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India series gave insight to O’Keefe on Test cricket

Sydney, April 7 | Steve OKeefe might have retired from the game, but the Australia spinner will forever be remembered for spinning a web...

Postponing the Games represents a big challenge: IOC

New Delhi, April 7 | Postponing of Tokyo Olympics 2020 has thrown a huge challenge to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), who will now...

Dinesha Devnarain named SA women’s U19 head coach

Johannesburg, April 7 | Former South Africa all-rounder Dinesha Devnarain has been appointed in a dual role as the first full-time womens Under-19s and...

Priority is health, we can talk sports later: Gopichand

By Rohit MundayurNew Delhi, April 7 | Staying positive and fit is national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand's advice to his students for pulling through...

Gabriel Barbosa reveals wish to see Neymar at Flamengo

Rio de Janeiro, April 7 | Flamengo striker Gabriel Barbosa believes Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar would be a perfect fit at the Rio...

Kohli’s gestures have helped build team spirit, says Gavaskar

New Delhi, April 7 | Team sport is all about bonhomie and creating a good culture and former India skipper Sunil Gavaskar believes that...

COVID-19: Big shame IPL is not going ahead, says Buttler

London, April 7 | Stressing that IPL is "massive" in stature, England wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler believes its a "big shame" that the lucrative T20...

Amid lockdown, Yuzvendra returns with home edition of ‘Chahal TV’

New Delhi, April 7 | India leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on Tuesday brought back the 'Chahal TV' show – this time the "home edition" due...

Aussie players ‘sucked up’ to Kohli to protect IPL deals: Clarke

Melbourne, April 7 | Former captain Michael Clarke believes current Australian players were too scared to "sledge" Virat Kohli and in order to protect...

Harbhajan for closed-door IPL, says won’t mind playing without fans

New Delhi, April 7 | India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh believes a lot of lives are on line amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and thats...

Liverpool reverse furlough decision; apologise to fans

Liverpool, April 7 | After facing fierce criticism, Liverpool have reversed their decision to place some non-playing staff on temporary leave.The Premier League giants...

COVID-19: British Open cancelled, other events rescheduled

Washington, April 7 | Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, a new and reconfigured 2020 golf schedule has been announced by the world's golf organisations...

Officials took bribes for Qatar WC bid, say US prosecutors

New York, April 7 | Former Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) president Ricardo Teixeira was among several officials to accept bribes in Qatar's bid to...

Irfan calls for ‘fire trucks’ after netizens slam him

New Delhi, April 6 | With Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking the citizens to come out and light candles, diyas or torch lights for...

COVID-19: PSL team uses Bumrah no-ball photo to spread awareness

Lahore, April 6 | Pakistan Super League franchise Islamabad United used a Jasprit Bumrah no-ball picture to spread awareness about COVID-19, creating a flutter...

Pep Guardiola’s mother dies of coronavirus

Madrid, April 6 | The 82-year-old mother of Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola has died of COVID-19, the English Premier League club reported on...

Open golf championship cancelled due to coronavirus

London, April 6 | The 149th Open Championship has been called off due to the coronavirus pandemic.R&A chief executive Martin Slumbers was quoted as...

Shreyas Iyer would middle the ball even at 4, says dad...

Mumbai, April 6 | The coronavirus outbreak has given the Indian cricketers an unplanned break from the game and while they have been staying...

These are difficult times, we shouldn’t think about cricket: Waqar

Lahore, April 6 | Pakistan bowling coach and legendary pacer Waqar Younis is not worried about the long break due to the COVID-19 pandemic,...

India stay inside, we’re still in middle of a fight: Gambhir

New Delhi, April 6 | Reminding citizens that India is "still in middle of a fight" amid the coronavirus outbreak, former India cricketer Gautam...

COVID-19: Pankaj Advani donates Rs 5 lakh to PM-CARES Fund

New Delhi, April 6 | Ace cueist Pankaj Advani has jumped in to help those in need in these troubled times by donating...

China football team ends quarantine after re-testing negative

Beijing, April 6 | China's men's football team has ended its 14-day medical quarantine on Monday after all the players tested negative for COVID-19.The...

Former New Zealand cricketer Jock Edwards passes away

Wellington, April 6 | Big-hitting wicketkeeper-batsman Jock Edwards, who represented New Zealand in six Tests and eight ODIs, has passed away. He was 64.Central...

Have never felt so helpless, says stranded Real Kashmir coach

By Debayan MukherjeeKolkata, April 6 | With their stay getting extended in Srinagar due to unavailability of chartered flights from the valley, Real...

How’s that not out: Warne reacts to clip of bowling to...

Melbourne, April 6 | With the world coming to a standstill due to the coronavirus outbreak, sportspersons as well as fans have taken to...

If there is a bad ball, it must be hit: Shafali...

