Monday, April 12, 2021


There was environment of fear in Pakistan team during 2019 WC: Inzamam

There was a sense of insecurity among Pakistan players during the 2019 World Cup, claims former chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq, who also reckons that ...

West Indies batting great Everton Weekes dies

Legendary West Indies batsman Sir Everton Weekes died aged 95 on Wednesday. Weekes had suffered a heart attack in 2019 and had been unwell since then...

India among 5 bidders for 2027 Asian Cup

India has bid for the 2027 Asian Cup hosting rights along with four other countries, the Asian Football Federation (AFC) has revealed. The other bidd...

Messi scores 700th goal, Barcelona held 2-2 by Atletico Madrid

Lionel Messi scored his 700th career goal for club and country before Atletico Madrid came back to draw 2-2 in the Spanish league and deal Barcelona'...

Finch in awe of Virat's consistency across formats

The weight of expectations in a cricket-mad country like India is huge but Virat Kohli has done an exceptional job leading the side, says Australia's...

My style won’t change if given role of captaincy in absence of Root: Stokes

Star all-rounder Ben Stokes says he won’t change his playing approach even if he is handed England’s captaincy in the absence of regular ...

Dave Cameron joins race for ICC chairman's post

Former Cricket West Indies (CWI) boss Dave Cameron has thrown his hat in the ring to succeed India's Shashank Manohar as the next ICC chairman. The U...

Dravid taught me importance of switching off from cricket: Pujara

India's Test batting mainstay Cheteshwar Pujara cannot describe in words the influence that Rahul Dravid has had on his life but says he will always ...

Novak Djokovic's coach tests positive for coronavirus

Former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic, who now coaches Novak Djokovic and attended the top-ranked player’s exhibition series in Serbia and...

David Beckham co-owner of new Guild Esports org

  Add “esports mogul” to the list of David Beckham’s business interests. The former soccer star, a fashion icon, product endors...

AUS, NZ to co-host FIFA 2023 Women’s World Cup

Australia and New Zealand will co-host the Women’s World Cup in 2023, with the following edition possibly set to take place just two years late...

Tokyo Olympics must firm up $3.3 bn in sponsor income

Tokyo: Local sponsors have chipped in a record 3.3 billion to support the postponed Tokyo Olympics. That's at least two times more than any previous ...

Dravid beats Sachin in Wisden poll on greatest Indian Test batsman

Rahul Dravid is the greatest Indian Test batsman, according to a poll conducted on social media by Wisden India. Dravid beat Tendulkar by a narrow ma...

Regret casual attitude that led to my ban: Shakib

Star Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan deeply regrets his 'silly mistake' of not reporting a corrupt approach by an Indian bookie to the ICC, le...

Happy b'day, Lionel Messi

Barcelona: Record-breaking Ballon D'Or winner and of the most decorated football players ever, Lionel Messi turned 33 years on Wednesday. He made his...

Novak Djokovic, wife tests positive for coronavirus

Belgrade: Novak Djokovic tested positive for the coronavirus on Tuesday after taking part in a tennis exhibition series he organized in Serbia and Cr...

Sania Mirza signs up with Cornerstone

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza on Tuesday signed a deal with talent management agency Cornerstone. The six-time Grand Slam winner will be working clo...

The Undertaker announces retirement from WWE

Wrestling legend and WWE superstar The Undertaker has announced his retirement from World Wrestling Entertainment.Earlier, the wrestler had announced...

Dravid's impact on Indian cricket same as that of Sachin: Gambhir

Former opener Gautam Gambhir feels that batting great Rahul Dravid is the country's most "under-rated" ex-captain, who never got enough credit for hi...

Grigor Dimitrov tested positive for COVID-19

Washington: Grigor Dimitrov has tested positive for COVID-19, leading to the cancellation of an exhibition event in Croatia where top-ranked Novak Dj...

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