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New Delhi, Jul 13 (PTI) The following are the top/expected stories at 1720 hours: Expected Stories: *Stories related to PM's interaction with Olympic-bound athletes.

Stories on Wire: SPO-CRI-YASHPAL-2NDLD DEATH India's 1983 World Cup hero Yashpal Sharma dies of cardiac arrest New Delhi, July 13 (PTI) India's 1983 World Cup hero Yashpal Sharma, who was admired for being a gutsy middle-order batsman at the peak of his prowess, died on Tuesday after suffering a massive cardiac arrest here.

SPO-CRI-YASHPAL-LD OBIT Yashpal Sharma: Guts, glory and less feted innings of '83 WC that BBC didn't cover By Kushan Sarkar New Delhi, Jul 13 (PTI) 'I shared a strange relationship with Malcolm Marshall. The moment I would come in, he would at least hit me twice on the chest,' the late Yashpal Sharma would narrate with a straight face while sipping tea at the Feroz Shah Kotla ground.

SPO-CRI-YASHPAL-DEATH-LD REAX Stunned Cricket fraternity mourns '83 WC hero Yashpal Sharma's death; former teammates break down New Delhi, Jul 13 (PTI) Dilip Vengsarkar couldn't believe that the 'fittest' among the class of 1983 was gone so soon, while Kapil Dev simply broke down, unable to say anything, after hearing the news of World Cup hero Yashpal Sharma's death here on Tuesday.

SPO-OLY-HOCK-ROHIDAS My sole focus is successful campaign at Tokyo Olympics: Rohidas Bengaluru, Jul 13 (PTI) It took him 12 years to realise his Olympic dream and India defender Amit Rohidas says he is now just focussing on helping the men's hockey team return with a medal from the upcoming Tokyo Games.

SPO-CRI-WOM-IND-PREVIEW Women's T20: India aim for complete performance in series-decider against England Chelmsford, Jul 13 (PTI) The Indian women's cricket team would aim to put up a complete performance instead of relying on individual brilliance to topple a hurting England for its first T20 series victory since 2019 here on Wednesday.

SPO-CRI-MCA-IYER-CAMP Iyer named for Mumbai's fitness camp; Arjun also in Mumbai, Jul 13 (PTI) India batsman Shreyas Iyer, who is recovering from a shoulder injury, has been included in the list of 45 players announced by the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) for its fitness camp. PTI BS BS

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