May 07

IPL 2018: K.L.Rahul's quickfire 84 storms Punjab to huge win
IPL 2018: K.L.Rahul’s quickfire 84 storms Punjab to huge win

IPL 2018: K.L.Rahul’s quickfire 84 storms Punjab to huge win. A stunning innings from opener K.L. Rahul helped Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) to beat Rajasthan Royals (RR) by six wickets and further enhance their chances to their playoffs at the Holkar Stadium here on Sunday. Chasing 153 to win, Rajasthan’s pacer bowlers Jofra Archer and

Kings XI Punjab, RR look to break winless run
Kings XI Punjab, RR look to break winless run

INDORE: Mid-table side Kings XI Punjab will look to get their campaign back on track after a couple of defeats when they lock horns with bottom-placed Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League here tomorrow. While Kings XI Punjab are placed fourth in the table with five wins and three losses from eight appearances, inaugural

CSK desperate to regain form against below par RCB
CSK desperate to regain form against below par RCB

PUNE: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will aim to improve their bowling and fielding and return to their winning ways when they take on Royal Challengers Bangalore (IPL) in a crunch Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here on Saturday. Batting-heavy CSK slipped to a six-wicket defeat against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Thursday night due to

Desperate MI look for solutions against rampaging KXIP
Desperate MI look for solutions against rampaging KXIP

INDORE: Defending champions Mumbai Indians will be aiming to sort their ‘opening woes’ in both departments of the game when they take on a rejuvenated Kings XI Punjab in a must-win IPL encounter, here on Friday. The three-time IPL champions are staring at an inglorious exit having brought up the rear so far, with only two

Table-toppers CSK hot favourites against KKR
Table-toppers CSK hot favourites against KKR

KOLKATA: Table-toppers Chennai Super Kings (CSK), who have looked a class apart so far, will start as hot favourites against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Eden Gardens here on Thursday. Back in the IPL after a two-year hiatus, the M.S. Dhoni-led outfit have till now won six games

Vinod Rai Virat Kohli English County
Let him decide: Vinod Rai on Virat Kohli’s English County stint

Vinod Rai, member of the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA), on Wednesday said, it depends on Indian skipper Virat Kohli whether he wants to represent India in the one-off Test against Afghanistan or he wants to play county cricket to prepare for the marquee series against England. “CoA has taken a conscious decision to

Bowlers on target as Sunrisers beat Royals by 11 runs to claim top spot

JAIPUR: Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers’ impressive defence of modest totals continued as the visitors pulled off a 11 – run win over Rajasthan Royals on a tricky pitch to claim the top spot in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Sunday. Electing to bat, Hyderabad posted 151 for seven, built around captain Kane Williamson’s 63-run

Rajasthan Royals, Sunrisers Hyderabad face off in Jaipur
Rajasthan Royals, Sunrisers Hyderabad face off in Jaipur

JAIPUR: Rajasthan Royals’ desire to move up the pecking order got a boost following an incredible win a week ago, and the mid-table team would look to keep the momentum going in its IPL game against Sunrisers Hyderabad here tomorrow. The Royals are aware of the challenges facing them at the Sawai Mansingh Stadum, a

Tennis player Ankita Raina included in TOPS
Tennis player Ankita Raina included in TOPS

NEW DELHI: Tennis player Anikta Raina, who has displayed good form this season both in the Fed Cup and the profesional circuit, was on Saturday included in the government’s Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS).“Wishing you all the best for your future endeavours, Ankita! Hope you continue making the nation proud. Many congratulations @ankita champ !

