Former Indian cricketer and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Gautam Gambhir on Saturday said that has asked BJP chief JP Nadda to relieve him of his political duties so that he can focus on his future commitments in the world of cricket. ... read..
The first World Boxing Qualification tournament for the Paris Olympics is set to kick off in Busto Arsizio, Italy on Sunday, with India's nine-member contingent led by two-time Olympian Shiva Thapa battling it out with some of the world's top boxing talen ... read..
Mumbai City FC will travel to take on Punjab FC at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi as the Matchweek 18 of the Indian Super League (ISL) 2023-24 commences with the doubleheader on Saturday. ... read..
Australian spin veteran Nathan Lyon made a unique batting record during the first Test against New Zealand at Wellington, becoming the player with the most Test runs without scoring a single half-century. ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | March 2, 2024 3:56:34 AM IST
Following UP Warriorz's 6-wicket win over Gujarat Giants in the Women's Premier League (WPL) at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium on Friday, batting allrounder Grace Harris said that she is "embracing" her role in the middle-order. ... read..
Head coach Erik Ten Hag asked for more protection of Manchester United skipper Bruno Fernandes as he feels the opposition players have targeted the Portuguese midfielder however 110 Premier League players have been fouled more times than Fernandes this se ... read..
They say statistics don't lie and, in the process of scripting a historic maiden Test win on Friday, Ireland dwarfed cricketing giants India and New Zealand in terms of the number of games they took to get off the mark in the game's longest and toughest f ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | March 1, 2024 11:55:39 PM IST
Grace Harris's brisk knock of 60* guided UP Warriorz to a six-wicket victory with more than four overs to spare over Gujarat Giants at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in the ongoing season of the Women's Premier League on Friday. ... read..
Vikash's recent record-breaking win in the 1500m race at the fourth Khelo India University Games 2023, Ashtalakshmi came as a testament to the indomitable spirit of the human will. Discovering his athletic prowess while preparing for the Indian Army Agniv ... read..
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | March 1, 2024 10:55:49 PM IST
Delhi Toofans stunned the home side Chennai Blitz on Friday at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai, picking up an important 15-9, 15-13, 12-15, 19-17 win in the third season of the Prime Volleyball League. ... read..
SH Kim put himself in prime position to become the third Korean winner at the Cognizant Classic in The Palm Beaches after firing a flawless 7-under 64 for the joint first-round lead with American Chad Ramey on Thursday. ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | March 1, 2024 10:55:29 PM IST
Ashleigh Gardner and Phoebe Litchfield's blitzkrieg powered Gujarat Giants (GGT) to 142/5 against UP Warriorz (UPW) in the 8th match of the Women's Premier League (WPL) at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Friday. ... read..
The Indian Open, the country's National Open and flagship golf tournament, is returning to usher in a new era in Indian golf with an enhanced prize purse and several first-time incentives. The 2024 edition of the tournament will be held between March 28 t ... read..
After starring in Ireland's historic 6-wicket win over Afghanistan in the only Test match in Abu Dhabi, Irish seamer Mark Adair on Friday said he was 'happy' to clinch a victory for his team in the longest format. ... read..
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) | March 1, 2024 9:55:51 PM IST
Reigning Asian Games champion Palak of Haryana, won the women's 10m air pistol T3 trial here at the MP State Shooting Academy ranges, as athletes took aim on the first day of the Air Pistol trials. Rajasthan shooter Amit Sharma, who had won the team silve ... read..
After seeing familiar foes Ireland script a historic maiden Test win in Abu Dhabi, Afghan skipper Hashmatullah Shahidi on Friday showered praise on pacers in the rival camp, acknowledging that they bowled 'very well'. ... read..
Star India batting allrounder Hardik Pandya, along with his cricketer-brother Krunal Pandya, arrived in Jamnagar on Friday for the three-day pre-wedding celebrations of Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant. ... read..
