World Cup Kabaddi 2011: Players held under dope test

Kabaddi World Cup 2011 World Cup Kabaddi 2011: Players held under dope testKabbadi is the fanfare game. But question is that what’s the necessity to dope in kabaddi? In Punjab, Kabaddi World Cup was ended with dozens caught in the dope net.

In the tournament, 14 countries taking part and took off in grand fashion on November 1, with Bollywood Badshah Shah Rukh Khan performing in the opening ceremony. The champions were rewarded by Rs1 crore as prize money.

However, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Afghanistan, each country — including India — had at least one player failing the test for banned substances.

Under testing, 200 samples were collected and sent to the National Dope Test Laboratory (NDTL) and returned positive for anabolic steroids.

The Pargat Singh, The World Cup’s organizing secretary, is hardly surprised and says, “It’s a common practice,” “Kabaddi is huge in Punjab. There is a tournament almost every weekend and thousands of people turn up for it,” he adds.

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Pragyan Ojha breaks into top-15 in ICC ranking

According to the latest news from sports, Indian spines Pragyan Ojha has something to smile now as the bowler broke into the top-15 of the ICC rankings for the very first in his career.

The bowler has achieved this after the wonderful performance in the home Test series against West Indies, in which he took seven wickets in the third test match played at Mumbai.

In the meantime, he took six wickets in the second innings of the test match and he is now jumped to 11th place in the ICC ranking, just ahead of Australia’s Peter Siddle.

However, India medium-fast bowler Ishant Sharma lost his place and dropped three places to 20th position after taking just one wicket in the match. Out of action pacer Zaheer Khan remained static at number six.

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Apple iPhone 4S launched in India

This iPhone which has various high end features like A5 chip processor, a Siri voice assistant iOS 5, now ready to be launched in Indian market.

That means connect, browse, stream, download and more on global networks with 3G reliability. Airtel and Aircel Mobile Company made a promise to design a tremendous iPhone very soon.

Such iPhone 4S is more popular even before being launched & the credit goes to the uniquely crafted features with efficient designing.

The device is powered with 3.5-inch 960 x 640 multi-touch screen along with a retina display; an 8 megapixels camera is gaining in it.

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Yuvraj Singh fighting with lung tumour

According to the fresh news from sports, states that World Cup 2011 hero and Cricketer Yuvraj Singh is fighting with Lung tumour.

The best all-rounder of the Indian cricket team was unaware of a major health cause that was about to rattle him to the core. The middle-order batsman was now left out from the One day series against the West Indies after knowing that he is fighting with tumour in his left lung.

In the meantime, the declaration about his health cause was made to the media by her mother, Shabnam Singh. She said, “During the World Cup, Yuvraj found himself constantly troubled by bouts of coughing and vomiting. Reports and scans showed that he was dealing with something really serious. A golf-ball sized lump was found in his left lung and doctors advised us to go for more scans.”

However, the good news is that it is a non-malignant tumour (non-cancerous) and Yuvraj Singh, following extensive treatment, is on the road to full recovery.

The player had asked the selectors not to consider him for the ODI series until he was fully fit.

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