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World cup-bound SA banking on players’ IPL experience

Johannesburg, Sep 15 | South Africa are looking upto their players in the Indian Premier League (IPL) to provide guidance to the squad during...

Pele leaves intensive care post-surgery

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 15 | Brazilian football legend Pele has been moved out of intensive care, 10 days after undergoing surgery to remove...

Patriots to clash with Kings in CPL 2021 final

Basseterre (St Kitts & Nevis), Sep 15 | St Kitts and Nevis Patriots defeated Guyana Amazon Warriors by seven wickets to enter the Caribbean...

Despite recent losses, Aussie team very good for T20 World Cup:...

Sydney, Sep 15 | Australian cricketer Glenn Maxwell has said that despite his team's lacklustre T20 International showing in a couple of recent series,...

India’s unpredictability makes it dangerous: Aussie batter Alyssa Healy

Mackay (Australia), Sep 15 | Australian women's cricket team player Alyssa Healy has said that she looks at someone like India's Rohit Sharma "who...

Hanging up my T20 shoes: Malinga announces retirement from all formats

New Delhi, Sep 14 | Legendary Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga on Tuesday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket, ending a decorated...

Durand Cup: FC Bengaluru United beat Mohammedan SC 2-0, top group

Kalyani, Sep 14 | FC Bengaluru United defeated home side Mohammedan SC 2-0 on Tuesday as they topped Group A and claimed bragging rights...

Aussie Olympic gold medallist to be voice of Brisbane 2032 athletes

Sydney, Sep 14 | Three-time Olympian swimmer Bronte Barratt was elected as the athlete representative of the Brisbane 2032 Olympic Games Organising Committee on...

SA’s Lizelle Lee catches up with Mithali in Women’s ODI Player...

Dubai, Sep 14 | South African opener Lizelle Lee's unbeaten 91 in the opening match of their series against the West Indies has helped...

Parents played a huge part in my upbringing: US Open champ...

New York, Sep 14 | US Open champion Emma Raducanu of Great Britain said on Tuesday that the nerves of steel which she displayed...

Split captaincy is a good idea, Rohit can lead well: Madan...

By Chetan SharmaNew Delhi, Sep 14 | Former Indian cricketer Madan Lal on Tuesday came out in support of split captaincy theory in India,...

Aim is to keep improving to be world No. 1: Hockey...

New Delhi, Sep 14 | Indian men's hockey team forward Shamsher Singh said on Tuesday that the side was confident of becoming world No.1...

When playing against Australia, we are a ‘bit more pumped’: Mandhana

Sydney, Sep 14 | Indian women's team cricketer Smriti Mandhana has said that when it comes to Australia, her teammates are more pumped up...

I would have loved to have been part of IPL but...

New Delhi, Sep 14 | All-rounder Chris Woakes admits he felt he had to pull out of the second leg of the Indian Premier...

IPL 2021: Uncapped Indian players to watch out for in UAE...

New Delhi, Sep 14 | The second half of the Indian Premier League (IPL) gets underway in Dubai from September 19. While some players...

Pele recovering, set to leave intensive care: Daughter

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 14 | The eldest daughter of Brazilian football legend Pele has said that her father is expected to move out...

Jamshedpur FC sign Scottish Premiership champion Greg Stewart

Jamshedpur, Sep 13 | Jamshedpur FC have signed midfielder Greg Stewart from the Scottish Premiership champion Rangers for the upcoming season.The attacking midfielder is...

Online Olympiad: India reach semis with dramatic win over Ukraine

Mumbai, Sep 13 | Defendingchampion India defeated Ukraine in the quarter-finals of the 2021 FIDE Online Chess Olympiad, quelling their opponents in a thrilling...

Durand Cup: FC Goa beat Sudeva Delhi FC, enter quarters

Kolkata, Sep 13 | FC Goa became the third team to make it through to the quarter-finals of the 130th Durand Cup football tournament,...

Hayden, Philander appointed Pakistan coaches for T20 WC

Lahore, Sep 13 | Former Australian opening batsman Matthew Hayden and former South Africa pace bowler Vernon Philander have been appointed Pakistan team's coaches...

England Test captain Root voted ICC Men’s Player of the Month...

Dubai, Sep 13 | England Test captain Joe Root was voted as ICC Men's player of the month for August. Ireland all-rounder Eimear Richardson...

India players refused to play fifth Test, they were dead scared:...

New Delhi, Sep 13 | BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has said that the Indian players refused to play the Manchester Test against England because...

Refreshing to see so many spinners bowl for us: Shamsi

Colombo, Sep 13 | South Africa may not have household names but they are still a good side and not 'rubbish' as people consider...

Ramiz Raja formally elected chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board

Lahore, Sep 13 | Former Pakistan cricketer Ramiz Raja has been formally elected unanimously as chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for a...

Australia Test captain Paine to undergo surgery to repair pinched nerve

Hobart, Sep 13 | Australia Test captain Tim Paine will undergo surgery on a pinched nerve in his neck which has been causing problems...

