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Two arrested with fake currency

Noida: Two men in their late twenties were arrested on Monday afternoon for allegedly trying to dupe a Delhi-based businessman using fake currency. Police recovered fake currency with a face value of ?1.2 crore from them.

It’s an emotional moment: Azhar Ali on return of Test cricket to Pakistan

The return of Test cricket to Pakistani soil is an emotional occasion, captain Azhar Ali said on Tuesday but that will not come in the way of his team’s efforts to make amends for a disastrous tour of Australia. Pakistani players will play Test cricket at home after a gap of 10 years when they take on Sri Lanka in a two-Test series starting here on Wednesday. A 2009 terrorist attack on the Sri Lankan team had led to a freeze on cricket in Pakistan, which has been playing its home matches on neutral venues.

Delhi school events: Training Sessions for Budding Footballers

As part of the Marksharks Passion Expedition Programme conducted in schools of Delhi NCR in association with HT PACE, football training sessions were conducted for the students by LaLiga Football Schools, which has brought its grassroots programme to India aiming to train budding footballers. Their methodology has been moulded in the best league in the world and created by studying top clubs, players and coaches. These training sessions were conducted at their centres – Laxman Public School, Hauz Khas, Beat Park, Vasant Kunj, Pathways School, Sector 100, Noida – over a period of three days. The experienced coaches from the academy, with the help of uniquely designed training modules, helped the students understand the value of the sport along with teaching them the minutest details about footwork, body control, teamwork, fitness and commitment. LaLiga Football Schools are set up and operated in partnership with India On Track (IOT), a sports organisation that focuses on positively impacting the sports ecosystem in India. After the vigorous training sessions, students felt motivated as they got details about the scope of the sport like nowhere else.

Virat Kohli’s birthday wish for MS Dhoni the most retweeted sports post of 2019

It was a moment, an act, that highlighted the deep bond shared by two of India’s biggest modern day cricketers. The perfect example of the apprentice paying his ultimate respect to the master. MS Dhoni will go down in history as one of the finest ODI player and captain ever. Apart from his successes on the field, his biggest contribution to Indian cricket has been the players whom he backed and ensured they bloomed into superstars. One such player is current Indian captain Virat Kohli, who was backed to the hilt by Dhoni in his initial years in international cricket.

India vs West Indies 3rd T20I:?Predicted XI – Virat Kohli needs to make crucial changes in decider

India is a team that plays T20 cricket with an ODI mindset, still. Yes, you can keep your brick bats ready for this analysis of ours but that is what it seems with the way the team bats, especially when they are setting a target. The practice of keeping wickets in hand initially and looking to go hammer and tongs in the last 5 has not yielded great results for the team which has found itself short of putting up unachievable targets despite a strong platform upfront on most occasions.