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Euro 2020: The Best XI

Euro 2020: The Best XI

Rediff.com13 Jul 2021

Laxmi Negi/Rediff.com picks the very best players from what has been an outstanding tournament.

5 Reasons Why Italy is Europe's BEST

5 Reasons Why Italy is Europe's BEST

Rediff.com12 Jul 2021

Despite going down to the fastest goal scored in Euro history in front of a packed Wembley stadium, the Italians held their nerve and worked their way back gradually into the game.

The Dream Goals of Euro 2020

The Dream Goals of Euro 2020

Rediff.com5 Jul 2021

Lorenzo Insigne curled a quite wonderful shot beyond the reach of Belgium goal-keeper Thibaut Courtois after jinking in from the left flank.

Euro Quarters: Moments to Remember

Euro Quarters: Moments to Remember

Rediff.com5 Jul 2021

Moments to remember from the quarter-finals.

Euros: 6 Game Changing Moments

Euros: 6 Game Changing Moments

Rediff.com30 Jun 2021

Each Round of 16 game was entertaining. Laxmi Negi/Rediff.com picks the games to remember.

Euro: Round 3: Top 5 Team Performances

Euro: Round 3: Top 5 Team Performances

Rediff.com25 Jun 2021

Laxmi Negi/Rediff.com picks the five best matches of the final round.

Euro: Round 2: Top 5 Team Performances

Euro: Round 2: Top 5 Team Performances

Rediff.com21 Jun 2021

Laxmi Negi/Rediff.com picks five of the best team performances from this round as the tournament heads into its business end.

Euro: Round 1: Top 5 Team Performances

Euro: Round 1: Top 5 Team Performances

Rediff.com17 Jun 2021

And what an exciting week it has been, with players returning to packed stadiums, some memorable individual and team performances and a medical incident which had the world on edge.

Remembering Dingko Singh

Remembering Dingko Singh

Rediff.com11 Jun 2021

'He was not the hit and run kind of a boxer, but a very intelligent boxer.' 'His presence of mind in the ring brought him glory in many international tournaments.'

Why this cricketing great needs your help

Why this cricketing great needs your help

Rediff.com22 May 2021

'When I first met him, I felt he had given up on life, but now his willingness to live has enhanced.'

Top Performer: Magnificent Pollard

Top Performer: Magnificent Pollard

Rediff.com2 May 2021

Needing 16 off the final over, Pollard hit Ngidi for two fours, a six off the fifth and two off the last delivery to seal victory. 16 runs came from the over as Pollard was unbeaten on a memorable 87 off 34 balls.

Turning Point: Faf drops Pollard

Turning Point: Faf drops Pollard

Rediff.com2 May 2021

Faf du Plessis dropped Pollard at long-on off the penultimate ball of the 18th over.

Top Performer: Rahul powers Punjab

Top Performer: Rahul powers Punjab

Rediff.com1 May 2021

Rahul has the knack of scoring big when playing against RCB, his former team.

Turning Point: Harpreet gets Kohli, Maxwell, AB

Turning Point: Harpreet gets Kohli, Maxwell, AB

Rediff.com1 May 2021

Harpreet got the wickets of Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell and A B de Villiers to jolt RCB's run-chase.

'I am not thinking about the Olympics as the situation is so bad in our country'

'I am not thinking about the Olympics as the situation is so bad in our country'

Rediff.com29 Apr 2021

'When the Olympics were postponed last year there were talks of the virus situation improving, but we are going from bad to worst.'

Top Performer: Jadeja's all-round heroics

Top Performer: Jadeja's all-round heroics

Rediff.com26 Apr 2021

The match looked like a Jadeja vs RCB contest. What an all-round show!

Top Performer: Faf's blazing innings

Top Performer: Faf's blazing innings

Rediff.com22 Apr 2021

Faf du Plessis smashed an unbeaten 60-ball 95, lacked with 9 fours and four sixes.

Turning Point: Chahar's fiery spell

Turning Point: Chahar's fiery spell

Rediff.com22 Apr 2021

Deepak Chahar was once again terrific with the ball for CSK as he took 4 for 29 from his four overs.

Turning Point: Bumrah no-balls cost MI

Turning Point: Bumrah no-balls cost MI

Rediff.com21 Apr 2021

Bumrah floundered as he bowled two no-balls.

Top Performer: Mishra triggers Mumbai collapse

Top Performer: Mishra triggers Mumbai collapse

Rediff.com21 Apr 2021

Amit Mishra delighted with his loopy leg breaks and wrong 'uns on a sluggish Chepauk track and started MI's downfall

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