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Consistent hard training helped me stay motivated on sidelines, says hockey goalkeeper Suraj Karkera
New Delhi | July 3, 2020 5:11:56 PM IST
Indian hockey team goalkeeper Suraj Karkera said it was a difficult time for him to not play for the team for a long time but consistent hard training at National Coaching Camp has kept him motivated. ... read..


2020 Indian Open golf tournament cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
New Delhi | July 3, 2020 5:11:47 PM IST
Indian Golf Union, the national body for golf in India on Friday cancelled the Indian Open 2020 citing the health and safety concerns in view of the current situation due to the coronavirus pandemic. ... read..


2020 T20 WC would be a logistical nightmare, feels Hussey
New Delhi | Friday, 2020 4:45:06 PM IST
Former Australia batsman Michael Hussey believes the 2020 T20 World Cup, slated to be played in October-November Down Under, will have to be postponed to 2021 or even 2020 as it will be a logistical nightmare to bring different teams and get them prepare ... read..


It's an honour for India to host AFC Women's Asian Cup 2022: Bala Devi
New Delhi | July 3, 2020 4:41:52 PM IST
Indian women's team forward Bala Devi feels that hosting AFC Asian Cup 2022 is an honour for India and it has given her an extra motivation to do better. ... read..


World Athletics freeze two Russia panels over unpaid fine
Paris | Friday, 2020 4:15:05 PM IST
World Athletics has announced that it will stand down both the Doping Review Board (DRB) and the Russian Taskforce as it has not received the payments due from the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF), nor any information on when the money may be paid, de ... read..


Nine more NBA players test positive for COVID-19, tally goes upto 25
New York | Friday, 2020 3:45:06 PM IST
A total of 25 players have so far tested positive for novel coronavirus in the first eight days of testing, the NBA has announced. ... read..


Sam Curran suffering from sickness & diarrhoea; isolates self
Manchester | Friday, 2020 3:45:05 PM IST
England all-rounder Sam Curran has put himself under self isolation at his room at the Ageas Bowl after falling ill on Wednesday night, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has informed. ... read..


Kenya seek foreign coach to guide 7s rugby team to Olympics
Nairobi | Friday, 2020 3:15:06 PM IST
Kenya is searching for a rugby sevens team coach to take over from New Zealand's Paul Feeney, who stepped down in June. ... read..


Shannon Gabriel added to Windies squad for England Tests
Manchester | Friday, 2020 3:15:06 PM IST
Fast bowler Shannon Gabriel has been added to the West Indies Test squad for the ongoing tour of England where both the teams are scheduled to play a three-match series beginning July 8 at the Ageas Bowl. ... read..


Ramos penalty takes Real Madrid four points clear in La Liga
Madrid | Friday, 2020 3:15:06 PM IST
Real Madrid moved four points clear of FC Barcelona at the top of La Liga, courtesy a narrow 1-0 win at home over Getafe, which came thanks to a Sergio Ramos penalty with 12 minutes to play. ... read..


Leroy Sane joins Bayern Munich from Manchester City
Munich | July 3, 2020 3:12:00 PM IST
Bayern Munich on Friday announced the signing of Leroy Sane, who is making a move from Manchester City. ... read..


You need perfection to beat Manchester City: Jurgen Klopp after suffering massive defeat
Manchester | July 3, 2020 1:41:52 PM IST
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said that a club needs to be in its perfect shape to beat Manchester City. ... read..


Singh, you will always be king: Cricket fraternity extends wishes to Harbhajan as he turns 40
New Delhi | July 3, 2020 12:11:56 PM IST
Cricket fraternity on Friday extended birthday wishes to Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh, who turned 40. ... read..


Dani Carvajal believes Real Madrid can lift La Liga title if club continues their good run
Madrid | July 3, 2020 10:41:48 AM IST
Real Madrid's Dani Carvajal believes that his side can lift the La Liga title after the club secured their sixth consecutive victory in the competition. ... read..