The Asian Hockey Federation on February 28 announced that the Men's Asian Champions Trophy 2024 will take place in Hulunbuir City, Inner Mongolia, People's Republic of China, from September 8 to September 17. The teams qualified for this edition are China ... read..
Greater Noida (Uttar Pradesh) | March 1, 2024 7:55:31 PM IST
Naman Sharma smashed an impressive 148 runs off just 61 balls, propelling Rajasthan Legends to a resounding 8-wicket victory over Mumbai Champions in match 14 of the Indian Veteran Premier League (IVPL) at the Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex in ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | March 1, 2024 7:55:27 PM IST
Following Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) 25-run win against Delhi Capitals (DC) in the Women's Premier League on Thursday, batting allrounder Sophie Devine hailed skipper Smriti Mandhana's 74-run knock saying she was "super proud" of her. ... read..
Red ball cricket for women is set to return to India's domestic calendar after six years, as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will host the Senior Women's Inter-Zonal Multi-Day Trophy in Pune from March 28. ... read..
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) | March 1, 2024 6:55:32 PM IST
On his recent family vacation to Jammu and Kashmir, pictures and videos of which went viral across social media platforms, cricketing stalwart Sachin Tendulkar visited the Inga Health Foundation in Srinagar. ... read..
India's former skippers MS Dhoni, Sachin Tendulkar and current captain Rohit Sharma arrived in Jamnagar on Friday for the three-day pre-wedding celebrations of Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant. ... read..
Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton admits he was surprised to top the timesheets on the first day of action at the Bahrain Grand Prix, and he believes Mercedes still has "work to do" to match Red Bull's long-run performance. ... read..
India's white-ball dynamo, Suryakumar Yadav, former cricketer Zaheer Khan and several sports personalities arrived in Jamnagar on Friday for the three-day pre-wedding celebrations of Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant. ... read..
Glenn Phillips' counterattacking knock and Matt Henry's 34-ball 42 entertained amid collapses of New Zealand's first innings on Day 2 as a terrific bowling performance from Nathan Lyon, seamers helped Australia take a 217-run lead in challenging condition ... read..
Three Grand Slam winners will join a star-studded lineup at the upcoming Miami Open, as Emma Raducanu, Venus Williams, and Caroline Wozniacki have all received wild cards for the tournament. ... read..
Daniil Medvedev continued his red-hot form in the Dubai Tennis Championships as the World No.4 stretched his winning streak to eight matches when he stormed past Spaniard Alejandro Davidovich Fokina 6-2, 6-3 to reach the semifinals. ... read..
The duo of Cameron Green and Josh Hazlewood scripted history on Friday as they combined to register Australia's highest partnership for the tenth wicket against New Zealand, as well as the fourth-best overall by an Australian pair. ... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | March 1, 2024 8:54:08 AM IST
Jamshedpur FC head coach Khalid Jamil has urged his players to be adept at handling various situations as they prepare to take on Mohun Bagan SG in the Indian Super League (ISL) at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata. ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | March 1, 2024 3:54:22 AM IST
After Delhi Capitals' 25-run win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 7th Women's Premier League (WPL) at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium on Thursday, bowler Jess Jonassen said that she was happy to be back on the field. ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | March 1, 2024 3:54:14 AM IST
Following Delhi Capitals' 25-run win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 7th match of the Women's Premier League (WPL) at M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Thursday, bowling all-rounder Marizanne Kapp said that she was "a bit nervous" while bowling in the seco ... read..
Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta on Thursday revealed that defensive midfielder Thomas Partey should be a part of the Gunners squad for their upcoming Premier League clash against Sheffield United. ... read..
Skipper Hashmatullah Shahidi believes if Afghanistan are able to win the first session of Day 3, the game will be wide open after they were on the back foot throughout the opening day of the one-off Test against Ireland. ... read..
