Friday, April 16, 2021


Maria Sharapova announces engagement with Alexander Gilkes

5-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has announced her engagement with British businessman Alexander Gilkes. Sharapova, 33, retired from profes...

Rajeev Shukla set to become BCCI vice-president

The Board of Control for Cricket In India (BCCI) is all set to rope Rajeev Shukla as its next vice-president on the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on ...

Australian Open to start on February 8

The Australian Open will start on Feb. 8, three weeks later than scheduled, the ATP Tour said on Thursday in releasing an update of its calendar for ...

Ind-Oz series: All-rounder Henriques added to Australia squad

All-rounder Moises Henriques was added to Australia's injury-hit squad for the opening Test against India while pacer Sean Abott was ruled out of the...

Virat is the most 'Australian non-Australian cricketer' of all time: Greg Chappell

Former India coach Greg Chappell has called Virat Kohli the “most Australian non-Australian” cricketer of all time and thanked the sport&...

2021 World Indoor Championships postponed to March 2023

The track and field indoor world championships in China have been postponed for the second straight year. World Athletics on Thursday said the city o...

Parthiv Patel retires from all forms of cricket

Former Indian wicket-keeper Parthiv Patel has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on Wednesday. The 35-year-old represented India in 2...

2nd ODI between South Africa and England postponed

The second ODI between South Africa and England, which was due to take place at Newlands on Monday, has been postponed. The decision has been taken b...

Ravindra Jadeja ruled out of remainder of T20I series

All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja was ruled out of the remaining two T20 Internationals against Australia after he suffered concussion during the first mat...

T20I: India beats Aus by 11 runs to take 1-0 lead

Canberra: India defeated Australia by 11 runs in the first T20I of the three-match series at the Manuka Oval on Friday.  Three wicket performanc...

Atul Wassan to head DDCA's new Cricket Advisory Committee

The Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) named former India player Atul Wassan as the chairperson of the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) f...

Virat Kohli breaks Tendulkar's record to become fastest to 12,000 ODI runs

Virat Kohli became the sixth batsman in international cricket, and second Indian after Sachin Tendulkar to reach the 12,000 run mark. Kohli reached a...

India beats Australia by 13 runs to win final ODI

Canberra: India defeated Australia by 13 runs in the third and final ODI against Australia to avoid a series whitewash here on Wednesday. India had l...

Lewis Hamilton tests COVID-19 positive; to miss Sakhir GP

Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has tested positive for novel coronavirus and will thus miss Sakhir Grand Prix, Mercedes announced on Tuesda...

Warner ruled out, Cummins rested for rest of limited-overs series against India

In-form Australian opener David Warner has been ruled out of the remainder of the limited-overs series against India due to a groin injury that he su...

4 Olympic-bound boxers included in TOPS

Four Olympic-bound Indian boxers -- two men and as many women -- have been included in the sports ministry's Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS), the...

Finch becomes 2nd fastest Australian to score 5000 ODI runs

Aaron Finch on Friday became the second-fastest Australian batsman to score 5,000 runs in One-Day Internationals (ODIs). He achieved the feat during ...

Argentina declares 3-day national mourning for Diego Maradona's death

Buenos Aires: The Argentina government has declared three days of national mourning for the death of football legend Diego Armando Maradona, the offi...

Diego Maradona, football legend, passes away

Buenos Aires: Diego Maradona has reportedly passed away at the age of 60. The Argentina legend - regarded by many as the greatest footballer of all t...

Australia vs India: Rohit, Ishant to miss first 2 Tests

India's star opener Rohit Sharma and pacer Ishant Sharma will miss the first two Tests against Australia and are also doubtful for the remaining two ...

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