Jan 21

Cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur wants Railway to relieve her
Cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur wants Railway to relieve her

Cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur wants Railway to relieve her CHANDIGARH: Indian women’s cricket team vice-captain Harmanpreet Kaur has urged her employer, the Western Railway, to relieve her so that she can join as Deputy Superintendent of Police in Punjab. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has also taken up the matter with the Union Minister Piyush

India beat New Zealand to reach Four Nations hockey tourney final
India beat New Zealand to reach Four Nations hockey tourney final

India beat New Zealand to reach Four Nations hockey tourney final: Tauranga (New Zealand), (Jan 20) India thrashed hosts New Zealand 3-1 in the third match of the Four Nations hockey tourney final on Saturday to set up their summit clash against Olympic silver medallist Belgium here on Sunday.India scored through Harmanpreet Singh, Dilpreet Singh and

Look at the positives, we took 20 wickets: Dhoni on Test show
Look at the positives, we took 20 wickets: Dhoni on Test show

Look at the positives, we took 20 wickets: Dhoni on Test show CHENNAI: The under-fire Indian Test team got the backing of former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who said there are quite a few positives to pick despite the drubbing handed out by South Africa — the prominent one being the bowlers’ performance. Virat Kohli’s

Real Madrid beat sprited Leganes
Real Madrid beat sprited Leganes

Real Madrid beat sprited Leganes: Leganes (Jan 19) Real Madrid are well on the way to reaching the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey football tournament after beating Leganes 1-0 in the first leg of their quarter-final tie here.Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane stuck with the same sub-heavy squad he has been using so far in

Cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur fined for leaving the railway job

Harmanpreet Kaur, the cricket player fined for leaving the railway job. It is to be mentioned that Harmanpreet, who was on the superintendent’s rank in the railway. After Harmanpreet got a job in Punjab Police, she quits her job in railway. According to the information, the Chief Minister writes a letter to the Railway Minister to

Kohli named ICC, ODI Cricketer of the Year
Kohli named ICC, ODI Cricketer of the Year

DUBAI –  In phenomenal form across formats, lndian captain Virat Kohli on Thursday named the world cricketer of the year, besides bagging the top honour for ODI players in the ICC annual awards, announced here, In the qualification period from September 21, 2016 to the end of 2017. Kohli scored 2,203 Test runs at an

ICC AWARDS: Virat Kohli named Cricketer of the Year

The Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy, for the overall World Cricketer of the Year, passes from one Indian to another.Virat Kohli has been named as the winner of the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy at the 2017 ICC Awards for his exceptional performances across all formats, succeeding his teammate Ravichandran Ashwin.In the qualification period from 21 September

Australian Open: Paes-Raja enter 2nd round
Australian Open: Paes-Raja enter 2nd round

Australian Open tennis tournament: Melbourne, (Jan 18) Veteran Leander Paes and fellow Indian Purav Raja defeated N. Basilashvili and A. Haider-Maurer in straight sets in the first round of the men’s doubles competition at the Australian Open tennis tournament here on Thursday.The Indian combination did not face too much trouble from their European opponents as

South Africa end India's nine-series winning streak
South Africa end India’s nine-series winning streak

CENTURION: Indomitable at home, India’s batsmen capitulated in the face of South Africa’s menacing pace attack to suffer a 135-run drubbing in the second Test here today, ending a nine-series unbeaten run for Virat Kohli’s world No.1 side. After the 72-run loss in the opening Test, the margin got bigger here as the visitors handed

India thrash Japan 6–0 in four-nation tourney
India thrash Japan 6–0 in four-nation tourney

TAURANGA: India got off to a winning start in the double leg Four Nations Invitational Hockey Tournament, notching a comfortable 6-0 win against Japan at the Blake Park here on Wednesday. Rupinder Pal Singh (7th minute), Vivek Sagar Prasad 12th, 28th), Dilpreet Singh 35th, 45th) and Harmanpreet Singh (41st) scored in India’s win.The team got

