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Team India in fine fettle for World Cup

Bating first in New Zealand ODIs is always tricky because the freshness of the day, leads to a lot of movement.

06 Feb 2019 2:53 AM

From Gold Coast to Breda, India have come a long way

“Play to win” and “do the basics right” were Harendra’s mantra who wanted his boys to play one-touch hockey and aim only for a win.

04 Jul 2018 1:17 AM

‘Let’s not get greedy’

Rohit, who has scored three double hundreds, reacts to queries on when he will score a triple hundred.

30 May 2018 1:02 AM

Marijne under scanner as HI seeks answers

India’s fourth-place finish at the Games has raised questions and has brought the focus on Dutchman Marijne and his coaching methods.

25 Apr 2018 2:06 AM

Have a sporty new year

While the year gone by had the Champions Trophy, and the FIFA U-17 World Cup that the city hosted, 2018 promises to be an action-packed one as well.

01 Jan 2018 6:41 AM


Ananya Chande wins cadet girls crown

The other winners were, Havish Asrani (cadet boys), Vidhi Shah (sub junior girls) and Aditi Sinha (junior girls).

28 Dec 2017 2:33 AM

R Ashwin not desperate

Off-spinner says he hasn’t done too much wrong

09 Oct 2017 5:18 AM

Team India on cloud nine

The opportunity to prepare the batsmen in English conditions next summer on a long tour would be ideal preparation for the World Cup in 2019.

28 Sep 2017 1:26 AM

Sri Lanka seek redemption against Pakistan, says Nic Pothas

Pothas said the squad had bounced back and was training solidly in the run-up to the Pakistan tour.

22 Sep 2017 1:51 AM

Ajinkya Rahane set to open with Rohit Sharma

Rohit said Ajinkya Rahane could be his partner for the series-opener against Australia at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Sunday.

16 Sep 2017 1:02 AM


Rohit Sharma puts past behind

Rohit was out of competitive cricket for six months (from October 2016 to April 2017) after a major hamstring injury.

15 Sep 2017 6:35 AM

Pakistan’s Hassan Ali seeks to bowl at World XI

Ali, 23, the highest wicket-taker at the Champions Trophy, said he “can’t wait” to take on the star-studded World XI.

09 Sep 2017 1:49 AM

New cricket landmark

Team India aren’t dullards any longer, who foxed teams with designer pitches at home, and can set many more records.

15 Aug 2017 12:13 AM

Athawale wants quota for Dalits, tribals in cricket

Mr Athawale, who was in Nagpur on Saturday, told reporters that there should be 25 per cent reservation for Dalits in the Indian cricket team.

02 Jul 2017 12:50 AM

MP sedition case: Conditional bail to 15 accused; Investigating Officer removed

The court banned all the accused from taking part in processions and directed them to appear in Shahpura police station every Sunday.

29 Jun 2017 3:39 PM


Man disowns complainant on pro-Pak cheering

The 15 youths, who have currently been lodged in Khandwa jail in MP, have now been charged of disturbing communal harmony and peace.

27 Jun 2017 3:28 AM

Walking the thin line

Other experts feel that social media is a level-playing field and both parties were within their rights to voice their opinion.

27 Jun 2017 12:00 AM

From village pariah to ‘lord’: How Zaman turned it around

Bottom-ranked Pakistan produced a breathtaking display in the climax of a tournament featuring the world’s top eight one-day international nations.

24 Jun 2017 1:35 AM

15 held for sedition for celebrating Pak’s victory

It was feared that a communal clash might erupt as tempers were already running high because the match was not going India’s way, police said.

21 Jun 2017 2:00 AM

Get over cricket

The nation’s obsession with cricket seems to be at the cost of other games like hockey and badminton getting their due.

21 Jun 2017 12:45 AM