Dec 26

India vs Australia, 3rd Test in Melbourne Highlights

India vs Australia, 3rd Test in Melbourne Highlights.  India rode on excellent half-centuries from debutant Mayank Agarwal and Cheteshwar Pujara to reach a commanding 215/2 at stumps on the opening day of the crucial Boxing Day Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) here on Wednesday.Cheteshwar Pujara was batting on 68 while skipper Virat Kohli

MS Dhoni makes a comeback in Indian T20 squad

MS Dhoni makes a comeback in Indian T20 squad. After being dropped from India’s T20 squad against West Indies and Australia, former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has made a comeback in the limited-overs team for their upcoming three-match series against New Zealand. The development came as the All-India Senior Selection Committee announced the national squad

Indian woman becomes the fastest Asian to cycle the globe

Indian woman becomes the fastest Asian to cycle the globe. In an incredible feat for any Indian, 20-year-old Pune woman Vedangi Kulkarni has become the fastest Asian to cycle the globe. Vedangi, who hails from a suburb of Pune, cycled into Kolkata in the wee hours of Sunday, completing the 29,000 km distance required to

Sushil Kumar sets his eyes on 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Sushil Kumar sets his eyes on 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Sushil Kumar sets his eyes on 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Two-time Olympic medallist wrestler Sushil Kumar has set his sight on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. He says the year 2019 will mark the start of the preparations for the prestigious tournament, for which “I am working really hard.” The 35-year-old wrestler from Haryana said that he

Jayant Yadav traded to Mumbai Indians from Delhi Capitals

Indian off-spinner Jayant Yadav has joined the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise the Mumbai Indians after being traded by the Delhi Capitals on Thursday. “Jayant Yadav will play for the Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League 2019 after being traded by the Delhi Capitals. The right arm off-spinner has been part of the Delhi

Gautam Gambhir in trouble! Delhi court issues warrant in a fraud case

Gautam Gambhir in trouble! Delhi court issues warrant in a fraud case. A Delhi court has issued a bailable warrant against retired Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir for non-appearance in connection with a case of cheating, misappropriation and conspiracy against real estate group Rudra Buildwell’s project of which Gambhir was the brand ambassador. He has to

Prayas sold for Rs 1.50 cr, Riyan Rs 20 lakh at IPL auction

Prayas sold for Rs 1.50 cr, Riyan Rs 20 lakh at IPL auction. Bengal leg-spinner Prayas Ray Barman became the youngest ‘crorepati’ (millionaire) following the conclusion of the 2019 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction held here on Tuesday. The 16-year-old entered the auction with a base price of Rs 20 lakh. Just when Royal Challengers

Perth Test: India stumble to 146 runs defeat, Aussies level score

Perth Test: India stumble to 146 runs defeat, Aussies level score. A poor batting in the second innings led India to a crushing 146-run defeat against Australia as they were bowled out at a total of 140 runs on Day Five of the second Test here at the Perth Stadium on Tuesday. With the victory,

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Saina Nehwal & Parupalli Kashyap looks elegant in their wedding reception

 Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap’s wedding reception were posted on their social media handles. The badminton stars tied the knot on December 14 and Saina’s pic that she posted on Twitter of the couple took the internet by storm. After that, they hosted reception that was attended by the who’s who of Hyderabad. A number of those

Perth Test: India bowled out for 283, trail by 43 runs

Perth Test: India bowled out for 283, trail by 43 runs. India skipper Virat Kohli’s classic centurion knock helped the visitors post a total of 283 runs on the board before being bowled out in their first innings of the ongoing second Test here at the Perth Stadium on Sunday. Kohli, with his 123-run knock, has

Malinga Sri Lanka T20
Malinga back as Sri Lanka ODI, T20 skipper

Sri Lanka will hope to put poor form and off-field chaos behind them when they face New Zealand in the first Test at Wellington’s Basin Reserve on Saturday. The tourists’ preparations have been anything but smooth, with changes to their coaching staff increasing pressure on a team coming off a 3-0 Test series whitewash against England last month. Former England player Jonathan Lewis was named as side’s new batting coach this

India crash out of Hockey World Cup

India crash out of Hockey World Cup. Indian hopes of clinching a World Cup title after a long wait of 43 years ended on a sad note as the hosts lost their quarter-final battle of the prestigious tournament to the Netherlands 1-2 here at the Kalinga Stadium on Thursday. After opening their goal account in

Allan Border Medal to be rebranded as Australian Cricket Awards

Allan Border Medal to be rebranded as Australian Cricket Awards. With the increase in recognition of women’s cricket and the popularity of the T20 format, Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian Cricketers’ Association (ACA) on Thursday announced to rebrand its Allan Border Medal to Australian Cricket Awards from 2019 onwards. “We are very proud of

IPL 2019: McCullum, Malinga slotted in highest base price bracket

IPL 2019: McCullum, Malinga slotted in highest base price bracket. The 2019 Indian Premier League (IPL) Player Auction list is out with a total pool of 346 cricketers set to go under the hammer in Jaipur on December 18. While 1003 players had initially registered, the final list has been pruned after the eight franchises

Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli celebrate first wedding anniversary

Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli celebrate first wedding anniversary . One couple that leaves no stone unturned in constantly reinstalling our faith in love is Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli. Even a year after their wedding in Italy, we still can’t get enough of how beautiful they look together. The two constantly share photos with each other

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Awaiting: French Revolution in hockey at Paris 2024

HOCKEY WORLD CUP 2018 They are certainly not as feted as the ‘Les Bleus’ but the French hockey team is expecting that a quarter-final berth will usher a new era going into the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. The 5-3 upset win over Olympic champions Argentina in the ongoing men’s World Cup has been the catalyst for a ‘French Revolution’ in an unchartered territory. Returning to the FIH World

2018 Hockey WC: India cruise into quarter-final round
2018 Hockey WC: India cruise into quarter-final round

2018 Hockey WC: Indian team cemented their spot in the quarter-final round of the ongoing Men’s Hockey World Cup after defeating Canada 5-1 in their last Pool C match here at the Kalinga Stadium on Saturday. After Belgium secured a dominating 5-1 victory over South Africa in the first Pool C match of the day,

SAI appoints 14 Olympians and Paralympians as coaches

SAI appoints 14 Olympians and Paralympians as coaches. In a move that promises to empower both elite sportspersons and young athletes, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Friday appointed 11 Olympians and three Para Olympians as Coaches and Assistant Coaches. The appointments have been made with an effort to ensure that experienced and elite

Yasir Shah becomes fastest bowler to take 200 Test wickets

Yasir Shah becomes fastest bowler to take 200 Test wickets. Breaking an 82-year-old record, Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah on Thursday became the fastest bowler in the world to reach the milestone of scalping 200 Test wickets. Shah achieved the feat on Day Four of the ongoing third Test against New Zealand. It was the opposition’s

IPL 2019 : Over 1,000 players register for auction

IPL 2019 : After the closure of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 player registration, a total of 1,003 players, including 232 overseas cricketers would take part in the forthcoming IPL player auction. Of 232 overseas players, 27 Afghans, 35 Australian, 10 Bangladeshi, 14 English, 17 Kiwis, 59 South African, 28 Sri Lankan, 33 West