Virat Kohli kisses wedding ring after scoring 153, dedicates to wife
Virat Kohli kisses wedding ring after scoring 153, dedicates to wife

Team Indian captain Virat Kohli led from the front with his 21st Test century to keep India in the hunt against South Africa at the SuperSport Park in Centurion on the 3rd day of the 2nd Test. Kohli scored a gritty 153 to ensure the visiting team didn’t concede a huge lead against the Proteas. What caught

South Africa end India’s nine-series winning streak

Centurion, Jan 17, Indomitable at home, India’s batsmen capitulated in the face of South Africa’s menacing pace attack to suffer a 135-run drubbing in the second Test here today, ending a nine-series unbeaten run for Virat Kohli’s world No.1 side. After the 72-run loss in the opening Test, the margin got bigger here as the

High Court notice restrain pub owner cricketer Gambhir's plea
HC notice to pub owner on cricketer Gambhir’s plea to restrain them

The Delhi High Court today sought response of a city-based restro-bar chain and its owner on Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir’s plea seeking to restrain them from using his name as their tagline. The plea, which was earlier rejected by a single judge bench, came up before the division bench of Justices G S Sistani and

Mitchell Johnson
Mitchell Johnson pulls out of PSL due to personal reasons

Former Test paceman Mitchell Johnson, who was set to make debut for the Karachi Kings in the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL), has been ruled out of the tournament because of personal reasons. Johnson took to his Twitter account and confirmed that he is making himself available for the upcoming PSL.“Yes I am making myself unavailable this PSL18 for personal reasons

India bowl out S. Africa for 258; need 287 to clinch second test
India bowl out S. Africa for 258; need 287 to clinch second test

India bowl out S. Africa for 258; need 287 to clinch second Test CENTURION: India bowled out South Africa for 258 in their second innings on Tuesday the fourth day of the second cricket Test here and set themselves a 287-run victory target. AB de Villiers (80) and captain Faf du Plessis (48) were the

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I-League: Churchill Brothers FC Goa register first win

Gokulam Kerala FC, who failed to score a single goal since their win against Indian Arrows last year, slumped to their fifth straight defeat in the on-going I-League Churchill Brothers FC Goa thumped their first win of the season. Kalu Ogba (16′, 74′) scored the only goal in the first half before the match went into an enthralling 45 minutes of football. Daniel

Venus Williams, US champion Stephens out in 1st round
Venus Williams, US champion Stephens out in 1st round

Venus Williams, US champion Stephens out in 1st round:  Melbourne, In her first match at the Australian Open since a Williams sister was guaranteed to win the title, Venus Williams lost in the first round to Belinda Bencic and ensured it cannot happen in 2018. Venus lost last year’s final at Melbourne Park to younger sibling

U19 World Cup: India thrash Australia by 100 runs
U19 World Cup: India thrash Australia by 100 runs

U19 World Cup: India thrash Australia by 100 runs. Tauranga (New Zealand), Jan 14 Excellent batting by the top order coupled with some superb bowling propelled India to a comprehensive 100-run victory over Australia in a Group B match of the ICC U19 World Cup here on Sunday.Electing to bat, India rode on half-centuries from Prithvi

Pant slams fastest T20 century by an Indian

New Delhi, Jan 14 : – Delhi wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant, abruptly sacked from captaincy a week ago, gave another example of his rare talent by blasting a record 32- ball hundred in a North Zone match against Himachal Pradesh, here today. Pant pummelled the opposition attack with the fastest century from an Indian to fire his

Yuki Bhambri qualifies for Australian Open main draw

Melbourne [Australia], January 14 : – Continuing his good form from the last season, Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri has qualified for the Australian Open with a come-from-behind win against Canada’s Peter Polansky. In his third and final qualifying match, the 25-year-old player struggled with his serve in the opening set before Polanksy pocketed the