03 Oct 2015
Dharamsala: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said that two or three bad overs that saw too many boundaries being leaked cost them the first cricket Twenty20 International against South Africa here.
28 Sep 2015
New Delhi: South Africa's Test captain Hashim Amla will be missing the opening T20 warm-up game against Board President's XI at Palam here tomorrow.
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.
13 Oct 2014
Sydney: The ICC crackdown on bowlers with suspect action has come 20 years too late, says former international umpire Darrell Hair, who famously called Sri Lankan great Muttiah Muralitharan for alleged chucking during a Test in Melbourne in 1995.
10 Sep 2015
Baku: Grandmaster P Harikrishna will look to put his best foot forward when he meets Max Illingworth of Australia in the first round of the World Chess Cup, here.
15 Jul 2015
St Andrews (Scotland): India's Anirban Lahiri may be playing at the Old Course at St Andrews for the first time in his career, but he is not allowing the stage, the atmosphere and the history of the place to intimidate him.
26 Aug 2015
Bangkok: Defending champion Shiva Thapa (56kg) was among the six Indians who were handed first-round byes while Asian Games bronze-medallist Vikas Krishan (75kg) was the only one to be seeded at second as the country made a winning start at the Asian Championships here today.
04 Jan 2015
Sydney: Australian opener David Warner on Tuesday said it would be interesting to see how “fiery” Virat Kohli would be when he leads the Indian side out in the fourth Test. “I’d like to see him, if he’ll come out with the same aggression as last Test, if he will do it as captain,” Warner said.
24 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Sports Ministry has sanctioned an amount of Rs 9 lakh to badminton star Saina Nehwal for hiring a full time physiotherapist till 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
15 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Sania Mirza’s name was on Friday officially approved for the coveted Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, becoming only the second tennis player to be nominated for the highest sporting honour.