Advertisement


Sport

Shami rues ‘loose’ batting with tip to focus on job

Mohammed Shami, an integral part of India’s famed pace bowling attack, has conceded that “loose ba...

Some hope for Djoker

World No. 1 tennis player Novak Djokovic could be allowed to defend his French Open title under the latest Cov...
Advertisement

Hunt for balance to kickstart Rohit era

A fit Rohit Sharma will take charge as India’s limited overs captain when the three-match ODI and T20I s...

Peng Shuai: Nod to shirts, with a rider

Fans are free to wear “Where is Peng Shuai?” shirts at the Australian Open but they must not becom...

Shades of Connors in Medvedev court-ship

Daniil Medvedev has tapped into the energy of the crowd at Melbourne Park by playing both hero and villain, wh...

Stampede at stadium crushes fans

At least eight people died and 38 were injured in a stampede when fans stormed a stadium hosting an Africa Cup...

Advertisement
Sports  /  Published 17.02.21

Root sees virtues of rotation

England’s rotation policy, due to which they dropped James Anderson and Dom Bess from this Test, has been criticised by many. But captain Joe Root continues to defend it, citing the pandemic. &...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 17.02.21

Test match: India conquer ‘devil’ in pitch

Ravichandran Ashwin recorded the second instance of getting a century and an 8-wkt haul in the same Test. No other Indian has done it even once. Overall, 16 players have achieved the same feat in...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 17.02.21

Ashwin’s appeal: Back our youth

Ravichandran Ashwin is not against opinions, accepting that everyone would have one, but he thinks individuals should be able to “magnanimously” shrug them off even while not disrespecting...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 17.02.21

Moeen to go back home

Joe Root on Tuesday said Moeen Ali will miss England’s final two Tests against India after deciding he needs a break from the bio-secure bubble. He is expected to return before the white-ball se...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 17.02.21

Kevin Pietersen teases and taunts

Former England captain Kevin Pietersen has teasingly congratulated India for their win over what he called the “England B” side. “Badhai ho india, England B Ko harane ke liye (Congr...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 17.02.21

Eye on IPL, Sourav bets big on fans

Even as the BCCI is mulling allowing fans into stadiums for this year’s IPL, should it be held in India, Board president Sourav Ganguly confirmed that tickets for the Day-Night Test against Engl...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 17.02.21

Russian qualifier in Novak Djokovic’s path

Serena Williams came through a huge test to reach the last four at Melbourne Park for the ninth time with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Simona Halep. The 39-year-old went toe-to-toe with the Romanian secon...
By Reuters in Melbourne

Sports  /  Published 17.02.21

Pirlo urges Juventus to be cautious vs Porto

Andrea Pirlo says that Juventus are dreaming of ending their 25-year wait to win the Champions League but urged caution ahead of his side’s last-16 trip to Porto on Wednesday. The Italian champ...
By Reuters in Rome

Sports  /  Published 17.02.21

Thomas Tuchel: Have a long way to go

Chelsea notched up their fourth league win in a row under new coach Thomas Tuchel on Monday and striker Timo Werner ended his goal drought as the Blues beat Newcastle United 2-0 to leapfrog Liverpool ...
By Reuters in London

Sports  /  Published 16.02.21

India too good for England

  Axar Patel and Ravichandran Ashwin predictably completed the annihilation of clueless England batsmen, emphatically bringing India back in contention for the World Test Championship final with...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Chennai


Advertisement

Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Advertisement
 
 
Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.