This is totally a dream’: Aleksandar Vukic electrifies the home fans with his maiden grand slam triumph-2022

Aleksandar Vukic

This is totally a dream’: Aleksandar Vukic electrifies the home fans with his maiden grand slam triumph-2022 This is just surreal’: A Vukic electrifies the home fans with his maiden grand slam triumph. Australia is the wildcard. Vukic gazed up at the sky in awe after winning his maiden grand slam match in four sets over South Africa’s Lloyd Harris on Monday. Vukic had only played in the French Open and the Australian Open the previous year, but the world No.160 appeared poised for an upset as he attacked his ground strokes and sought any edge over a similarly aggressive Harris. “This is all a dream,” Vukic said after the game to Channel Nine. Vukic’s fellow Australian James Duckworth unable to move to the second round, after he was defeated in five sets to Adrian Mannarino.

Virat Kohli Test Career-His 10 memorable Test performances

Virat Kohli Test Career

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Pro kabaddi league game-PKL: Tamil Thalaivas thrash Haryana Steelers 45-26

Pro kabaddi league game

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Indian Cricket team spent New Year Eve 2022 watching the Pushpa movie.

Pushpa movie

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Jasprit Bumrah marries sports presenter Sanjana Ganesan, shares photos

Jasprit Bumrah marries sports presenter Sanjana Ganesan

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England join India and South Africa in semifinals with comprehensive win vs West Indies

South Africa and England registered comfortable victories against Pakistan and West Indies respectively in their Group B matches on Sunday to seal their spots in the semi-finals of the Women’s Twenty20 World Cup. Group A leaders India were the first to reach the last four and the final place will go to the winner of … Read more

Rafael Nadal cruises past Taylor Fritz to complete Acapulco hat trick

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38 runs in New Zealand Tests: Virat Kohli horror run among the leanest patches of his career

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Christchurch Test: Jadeja watches Wagner in shock after taking stunning catch

Ravindra Jadeja produced a moment of magic on Day 2 of the second Test on Sunday as he took a stunning catch to dismiss Neil Wagner in New Zealand’s first innings at the Hagley Oval Stadium. Mohammed Shami broke the 51-run 9th-wicket partnership between Wagner and Kyle Jamieson but it was Jadeja who got the … Read more

Always clear we would lose a game sometime: Jurgen Klopp on Watford ending Liverpool winning streak

Far from being deflated by his team’s first Premier League reverse of the season at Watford on Saturday, Liverpool’s ever-positive manager Juergen Klopp reckoned the shock 3-0 setback could prove liberating for his treble-seeking Reds. Klopp’s champions-elect served up their worst performance of the year as they were outplayed by a Watford side who started … Read more

Virat Kohli not affected by low scores, his intensity on Sunday morning set an example: VVS Laxman

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Saina Nehwal suggests extension of Olympic qualification period amid coronavirus outbreak

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ED attaches assets worth Rs 2.60 crore in J&K Cricket Association scam

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2nd Test: Hanuma Vihari blames poor shot selection for Indian dismissals on Day 1

Hanuma Vihari on Saturday said poor shot selection led to India getting bowled out for a below-par 242 against New Zealand on a “fair pitch”, dealing a blow to their hopes of a comeback in the two-Test series. New Zealand were 63 for no loss at stumps on the opening day of the second and … Read more

Rahul Dravid and coffee: Ajinkya Rahane reveals how he rediscovered his batting before 2019 West Indies tour

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NCA physio Ashish Kaushik faces heat after Ishant Sharma injury, pacer could miss IPL first part

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ISL: Chennaiyin FC put one foot in final with 4-1 Goa drubbing

Chennaiyin FC delivered a solid display to defeat FC Goa 4-1 in the first leg of the Hero Indian Super League semi-final at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Saturday. After a goalless first half, goals from Lucian Goian (54′), Anirudh Thapa (61′), Eli Sabia (77′) and Lallianzuala Chhangte (79′) delivered the goods for the … Read more

Didn’t have money for rickshaw, mother used to walk me to training: Ajinkya Rahane

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South Africa vs Australia: Debutant Janneman Malan 1st batsman to get out on first ball of ODI debut

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Anustup Majumdar struck an unbeaten century to once again become Bengal’s saviour after a familiar top order collapse as he single-handedly took his side to 275 for nine on the opening day of their Ranji Trophy semifinal against a star-studded Karnataka here on Saturday. Fresh from his career-best 157 from a similar position in the … Read more

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Am I a thief? Mashrafe Mortaza disturbed after reporter asks if he was ‘ashamed’ of his bowling

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Novak Djokovic keen to play in front of Indian fans

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Shafali loves playing big shots, don’t want to stop her: Harmanpreet Kaur

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