Tommy Fury beats Genadij Krajevskij for fourth straight win | Boxing News

first_imgThe bout was tentative in the first round but Fury exploded into life in the second, rattling Krajevskij with a body shot and an uppercut before putting the contest to bed in short order.The Lithuanian Krejavskij required medical treatment after the contest but made it to his feet with no signs of serious damage visible. Tommy Fury extended his unbeaten pro career to four wins with a straightforward second-round victory over Genadij Krajevskij.The 21-year-old, who is the younger brother of former world heavyweight champion Tyson, was fighting for the first time in almost a year following his win over Przemyslaw Binienda last December.Fury secured the win over Krajevskij with an uppercut in the second round as he consigned his opponent to a 12th consecutive loss while recording the fourth win of his own career.- Advertisement – Tommy Fury made light work of Genadij Krajevskij to record his fourth straight victory
Tommy Fury made light work of Genadij Krajevskij to record his fourth straight victory

Cricket News When Rashid Khan fans requested Sushma Swaraj for Indian citizenship

first_img For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. New Delhi: Afghanistan’s cricket sensation Rashid Khan has become one of the most popular name among cricket fans especially India.Now, his Indian fans have come out on Twitter requesting the External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to grand him Indian citizenship.Acknowledging the fascination of cricket lovers across the nation, Minister of External Affairs of India, Sushma Swaraj responded the fans and tweeted “I have seen all the tweets. Citizenship matters are dealt with by Ministry of Home affairs’’.This is not the first time Sushma Swaraj has acknowledged Afghanistan’s cricketer worldwide. Last year when Afghanistan earned Test status, Sushma Swaraj came out and praised the team spirit.She said, “The fact that Afghanistan attained the status of a Test- playing cricketing nation is a testament to the indomitable spirit of the people of Afghanistan to not let the forces of death and destruction prevail’’.Rashid Khan has out-performed all throughout the Indian Premier League edition of 2018, especially in the Finals when he went for just 24 runs in four overs bowled with nine dot balls.It will be interesting to see whether Rashid Khan gets Indian citizenship or not or he takes his home team to new heights worldwide.Somebody please give Rashid Khan an Indian Citizenship! That man deserves to play more international cricket! Afghanistan has a legendary player in the making! #SRHvKKR #rashidkhan #IPL2018 @IPL— Kaustubh Dhonde (@kaustubh_dhonde) May 25, 2018I think Rashid Khan could discover a new planet in the solar system or a new element in the periodic table today— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) May 25, 2018@SushmaSwaraj.Plz Give Rashid Khan an Indian citizenship :)— jayant kumar mallick (@MallickJayant) May 25, 2018Ma’am @SushmaSwaraj , Is there a way we can keep Rashid Khan in India forever? Please help.— pathpediwala (@gladiator45) May 25, 2018Damn Rashid kHan 😭😭 Please play for IndiaHey @SushmaSwaraj pls Give him Citizenship— akash (@akash_d21) May 25, 2018Even Afghanistan Prime Minister Ashraf Ghani came out on Twitter and repsonded on the huge demand of cricket fans in India.Afghans take absolute pride in our hero, Rashid Khan. I am also thankful to our Indian friends for giving our players a platform to show their skills. Rashid reminds us whats best about Afg. He remains an asset to the cricketing world. No we are not giving him away. @narendramodi— Ashraf Ghani (@ashrafghani) May 25, 2018last_img read more

Cricket News Vijay Hazare 2018-19: Prithvi Shaw smashes 129 off 81 balls to hand strong start to Mumbai against Railways

first_img For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. New Delhi: Indian prodigy Prithvi Shaw on Sunday (September 23) smashed a brilliant 129 runs off just 81 balls while playing for Mumbai against Railways at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy 2018-19. Prithvi Shaw’s swashbuckling innings consisted of 14 boundaries and 6 sixes as he tonked the Railways’ bowlers out of the park with ease.Led by Ajinkya Rahane, Mumbai won the toss and elected to bat first in the batting-friendly pitch of the Chinnaswamy Stadium.Meanwhile, Shreyas Iyer scored 144 runs off just 118 balls with 8 boundaries and 10 sixes in his account.ALSO READ: Asia Cup 2018, India vs Pakistan Preview: Arch-rivals collide again for a berth in final Railways (Playing XI): Saurabh Wakaskar(c), Anureet Singh, ACP Mishra, Ashish Yadav, Prashant Awasthi, Mrunal Devdhar, Avinash Yadav, Ankit Yadav, Amit Paunikar(w), Harsh Tyagi, Karan SharmaMumbai (Playing XI): Dhawal Kulkarni, Aditya Tare(w), Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Siddhesh Lad, Ajinkya Rahane(c), Prithvi Shaw, Shams Mulani, Tushar Deshpande, Shivam Dubey, Vijay GohilALSO READ: Ayushman Bharat Scheme Live UpdatesEarlier, Mumbai had thrashed defending champions Karnataka by 88 runs to pick up their second victory in Group A, courtesy to splendid centuries by skipper Ajinkya Rahane (148) and Shreyas Iyer (110). Mumbai scored a huge 362 for 5 in 50 Overs to mount a massive target for the defending champions.Brief Scores Mumbai vs Karnataka: Mumbai 362/5 in 50 overs (Ajinkya Rahane 148, Shreyas Iyer 110; K Gowtham 1-40) beat Karnataka 274 in 45 overs (Mayank Agarwal 66; Shams Mulani 4-71) by 88 runs. last_img read more