12 Dec 2015
Mumbai: Praising Mahendra Singh Dhoni for his ability to keep cool in the face of adversity, Indian Test captain Virat Kohli yesterday said he is eager to learn this art of maintaining composure at all times from his predecessor.
01 Dec 2015
New Delhi: India's spinners have accounted for 47 out of 50 South African wickets in the Test series so far but leg-spinner Amit Mishra is a little disappointed that debate on nature of pitches has undermined the good performances of Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and him.
01 Dec 2015
Manikata (Malta): The Commonwealth Games is in talks with the International Cricket Council about bringing the sport back into the four-yearly event, organisers said. The Commonwealth Games Federation, which controls the second-biggest multi-sport event after the Olympics, said it was keen to get cricket back on the bill, with the Twenty20 shortest format of the game a particularly 'exciting' prospect.
11 May 2015
New Delhi: Twelve-time world champion cueist Pankaj Advani feels the government-run TOP Scheme for India's Olympic medal hopefuls clearly shows how sport is treated unequally in the country.
17 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Given her heart-winning performance at Rio Olympics 2016, authorities have reportedly decided to confer gymnast Dipa Karmakar with the prestigious Khel Ratna. Her name could officially be announced on Friday, sources said.
27 Nov 2014
London: Andy Murray announced his engagement to longtime girlfriend Kim Sears on Wednesday while also dispensing with two members of his backroom staff in Dani Vallverdu and Jez Green.
11 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Threatened with disqualification for not wearing vests bearing their country's name, Indian boxers at the ongoing Olympics have got their kits replaced as required by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) and will now compete without any hindrance.
13 Mar 2016
Kolkata: Floored by the warm reception in India after their arrival for the World Twenty20 Championship, Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi today said they have never felt any security threat in the country.
29 Oct 2015
Dubai: Former India captain Kapil Dev says the iconic Sachin Tendulkar "did not know how to make double hundreds, triple hundreds and 400 though he had the ability" to scale such peaks and was "stuck in the Mumbai school of cricket".
11 Mar 2016
Karachi: Suspense over Pakistan's participation in the World Twenty20 is expected to be over today with the country's government likely to clear its national cricket team's departure to India for the mega-event.