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Singh appears to have also clipped the wings of Kalraj Mishra, his bete noire in state politics.
JAMES VAUGHAN clipped the wings of Ian Holloway's Eagles - and boosted caretaker Mark Lillis's claims for the Huddersfield job.
Dubai Nucaf Tellicherry clipped the wings of Wings XI to emerge as the champions of the Piri Piri T20 turf cricket league organised by Aneel Sabir under the auspices of the Dubai Cricket Council at the Sevens Cricket Ground.