SOURAV

FOCUS ONLY ON CRICKET AND CRICKETERS: SOURAV GANGULY

ANM News Desk:  Former Indian captain and Cricket Association of Bengal president Sourav Ganguly, who has emerged as a consensus candidate for the next BCCI President, has promised a “paradigm shift” in Board politics with focus only on cricket and cricketers.

MARY

WORLD CHAMPION MARY KOM SETTLES FOR BRONZE IN BOXING CHAMPIONSHIPS

ANM News Desk: Six-time champion M C Mary Kom on Saturday settled for a bronze medal in the World Women’s Boxing Championships after losing to Turkey’s Busenaz Cakiroglu in an intense semifinal bout at Ulan Ude in Russia. Third-seeded Mary Kom lost 1-4 to second seed Cakiroglu, who is the reigning European Championships and European Games gold-medalist. The Indian contingent sought a review of the decision but the appeal was turned down by the International Boxing Association’s (AIBA) technical committee.

KOHLI

VIRAT KOHLI FIRST SKIPPER TO SCORE 40 HUNDREDS

ANM News Desk:  India skipper Virat Kohli on Friday registered his 26th Test century and as a result, became the first Indian to score 40 hundreds as skipper.

He achieved the feat on the second day of the second Test match against South Africa in Pune.

Kohli brought up his ton in the 109th over of the Indian innings. The right-handed batsman now has 26 centuries in just 81 matches.

INDIA SA

INDIA GOES AGAINST SOUTH AFRICA IN THE FINAL T20 MATCH

ANM News Desk: The Indian cricket team will go head to head with South Africa in the third and final T20 match at Bengaluru on Sunday. The game will begin at 7 P.M.

Following a 7-wicket victory in the second T20 at Mohali on Wednesday, India is seeking a 2-0 series win before the Test series gets underway from 2nd of next month.

However, South Africa will be hoping to get their first win under Quinton De Kock’s captaincy as they look to level the series.

GIRIJESH

I WANT TO ENJOY MY WIN WITH MY FAMILY IN INDIA: POWER-LIFTING GOLD MEDALIST, GIRIJESH SANDALIYA INTERACTS WITH ANM NEWS

Manju Chaudhary, ANM News: Commonwealth Power-lifting Federation conducted Commonwealth Games in Canada and Indian sportsperson Girijesh Sandilya won the Gold.  ANM News had the opportunity to conduct an exclusive interview with the champion:

First of all congratulations and how you feel to won Gold for India ?

Girijesh Sandilya- Thank you and it feels amazing, winning Gold for Country. What else one could wish for.

How many countries participated in this mega event ?

Girijesh Sandilya- Around 12 to 14 countries were there and I won in my weight category which is 59 kg.

Who is your role model and whom did you dedicate your Gold ?

VINESH

WRESTLER VINESH PHOGAT BOOKS HER PLACE IN THE 2020 OLYMPICS

ANM News Desk:  India’s Vinesh Phogat defeated reigning silver-medallist Sarah Hildebrandt 8-2 in the World Wrestling Championships to qualify for the Bronze medal playoff bout in the 53kg category.

INDIA SA

INDIA GOES HEAD-TO-HEAD AGAINST SOUTH AFRICA IN T 20 SERIES

ANM News Desk: The Indian Cricket Team will kick off the Twenty 20 International series from Sunday when the Men in Blue take on South Africa.

The match will be played in Dharamshala at 7 p.m. on Sunday evening.

India are ranked lower than South Africa in the ICC T20 rankings but will be the big favourites in this series.

ENGLISH COVER

EAST BENGAL UNPLUGGED: FEW UNTOLD STORIES

He is very passionate about football & more so about the club he represent, East Bengal. No he is not a footballer, he is an administrator a person who is the brain behind functioning of one of the biggest club in Indian football.  Debabrata (Nitu) Sarkar is a man loved by many & hated by rivals. It’s been a chequered patch for East Bengal in the last few years but Nitu Sarkar is unfazed. The man of the Maidan answered a wide ranging questions from controversies to untold behind the curtained stories in an exclusive informal chat over evening snacks with ANM News.

 

YASHAWINI

SHOOTER YASHAWINI SINGH WINS ISSF WORLD CUP: MAKES WAY FOR OLYMPICS

ANM News Desk: Young shooter Yashaswini Singh Deswal won gold in the women’s 10meter Air Pistol event at the ISSF World Cup at in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil Saturday night. Following the win, she has also secured an Olympic quota for India.

PISTOL

INDIA BAGS GOLD IN AIR PISTOL WORLD CUP EVENT

ANM News Desk: Abhishek Verma won the gold medal and Saurabh Chaudhary the bronze, in a dominant display by Indian shooters in the men’s 10m air pistol event of the World Cup at Rio de Janeiro. Verma shot 244.2 in the eight-man finals, while Chaudhary’s 221.9 was good enough to get him the bronze.