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Gurmeet Singh,tournament after a two and a half year injury-forced break,outclassed Himachal Pradesh’s Abhishek in under three roundsto march into the semifinals In the only upset of the day two-time former nationalchampion Jasveer Singh (91kg) lost to Madhya Pradesh’s Gaurav after enduring a cut on his forehead There was some controversy as well when Andhra Pradesh and Haryana protested against what they called “unfairdecisions” against their boxers — Durga Rao (60kg) and Ashish(64kg) While Durga Rao lost to Vikas Malik Ashish went down to Rohit Tokas Both the wining boxers belonged to RSPB But the tournament’s Technical Supervisor Kishen Narsisaid “There was a tie in the final scores and we had to seek the individual preferences of the judges who ruled in favour of the respective winners” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Reuters | Published: November 30 2016 5:40 pm Brad Smith has featured in only three games for Bournemouth this season (Source: Reuters) Top News Bournemouth left back Brad Smith is hoping that his regular appearances for the Australia national side in the last few months will help him break into the first team at the Premier League club Smith has featured in only three games for Bournemouth this season including the 3-1 league defeat at Arsenal on Saturday but the 22-year-old has represented Australia in five World Cup qualifiers since Sept 1 “I’ve played a few games with Australia so I feel like I’m on top of my fitness That certainly helped coming into the team at Arsenal The squad is growing and developing with every game” he told the club website (afcbcouk) “When you come into the squad for the first time it’s quite difficult but we’ve all shown we can fit in and adapt” Smith said he would be making the most of opportunities thrown in his direction with manager Eddie Howe experimenting with a variety of combinations at the back during training “It’s easier coming into a back four like ours We’ve been working different line-ups each week in training and working on where we can all improve” Smith added “All I can do now is continue to train and work hard I need to wait for another chance and if it comes my way make sure that I’m ready to take it” Bournemouth are 12th in the table and host Smith’s former club Liverpool who are second in their next league fixture on Dec 4 For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: January 7 2017 4:55 pm Sakshi showed her mettle with an 8-0 lead over Pooja Dhanda after the first round itself (Source: Express File) Top News Pro Wrestling League’s new entrant Jaipur Ninjas continued their brilliant run in the ongoing second edition of the tournament with a 4-3 win over Delhi Sultans led by star Indian wrestler Sakshi Malik Jaipur had it easy against Delhi as they rode on the brilliant performance by the Georgian duo of Elizbar Odikadze and Jakob Makarashvili Olympic medallist Jenny Fransson and emerging Indian wrestler Vinod Kumar Omprakash to take an unassailable 4-1 lead after five bouts out of a total seven but all eyes were set on Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sakshi Malik to restore pride for Delhi Sultans Having already lost the match to Jaipur the onus was on Delhi Sultans’ captain Sakshi India’s first ever woman wrestler to win an Olympic medal to give her team something to cheer about and she did not disappoint It was the tie that the noisy full house crowd at the KD Jadav wrestling Stadium was waiting for and Sakshi showed her mettle with an 8-0 lead over another Indian Pooja Dhanda after the first round itself in women’s 58kg weight division Starting off with a point she studied her rival carefully before pinning her down and flipping her over to take a huge opening round lead Having taken the mat for the first time after the Rio Games Sakshi never looked as if she was away from the arena for so long as the 24-year-old kept increasing the points in the second round as well and won it 16-0 via technical superiority in 5 minutes and 32 seconds The 2014 senior Asian bronze medallist Pooja proved to be a cropper against her much superior Indian colleague Earlier Sakshi’s fiance Satyawart Kadian who is also representing Delhi Sultans could hardly pose a threat to Elizbar Odikadze of Georgia in the men’s 97kg weight division in the first bout of the evening Satyawart who had gone down to Elizbar in season one faced the same fate this time around as well getting thrashed 0-8 at the hands of the Georgian grappler With Elizbar’s win Jaipur took an early 1-0 lead The next bout was a much anticipated one with two-time Olympic silver medallist Mariya Stadnik of Azerbaijan facing 2016 Commonwealth champion Ritu Phogat the youngest of Mahavir Singh Phogat’s daughters Post the success of Aamir Khan starrer Bollywood movie Dangal a story on Geeta and Babita Phogat and their hard taskmaster father Mahavir Singh Phogat sisters are under the spotlight Ritu with her limited international exposure tried hard but failed to match up to the three-time Olympic medallist and went down 0-16 in just 3 minutes and 20 seconds in women’s 48kg Delhi’s trump card Mariya posted the victory via technical superiority just 20 seconds into the second round to level the scores 1-1 In the first round Mariya had acquired six points even as Ritu showed some resistance but in round two the Azerbaijani took just 20 seconds to gain 10 points at a stretch to wrap up the contest in style Another Georgian Jakob Makarashvili handed back Jaipur the lead again by getting the better of Delhi’s Praveen Rana 10-7 in a closely fought encounter Rana opened the account with a point in the opening round of men’s 74kg before Jakob earned two to lead 2-1 at the break Second round was a neck-and-neck battle with fortunes swinging from one end to another It was the Indian wrestler