We're ready for next season: warns Phil Foden after victory over Liverpool
Manchester | July 3, 2020 10:11:51 AM IST
Congratulating Liverpool for this year's Premier League triumph, Manchester City's Phil Foden issued a warning to the Jurgen Klopp-led side for the next season. ... read..


We did well against 'champions': Sterling after thrashing Liverpool
Manchester | July 3, 2020 10:11:47 AM IST
Manchester City's Raheem Sterling said his side did well against the "champions" after they thrashed Liverpool in Premier League. ... read..


Manchester City secure emphatic 4-0 win over Liverpool
Manchester | July 3, 2020 9:11:50 AM IST
Manchester City produced a mesmerising attacking display against Liverpool as they thrashed the Premier League champions by 4-0 here on Friday. ... read..


La Liga: Real Madrid extend lead at top after beating Getafe
Madrid | July 3, 2020 9:11:47 AM IST
Extending their lead at the top of the La Liga table, Real Madrid secured a 1-0 win over Getafe here on Friday. ... read..


Shannon Gabriel added to West Indies' 15-member squad for England Tests
Manchester | July 3, 2020 8:41:47 AM IST
Cricket West Indies (CWI) on Thursday announced that Shannon Gabriel has been added to their 15-member Test squad for the upcoming series against England. ... read..


Can't wait to get back into that dressing room: Pujara
New Delhi | Friday, 2020 3:45:06 AM IST
Cheteshwar Pujara shared a photograph of the Indian Test side celebrating their series win in Australia last year on Thursday and said that he can't wait to get back among the players in the dressing room. Pujara last played for India in their second Test ... read..


Star Sports to ring in Dhoni's b'day with specially packaged shows
New Delhi | Friday, 2020 3:45:06 AM IST
Broadcaster Star Sports will be airing some of M.S. Dhoni's best innings playing for India and his Indian Premier League (IPL) side Chennai Super Kings for a week till July 8 to celebrate the former India captain's 39th birthday on July 7. Viewers and fan ... read..


Trusted and respected Sir Everton Weekes tremendously, says Lara
Port of Spain | Friday, 2020 3:45:05 AM IST
Former captain Brian Lara on Thursday mourned the demise of legendary West Indies batsman Everton Weekes, saying he was a man he trusted and respected tremendously. ... read..


Would love to play under Dhoni bhai or RCB: Sreesanth
Kochi | Friday, 2020 2:15:06 AM IST
Back in the mix after the Kerala Ranji team decided to give him an opportunity if he can prove his fitness, fast bowler S. Sreesanth has said he wants to return to the Indian Premier League (IPL). It was his alleged involvement in a spot-fixing scandal th ... read..


Started understanding MS Dhoni after 2013: Ishant Sharma
New Delhi | Friday, 2020 2:15:06 AM IST
Fast bowler Ishant Sharma said that he truly got to know M.S. Dhoni only after 2013. He interacted with him more in that period and understood Dhoni's famously calm nature and how he treats younger players in the side. ... read..


Adria Tour aftermath shows the health risk that exists: Sania
New Delhi | Friday, 2020 2:15:06 AM IST
Tennis ace Sania Mirza feels that the aftermath of World No.1 Novak Djokovic's infamous Adria Tour will make players think twice before getting back to the tour. Sania's comeback year has been hampered because of the coronavirus pandemic that has enforced ... read..


Indian Paralympic shooting team to take part in online league
Kolkata | Friday, 2020 1:45:06 AM IST
The Online Shooting League starting from Saturday will have Indian participation in the form of paralympic shooters who will form a three-member team called the 'Indian Tigers' with the approval of the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI). ... read..


Eng vs WI: English players to carry Black Lives Matter logo on shirts
London | Friday, 2020 1:45:06 AM IST
The England Mens Test team will wear a Black Lives Matter logo on their playing shirts when they face West Indies in the #raisethebat three-match Test Series, starting July 8. The decision was taken by the England and Wales Cricket Board, fully supported ... read..


Contracts of foreign coaches to be extended till September 30, 2021: SAI
New Delhi | Friday, 2020 1:15:08 AM IST
The Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Thursday announced that contracts of all foreign coaches will be extended till September 30, 2021 due to the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics to next year. Additionally, it also said that contracts for new foreign ... read..


