ISL: NorthEast and Goa evenly share goals, points

ISL: NorthEast and Goa evenly share goals, points

It ended all square between NorthEast United FC and FC Goa at 1-1 in the Indian Super League match at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa. A penalty from Idrissa Sylla gave NorthEast the lead in the 40th minute but Igor Angulo levelled the score just three minutes later. Goa were looking for their first win […]

Football legend Diego Maradona no more

Football legend Diego Maradona no more

Football legend Diego Maradona died after a cardiac arrest. He was 60. The Argentinian football legend had a heart attack at his home just two weeks after leaving hospital where he underwent surgery on a blot clot in his brain. Maradona, regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time, helped Argentina win the World […]

Rajasthan Royals beat CSK by 7 wickets

Rajasthan Royals beat CSK by 7 wickets

Former champions Rajasthan Royals (RR) kept their playoff hopes alive with a convincing 7-wicket win over three-time winners Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on Monday. Chasing CSK’s 125/5, RR finished at 126/3 in 17.3 overs. The result lifted them from the bottom of the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table to the fifth spot. Before the […]

Mahendra Singh Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket

Mahendra Singh Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket

Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket on Saturday. Dhoni, who has not played an international match since the World Cup semi-final match against New Zealand last year, announced his retirement in a cryptic manner by posting an Instagram video of his cricketing memories with the caption: Thanks a lot for […]

Rohit leads India’s fightback as Proteas dominate first session

Rohit leads India’s fightback as Proteas dominate first session

Ranchi, Oct 19  Opener Rohit Sharma led the repair work with a combative 38 after India’s top-order batsmen faced heat for the first time in the series as the hosts reached 71 for three at lunch on day one of the third Test against South Africa, here on Saturday. Sharma smashed five delectable boundaries and […]

Minnows chasing ‘dream’ in World T20 qualifiers marred by corruption charges

  Dubai,  Cricket’s lesser lights, including Jersey and Nigeria, are chasing a “dream” as qualifying for next year’s T20 World Cup gets underway on Friday, but the start of the tournament will be overshadowed by three United Arab Emirates players being charged with corruption. Scotland are the highest-ranked team in the competition, with 14 nations […]

Felt team was playing with fear but England win should change that: Mahela

Felt team was playing with fear but England win should change that: Mahela

  Leeds; Sri Lankan’s shock win over England should change things for the better, feels batting great Mahela Jayawardene, after a run of matches in which they seemed to have “played with a little bit of fear”.Defending a relatively modest target of 233, Sri Lanka bowled out favourites England for 212 for a 20-run win at […]

Neeraj undergoes elbow surgery, doubtful for Doha Worlds

Neeraj undergoes elbow surgery, doubtful for Doha Worlds

Mumbai, Star Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has undergone an elbow surgery, raising doubts over his participation in the World Championships to be held in Doha from September 27 to October 6. Neeraj was operated by celebrated orthopaedic surgeon Dr Dinshaw Pardiwala at the Kokilaben Hospital. “Undergone elbow surgery in Mumbai by Dr.Dinshaw Pardiwala.Will require […]