Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 7 : India defeated New Zealand by six runs in the third and final Twenty20 International (T20I) to win the series at the Greenfield International Stadium here on Tuesday. The three-match series was locked 1-1 after the hosts won the opening match in Delhi while New Zealand clinched the second encounter in Rajkot. […]

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New Delhi, Nov 7 : Rio Olympics silver medallist shuttler P.V. Sindhu is excited to share her story through a comic book, and hopes it will motivate people. Tinkle, a comic brand from Amar Chitra Katha run by the Future Group, is celebrating its 37th anniversary by featuring a special story from Sindhu. “I am […]

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Bhuvneshwar calls Dhoni a legend

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 6: Terming Mahendra Singh Dhoni a “legend”, India’s death overs specialist Bhuvneshwar Kumar on Monday brushed aside questions on the role of the former skipper in the T20 format. Dhoni’s inability to get going from the word go in the shortest format of the game has been criticised by cricket pundits including former […]

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Rajkot, Nov 4 : New Zealand dominated with both bat and ball to defeat India by 40 runs in the second Twenty20 International (T20I) at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Saturday. The Kiwis, who had lost the first match by 53 runs in New Delhi, have now levelled the three-match series at 1-1. […]

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Gayle wins defamation suit in Australia

Sydney, Oct 30 : Controversial West Indian batsman Chris Gayle on Tuesday won a defamation suit against Fairfax Media when a New South Wales Supreme Court jury found the publisher failed to prove reports alleging the cricketer exposed himself to a massage therapist here were true. After deliberating for a little less than two hours, […]

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Dubai, Oct 30 : After guiding India to an unprecedented seventh straight series win, India skipper Virat Kohli reclaimed the No.1 spot among in the latest ICC rankings for ODI batsmen while young pacer Jasprit Bumrah rose to a career-best No.3 among the bowlers. Kohli, who struck two centuries during India’s 2-1 victory in the […]

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Mithali Raj tops ICC women's ODI batting chart

Dubai, Oct 30 : Indian women’s cricket team skipper Mithali Raj on Monday rose one place to the number one spot in the latest ICC ODI rankings for batswomen. Ellyse Perry of Australia and Amy Satterthwaite of New Zealand also jumped one place each to be at second and third spots while Meg Lanning of […]

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Paris, Oct 27 : Star shuttler P.V. Sindhu entered the women’s singles semi-finals of the $325,000 French Open World Superseries after beating China’s Chen Yufei in straight games here on Friday. Second seed Sindhu eased past the Chinese rising star 21-14, 21-14 in the quarter-final match that lasted for 41 minutes. This is the first […]

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virat kohli

New Delhi, Oct 27 : India skipper Virat Kohli has pipped Argentina and Barcelona star footballer Lionel Messi in the Forbes list of most valuable brands among sportspersons. Led by Swiss tennis great Roger Federer, the top five in the list comprise American basketball star LeBron James, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, star Portuguese forward Cristiano […]

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