Category: Sports

Scoreboard: India vs England, First ODI

Pune, Mar 23:  Scoreboard of the first ODI between India and England here on Tuesday. India Innings: Rohit Sharma c Jos Buttler b Stokes 28 Shikhar Dhawan c Morgan b Stokes 98 Virat Kohli c Moeen b Mark Wood 56 Shreyas Iyerc (sub) Livingstone b Mark Wood 6 […]

Cricket-Kohli leads from front, India clinch T20 series against England

Virat Kohli led from the front as India prevailed in a high-scoring decider, beating England by 36 runs in the final Twenty20 International to complete a 3-2 series victory on Saturday. Rohit Sharma smashed 64 and Kohli remained not out on 80 to power India to 224-2, their […]

‘I was down’: Federer had hard time before 2nd knee surgery

Doha, Mar 8:  Roger Federer never seriously contemplated retirement while he was away from the tennis tour for more than a year. He did have a hard time dealing with the need for a repeat operation on his bad right knee, though. “I was down. Obviously I couldn’t […]

Cricket-India beat England by an innings and 25 runs for 3-1 series win

India beat England by an innings and 25 runs in the fourth and final test to complete a 3-1 series victory in Ahmedabad on Saturday. Having conceded a 160-run lead, England were all out for 135 in their second innings on day three of the contest. The win […]

Tennis-Osaka juggernaut rolls on to second Australian Open crown

Naomi Osaka crushed Jennifer Brady 6-4 6-3 to secure her second Australian Open title on Saturday and cement her standing as the new queen of the women’s game. Osaka’s one-sided win over the 22nd-seeded American in the final at Rod Laver Arena gave the Japanese juggernaut her fourth […]

Rohit’s dismissal puts India on backfoot after rookie attack restricts Australia to 369

Brisbane, Jan 16 (PTI) Rohit Sharma’s indiscreet shot selection pegged India back after rookie bowling attack restricted Australia to 369 on a rain-curtailed second day of the fourth Test on Saturday. With heavy thundershowers preventing any play in the post tea session, India ended the day at 62 for […]

Smith denies accusations of gamesmanship during third test

SYDNEY – Australia’s Steve Smith has denied trying to erase Rishabh Pant’s guard in the batting crease during the third test against India on Monday, saying he had been marking centre as he always does. Video footage from the stump camera of Smith dragging his boot across the […]

Fight To Remember: Vihari, Ashwin pull off memorable draw after Pant pyrotechnics

Sydney:  Ravichandran Ashwin and Hanuma Vihari battled pain and a hostile Australian bowling attack while resolutely displaying the largely extinct art of Test-saving batsmanship to snatch a remarkable draw for India after Rishabh Pant raised visions of an improbable win here on Monday. Chasing a herculean target of […]

Set 407 for victory, India reach 98/2 at stumps on Day 4

Sydney:  Set an improbable victory target of 407, India reached 98 for two at stumps on the fourth day of the third Test against Australia here on Sunday. At close of play, Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara were batting on 4 and 9, respectively, after Rohit Sharma (52) […]

Jadeja’s hand injury piles on pressure on India bowlers

SYDNEY – India were left to count the cost of an injury to Ravindra Jadeja on Saturday after the left-arm spinner was unable to take the field in Australia’s second innings after suffering a blow to his bowling hand while batting. The 32-year-old was hit on his left […]

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