120 mn people engage in 500 mn interactions on Instagram during IPL
May 26, 2017 12:06 PM

New Delhi, Almost 120 million people engaged in 500 million interactions on Instagram during the 10th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) that entertained cricket fans for six weeks.

Manchester's football giants make joint donation to emergency fund
May 25, 2017 08:20 PM

Madrid, Manchester's two football rivals came together on Thursday with a joint 1 million pound donation to the city's emergency fund set up in the wake of a terror attack that claimed the lives of 22 people and injured over 100 others.

BCCI, PCB to discuss bilateral series on May 29 meeting: Report
May 25, 2017 08:20 PM

New Delhi,  Less than a week before India and Pakistan face off in a high-octane ICC Champions Trophy clash at Edgbaston on June 4, the respective cricket boards -- BCCI and PCB -- will meet in Dubai on May 29 to discuss the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to play six bilateral series between 2015 and 2023.

BCCI invites application for India team coach
May 25, 2017 08:20 PM

New Delhi,  The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has invited applications for the national team coach's post.

BCCI invites application for India team coach
May 25, 2017 04:29 PM

New Delhi,  The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has invited applications for coach of the national team.

Historian Kalra hopeful of India reaching women's World Cup final
May 25, 2017 04:29 PM

New Delhi, Women's cricket historian Sunil Yash Kalra on Thursday predicted that the Indian eves stand a great chance of reaching the final of the upcoming World Cup, to be held from June 24 to July 23 in England and Wales.

Himachal cricket body to open fifth stadia on June 1
May 24, 2017 07:27 PM

Shimla,  The Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) will add one more feather to its cap by inaugurating another stadium, the fifth in the state, next month, an official said on Wednesday.

Brilliant artwork by Ravish Kapoor to take you to an epic journey back to the memories of the legendary figure – Sachin Tendulkar
May 24, 2017 06:15 PM

Chandigarh: Ravish Kapoor, a well-known brand that specializes in the conceptualisation of invitation cards and unique branding & packaging design recently designed an invitation card that showcased the in-depth details of the latest Movie “Sachin – A Billion Dreams” in a wondrous manner. Not only this, the brilliant artwork delightfully articulated the complete journey of the ‘Master Blaster’ hitherto.

Junior men & women players named for national hockey camps
May 24, 2017 05:49 PM

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) on Wednesday selected 53 men and 37 women players for the junior national camps based on their performances in the recently concluded national championships.

Top Indian surfers gear up for Indian Open
May 24, 2017 04:03 PM

Mangalore, May 24 (IANS) Star Indian surfers including Ishita Malviya and Dharini Selvakumar will be seen riding the waves for the top slot in their respective categories during the second edition of the Indian Open of Surfing, which gets underway at Sasihithlu beach here from Friday.

Hertha Berlin sign Australia midfielder Leckie
May 23, 2017 03:25 PM

Berlin,Hertha Berlin have signed Australian midfielder Mathew Leckie from fellow German football club Ingolstadt, which has been relegated from the Bundesliga.

IPL final: Mumbai vs Pune scoreboard
May 22, 2017 12:35 PM

Hyderabad,  The following is the scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) final between Mumbai Indians and Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) here on Sunday:

Real Madrid crowned La Liga Champions; Villarreal, Sociedad go to Europe
May 22, 2017 12:35 PM

Madrid,  Real Madrid were crowned the Liga Santander Champions following a 2-0 win over Malaga while Villarreal and Real Sociedad have qualified for the Europa league.

DSJA bags 44th Goswami Ganesh Dutt Memorial crown
May 21, 2017 06:43 PM

New Delhi, The Delhi Sports Journalists Association (DSJA) on Sunday clinched the 44th All India Goswami Ganesh Dutt Memorial Trophy after beating Organisers XI by three wickets at the Hindu College ground here.

Nancy, Bastia relegated as curtain comes down on Ligue 1
May 21, 2017 03:34 PM

Paris, Nancy and Bastia were unlucky to suffer relegation into French second-tier league in different manners as the curtain was down on Ligue 1 football championships.

Shouldn't IPL be made more thrilling
May 20, 2017 07:09 PM

A ridiculous finish to a rain-hit key eliminator game of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Bengaluru jolted the chairman of its governing council to concede that a reserve day for the matches at the business end of the tournament could be considered in future.

IPL-10 helped me evolve as player: Manoj Tiwary
May 20, 2017 11:44 AM

Hyderabad, May 20 (IANS) Middle-order batsman Manoj Tiwary has made the difference for the Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) and has proved to be more valuable than the base price of Rs. 50 lakhs that the team paid for him in the third round of the auctions.

It depends on Kohli on how he uses Dhoni's advice, says Kapil
May 17, 2017 05:28 PM

Mumbai,  India's first World Cup-winning skipper Kapil Dev on Wednesday said it all depends on current captain Virat Kohli to use and utilise his predecessor Mahendra Singh Dhoni's sharp cricketing acumen when the 28-year-old leads India for the first time in a global event -- the ICC Champions Trophy -- starting June 1 in England.