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Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Spectacular Vijay Hazare Trophy

Bengaluru: Shreyas Iyer and Prithvi Shaw hit blistering hundreds to help Mumbai pile on 400 for five in fifty overs and defeat Railways by 173 runs on Sunday to record a third successive win in the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
After opting to bat, it was a dominant show from Mumbai. Iyer (144 in 118 balls) and Shaw (129 in 81 balls) punished a listless Railways attack
After that, they bundled out the opposition for 227 in 42.4 overs, with Shams Mulani returning with figures of 3-26.
Mumbai is only the second side in domestic cricket to record 400 or plus score after Madhya Pradesh's 412/6 versus Railways in 2010
Prithvi Shaw struck 14 fours and 6 sixes in his innings as he scored 129 to take Mumbai's total to 400/5 in 50 overs in the Vijay Hazare Trophy encounter against Railways.
After Mumbai skipper Ajinkya Rahane (3) departed early, it was the Iyer-Shaw duo who stole the limelight at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium.
While Iyer smashed eight fours and ten sixes, teen-sensation Shaw had 14 fours and six hits over the fence. The two conjured a 161-run stand for the second wicket to lay the foundation for a big total.
18-year-old Shaw, who missed a hundred by a whisker in the first game, completed his first List-A century for Mumbai. And it just took 61 balls for the right-handed Shaw to complete his breath-taking hundred.
After Shaw departed, Iyer continued the onslaught before being caught by Harsh Tyagi off Anupreet Singh. The experienced duo of Surya Kumar Yadav (67) and Siddhesh Lad (30 not out) helped Mumbai reach the 400-run mark 

Rajasthan Health Department At A Run After Zika Virus Reported

The first case of Zika virus was reported at the Sawai Man Singh Hospital in Jaipur.

“After getting the information of a patient, Shakuntala Devi (85), resident of Shastri Nagar in Jaipur, found positive for Zika virus infection, the rapid response team visited the affected area on Saturday,” said Dr VK Mathur, the director of public health, on Sunday.

Dr Mathur said the team visited 40 houses and found two pregnant women and two others suffering from fever. “The samples of these four persons were collected on Sunday morning and sent to SMS hospital for further investigation,” he added.
He said the team interviewed the patient — who has now recovered from the infection and discharged from the SMS hospital — and found that the patient did not travel anywhere and no one from the affected state or country had visited her place.
 A daily wage worker, Sikkaran of Sengulam forest settlement in Anthiyur was tested positive for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) a few years back.

A 37-year-old man with HIV allegedly killed his daughters by feeding them poison laced food before attempting suicide in the district today, the police said.

While both daughters died on the way to hospital, Sikkaran is still undergoing treatment in the hospital, where his condition is said to be critical, police said.

I Don't Need To Prove Myself To Anyone : Ravindra Jadeja

Making a statement of sorts Ravindra Jadeja said, "I don't have to prove anything to anyone. What my ability is, I need to sharpen it. I don't have to show anyone what Ican do. I need to challenge myself."

With less than a year left for the 2019 World Cup, Jadeja might have sent a timely reminder to the selectors about his prowess, but he said he was not thinking that far ahead.
The left-arm spinner, who is also a handy bat, returned, in his own words, after around 480 days, with very impressive figures of 4/29 and bagged the Man-of-the-Match Award in India's seven-wicket win over Bangladesh in the Asia Cup.

India Hailed Maldives Successful Presidential Elections

India has hailed the Maldives for successful completion of presidential elections in the country, which has been won by Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, the joint opposition candidate. While congratulating Solih, the Ministry of External Affairs expressed hope that the Election Commission of the country would officially confirm the results at the earliest.

In a statement released Monday morning, the Ministry of External Affairs said, “Welcome successful completion of Presidential election process in Maldives which, according to preliminary info, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih won.  We heartily congratulate him on his victory and hope that the Election Commission will officially confirm the result at the earliest.”

Hrithik Roshan To Attend Anand Kumar's Maths Class

Roshan will be playing the role of mathematical magician Anand Kumar in his upcoming film Super 30, but now Roshan will also enjoy Anand Kumar's math class in Patna.

Hrithik Roshan's upcoming film is based on the life of Anand Kumar, living in Bihar.

According to sources, "The whole team believes that the first time Hrithik needs to feel that how he enjoys his classes, and what kind of atmosphere prevails in his class, due to which every student is approaching him".

He is not the first Bollywood star to attend Anand Kumar's class. Earlier, when Prakash Jha made 'Aarakshan' in 2013, Amitabh Bachchan had attended a class of Anand Kumar to play the role of a mathematician in the film.

Jhanvi-Arjun Kapoor To Come On The Upcoming Season Of 'Koffee With Karan'

Karan Johar's talk show "Coffee with Karan" is soon going to start. The list of guests of the show has been being discussed for quite some time. There are discussions that Jhanvi Kapoor will debut with her brother Arjun in Karan's chat show. It can be said that since the death of Sridevi, Arjun Kapoor has come close to Jhanvi-Khushi. He takes care of them as Anshula.

There are reports that besides Jhanvi-Arjun, newly married couples will also be seen in the show. These include Virat Kohli - Anushka Sharma and Sonam Kapoor - Anand Ahuja. Apart from this, starkids can also be seen in Karan's show. This list contains the names of Suhana Khan, Aahan Pandey, Ananya Pandey.

This will be the 6th season of the show and its teaser video is released. So far, all the big stars have come up and let their hearts open. That is why fans are eagerly waiting for the new season.

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