Taunton, June 17 (IBNS): Bangladesh won the toss and opted to field first against West Indies in a World Cup group stage match here on Monday.
Dubai, Jan 9 (IBNS) : New Zealand leg-spinner Ish Sodhi and fast bowler Lachlan Ferguson have moved up in the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s ODI Player Rankings after creditable performances during a 3-0 sweep over Sri Lanka in a home series that ended on Tuesday.
Gold Coast, Apr 14 (IBNS): Indian paddler Manika Batra made history as she won the gold medal in the women’s singles category at the ongoing Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.
Kolkata, Nov 8 (IBNS): The Calcutta Racket Club is hosting the Four Star 4th Bengal Junior Open Squash tournament between Nov.11 and 14, 2017.
London, May 25 (IBNS): Virat Kohli, who was part of the India squad which won the ICC Champions Trophy four years ago, believes his side is in an even better position to rule the world this year as he prepares for his first major competition as captain.
Cuttack, May 14 (IBNS): Cameron Watsonâ€™s 8th-minute penalty strike led JSW Bengaluru FC to reach the final of the Hero Federation Cup after Alberto Rocaâ€™s men defeated Aizawl FC 1-0 in their semi-final bout held at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack, Odisha on Sunday.
Ranchi, Mar 17 (IBNS) : Chasing the formidable Aussie score of 451, India scored 120 losing one wicket at the end of second day's play of the third test here on Friday.
Mumbai, Dec 9 (IBNS) : Chasing England's score of 400, India were 62 for the loss of one wicket at tea on the second day of the fourth test match on Friday.
Islamabad, Sept 9 (IBNS): The Pakistan Cricket Board on Friday announced the 15-member Pakistan Team for the 3 match T20I series against the West Indies in the UAE.
Kolkata, Aug 5 (IBNS): As the worldâ€™s biggest sporting extravaganza begins, more than 2000 people participated in the â€˜Run for Rioâ€™ campaign in Kolkata.
New Delhi, July 31 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi here flagged off the Run For Rio from Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium(MDCNS), India Gate to Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium (JNS), Lodhi Road amidst Olympic spirit and cheers to celebrate the Olympic mood in the country.
Dubai, Mar 14 (IBNS) Three-time defending champion Australia will look to put aside recent setbacks as it seeks to win a fourth successive ICC Womenâ€™s World Twenty20 title when the wide open fifth edition starts on Tuesday, 15 March.
Dubai Oct 23 (IBNS): The ICC on Friday said South Africa's Faf du Plessis has been fined 15 per cent of his match fee for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct during the fourth One-Day International against India in Chennai on Thursday.
Colombo, Aug 31 (IBNS) Sri Lanka found themselves at a precarious 67 for 3 after India set them a steep target of 386 to win the Test match and clinch the 3 match Test series 2-1, at the end of the fourth dayâ€™s play here on Monday.
A National champion in football computer games, Santanu Basu recently touched a new personal achievement when he was associated with leading technology brand Advanced Micro Devices (AMD). Santanu has represented India in maximum computer gaming events across the globe including Asian indoor games that happened in Korea last year and secured 4th position in International e-Sports world championship in China this year. IBNS correspondent Supriyo Hazra caught up with the gamer over a quick chat over his profession, passion and dreams. Excerpts: