Ball was skidding, so plan was to bowl wicket to wicket: Axar Patel

Ahmedabad, Feb 24 (PTI) India left-arm spinner Axar Patel on Wednesday said his plan to bowl wicket-to-wicket on a "skidding" Motera surface reaped rich...

Lewis and Bopara star in Delhi Bulls’ emphatic win over Qalandars

Abu Dhabi, Feb 5 (PTI) Evin Lewis and Ravi Bopara scored 48 and 37 respectively to help Delhi Bulls snap Qalandars' winning streak with...

I-League 2020-21: Aizawl FC aim to move up the ladder with victory over NEROCA...

Kolkata, Jan 29 (PTI): Former champions Aizawl FC will lock horns against NEROCA FC in a mid-table clash of the I-League on Saturday, with...

Ex-Ranji cricketer who cheated firms posing as minister’s personal secretary held in Telangana

Hyderabad, Mar 6 (PTI) Police on Saturday arrested an ex-Ranji cricketer in Andhra Pradesh, who allegedly impersonated as a personal secretary to Telangana IT...

Jarmanpreet scores as Indian men’s hockey team draw 1-1 with Germany

Krefeld, 3 Mar (PTI): The Indian men's hockey team played out a 1-1 draw against Germany in the second game of its four-match tour...

World No. 3 Germany thrash Indian women’s hockey team 5-0

Dusseldorf, 27 Feb: World No. 3 Germany blanked the Indian women's hockey team 5-0 in their first game of the four-match tour here on...

‘Gift of Life’: Gavaskar recalls how Sobers helped him “keep place in side”

Navi Mumbai, Mar 10 (PTI) As Indian cricket celebrates 50 years of his iconic Test debut, Sunil Gavaskar Wednesday said he wouldn't have lasted...

Buttler trumps Kohli, England beat India by 8 wickets to go 2-1 up

Ahmedabad, 16 Mar: Virat Kohli's brilliance wasn't good enough to paper over an otherwise inept Indian batting performance as England humbled the hosts by...

Fakhar Zaman run-out: MCC says it’s up to umpires to decide if de Kock...

London, Apr 5 (PTI) Pakistan's Fakhar Zaman's contentious run-out in the second ODI against South Africa has sparked a debate on spirit of the...

A good leg-spinner always evolves under a good captain: Amit Mishra

New Delhi, 4 Apr: Wrist spin is a difficult craft that not only requires hours of honing the skill sets but also a leader...

Ton-up Pant, Sundar take India to 294-7 on day 2 of 4th Test against...

Ahmedabad, Mar 5 (PTI) Wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant scored a well-compiled century, while Washington Sundar hit an unbeaten fifty as India reached 294 for...

Sindhu, Srikanth lose their opening matches in World Tour Finals

Bangkok, Jan 27 (PTI) Star Indian shuttlers P V Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth fought their hearts out before suffering close defeats in their respective...

Underway at Australian Open: Serena Williams wins easily

Melbourne, Feb 8 (AP) Serena Williams had a wobbly start at the Australian Open for one game. After briefly falling behind, Williams swept 10 consecutive...

Vinesh wins gold, reclaims number one rank

Rome, 7 Mar: Living up to the expectations, star Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat won her second gold medal in as many weeks with a...

Women’s National Wrestling Championship: Divya Kakran suffers shock first-round defeat to Uttar Pradesh’s Rajini

Agra, 31 Jan 31 (PTI): Asian champion Divya Kakran, who battled through COVID-19 a couple of months ago, suffered a shock defeat to Uttar...

Tours of Argentina and Germany helped us fine-tune our game: Savita

Bengaluru, 25 Mar: The Indian women's hockey team returned winless from its recent tours of Argentina and Germany but vice-captain Savita feels the matches...

India sweep women’s 25m pistol after Tomar’s historic gold

New Delhi, Mar 24 (PTI) A dominant India swept the women's 25m pistol event with Chinky Yadav winning gold after Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar's...

Spectators from abroad to be barred from Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo, 20 Mar: At last it's official after countless unsourced news reports and rumors: spectators from abroad will be barred from the postponed Tokyo...

Root will probably break all batting records of England: Hussain

London, Feb 10 (PTI) Former England captain Nasser Hussain feels incumbent Joe Root is "arguably" the country's best ever player of spin and can...

England better sub-continental travellers, plan their India tours very well: Ramiz Raja

Karachi, Jan 31 (PTI) Former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja believes that England have traditionally been a better travelling team to the sub-continent and their...