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Afridi feels PCB failed to set strong example against corruption

Lahore, April 3 | Former skipper Shahid Afridi feels that repeated cases of Pakistan players either being approached by bookies or them failing to...

COVID-19: Kaneria asks Yuvraj, Bhajji to help minorities in Pakistan

Lahore, April 3 | Former Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has requested India cricketers Yuvraj and Harbhajan Singh to help minorities in the country fight...

IOC aims to follow existing schedule for postponed Oly

Tokyo, April 3 | The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has said the competition and session schedule for Tokyo 2020 will largely be in place...

Sandeep Chaudhary ‘proud & honoured’ to make Forbes’ 30 Under 30...

New Delhi, April 3 | At this time of distress when the world battles the coronavirus pandemic, Indias star Para Javelin thrower Sandeep Chaudhary...

Wage cuts can happen in the near future for England: Woakes

London, April 3 | England all-rounder Chris Woakes said that while no wage cuts have been put in place for the players yet, it...

Indian football stars make the most of staying at home

New Delhi, April 3 | The All India Football Federation on Thursday started a #FitWithIndianFootball campaign which will see the star players of the...

COVID-19: National leg cricket league indefinitely postponed

New Delhi, April 3 | Leg cricket is an emerging sport that has made its mark with young athletes all over India. While it...

Need testing machines in NE, North Bengal; protect docs: Bhutia to...

By Debayan MukherjeeKolkata, April 3 | Indian football icon Bhaichung Bhutia has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to look into getting COVID-19 testing machines...

Smith, Jayawardene lead Warne’s greatest SL, SA XIs

Sydney, April 3 | Australian spin legend Shane Warne named his greatest Sri Lanka and South Africa XI during an Instagram live session out...

‘PM urged us to take active part in Covid-19 activities’

Thiruvananthapuram, April 3 | Legendary India athlete P.T.Usha on Friday said the video conference with Prime Minister Narendra Modi was well timed and has...

Rohit’s daughter imitates Bumrah’s bowling action

Mumbai, April 3 | Rohit Sharma's one-year daughter Samaira has tried to ace Jasprit Bumrah's lethal sling-arm action which was captured in a video...

Spoke with PM Modi about managing period post April 14: Tendulkar

Mumbai, April 3 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday spoke to 49 sports personalities that included cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar as the country...

There may be no more tennis this year: Wimbledon chief

London, April 3 | All England Club chief executive Richard Lewis said that it is no longer unrealistic to say that there may be...

Robot triplets unveiled as Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games mascots

Hangzhou, April 3 | Three sporty robots representing the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Hangzhou in eastern China were on Friday unveiled as the...

Shastri calls Yuvraj legend after failing to tag 2011 WC star

New Delhi, April 3 | India head coach Ravi Shastri was put on a spot after he tagged only Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar...

Mental health also important during lockdown: Rahane

Mumbai, April 3 | India's Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane on Friday highlighted the importance of mental health in times of distress, lauding the Maharashtra...

Edgbaston Stadium to become COVID-19 testing centre

London, April 3 | The Edgbaston Stadium will be used as the NHS in a bid to help in the battle against COVID-19 with...

COVID-19: SA cricketers symptom-free after returning from India

Johannesburg, April 3 | The South African teams chief medical officer Shuaib Manjra has said that the Proteas have completed a 14-day period of...

TCS World 10K Bengaluru now to be held on Sept 13

Bengaluru, April 3 | Procam International on Friday announced that the 13th edition of ‘World Athletics Gold Label Race, Tata Consultancy Services World 10K...

Plans on ice for now but want to play ISL soon:...

By Debayan MukherjeeKolkata, April 3 | I-League side Real Kashmir FCs co-owner Sandeep Chattoo wants to see the team play in the Indian Super...

COVID-19 puts SA woman cricketer’s wedding plans on hold

Johannesburg, April 3 | South Africas Lizelle Lee has been forced to postpone her wedding amid the nationwide lockdown in the country imposed due...

IOC announces new deadline for Olympic qualification period

New Delhi, April 3 | The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Friday that the new deadline for the qualification period for the postponed...

Let’s build up a new energy to fight COVID-19 crisis: Shastri

New Delhi, April 3 | India head coach Ravi Shastri and off-spinner Harbhajan Singh have urged countrymen to support Prime Minister Narendra Modis call...

COVID-19: Modi to speak to Ganguly, Tendulkar, Kohli & Sehwag among...

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi, April 3 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be speaking to eminent sports personalities like BCCI President Sourav Ganguly,...

Virat Kohli reveals real story behind ‘chiku’ nickname

Mumbai, April 3 | India mens cricket team skipper Virat Kohli has revealed the real story about his nickname ‘chiku and how it was...

