After action correction, Sidak Singh takes perfect ten

Written by Devendra Pandey | Mumbai | Published: November 4, 2018 1:34:48 am The 19-year old went to a barber shop in Mumbai, removed his turban, and got a new haircut. In March this year, Sidak Singh, who on Saturday took all 10 wickets in an innings in Under-23 CK Nayudu Trophy for Puducherry against Manipur, took a decision which he never thought he was capable of. The 19-year old went to a barbershop in Mumbai, removed his turban, and got a new haircut. Back home in Varanasi, all hell…

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No sense of entitlement after ten years of playing for India – Virat Kohli

After smashing Sachin Tendulkar’s record to become the fastest to 10,000 ODI runs, Virat Kohli has said that his method remains the same: work hard for every run and never take things for granted. “Even after playing for 10 years, I don’t feel like I’m entitled for anything here,” Kohli told BCCI.tv. “You still have to work hard for every run you score at the international level while playing for your country because they’re many people who want this very badly and when you’re in that position yourself, you should…

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BTN Announces Coverage of 2018 Big Ten Fall Championships « Big Ten Network

BTN will provide extensive coverage of the 2018 Big Ten fall championships and tournaments, including live broadcasts and streams of the Big Ten Men’s and Women’s Soccer Tournaments, the Big Ten Field Hockey Tournament and the Big Ten Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships. The Big Ten Cross Country Championships kick off BTN’s coverage this Sunday, Oct. 28. The event will air live on FloSports and BTN Plus at 11:45 a.m. ET, and on television Monday, Oct. 29 at 8 p.m. ET. The Big Ten has four nationally ranked men’s…

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BTN Announces Men’s and Women’s Hoops Talent for 2018-19 Season « Big Ten Network

The 2018-19 Big Ten basketball season tips off in less than three weeks and BTN today announced on-air talent for over 200 men’s and women’s games, as well as its nightly studio shows. New this year to the network will be play-by-play announcer Dave O’Brien, who joins Kevin Kugler, Brian Anderson, Brandon Gaudin, and Cory Provus in calling games. They accompany an experienced lineup of analysts including  Robbie Hummel, a three-time first-team All-Big Ten performer at Purdue; basketball reporters Andy Katz and Mike DeCourcy; Shon Morris, a Northwestern center who…

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BTN’s Basketball Coverage Begins With Media Day on Thursday « Big Ten Network

The 2018-19 Big Ten basketball season officially begins on Thursday with Big Ten Basketball Media Day.  In addition to media day coverage, BTN will serve as the college sports fans’ home for Big Ten basketball all season long with over 200 men’s and women’s basketball games and nightly studio programming. Thursday kicks off with coaches press conferences hosted by Mike Hall and Shon Morris from 9 a.m. ET to noon ET, followed by additional interviews and analysis with Dave Revsine, Andy Katz, Stephen Bardo and Jon Crispin. From noon ET…

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Matt Millen to leave Big Ten Network analyst duties to treat amyloidosis

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Former Detroit Lions general manager Matt Millen is stepping away from his Big Ten Network broadcasting duties for the rest of the season to concentrate on his treatment for amyloidosis. Millen had been working for the network as a color analyst for the first five games of this season. He had also done preseason radio work with the Oakland Raiders. “We will certainly miss seeing Matt this fall, but his health is the clear priority for everyone involved,” Big Ten Network senior vice president Mark Hulsey…

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Annemiek van Vleuten undergoes surgery after top ten finish in World Championship road race

Annemiek van Vleuten has undergone surgery for a broken knee sustained on the way to a top ten finish in the women’s World Championship road race. The Dutch rider came down 90km from the line on Saturday, but still rode to a seventh place finish. Her compatriot Anna van der Breggen won the race in spectacular fashion, riding clear of her rivals into a 39km solo win. Van Vleuten, who was crowned time trial world champion earlier in the week, said recovery could take up to four months. >>>Five talking…

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Ryan ten Doeschate denies Surrey historic win as Essex squeeze home by one wicket

Essex 477 for 8 dec (Westley 134, Harmer 102*, Vijay 80, Wheater 68*) and 134 for 9 (ten Doeschate 53*, Morkel 4-28) beat Surrey 67 (Porter 4-26, Cook 4-27) and 541 (Roy 128, Pope 114, Stoneman 86, Jacks 53, Coles 5-123) by one wicketScorecard The chairmen of the first-class counties were holding a meeting at The Oval on this final day of the 2018 season. One would like to think they could not give much attention to their agenda. One hopes they looked outside and saw the County Championship offering…

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See which stars are attending 2018 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Media Day « Big Ten Network

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference announced the 36 men’s basketball standouts, including 18 seniors, tentatively scheduled to attend Big Ten Men’s Basketball Media Day on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, Ill. The list of students scheduled to attend features 17 returning All-Big Ten selections from the 2017-18 season, including first-team All-Big Ten honorees James Palmer Jr. of Nebraska, Carsen Edwards of Purdue, Ethan Happ of Wisconsin along with second-team selections Juwan Morgan of Indiana and Jordan Murphy of Minnesota. Additional 2017-18 All-Big Ten selections making the trip to Chicago include: Illinois’ Trent Frazier,…

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