Wife & daughters clear of COVID-19, says Afridi
New Delhi | Friday, 2020 1:15:07 AM IST
Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi on Thursday revealed that his wife and two daughters have tested negative for COVID-19 after initially testing positive for the deadly virus. ... read..


Kohli lauds Hardik for fly push ups, takes up the challenge
Mumbai | Thursday, 2020 11:45:06 PM IST
Impressed by teammate Hardik Pandya's fly push ups, India captain Virat Kohli on Thursday posted a video on social media doing the same exercise. ... read..


Guardiola rules out Sancho's return to Manchester City
Manchester | Thursday, 2020 11:45:06 PM IST
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola categorically denied that Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho could return to Etihad Stadium and stated the move won't make any sense. Sancho played for two years in the Manchester City youth set-up before deciding ... read..


Djokovic and wife Jelena test negative for COVID-19
Belgrade | Thursday, 2020 11:45:06 PM IST
Tennis World No.1 Novak Djokovic and his wife Jelena have both tested negative for coronavirus, the player's media team said on Thursday. Djokovic was the fourth player to test positive after participating in his Adria Tour which ended up producing a clus ... read..


Tendulkar, Kumble lead tributes as Everton Weekes passes away aged 95 (Lead)
New Delhi | Thursday, 2020 11:45:06 PM IST
Former India cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Anil Kumble led the way in paying tribute to legendary West Indies cricketer Everton Weekes after he passed away, aged 95, at his Christ Church home in Barbados on Wednesday. ... read..


Shahid Afridi says wife, kids now Covid negative
Karachi | July 2, 2020 11:42:08 PM IST
Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Thursday announced that his wife and two daughters Aqsa and Ansha have tested negative for coronavirus. "Alhamdulillah, my wife & daughters, Aqsa & Ansha have re-tested after our previously positive res ... read..


Nine more NBA players test positive for coronavirus
New York | July 2, 2020 11:42:03 PM IST
The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) on Thursday announced that nine more players have tested positive for the coronavirus. ... read..


Sam Curran not to play further in England warm-up game due to sickness
Southampton | July 2, 2020 11:41:59 PM IST
England all-rounder Sam Curran will not play any further part in the warm-up game after he had sickness and diarrhoea overnight. ... read..


Tendulkar, Kumble lead tributes as Everton Weekes passes away aged 95
New Delhi | Thursday, 2020 11:15:05 PM IST
Former India cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Anil Kumble led the way in paying tribute to legendary West Indies cricketer Everton Weekes after he passed away, aged 95, at his Christ Church home in Barbados on Wednesday. ... read..


Everton Weekes to feature in cricket museum at Eden Gardens
Kolkata | Thursday, 2020 11:15:05 PM IST
The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), while mourning the demise of West Indian legend Everton Weekes, on Thursday announced that the iconic cricketer would feature in the soon to come up cricket museum at Eden Gardens. Legendary West Indies batsman Wee ... read..


Lt Col Bharat Pannu secures podium position at vRAAM 2020
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 11:11:57 PM IST
Lt Col Bharat Pannu, a serving Indian Army Officer has created history by successfully securing a podium place at the first edition of the Virtual Race Across America (vRAAM) 2020 ... read..


Liverpool will want to continue their dominance against City, feels Shearer
London | Thursday, 2020 10:45:06 PM IST
Newcastle great and former England striker Alan Shearer feels Premier League champions Liverpool will go after Manchester City's records now as the two sides meet on Thursday night. ... read..


FIFA U-17 Women's WC: LOC, Maharashtra govt discuss preparations
Mumbai | Thursday, 2020 10:45:06 PM IST
The Local Organising Committee of the FIFA U-17 Womens World Cup 2021 held a video conference meeting with the Sports Minister of Maharashtra, Sunil Kedar and Vice President of Western India Football Association and Minister of Tourism and Environment of ... read..


