Category: Sports

P V Sindhu, Srikanth weave a fairytale year for Indian badminton

New Delhi: P V Sindhu scaled new heights but it was K Srikanth who took Indian badminton by storm with…

We don’t have a wicket-keeper to replace MS Dhoni, says Ravi Shastri

New Delhi: Fitter and faster than players 10 years his junior, Mahendra Singh Dhoni is irreplaceable in the Indian ODI…

Azhar Mahmood backs Pak bowlers to deliver in New Zealand

Karachi: Pakistan bowling coach Azhar Mahmood has backed his side's bowlers to adjust quickly to the windy conditions in New…

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal shine as rivals hobble into 2018

PARIS: Written off as dead men walking, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal defied time to sweep the Grand Slams in…

David Warner dominates as Australia capitalise on toss win

Melbourne: David Warner plundered England's bowling on a flat pitch to put Australia in a commanding position on the opening…

PTI Exclusive: Steyn would be challenged by India: Harbhajan Singh

New Delhi: Comeback from a career- threatening injury is never easy and that's why South African pace ace Dale Steyn…

Jordan Spieth is now engaged to girlfriend Annie Verret

Johannesburg: American golfer Jordan Spieth is now engaged to his high school sweetheart, Annie Verret. Spieth made this year's Christmas…

Melbourne Test: Rampaging Warner leads Aussies to dominant position at lunch

Melbourne [Australia]: Swashbuckling Australian batsman David Warner scored a brisk half-century, as Australia cruised through the opening session, without losing…

India surge to 2nd spot in T20I rankings post Lanka’s drubbing

Dubai [UAE]: India have surged to the second spot in the ICC's latest T20I rankings after they completed a 3-0…

Serena Williams to return to tennis in Abu Dhabi

Washington: Serena Williams' maternity leave is set to get over as the American tennis star will make her much-anticipated competitive…

Faf du Plessis doubtful for Boxing Day Test due to viral infection

Johannesburg [South Africa]: South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis is doubtful for the inaugural four-day Test against Zimbabwe after picking…

Russia’s Vitaly Mutko steps down as president of Football Union

Moscow [Russia]: Russia's deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko on Monday said he is suspending his role as president of the…

India women to play ODI series against England

New Delhi: The Board of Cricket Council of India (BCCI) on Monday said the England Women's Cricket team that will…

Babar Azam hits fastest century in 26 balls

Faisalabad: The raining of sixes and fours in Shahid Afridi's foundation's charity T10 match witnessed some power hitting as Babar…

Lehmann to step down as Australian coach in 2019

Melbourne [Australia]: Australian head coach Darren Lehmann has revealed that he would not seek the extension of his current contract…

Nadal withdraws from Abu Dhabi season opener

Melbourne [Australia]: World number one Rafael Nadal has pulled out from the Mubadala World Tennis Championship, the season-opening exhibition event…

Rohit Sharma steals the show in maiden series as captain

New Delhi: Stand-in India skipper Rohit Sharma ruled the limited-overs leg of the home series against Sri Lanka, finishing as…

I am ready to fight for Commonwealth, World title: Vijender

Jaipur: Indian boxing's poster boy Vijender Singh now has his eyes trained on the Commonwealth and World Championship title, the…

Mumbai T20I: India win toss, elect to bowl first

Mumbai (Maharashtra): India won the toss and chose to field first in the third and final T20I against Sri Lanka,…

Kiwis perform well in their own backyard: Azhar Ali

Karachi [Pakistan]: Pakistan opener Azhar Ali, who has made a comeback to the ODI squad, on Sunday said the upcoming…