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BCCI Nominates M.S Dhoni for Padma Bhushan Award

   The Board of Control for Cricket in Indiia (BCCI) has nominated Mahendra Singh Dhoni for the country’s third highest civilian award — the Padma Bhushan  for his contribution to the game.

 A senior BCCI official confirmed that the Board has only sent one name for the Padma awards this year and it was a unanimous decision to nominate India’s most successful captain.

PV Sindhu wins Korea Super Series semi-final

         In Korean Super Series 2017,PV Sindhu continued her impressive run and advanced to the semi-final.On Friday,The Olympic and World Championships silver medallist beat Minatsu Mitani of Japan 21-19,18-21 ,21-10 in the quarter-final in Seoul.

        The Olympic and Worlds silver medallist will next face the winner of Sung Ji-hyun and He Bingjiao.If the Indian wins her semi-final and Nozomi Okuhara wins her semi-final against Akane Yamaguchi,a repeat of World Championships final can happen in Seoul.

Tamilnadu's Achievement

Dharwad:’Nithyashree Mani’ from Chennai,Tamilnadu had a great

achievement by winning over West Bengal opponent ‘Munman kundu’ to lift

her first Sub-Junior Girls trophy.Even ‘Payas Jain’ failed to defend the Boys title he won at Indore.

       In Girls final match,Nitya lose points over Munman for 3 games and raised with holding 2 match points in fourth game,but Munman again held

3 match points in fifth game.Again Nithya won 5 points to win 12-10 but

India Team Unfurl tricolour in Srilanka

India Team ,Srilanka

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli and head coach Ravi Shastri unfurled the national Flag to the mark of Independence Day at Kandy city, Sri Lanka.

Team India gathered at Kandy and unfurled the tri-colour on the occasion of Independence Day

The team is camping in the city as part of their tour in the island nation.

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“Good bye to Cricket”: Lalith Modi

Lalith Modi,Cricket

Indian Businessman, IPL former chairman and Cricket administrator Lalith Modi says 'Goodbye to Cricket'. Lalit Modi has resigned as the president of the Nagaur District Cricket Association in Rajasthan. He sent a letter to the Cricket administrator.

In the letter he mentioned the reason for his leaving cricket association in the letter that he feels it as the time to give chance to new generations.

BCCI banned Rajasthan cricket association because of Lalith Modi for which Rajasthan didn't host any of the National or International matches.

PV Sindhu’s Training to start as deputy collector

PV Sindhu,Deputy Collector

Olympic Silver Medalist PV Sindhu’s training will be start from the august 20th. She has been assigned to Krishna district for her training.

PV Sindhu has submitted her educational, medical and sports certificates to the CCLA.

Monthly pay will be in the Rs 40,000 to Rs 70,000 as like all other deputy collectors. She will receive DA calculated at 22.0008 percent of her basic salary, which amounts to Rs 8,800, and HRA calculated at 12.5 percent, which amounts to Rs 5,000, as she will work in Machilipatnam Krishna District.   

Ravindra Jadeja becomes World No.1

Ravindra Jadeja,all rounder rest

As per ICCI rakings, Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja has become the number one all-rounder of the Test.

Before Jadeja, Shakib Al Hasan of Bangladesh was the number one all-rounder.

Jadeja has 438 points, while his team-mate Ravichandran Ashwin is on third position with 418 points.

Here are the top five all-rounders:

Ravindra Jadeja (India) 438 points

Shakib Al Hasan (Bangladesh) 431 points

Ravichandran Ashwin (India) 418 points

Moeen Ali (England) 409 points

Ben Stokes (England) 360 points

 

Virendra Sehwag appreciates MP Kavitha’s initiative

Virendra Sehwag,MP Kavitha

Telangana state Nizamabad TRS MP Kavitha has started a new campaign, “Sisters for Change”, to make every sister gift a helmet to her respective brother on the occasion of Rakhi festival.

Anguished by the many number of 2-wheeler accidents, she would like to make a serious effort to save some lives.

However, many celebrities and politicians were appreciating her good initiative.

International Player found dead on Rail Tracks

Jyothi Gupta,hockey,suicide

International Player from Haryana reportedly found dead on Rail Tracks on Wednesday.

Jyoti Gupta, international hockey player committed suicide on Wednesday night by jumping in front of a train at Rewari railway station.

Gupta, a forward hockey player, had represented the country in the Asian Games and participated in many state and national level tournaments.

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