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November 7, 2014

ISL: Pune shock Kolkata 3-1

Kolkata, Nov 7: Putting up an exhilerating show, FC Pune City triumphed 3-1 to hand leaders Atletico de Kolkata their first defeat in the Indian Super League here Friday.Dudu Omagbemi, Kostas Katsouranis and Davide Colomba found the target for the winners, while Fikru Teferra was the hosts' sole scorer during the enterprising game that saw all the goals come from foreigners at the Salt Lake Stadium. Despite the defeat, Atletico continued atop the table with 12 points in seven matches. Pune climbed to the third…

Karnataka thrash Andhra Pradesh in Vijay Hazare Trophy

Secunderabad, Nov 7: Mayank Agarwal (162) scored a superb century to help Karnataka to a 163-run victory over Andhra Pradesh in a South Zone match of the Vijay Hazare National ODI Championships here today.Andhra Pradesh won the toss and bowled first but were pushed back by Karnataka who posted a big score of 330 runs, riding on Agarwal's 137-ball 162 and Manish Pandey's 63-ball 75. In reply, Andhra were bowled out for 196 in 47.4 overs with Kaif's 54 and Siva Kumar's 40 being the only highlights of a…

Gangjee preserves two-shot lead at Panasonic Open India

New Delhi, Nov 7: Indian golfer Rahil Gangjee maintained a two-shot lead at the halfway stage of the $300,000 Panasonic Open India after shooting a four-under-par 68 here Friday.The home favourite rode on a hot putter and accurate drives to emerge as the only player to return with double digits on 10-under-par 134 in the event sanctioned by the Asian Tour and Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI). Wade Ormsby of Australia, aiming to become the first player to successfully defend the Panasonic Open India title, rolled in…

Pune FC face Salgaocar FC in Durand Cup final

Raia (Goa), Nov 7: I-League football side Pune FC will be eyeing to create history when they face Salgaocar SC in their maiden appearance in the final of the 127th Durand Cup here at the Raia Sports Complex Saturday.Having secured three consecutive wins in the tournament, Pune FC will be high on morale and keen to stretch that run and clinch the oldest club trophy in Asian football. Interestingly, all of Pune FC's wins in the competition have been against Goan opponents, having defeated Churchill Brothers, Vasco SC…

Australia’s cricket groundsmen given gag order

Sydney, Nov 7: Australia's ground curators have been gagged after an edict from the International Cricket Council (ICC) was issued to Cricket Australia (CA) in the latest attempt to fight match-fixing in the build up to the 2015 World Cup, starting Feb 14 in Australia and New Zealand.Groundsmen of Australia's's cricket venues come into the spotlight in the summer season as information is sought by the gambling community on the pitch they have prepared and how the match proceedings may unfold as a result of…
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