PM Modi accepts Virat Kohli’s ‘Fitness Challenge’


PM Modi accepts Virat Kohli’s ‘Fitness Challenge’. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accepted Indian skipper Virat Kohli’s fitness challenge and said he will soon be sharing his own video. PM Modi took to Twitter to respond to Kohli’s challenge, writing, “Challenge accepted, Virat! I will be sharing my own #FitnessChallenge video soon. @imVkohli #HumFitTohIndiaFit”

CSK beat SRH by 2 wickets to book record 7th Final appearance

CSK beat SRH by 2 wickets to book record 7th Final appearance. Chennai Super Kings (CSK) booked their place in the Indian Premier League (IPL) final for the seventh time on Tuesday as they narrowly defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by two wickets. The CSK batting order had collapsed initially, as a spectacular SRH bowling attack;

Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja's wife assaulted by Gujarat Cop Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s wife assaulted by Gujarat Cop

Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s wife assaulted by Gujarat Cop. Riva Solanki, wife of Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja, was allegedly attacked by a police official in Gujarat’s Jamnagar on Monday, after an altercation ensued between the two following a collision between their vehicles.Superintendent of Police, Jamnagar, Pradip Shejul said, “The two were involved in an altercation

IPL Play-Offs: Chennai, Hyderabad look to seal final berth IPL Play-Offs: Chennai, Hyderabad look to seal final berth

MUMBAI: An intriguing and no-holds barred battle between two former champions is on the cards when table toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad clash with second placed Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League Qualifier 1 here on Tuesday. A slight net run rate difference separated the two teams which finished the league stage on 18 points. The

Preity apologises for Kings XI Punjab’s loss in IPL

Preity apologises for Kings XI Punjab’s loss in IPL. Actress Preity Zinta has apologised on behalf of her team Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) for “not being up to the mark” and losing to Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL). The Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led CSK knocked out KXIP from the play-offs

IPL 2018: Ranbir Kapoor to host prelude to IPL finale

IPL 2018: Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor will host a two-hour prelude to the Indian Premier League (IPL) finale. Others joining the celebrations will include Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandes, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Sonam Kapoor Ahuja. ‘Cricket FinalsÂ…Party Toh Banti hai’ will be followed by the VIVO IPL 2018 grand finale on Star India Network on

Delhi Daredevils knock out MI from play-offs
Delhi Daredevils knock out MI from play-offs

NEW DELHI: Delhi Daredevils (DD) rode a strong bowling display to notch up an 11-run victory and eliminate Mumbai Indians from the race for the Indian Premier League (IPL) play-offs at the Ferozshah Kot la here on Sunday. Chasing a target of 175 runs in what was a must-win encounter for them, Mumbai were bundled

Rajasthan beat Bangalore in IPL tie
Rajasthan beat Bangalore in IPL tie

JAIPUR: Young Shreyas Gopal spun a web around a starstudded Royal Challengers Bangalore batting line-up with a brilliant four for 16, helping Rajasthan Royals to a 30-run victory to keep his side in the reckoning for a play-offs berth in the IPL, here on Saturday. The 24-year-old leg-spinner led a fine bowling display by the home

Kohli praises bowlers for victory against SRH
Kohli praises bowlers for victory against SRH

BENGALURU: A B de Villiers said it looked tougher than it actually was but his gravity-defying boundary catch during an IPL match was declared “spiderman stuff” by an awestruck India and Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli. RCB defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 14 runs last night to keep their play-off hopes alive. The outstanding moment of the

ICC may scrap coin toss in Test cricket
ICC may scrap coin toss in Test cricket

The toss could be a thing of the past in Test cricket as the International Cricket Council looks at ways to address the problem of home advantage.  The relevance or rather the fairness of the tradition, which is as old as the game itself, will be up for discussion at the International Cricket Council’s cricket

RCB aim to continue revival take on table-toppers SRH
RCB aim to continue revival take on table-toppers SRH

