MS Dhoni to play IPL next year

Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni will be part of the Indian Premier League next year.   Clearing all...

Virat bats like old to keep RCB hopes alive

A genius brings out his best when it matters. That’s what Virat Kohli did in what was a must-win clash f...

90 minutes in the nets brings out the best

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Faf du Plessis lauded Virat Kohli’s efforts after the former captain...

Dickwella saves day for Lanka

Niroshan Dickwella’s defiant rearguard with Dinesh Chandimal frustrated Bangladesh and helped Sri Lanka ...

No.3 more than just a number for Mitch Marsh

Mitch Marsh, Australia’s T20 World Cup hero, felt “cursed” after contracting Covid-19 at a t...

Rinku Singh, find of the season

Kolkata Knight Riders head coach Brendon McCullum says young batter Rinku Singh has been their find of this IP...

Sports  /  Published 05.04.20

Blofeld stays in high spirits ‘doing nothing’

The former BBC cricket commentator Henry Blofeld — the Old Etonian is famous for addressing all and sundry as “My dear old thing” — has given an entertaining account of “Doing Nothing in Nor...
By Amit Roy in London

Cricket  /  Published 14.07.19

All about boundaries, margins & some luck

What a heart-stopping final!Match tied, Super Over tied (15 runs for each team)... But the World Cup goes to England for the first time in its 44-year history, thanks to more boundaries than New Zeala...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in London

Sports  /  Published 18.09.18

India-Pak match not another game: Sehwag

By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in Dubai

Cricket  /  Published 13.07.19

‘Pressure on England is like what was faced by Harry Kane’s team’

Graham Alan Gooch, among the all-time great openers and a former captain of England, spoke to The Telegraph on Saturday.Gooch, now 65, has also served as an England selector and a batting consultant/ ...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in London

Sports  /  Published 04.04.20

Sourav Ganguly puts words to action

Sourav Ganguly Foundation has come forward to help the destitute following the crisis arising out of the Covid-19 pandemic. A day after telling Prime Minister Narendra Modi that everyone should pitch ...
By Indranil Majumdar in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 14.07.19

Cricket and nationalism: joined at the hip

Liberals tend to deplore perfervid nationalism in sport in a hand-wringing way, looking past the fact that many sports are mortgaged to nationalism for their needle and their audience. Latin American ...
By Mukul Kesavan

Cricket  /  Published 10.07.19

Result came as a bit of a surprise: Coney

Jeremy Vernon Coney, a former captain of New Zealand, spoke to The Telegraph at Old Trafford on Wednesday. Excerpts...Your reaction to New Zealand defending 239 for eight and making the 2019 World Cup...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in Manchester

Cricket  /  Published 10.07.19

Loss breaks the heart, but proud of the boys, says captain

Virat Kohli didn’t hide his disappointment after being ousted from the World Cup by New Zealand on Wednesday. Chasing a 240-run target, India fell short by 18 runs after being bowled out for 221 in ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 31.03.20

Mithali tips for Shafali

Young Shafali Verma’s contributions at the top of the order helped India in their march to the final of the Women’s T20 World Cup that ended last month. The 16-year-old, though, will get better wi...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta


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