Monday, April 12, 2021


Lanka Premier League to kick off on Aug 28

The inaugural Lanka Premier League T20 tournament will kick off on August 28, the Sri Lanka Cricket Board (SLC) said. The board gave its approval to ...

Anand finally gets a win in Legends of Chess tourney

Chennai:Viswanathan Anand finally snapped the string of defeats at the Legends of Chess online tournament, beating Boris Gelfand of Israel 2.5-0.5 in...

IPL governing council meeting likely on Aug 2

New Delhi: The governing council of the Indian Premier League is likely to meet on August 2 to give a final shape to the schedule and discuss other a...

No cricketer in world is even close to Stokes: Gambhir

Nobody in world cricket is even close to England all-rounder Ben Stokes, who is "in his own league", reckons former India opener Gautam Gambhir. Engl...

Viswanathan Anand suffers 6th consecutive defeat in Legends of Chess tourney

Former world champion Viswanathan Anand’s struggles continued in the USD 150,000 Legends of Chess online tournament as he suffered his sixth co...

Simona Halep withdraws from Palermo Open after quarantine order

World number two Simona Halep has withdrawn from next month’s Palermo Ladies Open following Italy’s decision to impose a mandatory quaran...

Kumble names Lara as best batsman he bowled against

Anil Kumble had an illustrious career, studded with record breaking performances and several laurels. Kumble was a tall figure and won a lot of Test ...

IPL 2020 to kick off on Sept 19 in the UAE: Report

New Delhi: The postponed edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) to be held in the UAE will begin on September 19, with the final to be played on ...

Teach real history instead of a sanitized version: Sangakkara on racism

Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara on Thursday delivered a powerful message against racism, saying education without values will not stop dis...

Anand loses to Carlsen in Legends of Chess tourney

India's Viswanathan Anand suffered his second consecutive loss, going down to world No.1 Magnus Carlsen in the second round of the USD 150,000 chess2...

WI could 'destroy' Hope if he plays third Test: Ambrose

Pace legend Curtly Ambrose reckons that West Indies must rest out-of-form Shai Hope for the series-deciding third Test because repeated failures may ...

Ben Stokes tops ICC all-rounder rankings

Ben Stokes has moved to the top of the ICC Test all-rounder rankings for the first time.Stokes scored 176 from 356 balls in the first innings of Engl...

Messi wins record 7th scoring title in Spanish league

  Lionel Messi won a record seventh top scoring title in the Spanish league after netting twice in Barcelona's 5-0 rout of Alav s in the final ro...

Jack Nicklaus says he tested positive for coronavirus

Jack Nicklaus has revealed during the CBS telecast of the Memorial that he and his wife tested positive for the coronavirus at the onset of the pande...

Tickets bought for postponed T20WC will remain valid if Australia hosts it in 2021: ICC

The tickets sold for the now-postponed ICC T20 World Cup will remain valid if Australia hosts the edition in 2021 instead of India.In case the event ...

Australia’s proposed tour of England to begin on September 4

Australia’s “bio-secure” tour of England comprising three T20s and as many ODIs will begin on September 4, according to a report. T...

Lewis Hamilton wins 8th Hungarian GP to take back F1 championship lead

Lewis Hamilton won the Hungarian Grand Prix for the eighth time to equal Michael Schumacher’s single-venue record and take the championship lea...

Shakib Al Hasan’s father tests positive for coronavirus

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan’s father Mashrur Reza has tested positive for coronavirus as his report came out on Sunday. Ever since t...

Ben Stokes can become one of England’s greatest cricketers: Dominic Cork

Former England pacer Dominic Cork reckons star all-rounder Ben Stokes will go on to become one of his country’s greatest cricketers ever. Stoke...

IPL 2020 to take place in UAE if conditions apply

While the cricket world waits for a decision on the 2020 T20 World Cup in Australia and then the normally-glitzy Indian Premier League (IPL), UAE is ...

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