After missing out on initial IPL action, Praveen Kumar made an instant impact against Chennai Super Kings, albeit in a losing cause, but the Mumbai Indians medium-pacer said he still gets the goose bumps when he thinks about his snub during the February auctions.
The Election Commission on Friday appointed Tamil Nadu`s chief electoral officer Praveen Kumar for this crucial constituency from where Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will face Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal and Congress`s Ajay Rai as well as candidates of the Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party.
Defending champions Mumbai Indians have roped in Uttar Pradesh swing bowler Praveen Kumar as the replacement for the injured Zaheer Khan for the remainder of their campaign in the Indian Premier League.
Riding high on their five consecutive victories, Karnataka will be looking to continue their winning streak when they take on Uttar Pradesh in the quarterfinals of the Ranji Trophy at Chinnaswamy Stadium here tomorrow.
Two of the three Indian boxers, who had alleged manipulation in the World Championship trials, were today let off with warnings by the National Federation even as the third was summoned to appear before the disciplinary committee on September 30.
The three Indian boxers, who had alleged manipulation in the World Championships trials, have submitted their response to the showcause notices issued to them by the national federation and a decision on their fate will be taken by September 20.
Furious with the three boxers who alleged that trials for the upcoming World Championships were manipulated, Indian Boxing Federation President Abhishek Matoria today said disciplinary action will be taken against them if they fail to prove their charges.
Chris Gayle smashed an unbeaten 92 before R Vinay Kumar`s three-wicket burst helped Royal Challengers Bangalore eke out a close two-run win over Mumbai Indians in a thrilling Indian Premier League match here today.