Daily Archive: May 26, 2018

CSK, SRH Gear Up For IPL 2018 Finals

Mumbai: The 51-day long T20 carnival has finally reached its climax as two-time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Sunrisers Hyderabad will face-off in the summit clash of the 11th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Wankhede stadium here on Sunday.

While Chennai, the two-time IPL champions, already made to the final beating Hyderabad by two wickets in the Qualifier 1 of the cash-rich league here on Tuesday, Hyderabad had to go through the second qualifier.

The Kane Williamson-led side overcame Kolkata Knight Riders’ challenge by 14 runs at the Eden Gardens on Friday to seal a place in the coveted final.

Both the sides have met each other thrice in the ongoing edition of the league and the Super Kings hold a 3-0 record over their southern neighbours.

In the much awaited final on Sunday, which could also be seen as a southern derby, it will be clash between Hyderabad’s bowling and Chennai’s batting.

With the likes of Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rashid Khan and Siddarth Kaul, the orange army boasts of a superb bowling attack whereas the yellow brigade is full of star-studded batting line-up comprising Shane Watson, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina and others.

RS Kushwaha appointed as the State President of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) in Uttar Pradesh, Ram Achal Rajbhar appointed as the National General Secretary of the party.

RS Kushwaha appointed as the State President of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) in Uttar Pradesh, Ram Achal Rajbhar appointed as the National General Secretary of the party.

CBSE Class 12 Results Announced, All-India Topper Gets 499 Of 500 Marks

New Delhi : The month-long wait for nearly 12 lakh students has finally ended with the CBSE declaring the Class 12 results this afternoon. The topper, Meghana Srivastava from Uttar Pradesh’s Noida, got 499 out of 500 marks.

The second topper, Anoushka Chandra, also from Uttar Pradesh, is just one mark behind with 498. Third is Chahat Bodhraj from Rajasthan, with 497 marks, rounding off an all-girl podium.

This year, girls have outshined boys with an overall passing percentage of 88.31 compared to 78.09 of boys. Last year, the boys had performed better.

CBSE Class 12 results 2018 declared, first and second toppers list

List of Toppers 2018 (Top 3 Positions) – All over

Candidate’s Name Name of School Total Marks
I Meghna Srivastava Step by Step School, Sec-132 Taj Expressway GB 499
II Anoushka Chandra SAJ School, Sec-14C Vasundhra Ghaziabad UP 498
III Chahat Bodhraj Neeraj Modi School, Mansarovar Jaipur RAJ 497
IV Astha Bamba BCM Arya Model School, Shastri Ngr Ludhiana PB 497
V Tanuja Kapri Gayatri Vidyapeeth, Shanti Kunj Haridwar UK 497
VI Supriya Kaushik Cambridge School, Sec 27 Noida GB Nagar 497
VII Nakul Gupta Delhi Public School, Rajnagar NH-58 Ghaziabad 497
VII Kshitij Anand SAJ School, Sec 14C Vasundhra Ghaziabad UP 497
IX Ananya Singh Meerut Pub Girls School, Shastri Nagar Meerut 497