Category: Sports

Kohli skips optional practice ahead of series decider

Kanpur: Captain Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah and Hardik Pandya were among the five Indian team members who skipped…

Roger Federer survives to reach 14th Basel semi-final

Basel-Stadt: Roger Federer survived a surprise test at the Swiss Indoors on Friday before making the semi-finals at his home…

I support Kohli’s rotation policy: Mohammed Shami

Kolkata: Injury-prone India pacer Mohammed Shami today said he has benefited from Virat Kohli's rotation policy. "I fully support Kohli's…

Kohli’s brand value pips Messi on Forbes list

New Delhi: India skipper Virat Kohli has pipped Argentina and Barcelona star footballer Lionel Messi in the Forbes list of…

National Boxing Championship: Manoj Kumar, Shiva Thapa cruise into quarters

Visakhapatnam: India's top boxers Manoj Kumar and Shiva Thapa registered comprehensive victories to cruise into the quarterfinals of the Second…

Chief selector Inzamam prohibited from owning T10 franchise

Karachi [Pakistan]: Chief selector of Pakistan cricket team Inzamamul Haq has been barred by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) from…

Warner comparing Ashes to war is ‘extreme’: England captain Root

London [England]: England captain Joe Root on Friday criticised his Australian adversary David Warner saying it was "extreme" of him…

England captain Root denies ‘drinking culture’ in his team

London [England]: Prior to Ashes series, England captain Joe Root has dismissed allegations on his team of being indulged in…

P.V. Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth into semis of French Open Super Series

Paris [France]: Showcasing a dominant performance in badminton singles encounters, Indian star shuttlers P.V. Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth and H S.…

French Open: Shuttler Carolina Marin wins first match

Paris: Spanish badminton star Carolina Marin kicked off her 2017 French Open campaign with a 21-17, 21-18 victory over Japan’s…

Vijender Singh’s next professional boxing bout likely in December

NEW DELHI: Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh on Thursday revealed that his next professional bout is likely to take place…

Coach Magnus Norman splits from Stan Wawrinka

GENEVA: Magnus Norman ended his four-year spell as Stan Wawrinka's coach on Wednesday, after a partnership that saw the Swiss…

Roger Federer beats Benoit Paire; races into fifteenth Swiss Indoors quarter-final

BASEL: Roger Federer reached the Basel quarter-finals for the 15th time on Thursday when he steamrolled Frenchman Benoit Paire 6-1,…

Sunil Gavaskar Field: Indian legend inaugurates US cricket ground named after him

Mumbai: Cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar inaugurated a cricket field in Louisville in the state of Kentucky in USA, thus making…

Venus Williams knocks out Muguruza in straight sets, reaches WTA finals

SINGAPORE: American veteran Venus Williams kept alive her dreams of winning the WTA Finals and making a shock return to…

Gayle ‘reserved, scared’ around women after exposure accusation

London [UK]: West Indies swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle is scared of being around women in public after stories surfaced alleging…

Dravid plays down Virat’s rest rumours

New Delhi [India]: Indian junior and 'A' team coach Rahul Dravid dismissed reports of Virat Kohli being denied rest during…

NBA legend AC Green joins UBA

New Delhi: NBA Legend AC Green has been roped in as the Director of Sport by United Basketball Alliance (UBA),…

I have ‘zero’ interest in Indy or Le Mans: Hamilton

Johannesburg: Mercedes driver and three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has downplayed racing at the Indy 500 or Le Mans, saying…

Ranji Trophy Group D Round Up: Gurkeerat Hits Ton as Punjab Amass 635 Runs

Porvorim: All-rounder Gurkeerat Mann on Wednesday scored a century to capitalise on the platform laid by captain Jiwanjot Singh and…