Category: Sports

Court summons cricketer Shami in cheque bounce case

Kolkata: A court here on Wednesday directed Indian pacer Mohammed Shami to appear before it on January 15 in a…

Aussies not having Smith, Warner like India missing Kohli, Rohit: Ganguly

Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday said the possible absence of Steve Smith and David Warner in the…

BCCI to consider appointing higher-ranked umpires in Ranji Trophy

Kolkata: Considering the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB)'s plea to appoint higher-ranked umpires for Ranji Trophy games, the BCCI has…

Federer routs Thiem to keep chances alive at ATP Finals

London: Swiss great Roger Federer bounced back quickly from a disappointing loss at the ATP Finals, brushing aside Dominic Thiem…

Rohit Sharma rested from India A match against Kiwis

New Delhi: Indian opener Rohit Sharma has been rested by the medical team of Board of Control for Cricket in…

Ross Taylor attains career-best ODI ranking

Dubai: New Zealand cricketer Ross Taylor has acquired a career-best position of number three in the recently-updated list of the…

Sri Lankan bowler charged for T10 league fixing offer

Dubai: Former Sri Lankan fast bowler Dilhara Lokuhettige has been charged and suspended for corruption during the first edition of…

Women’s World T20I: England inaugurate St. Lucia action with win

Dubai: After its first match got abandoned due to rain, the England women's cricket team got its International Cricket Council…

Kohli, Bumrah retain top spots in ODI rankings

Dubai: India skipper Virat Kohli and pacer Jasprit Bumrah retained their respective top spots in the latest One-Day International (ODI)…

Djokovic beats Isner at ATP Finals

London: Serbian star Novak Djokovic played like the world No.1 he currently is, beating American John Isner 6-4, 6-3 to…

Max Verstappen ordered to do ‘public service’ post Ocon clash

London: Red Bull's Max Verstappen has been directed by Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), the governing body of motorsports, to…

Injured Trisha Chetty ruled out of World T20

London: South African cricketer Trisha Chetty has been ruled out of the ongoing International Cricket Council (ICC) World T20 due…

Bangladesh’s Mushfiqur cherishes dual role after record feat

Dhaka: Bangladesh’s Mushfiqur Rahim said he enjoyed his dual role in the team as wicketkeeper and batsman after scoring a…

Finch warns faltering batsmen of shake-up for India ODIs

Hobart: Australia's one-day batsmen are under mounting pressure to keep their places after a lacklustre series defeat to South Africa,…

Qatar considering Iran offer to host World Cup teams: organiser

Paris: Qatar is considering an offer from Iran to host teams during the 2022 World Cup, but no decision has…

Kohli lost control while making ‘leave India’ comment: Anand

Kolkata: Virat Kohli 'lost control' of himself while making the 'leave India' comment, feels legendary five-time former world chess champion…

MS Dhoni to endorse matrimony platform

Chennai: Popular cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been appointed brand ambassador of an online matrimonial platform. On associating with BharatMatrimony,…

Halep remains atop world tennis rankings

Madrid: Romania's Simona Halep continued to lead the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings released on Monday with 6,921 points, followed…

Djokovic continues to lead ATP rankings

Madrid: Serbian star Novak Djokovic has maintained the No.1 spot in the men's Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) world singles…

Women’s World T20: India beat Pakistan by 7 wickets

Providence: Mithali Raj's fine half-century helped India register a seven-wicket win over their arch-rivals Pakistan in the Group B match…