Category: Sports

I-League: Quess East Bengal look to drive home advantage against Neroca

New Delhi [India]: Fourth-placed Quess East Bengal will look to drive home advantage while taking on fifth-placed Neroca FC in…

Alex Blackwell to lead GGXI in New Zealand clash

Melbourne: Former Australia skipper Alex Blackwell has been named to lead Governor-General’s XI to take on New Zealand’s White Ferns…

Sarah Taylor, Katherine Brunt recalled to England squad for India tour

London: Wicketkeeper batswoman Sarah Taylor and allrounder Katherine Brunt have been recalled to England’s squad for the upcoming limited-overs series…

Nagaland gets first Astroturf football ground

Kohima (Nagaland): With an objective to improve infrastructure for football and nurture players with good facilities, Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu…

Wiaan Mulder added to Proteas Test squad for SL series

Dubai [UAE]: Uncapped allrounder Wiaan Mulder made it to South Africa’s Test squad for their two-match series against Sri Lanka,…

Mitchell Starc ruled out, Kane Richardson returns for Aussie tour of India

Melbourne: Batsman D'Arcy Short and pace bowlers Kane Richardson and Nathan Coulter-Nile have been called to the Australian limited-overs squad…

Team travelling to India is not the World Cup squad, says Aussie head coach Justin Langer

Melbourne: Australia men's cricket team head coach Justin Langer on Thursday said the team that will travel to India for…

I-league: FC Pune City beat Aizawl to set a final date with Minerva

Goa [India]: Nikhil Prabhu and Akhil Rawat struck apiece to hand FC Pune City a comfortable 2-0 win over Aizawl…

Freya Davies gets first full contract ahead of India tour

London [UK]: English women’s cricketer Freya Davies has been awarded her first full central contract ahead of their upcoming tour…

Injured Naomi Osaka pulls out of Qatar Open

Florida: World number one Naomi Osaka pulled out of the Qatar Open due to a back injury. Making the announcement,…

Steve Smith likely to be fit for 2019 World Cup

Melbourne: Former Australian skipper Steve Smith, who has recently undergone elbow surgery, is likely to be fit for the upcoming…

Werder Bremen knock Dortmund out of German Cup

Berlin: Werder Bremen made it through to the quarter-finals of the German Cup, defeating Borussia Dortmund on home soil in…

Mithali Raj keen to avoid Qualifiers for World Cup 2021

Wellington: India ODI skipper Mithali Raj is keen to avoid playing in the Qualifiers and with her side’s victory over…

Smriti Mandhana creates history, became the first Indian woman cricketer to achieve this

Indian woman cricketer Smriti Mandhana made history on Wednesday after she scored a 24-ball half-century, fastest by an Indian woman,…

I-League: Shillong upset second-placed Churchill 3-2

Shillong [Meghalaya]: Bottom-placed Shillong Lajong FC emerged victorious at home as they defeated the second-placed Churchill Brothers FC Goa by…

Pro Volleyball League: Calicut Heroes overcome resurgent U Mumba Volley 3-2

Kochi (Kerala): Calicut Heroes registered a thrilling 3-2 win against U Mumba Volley here at the Rajiv Gandhi indoor stadium…

KWK controversy: Case registered against Karan, Pandya, Rahul in Jodhpur

Jodhpur (Rajasthan): An FIR has been registered against cricketers Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul and filmmaker Karan Johar for…

Golconda Masters Golf Championship from today

Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Golf Association (HGA) and the Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI), the official sanctioning body of professional…

Bangladesh call Shafiul Islam, Ebadat Hossain for NZ tour

Dubai [UAE]: Bangladesh have called up paceman Shafiul Islam and uncapped Ebadat Hossain for the ODI and Test series respectively…

Shikhar Dhawan praises stumper Pant ahead of T20I series

Wellington: Showering praise on young stumper Rishabh Pant, India opener Shikhar Dhawan on Tuesday termed Pant as 'an asset' for…