Category: Sports

Ex-Indian pacer RP Singh bids adieu to cricket

New Delhi: Former Indian fast bowler Rudra Pratap Singh has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. Announcing the…

Serena Williams cruises into US Open semi-finals

New York: Former World No. 1 Serena Williams on Tuesday (local time) went past Czech Republic's KarolĂ­na Pliskova in straight…

Keaton Jennings retained for fifth Test against India

London: England have retained left-hand batsman Keaton Jennings in their 13-member squad for the final Test of the ongoing five-match…

Lando Norris to replace Stoffel Vandoorne

London: Formula One racing team McLaren have named British driver Lando Norris as a replacement for the outgoing racer Stoffel…

Australian cricket draws up cultural charter to avoid scandals

Sydney: Australian cricket is drawing up a cultural blueprint in which players will pledge to uphold certain standards in a…

Six-time champion Serena into US Open semi-finals as champion Stephens exits

New York: Six-time champion Serena Williams shook off a sluggish start to power past eighth-seeded Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 6-3 on…

India announce schedule for West Indies series

New Delhi: Top-ranked Test team India will host the West Indies next month and in November for two Tests, five…

Pakistan drop Mohammad Hafeez from Asia Cup squad

Karachi: Batting all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has been dropped from the 16-member Pakistan squad for the upcoming Asian Cup tournament, beginning…

Ravi Shastri, Bangar answerable, else India will keep losing: Sourav Ganguly

England clinched the 5 match series and are in the 3-1 lead in the test series as India slumped to…

Novak Djokovic cruises into US Open quarters

New York: Former World No. 1 Novak Djokovic on Monday outclassed his Portuguese opponent Joao Sousa in straight sets to…

Asian Games: Tajinderpal Singh Toor’s father dies before seeing son’s gold

The 23-year-old Tajinderpal Singh Toor clinched the men's shot put gold with a record-shattering throw to open India's medal account…

Alastair Cook calls time on England career

London: Former England skipper and opener Alastair Cook on Monday announced that he is bidding adieu to international cricket. Announcing…

Sharapova crashes at US Open to birthday girl Suarez Navarro

New York: Maria Sharapova was knocked out of the US Open in the fourth round on Monday, losing 6-4, 6-3…

Shaun White mulls skateboard bid for Tokyo 2020

Marseille: Triple Winter Olympic champion Shaun White is considering competing in skateboarding at the Tokyo Games in 2020, he told…

Messi surprised by Ronaldo leaving Madrid

Barcelona: Lionel Messi has admitted he was surprised by Cristiano Ronaldo's decision to leave Real Madrid and join Juventus. Messi…

‘Break a leg’ Osaka in first Slam quarter-final, Sharapova under lights again

New York: Japan's Naomi Osaka reached her first Grand Slam quarter-final at the US Open on Monday, tearfully admitting she…

England still face tough questions despite India series success

London: England may have just completed a series win over India but Monday's announcement by Alastair Cook of his impending…

Stoffel Vandoorne to leave McLaren at season’s end

London: Belgian driver Stoffel Vandoorne on Monday announced that he would leave Formula One team McLaren by the end of…

Ronaldo buys 51 per cent stakes in Real Valladolid

Madrid : Former Brazilian striker Ronaldo has become the primary owner of Spanish football club Real Valladolid after buying 51…

Novak Djokovic eyes semis spot in US Open

New York: Former world number one Novak Djokovic will look to book his berth in the semi-finals of the ongoing…