisher: Ian Chappell

The jury is still out on whether MS Dhoni’s much acclaimed finishing powers are on the wane or not but former Australia captain Ian Chappell still considers the World Cup winning former skipper as the “best finisher”. Dhoni was recently awarded the Man of the series for his match-winning knocks which helped India win their maiden ODI series in Australia.

Amrita Singh-Sara claim right over a property

Actress and ex- wife of Saif Ali Khan, Amrita Singh along with ‘Simmba’ fame Sara Ali Khan had approached Dehradun police station on Saturday and have claimed a property of over 16,000 square feet area in the outskirts of Uttarakhand’s capital belongs to them.

Australian Open: Nadal wary of ‘dangerous’ Tiafoe

Rampant Rafael Nadal battered ex-world number four Tomas Berdych Sunday but said he would be taking a step into the unknown against “dangerous” Frances Tiafoe in the Australian Open quarter-finals.

Finch looks to break to improve batting ahead of World Cup

Australia’s one-day international captain Aaron Finch said on Sunday he only had himself to blame for his poor showings against India and looked forward to a quiet spell to work on his batting ahead of the World Cup.

Maria Sharapova refuses to let Australian Open exit dent Slam dreams

Former world number one Maria Sharapova shrugged off her failure to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals on Sunday, saying she still believes she can increase her tally of five Grand Slam titles.