PCB likely to stage remaining four PSL 2020 matches in November
Lahore | July 2, 2020 10:41:53 PM IST
In the eighth meeting of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) Governing Council on Thursday, the franchisees and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) reiterated that their "most preferred option" remained the staging of the remaining four matches of the PSL 2020 m ... read..


Pathan slams Twitter user for calling him 'next Hafiz Saeed'
New Delhi | Thursday, 2020 10:15:06 PM IST
Former India fast bowler Irfan Pathan on Thursday slammed a Twitter user for saying he is "not hiding his ambitions to become the next Hafiz Saeed," referring to the leader of the terrorist organisation Jamat-ud-Dawa (JUD). ... read..


Could've built a better relationship with Pietersen, says Flower
London | Thursday, 2020 10:15:06 PM IST
Former Zimbabwe cricketer Andy Flower opened up regarding his relationship with former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen during his time as the head coach of the 'Three Lions'. ... read..


Everton Weekes a distinguished name in cricket: ICC pays tribute
Dubai | Thursday, 2020 10:15:06 PM IST
The International Cricket Council has condoled the demise of legendary West Indies batsman Sir Everton Weekes. The 95-year-old breathed his last at the Christ Church home on Wednesday in Barbados. ... read..


Former F1 boss Ecclestone 'proud' after becoming father again at 89
London | Thursday, 2020 10:15:06 PM IST
Former Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has become a father for the fourth time at the age of 89. ... read..


England internal match shows future of cricket celebrations
London | Thursday, 2020 9:45:06 PM IST
Sedate elbow dabs have made their way to cricket, as was seen during England's internal practice game ahead of their first Test against the West Indies. The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) recently tweeted a video of veteran fast bowler James Anders ... read..


Newell's VP doesn't rule out doing a Maradona with Messi
London | Thursday, 2020 9:45:06 PM IST
Argentine club Newell's Old Boys vice-president Christian D'Amico feels there remains a chance that Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi might end up finishing his career at his boyhood club. ... read..


Hamilton targets record as F1 returns after lengthy COVID-19 hiatus
Spielberg | Thursday, 2020 9:45:06 PM IST
Defending champion Lewis Hamilton will be targetting Michael Schumacher's record when Formula One returns this weekend after the 2019-20 season was savaged due to the coronavirus pandemic. ... read..


Want to be compared to Pakistan players instead of Kohli: Babar Azam
Worcester | July 2, 2020 9:41:51 PM IST
Pakistan's limited-overs skipper Babar Azam on Thursday said that he wants to be compared to players from his country rather than India skipper Virat Kohli. ... read..


Phil Simmons returns to training after mandatory quarantine, COVID-19 tests
Manchester | July 2, 2020 9:41:50 PM IST
West Indies head coach Phil Simmons has returned to the field with players on Thursday after his mandatory quarantine and COVID-19 tests. ... read..


World Chess Championship to be postponed to 2021: FIDE chief
Moscow | Thursday, 2020 9:15:06 PM IST
The World Chess Championship will "almost certainly be postponed to the next year," International Chess Federation (FIDE) President Arkady Dvorkovich has confirmed. The championship was scheduled to take place in Dubai in December and Dvorkovich said that ... read..


When Dhoni landed at the CSK camp, he didn't look rusty: Chawla
Chennai | Thursday, 2020 9:15:06 PM IST
Chennai Super Kings captain M.S. Dhoni was not looking rusty in the nets while practicing for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League, according to spinner Piyush Chawla. Dhoni was set to make his comeback to competitive cricket in this IPL before t ... read..


French Open 2020 to allow up to 60 pc spectators inside stadium
Paris | July 2, 2020 9:11:56 PM IST
The French Open 2020 on Thursday confirmed that it will allow up to 60 per cent spectators inside the stadium amid coronavirus threat. ... read..


SLC hopeful about hosting LPL in August despite border reopening concerns
Colombo | Thursday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST
Sri Lanka Cricket is still hopeful of conducting its inaugural T20 league from August 8 to 22 despite the government's decision to postpone the reopening of the island country's international airport till August 1 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ... read..


