Category: Sports

US Open glory gave me confidence, says Osaka

Brisbane: Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka believes that her victory over tennis player Serena Williams in the final of the…

Finch is victim of his success as opener in Dubai: Maxwell

Melbourne: Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell believes that right-hand batsman Aaron Finch's success as an opening batsman in their recently-concluded Test…

Andy Murray out of Brisbane International

Sydney: Two-time Wimbledon champion Andy Murray was ruled out of the Brisbane International by losing in straight sets 7-5, 6-2…

South Africa is best, says Rabada when compared with India

Dubai: Kagiso Rabada, who finished as number one on the 2018 ICC Test bowlers rankings, on Wednesday said when South…

Pak’s Haris Sohail ruled out of remaining South Africa tour

Dubai: Pakistan batsman Haris Sohail has been ruled out of the rest of the ongoing Test series with South Africa…

Sadeera Samarawickrama included in SL squad for NZ tour

Dubai: Sri Lanka wicketkeeper-batsman Sadeera Samarawickrama on Wednesday was named for both the limited-overs squads for New Zealand tour. The…

Shenzen Open: Sharapova edges past injured Wang Xinyu to enter quarters

Shenzen: Former world number one Maria Sharapova on Wednesday reached the quarter-final round of the ongoing Shenzen Open after her…

Shikha Pandey, Punam Raut to clash in Senior Women’s Cricket Challenger Trophy

Vijayawada: Ahead of their New Zealand tour, all-rounder Shikha Pandey and Punam Raut are set to clash in the Senior…

T20 World Cup 2020: India, Pakistan to begin campaign from super 12s stage

The International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed in a press release on Tuesday that India and Pakistan will begin their Men's…

Venus Williams outlasts Victoria Azarenka in Auckland opener

Florida: American tennis star Venus Williams outlasted Belarusian player Victoria Azarenka in a thrilling first-round match at the ASB Classic…

Sydney Test: Umesh Yadav replaces Sharma, Ashwin remains doubtful

Sydney : Indian spin bowler Ravichandran Ashwin's availability remained doubtful for the final Test of the ongoing four-match series against…

Hopman Cup: Roger Federer trumps Serena Williams

Perth: Tennis maestro Roger Federer came out on top in his first ever highly anticipated mixed doubles match-up with Serena…

Australia to decide Sydney Test squad after final look at pitch

Sydney: Australian skipper Tim Paine has opted to wait and have a final look at the pitch before announcing their…

Pat Cummins calls captaincy idea “ridiculous”

Melbourne: Australia pacer Pat Cummins on Tuesday rubbished the suggestion that he will become the Test captain in future, calling…

ICC confirms direct qualifiers for T20 World Cup

Dubai: The International Cricket Council on Tuesday confirmed the sides that have qualified directly for the ICC Mens T20 World…

MCG pitch rated ‘average’ by ICC

London: The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) pitch, where India and Australia played their third Test of the ongoing four-match series,…

Peter Siddle eyes Australian T20I berth

Dubai: Australian paceman Peter Siddle, who has a brilliant run in the ongoing season of the Big Bash League, wants…

Rafael Nadal declares himself ready for his 2019 opening match

Brisbane: Spanish tennis great Rafael Nadal on Tuesday said he was aiming to start the new year in style, ahead…

Alonso opens up about ‘special’ and ’emotional’ battles with Schumacher

Johannesburg: One of the greatest rivalries of the Formula One involved retired drivers Fernando Alonso and Michael Schumacher. While remembering…

Floyd Mayweather makes millions after thrashing Japanese boxer

Saitama: Lightweight boxing champion Floyd Mayweather handed over a crushing first-round defeat to Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in a New…