Greater Noida (Uttar Pradesh) | February 29, 2024 11:55:07 PM IST
Former Indian domestic cricketer Abhishek Jhunjhunwala expressed his admiration for the inaugural edition of the Indian Veteran Premier League (IVPL), highlighting the tournament's concept and quality of matches. ... read..
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | February 29, 2024 11:55:03 PM IST
The Kolkata Thunderbolts picked up their second win on Thursday, going past the Hyderabad Black Hawks with a dominant 15-8, 15-8, 11-15, 20-18 win in the third season of the Prime Volleyball League at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium, Chennai. Vinit Ku ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | February 29, 2024 10:55:13 PM IST
Jess Jonassen, Marizanne Kapp and Arundhati Reddy's fireworks in the final five overs powered Delhi Capitals to a competitive total of 194/5 against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the ongoing Women's Premier League on Thursday at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium ... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | February 29, 2024 10:55:12 PM IST
Kolkata's Mohun Bagan Super Giant will host Jamshedpur FC at the Salt Lake Stadium in the Indian Super League (ISL) as the Mariners eye a direct shot at the top spot in the points table on Friday. ... read..
From tearaway Umran Malik, Bengal speedster Akash Deep who made his Test debut in Ranchi in the ongoing red-ball series against England to highly-rated Karnataka pacer Vidwath Kaverappa, a select complement of rising Indian speed guns were handed retainer ... read..
Greater Noida (Uttar Pradesh) | February 29, 2024 9:55:44 PM IST
Pawan Negi's valiant 83-run knock helped VVIP Uttar Pradesh register a victory over the Chhattisgarh Warriors by 16 runs in Match 12 of the Indian Veteran Premier League (IVPL) at the Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex in Greater Noida on Thursday. ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | February 29, 2024 8:56:09 PM IST
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) won the toss and decided to field first against Delhi Capitals (DC) in the 7th match of the Women's Premier League (WPL) at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Thursday. ... read..
Bangladesh wicketkeeper batter Mushfiqur Rahim emphasised the importance of having experienced players as well as a mix of young blood in the T20 format amid the criticism of Bangladesh's senior cricketers. ... read..
Star Australia all-rounder Cameron Green, who played a 103-run knock on day one of the first Test against New Zealand, revealed that he was struggling down his end after getting cramps while batting. ... read..
Former India head coach Ravi Shastri has called upon Shreyas Iyer and Ishan Kishan, who were excluded from the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) central contracts on Wednesday, to dig deep within themselves and come up stronger, saying "comeb ... read..
Former India skipper and Delhi Capitals' Director of Cricket Sourav Ganguly expressed his feelings on Thursday ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 as star wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant joined the Delhi Capitals squad. ... read..
Lando Norris believes McLaren has not made as much progress as he and the team would want ahead of the 2024 season, and the Briton admits that his team may struggle in this weekend's first race in Bahrain. ... read..
Carlos Sainz and Lewis Hamilton said that there is no rift between them following the unexpected announcement earlier in February that the seven-time world champion will replace Sainz at Ferrari in 2025, leaving the Spaniard without a seat beyond the end ... read..
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | February 29, 2024 4:56:40 PM IST
India wicketkeeper-batter KL Rahul, whose participation was subject to fitness, has been ruled out of the fifth and final Test against England in Dharamshala, while star speedster Jasprit Bumrah will link-up with the squad. ... read..
Sundergarh, the hockey hotbed in Odisha, has produced many fabulous players and one of them is named Sunelita Toppo. The 16-year-old made her debut for the Indian women's hockey team on February 3 against China in the FIH Hockey Pro League 2023/24. ... read..
The Legends Cricket Trophy will feature big names like Irfan Pathan, Yuvraj Singh, and Chris Gayle and is scheduled to be played from March 8th to 19th at the Pallakele Stadium in Kandy, Sri Lanka. ... read..
Australia all-rounder Cameron Green, who struck 103 on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand, stated it was a difficult wicket to bat on and that the team needed someone to bat through. ... read..
