Nov 26

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana named in ICC Women's World T20 squad
Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana named in ICC Women’s World T20 squad

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana named in ICC Women’s World T20 squad. Indian women cricket team captain Harmanpreet Kaur, her deputy and left-handed opener Smriti Mandhana and bowler Poonam Yadav have been named in the ICC Women’s World T20 2018 team of the tournament. Harmanpreet, who scored 183 runs in the prestigious tournament, has been named

Mary Kom becomes six-time boxing World Champion, Sonia Chahal settles for silver

Mary Kom becomes six-time boxing World Champion, Sonia Chahal settles for silver. Legendary boxer Mary Kom on Saturday scripted history by becoming India’s only six-time world boxing champion after defeating Hanna Okhota of Ukraine. As the KD Jadhav Indoor Hall was filled to the rafters for Mary, the 35-year-old outfoxed her Ukrainian counterpart in a

World Twenty20 renamed as Twenty20 World Cup

World Twenty20 renamed as Twenty20 World Cup. The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday renamed the World Twenty20 championships as the Twenty20 World Cup, with an aim to enhance the profile of the prestigious event and ensure that its status is at par with the pinnacle events of the One-Day Internationals (ODI) and Test formats.

Sudarsan Pattnaik creates special sand art welcoming Hockey World Cup

Sudarsan Pattnaik creates special sand art welcoming Hockey World Cup. International sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has welcomed the 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup by creating a sand sculpture at Puri Beach in Odisha. Depicting a traditional Boita (boat) through sand sculpture, the message on the same read, “‘Welcome to Odisha, Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018.”

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Smith is disappointed with CA decision: Pat Cummins

Australian pacer Pat Cummins  has stated that former skipper Steve Smith  is “disappointed” over Cricket Australia’s decision to not withhold the ban imposed on the players who were suspended over the ball-Smith is disappointed with CA decision. The 25-year-old, however, added that he has got over the issue and is now focusing on playing cricket. “I think he’s pretty

International Cricket Council team up with Google
International Cricket Council team up with Google

International Cricket Council team up with Google. The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday announced its partnership with Google to offer the fans a great viewing experience of the upcoming semi-finals and final of the ICC Women’s World T20 to be held in West Indies. Reflecting on the same, ICC Chief Executive David Richardson said:

AIBA Boxing Championship: Mary Kom assures first medal for India

AIBA Boxing Championship: Mary Kom assures first medal for India. Five-time World Champion Mary Kom assured India their first medal in the ongoing International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women’s World Boxing Championship after defeating China’s Wu Yu in their quarter-final clash here on Tuesday. The boxer thrashed her Chinese opponent 5:0 in a unanimous verdict to

Indian football team stranded ahead of International friendly
Indian football team stranded ahead of International friendly

Indian football team stranded ahead of International friendly. Ahead of their first-ever football International friendly against Jordan, seven players and support staff of the Indian national team have been left stranded here at the Kuwait International Airport for over 32 hours due to heavy thunderstorm and rains.“Amidst torrential downpour along with lightning and thunder which

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Custom-made foot orthoses no different than over-the counter insoles

Turns out, custom-made foot orthoses appear to be no better than over-the-counter insoles or other treatments. The Custom-made foot orthoses no different than over-the-counter insoles . According to a study led by Erasmus Medical Center, foot orthoses specifically molded to help people with plantar heel pain appear to be no more effective than cheaper over-the-counter insoles or other

World T20: Harmanpreet & Co. outclass Australia by 48 runs

World T20: Harmanpreet & Co. outclass Australia by 48 runs. Indian eves registered their fourth consecutive win in the ongoing International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s World Twenty 20 tournament here on Saturday. Riding on the back of Smriti Mandhana’s 83-run feat and skipper Harmanpreet Kaur’s crucial 43-run knock, India managed to outclass Australia by 48

World T20: Devika Vaidya replaces injured Pooja Vastrakar

World T20: Devika Vaidya replaces injured Pooja Vastrakar. Pacer Pooja Vastrakar has been ruled out of the ongoing International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s World T20. The 19-year-old, who “sustained a knee injury during a warm-up match against West Indies ahead of the tournament, has been replaced by spinner Devika Vaidya,” according to the ICC.ICC’s event

Women’s World T20: India beat Ireland, enters semifinals

Women’s World T20: India beat Ireland, enters semifinals. Producing a comprehensive performance, Indian eves defeated Ireland by 52 runs in the ongoing International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s World Twenty 20 tournament here at the Providence Stadium on Thursday. Defending a total of 145 runs, Indian bowlers restricted the Irish women to a score of 98

Spain allows Kosovo athletes to use national symbols
Spain allows Kosovo athletes to use national symbols

Spain allows Kosovo athletes to use national symbols. The Spanish government has decided to allow athletes from Kosovo to use their national symbols, anthem, and flag while participating in international sporting events being held in the country. “The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Spanish Olympic Committee (COE) wish to publicly express their deepest satisfaction

Indian opener Rohit Sharma rested from India A match against Kiwis
Indian opener Rohit Sharma rested from India A match against Kiwis

Indian opener Rohit Sharma rested from India A match against Kiwis. Rohit Sharma has been rested by the medical team of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) from the Indian A’s first four-day match against New Zealand A. According to an official statement by the BCCI, the decision was taken keeping in mind

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Women’s World T20: Group A to remain in St. Lucia

The International Cricket Council on Tuesday confirmed that the Group A of the ongoing Women’s World Twenty 20 will remain in Saint Lucia. The extreme weather has seen 40% more rainfall in Saint Lucia in the first 10 days of the month than the island would usually see in the whole of November. Confirming the same, ICC  head of events

Rakhi Sawant wheelchair khali show
Rakhi Sawant on wheelchair: Watch the video to know more about the Khali Show

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Women’s World T20: India beat Pakistan by 7 wickets

Women’s World T20: India beat Pakistan by 7 wickets. Mithali Raj’s fine half-century helped India register a seven-wicket win over their arch-rivals Pakistan in the Group B match of the Women’s World T20 at the Providence Stadium in Guyana on Sunday. After a steady 94-run partnership between Maroof and Dar, Pakistan managed to score a

Gold medallist Bajrang Punia clinches top spot in UWW rankings

Gold medallist Bajrang Punia clinches top spot in UWW rankings. Bajrang Punia on Saturday became the world’s top-ranked freestyle wrestler in the 65 kg category in the recently updated rankings released by the United World Wrestling (UWW), the international governing body for the sport of amateur wrestling. Punia, who secured 96 points, has topped the

Rathore female boxers World Championship
Rathore hopes for good show by female boxers in World C’ship

Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports has said that he is confident of solid performance by the Indian female boxers in the upcoming Women World Championship. Rathore hopes for good show by female boxers in World C’ship. The Minister, who visited the Indira Gandhi Sports Complex to observe the training session of the female boxers here, further stated that

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Mired in the controversy, cricketer Virat Kohli tells fans to keep it light

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has come out in his defense, urging his fans to keep it light, a day after the controversial video went viral in which he lambasted a fan to go abroad for not supporting the Indian team. Mired in controversy, Kohli tells fans to keep it light. Kohli faced reprisal from fans and cricketers over his