Depth of Indian cricket unmatched

Seventy-two hours have elapsed since the incredible Indian win at Gabba, and the cricket world remains captiva...

Smith may lead Aus

Ian Chappell says star batsman Steve Smith might get back the Australia captaincy despite his involvement in t...

Experiences vary, but challenges similar

Most of those who feast on cricket were left craving for more after the lip-smacking contest between Australia...

Be at absolute best vs India: Root

England captain Joe Root feels India’s come-from-behind series victory over Australia has been “a ...

Cristiano on top of the world

Cristiano Ronaldo was hailed as the most prolific professional goalscorer in the history of the game on Wednes...

Consistent Pogba ticks all the boxes

French midfielder Paul Pogba described as “beautiful” his winning goal at Fulham that sent Manches...

Sports  /  Published 27.11.20

Rebirth of a city, 'thanks to the ball'

Diego Maradona meant many things to many people. For some, he was the greatest human being to have kicked a football, to some he was a flawed genius not in the same league as a Pele, yet others, mainl...
By Devdan Mitra in

Sports  /  Published 27.11.20

India, Australia captains bank on crowds

T. Natarajan has been added to the ODI squad as back-up after Navdeep Saini complained of back spasm. Though Australia don’t have to deal with Rohit Sharma in the coming white-ball matches, the...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 27.11.20

Football as a one-man ballet

Fame? Oh yes. The world was at his feet, football’s grail held aloft in his hands. Never mind the delinquent fist. That too was part of the man. How can you separate the dancer from the dance? O...
By Ananda Kamal Sen in

Sports  /  Published 27.11.20

Lack of clarity on Rohit Sharma: Virat Kohli

The BCCI also announced that Ishant “has been ruled out” of the Test series and is “building up his workload in order to achieve Test match fitness”. ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 27.11.20

Fowler plays ‘underdog’ ahead of duel

In the pre-match media conference, former England and Liverpool star Fowler was asked about Diego Maradona, who passed away on Wednesday. He replied: “It is incredibly sad. He is arguably one of...
By Arindam Bandyopadhyay in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 27.11.20

Kariega fancied

Vishal Gaikwad’s Kariega (S.Zervan-up) may win the Abeeta Plate, the main event at the Mumbai races (to be held in Pune) on Friday. SELECTIONS: 1.30pm: Whispering Queen 1. Romanesque 2. Thea&rs...
By Honky Dory in

Sports  /  Published 26.11.20

Pied Piper of the beautiful game

By Souvik Mukherjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 26.11.20

Joselu doffs hat to Real

Having played for clubs like Hoffenheim, Eintracht Frankfurt, Hannover 96 and Stoke City, Joselu acknowledged that the English Premier League is the toughest of all leagues. “I did adapt well a...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 26.11.20

Turf Legend lifts feature

Trainer Md Sajid Qureshi’s 6/1 shot Turf Legend (Irvan Singh-up) won the Treasure’s Nest Plate, the feature event at the Mysore races on Wednesday. Result (With Bangalore dividends) 1st...
By Our Turf Correspondent in

Sports  /  Published 26.11.20

Kerala remembers the one with Midas Touch

Che Guevara, Fidel Castro and Diego Maradona galvanise the majority of Malayalis. When the curtains go up for World Cups, Kerala is always united by football and split usually between Brazil and Arge...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.