Monday, April 12, 2021


Boxing coach Puthalath Raghavan passes away

Kozhikode: Noted boxing coach Pooladikunnu native Puthalath Raghavan passed away. His disciples had won the first gold medal in boxing for Kerala.&nb...

Morgan breaks Dhoni's record of most sixes as international captain

England captain Eoin Morgan broke India wicket-keeper batsman M.S Dhoni’s long-standing international record for most sixes as a captain on Tue...

Sumit Nagal gets direct entry into singles main draw of US Open

  Sumit Nagal has received a direct entry into the US Open singles main draw after several top players pulled out of the Grand Slam starting Augu...

Rafael Nadal withdraws from US Open

Defending champion Rafael Nadal will skip the U.S Open because of the coronavirus pandemic, putting on hold his bid to equal Roger Federer’s me...

IPL 2020: VIVO pulls out as sponsors after uproar in India

Mumbai: The Indian Premier League will have a new standalone sponsor after VIVO decided to take a break from their sponsorship commitments in 2020 am...

Jonathan Trott appointed England batting coach for Pakistan series

Former batsman Jonathan Trott has been appointed England’s batting coach for the upcoming three-Test series against Pakistan, starting Wednesda...

Rahul Dravid to be part of BCCI’s COVID task force

The BCCI is forming a COVID-19 task force and it will include, among others, former captain and National Cricket Academy chief Rahul Dravid, the apex...

Criminal proceedings against Gianni Infantino grotesque and absurd, says FIFA

Global soccer body FIFA has described the decision by Swiss authorities to open criminal proceedings against its president Gianni Infantino last week...

Australia and West Indies postpone T20 series in Oct

  Cricket Australia said it has put on hold their three-game T20I series against the West Indies which was scheduled to be held in October. Match...

BCCI not to punish players if they admit to age fudging

The BCCI said it will grant amnesty to registered players who voluntarily declare any age fraud but those found to be in breach of the unusual scheme...

Nick Kyrgios won’t play US Open due to coronavirus concerns

Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the US Open because of concerns over the coronavirus and in honor of the “hundreds and thousands of Americans&r...

IPL 2020 in UAE from Sept 19 to Nov 10

New Delhi: The Indian Premier League Governing Council (IPL GC) met via video-conference to decide on the issues concerning the VIVO IPL 2020 edition...

Hardik Pandya-Natasa welcome baby boy

  India all-rounder Hardik Pandya and Natasa Stankovic have been blessed with a baby boy, the 26-year-old announced via his social media handle. ...

Kaneria alleges discrimination in PCB after Umar Akmal's ban is halved

Former Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria is quite unhappy that Umar Akmal’s three-year suspension was reduced to half, 18 months, and accused the...

India will not be as effective as Wagner in bowling bouncers: Wade

India's formidable pace attack will not be as effective as New Zealand speedster Neil Wagner in bowling bouncers during their upcoming tour of Austra...

Sergio Perez first F1 driver to test positive for coronavirus

Segio Perez has tested positive for Covid-19, the first Formula 1 driver to test positive for the virus since the season got off to a delayed start e...

Criminal case opened against FIFA president Gianni Infantino

A criminal case against FIFA president Gianni Infantino was opened Thursday by a Swiss special prosecutor. The case is connected to a meeting Infanti...

Minister sanctions Rs 5 lakh for financially distressed Wushu player

  Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju sanctioned Rs 5 lakh for Shiksha, a Haryana-based wushu player, who was forced to work as a farm labourer due to s...

Rajat Bhatia announces retirement

Domestic veteran Rajat Bhatia on Wednesday announced retirement from all forms of cricket and he looks back at his long career with "no regrets" afte...

Umar Akmal's 3-year-ban reduced to 18 months

Lahore: Pakistan middle-order batsman Umar Akmal's ban over corruption charges has been reduced by one and a half years by an independent adjudicator...

A.B de Villiers joins RCB bio-bubble in Chennai

Rishabh Pant to lead Delhi Capitals in IPL 2021

Harmanpreet Kaur tests positive for Covid-19

Want to score most hundreds for England: Bairstow

Sachin Tendulkar tests positive for COVID-19

BBC honour for Anju Bobby George, Koneru Humpy

Tiger Woods seriously injured in crash on steep LA-area road

Saina, Prannoy test positive for COVID-19 again

2021 World Indoor Championships postponed to March 2023

4 Olympic-bound boxers included in TOPS