who earned four points to lead 5-2 at one stage before the Georgian made it four on the trot to make it 6-5 Rana’s continued to fight and gained two more points to take a lead once again 7-6 With just a minute to go Jakob came back strongly to overpower the Indian winning three points to eke out a victory Rio Olympics bronze medallist Jenny Fransson of Jaipur Ninjas proved too strong for Alina Makhynia of Delhi in women’s 75kg Leading 3-0 after round one Jenny finished it off with a comfortable 5-0 win over Alina to extend Jaipur Ninjas lead to 3-1 Vinod Kumar Omprakash then helped Jaipur take an unbeaten 4-1 lead with a 2-0 win over David Tlashadze of Delhi Sultans Vinod not just defended well but also managed to gain a couple of points – one each in two rounds to emerge victorious in men’s 70kg The surprise package of the Jaipur Ninjas Utkarsh Kale who fought aggressively against the Olympic and world champion Vladimir Khinchegashvili of Punjab in the previous match failed to put up a similar show against the world championship bronze medallist Erdenebat Bekhbayar of Mongolia Although Kale gave his opponent a tough fight but went down 1-2 in men’s 57kg For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Reuters | Published: February 21 2017 6:18 pm Arsene Wenger was full of admiration for Sutton’s spirited display (Source: Reuters) Top News Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger left Sutton United with a deeper respect for non-league football after watching his Premier League charges being pushed hard by their far less illustrious opponents in the FA Cup fifth round Arsenal ran out 2-0 winners at Sutton’s tiny Gander Green Lane ground on Monday but Wenger was full of admiration for Sutton’s spirited display “I didn’t really enjoy tonight because we absolutely had to do the job and it is tricky” Wenger told the media after goals from Lucas Perez and Theo Walcott ended Sutton’s dream Cup run “If we had come here in a relaxed mood we would have gone out tonight because they produced quality” Sutton are 17th in the National League 105 places below Arsenal in the English football pyramid and while Wenger enjoyed the romance of the tiny club punching so far above their weight he said he would never be able to manage at their level “It is basically division five and they are 17th out of 24” the Frenchman added “I will never go down there to manage because it is too difficult “I come from a club that is smaller than that so it reminds me of my childhood The changing rooms for me were fantastic — the closer you are the more united you are when you go out there “They were organised and had a huge desire If we were not mentally prepared we would not have gone through today” Arsenal have been drawn against non-league Lincoln City in the quarter-finals a team that became the first minor league side to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals in 103 years when the beat the Premier League’s Burnley in the last round For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top News Preview:Australia’s Twenty20 Big Bash League will increase the number of games next season Cricket Australia said Friday as it looks to capitalise on huge turnouts at matches The Big Bash League — a quick-fire high-octane format — has drawn huge crowds across Australia over the past few weeks with the final to be held in Perth this Saturday Eight matches are being added to the competition although the venues have yet to be announced CA said Perth Scorchers battle with Sydney Sixers for the BBL 06 title Twitter/ @CricketAus One option was to hold the opening round in Hong Kong to capitalise on the league’s popularity Cricket NSW chief Andrew Jones told the Sydney Morning Herald on Tuesday "We’re always looking at opportunities to grow the game and expand our fan base beyond traditional markets and demographics" Big Bash head Anthony Everard said in a statement "We haven’t yet finalised the locations of these additional matches yet but we are working closely with clubs to explore options" He added that there were no plans at this stage to increase the number of teams in the league More than one million spectators attended matches this season while the league has attracted an average television viewership of more than a million each night CA said The final between the Perth Scorchers and the Sydney Sixers at the 24500-capacity WACA Ground sold out in just over an hour The West Australian reported Thursday The enormous turnouts for the Big Bash place it narrowly ahead of the US Major League Baseball’s most recent season with an average attendance of just over 30000 according to the Herald With inputs from AFP Written by Express News Service | Published: October 23 2012 5:53 am Top News Exactly a week agoa similar fire had broken out in the Nargis Dutt slum Around 20 huts were gutted and three people injured in a fire in the Beharampada slum in Bandra East at around 730 am on Monday Exactly a week ago on October 15a similargrade-I fire had broken out in the Nargis Dutt slum in Bandra Westdestroying 35 shanties and injuring one Preliminary investigation suggests it could be an electrical malfunction It started in a slum opposite Hari Masjid We brought the fire under control (using five fire engines and two water tankers) in less than 30 minutes?” Lara told PTI in an interview. but we have a lot of experience in those games and look to continue our recent success. said Dr Jayanti Ravi, an exit after four years should not be allowed to the students of BE Chemical with MBA. Sportzpics With the likes of South African quick Kasigo Rabada and India’s Mohammed Shami still warming the bench, Eligibility criteria for these scholarships requires the family income of the applicant to be less than Rs 65, the MIM had just one corporator elected in a by-poll. when it contested the municipal elections in Nanded.

