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  • James Anderson first to take 100 Test wickets at Lord’s

    12 August, 2018 1:19 PM 94

    England cricketer James Anderson on Sunday became only the second player to take most Test wickets at a single ground. He also became the first player to take 100 wickets at Lord’s during Day four of the second Test against India.  England cricketer James Anderson on Sunday became only the second player to take most Test wickets at a single ground. He also became

  • Arjun Tendulkar turns salesman outside Lord's, Harbhajan Singh shares his picture

    11 August, 2018 2:27 PM 54

    Arjun Tendulkar, who is training with the Marylebone Cricket Club in England, turned salesman outside the home of cricket on Friday.  Arjun Tendulkar, who is training with the Marylebone Cricket Club in England, turned salesman outside the home of cricket on Friday. Tendulkar junior was seen selling radios outside the Lord’s Cricket Ground during the rain-marred

  • FIFA bans former African Player of Year Kalusha Bwalya for 2 years

    10 August, 2018 5:27 PM 50

    MANCHESTER, ENGLAND: Zambia`s former African Footballer of the Year, Kalusha Bwalya was banned from the game for two years by world governing body FIFA after an investigation into his links to banned Qatari official Mohammed Bin Hammam. The adjudicatory chamber of FIFA’s Ethics Committee said on Friday that they had banned Bwalya, a member of the executive

  • Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram, Mithun Manjunath enter Vietnam Open semifinals

    10 August, 2018 4:15 PM 33

    India shuttlers Ajay Jayaram and Mithun Manjunath on Friday advanced to the Men’s singles semifinals of the Vietnam Open Super Tour 100 tournament.  India shuttlers Ajay Jayaram and Mithun Manjunath on Friday advanced to the Men’s singles semifinals of the Vietnam Open Super Tour 100 tournament. Jayaram started the first set with a healthy 5-0 lead but Xiaodong

  • Asian Games 2018: 20-year-old javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra to be flag bearer for India

    10 August, 2018 1:20 PM 57

    The Indian Olympic Association on Friday named javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra as India’s flag-bearer for the 2018 Asian Games opening ceremony.  The Indian Olympic Association on Friday named javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra as India’s flag-bearer for the 2018 Asian Games opening ceremony. Chopra will lead the Indian contingent comprising of 572 athletes

  • Virat Kohli has best technique in World Cricket: Steve Waugh

    9 August, 2018 1:50 PM 28

    Former Australian cricketer Steve Waugh said that India`s skipper Virat Kohli had the best technique in the world and is one of the stand-out players in Test cricket. Comparing Kohli to the likes of Windies legends Brian Lara and Vivian Richards, Waugh further stated that all these legendary cricketers were ‘big occasion’ players and the Indian batsman

  • Rohan Bopanna skips Rogers Cup to save shoulder for Asian Games

    6 August, 2018 7:39 PM 50

    NEW DELHI: Doubles specialist Rohan Bopanna, recuperating from a shoulder injury, will skip the ATP Rogers Cup beginning in Toronto on Monday, and will reach Palembang on August 14 to get acclimatised to the conditions ahead of the Asian Games. It means that Bopanna will compete at the Asian Games without any competitive match since the Wimbledon Championships

  • Rafael Nadal leads ATP rankings, Roger Federer secures second spot

    6 August, 2018 12:44 PM 38

    Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) released men's world singles ranking on Monday. MADRID: Spain's Rafael Nadal continued to lead the men's Association of Tennis Professionals world singles rankings released on Monday with 9,310 average points, ahead of Switzerland`s Roger Federer. Top-10 players are holding on to their positions except for South

  • Indian golfer Aditi Ashok makes cut for first time at Women's British Open

    4 August, 2018 5:50 PM 35

    Lytham St. Annes (England): India's Aditi Ashok continued to battle with links golf but at least managed to overcome one hurdle by making the cut at the Ricoh Women's British Open for the first time in three attempts, here. Aditi, who had missed the cut in previous two British Open appearances and the Scottish Open last year, made the cut at Scottish

  • India's U-16 football coach, says goal against Japan was encouraging

    4 August, 2018 5:17 PM 29

     India lost 1-2 against Japan in a 5th WAFF U-16 Championship match here in their first-ever meeting between the two countries at this level but head coach Bibiano Fernandes said the "encouraging" performance will go a long way in boosting the confidence of his players. AMMAN: India lost 1-2 against Japan in a 5th WAFF U-16 Championship match here in their