Sports Minister Rijiju, Sindhu and Chhetri to launch Fit India Talks
July 2 | Thursday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST
The government of India's flagship program Fit India on Thursday announced that it is launching a series of interactive sessions with some of the top sportspersons of the country intended to inspire the schoolchildren. ... read..


ISL has given Indian football much-needed exposure: Jhingan (IANS Exclusive)
Kolkata | Thursday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST
Sandesh Jhingan feels Indian football is no longer a pushover in Asia and a major role in making that happen has been played by the Indian Super League (ISL) which has given the sport the exposure it never had, both on and off the field. ... read..


Hoping Pakistan won't settle for a draw in England, says Akhtar
Islamabad | Thursday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST
Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar has urged the team to not settle for a draw but go for victory in their upcoming series against England. ... read..


Sports Ministry plans 4-year contract for foreign coaches, IOA president lauds the move
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 8:41:54 PM IST
In an endeavour to ensure that Olympic-bound athletes are able to train consistently with one coach and therefore work on improving their performance, the Sports Ministry on Thursday decided to extend the contract of foreign coaches for 4 years, in keepin ... read..


IPL 13 likely overseas, toss-up between UAE & Sri Lanka
New Delhi | Thursday, 2020 8:15:06 PM IST
The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League is in all probability headed to foreign shores with UAE and Sri Lanka in the race to host the 2020 edition of the cash-rich league. The final announcement is expected soon as the Board of Control for Cricket i ... read..


Iker Casillas bids goodbye to FC Porto
Madrid | Thursday, 2020 8:15:06 PM IST
Spain's World Cup-winning captain Iker Casillas has brought an end to his five-year stint with Portuguese club Porto. His contract with the club ended on Wednesday. ... read..


Isa Guha shares memory of bowling to Tendulkar
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 8:11:54 PM IST
Former England pacer Isa Guha on Thursday shared memory of bowling to Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar during a nets session. ... read..


England players to sport 'Black Lives Matter' logo in series against Windies
London | July 2, 2020 8:11:46 PM IST
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Thursday announced that the men's team will be wearing a 'Black Lives Matter' logo on their playing shirts when they face West Indies in the three-match Test series. ... read..


Athletes laud scribes on World Sports Journalists Day
New Delhi | Thursday, 2020 7:15:06 PM IST
Indian sportspersons on Thursday hailed journalists on the special occasion of World Sports Journalists Day. Athletes from different sports took to social media to pay tribute to the scribes who, according to them, are the link between sportspersons and f ... read..


Jadeja is one of the most reliable cricketers across formats: SCA chief
New Delhi | Thursday, 2020 7:15:06 PM IST
The Saurashtra Cricket Association on Thursday congratulated all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja for being named by Wisden as Indias Most Valuable Player in the 21st century. The 31-year-old's MVP rating, which was calculated using the cricket data analysis tool ... read..


Aubameyang 'willing to stay' at Arsenal, insists Arteta
London | Thursday, 2020 7:15:06 PM IST
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has said star striker and captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is willing to stay at the club despite reports linking him with a move away from Emirates Stadium in recent times. ... read..


Aston Villa women sign Chloe Arthur
Birmingham | July 2, 2020 7:12:01 PM IST
Aston Villa women on Thursday announced the signing of Scotland international Chloe Arthur from Birmingham City. ... read..


Vivian Richards pays tribute to 'true icon' Everton Weekes
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 7:11:52 PM IST
Former West Indies batsman Vivian Richards on Thursday extended his thoughts and prayers to the legendary batsman and 'true icon' Everton Weekes, who died yesterday at the age of 95. ... read..


Younis Khan held knife to my throat for offering batting advice: Grant Flower
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 7:11:50 PM IST
Former Pakistan batting coach Grant Flower has alleged that Younis Khan once held a knife to his throat for offering batting advice. ... read..


Manohar must evaluate damage done to BCCI during his tenure, says Shah
New Delhi | Thursday, 2020 6:45:06 PM IST
Former BCCI secretary Niranjan Shah has said that Shashank Manohar stepping down as ICC Chairman was rather obvious and he must now look back and evaluate what he did during his time at the helm. ... read..


