Saturday, January 25, 2020


'Virat Kohli is a very hard guy to bowl to': Adam Zampa

Admitting the excellence of India batsman Virat Kohli, Australia leg-spinner Adam Zampa on Thursday said that the India skipper is a very hard guy to...

Dhoni dropped from BCCI's central contracts list

Mahendra Singh Dhoni was dropped from the BCCI's list of centrally contracted players, raising fresh doubts on the future of the former India captain...

Concussed Pant ruled out of 2nd ODI

Rishabh Pant was ruled out of India's second ODI against Australia on Friday as the young wicket-keeper batsman has not yet recovered from the concus...

WFI suspends 8 women grapplers for missing national camp

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has suspended eight women grapplers for one year for missing the national camp in Lucknow. WFI Assistant Secr...

Finch expects India to 'fight back' hard in 2nd ODI

Australian captain Aaron Finch has no doubts that India will 'fight back' in the second ODI in Rajkot on Friday after being battered in the series-op...

Australian Open: Prajnesh advances to second round, Nagal crashes out

  India’s Sumit Nagal suffered a straight-set loss in the first round to crash out of the men’s singles qualifiers of the Australian ...

Australia women’s cricket coach Mott extends stay

  Matthew Mott extended his contract as head coach of the Australian women’s team through to the end of the 2021 one-day World Cup in New Z...

Boult, Ferguson ruled out, injury-hit NZ recall Bennett for India T20Is

  New Zealand, recalled medium-pacer Hamish Bennett into the national team after more than two-and-half years, as injury ruled out Trent Boult an...

Sophie Devine takes over as New Zealand captain

New Zealand all-rounder Sophie Devine has been named captain of the women’s team, taking over from Amy Satterthwaite, who recently gave birth t...

Wozniacki to head into retirement, loved but legacy unsure

  Caroline Wozniacki will, fittingly, take her final bow over the next fortnight at Melbourne Park, the scene of her only Grand Slam victory in a...

De Minaur out of Australian Open due to abdominal injury

Local hope Alex de Minaur withdrew from the Australian Open due to an abdominal injury. De Minaur helped Australia into the ATP Cup semi-finals earli...

Meg Lanning to lead Australia in title defense at T20 WC

Australia have announced their squad for the upcoming Women's T20 World Cup slated to be held in February. Teenager Annabel Sutherland has found a pl...

Zimbabwe names squad for SL Tests, Chatara ruled out

Zimbabwe fast bowler Tendai Chatara has been ruled out of the upcoming two-Test series against Sri Lanka. According to, Chatara has f...

Kane Williamson returns to NZ T20I fold for India series

New Zealand have announced their 14-member squad for the upcoming five-match T20I series against India in which they have recalled right-arm pacer Ha...

Sania Mirza enters women’s doubles semifinals of Hobart International

Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza's comeback from maternity leave continued to be a success as she entered the women's doubles semifinals of the Hobart I...

Sindhu advances; Saina Nehwal, Sai Praneeth crash out of Indonesia Masters

P.V. Sindhu stormed to her 10th consecutive victory over  Japan's Aya Ohori to advance to the second round of the Indonesia Masters Super 500. T...

Ireland stun West Indies by 4 runs in T20 opener

Ireland rode on a career-best 95 from opener Paul Stirling before keeping their nerve in a nail-biting final over to pull off a four-run win over wor...

Rohit Sharma named ODI Player of the Year

India's star opener Rohit Sharma was named the ICC's Men's ODI Cricketer of the Year for 2019, for his incredible run of form through the year.The 32...

Rohit named ODI player of the year, Ben Stokes chosen world player of the year

After a stunning year in both Test and ODI cricket, England all-rounder Ben Stokes has won the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for the world player of the...

MCC wants Tests to remain 5-day affairs

Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), the custodians of the game’s laws, says it wants tests to continue being played over five days amid calls for ma...

India beat NZ by 6 wickets in T20 opener

I felt like I could change course of the game: Sarfaraz

Ravi Shastri: World Cup an obsession for Team India

Can't think of revenge against New Zealand, says Kohli

With No. 1 in sight, McIlroy takes long view

Atletico Madrid knocked out of Copa del Rey

Rodgers eases Vardy injury fears

West Brom's promotion push stalled again by Stoke

World Archery lifts suspension on India

Khelo India Youth Games: Maharashtra crowned champion

Rana powers Delhi to victory in big run chase

Anand draws with Dubov; Carlsen back in reckoning

Australian Open: Naomi Osaka knocked out

AO 2020: Rafael Nadal accidentally hits ball girl

Serena knocked out of Australian Open