World Sports

Australian batsmen should learn from Virat, feels batting coach Hick

Sunday, 30 December 2018 10:17
Batting coach Graeme Hick on Saturday said Australia need to learn from India skipper Virat Kohli on how to bat long in Test matches after their abject surrender in both innings left them on the brink of defeat in the…

We have to bat like Virat, Pujara in second innings: Cummins

Saturday, 29 December 2018 09:41
Australia pacer Pat Cummins asked his fellow teammates to bat like Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara after they were skittled out for a paltry 151 in the first innings of the third Test here. “It was obviously not ideal. We…

ICC warns Pakistan coach Arthur for code breach

Saturday, 29 December 2018 09:40
Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur was handed an official warning and one demerit point for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the third days play of the first Test, which South Africa won by six wickets at Centurion on Friday.…

Cummins always delivers when chips are down: Finch

Friday, 28 December 2018 09:30
Australia opener Aaron Finch on Thursday heaped praise on pacer Pat Cummins, saying he is one bowler who rises to the occasion when the pitch has nothing to offer. The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) has been a flat one with…

Tough pitch to score runs on, says centurion Pujara

Friday, 28 December 2018 09:29
India’s Cheteshwar Pujata, who scored a brilliant century on the second day of the third Test Against Australia on Thursday said the pitch was difficult to bat on. Pujara played 319 balls and scored 106 runs. “It is a tough…

Jeison Murillo unveiled as Barcelona new player

Friday, 28 December 2018 09:28
Barcelona on Thursday presented defender Jeison Murillo as a centre-back, the third Colombian player to join the Catalan giant, following in the footsteps of Lauro Mosquera and Yerry Mina. The 26-year-old Murillo joins Barcelona on a loan from Valencia until…

Manchester City drop to third after losing to Leicester

Thursday, 27 December 2018 16:43
Manchester City dropped to third place after suffering a 1-2 defeat to Leicester City in the English Premier League. Pep Guardiola’s men on Wednesday took an early lead through a Bernardo Silva goal at Leicester’s King Power Stadium but the…

Ronaldo rescues Juventus against Atalanta

Thursday, 27 December 2018 16:42
A late goal by Portugal superstar forward Cristiano Ronaldo maintained Juventus’ undefeated run with a 2-2 stalemate against host Atalanta at the Stadio Atleti Azzurri d’Italia. Defending champion Juventus, thus, remained atop the standings with 50 points from 18 matches,…

3rd Test: Pujara, Kohli, Rohit put India in driver’s seat on Day 2

Thursday, 27 December 2018 16:36
Australian openers survived the early jitters to post 8/0 at stumps on Day 2 of the third Test after India declared their first innings at a mammoth 443/7 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) here on Thursday. Aaron Finch (3…

Klopp sees Chelsea, Arsenal in EPL title hunt

Tuesday, 25 December 2018 16:45
Liverpool head coach Jurgen Klopp said he was not excluding Chelsea or Arsenal from English Premier League (EPL) title contention despite trailing the Reds by 11 points in the standings. Liverpool is set to end the first round of the…