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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...


Vinod Kambli praises Sachin son Arjun Tendulkar

July 18, 2018

Arjun Tendulkar made a good first impression on his India U-19 debut on Tuesday, claiming a wicket in his second over on Day 1 of the first youth Test against Sri Lanka U-19 in Colombo. India U-19 bowlers Harish Tyagi and Ayush Badani took over from there, claiming four wickets each as Sri Lanka U-19 were all out for 244. India U-19 were 92/1 in r...


Croatia to face France in World Cup - 2018 final

July 12, 2018

MOSCOW: Croatia will face off against France in the World Cup final in Russia on Sunday after beating England on Wednesday in overtime. Thanks to a goal in the fifth minute from Kieran Trippier, Ivan Perisic helped Croatia draw level in the second half, setting the match up for extra time. Mario Mandzukic sealed the match in the 109th minute, wit...


Brazil beat Serbia to enter World Cup pre-quarters

June 28, 2018

MOSCOW: Brazil eliminated Serbia with a 2-0 victory as the five-time world champions entered the FIFA World Cup pre-quarterfinals by topping the Group E here on Wednesday. Paulinho (36th minute), Thiago Silva (68th minute) gave the South American powerhouse an easy victory which took their points tally to seven after all the three of their games i...


KL Rahul denies dating an Popular actress

June 21, 2018

MUMBAI: Cricketer KL Rahul says he is not dating "Munna Michael" actress Nidhhi Agerwal. KL Rahul opened up about his relationship status on chat show "Open House with Renil". The episode will air on Sunday on zoom styled by Myntra. Asked about his relationship with Nidhhi, he said: "We have known each other since our college days. We are just go...


Age is just a number: Mahendra Singh Dhoni

May 28, 2018

Mumbai: Dousing the debate between age and experience, Chennai Super Kings' skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni put "fitness" ahead of any other factor for success. As his side lifted the third Indian Premier League (IPL) title on Sunday, hammering Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets, he opined that its the fitness of players which matters the most. "W...


We are an awesome team!: Shah Rukh Khan to KKR team

May 26, 2018

Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan is "still smiling" even after Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) failed to make it to final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 and says the team is "awesome". "Well was not to be. Will have to cancel my flight but KKR well done. You did yourself proud. All of you so well done. Love you and yes I am smiling. Thanks fo...


Lionel Messi wins 5th Golden Shoe

May 21, 2018

Madrid: Barcelona striker Lionel Messi has won his fifth European Golden Shoe after his team beat Real Sociedad 1-0 in its final La Liga Santander match of the season. The Argentine player won the award with 34 goals, for a total of 68 points during the 2017-2018 season, Efe news reported on Sunday. Messi also won the award last year, as well as ...


Sania Mirza speaks about her biopic

May 21, 2018

New Delhi: Tennis ace Sania Mirza says nothing has been finalised yet about a biopic on her life. There have been talks about a film being made on her life and there was also buzz that Rohit Shetty would be helming the project. Asked about it, Sania told said over phone: "No, not yet... There's obviously been a lot of talk going on and in pipelin...