CWI chief says Simmons' job safe despite attending funeral
London | Thursday, 2020 6:45:06 PM IST
Cricket West Indies (CWI) President Ricky Skerritt has come to the aid of head coach Phil Simmons after the latter came under scrutiny for going out of the bio-secure bubble to attend a funeral recently. ... read..


Sports Ministry to constitute National Compliance Platform against doping
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 6:42:12 PM IST
The Ministry for Youth Affairs and Sports has said that it would be forming a National Compliance Platform against doping. ... read..


Virat Kohli shares video of doing different style push-ups
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 6:41:48 PM IST
India skipper Virat Kohli, who is regarded as the fittest cricketer of his generation, on Thursday shared his workout video doing innovative push-ups at his residence. ... read..


Zidane rests Hazard & warns Real Madrid about overconfidence
Madrid | Thursday, 2020 6:15:06 PM IST
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane caused a surprise after he left winger Eden Hazard out of his squad to face Getafe in the Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium on Thursday night. ... read..


Piyush Chawla recalls argument with selector
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 6:11:55 PM IST
Leg-spinner Piyush Chawla on Thursday opened up about his argument with a national selector when he was not able to make it to the Indian squad. ... read..


Aakash Chopra picks winner between Ganguly XI and Kohli XI
New Delhi | Thursday, 2020 5:45:06 PM IST
Former opener Aakash Chopra has put together two illustrious Indian teams of different eras against each other and tried to pick who would come on top in an imaginary battle. ... read..


Lockdown halted preparations for junior women's hockey WC, says captain
Imphal | Thursday, 2020 5:45:06 PM IST
The Indian junior women's hockey team was preparing for the 2020 Junior Asia Cup in Kakamigahara, Japan which was to begin on April 6 this year when COVID-19 pandemic halted the team's quest to achieve a berth for the Junior Women's World Cup by winning t ... read..


FIFA hands Punjab FC 3-window transfer ban for failing to honour player contract
Kolkata | Thursday, 2020 5:45:06 PM IST
Punjab FC, formerly known as Minerva Punjab FC, have been handed a three-window transfer ban by FIFA's Dispute Resolution Chamber (DRC) for failing to pay the dues of North Macedonian footballer Hristijan Denkovski. The fiasco took place in August last ye ... read..


Third match of England-Windies series to be named as 'Ruth Strauss Foundation Test'
London | July 2, 2020 5:42:13 PM IST
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Thursday announced that the third Test between England and West Indies will be named as The Ruth Strauss Foundation Test. ... read..


We were focusing on Junior Asia Cup 2020 but COVID-19 halted our preparations: Suman Devi
Imphal (Manipur) | July 2, 2020 5:42:02 PM IST
Like other sports, hockey has also been affected by coronavirus. Indian junior women's team captain Suman Devi Thoudam said that team's preparations for the 2020 Junior Asia Cup were halted due to the pandemic and later the tournament was also suspended. ... read..


West Indies, England players wear black armbands in memory of Everton Weekes
London | July 2, 2020 5:41:49 PM IST
West Indies and England players wore black armbands during their warm-up fixtures on Thursday in the memory of former cricketer Everton Weekes, who passed away at the age of 95 yesterday. ... read..


SLC optimistic going ahead with T20 league in August
Colombo | July 2, 2020 5:11:46 PM IST
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is optimistic about going ahead with the Lanka Premier League (LPL) in August, despite the Sri Lankan government pushing back the August 1 reopening of the country's main airport in Katunayake. ... read..


No Dukes, only Kookaburra ball to be used in Sheffield Shield
Sydney | Thursday, 2020 4:45:06 PM IST
Cricket Australia has decided to axe the English Dukes cricket ball from the Sheffield Shield tournament this summer and will go back to using the Kookaburra ball for the entire season. ... read..


Was relaxed while bowling to Sachin Tendulkar during Challenger Trophy: Piyush Chawla
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 4:42:02 PM IST
Spinner Piyush Chawla on Thursday recalled about dismissing Sachin Tendulkar during a Challenger Trophy match in 2005. ... read..


