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Krunal Pandya: Second to none in second year of IPL

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The evening of May 1 could well have ended Krunal Pandya’s involvement in IPL 10. A freak injury at point, falling over the ball, had jammed his hip. A year ago, it would well have been the end of his campaign. Krunal had impressed but wasn’t such a bigwig in the scheme of things for Mumbai. This time, though, it was different. According to a member of the MI support staff, the team management began to worry. A call was made out to the miracle healer Eliyantha White in Sri Lanka, the man who has treated the likes of Lasith Malinga and Sachin Tendulkar in the past. Come, heal, and get our man fit.

Ireland Tri-Series: Tom Latham ton helps New Zealand crush hosts by 190 runs

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New Zealand captain Tom Latham led from the front with a century as his side beat Ireland by an emphatic margin of 190 runs at Malahide on Sunday to win the one-day international tri-series with a game to spare.

NBA playoffs: Celtics overcome 21-point deficit to beat Cavaliers as LeBron James fizzles out

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Avery Bradley rattled in a game-winning three pointer at the buzzer as the Boston Celtics clawed their way back into the Eastern Conference final with a 111-108 win over Cleveland Sunday.

Scotland vs Sri Lanka: Kyle Coetzer, Matthew Cross score tons to claim historic win over visitors

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Kyle Coetzer and Matthew Cross both scored hundreds as Scotland beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets at Beckenham, southeast England, for a historic success on Sunday.

Poonam Raut, Mithali Raj help Indian eves win Quadrangular Series

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Brilliant half-centuries from Poonam Raut and Mithali Raj helped the Indian women's cricket team beat South Africa by eight wickets to win the Quadrangular Series at Senwes Park, Potchefstroom on Sunday.

ICC Champions Trophy: Umar Akmal fails fitness test, removed from Pakistan squad

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Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal has been removed from the country’s ICC Champions Trophy squad after he failed to clear a second fitness test in two months.

Indian shuttlers seek to end their wait for a medal

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To open their campaign against Denmark on Monday

Alexander Zverev signals arrival, beats Novak Djokovic to win Italian Open

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Alexander Zverev signaled his anticipated arrival among the tennis elite by defeating Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3 Sunday to win the Italian Open.

IPL 2017: Krunal Pandya's temperament, maturity and versatility show he is ready to don India colours

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Talented to bannev aj che, jovo have ek varas next IPL nu jaye to tame decide kari le so ke bannev talented che (We both are talented, let this next IPL finish; you will yourself decide that indeed both are talented)," Krunal Pandya to Firstpost in December 2015.

Double Celebration: Jonty Rhodes welcomes newborn son Nathan as Mumbai Indians win IPL 10 final!

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Mumbai Indians were crowned the Indian Premier League (IPL) champions for the third time after Mitchell Johnson delivered a three-wicket final over to help secure their thrilling one-run victory over Rising Pune Supergiant in the final on Sunday.