Category: Sports

India ready to unleash ‘fearless’ Shaw, Pant on Australia

Hyderabad: "Fearless" young batting stars Prithvi Shaw and Rishabh Pant will be India's special weapons during their upcoming tour of…

Australia target first Asia series win since 2011 – Paine

Abou Dhabi: Australian skipper Tim Paine vowed his team would do its utmost to win the second Test against Pakistan…

Israel’s only Olympic gold medallist to sell his medal

Jerusalem: The only Israeli Olympic gold medal winner ever Gal Fridman, announced on Monday that he would sell the medal…

No Messi but Argentina ‘have to’ beat Brazil, says Romero

Jeddah: Argentina may be without superstar Lionel Messi but the two-time world champions simply must beat Brazil in a friendly…

De Villiers set to join Mzansi Super League

Johannesburg: Former South African skipper AB de Villiers is all set to take part in the upcoming Mzansi Super League.…

Sanath Jayasuriya charged for breaching ICC anti-corruption code

Dubai: Former chief selector of Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) Sanath Jayasuriya has been charged by the International Cricket Council (ICC)…

Djokovic hails family after Shanghai win

Shanghai: Serbian tennis superstar Novak Djokovic, who captured his fourth ATP Shanghai Masters title here, on Monday said that the…

Simona Halep retains WTA top spot for second consecutive year

Florida: Romanian tennis star Simona Halep has retained her top spot for the second consecutive year in the 2018 Women's…

Del Potro fractures kneecap, likely to end season early

New Delhi: World number four Juan Martin del Potro suffered a fracture on right kneecap due to which he is…

Rahul Johri’s continuance with BCCI ‘untenable’: Sources

Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday stated that Chief Executive Officer Rahul Johri's continuance…

#MeToo: BCCI CEO to skip ICC meeting

New Delhi: Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Rahul Johri will not be representing…

Zazai blitzes 12-ball 50 to equal ‘idol’ and rival Gayle

Sharjah: Hazratullah Zazai smashed a blistering half-century off just 12 balls in the Afghan Premier League on Sunday to equal…

Holder looks to McGrath and Anderson for inspiration

Hyderabad: West Indies captain Jason Holder said Sunday that he is looking to hone his fast bowling skills by taking…

Shaw has glimpses of Sachin, Lara, Sehwag in him: Shastri

Hyderabad: India head coach Ravi Shastri on Sunday lavished praise on Prithvi Shaw, comparing the teenage sensation with Sachin Tendulkar,…

Azhar admits pressure will be on Pakistan to beat Australia

Abu Dhabi: Senior batsman Azhar Ali admitted Pakistan will be under pressure of expectations in the second Test against Australia…

Umesh should be in playing XI in Australia: Kohli

Hyderabad: A standout performance by Umesh Yadav against the West Indies has prompted India skipper Virat Kohli to say that…

India register their 10th consecutive win at home

Hyderabad: India registered their 10th consecutive win at home by the end of Day three of the second Test here…

Kohli credits bowlers for the win against Windies

Hyderabad: After winning the Test series against West Indies here at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Sunday, Indian skipper Virat…

Novak Djokovic eyes fourth Shanghai Masters title

Shanghai: Serbian tennis ace Novak Djokovic will be looking to lift the Shanghai Masters title for the fourth time while…

Maradona lashes out at Messi, says Barca star not a leader

Buenos Aires: Argentine legend Diego Maradona feels Lionel Messi is not a leader and should not be considered a footballing…