New Delhi: The rain played spoilsport during the 3rd T20 match between India and New Zealand played at Greenfield International Stadium in Thiruvananthapuram. Heavy showers ensured a frustrating day for fans, while players stayed indoors for a couple of hours. While the ground staff was busy making preparations to get the ground ready after the rain stopped, players in the ... Read More »
Category Archives: sportsFeed Subscription
Mumbai: After VVS Laxman’s and Ajit Agarkar’s remark against Team India wicketkeeper MS Dhoni, legendary Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar came in support of the Jharkhand cricketer, saying that Dhoni alone should not be blamed for the loss to New Zealand in the second T20 at Rajkot, but it was the responsibility of the entire team to perform well. Gavaskar’s ... Read More »
New Delhi: Virat Kohli’s rise to the highest echelons of the game can be credited due to his impeccable fitness levels. Having emerged as one of the fittest athletes in the modern game, his fitness standards have also set a benchmark for other members of the Indian cricket team. The India skipper has not only been admired for his fashion ... Read More »
London: West Ham have appointed former Everton and Manchester United boss David Moyes as their new manager, the struggling Premier League club announced on Tuesday. “We believe David is the right man to turn things around and get the best out of the players at the club,” joint chairman David Sullivan said. The Hammers sacked manager Slaven Bilic on ... Read More »
The Indian women’s hockey team will lock horns with an unpredictable China in the finals of the 2017 Asia Cup here here at the Kakamigahara Kawasaki Stadium on Sunday. Yesterday, India came up with a splendid over-all performance to defeat defending champions Japan in the semi-finals and book their place in the summit showdown. It was goals by Gurjit Kaur ... Read More »
M C Mary Kom advanced to the quarterfinals of the Asian Women’s Boxing Championships after comfortably winning her opening-round bout here on Thursday. The 34-year-old, who is a five-time world champion besides being an Olympic bronze-medallist, defeated local favourite Diem Thi Trinh Kieu in a split verdict in the opening round of the light flyweight (48kg) category. The four-time gold-medallist ... Read More »
Berlin: Celtic were handed a boost ahead of Tuesday’s Champions League match at home to Bayern Munich as the Germans’ star striker Robert Lewandowski was ruled out by injury. The 29-year-old hot-shot injured his left thigh in the first half of Bayern’s 2-0 win over RB Leipzig on Saturday and stayed in Munich when the squad flew to Scotland on ... Read More »
The India tennis star sent tweets to her husband after he won man-of-the-series award against Sri Lanka.
Lahore: Love is in the air for India tennis star Sania Mirza and her cricketer husband Shoaib Malik. Mirza, who was attending the third T20 between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Lahore, tweeted a romantic message for her husband, who was awarded a bike for his Man of the Series performances. Sania’s latest tweet for her husband Shoaib Malik had ... Read More »
The Indian cricket team skipper, who is known to wear his heart on his sleeve, lauded the Black Caps; not just for their fight but also for the way they carry themselves on and off the field. “Against them, the series has always been competitive. New Zealand is the team which is not verbal or don’t do things that annoy ... Read More »
Hingis and Chan Yung-Jan of Taipei beat Anna-Lena Groenefeld of Germany and Kveta Peschke of Czech Republic 6-3, 6-2.
Singapore: Martina Hingis announced Thursday that she will retire from tennis for the third time in her career at the end of the ongoing WTA Finals. The Swiss initially confirmed the news on Twitter and Facebook after winning her quarterfinal doubles match. The top-seeded pair, Hingis and Chan Yung-Jan of Taipei, defeated Anna-Lena Groenefeld of Germany and Kveta Peschke of Czech Republic ... Read More »