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi, April 6 | She might be all of 16, but Indias latest cricketing sensation Shafali Verma means business. Going...

COVID-19: Vishwanathan Anand to play online chess to raise funds

Dubai, April 6 | Six Indian chess players, including former world champion Vishwanathan Anand, will play online chess with fans on April 11 to...

Sehwag posts video of child spelling out COVID-19 directives

New Delhi, April 6 | Dashing former India opener Virender Sehwag on Monday urged people to follow coronavirus dos and don'ts strictly by...

Mumbai Indians have ‘slight edge’ for Chennai Super kings: Manjrekar

New Delhi, April 6 | Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar feels Mumbai Indians have come through the ranks in the recent editions of the...

Everest climber Mohinder Singh gives Rs 5 lakh to fight COVID-19

Chandigarh, April 6 | As a goodwill gesture, former ITBP Commandant and Everest climber Mohinder Singh, 76, has contributed Rs 5 lakh from his...

COVID-19: Bayern Munich players return to training

Munich, April 6 | Top flight German football club Bayern Munich has confirmed that its first team will return to training in "small groups"...

French club doctor commits suicide after COVID-19 diagnosis

Paris, April 6 | French Ligue 1 club Reims were left with nothing but mourning as they came to know that long-serving doctor Bernard...

No deadline to complete Champions League, says UEFA

London, April 5 | There is no deadline of August 3 to complete this season's Champions League, the UEFA has said rubbishing reports by...

Neymar plays football with his dogs, video goes viral

Rio de Janiero, April 5 | With all football postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, footballers are mostly engrossed in dribbling with toilet roll,...

Yuvraj pledges to donate Rs 50 lakh in fight against COVID-19

New Delhi, April 5 | Former India star batsman Yuvraj Singh on Sunday pledged to donate Rs 50 lakh to the PM CARES Fund...

Harbhajan, wife to distribute ration to 5,000 families

New Delhi, April 5 | Veteran India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh and wife Geeta Basra on Sunday pledged to distribute ration to 5,000 families."Geeta_Basra and...

IOA thanks NSFs, SOAs for contribution towards Covid-19 relief

New Delhi, April 5 | The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Sunday thanked the National Sports Federations (NSF) and State Olympic Associations (SOA) around...

Ponting shares his ‘favourite piece of memorabilia’

Sydney, April 5 | Ricky Ponting on Sunday shared a photograph of the Australian baggy green that he wore throughout his Test career and...

‘Let’s show our health warriors that we are behind them’

Mumbai, April 5 | Indian captain Virat Kohli on Sunday urged the people of the country to stand united and back the health warriors...

Ronaldo on course to $1 billion in career earnings

Lisbon, April 5 | Cristiano Ronaldo is en route to becoming first football player and third sportsman overall to cross $1 billion in ...

On this day: Waugh brothers become first twins to play in...

Sydney, April 5 | There are not too many instances of twins playing Test cricket for their country in the same team. The most...

Pakistan is Brazil of cricket because of raw talent: Wasim

Lahore, April 5 | Former Australian batsman Dean Jones and Pakistan fast bowling great Wasim Akram noted the talent pool that Pakistan brings into...

Hope to see stadiums full by August: Trump

Washington D.C., April 5 | US President Donald Trump told top officials of American sports leagues that he hopes live sports events with fans...

Aus spinner O’Keefe retires from first class cricket

Sydney, April 5 | Australian spinner Steve O'Keefe has retired from First Class cricket after being denied a new contract for his domestic side...

Rohit reminded me of Inzamam in early days: Yuvraj

New Delhi, April 5 | Former India batsman Yuvraj Singh said that Rohit Sharma reminded him of Pakistan batting great Inzamam-ul-Haq in the Indian...

I had sympathy with Pietersen over IPL: Strauss

London, April 5 | Former England captain Andrew Strauss admitted that he may not have handled batsman Kevin Pietersen well enough. Pietersen's troubles with...

Current F1 Championship should be cancelled: Ecclestone

London, April 5 | Former Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone feels that the 2020/21 Championship should be cancelled. With the first eight races, including...

Argentinian football unlikely to resume before June: President

Buenos Aires, April 5 | Argentinian President Alberto Fernandez said that the country's football competitions - halted since March 17 because of the coronavirus...

Suggested Dhoni to be promoted during 2011 WC final: Tendulkar

New Delhi, April 4 | Sachin Tendulkar said that it was he who suggested to then Indian captain M.S. Dhoni that the latter should...

Ronaldo gets a haircut from girlfriend Georgina

Lisbon, April 4 | Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo put up a video of himself getting a haircut from girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez at his...

Business

GoDaddy acquires Neustar’s Registry business

New Delhi, April 7 | Internet names and registrations management major GoDaddy on Tuesday announced it is acquiring Neustars Registry business for an undisclosed...