ICC asks former Sri Lanka captain Sanath...

ICC asks former Sri Lanka captain Sanath Jayasuriy...

Jayasuriya has been charged for refusing to cooperate with the board's investigations and for allegedly delaying the same. The International Cricket Council (ICC) has charged former Sri Lanka captain and current national selector Sanath Jayasuriya on Monday for breaching the board's ‘Anti-Corr...

15 Oct 2018

Didn't expect to be nominated for Arjuna...

Didn't expect to be nominated for Arjuna award thi...

Despite her golden run in international athletics this season, teenaged sprint sensation Hima Das said she did not expect her name to be nominated for this year's Arjuna award. The 18-year-old Assamese athlete was among the 20 sportspersons recommended for the Arjuna Award, which is subject to appro...

19 Sep 2018

95-year-old Vizag naval veteran bags sil...

95-year-old Vizag naval veteran bags silver in Wor...

Cdr Sriramulu completed the 10km race walk event in 1 hour 27 minutes to finish second. In a remarkable achievement, a 95-year-old man from Visakhapatnam has won the silver medal in the 10 km race walk event at the ongoing World Masters Athletics Championship 2018 at Malaga, Spain.Super senior naval...

12 Sep 2018
IPL: Gary Kirsten replaces Vettori as RC...

IPL: Gary Kirsten replaces Vettori as RCB coach

Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on Thursday announced that former Indian National team coach Gary Kirsten as their head coach and mentor for the upcoming edition of the cash-rich league. Gary, who was at the helm during India's run to the 2011 World Cup title,...

31 Aug 2018

India eye first women's hockey Asiad gol...

India eye first women's hockey Asiad gold in 36 ye...

A confident India women's hockey team will be vying to win the gold medal after a long wait of 36 years when they take on Japan in the final at the 18th Asian Games on Friday. India won the gold medal in 1982, the year women's hockey was first included in the Asian Games programme. They reached the ...

31 Aug 2018

Manjit Singh wins gold, Jinson Johnson g...

Manjit Singh wins gold, Jinson Johnson gets silver...

It was double delight for India in the Men’s 800m final of the Asian Games as two athletes finished on the podium. Manjit Singh clinched the gold medal with a time of 1:46:15 seconds. His compatriot Jinson Johnson came second with a time of 1:46:35 seconds to secure the silver medal. This is t...

29 Aug 2018
PV Sindhu gives her best in Asiad badmin...

PV Sindhu gives her best in Asiad badminton single...

Pusarla Venkata Sindhu played her heart out but came up short in the badminton women’s singles final of the Asian Games, to settle for a historic silver. She is the first Indian to bag an individual silver in badminton at the Asiad. In a match where Sindhu was slow off the blocks, she lost to ...

29 Aug 2018

Neeraj Chopra wins first ever javelin go...

Neeraj Chopra wins first ever javelin gold for Ind...

Indian javelin-thrower Neeraj Chopra has created history by becoming the first Indian ever to win the gold medal in men’s javelin throw at the Asian Games. In the process, he also set a new national record as well as a personal best with a throw of 88.06m. Qizhen Liu of China won the silver wi...

28 Aug 2018

Asiad 2018: 4 medals in athletics, new f...

Asiad 2018: 4 medals in athletics, new firsts for ...

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra's historic gold medal, along with three silver medals in athletics, continued success stories of P.V. Sindhu and Saina Nehwal and the men's table tennis team's first-ever medal assurance marked a successful day for India at the Asian Games here on Monday. India continue...

28 Aug 2018
Ind vs Eng 2018 2nd Test Live: India Rec...

Ind vs Eng 2018 2nd Test Live: India Recall Pujara...

India vs England, 2nd Test Lord’s, Day2 Live:With the first day being completely washed off because of incessant rains, both England and India will be hoping for the rain gods to stay away and give way to a clear sky when the two teams step on the field on the second day of the Lord’s Te...

10 Aug 2018

Gavaskar slams India's lack of preparati...

Gavaskar slams India's lack of preparation for Eng...

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar lashed out at the Indian team management saying there should have been more practice matches before the start of the Test series in England. India lost the first match of the five-match Test series by 31 runs two days ago, with all of their batsmen failing to scor...

07 Aug 2018