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Indians win 8 medals in para Athletics Grand Prix

March 22, 2017

New Delhi: Indian para athletes bagged eight medals, including three gold, in the 9th Fazza International IPC Athletics Grand Prix in Dubai. With 3 gold, 1 silver and 4 bronze medals till the second day of competitions, India are currently at the seventh spot out of 48 participating countries. Sundar Singh Gurjar was the star among the Indians a...

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Kohli has become the Trump of world sport: Australian media

March 22, 2017

NEW DELHI: The on-field antics from cricketers of either side in the ongoing India-Australia series are refusing to die down, with the Australian media on Tuesday comparing home skipper Virat Kohli to US President Donald Trump. Kohli, who had earlier lashed out at the Australians before falling short of calling them ‘cheats’ after the ...

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Jadeja pips Ashwin to top ICC Test bowler's chart

March 21, 2017

DUBAI: Indian players continued to rule the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Test rankings as Ranchi double-centurion Cheteshwar Pujara gained four spots to a career-best No.2 spot while his teammate Ravindra Jadeja consolidated his stay on top of the bowler’s list after pushing fellow tweaker Ravichandran Ashwin to the No.2 spot. ...

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Race schedule for Formula One 2017 world championship

March 21, 2017

LONDON: Following is the race schedule for Formula One 2017 world championship which starts in Melbourne on March 26, reports Xinhua news agency. March 26: Australia (Melbourne) April 9: China (Shanghai) April 16: Bahrain (Sakhir) April 30: Russia (Sochi) May 14: Spain (Barcelona) May 28: Monaco (Monte Carlo) June 11: Canada (Montreal) Jun...

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ICC names Ankur Khanna as new CFO

March 21, 2017

DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday announced the appointment of Ankur Khanna to the post of Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Khanna, who was the CFO of Air Asia India for the last one year, will join the ICC at the end of March, according to ICC's official statement. Commenting on his appointment, ICC Chief Executive David Ric...

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India vs Australia: Third Test scorecard

March 20, 2017

RANCHI: Following is the final scoreboard at the end of the third cricket Test match between India and Australia here on Monday. Australia 1st innings 451/10 India first innings 603/9 Declared Australia 2nd innings David Warner b Ravindra Jadeja 14 Matt Renshaw lbw b Ishant Sharma 15 Nathan Lyon b Jadeja 2 Steve Smith b Jadeja 21 Shaun Mar...

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Handscomb, Marsh help Australia draw third Test vs India

March 20, 2017

RANCHI: The middle order duo of Shaun Marsh and Peter Handscomb helped Australia salvage a draw against India in the third cricket Test at the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) Stadium here on Monday. Handscomb (72 not out) and Marsh (53) forged a brilliant 124-run fifth-wicket stand as Australia ended at 204/6 and denied the hosts any ch...

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India eye Test win as Sharma, Jadeja keep pressure on Aussies

March 20, 2017

RANCHI: Ishant Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja took two wickets in quick succession to put the pressure firmly on Australia as the visitors posted 83/4 at lunch on the fifth day of the third Test here on Monday. The visitors trail India by 69 runs. It was a sedate first hour of play where overnight batsmen Matt Renshaw and skipper Steve Smith looked t...

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India vs Australia: Third Test, Day 3 scorecard

March 18, 2017

Ranchi: Following is the scoreboard at the end of the third day's play in the third cricket Test match between India and Australia here on Saturday. Australia 1st innings: 451 all out India 1st innings: overnight 120/1 Lokesh Rahul c Wade b Cummins 67 Murali Vijay st Wade b O'Keefe 82 Cheteshwar Pujara not out 130 Virat Kohli c Smith b Cummin...

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Pujara's ton takes India to 303/4 at tea vs Australia

March 18, 2017

Ranchi: Star batsman Cheteshwar Pujara's 11th Test century helped India reach 303/4 at tea on day three of the third cricket Test against Australia at the J.S.C.A. Stadium here on Saturday. Pujara (109 not out) and new man Karun Nair (13 not out) were at the crease when the umpires signalled the end of the second session, which witnessed the fall ...

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