Chennai pitch tough for chasing, says Morgan

Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 6:15:07 AM IST

Despite winning the toss and opting to chase in Tuesday's match against Mumbai Indians (MI), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Eoin Morgan said the MA Chidambaram Stadium pitch is a tough one to cha

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Swimmer Sajan wins gold but misses Olympic cut

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 2:45:06 AM IST

India's leading swimmer Sajan Prakash won gold medal in the men's 200 metres butterfly event in Uzbekistan Open Summer Swimming Championships in Tashkent on Tuesday but missed the Olympics 'A' qualifi

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Reus doubtful, Sancho out of CL quarters against Man City

Dortmund |Wednesday, 2021 2:45:06 AM IST

Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels and captain Marco Reus are doubtful for their Champions League quarter-finals second leg against Manchester City on Wednesday, while winger Jadon Sancho is out.

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Williamson wins New Zealand cricket's top award

Auckland |Wednesday, 2021 2:45:06 AM IST

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson was awarded the Sir Richard Hadlee Medal for the fourth time in six years, while Devon Conway and Amelia Kerr claimed double honours, at the New Zealand Cricket Awa

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Kohli floated idea of me joining RCB during Aus tour: Maxwell

Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 4:15:05 PM IST

All-rounder Glenn Maxwell said that Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli had first floated the idea of him joining the franchise during the limited overs leg of India's tour of Austra

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Russell's 5-wicket haul helps KKR restrict MI to 152

Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST

Andre Russell's five-wicket haul in just two overs (5/15) helped Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) restrict Mumbai Indians' (MI) power-packed batting to 152 (all out) in their 20 overs during an Indian Prem

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Medvedev out of Monte Carlo Masters with Covid-19

Monaco |Wednesday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST

World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev has pulled out of the Monte Carlo Masters following a positive Covid-19 test, men's tennis' ruling body ATP said on Tuesday.

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KKR win toss, elect to bowl

Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won the toss and elected to bowl in their match against Mumbai Indians (MI) here at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Tuesday. KKR had won their first match against SunRisers H

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Samson was right in not taking a single, says Manjrekar

Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

A day after Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson played the magical 119-run innings but fell just short of guiding his team past the target set by Punjab Kings, opinion was divided on whether he took

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Medvedev's Covid case leaves Nadal & Co with anxious wait

London |Wednesday, 2021 6:45:06 AM IST

Rafael Nadal and other leading players at the Monte-Carlo Masters face a nervous wait on Tuesday after world No. 2 Daniil Medvedev tested positive for Covid-19.

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Yadav bats fearlessly, that's what we want: Rohit

Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 6:45:06 AM IST

Rohit Sharma praised Suryakumar Yadav for his fearless batting even though the Mumbai Indians skipper considered the pitch at the MA Chidambaram tough for batsmen to play strokes from the word go.

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KKR dishes out three-pronged spin attack in power-play

Chennai |Wednesday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST

Ahead of the Indian Premier League, Chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav had said that his team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) has probably the best possible spin attack in the tournament.

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