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 […]

ICC World Cup 2019 | Dinesh Karthik pips Rishabh Pant, Vijay Shankar Chosen Over Ambati Rayudu for India Devadyuti Das | Updated: April 16, 2019, 8:23 AM IST Rishabh Pant and Ambati Rayudu are the two most notable exclusions from India’s 15-man squad for the World Cup in England and Wales starting on May 30. […]

Sindhu seals quarterfinal spot at Singapore Open

Sindhu seals quarterfinal spot at Singapore Open

Singapore;Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu advanced to the women’s singles quarterfinals of the USD 355,000 Singapore Open with a straight-game win over Denmark’s Mia Blichfeldt here Thursday. Fourth seeded Sindhu took 39 minutes to get the better of world number 22 Mia 21-13 21-19, her second straight win over the Danish girl, who had […]