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Academy bans Hollywood actor Will Smith for slapping Chris Rock
The academy awards committee has barred Will Smith from attending the Oscars or any other academy function for ten years. That is because of Will Smith’s slap at Chris Rock at the Oscars.
The decision follows a meeting of the academy’s board of governors to determine how to respond to Smith’s behaviour.
“The 94th Academy Awards were intended to celebrate the people in our community who accomplished amazing work this year”. “However, wonderful moments were overshadowed by Mr Smith’s reprehensible and detrimental actions on stage,” the academy stated.
Will Smith resigned from the Oscars before the meeting. Further, he stated that he would accept any punishment imposed by the academy.
Smith issued a statement saying, “I accept and respect the academy’s decision.”
IPL 2022: SRH defeats CSK by 8 wickets; CSK has lost all four matches it played
SunRisers Hyderabad defeated Chennai Super Kings by eight wickets in the 17th game of the IPL 2022 season on April 9, 2022, at Dr DY Patil Sports Academy.
Batsmen Abhishek Sharma and Rahul Tripathi scored 75 and 39 runs, respectively, making the team triumph in the match.
Chasing a target of 155, SunRisers Hyderabad got off to a fast start, with openers Kane Williamson and Abhishek Sharma putting up 89 runs for the first wicket before Mukesh Choudhary bowled Williamson for 32.
Tripathi and Abhishek, on the other hand, guaranteed Hyderabad’s triumph. Earlier, Ravindra Jadeja scored 23 runs off 15 balls to help CSK defeat SRH with a score of 154/7.
T Natarajan and Washington Sundar returned with wickets for SRH. While Moeen Ali was the top scorer for CSK, with 48 runs.
CSK’s innings never got going because batsmen kept losing wickets after they got in. Finally, the franchise had to settle for a score higher than 150.
SS Rajamouli’s RRR nearing hitting the 1000 crore mark at the box office
RRR is another box office success for director SS Rajamouli. The film is approaching the ₹1000 crore milestone at the global box office.
RRR has already surpassed Salman Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Aamir Khan’s Secret Superstar to become the third highest-earning Indian film of all time.
Aamir Khan’s Dangal (₹2024 crore) comes in the first position, followed by another Rajamouli blockbuster, Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (₹1810 crore).
It remains to be seen if the picture will break the ₹1000 crore mark this weekend. Or the arrival of most anticipated films like Vijay’s Beast, Yash’s KGF: Chapter 2 and Shahid Kapoor’s Jersey will ruin it.
Swimming Championship: Chahat Arora from India won the gold medal in Thailand Age Group Championship
Chahat Arora from India won gold in the women’s 50m breaststroke event at the Thailand Age Group Swimming Championship.
The Chandigarh swimmer had already won two gold medals at the nationals last year. She has won the yellow metal at Samut Prakan, Thailand, after matching her previous best Indian performance of 33.62 seconds.
In April of last year, the 24-year-old earned two gold medals in the Uzbekistan Open Swimming Championships.
In other events, top Indian swimmer Srihari Nataraj finished third in the 200m backstrokes ‘B’ final at the French Elite Open Swimming Championship.
The 21-year-old Nataraj finished 18th out of 36 swimmers in the heats with a time of 02:04.10. That made him qualify for the ‘B’ final in Limoges, France.
However, in the finals, he improved his time by more than 0.8 seconds to 2:03.27, finishing third.
IPL 2022: RCB wins the match against MI by seven wickets
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) defeated Mumbai Indians (MI) by seven wickets in the 18th match of the current IPL 2022 season at the MCA Stadium in Pune.
RCB won the toss and chose to bowl against MI. RCB captain Faf du Plessis stated at the toss that ace all-rounder Glenn Maxwell will make his season debut, replacing Sherfane Rutherford.
Anuj Rawat made a fantabulous knock before being run out. Anuj Rawat scored a magnificent half-century for RCB, while Virat Kohli stepped in for a 48-run cameo.
Earlier, Suryakumar Yadav hit an unbeaten 68 to help MI recover from a difficult situation and achieve a score of 151 for six against RCB.
MI had gotten off to a fast start on the powerplay after being put in to bat first. However, Harshal Patel removed Rohit Sharma before MI experienced a top-order collapse, courtesy of some excellent bowling and fielding by RCB.
So far, Wanindu Hasaranga and Harshal Patel have each taken two wickets, while Akash Deep has taken one.
Jaydev Unadkat and Ramandeep Singh make their debuts for MI, replacing Tymal Mills and Daniel Sams, respectively.