World Sports

Pacer Boult dismantles India in fourth ODI

Thursday, 31 January 2019 10:56
New Zealand pacers Trent Boult's five wicket haul and Colin de Grandhomme disciplined bowling wrecked havoc on India's batting line-up as the visitors were bowled out for 92 in the fourth and penultimate One Day International (ODI) match here on…

ICC announces fixtures of men & women’s T20 World Cup 2020

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 09:31
The Indian women’s team will start their T20 World Cup 2020 campaign against hosts and defending champions Australia, while the men’s team will face South Africa in their T20 World Cup opener as the ICC on Tuesday announced that both…

Cricket has changed everything in Afghanistan: Rashid

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 09:30
Afghanistan star leg-spinner Rashid Khan on Tuesday said cricket has changed everything in his terror-affected country while insisting that his team will give their best in the ICC T20 World Cup next year. Rashid, the No.1-ranked T20I bowler, said that…

Always my dream to play for Atletico Madrid: Morata

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 09:29
Striker Alvaro Morata said on Tuesday that despite his past with Spanish football giants Real Madrid, it was always his dream to play for Atletico Madrid. The 26-year-old Spain international joined Atletico on an 18-month loan from Chelsea on Monday…

300mn people’s promotion to winter sports already works: IOC chief

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 09:24
Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), gave thumps-up to China’s vision of promoting 300 million people to winter sports and said he is very sure about the success of the Games during a visit to Beijing 2022…

Espanyol sign Chinese striker Wu Lei

Tuesday, 29 January 2019 11:00
Wu Lei, who was the top scorer in the CSL last season, will wear the number 24 shirt at the Barcelona-based club, reports Xinhua news agency. The Espanyol website writes that the club had “been following Wu Lei’s progress for…

Gavaskar hails Pandya’s comeback

Tuesday, 29 January 2019 10:53
“He was very, very impressive. You know why this team management wants him in the side. He actually fills that little blank that was there. This allows the team to be balanced. He covers all the bases for the team,”…

Ronaldo’s penalty completes Juventus 2-1 win

Monday, 28 January 2019 15:50
The Portuguese superstar and his compatriot Joao Cancelo on Sunday scored in the final 15 minutes to complete the comeback and salvage a match that the Roman team had dominated for the first hour, reports Efe news. Ronaldo scored the…

Rayudu banned from bowling in international cricket

Monday, 28 January 2019 15:42
“The International Cricket Council today announced that Ambati Rayudu has been suspended from bowling in international cricket,” an ICC statement read. “The player elected not to submit to a test of his bowling action within the stipulated period of 14…

Pujara powers Saurashtra to 3rd Ranji Trophy final

Monday, 28 January 2019 15:40
Chasing 279, Pujara anchored Saurashtra’s innings with the assistance of Sheldon Jackson, who struck a defiant 100 after the visitors found themselves tottering at a precarious 23/3 on Day 4. Needing another 55 runs with seven wickets still in the…