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Samar Khan and Rahul Puri are back with their weekly roundup of sports. In the world of cricket, they talk about India's loss to Sri Lanka and discuss how it will help in preparing for the next series with South Africa. In the world of hockey, they talk about India's bronze medal at Hockey World League 2017. In the world of football, they talk about the Premier League and Champions League. They discuss Manchester City, Chelsea, Liverpool and others in detail. They also give their predictions for the next round. All this and more on this week's Just Sports.

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NL Hafta has gone behind the paywall, but we love our listeners. So, here's a little sneak peek of the complete episode where we discuss Babri demolition, Rajasthan hacking, Libyan slave trade, Trump on Jerusalem, Shashi Kapoor and more.

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Samar Khan and Rahul Puri are back with their weekly round-up of sports. In the world of football, they talk about the Premier League. Samar does not see the two Manchester clubs not finishing the top two. Rahul talks about Chelsea and Arsenal playing really well. In the world of cricket, they talk about the Ashes, where Samar feels that England should have won the Brisbane test. Rahul talks about how England threw their advantage and Australians blew away the tale. They talk about the difference between the Ashes and India vs Sri Lanka series. All this and more on this week's Just Sports. Listen up.

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Samar Khan and Rahul Puri are back with their weekly round-up of sports. The Ashes has started and they discuss Australia trying to be very hostile and England is pretty gracious about it. Moving on, they discuss the first test match between India and Sri Lanka and the whole DRS fiasco which happened once again. They think that DRS is something which needs to be relooked at. Both Rahul and Samar agree that there has to be some kind of limit to sledging. In the world of football, they talk about ISL and the buzz around it. Samar says he would not watch a single match as an audience. All this and more on this week's Just Sports.

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NL Hafta has gone behind the paywall, but we love our listeners. So, here's a little sneak peek of the complete episode where we discuss Padmavati controversy and more. Abhinandan reads two mails, especially for mufatkhors.

Produced by Shubham Mishra. Recorded by Anil Kumar.

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Samar Khan and Rahul Puri are back with their weekly round -up of sports, they talk about Gianluigi Buffon and his style of goal-keeping, and the professionalism he displays while playing.

They also discuss how the FIFA Football World Cup is going to be weird as there won’t be big teams like Italy, the Netherlands and Chile. They talk about how Italy lost out as they were playing almost without any striker, and hence were not able to score goals.

The discussion on mind games before the Ashes, and the bowling of James Anderson and Stuart Broad in foreign conditions, if right, can take England towards victory. Also, they talk about how it’s an open series and both the teams have a chance to win. They discuss how both batting orders can be got out, leaving the bowlers with a rare advantage.

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NL Hafta has gone behind the paywall, but we love our listeners. So, here's a little sneak peek of the complete episode where we discuss  #DelhiSmogged, Ryan Murder, #ParadisePapers, Kamal Haasan entry into politics & more.

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Samar Khan and Rahul Puri are back with their weekly round-up of sports. They start the discussion with cricket where they talk about MS Dhoni and why Virat Kohli needs him in the T20 team. Is it time for Dhoni to be replaced by someone like Rishabh Pant? Samar feels that Virat needs Dhoni to play in the international series as he is performing well in ODIs. Samar says Dhoni is not going anywhere until World Cup 2019. In the world of football, they discuss the issue with Jose Mourinho and why he needs to evolve. What is the reason behind the frustration of Manchester United fans? At last, they talk about Burnley manager Sean Dyche and David Moyes who has returned as West Ham's new manager. Will he be able to prove a point? All this and more on this week's Just Sports.

 

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NL Hafta has gone behind the paywall, but we love our listeners. So, here's a little sneak peek of the complete episode where we discuss Vande Mataram lessons, Raya Sarkar's list, Gujarat election advertisement and more.

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Samar Khan and Rahul Puri are back with their weekly round-up of all things sports. They talk about Real Madrid and their strange results in the Champions League. Khan and Puri also discuss why the team doesn't look like last year's. And if it has become difficult for them to continue the game with the same intensity.

 

 

 

 

 

They talk about physical and mental fatigue that players suffer. They talk about Ashish Nehra and how injury and inconsistency has killed his game. Puri feels that Zaheer Khan and Nehra have suffered from a lot of mismanagement early in their career. All this and more on this week's Just Sports.

 

 

 

 

 
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