India women beat New Zealand by 9 wickets in 1st ODI


India women beat New Zealand by 9 wickets in 1st ODI. The Indian women’s cricket team defeated New Zealand by nine wickets in the first One-Day International here Thursday. Brief Scores:  India Women: 193/1 in 33 overs (Smriti Mandhana 105, Jemimah Rodrigues 81 not out). New Zealand Women: 192 all out in 48.5 overs (Susie

Buana Lakhu neglect Haryana Buana Lakhu: Over 150 national and international honours, yet a picture of neglect in Haryana

RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Panipat Buana Lakhu village with a population of 7,200 souls, Buana Lakhu village in Panipat district has become a cynosure of quite a few envious eyes. The forlorn village falling on the border of district Panipat, has been in limelight these days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised the gold medallist boxer

Former India hockey player Raghbir Bhola passes away

Former India hockey player Raghbir Bhola passes away. Raghbir Singh Bhola, a two-time Olympic medallist, has passed away aged 92, his family said Tuesday. Bhola, who breathed his last on Monday, represented India in the 1956 Melbourne and 1960 Rome Olympics, winning a gold and silver medals respectively for the country. His dedication and passion

Kohli will break all records created by Tendulkar: Zaheer Abbas

Kohli will break all records created by Tendulkar: Zaheer Abbas. Pakistan’s legendary batsman Zaheer Abbas joined the badwagon of former greats terming Indian captain Virat Kohli as the best batsman in world cricket who will break all the records of Sachin Tendulkar. Kohli currently has 39 ODI hundreds and is only 10 short of Tendulkar’s

Ankita wins first singles title of 2019 season in Singapore

Ankita wins first singles title of 2019 season in Singapore. Indian tennis player Ankita Raina on Sunday won her first singles title of the 2019 season and eighth overall after trampling top seed Arantxa Rus in straight sets in the final of the USD 25,000 event in Singapore. Coming into the tournament after competing at

Let Pandya, Rahul play while inquiry is on: BCCI president urges CoA

Let Pandya, Rahul play while inquiry is on: BCCI president urges CoA. BCCI acting President C K Khanna Saturday urged the Committee of Administrators (CoA) to lift the suspension on Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul for their much-criticised sexist remarks and refused to convene a Special General Meeting on the matter. Khanna said calling

M S Dhoni best-suited for No. 5 batting position: Virat Kohli
M S Dhoni best-suited for No. 5 batting position: Virat Kohli

M S Dhoni best-suited for No. 5 batting position: Virat Kohli. Number 5 is the “best-suited” batting position for M S Dhoni, Indian captain Virat Kohli said on Friday while hailing the former skipper’s utmost commitment even though “people say a lot of things”. Kohli expressed happiness that Dhoni , who returned to the ODI

Chahal grabs six as India bowl out Australia for 230

Chahal grabs six as India bowl out Australia for 230. Indian leg spinner Yuzvendra Chahal grabbed his first opportunity in the series with both hands, taking a career-best 6 for 42 to decimate Australia for a paltry 230 in the third and final ODI here on Friday. At the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground, Chahal matched

Dream Fazilka boy Indian cricket
Dream come True: Fazilka boy selected in Indian cricket team

Sixteen years of dreaming and working to play for India seem to have borne fruit for Shubman Gill as 19-year-old has been selected in the India team for the ODI and T20I tour of New Zealand, which begins on January 23. Fazilka boy, who moved to Mohali to hone skills, has been in excellent form

2019 World Cup Cricket tough contest
2019 World Cup: Cricket is going to be a tough contest

Former England batsman Jonathan Trott is keeping his cards close to his chest on predicting the winner of the upcoming edition of the World Cup to be played in his home country. Trott, 37, is in the state capital and is presently the batting coach of the visiting England Lions cricket team which will play

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Kapil Dev to train Ranveer Singh for Kabir Khan’s ’83?

