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— Sachin Tendulkar's most home tons came at Chennai's Chepauk Stadium —
Sachin Tendulkar smashed five of his 42 centuries in India at Chennai's MA Chidambaram or Chepauk Stadium, the most for him at a single Indian stadium. Sachin's first-ever international hundred in India also came at Chepauk, when he hit 165(296) in a Test against England on February 12, 1993. Interestingly, Sachin hit all five centuries at the stadium in Tests.
— 8 years since Wayne Rooney's bicycle kick goal won derby for Man Utd —
With the derby match against Manchester City poised at 1-1 and 12 minutes remaining, the then Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney scored the winner with a bicycle kick on February 12, 2011. Rooney's back was facing the goal when he leapt five feet in the air and sent Nani's curling cross into the top right-hand corner of the goal.
— Dinda gets hit by ball on head, advised 2-day rest after CT scans —
Bengal pacer Ashok Dinda was hit on the head by the ball while attempting a catch off his own bowling during a T20 practice match today. Dinda fell and laid on the ground with hands on his forehead before medical staff attended to him. The 34-year-old completed his over before leaving for CT scans and was advised two-day rest.
— Young cricketers thrash ex-India pacer Bhandari with hockey sticks —
Ex-India fast bowler and current Delhi selector Amit Bhandari was thrashed by a group of men led by at least two aspiring cricketers with hockey sticks, during Delhi Under-23 team trials at St Stephen's ground today. Bhandari was attacked after one of the cricketers wasn't selected in the team. Bhandari has been admitted to a hospital in North Delhi.