Sports


Sunil Gavaskar all praise for India’s World Cup squad

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
Sunil Gavaskar all praise for India's World Cup squadNEW DELHI, Jan 07: Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar on Tuesday said while India's batting line-up for the upcoming ODI cricket World Cup looks formidable, the all-rounders in the side are expected to play a major role in defending the title at the quadrennial extravaganza in Australia and New Zealand. The Indian ...

Sports Ministry recommends Saina’s name for Padma Bhushan

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
Sports Ministry recommends Saina's name for Padma BhushanNew Delhi, Jan 06 : Sports Ministry has recommended ace badminton player Saina Nehwal's name for Padma Bhushan. Secretary of Sports in the Ministry of youth affairs Ajit Mohan Sharan confirmed the decision to DD News.Saina was awarded Padma Shri in 2010. A sports ministry statement said Nehwal's name is being recommended ...

Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s retirement: Caught firmly behind wicket

Sunday, January 4th, 2015
Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s retirement: Caught firmly behind wicketNew Delhi , Jan 05 : India’s feted cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni ended his year with a whimper. He dumped his cap and Test cricket in the middle of an India-Australia series. His insouciance mirrors that of cricket’s governing body, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). ...

Spotlight shifts to new Test skipper Kohli

Saturday, January 3rd, 2015
Spotlight shifts to new Test skipper Kohli New Delhi , Jan 03 : Three days after India captain M.S. Dhoni surprised the cricket world with his sudden retirement from Test cricket, the focus is slowly shifting towards the new skipper and how India would make a fresh start with Virat Kohli at the helm when final Test ...

JSCA urges Dhoni to stay on as captain for full series

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014
JSCA urges Dhoni to stay on as captain for full series New Delhi , Dec 31 : Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) on Tuesday appealed to local lad Mahendra Singh Dhoni to continue as captain for the entire length of the Test series against Australia after the wicketkeeper-batsman decided to quit the longest-format with immediate effect. “I am surprised that Dhoni has ...

Tendulkar named ambassador for 2015 ICC World Cup

Thursday, December 25th, 2014
Tendulkar named ambassador for 2015 ICC World Cup New Delhi, Dec 26 : Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, who is the all-time leading run-getter in World Cup history, was named the event's ambassador for the second successive edition. "The International Cricket Council today announced Sachin Tendulkar as the World Cup 2015 Ambassador. It will be the second successive time ...

Asiad takes down national flags over North Korea protest fears

Thursday, September 11th, 2014
 Asiad takes down national flags over North Korea protest fearsNew Delhi , September 11 : Organisers of the upcoming Asian Games in the South Korean city of Incheon have removed all national flags from streets near the venues amid protests about the flying of the North Korean flag. "Between late Wednesday and early Thursday, the national flags were all removed ...

Indian women reach Uber Cup quarters

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
Indian women reach Uber Cup quartersNEW DELHI, May 20 : Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal led India to the quarterfinals of Uber Cup with a crushing 4-1 victory over Hong Kong but it was curtains for their male counterparts in the Thomas Cup after they lost to Korea 2-3 on Monday. World number eight Saina hardly ...

Goal is to win a Major: Anirban Lahiri

Saturday, May 10th, 2014
Goal is to win a Major: Anirban LahiriKUALA LUMPUR, May 10 : On a high after reaching World No. 65th, Anirban Lahiri is now determined to enter the top-50 list to earn a shot at the World Golf Championships and Majors but the top Indian golfer said it is a step by step process which will take ...

Real rout Bayern 4-0 to reach CL final

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
Real rout Bayern 4-0 to reach CL finalBerlin, Arp 30 : Real Madrid reached their first Champions League final for 12 years with an historic 4-0 win at Bayern Munich in Tuesday`s semi-final, second leg to knock the holders out. Having won last week`s first-leg 1-0 in Madrid, Real won the semi-final 5-0 on aggregate as Pep Guardiola`s ...
Page 1 of 7812345...102030...Last »