Team Kohli’s hunt for right balance

During their previous tour Down Under, India were beaten comprehensively by Australia in the first of the thre...

Bairstow ready for any position

England’s Jonny Bairstow believes he can play a role anywhere among their top six batsmen after a magnif...

MS absence being felt: Holding

West Indies fast bowling great Michael Holding feels that despite a star-studded batting line-up, the Indian t...

Lessons for BCCI in Virat Kohli tirade

Virat Kohli’s strong indictment of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has opened a Pandora...

India down and under in opener against Australia

India went down fighting in the first ODI of the three-match series against Australia on Friday, but captain V...

Pollard blitz, but New Zealand win

New Zealand greeted international cricket back in the country with a thrilling five-wicket victory in the firs...

Cricket  /  Published 07.07.19

Time for us to learn, says Afghanistan's Rashid Khan

Afghanistan ended at the bottom of the 2019 World Cup table and, clearly, disappointed many across the globe.No.1 star Rashid Khan too couldn’t deliver to the extent he was expected to.“Disappoint...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in Manchester

Sports  /  Published 01.04.20

Reliving the most spectacular sporting moments

In focus: A wondrous Wankhede, an inspired 11, and a fantasy finish to conjure an unforgettable episode of Indian cricket!April 2, 2011: Some days just write themselves. The setting, the characters, a...
By Priyam Marik in

Cricket  /  Published 06.07.19

Rohit Sharma in a league of his own, India have it easy

Rohit Sharma is seeming unstoppable, his strokeplay as fluent as water. And India are reaping its benefits. Thanks to Rohit and his opening partner KL Rahul, India romped to a seven-wicket victory ove...
By A Correspondent in Leeds

Sports  /  Published 31.03.20

Bhajji, Yuvi trolled

Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh were trolled by fans for supporting and pledging donation to former Pakistan captain and all-rounder Shahid Afridi’s foundation. Afridi has been helping those suffer...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 31.03.20

BCB approves allowance for women cricketers

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has decided to pay a one-time allowance of 20,000 Taka to its women players to help them cope with the shutdown of all events due to the COVID-19 pandemic.BCB Presid...
By PTI in Dhaka

Sports  /  Published 12.06.20

Holder: Not guinea pigs

Jason Holder, the West Indies captain, said coming to England for a Test series in the middle of the pandemic is neither dictated by money nor a sense of adventurism but the move is a genuine effort t...
By PTI in

Sports  /  Published 12.06.20

Fan-less IPL on BCCI lips

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has sent out a strong message on its determination to organise the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).While BCCI president Sourav Ganguly,...
By Indranil Majumdar in

Sports  /  Published 12.06.20

Quality matters for franchises

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) seems hell-bent on going ahead with the Indian Premier League (IPL), even if it has to be held behind closed doors because of the Covid-19 pandemic.But...
By Sayak Banerjee in

Sports  /  Published 22.06.20

Domestic stalwart Rajinder Goel no more

Legendary first-class spinner Rajinder Goel died on Sunday owing to age-related illnesses.He was 77 and is survived by his wife and son Nitin. Goel was one of two Sunil Gavaskar’s ‘Idols’ who ne...
By TT Bureau in

Sports  /  Published 14.06.20

‘Centurion’ Raiji departs

Vasant Raiji, who was India’s oldest first-class cricketer at 100, died here in the wee hours of Saturday. Raiji is survived by his wife and two daughters. He had turned 100 on January 26 this year....
By PTI in


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