Verstappen handed 3-place grid penalty for Sochi after deadly Monza crash

Monza (Italy), Sep 13 | Red Bull Racing's Max Verstappen was handed a three-place grid penalty for the Russian F1 Grand Prix in Sochi...

BCCI offers to play two extra T20Is in England next year

New Delhi, Sep 13 | The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has offered to play two extra T20 internationals in England...

Tough to swallow loss but in tennis we learn very quickly:...

New York, Sep 13 | World No.1 Novak Djokovic said that the defeat in the US Open final to Russian Daniil Medvedev, which cost...

Zimbabwe great Brendan Taylor decides to call it a day after...

Belfast, Sep 13 | One of Zimbabwe's best-known cricketers Brendan Taylor has decided to call it a day, with the 35-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman announcing that...

Medvedev lifts US Open trophy, denies Djokovic calendar Grand Slam

New York, Sep 13 | Russian world No. 2 Daniil Medvedev made history, winning his first major title with a stunning 6-4, 6-4, 6-4...

Rutherford replaces Bairstow, Markram in for Malan (Ld)

Dubai, Sep 11 | Sunrisers Hyderabad have named West Indies' explosive batsman Sherfane Rutherford as replacement for England's Jonny Bairstow in their squad for...

I try to keep things simple and focus on my game:...

Dubai, Sep 11 | Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) opener Devdutt Padikkal said on Saturday that he tries to keep things simple and focuses on...

Durand Cup: Luna penalty seals debut win for Kerala

Kolkata, Sep 11 | Indian Super League (ISL) side Kerala Blasters started their Durand Cup campaign with a 1-0 victory on debut against the...

IPL 2021: MI’s Sharma, Bumrah and Yadav reach UAE on charter...

London, Sep 11 | Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma, pace bowler bowler Jasprit Bumrah and batsman Suryakumar Yadav have reached Abu Dhabi on a...

Charting the brilliant career of Roger Federer

New Delhi, Sep 11 | Switzerlands Roger Federer, who earned the ‘FedEx sobriquet for his lightning-quick reflexes on the tennis court, won 20 Grand...

It would be a hollow game of cricket: Vaughan on rescheduled...

Manchester, Sep 11 | Former England captain Michael Vaughan is of the opinion that a rescheduled Test between England and India would be a...

IPL 2021: RCB to fly Kohli, Siraj to UAE on charter...

New Delhi, Sep 11 | India skipper Virat Kohli and pace bowler Mohammed Siraj, who both represent Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), will reach the...

Ram-Salisbury clinch US Open men’s doubles title

New York, Sep 11 | Fourth-seeded Rajeev Ram and Joe Salisbury battled back to overcome Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 in...

US Open: Medvedev overcomes Auger-Aliassime, books final berth

New York, Sep 11 | Russian Daniil Medvedev marched into the US Open final after he produced a dominant performance to overcome 12th seed...

Tremendously disappointing for all the cricket fans: Butcher

Manchester, Sep 10 | Former England cricketer Mark Butcher has called the cancellation of the fifth Test between England and India as tremendously disappointing...

Gold medallist Pramod Bhagat gets hero’s welcome in home state Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Sep 10 | After winning a gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympics 2020, ace shuttler Pramod Bhagat returned to his home...

Suryakumar in a different class as compared to Shreyas Iyer: Gambhir

New Delhi, Sep 10 | Former India batsman Gautam Gambhir feels that Suryakumar Yadav has the variety to play for India in the T20...

Paine says Australia not keen on playing Test against Afghanistan

Sydney, Sep 10 | Australian cricket team's Test skipper Tim Paine has said that he wouldn't want to play against a side which discriminates...

Messi hat-trick keeps Argentina on track for Qatar

Buenos Aires, Sep 10 | Lionel Messi scored a brilliant hat-trick as Argentina cruised to a 3-0 home win over Bolivia in their 2022...

Canadian teenager Fernandez battles past No.2 Sabalenka, enters US Open final

New York, Sep 10 | Canadian 19-year-old Leylah Fernandez collected her third top-5 win of the week, overcoming No.2 seed Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus...

Durand Cup: FC Bengaluru United first team to reach knockouts

Kalyani, Sep 9 | FC Bengaluru United (FCBU) became the first team to make it to the knockout stages of the 130th Durand Cup,...

Doubts emerge over 5th Test after positive case; ECB, BCCI meet...

London, Sep 9 | The Indian cricket board and the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) are in a meeting to discuss whether the...

US Open: Sabalenka, Sakkari face teen challenge in semis

New York, Sep 9 | Tennis has had a succession of teenage stars -- from Tracy Austin to Jennifer Capriati to Monica Seles to...

Get off strike, that is the best way to face Bumrah:...

By Khurram HabibNew Delhi, Sep 9 | Indian pace bowler Jasprit Bumrah's angle at the crease, which is different from other bowlers, as well...

Business

India’s first ‘dwarf container’ train chugs out from JNPT Mumbai

Mumbai, Sep 20 | Union Shipping Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday flagged off the country's first dwarf container...