Ranveer Singh has been all over the news for the last couple of days, courtesy the blockbuster success of his latest release Simmba and the newly-released trailer of his upcoming film Gully Boy. And now, the quirky actor is making headlines for another one of his forthcoming films – Kabir Khan’s ’83, which is based on India’s 1983 World

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Jubilant Jalalabad village hits a sixer with “shehtoot” bat

KAPIL TIRKHA Jalalabad There are two reasons for jubilant mood among residents of Jaimal Singh Wala village here. ,the native village of Shubman Gill, who has secured a place for himself in the Indian cricket team. One, it happens to be an auspicious Maghi day and two, ,the native village of Shubman Gill, who has

Punjab becomes Judo champion
Punjab becomes Judo champion in ‘Khelo India Games’

DP CORRESPONDENTChandigarh The players from Punjab have continued their splendid show at the ‘Khelo India Games’ currently underway at Pune (Maharashtra). Punjab won nine medals on Sunday including five gold medals. The Sports Minister, Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi has congratulated the medal winners and boosted the morale of those players who have their events lined

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I won’t pick up bat again after retirement: Virat Kohli

Retired cricketers plying their trade in T20 leagues might be a global trend right now but India captain Virat Kohli says he wouldn’t even be “seen around the scene” the day he is “totally spent” to pick up the bat again. Responding to a query on whether he would consider playing in the Australian Big

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Hardik Pandya Row: Ranveer Singh’s apology video goes viral

After Hardik Pandya’s misogynistic remarks on the popular chat show, ‘Koffee With Karan’, Ranveer Singh‘s old video of making a sexist remark on Bollywood actress  Kareena Kapoor khan has gone viral on social media. The ‘Gully Boy’ actor made the remark on the same show in 2011 while promoting his film ‘Band Baaja Baaraat’, which starred

India suspend Hardik Pandya Rahul remarks women
India suspend Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul over controversial TV remarks

India have suspended the opening batsman KL Rahul and all-rounder Hardik Pandya with immediate effect following the controversial comments they made on a recent television show. Rahul and Pandya, both of whom have featured in all formats for India in recent months, have been widely criticised for remarks that were widely construed to be sexist

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Will Bullock cart owners be able to run bullocks in 2019 Rural Olympics!

Congress leader Pargat Singh claimed in last Kila Raipur Sports festival to appeal for the revival of Bullock cart races to Punjab Government Nidhi Bhanot Ludhiana “Traditional Bullock cart races would be a part of next Rural Olympics to keep the tradition of this worldwide renowned festival alive”, these words were marked by the former

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Happy Birthday Rahul Dravid: The Wall is now shaping Indian cricket’s future

HIGHLIGHTS Rahul Dravid, who turns 46 on Friday, took over as U-19 and India A coach in 2015 He led India to U-19 World Cup glory in 2018 after failing in the final hurdle in 2016 Dravid has insisted that youngsters going on to represent India is more important than winning junior tournaments There was

Farokh Engineer criticises Harbhajan for comments on Ashwin
Farokh Engineer criticises Harbhajan for comments on Ashwin

Farokh Engineer criticises Harbhajan for comments on Ashwin . Former India stumper Farokh Engineer has criticised ex-Test off spinner Harbhajan Singh for his critical comments on Ravichandran Ashwin’s performance as his successor in Australia during the recent four-Test series won by the visitors. “Did you read Harbhajan’s comments about Ashwin; he was out of order

Kabaddi 2019 winters Sukhbir Badal
Kabaddi will be back in 2019 winters: Sukhbir

HIGHLIGHTS “Kabaddi is my passion. It’s my dream to take Kabaddi to Olympics,” says Badal The first World Cup Kabaddi was organised in 2011 by Shiromani Akali Dal Despite being in the opposition, Shiromani Akali Dal will be back with World Cup Kabaddi in 2019 winters. Though much to the joy of sports lovers and