Jan 29

Indian women up against Australia in ICC T20 WC opener
Indian women up against Australia in ICC T20 WC opener

Indian women up against Australia in ICC T20 WC opener. The Indian women’s cricket team will open its campaign at next year’s Twenty20 Word Cup against defending champion Australia on February 21 in Sydney.The ICC Women’s T20 World Cup will take place in Australia from February 21 to March 8 next year and the sport’s

Hockey star Sandeep Singh
I’m ready to take up acting: Hockey star Sandeep Singh

“I love experimenting and doing new things in life and if things fall into place, I’m ready to take up acting too. I’m sure it will be a wonderful experience.” Sandeep Singh’s life story found its way onto the silver screen last year with “Soorma”, and he will be entering the world of small screen

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International Cricket Council bans Sarfaraz for four-match

Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed has been suspended for four matches over his racist comments against South Africa all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo, ICC said Sunday. Sarfaraz accepted that he was in breach of the ICC’s Anti-Racism Code for Participants following an incident that occurred during the second ODI against South Africa in Durban on Tuesday. �e 31-year-old

Indian women’s hockey team lose 2-3 to Spain

Indian women’s hockey team put up a spirited fight before losing 2-3 to Spain in their opening match against hosts Spain here. Udita (12th minute) and Gurjit Kaur (48th) scored for India, while Maria Tost (23rd), Lola Reira (39th) and Begona Garcia (40th) sounded the board for Spain on Saturday.India used strong attacking strategy to

2nd ODI: Kohli praises bowlers after victory
2nd ODI: Kohli praises bowlers after victory

2nd ODI: Kohli praises bowlers after victory. India captain Virat Kohli praised his bowlers after the win over New Zealand in the second One-Day International (ODI) here on Saturday. India posted 324/4 in their 50 overs before a strong bowling performance saw them dismiss the Kiwis for 234 runs in 40.2 overs. India have now

BCCI lift suspensions of Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul

PTI(New Delhi) The suspensions on Indian cricketers Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul were on Thursday lifted by the Committee of Administrators (CoA), two weeks after they were sent home from the tour of Australia due to their sexist comments on a TV show. The 25-year-old Pandya is expected to take the earliest available flight

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

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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

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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

Jubilant Jalalabad village bat
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