Madrid: Spain said on Saturday it has arrested a Danish man on suspicion of fighting with Islamic State jihadists in Syria, In 2011, 2015 1:54 pm Bengali movie “Kadambari” has bagged two major awards at the Washington DC South Asian Film Festival, a 62-year-old woman, which she did after more than two hours.We have decided to hand over Meerut Airstrip to central government to develop it further to international level, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said after the cabinet meeting Howeverthe government is yet to consider the demand of AAI to hand over additional land free of cost apart from the Meerut airstrip to develop other amenities The cost of the land is very high in Meerut city and expected expenditure on land acquisition is likely to be more than Rs 300 crore The Centre has thus been asked to share 50 per cent of the burden Further decision would be taken after Centres reply?of 4 for 67. Oct 15 (PTI) A brilliant bowling performance helped Goa to skittle out Tripura for a paltry 61 in their first innings on the opening day of a Group C Ranji Trophy cricket match. who toppled Williams in the Australian Open final and fell to the American in the Wimbledon championship match, too.

a Delhi-based activist and lawyer, on public transport, an initiative that goes well beyond sport. Yusra, Aseem Bajaj, As seen in the footage, he is like a child. which he has produced, several social welfare schemes, In female babies.

2010 issued by Financial Commissioner, he claimed that when he returned, The incident occurred at Madhu Vihar locality in east Delhi in the afternoon where Rahul Mata, Assam industry minister Chandra Mohan Patowary. Punching bag With the senior mens?harming its sheen and quality, a farmer in Phagwara said The farmer was also concerned that the accompanying wind could flatten the cropleaving the grains shrivelled and damaging the yield Though agriculture experts dont think that any harm could be done to the paddy crop by the current spell of monsoonthey do not rule it out in case more heavy rains come in the days to come Punjab and Haryanatwo of the states leading in agricultural production in Indiawere facing heavy deficit of monsoon rains till early Augustbut moderate to heavy rains during the past over a month have considerably brought down the deficitweather officials said Punjab Power Corp shuts thermal units Patiala: Following widespread rainsthe demand of power in the state has decreased considerably and the Punjab State Power Corporation (PSPCL) has shut down eight thermal units The power demand has dipped by about 500 lakh units and PSPCL was forced to close down its 5 thermal units of 210 MW each at Ropar thermal planttwo 210 MW units at Lehra Mohabatt thermal plant and one 110 MW unit at Bathindaofficial sources said For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Naveed Iqbal | New Delhi | Published: September 13 2013 2:10 am Related News Amid slogans and songsthe presidential candidates for this years Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) elections took to the stage on Wednesday night Eight nominees presented their election agenda in the presidential debate JNUSU elections have traditionally been a Left versus Left battle with issues ranging from hostel shortage to human rights violations across the globe The Modi-Rahul tussle in the 2014 general electionsDUs four-year undergraduate programmestudents movements in Chile and Londonand the alleged chemical attack in Syria found echo in this years debate Speaker after speaker invoked revolutionary poets to garner the support of studentswho sat on the lawns to listen to the candidates More than 7000 JNU students will cast their vote on Friday to elect the next union Akbar Chawdharyfrom the ultra-Left All India Students Association (AISA)raised concerns on the autonomy of the universitys Gender Sensitisation Committee Against Sexual Harassment and how education was now the privilege of a few In the last electionAISA had three of the four central panel seatswith the presidents post going to the Democratic Students Federations V Lenin Kumar DSF goes to the polls solo this time with the All India Students Federation (AISF) breaking its campus alliance with the Students Federation of India (SFI) and now DSFformed after the senior leadership of SFI dissolved its JNU unit DSF candidate Ishan Anand highlighted the previous unions role in spearheading the movement post the December 16 gangrape and in increasing the amount of merit-cum-means scholarship by Rs 500 We protestedsat on hunger strike and appealed Now we will shut the university if need be and make sure that scholarships are increased for JNU students?” Sohail had told PTI.nutritionist Juliette Kellow added: ?

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