Jun 21

Pressure on Messi against Croatia after Ronaldo scores again

Pressure on Messi against Croatia after Ronaldo scores again. Lionel Messi is under increased pressure to redeem himself when Argentina face Croatia in Thursday’s pivotal match after eternal rival Cristiano Ronaldo scored his fourth goal of the World Cup to send Morocco packing. France will be looking for a second World Cup Group C win

Taapsee Pannu shares ‘Soorma’ tales on social media

Taapsee Pannu shares ‘Soorma’ tales on social media. Actress Taapsee Pannu took to social media to share the tales of the hard work that went behind the portrayal of her character for Sandeep Singh’s biopic ‘Soorma’. While sharing the video, she wrote, “Between my craziness n madness I learnt a little bit of this wonderful

Cristiano Ronaldo delivers again as Portugal down Morocco
Cristiano Ronaldo delivers again as Portugal down Morocco

MOSCOW: Cristiano Ronaldo followed up his opening game heroics at the World Cup with the only goal in a 1-0 win for Portugal against Morocco as the European champions edged closer to the last 16. The Real Madrid star struck in the fourth minute in Mos – cow to surpass Hungarian legend Ferenc Puskas as Europe’s all-time leading

FIFA WC: Colombia face Japan, Poland to meet Senegal

FIFA WC: Colombia face Japan, Poland to meet Senegal. Colombia will look to kick start their campaign at the ongoing 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup on a winning note when they cross swords with struggling Japanese side here at the Mordovia Arena in Saransk on Tuesday. Going into the clash, Colombia will aim

VAR penalty gives Sweden a narrow win over S Korea
VAR penalty gives Sweden a narrow win over S Korea

Nizhny Novgorod: A VAR-awarded penalty gave Sweden a narrow but deserved victory in their opening Group F match against a poor South Korea side here today. Veteran Swedish skipper Andreas Granqvist scored the only goal of the game from the spot after Viktor Claesson was upended by South Korean substitute Kim Min-woo Kim in the

Serbia edge out Costa Rica in Group E opener
Serbia edge out Costa Rica in Group E opener

SAMARA: Aleksandar Kolarov scored from a left-footed free kick in the 56th minute and Serbia opened their World Cup with a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica here today.After David Guzman was handed a yellow card, Kolarov curled the ensuing free kick over the wall. Costa Rica goalkeeper Keylor Navas, who plays for Real Madrid, couldn’t

Rampal's late strike hands India 3-2 win over Spain
Rampal’s late strike hands India 3-2 win over Spain

MADRID: Skipper Rani Rampal scored a late winner as Indian women’s hockey team dished out a spirited performance to beat Spain 3-2 in the third game and register their first win of the five-match series at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium here.By virtue of this win late last night, India and Spain are

India beat Afghanistan by innings and 262 runs
India beat Afghanistan by innings and 262 runs

BENGALURU: Afghanistan’s dreams of scripting a fairytale turned into a virtual nightmare as a ruthlessly professional India demolished them by an innings and 262 runs inside two days to win the historic one-off Test match here. Afghanistan came across painfully short of experience for the longest format and were bowled out for 109 and 103

Russia overwhelm Saudi in FIFA World Cup opener
Russia overwhelm Saudi in FIFA World Cup opener

MOSCOW:Hosts Russia began their FIFA World Cup campaign in emphatic fashion, registering an easy 5-0 victory over minnows Saudi Arabia in a Group A game at the 81,000-seater Luzhniki Stadium here on Thursday. Yuri Gazinskiy (12th minute), Denis Cheryshev (43rd, 90+1), Artem Dzyuba (71st) and Aleksandr Golovin (90+4) scored for the hosts, who enjoyed a

Indian women salvage a 1-1 draw against Spain
Indian women salvage a 1-1 draw against Spain

MADRID: Anupa Barla produced a late goal as the Indian women’s team salvaged a 1-1 draw against hosts Spain in the second game of the five-match series at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium here. Outclassed 0-3 in the opening game, India recovered well to produce a gritty show as they made a comeback

