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India expected to participate in tri-nation kabaddi series in Pakistan

India expected to participate in tri-nation kabaddi series in PakistanIslamabad, Apr 11 : The Pakistan Kabaddi Federation (PKF) will be hosting a tri-nation series in September with India and Iran set to take part in game event. “The federations of India and Iran have verbally agreed to participate in the event,” The Express Tribune quoted PKF Secretary, Muhammad Sarwar, as saying.

According to the report, though several international teams have pulled out of tournaments in Pakistan earlier despite confirming their participation, Sarwar insisted that it will be different this time and added that the teams will also send their full-strength squads. “We have asked them to send their full strength here so that the level of competition is healthy,” he said. (ANI)


Vagner Mancini unveiled as Botafogo coach

Vagner-ManciniRio de Janeiro, April 17 : Brazil's Botafogo have confirmed Vagner Mancini as their new coach following the sacking of Eduardo Hungaro.  Read more »

Benfica beat FC Porto to qualify for Portuguese Cup final

benfica-beats-PortoLisbon, April 17 : Ten-man Benfica beat FC Porto 3-1 at the Luz Stadium here to qualify for the Portuguese Cup final.

Benfica made up for their 0-1 defeat to Porto in the first leg of the  Read more »

Carberry still hoping to return to England Test squad despite slamming management

Michael CarberryLondon, Apr 17 - England batsman Michael Carberry is reportedly keeping his hopes alive of returning to the Test squad despite criticising the England management.  Read more »

Ex-Pak cricketers advise current players not to 'bother with' IPL

Wajahatullah WastiKarachi, Apr 17 : Former Pakistani Test cricketer Wajahatullah Wasti has advised the current players of the team not to bother about playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL), the seventh edition of which is underway at the UAE.  Read more »

FIA uphold decision to disqualify Ricciardo

Daniel-RicciardoParis, April 15 : International automobile federation (FIA) announced Tuesday that it will uphold the decision on Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo's disqualification from last month's Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix.  Read more »

Mahindra's Oliveira bags a point in GP of Americas

Miguel-OliveiraAustin (United States), April 14 : Mahindra rider Miguel Oliveira showed fighting spirit at the Moto3 Grand Prix of the Americas to emerge from a multi-bike first corner melee -- that eliminated teammate  Read more »