Category: Sports

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…

Nishikori upsets Federer in ATP Finals opener

London: Seventh seed Kei Nishikori defeated six-time former champion Roger Federer in straight sets on day one of the prestigious…

Virender Sehwag lashes out at selectors over Rohit Sharma

The former Indian opener Virender Sehwag has lashed out at Indian cricket team selection committee which is led by the…