Indian off-spinner banned for life

Mumbai – Indian off-spinner Ajit Chandila was banned from cricket for life on Monday for his involvement in a spot-fixing scandal while batsman Hiken Shah was suspended for five years over corruption. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) found 32-year-old Chandila, who does not play international cricket, guilty of spot-fixing while playing

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Klitschko wants heavyweight rematch with Fury

Vladimir Klitschko wants a rematch against Tyson Fury to try to regain his world heavyweight boxing titles, he said on Wednesday. The Ukrainian-born former IBF, WBA and WBO title holder has exercised his right to request a second meeting with the Englishman, who defeated him in a unanimous points victory in Duesseldorf on Saturday. He

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Kipchoge eyes marathon world record

The men’s world marathon record threatens to fall for the eighth time in Berlin this Sunday with Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge eyeing Dennis Kimetto’s mark, set last year in Germany’s capital. Kimetto’s winning time of two hours, two minutes and 57 seconds shaved 26 seconds off the previous world record, set by his Kenyan compatriot Wilson

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