BENGALURUP: Their chances of making the playoffs still hanging by a thread, Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on table-toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad in another mustwin Indian Premier League encounter, here tomorrow. The consecutive victories over Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab have revived RCB’s hopes, while SRH has been on a roll, having won nine matches

Star cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni to endorse online pharmacy
Star cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni to endorse online pharmacy

Star cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni to endorse online pharmacy. Captain cool Dhoni has been announced the brand ambassador of online pharmacy Netmeds.com. Dhoni, who has an “incredibly strong appeal across all sectors and all demographics”, will feature in nationwide marketing campaigns for it. “Making important medicine more available and affordable is a great thing for

Sachin Tendulkar donates Rs 4 lakh to wheelchair cricket team
Sachin Tendulkar donates Rs 4 lakh to wheelchair cricket team

Sachin Tendulkar donates Rs 4 lakh to wheelchair cricket team. Master Blaster  has donated a sum of 4.39 lakhs to the Indian wheelchair cricket team on Monday. Wheelchair Cricket India Secretary-General Pradeep Raj told ANI that he had sent an e-mail to Sachin seeking some sponsorship following which the latter donated the required amount of

KKR, RR face off in battle for survival
KKR, RR face off in battle for survival

KOLKATA: A buoyant Kolkata Knight Riders will lock horns with a charged up Rajasthan Royals in a battle for survival at the Indian Premier League T20 tournament here on Tuesday. Their fate hanging in balance, a loss in the penultimate league round match may virtually sound the death knell for one of the two teams.

CSK take on table-toppers SRH in IPL match clash

PUNE: Needing a win from three games to book a play-offs berth, former champions Chennai Super Kings take on table toppers Sun Risers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League match here on Sunday. The Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led Super Kings started their campaign, after returning to the T20 League from a two-year ban, on a high

Kolkata face Kings XI Punjab in must-win tie
Kolkata face Kings XI Punjab in must-win tie

INDORE: Kings XI Punjab will be aiming to consolidate their position in the top three of the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table when they take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the Holkar Cricket Stadium here on Saturday. Both the sides are coming off a defeat and will be desperate to return to winning ways

Mighty CSK to test desperate Royals in must-win game
Mighty CSK to test desperate Royals in must-win game

JAIPUR: Back to winning ways after a hat-trick of defeats, a desperate Rajasthan Royals face a herculean task when they take on mighty Chennai Super Kings in a must-win Indian Premier League (IPL) match, here on Friday. Three consecutive defeats have more or less sealed their fate but Royals somehow managed to keep themselves afloat with

Shah Rukh Khan apologises for KKR's 'lack of spirit'
Shah Rukh Khan apologises for KKR’s ‘lack of spirit’

Shah Rukh Khan apologises for KKR’s ‘lack of spirit’.  Shah Rukh has apologised for the “lack of spirit” after his team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) lost the match to Mumbai Indians at the ongoing Indian Premier League.Shah Rukh, who co-owns the team with actress Juhi Chawla and her spouse Jay Mehta, on Wednesday night took

Mumbai Indians defeat KKR by 102 runs, climbs to top-four
Mumbai Indians defeat KKR by 102 runs, climbs to top-four

Mumbai Indians defeat KKR by 102 runs, climbs to top-four. Mumbai Indians (MI) defeated Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in a stellar performance by 102 runs at Kokalta’s Eden Garden on Wednesday. With this impressive fourth victory in the last five games, MI climbed to the fourth spot of the VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL)  points

Rahane to lead India in Afghan Test; dropped from limited overs squads
Rahane to lead India in Afghan Test; dropped from limited overs squads

BENGALURU: Ajinkya Rahane will skipper the Indian team for the historic one-off Test match against Afghanistan, starting June 14 here but dropped from the limited overs squads for the subsequent tours of Ireland and England. “Ajinkya Rahane will be the team captain for the Test match against Afghanistan that will start from June 14,” BCCI acting