World Sports

Pujara, bowlers pulled off historic series win

Tuesday, 08 January 2019 13:31
India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka have all won the World Cup yet they have not won a bilateral Test series in Australia. India became the first team from the subcontinent to create history and it took 71 years for them…

BCCI congratulates Indian team for Oz series win

Tuesday, 08 January 2019 10:07
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday congratulated the national team for clinching the country’s first ever Test series win in Australia. India completed a historic 2-1 series win on Monday after the fourth and final…

My best achievement, says Kohli after historic win

Monday, 07 January 2019 16:32
After India scripted history by winning its first series on Australian soil, edging past the hosts 2-1, an elated Virat Kohli termed the victory as his “best achievement’. After winning the Adelaide and Melbourne Tests, India scored 622 for 7…

Dhoni, Banijay Asia to create content across genres

Monday, 07 January 2019 16:13
Indian cricket icon Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s entertainment company Dhoni Entertainment private limited has partnered with content creation platform Banijay Asia to create engaging content across various genres. “Deepak Dhar (who spearheads Banijay Asia) has been introducing disruptive content to the…

Messi, Luis Suarez lead Barcelona to 2-1 win over Getafe

Monday, 07 January 2019 16:10
Barcelona’s Argentine striker Leo Messi and Uruguay’s Luis Suarez led Barcelona to a 2-1 victory over Getafe at the Alfonso Perez stadium in Madrid in a La Liga contest. Barcelona got on board first, 19 minutes into the match, on…

Man City’s Guardiola warned over conduct in Liverpool match

Sunday, 06 January 2019 10:12
England’s Football Association formally has warned Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola over his conduct during the club’s 2-1 win over Liverpool. At one point during Thursday’s contest, the Spaniard threw his scarf to the ground and shouted at fourth official…

It’s important to learn from Ashwin and Jadeja, feels Kuldeep

Sunday, 06 January 2019 09:59
Chinaman Kuldeep Yadav, who emerged with figures of 3/71 on the third day of the fourth Test against Australia here, has said that sharing space with senior spinners like Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja motivates him. Kuldeep’s economical bowling effort…

Tottenham extends Alderweireld’s contract until 2020

Saturday, 05 January 2019 09:55
Tottenham Hotspur on Friday announced it had extended the contract of Belgian defender Toby Alderweireld until June 2020. The 29-year-old Alderweireld joined the Premier League side on a transfer from Atletico Madrid in 2015 and became a corner stone in…

Indonesian U-22 football team targets 2020 AFC U-23 qualification

Saturday, 05 January 2019 09:54
Indonesia’s U-22 national football team has set a target of passing qualification of AFC U-23 in 2020, Indonesian football association said here on Friday. For that goal, secretary general of the association Ratu Tisha said that the team would make…

4th Test: Pujara ton boosts India on Day 1

Thursday, 03 January 2019 16:19
Cheteshwar Pujara came up with a typically gritty century as India posted 303/4 in their first innings at stumps on the opening day of the fourth cricket Test against Australia here on Thursday. Pujara was batting on 130 when the…