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Updated: 08-12-2018 18:07 IST

The following are the top/expected stories at 1800 hours:


*Report of Hockey World Cup.

*Report Of ISL match between North East United and ATK.

*Report of I-League match between East Bengal and Gokulam.



India stay firmly ahead despite Kohli's late dismissal

By Chetan Narula

Adelaide, Dec 8 (PTI) The sun took a break but India shone to stay ahead of Australia in the opening Test after sporadic rain intrusions, K L Rahul's enterprise and Cheteshwar Pujara's obduracy culminated in a 166-run lead here Saturday.


Australia would be 'worst blokes in the world' if they celebrated like Kohli, says Langer

Adelaide, Dec 8 (PTI) Australian coach Justin Langer says if his players were to celebrate wickets like Indian captain Virat Kohli does, they would now be seen as "the worst blokes in the world".


Ashwin will play crucial role with rough being created: Bumrah

By Chetan Narula

Adelaide, Dec 8 (PTI) Nathan Lyon has been using the rough patches effectively during the ongoing Indian second innings which is an indicator that Ravichandran Ashwin will have a bigger role to play during Australian second innings, reckons pacer Jasprit Bumrah.


Pujara's first innings is a blueprint for first Test: Travis Head

Adelaide, Dec 8 (PTI) Australia batsman Travis Head feels India Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara has set an example for others with his first-innings century, calling his gritty knock a "blueprint" on this pitch.


Yes I made enemies but I slept in peace: Gautam Gambhir

By Kushan Sarkar

New Delhi, Dec 8 (PTI) Gautam Gambhir has always been a non-conformist but he has had no regrets even if it meant an "unfulfilled career", "lot of enemies" because he could "sleep peacefully at night".


Kohli booed by Australian fans, Head, Ponting critical of crowd behaviour

Adelaide, Dec 8 (PTI) Virat Kohli was booed by a small section of the Adelaide Oval crowd when he stepped out to bat in the second innings against Australia, an act that has been criticised by rival batsman Travis Head and former skipper Ricky Ponting.


Pakistan's Ammad Butt let-off with reprimand, to play against Holland

Bhubaneswar, Dec 8 (PTI) In a major relief for Pakistan, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has let-off vice-captain Ammad Butt with a reprimand for carelessly running into a Malaysian player during its last match, which means the striker is eligible to play in its crucial last Pool D match against Netherlands on Sunday.


Manav enters Junior Worlds quarters

New Delhi, Dec 8 (PTI) India's Manav Thakkar beat Feng Yi-Hsin of Chinese Taipei 11-7 8-11 11-4 9-11 14-12 11-1 to enter the Junior Boys singles quarterfinals in the 2018 World Junior Championships at Bendigo, Australia, on Saturday.


Ajay Rohera creates world record for highest first-class debut score

Indore, Dec 8 (PTI) Rookie Madhya Pradesh opener Ajay Rohera on Saturday etched his name in the record books by slamming the highest first-class score on debut, an unbeaten 267 against Hyderabad in their Ranji Trophy Elite Group B game here.

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