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STI News – 25.12.2016

121st All India Beighton Cup tournament
Kolkata, Dec 24: Punjab National Bank (PNB) pumped in five goals to beat cag, Delhi 5-1 in the 121st All India Beighton Cup hockey tournament here on Saturday.

For PNB, Gagandeep Singh notched up a brace, Gurjinder Singh, Sumit Toppo and Shamsher Singh netted one goal each. For CAG Delhi, Navneet was the lone scorer.

In another fixture, ONGC beat Punjab & Sind Bank, 4-3 in a closely ought encounter with Simranjeet Singh, Ajay Yadav, Diwakar Ram and Jasbir Singh getting onto the score-sheet.

For Punjab & Sind Bank, Sarvanjit Singh scored twice with Gaganpreet Singh also getting onto the score-sheet.

In the third and final match of the day, Indian Oil blanked Army XI 3-0. For ONGC. One goal each came from the sticks of Roshan Minz, Vikas Sharma and Deepak Thakur.

Following their victories of Saturday, Punjab National Bank, ONGC and Indian Oil will join Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) in the semi-finals.

Semi-finals Schedule on 26.12.2016

Semifinal 1: BPCl vs Punjab National Bank at 12:45 pm

Semifinal 2: ONGC vs Indian Oil at 02:30 pm

Semi matches & the Final will be covered by DD Sports.
Ranji Trophy 2016 – Quarterfinals – Day 2

Mumbai vs Hyderabad, Raipur

Brief Scores:

Mumbai – 294 (Siddesh Lad 110, Aditya Tare 73, Abhishek Nayar 59, Chama Milind 5-80, Md. Siraj 4-64) 
Hyderabad – 166/3 (Tanmay Agarwal 63*, S Badrinath 56, Abhishek Nayar 3-26) 
Mumbai lead Hyderabad by 128 runs.

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Tamil Nadu vs Karnataka, Raipur 
Brief Scores: 
Karnataka – 88 (Manish Pandey 28; Aswin Crist 6-31, T Natarajan 3-18) and 150 (KL Rahul 77; K Vignesh 4-53, T Natarajan 3-40)

Tamil Nadu 152 (Vijay Shankar 34, Dinesh Karthik 31; S Aravind 3-16, Shreyas Gopal 2-1) & 87/3 (Dinesh Karthik 41*; Abhimanyu Mithun 1-7)

Karnataka lost to Tamil Nadu by 7 wickets.
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Haryana vs Jharkhand at Vadodara

Brief scores:

Haryana – 258 (Rajat Paliwal 42, Chaitanya Bishnoi 41; Shahbaz Nadeem 7-79)
Jharkhand 228/3 (Virat Singh 81*, Ishank Jaggi 77*; Harshal Patel 1-24)

Haryana lead Jharkhand by 30 runs.
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Gujarat vs Odisha at Jaipur

Brief scores:
Gujarat – 263 (Chirag Gandhi 81, Rush Kalaria 73, Basant Mohanty 5-68, Deepak Behera 3-50)
Odisha – 184/8 (Suryakant Pradhan 47, Jasprit Bumrah 4-33, Rush Kalaria 2-32)

Gujarat lead Odisha by 79 runs.

STI News – 24.12.2016

121st All India Beighton Cup tournament
Kolkata: Following matches were played on Friday in the Quarter Final league of the 121st All India Beighton Cup tournament.

In the first match of the day Army XI beat Central Secretariat 5-3. For Army XI, Ramandeep Singh scored a brace, while A J Rakesh, Gurpinder Singh, Gurpreet Singh scored one goal each. K. B. Ponnana, Vinayak and M Hassan Basha were the goal scorers for Central Secretariat.

In the second match of the day, RCF Kapurthala blanked Police AC 12-0. For RCF Kapurthala Ajmer Singh scored hat-trick, while Deepak Kumar and Karanpal Singh scored twice, Pardeep Singh,  Sankalp Singh, Gurpreet Singh, Manpreet Singh, Gouravjit Singh scored one goal each.

In the third and final match of the day, ONGC beat Eastern Railway Sports Association (ERSA) 5-2. For ONGC, Diwakar Ram scored twice, while one goal each came from the sticks of Gurwinder Chandi, Ajay Yadav, P. Machaiah. For ERSA Sulamand Lakra and Gunjan were the scorers.

FULL TIME:

Army XI – 5 beat Central Secretariat – 3

RCF Kapurthala – 12 beat Police AC – 0

ONGC – 5 beat ERSA – 2

Ranji Trophy 2016 – Quarterfinals – Day 1

Mumbai vs Hyderabad, Raipur

Brief Scores:

Mumbai – 250/5 (Siddesh Lad 110, Aditya Tare 73, Abhishek Nayar 59, Chama Milind 5-80, Md. Siraj 4-64) 
Hyderabad – 166/3 (Tanmay Agarwal 63*, S Badrinath 56, Abhishek Nayar 3-26) 
Mumbai lead Hyderabad by 128 runs.

