Category: Sports

Picked Rohit over Rahane on current form: Virat Kohli

Cape Town: India captain Virat Kohli has defended the selection of Rohit Sharma in the first Test, saying he was…

Olivier, Ngidi added to Proteas squad for second India Test

Johannesburg: The fast bowling pair of Duanne Olivier and uncapped Lungi Ngidi has been added to the 14-member South Africa…

Virat Kohli lauds SA’s bowling attack

Cape Town: Skipper Virat Kohli has lauded the South African bowling attack that created a pressure on the Indian batsmen.…

Caroline Wozniacki surges to 2nd spot in WTA rankings

Johannesburg [South Africa]: Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki on Monday climbed to number two in the latest WTA ranking, following…

Philander’s six-fer gives Proteas 72-run win over India

Cape Town [South Africa]: Pacer Vernon Philander's career-best figures of 6-42 guided South Africa to a thumping 72-run victory over…

Badminton: Chennai’s brilliant fightback raises semifinal hopes

Chennai (Tamil Nadu): Chennai Smashers spearheaded by P V Sindhu were back in the hunt in the Vodafone Premier Badminton…

Want to win Ashes in England: Smith

Sydney [Australia]: Australian skipper Steve Smith, who on Monday won the Compton-Miller Medal for being the player of the series,…

HCA president clarifies move to bar Azharuddin from SGM

Hyderabad: After Mohammad Azharuddin was not allowed to attend the Special General Meeting (SGM) at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket…

Vibrant Khelo India logo unveiled

New Delhi: The vibrant Khelo India logo, reflecting the freshness, agility and vitality of New India, has recently been unveiled…

Zimbabwe bowling coach Ntini says he was asked to quit

Harare: Former South African pacer Makhaya Ntini has revealed that he was asked to step down as the bowling coach…

Ashes victory takes Aussies to third spot in ICC Test rankings

Dubai: After sealing the Ashes 4-0, Australia have taken the third place in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Team…

‘Uncapped’ Mavuta, Murray in Zimbabwe squad for B’desh tri-series

Harare: The uncapped pair of all-rounder Brandon Mavuta and wicketkeeper-batsman Ryan Murray has been included in the 15-member Zimbabwe squad…

Senior National Hockey C’ship: SAI taste defeat on Day 1

Imphal: Central Secretariat defeated Sports Authority of India (SAI) 3-2 in the closely-fought Pool A match in the opening match…

HCA meeting row: Azharuddin slams cricket body

Hyderabad: Former Indian captain Mohd Azharuddin lashed out at the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) for not allowing him to attend…

Man held for harassing Sachin Tendulkar’s daughter Sara

Kolkata: A 32-year-old man from East Midnapore district in West Bengal was arrested for allegedly harassing former India cricket captain…

Cape Town Test: Rain acts spoiler on Day 3

Cape Town [South Africa]: Heavy rains washed out the morning session on Day Three of the first of three-match Test…

ICC U-19 event off to a glittering start in New Zealand

Christchurch: The ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2018 officially got underway in style at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch on…

Anamul, Mithun named in Bangladesh’s ODI squad

Dhaka [Bangladesh]: Batsman Anamul Haque, who last played a One-Day International (ODI) in the 2015 World Cup, has been named…

Sarjubala Devi, Jyoti advance to next Boxing C’ships round

Rohtak [Haryana]: World Championship silver medallist Sarjubala Devi romped past Delhi's Simran in the flyweight category, while recently crowned World…

Winter football tournament in Srinagar attracts youth

Srinagar : Jammu and Kashmir Football Association (JKFA), along with other football clubs of Kashmir, has organised a winter football…