COVID-19: IOA contributes Rs 71 lakh to PM CARES Fund

New Delhi, April 3 | The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has contributed a sum of Rs 71, 14,002 towards Prime Minister's Citizen Assistance and...

NZ Cricket switches to 4-day week, tours sidelines amid crisis

Wellington, April 3 | New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has postponed the women's tour of Sri Lanka, that was slated for later this month, confirmed...

UEFA hopes to restart football league in July & August

Paris, April 3 | Although the European football has been currently shutdown amid the coronavirus pandemic, the governing body UEFA is aiming to resume...

Maradona offers pay cut to help Gimnasia through crisis

Buenos Aires, April 3 | Argentinian football legend Diego Maradona has offered to take a pay cut to help Gimnasia La Plata cope with...

Bayern fine Boateng for violating coronavirus guidelines

Munich, April 2 | German champions Bayern Munich said on Thursday that they have fined defender Jerome Boateng for leaving Munich without the club's...

Don’t need to behave differently as I am captain: Kohli

Mumbai, April 2 | A lot is said about Virat Kohli's on-field aggression crossing the line at times, but the Indian captain on Thursday...

Bengal umpires and coaching staff make contributions to fight COVID-19

Kolkata, April 2 | The umpires of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) have come forward to lend their helping hand to the West...

Test cricket has made me a better person: Kohli

Mumbai, April 2 | Test cricket might struggle to grab eyeballs, especially in the sub-continent, but the tradtitional five-day grind has...

Kolkata Knight Riders donates to PM-CARES fund

New Delhi, April 2 | Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will be contributing to the Prime Minister's Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations...

Important to stay fit & positive during lockdown: Gopichand

New Delhi, April 2 | National badminton coach Pullela Gopichand has said that it is important for people to act sensibly and stay home...

Our smiles maybe fake but we are not: Kohli

New Delhi, April 2 | At home and spending quality time with actress wife Anushka Sharma, Indian captain Virat Kohli on Thursday said in...

COVID-19: India’s fielding coach Sridhar contributes Rs 4 lakh

New Delhi, April 2 | Indias fielding coach R. Sridhar has now joined the battle against the coronavirus outbreak as he contributed Rs 4...

New WWE program slot launched on SONY network

Mumbai, April 2 | Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) on Thursday announced the launch of a new primetime programming slot, ‘WWE Blockbusters @ 8pm,...

ITTF world rankings remain unchanged due to event suspension

Beijing, April 2 | The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) announced on Thursday that its world rankings remain the same as released in March...

Contribution of Tony Lewis will be remembered for years: ICC

Dubai, April 2 | The International Cricket Council (ICC) has expressed its grief at the death of mathematician Tony Lewis, who co-developed the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern...

IOC president thanks PM Modi for support to Olympics

New Delhi, April 2 | International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach on Thursday sent a letter of appreciation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for...

Apurvi Chandela donates Rs 5 lakh towards COVID-19 fight

New Delhi, April 2 | Indian shooter Apurvi Chandela has pledged to make a contribution of Rs 5 lakh in fight towards coronavirus pandemic....

Warne names Lara skipper of his greatest West Indies XI

Sydney, April 2 | Former Australia spinner Shane Warne has been picking his favourite teams over the last few days as the world has...

COVID-19: ITTF staff to take voluntary salary reduction

Beijing, April 2 | The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) president and staff have decided to take voluntary salary reduction in 2020 to help...

9 years of 2011 WC win: Indian players react to anniversary

New Delhi, April 2 | It has been nine years since India won their second ICC World Cup title. Powered by Gautam Gambhir and...

I had proved Woolmer wrong in 2005 Bangalore Test: Inzamam

Lahore, April 2 | Former Pakistan captain Inzamam ul Haq has said that he once proved then coach Bob Woolmer wrong during their famous...

Women’s T20 WC delivers record-breaking fan engagement numbers

Dubai, April 2 | The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday revealed record digital and broadcast viewing figures for the Womens T20 World Cup...

With no tournaments, keeping fit and motivated is key: Sharan

By Rohit MundayurNew Delhi, April 2 | Divij Sharan had been playing tournaments every week since the start of the year until the...

Today we were to take the field against CSK: RR owner...

New Delhi, April 2 | Rajasthan Royals were expected to play Chennai Super Kings in Chennai on Thursday had the 13th edition of the...

WC won was by India, obsession over one six should stop:...

New Delhi, April 2 | Former India opener Gautam Gambhir on Thursday lashed out at those only celebrating M.S. Dhoni's six to win...

Business

Siemens India commits Rs 20 crore in fight against COVID-19

New Delhi, April 3 | Siemens India, one of the leading producers of energy-efficient technologies, on Friday said it would contribute Rs 20 crore...