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  • 'I'm not a selfish guy' - Rahane downplays extension of century drought

    North Sound, After rescuing India with a crucial 81 on the opening day of the first Test against West Indies in Antigua, India batsman Ajinkya Rahane said that missing out on a hundred didn't bother him. Rahane, who last scored a Test hundred against Sri Lanka in 2017, had since made five...

  • Hockey: India women hold Australia to 2-2 draw in Olympic hockey Test Event

    Tokyo (Japan), The Indian Women's Hockey team held the World No 2 Australian team to a 2-2 draw on Sunday in their second round-robin match of the Olympic Test Event here at the Oi Hockey Stadium. The match saw India twice cancel Australia's lead to earn themselves a hard fought draw with...

  • Men's team lose 1-2 to New Zealand in Olympic Test Event

    Tokyo, After an impressive 6-0 win against Malaysia in their opening match of the Olympic Test Event, the Indian Men's Hockey team suffered 1-2 loss at the hands of World No 8 New Zealand in their second match of the tournament held here at the Oi Hockey Stadium on Sunday. Captain and...

  • Cricket fraternity, TNCA condoles death of VB

    Chennai, The entire cricket fraternity and the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) on Friday condoled the sudden and sad demise of Former Indian cricketer V B Chandrasekhar. 'VB' as he is called. VB had allegedly committed suicide at his house last night. The TNCA in a statement...

  • India win second ODI by 59 runs D/L method

    Port of Spain: Indian skipper Virat Kohli's brilliant century 120 and Bhuvneshwar Kumar 4 wicket spell helped India win against West Indies by 59 runs (D/L method) in the three-match series taking a 1-0 lead here on Sunday. In the second ODI India playing first scored a competitive 279/7 in...

  • Kohli eager to see more match-winning knocks from Pant

    Guyana, India captain Virat Kohli praised Rishabh Pant for 'finishing the game off', as the wicket-keeper batsman's stroke-filled 65 not out guided India to a seven-wicket win in the third and final game of the T20I series. Pant had failed with the bat in the first two games of...

  • Argentina forward Messi banned from int'l football for 3 months

    Buenos Aires, Argentina captain Lionel Messi has been banned from international football for three months after claiming the Copa America was 'corrupt'. Barcelona forward Messi, 32, was sent off in Argentina's 2-1 third-place play-off win over Chile and later said the 'cup was fixed for...

  • Kohli believes T20 cricket will gain widespread acceptance in America

    Florida: Ahead of the first of two T20Is against West Indies here, India captain Virat Kohli said that the United States of America is an important market to tap into as cricket continues to expand its global footprint. India are set to play two T20Is against West Indies in Florida's Central ...

  • Drug peddler, bootlegger from Punjab arrested in Kashmir

    Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir police claimed to have arrested a notorious drug smuggler and recovered charas in central Kashmir district of Budgam, a police spokesman said on Friday. A resident from Punjab was arrested with illicit liquor on Srinagar outskirts during a naka checking. ...

  • Mumbai Indians ropes in Sherfane Rutherford and releases Mayank Markande

    Mumbai, Four-time IPL champions and title holders Mumbai Indians have successfully completed the player transfer releasing Mayank Markande to Delhi Capitals and enlisted the hard hitting West Indies & Guyanese batsman Sherfane Rutherford on its roster. The 20-year-old will be another...

  • BWF Rankings: Sindhu, Saina retain 5th, 8th spots; Japan's Yamaguchi new World No 1

    New Delhi, India's ace shuttlers - P V Sindhu and Saina Nehwal maintained their fifth and eighth spots, respectively in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings, released on Wednesday. Nehwal will be competing at the Thailand Open, after missing the Indonesia Open and Japan Open...

  • India beat Jamaica 3-0 in ODI series

    Jamaica, India whitewashed Jamaica 3-0 in the ODI series after beating the hosts by nine wickets here in the third and final ODI in Kingston on Friday. Earlier, Jamaica won the toss and opted to bat first. Deepak Malik struck in the second over of the match removing Gregory Stewart for...

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