Wife of injured du Plessis wants a system for player emergency

Abu Dhabi |Monday, 2021 2:45:05 AM IST

South African batsman Faf du Plessis's wife on Sunday took to social media to highlight her plight after she came to know about her husband's injury suffered during a Pakistan Super League (PSL) match

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Trials to pick Indian Paralympic team postponed

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST

Next week's selection trials to select the Indian track and field team for the Tokyo Paralympics Games have been postponed due to Covid-19 pandemic, said the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) on Sun

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WTC: Heavy-scoring Indians have edge over NZ batsmen

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

With less than a week to go before the start of the World Test Championship (WTC) final, the Indian batting unit looks better and more experienced than its New Zealand counterpart in the WTC.

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Vinoo Mankad, 9 other stalwarts inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

Dubai |Monday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday announced a special edition intake of 10 cricket icons -- including former India cricketer Vinoo Mankad -- into the ICC Hall of Fame to celebrate the

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Cena posts Kohli's pic, fans say he is supporting India for World Cup

London |Sunday, 2021 9:45:05 PM IST

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) icon and renowned television presenter John Cena on Saturday posted an uncaptioned image of India team skipper Virat Kohli on his Instagram page, leaving his fans c

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CSK skipper Dhoni 'tests his fitness' with a Shetland pony

Ranchi |Sunday, 2021 4:45:06 PM IST

Former India cricket team skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has got a new competitor to ‘test his fitness ahead of the suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) season, which will resume in the third week of

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No dearth of pace-bowling options for NZ for WTC final: Boult

Birmingham |Sunday, 2021 4:15:06 PM IST

New Zealand left-arm fast bowler Trent Boult feels that his team is spoilt for choice in the pace department ahead of the World Test Championship (WTC) final against the Virat Kohli-led India at South

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BCCI must rotate players before mental scars from bio-bubbles impair them

New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 4:15:06 PM IST

The 11 days that Ashok Diwan, a goalkeeper and the youngest member of the Indian team that won the 1975 hockey World Cup, spent in quarantine at a Delhi hotel in April last year were some of the most

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Rabada's five-wicket haul give South Africa big win over West Indies

Gros Islet (St. Lucia) |Sunday, 2021 3:45:06 PM IST

South African fast bowler Kagiso Rabada claimed his 10th five-wicket haul -- and his first in 33 innings since 2018 – as the visitors thrashed West Indies by an innings and 63 runs to take an unassa

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Lack of infrastructure, jobs cripple boxing in Punjab

New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 3:45:06 PM IST

When Varinder Singh landed the 60kg category bronze at the Asian Championship in Dubai recently, it was the first time a Punjab boxer had won a medal at a continental event. The previous medal had com

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Finland claim historic win over Denmark after Eriksen collapses

Copenhagen |Sunday, 2021 3:15:06 PM IST

Joel Pohjanpalo's 59th minute header gave Finland a 1-0 win over Denmark and their first ever triumph in the final stage of a major football tournament on Saturday night in Copenhagen, but the opening

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India squad for Sri Lanka to undergo fortnight-long quarantine

Mumbai |Sunday, 2021 5:15:06 PM IST

The India squad for the six-match white-ball tour of Sri Lanka in July will undergo a fortnight-long quarantine in Mumbai, where they will be tested regularly before departing for Colombo on June 28.

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