Asia Badminton Championship: Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth, Prannoy qualify
Asia Badminton Championship: Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth, Prannoy qualify

WUHAN (CHINA): Top Indian shuttlers, including P V Sindhu and Saina Nehwal, qualified for the prestigious badminton World Championships to be held in Nanjing, China from July 30 to August 5. Sindhu and Saina who won the silver and bronze medal respectively at the Glasgow edition last year will be joined by World No 5

Afghanistan wants Indian players for its T20 league, BCCI unlikely to allow
Afghanistan wants Indian players for its T20 league, BCCI unlikely to allow

NEW DELHI: The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) today launched its very own franchise-based T20 league, to be held in the UAE in October, but the BCCI is expected to maintain its current stand of not allowing Indian players to turn freelancers. The ACB claims that 40 overseas cricketers have showing interest in the league to

Sardar Singh among 55 players named for men's national camp
Sardar Singh among 55 players named for men’s national camp

BENGALURU: Former skipper Sardar Singh was today named in the 55-member probable list announced by Hockey India for the men’s national camp starting at the Sports Authority of India campus here tomorrow. Sardar, who was dropped from the 18-member Indian hockey squad led by Manpreet Singh for the Commonwealth Games, has been included in the

IPL: RCB skipper Virat Kohli fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate
IPL: Virat Kohli fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate

IPL: Virat Kohli fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate. Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli has been penalised Rs 12 lakh for maintaining slow over-rate during his franchise’s Indian Premier League (IPL) clash against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Thursday. Besides being imposed with a fine, Kohli has

IPL 2018: CSK beat RCB by 5 wickets

IPL 2018: CSK beat RCB by 5 wickets. Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni displayed his batting prowess yet again as he helped Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by five wickets in a high-scoring thriller at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Wednesday. The 36-year-old smashed an unbeaten 70 runs off 34

Shreyas replaces Gambhir as Delhi Daredevils captain
Shreyas replaces Gambhir as Delhi Daredevils captain

NEW DELHI: Gautam Gambhir on Wednesday stepped down as IPL laggards Delhi Daredevils captain, saying he just could not handle the pressure of the job.Shreyas Iyer replaced him in the position but Gambhir will continue to be a part of the team that has lost five of its six matches so far and is placed

Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Mumbai Indians by 31 runs

Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Mumbai Indians by 31 runs. A fine and disciplined bowling display by the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) helped them to eke out a 31-run win against Mumbai Indians (MI) in a low-scoring thriller at the Wankhede Stadium here on Tuesday. Earlier, Mumbai won the toss and elected to bowl. Incidentally, it was also

Kerala professor opens library on Sachin Tendulkar
Kerala professor opens library on Sachin Tendulkar

Kerala professor opens library on Sachin Tendulkar. A history professor from Malabar Christian College in Kozhikode city in Kerala has set up a library on the ‘master-blaster cricketer Sachin Tendulkar’. Speaking to ANI, Professor Vasisht Manikoth said, “All the books here are based on Sachin Tendulkar, published in the various languages of India.”The library consists

Struggling Mumbai take on SRH in a battle to re-discover winning touch
Struggling Mumbai take on SRH in a battle to re-discover winning touch

MUMBAI: Under pressure after slumping to their fourth loss in five games, defending champions Mumbai Indians have the onerous task of re-discovering their winning touch when they lock horns with Sunrisers Hyderabad in an IPL match here tomorrow. MI had started their campaign with three losses on the trot before a victory over Royal Challengers

Ammy Virk’s “Harjeeta” trailer out, celebrities post best wishes

Ammy Virk’s “Harjeeta” trailer out, celebrities post best wishes. One of the much awaited movie of Ammy Virk’s Harjeeta’s  trailer is out. The trailer shows all the best parts of the movie, yet keeps you on the edge. Ammy Virk as Harjeeta is as real as anything. The trailer is getting very good response from

Cyclists and runners all across India participating at Ludhiana Dauthlon
Cyclists and runners all across India participating at Ludhiana Duathlon

With 500 cyclists and runners from all across India participating at Ludhiana Duathlon 2018, the event grabbed huge participation from all across India. City was visited ny ace cyclists and runners from all across India. City’s major cycling groups supported the event whole- heartedly. The event was Organised by Lakshya sports club Delhi. The owner of the