Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.


All category news

  • Dominic Thiem withdraws from Miami Open due to ankle injury

    16 March, 2018 10:40 AM 59

    New Delhi: World number six Dominic Thiem has withdrawn from the Miami Open due to an ankle injury, with the Austrian hoping to return for the claycourt season in Europe next month. The 24-year-old retired while trailing Pablo Cuevas 6-3 4-6 2-4 during his third round match at Indian Wells earlier this week. "Unfortunately I have to pull out from Miami

  • Action against Mohammed Shami will be taken after CoA report: IPL chief Rajeev Shukla

    16 March, 2018 7:53 AM 45

    Vinod Rai has instructed the BCCI's ACU chief Neeraj Kumar to look into the corruption allegations levelled against Shami by his wife. New Delhi: Indian pacer Mohammed Shami, who has been embroiled in a massive controversy after his wife Hasin Jahan filed a police complaint accusing him of domestic violence and adultery, is facing the heat from the Board

  • KL Rahul Wisden India Almanack 'Cricketer of the year'

    15 March, 2018 9:06 PM 20

    Bengaluru: KL Rahul is the 'Cricketer of the Year' in the sixth edition of Wisden India Almanack, which has just been released. The Almanack pays a tribute to India's women cricketers, with a wonderful cover picture of celebration at the World Cup. Virat Kohli has emerged as the most successful Indian and international cricketer, but this year the focus

  • England plays down Stokes’ injury concerns

    15 March, 2018 4:13 PM 6

    England has played down injury concerns surrounding Ben Stokes ahead of the first Test against New Zealand, saying he should be fit to play. The star all-rounder picked up a back niggle in the recently completed one-day series win over the Black Caps and has reportedly not trained since. He also missed England’s two-day warm-up games against a New Zealand

  • Another set of athletes leave for Australia before Commonwealth Games

    15 March, 2018 2:50 PM 32

    New Delhi: Another batch of 12 Indian track and field athletes left the country for Australia to get acclimatised to the conditions there ahead of next month's Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. With four athletes, including star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, having left for Australia yesterday, the total number of Indians from track and field to reach

  • Sanjivani takes bronze, helps Indian team finish third

    15 March, 2018 12:36 PM 20

    KOCHI: Maharashtra’s Sanjivani Jadhav, the World University Games 10,000m silver medallist last year, won the women’s bronze in the 14th Asian Cross Country Championships at Guiyang, China, on Thursday. Sanjivani’s performance in the 8km event also helped India finish third in the women’s team championship. The women’s field had another prominent Indian

  • Catalonia and Clymene impress

    15 March, 2018 9:18 AM 28

    Catalonia and Clymene impressed when the horses were exercised here on Thursday (March 15) morning. 600m: Ame (rb) 37. Urged. Run Forest Run (Chouhan) 38.5. Moved freely. Rising Brave (Ikram) 37. Responded well. 800m: Flashing Honour (S.Sunil) 56, 600/41. Easy. Pondarosa (Jethu) 54.5, 600/40. Moved freely. Synchronicity (Merchant) 51.5, 600/38.5. Moved

  • Roger Federer breezes into quarters, Simona Halep makes semis at Indian Wells

    15 March, 2018 9:15 AM 39

    California: World No. 1 Roger Federer defeated unseeded Jeremy Chardy, of France, 7-5, 6-4 in the fourth round of the ATP Indian Wells Masters on Wednesday. Federer is off to one of his best career starts to a season and is now 15-0 in 2018. Federer advances to the quarter-finals where he will face South Korea`s Chung Hyeon who defeated 30th seeded Pablo

  • Lionel Messi hits 100th Champions League goal as Barcelona make last eight

    15 March, 2018 4:23 AM 31

    Lionel Messi scored his 100th Champions League goal as Barcelona defeated Chelsea 3-0 on Wednesday. Messi, back in the side after attending the birth of his third child in Argentina at the weekend, reached the landmark with his second goal of the night after 62 minutes at Camp Nou. He had already put Barcelona ahead after just three minutes, beating

  • Jhulan Goswami back for T20 tri-series after injury lay-off

    14 March, 2018 7:43 PM 31

    New Delhi: Veteran seamer Jhulan Goswami was named in the Indian women's team for the T20 tri-series involving Australia and England with Harmanpreet Kaur back as the leader. Taniya Bhatia will continue keeping the wickets. There aren't too many changes to the team that beat South Africa in South Africa last month. Smriti Mandhana will be Harmanpreet's