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Rio Olympics 2016 Wrestler Sakshi Malik Gives India First Medal (Bronze) At 2016 Rio Olympics: in the women’s 58 kg freestyle event, becoming the first Indian female wrestler to win an Olympics medal, defeating Kyrgyzstan’s Aisuluu Tynybekova with an 8-5 victory. India’s star shuttler PV Sindhu Enters Badminton Ladies Singles Final becoming the first Indian […]

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CRICKET West Indies Draw In 2nd Test Match West Indies put up an impressive show disallowing India from stealing victory at Sabina Park. They won the toss and put India to field. West Indies scored 196 in their first innings. Ashwin was brilliant with 5/52. India scored 500 as KL Rahul scored another century, getting […]

JBSL’S Monsoon Games

Making the most of the weather, The Bai Jerbai Baug Sports League organized their annual fun-filled ‘Monsoon Telegames’ on 16th July, 2016. The evening commenced with thirty-six participants, (above sixteen years), divided into four teams, who fought with the spirit of sportsmanship. The games included one legged sumo fight, catching the eggs, dip in icy […]

Renee Shines At Immaculata 2016

Fourteen year old Renee Talati from St. Anne’s High School, Fort, was awarded the ‘Best Sportsperson’ (Overall Category) and ‘Best Footballer’ (Girls Category) at the recent inter-school cultural festival, Immaculata 2016, held at St. Mary’s School (ICSE), Mazagaon. Twenty four schools across Mumbai participated with 2000 children taking part in various events. Renee been playing […]

Sports Round-up – 24 July To 30 July

CRICKET India Start Off Their Series On A Winning Note The Anil Kumble-Virat Kohli partnership has started on a positive note as India were on the top of their game against what looked like a rather weak West Indies side. Batting first the visitors notched up 566/8 (declared) in their first innings. Virat Kohli scored […]

Kudos Hoshmand!

Congratulations to eight year old Hoshmand Elavia for coming second in the JK Tyre Indikarting National Series powered by Tata Motors. The championship was held from April to July 2016 across various destinations. Hoshmand was the only candidate from Mumbai in the Pro-Cadet category (7 to 12 years). He did his training under Rayomand Banajee […]

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CRICKET Pakistan Clinch Victory At Lord’s The first Test match between England and Pakistan turned into an exciting encounter. Pakistan won the toss and made the right decision to bat first. They notched up 339 runs with skipper Misbah-ul-Haq’s top ton. In reply, the Englishmen were all out for 272 runs in 79.1 overs. Yasir […]

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CRICKET Barbados Tridents Win Caribbean Premier League After the IPL, it is now the CPL that has taken the cricketing world by storm. St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots won the toss and elected to field first. Opponents, Barbados Tridents scored 180/6 in 20 overs, thanks to De Villiers who scored 82 runs in 54 deliveries. […]

Azdeen Wins Golden Glove

Congratulations to 10-year-old Azdeen Zack for being awarded the ‘Golden Glove’ as the best goalkeeper at the recently concluded ‘Torneo Cidade Vilagarcia’- International Football Tournament held in Spain. Azdeen’s ‘Spanish Soccer School, Dubai’ won 7th place amongst forty-two teams that participated world-wide. Azdeen will soon be representing Dubai, in the ‘Under-10’ category at the ‘Gothia […]