Friday, April 16, 2021


Gayle says cricket not free of racism

Expressing solidarity with the 'Black Lives Matter' campaign, star West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has alleged that he faced racist remarks during hi...

Amit Panghal, Vikas Krishan nominated for Khel Ratna

New Delhi: World silver-medallist Amit Panghal and the seasoned Vikas Krishan were nominated for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award by the Boxing Fede...

Natasa Stankovic, Hardik Pandya expecting their first child

Actress Natasa Stankovic on Sunday confirmed that she and fiance Hardik Pandya are expecting their first child together.Sharing photos of herself and...

Slight advantage for Australia in day-night Test: Smith

Star batsman Steve Smith says the experience of having played more pink ball games than India would give Australia 'slight advantage' when the two si...

At this phase of my career, I am enjoying my cricket: Ishant

He has been phenomenal in the last few years and India pacer Ishant Sharma simply believes that it has to do with him 'enjoying his cricket'. The 31-...

Jasprit Bumrah wants 'alternative' to saliva to shine ball

New Delhi: Premier Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah won't miss the hugs and high-fives as part of a wicket celebration but he will certainly miss applying...

Italian Open to be played in Rome in September

Milan: Italian tennis federation president Angelo Binaghi said he was confident that the ATP and WTA Rome clay-court tournament could now be played i...

WI cricket board approves 'bio-secure' England tour

The West Indies cricket board has approved next month's tour of England where the regional side will play three Tests in a 'bio-secure' environment. ...

Federer is world's highest paid athlete in Forbes list

Roger Federer is the first tennis player to top the annual Forbes list of the world's highest paid athletes, overtaking footballer Lionel Messi.Feder...

Mathews' absence in 2011 WC final hurt us: Sangakkara

Former skipper Kumar Sangakkara believes missing Angelo Mathews due to an injury hurt Sri Lanka badly in the summit clash of the 2011 World Cup, whic...

ICC defers decision on T20 WC till June 10

The wait to know if the T20 World Cup in Australia will be held on schedule in October-November just got longer. “A number of Board members had...

Shoaib Akhtar picks Dravid as India’s most decorated batsman

Rahul Dravid is widely celebrated as one of the greatest batsmen of all-time let alone this generation. His rock-solid defence and gritty approached ...

Tougher for bowlers to find rhythm post lockdown: Brett Lee

Mumbai: Former Australian speedster Brett Lee reckons that it will be tougher for bowlers to find their rhythm after the lockdown and they will requi...

Former Brazil women’s soccer coach Alvarez dies

Sao Paulo: Oswaldo Alvarez, who coached Brazil at the last two Women’s World Cups, died in a Sao Paulo hospital on Monday. He was 63.Alvarez re...

Sachin surprises family on 25th anniversary with homemade 'Mango Kulfi'

Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar, who broke many records during his 24-year-long international career, reached another milestone, but this time off the field...

FIFA suspends Haiti football chief accused of rape

Port-au-Prince: FIFA has suspended the president of Haiti's football federation for 90 days pending an investigation into allegations he sexually abu...

Kvitova would 'rather cancel' Grand Slams than play without fans

Prague: Two-time Wimbledon winner Petra Kvitova has said she would prefer Grand Slams did not take place as opposed to playing them behind closed doo...

Dravid feels playing in bio-secure environment is unrealistic

New Delhi: Former Indian captain Rahul Dravid feels the ambition to resume cricket in a bio-secure environment is 'unrealistic', giving a thumbs down...

Werner bags hat-trick as Leipzig trounce Mainz

Berlin: Sweet-toothed striker Timo Werner bagged a hat-trick as RB Leipzig thrashed Mainz 5-0 to climb back to third in the Bundesliga and keep their...

Babar is very close to being in same league as Kohli, Smith: Misbah

Karachi: Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq believes Babar Azam is destined to be a world class player and is very close to being i...

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