24 Sep 2013
New Delhi: PV Sindhu knows life will only get tougher with rising expectations after her World Championship bronze medal but the young Indian shuttler says that she is ready to put in the hard yards to reach the pinnacle of her sport one day.
01 Aug 2013
Karachi: He himself played as a specialist spinner in the Pakistan team but Mushtaq Ahmed, England's spin-bowling coach, said he has passed on the art of reverse swing to the English bowlers which they have been using to the good effect in the ongoing Ashes series.
09 Oct 2012
Former ICC elite panel umpire Darrell Hair is not at all surprised by the allegations of fixing against match officials, and said such rumours started doing rounds since the birth of the cash-rich Indian Premier League.
25 Dec 2012
Toss and pitch were distinctly missing from his utterances as Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned his focus on performance of the players, asking them to make themselves count in the limited-overs series against Pakistan starting here on Tuesday.
24 Aug 2012
Their first innings is in disarray after losing five batsmen but New Zealand spinner Jeetan Patel says they know the art of "fight" and hoped of making a comeback in the first Test against India.
18 May 2013
Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna reached the semifinals of the Rome Masters after getting a walkover from rivals Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek even as Sania Mizra and Bethanie Mattek-Sands crashed out of the women's event.
10 May 2013
Sunrisers Hyderabad will aim to pick up pieces after their drubbing in the hands of Chennai Super Kings as they aim to get past Kings XI Punjab in a Pepsi Indian Premier League encounter on Saturday.
19 Jul 2012
He is the youngest Indian pugilist to qualify for the Olympics but Shiva Thapa was busy trying his hand at athletics and football to start with before catching the phenomenal Mike Tyson on TV charmed him into taking up boxing.
28 Feb 2013
A hike of Rs 214 crore was allocated to the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports with Finance Minister P Chidambaram earmarking Rs 1219 crore for it in the 2013-14 budget presented in Parliament on Thursday.
10 Jul 2012
Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has admitted the jibes he'd received from England fans during successive Ashes series defeats had dented his often fragile confidence.