Former India fast bowler Irfan Pathan raised questions on Thursday over the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) decision to exclude Shreyas Iyer and Ishan Kishan from central contracts and pointed out the case of Hardik Pandya, who has been selec ... read..
Cameron Green's counterattacking ton revived troubled Australia in a see-saw opening day of the first Test against New Zealand after Matt Henry went all-out with his pace attack to dismantle the visitors at the Basin Reserve on Thursday. ... read..
Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly says that he was surprised to see players like Shreyers Iyer and Ishan Kishan not participating in domestic cricket as they have been dropped from the national squad. ... read..
For nearly a month, there has been uncertainty around India's wicketkeeper batter KL Rahul's fitness and his participation in the final Test of the series against England as well as in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) as the player continues to re ... read..
The former World No.1 Andy Murray has indicated that he would most likely not play beyond this summer with the two-time Olympic gold medallist dreaming of competing at the Paris 2024 Olympics before retiring from tennis. ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | February 29, 2024 3:56:43 AM IST
Following UP Warriorz's 7-wicket win over Mumbai Indians in the sixth match of the Women's Premier League (WPL) 2024 at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Wednesday, Kiran Navgire opened on her match-winning knock in the game and said that she was "m ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | February 29, 2024 3:56:16 AM IST
Following Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) eight-wicket win against Gujarat Giants (GGT) in the Women's Premier League on Tuesday, batting allrounder Sophie Devine claimed that skipper Smriti Mandhana has been "bold with her decisions" in the T20 tourn ... read..
Gulmarg (Jammu and Kashmir) | February 29, 2024 3:56:09 AM IST
The Chinar Open Winter Games 2024, an initiative by the Indian Army held in Gulmarg, concluded on Wednesday with resounding success and the record-breaking participation of 676 individuals (the highest ever in any winter games in the valley). The event, o ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | February 29, 2024 3:55:59 AM IST
After UP Warriorz's seen-wicket win over Mumbai Indians in the sixth match of the Women's Premier League (WPL) on Wednesday, skipper Alyssa Healy said that she was proud of her team for coming back hard in the game. ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | February 29, 2024 12:25:14 AM IST
Kiran Navgire and Grace Harris powered UP Warriorz to bag their first win of the ongoing Women's Premier League (WPL) 2024 after they defeated Mumbai Indians by seven wickets at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Wednesday. ... read..
Jammu and Kashmir | February 29, 2024 12:25:10 AM IST
Amid viral images and video clips of cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar's recent vacation in Jammu and Kashmir--from playing gully cricket on a street to posing happily with locals in snowy Gulmarg, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the visil ... read..
Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh) | February 29, 2024 12:25:08 AM IST
Legendary Indian pacer James Anderson admitted on Wednesday that former Indian pacer Zaheer Khan's bowling inspired him and he keenly observed how he would utilise reverse swing and cover the ball while bowling. ... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | February 28, 2024 10:25:40 PM IST
A fifty by opener Hayley Mathews helped the Mumbai Indians (MI) post a total of 161/6 after the completion of their 20 overs against UP Warriorz (UPW) at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium on Wednesday. ... read..
Guwahati (Assam) | February 28, 2024 10:25:32 PM IST
Badminton player Suraj Goala of Assam played a pivotal role in helping Chandigarh University clinch the men's team gold beating Jain University in the fourth Khelo India University Games 2023, Ashtalakshmi at the National Centre of Excellence, Amingaon he ... read..
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) | February 28, 2024 9:25:19 PM IST
India's top rifle shooters continued their impressive showing at the ongoing national rifle/pistol selection trials for Group A shooters at the MP State Shooting Academy ranges here, after Paris quota holder Arjun Babuta won back-to-back trials and triple ... read..
Former Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) chief selector Mannava Sri Kanth Prasad on Wednesday showered praise on youngsters including Dhruv Jurel and Sarfaraz Khan for their "match-winning knocks" against England in the third and fourth Test ma ... read..