Amazing to meet Federer, says awestruck Kohli

Sunday, 27 January 2019 10:46
“Well, amazing. I have met him a couple of times before as well and the fact that he remembered was like wow!. I mean he told me that he met me in Sydney a few years back when he played…

2nd ODI: India hammer NZ by 90 runs, go 2-0 up

Saturday, 26 January 2019 17:23
After the Indian openers — Rohit Sharma (87) and Shikhar Dhawan (66) handed a solid start to the visiting side, chinaman Kuldeep Yadav (4/45) starred with the leather to help India register a thumping win. Chasing a challenging 325 for…

Gambhir, Chhetri, Bajrang get Padma Shree, Bachendri Pal get Padma Bhushan

Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:48
Veteran women mountaineer Bachendri Pal recieved the Padma Bhushan, the second highest cilivian award. The 64-year-old mountaineer was the first Indian woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest in 1984. Others sports person to recieve the Padma Shree are:…

Ranji Trophy: Umesh shines for Vidarbha; Karnataka reach 264/9

Friday, 25 January 2019 09:21
Opting to bowl, Vidarbha bundled out the hosts for a paltry 106 runs, thanks to Umesh’s exceptional bowling effort. The pacer emerged with figures of 7/48 to demolish the Kerala batting line-up as just three batsmen were able to touch…

Hardik to join team in NZ, Rahul to be with India A

Friday, 25 January 2019 09:18
“Following the CoA’s decision to lift the bans on Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul, the Senior selection committee has decided to include Hardik Pandya in the squad for the series against New Zealand. KL Rahul will meanwhile join the India…

Kohli named captain of both ICC Test, ODI Teams of the Year

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 17:06
India skipper Virat Kohli was on Tuesday named captain of both the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Test and ODI Teams of the Year following his remarkable show in 2018 both as batsman and skipper. According to an ICC statement, pacer…

Happy to bat at any number: Dhoni

Saturday, 19 January 2019 17:06
With just a handful of ODIs to be played ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup, the No.4 slot in the Indian batting order is still up for grabs and with former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni staking a strong claim…

Vintage Dhoni gifts India maiden ODI series win Down Under

Saturday, 19 January 2019 17:06
Former India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has once again proved the critics wrong by establishing himself as a master of close finish when he belted an 87 not out to complete a hat trick of half centuries to help the…

SC urged to appoint ombudsman for Rahul-Pandya issue

Friday, 18 January 2019 09:52
Cricketers Hardik Pandya and Lokesh Rahul will have to wait longer to return to international cricket as the Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Thursday asked the Supreme Court to appoint an ombudsman to look inoto the issue. With the Special…

Missing the team balance in Pandya’s absence: Dhawan

Thursday, 17 January 2019 20:18
Admitting that suspended all-rounder Hardik Pandya was “crucial” for the team’s balance, India opener Shikhar Dhawan on Thursday said the team is not grappling with a fifth bowler conundrum in the ongoing ODI series against Australia. Dhawan was speaking on…