PM Modi nominates Kumaraswamy for fitness challenge

PM Modi nominates Kumaraswamy for fitness challenge. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday nominated Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy and table tennis player Manika Batra for the ‘Fitness Challenge’, as part of ‘Hum Fit Toh India Fit’ campaign. The Prime Minister also nominated entire fraternity of brave IPS officers, especially those above 40 years to

India face Pakistan in Kabaddi Masters Dubai opener
India face Pakistan in Kabaddi Masters Dubai opener

MUMBAI: India will take on arch-rivals Pakistan in their campaign opener of the six nation Kabaddi Masters Dubai 2018, starting June 22, an International Kabaddi Federation (IKF) statement announced on Monday. The tournament, to be hosted at the Al Wasl Sports Club here, will be a 9-day action packed affair showcasing the best of Kabaddi action

Diljit Dosanjh’s ‘Soorma’ trailer : An intriguing story of Sandeep Singh

Diljit Dosanjh’s ‘Soorma’ trailer: The trailer of the Punjabi singer-actor, Diljit Dosanjh’s next, ‘Soorma‘ is out now and it is a story based on the greatest comeback of hockey legend, Sandeep Singh. The trailer of the film traces the journey of ex-captain of Indian Hockey team, Sandeep Singh, essayed by Dosanjh.The film showcases his personal

India lose to Bangladesh in women's Asia Cup final
India lose to Bangladesh in women’s Asia Cup final

KUALA LUMPUR: Six-time defending champions India suffered a three-wicket defeat against Bangladesh in the final of the Women’s Asia Cup Twenty20 cricket tournament at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Sunday. After India scored 112/9, thanks to Harmanpreet Singh’s 56, Bangladesh managed to get over the line in the final ball of their innings. Bangladesh were in

FIFA World Cup: Russia’s high-speed data plans for football fans

FIFA World Cup: With more than 1.5 million international fans expected in Russia across the month-long 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament starting next week, the country has put in place arrangements designed to make sure that the visitors do not feel let down by slow data speed. To provide a superior mobile broadband experience for

BCCI slaps 8-month ban on Punjab cricketer for doping
BCCI slaps 8-month ban on Punjab cricketer for doping

Jalandhar – The Board of Control for India in Cricket (BCCI) has handed a ban of eight months to Punjab wicketkeeper batsman Abhishek Gupta after for failing a doping test. Gupta’s suspension started from January 15 and will end on September 14. The 27-year-old cricketer from Jalandhar has become the first cricketer from Punjab to be found

Women's Asia Cup: India face Pakistan with eyes on final
Women’s Asia Cup: India face Pakistan with eyes on final

KUALA LUMPUR: Comfortably placed atop the points table, arch-rivals India and Pakistan will lock horns in a virtual semifinal clash of the women’s Asia Cup at the Kinrara Academy Oval here on Saturday. With six points apiece, India and Pakistan occupy the top two spots in the table, with a superior net run rate separating the

Women's T20 Asia Cup: India outclass Sri Lanka by 7 wickets
Women’s T20 Asia Cup: India outclass Sri Lanka by 7 wickets

KUALA LUMPUR: India bounced back from the humiliating seven wicket loss to Bangladesh, outclassing Sri Lanka by the same margin to register their third win and almost seal their place in the final of the Women’s T20 Asia Cup. The six-time champions consolidated their stay atop the points table, after riding an allround effort to beat

Jeep Renegade Creta Duster
Jeep Renegade Facelift Revealed; Will Rival Creta, Duster

Jeep has taken the wraps off the Renegade facelift in Europe through a couple of official pictures. The Renegade sits below the Compass and shares its platform with the same. Although it isn’t official yet, the Renegade should hit the Indian market soon (either later this year or early 2019). After all, several parts are common between the Compass and

Is cricketer Hardik Pandya dating Esha Gupta?

Is cricketer Hardik Pandya dating Esha Gupta? From few days famous Indian cricketer Hardik Pandya is making headlines to date Elli Avram. Both of them mostly spotted together on dinner dates.Recently at Hardik’s brother’s wedding Elli’s presence added fuel to the affairs rumours with Hardik. But soon rumours trickled in that the duo have parted