Jaipur, April 18 : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) stretched their winning run to two games by registering a facile seven-wicket victory over Rajasthan Royals in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here on Wednesday. After restricting RR to 160/8, the two-time champions, who also won against Delhi Daredevils by 71 […]

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Kolkata, April 18 : Indian pacer Mohammed Shami, facing charges of domestic violence and extra-marital affairs levelled by his estranged wife Hasin Jahan, was on Tuesday allowed to rejoin his Indian Premier League (IPL) team Delhi Daredevils following a three-hour interrogation by the Kolkata police. Shami was called by the Kolkata police while his team […]

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Kolkata, April 17 : Indian pacer Mohammed Shami, facing charges of domestic violence and extra-marital affairs levelled by his estranged wife Hasin Jahan, stayed back in the city on Tuesday following summons from the Kolkata police while his team Delhi Daredevils flew to Bengaluru for their next IPL game. Police sources said Shami has been […]

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New Delhi [India], April 17 : Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal, who bagged a gold medal in the women’s singles event of the recently-concluded 21st Commonwealth Games, on Tuesday rated the gold medal in mixed-team event of the prestigious quadrennial games as much more special than the individual. On the last day of the Games, […]

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New Delhi [India], April 17 : Few days after picking up a gold medal on her debut at the Commonwealth Games, World champion M.C. Mary Kom on Tuesday said that winning a medal at the Gold Coast was extremely meaningful for her. The five-time world champion thrashed Northern Ireland’s 21-year-old Kristina O’Hara in a unanimous […]

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Johannesburg [South Africa], April 17 : Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has been named by West Indies Test skipper Jason Holder in his best-ever cricketing XI. Alongside Tendulkar, Australian great Shane Warne also features in Holder’s all-time XI, which was revealed by him on the Lord’s Cricket YouTube channel, with the criteria being that he had […]

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Gold Coast [Australia], April 13 : Bajarang Punia continued India’s medal rush at the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Games by claiming a gold medal in the men’s freestyle 65 kg category here at Carrara Sports Arena on Friday. The 24-year-old showcased a superlative performance as he thrashed Wales’ Kane Charig by technical superiority in the summit […]

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Gold Coast, April 13 : India’s star singles shuttlers P.V. Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and H.S. Prannoy advanced to the semi-finals, while Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwik Rankireddy reached the semi-finals in both the doubles categories at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Friday. London Olympics bronze medallist Saina hardly broke sweat to clinch a […]

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Kolkata, April 13 : The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to shift the two Indian Premier League (IPL) qualifiers out of Pune, it has been reliably learnt. Hot on the heels of Pune chosen to host Chennai Super Kings (CSK) matches due to security issues in Chennai, the BCCI officials […]

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