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Tamil Nadu vs Karnataka, Raipur 
Brief Scores: 
Karnataka – 88 (Manish Pandey 28; Aswin Crist 6-31, T Natarajan 3-18) and 150 (KL Rahul 77; K Vignesh 4-53, T Natarajan 3-40)

Tamil Nadu 152 (Vijay Shankar 34, Dinesh Karthik 31; S Aravind 3-16, Shreyas Gopal 2-1) & 87/3 (Dinesh Karthik 41*; Abhimanyu Mithun 1-7)

Karnataka lost to Tamil Nadu by 7 wickets.
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Haryana vs Jharkhand at Vadodara

Brief scores:

Haryana – 258 (Rajat Paliwal 42, Chaitanya Bishnoi 41; Shahbaz Nadeem 7-79)
Jharkhand 228/3 (Virat Singh 81*, Ishank Jaggi 77*; Harshal Patel 1-24)

Haryana lead Jharkhand by 30 runs.
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Gujarat vs Odisha at Jaipur

Brief scores:
Gujarat – 263 (Chirag Gandhi 81, Rush Kalaria 73, Basant Mohanty 5-68, Deepak Behera 3-50)
Odisha – 184/8 (Suryakant Pradhan 47, Jasprit Bumrah 4-33, Rush Kalaria 2-32)

Gujarat lead Odisha by 79 runs.

STI News – 23.12.2016

4th Women’s Under-18 Asia Cup: India win Bronze Medal
Bangkok: India blanked Korea 3-0 to clinch a bronze medal in the 4th Women’s Under-18 Asia Cup hockey tournament here on Thursday. Sangita Kumari scored twice in the 55th and 58th minute after Ritu had put India ahead in the 45th minute.

FULL TIME: India – 3 (Ritu 45′, Sangita Kumari 55′,58′) beat South Korea –  0

121st All India Beighton Cup tournament
Kolkata: Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), Punjab National Bank (PNB) and Eastern Railway Sports Association (ERSA) scored victories over Rail Coach Factory (RCF Kapurthala), Bhubaneswar Hostel and Punjab & Sind Bank respectively, on Thursday in the Quarter Final league of the 121st All India Beighton Cup tournament.

FULL TIME:

BPCL – 6 beat RCF, Kapurthala – 3. (Amir Khan of BPCL scored a hat-trick.)
PNB – 5 beat Bhubaneswar Hostel – 2
ERSA – 6 beat Punjab & Sind Bank – 4

Mahesh Bhupathi named captain of India’s Davis Cup team
Mahesh Bhupathi will take over the non playing captain’s role of Indian Davis Cup team from Anand Amritraj next year after India’s Davis-Cup Group 1 Asia/Oceania first round-tie against New Zealand in February 2017.
Jeje Lalpekhlua is the “Player of the Year 2016”
On Thursday, All India Football Federation selected Jeje Lalpekhlua as the “Player of the Year 2016”. Apart from scoring 5 goals in 6 matches for the Indian National Team, he also scored goals in 14 matches for his I-League club Mohun Bagan AC. In the Hero Indian Super League, he scored 3 goals in 9 matches for his club Chennaiyin FC.

ICC Awards 2016 

  1. Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year – Ravichandran Ashwin (India)
  2. ICC Test Cricketer of the Year – Ravichandran Ashwin (India)​
  3. ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year – Quinton de Kock (South Africa)
  4. ICC Women’s ODI Cricketer of the Year – Suzie Bates (New Zealand)
  5. ICC Emerging Cricketer of the Year – Mustafizur Rahman (Bangladesh)​
  6. ICC Associate and Affiliate Cricketer of the Year – Mohammad Shahzad (Afghanistan)
  7. ICC Twenty20 International Performance of the Year – Carlos Brathwaite (West Indies ) (ICC WT20 India 2016 final vs England, Kolkata)​
  8. ICC Women’s T20I Cricketer of the Year – Suzie Bates (New Zealand)
  9. David Shepherd Trophy for ICC Umpire of the Year – Marais Erasmus (South Africa)
  10. ICC Spirit of Cricket Award – Misbah-ul-Haq (Pakistan)​
ICC Test Team of the Year 2016: – David Warner, Alastair Cook (C), Kane Williamson, Joe Root, Adam Voges, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Ben Stokes, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mitchell Starc, Rangana Herath, Dale Steyn, Steve Smith (12th man)
ICC ODI Team of the Year 2016: –  David Warner, Quinton de Kock (wk), Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (c), AB de Villiers, Jos Buttler, Mitchell Marsh, Ravindra Jadeja, Mitchell Starc, Kagiso Rabada, Sunil Narine, Imran Tahir (12th man)