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Indian shuttlers HS Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth on Monday claimed that administrative goof-ups by the Badminton Association of India have robbed them of participation at the Asia Badminton Championship, an allegation that the BAI refuted.
Rani Rampal, Indian women’s hockey captain, believes the women hockey scenario has changed in the recent past and the interest being shown by the new generation will further help in development of the game in the country.
The Indian Premier League final scheduled on May 12 was on Monday shifted from Chennai to Hyderabad after the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) failed to get requisite permission from the government to open the three closed stands.
Kings XI Punjab are currently placed at number 5 on the points table but their star batsman David Miller, nicknamed ‘Killer Miller’ by some, is confident that the Punjab team will make it to the play-offs. Talking about R Ashwin, Miller said, “He has been really good as captain. He leads from the front and by example. He thinks about the game a lot.”
Dhoni turned back the clock once again on Sunday not just for his fans, but also for one man, who literally had to fight it out as chief national selector in 2004, to ensure that a young man from Ranchi got the nod to be part of the Indian squad for a tour of Bangladesh.