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Rohit Sharma praises Indian bowlers

September 20, 2018

DUBAI: Stand-in captain Rohit Sharma praised his bowlers after India thrashed arch rivals Pakistan by eight wickets in their Group A clash of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Wednesday. Asked to field first, three-wicket hauls from pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar and part-time off-spinner Kedar Jadhav enabled India to restrict Pakistan to a paltry ...

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India vs Pakistan: Bhuvneshwar Kumar strikes again

September 19, 2018

DUBAI: In the Match between India vs Pakistan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar took 2 wickets by giving 13 of 5 overs. Pakistan were 26/2 for 10.5 Overs. BATTING B AZAM 11 (19) S MALIK 9 (13). ...

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We take India-Pakistan match very normally: Pakistan skipper

September 19, 2018

DUBAI: On the eve of the marquee clash against India, Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed on Tuesday acknowledged the pressure of the high-octane match but maintained that as players the approach to every game remained the same. "There's always pressure in India-Pakistan games. We've told our players, not just this game, consider every match as an Indi...

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Djokovic wins third US Open men's singles title

September 10, 2018

NEW YORK: Novak Djokovic of Serbia has defeated the third seed Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina in straight sets to claim his third US Open men's singles title. Djokovic, the sixth seed, tamed the Argentine big artillery 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-3 in three hours and 15 minutes, here on Sunday, Xinhua news agency reported. This is Djokovic's second strai...

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Del Potro enters US Open final

September 08, 2018

NEW YORK: The 2009 champion Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina made his second US Open final as defending champion Rafael Nadal retired with two sets down in their semifinal here. Del Potro will face either Novak Djokovic of Serbia or Japan star Kei Nishikori in Sunday's men's singles final. Del Potro took the first two sets 7-6(3), 6-2 when the ...

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Del Potro enters US Open final

September 08, 2018

NEW YORK: The 2009 champion Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina made his second US Open final as defending champion Rafael Nadal retired with two sets down in their semifinal here. Del Potro will face either Novak Djokovic of Serbia or Japan star Kei Nishikori in Sunday's men's singles final. Del Potro took the first two sets 7-6(3), 6-2 when the ...

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India squad for Asia Cup 2018

September 01, 2018

NEW DELHI: Rohit Sharma will lead the Indian team during the Asia Cup 2018 with regular skipper Virat Kohli being rested from the 16-member squad for the upcoming tournament. Manish Pandey, Ambati Rayudu and Kedar Jadhav have been recalled to the squad while Suresh Raina, Umesh Yadav and Siddarth Kaul, who all featured in the ODI squad on England t...

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India Beat England By 203 Runs

August 22, 2018

NOTTINGHAM: India staged a thrilling comeback in the five-match Test rubber on Wednesday by thrashing England by 203 runs in the third Test at Trent Bridge here. In their pursuit of 521 runs for victory, England resumed their innings at 311/9 and lasted a little over two overs before losing the final wicket of James Anderson (11) to off-spinner Ra...

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Ind vs Eng: England 43/2 need 478 to win

August 21, 2018

Ind vs Eng: Now as fourth day of the third Test comes in, it is England who have their backs against the wall with India in command. 103 from Virat Kohli, 72 from Cheteshwar Pujara helped India set up a 521 run target. England will resume from 43/2 with Joe Root and Joe Root in the middle needing 478 runs more to win. ...

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India to bat first in 3rd test Vs England

August 18, 2018

NOTTINIGHAM: England skipper Joe Root won the toss and opted to field against India in the third Test of the five-match rubber at Trent Bridge here on Saturday. Under pressure after losing the first two Tests, India made three changes to their playing XI by bringing in Shikhar Dhawan and Jasprit Bumrah and handing a Test debut to stumper Rishabh P...

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