Edgbaston/UNI: Team India head coach Rahul Dravid Wednesday said skipper Rohit Sharma, who tested Covid-19 positive last week, has not yet been ruled out from the all-important Edgbaston Test.
Mumbai: A tinge of Bollywood has been added to Ultimate Kho Kho with popular singer Badshah joining the league as co-owner of the Mumbai franchise alongside renowned film producer, developer and sports enthusiast, Punit Balan.
Dubai: The New Zealand batting pair of Daryl Mitchell and Tom Blundell have attained career-best positions in the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s Test Player Rankings as has England spinner Jack Leach, after superb performances in the third match of their ICC World Test Championship series in Leeds.
Dubai/London: England fast bowler Stuart Broad has been handed an official reprimand for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct during the third match of England’s ICC World Test Championship series against New Zealand in Leeds.
Kuala Lumpur/UNI: Former World Champion PV Sindhu sailed into the second round while Saina Nehwal suffered an early exit at the Malaysia Open women’s singles event here on Wednesday.
London: Irish man Eoin Morgan, under whose leadership England won the 2019 World Cup, retired from international cricket on Tuesday, ending a glorious chapter in the history of English cricket.
London: American Tennis icon Serena Williams suffered a first round exit at the ongoing Wimbledon on Tuesday when she was defeated by Harmony Tan.
Dublin: Deepak Hooda and Sanju Samson's scintillating batting helped India clinch 2-0 whitewash against Ireland in T20I series after registering four runs victory in the thrilling second match at The Village here on Tuesday.
Mumbai: Nua, a Fem-tech brand, has announced its association with Hockey Maharashtra to distribute Cramp Comfort heat patches for women athletes. While most women withstand Dysmenorrhoea, or period pain, sometimes by popping painkillers or taking a break to rest, it becomes exceedingly difficult for those involved in heavy physical activity, such as athletes, who must go on despite the cramps and uneasiness.
London: Eoin Morgan, under whose leadership England had won the World Cup in 2019, might retire from international cricket on Tuesday, media reports said.
Leicester/UNI: Ravichandran Ashwin made a welcome return after his Covid-19 isolation to bowl and pick two wickets on the final day of India’s tour match against a Leicestershire XI.
Dublin: India cruised to an easy 7-wicket victory against Ireland in the first T20 match of the series to go 1-0 up here on Sunday.
Mumbai/IBNS: Indian skipper Rohit Sharma has tested positive for Covid-19, just days before the start of the rearranged Test match against England.
Paris: The Indian compound mixed team of Abhishek Verma and Jyothi Surekha Vennam shot on gold at the Archery World Cup Stage 3 here on Saturday.
New Delhi: Thirty-nine years ago, young Kapil Dev and his mighty men had shocked mighty West Indians to lift the country's first World Cup trophy in 1983, marking a new era in the world of cricket which slowly shifted from the Caribbean dominance towards South Asia.