Chasing Liverpool, Manchester City requires lot of hardwork: Frank Lampard
Leeds | July 2, 2020 4:41:52 PM IST
After suffering a surprise 2-3 defeat against West Ham in the Premier League, Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has admitted that the side needs to do a lot of hard work to catch Liverpool and Manchester City. ... read..


'Heard many stories about his batting': Tendulkar condoles demise of Sir Everton Weekes
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 4:11:59 PM IST
Former India batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday condoled the demise of Sir Everton Weeks, saying that he heard many stories about the batting heroics of the Windies legend. ... read..


Dhoni did not look rusty during CSK's training camp: Piyush Chawla
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 3:41:59 PM IST
Spinner Piyush Chawla on Thursday said that wicket-keeper MS Dhoni did not look rusty during the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) training camp in March this year. ... read..


Peter Fulton steps down as NZ batting coach to join Canterbury
Auckland | Thursday, 2020 3:15:06 PM IST
Former New Zealand batsman Peter Fulton is all set to take up the role of Canterbury's head coach and thus will step down from the position of Black Caps batting coach. ... read..


West Indies legend Sir Everton Weekes passes away
New Delhi | Thursday, 2020 3:15:05 PM IST
Legendary West Indies batsman Sir Everton Weekes has passed away. He was 95. He breathed his last at the Christ Church home on Wednesday in Barbados. ... read..


Manchester United confirm Angel Gomes departure
London | Thursday, 2020 3:15:05 PM IST
Manchester United have confirmed that Angel Gomes has left the club as the 19-year-old rejected the offer of a new contract. ... read..


PV Sindhu, Sunil Chhetri to launch Fit India Talks
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 3:11:56 PM IST
The government of India's flagship program Fit India is launching a series of interactive sessions with some of the top sportspersons of the country, with an aim to inspire the school children. ... read..


Mexico goalkeeper Alfredo Talavera secures Pumas move
Mexico City | Thursday, 2020 2:45:06 PM IST
Mexico international goalkeeper Alfredo Talavera has ended his 11-year spell with Toluca to join their Liga MX rivals Pumas. ... read..


ICC condoles demise of Everton Weekes
Dubai | July 2, 2020 2:11:58 PM IST
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday extended its condolences following the demise of West Indies' legendary batsman Everton Weekes. ... read..


Indian Fantasy Sports platforms witness massive participation between April and June
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 2:11:52 PM IST
As the sports across the country has come to a standstill due to coronavirus crisis, the Indian Fantasy Sports platforms witnessed participation from over 5 million Indian sports fans between April and June. ... read..


Bholanath Singh questions Rajeev Mehta's decision to take out tender for repair work in IOA office
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 1:11:59 PM IST
The Associate Executive Council Member of Indian Olympic Association (IOA), Bholanath Singh, has questioned the body's general secretary Rajeev Mehta's decision to take out a tender for repair work in IOA office. ... read..


Kookaburra balls to be used in 2020-21 Sheffield Shield: Cricket Australia
Melbourne | July 2, 2020 12:11:56 PM IST
Cricket Australia on Thursday announced that Kookaburra balls will be used for Sheffield Shield matches in the 2020-21 season as the body decides to drop Dukes balls from the competition. ... read..


Inter Milan approached the game in best way possible: Gagliardini after 6-0 win over Brescia
Milan | July 2, 2020 11:41:56 AM IST
After a massive win over Brescia, Inter Milan's Roberto Gagliardini said the club approached the game in the 'best way possible'. ... read..


Cricket fraternity mourns over demise of Everton Weekes
New Delhi | July 2, 2020 11:11:54 AM IST
Cricket fraternity on Thursday mourned over the demise of Everton Weekes, who died at the age of 95. ... read..


Phil Simmons has our 'full backing': CWI president after board member demands sacking of head coach
London | July 2, 2020 11:11:52 AM IST
Cricket West Indies (CWI) president Ricky Skerritt said the current head coach, Phil Simmons, has 'full backing' of the CWI after a board member called for the 'immediate removal' of Simmons. ... read..


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