Category Archives: Sports

IPL: Ashwin is guilty, not telling the truth, says Prasanna

Rubbishing Ravichandran Ashwin’s statement that he ‘Mankaded’ Jos Buttler “instinctively”, Indian spin great Erapalli Prasanna on Tuesday said the India Test off-spinner is lying and should have cautioned the batsman.

Ravichandran Ashwin should have maintained decorum: BCCI

Kings XI Punjab skipper R. Ashwin might have called his decision to ‘Mankad’ Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Buttler in Jaipur on Monday as instinctive but the Royals weren’t impressed, with skipper Ajinkya Rahane, head coach Paddy Upton and brand ambassador Shane Warne making their displeasure known.

Ravichandran Ashwin should have maintained decorum: BCCI

Kings XI Punjab skipper R. Ashwin might have called his decision to ‘Mankad’ Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Buttler in Jaipur on Monday as instinctive but the Royals weren’t impressed, with skipper Ajinkya Rahane, head coach Paddy Upton and brand ambassador Shane Warne making their displeasure known.

Mick Schumacher to test with Ferrari and Alfa Romeo

Mick Schumacher, son of seven-times world champion Michael, will test with Ferrari and Alfa Romeo in Bahrain next week, the Formula One teams announced on Tuesday.

Injured Cristiano Ronaldo expects to return in one or two weeks

Cristiano Ronaldo does not think the injury which forced him out of Portugal’s match against Serbia on Monday is overly serious and he told reporters he expects to return to action in one or two weeks.

Watch: Underarm or underhanded? Kyrgios serve stokes debate

Having annoyed Rafa Nadal with an underarm serve at Acapulco, Nick Kyrgios doubled down with the tactic to win two points against hapless Serb Dusan Lajovic at the Miami Open and fire up a timeworn debate between modern fans and purists.

Everyone is very happy to have David Warner back: Basil Thampi

Kerala fast bowler Basil Thampi has shown glimpses of brilliance in the IPL, since his debut season in 2017 when he played for the now defunct Gujarat Lions franchise.

Messi to play for Argentina in Copa America, coach says

Lionel Messi will play for Argentina in the Copa America in June in Brazil, according to coach Lionel Scaloni on Monday. Scaloni, speaking in Morocco where Argentina plays the national team on Tuesday, said he has not discussed the Copa America with Messi since Argentina was embarrassed by Venezuela 3-1 on Friday. Still, he thought Messi will play in the Copa America.

Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin gets candid on ‘mankading’ Jos Buttler

Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin gets candid on ‘mankading’ Jos Buttler

I watch Kohli’s videos to improve my batting: Manjot Kalra

Young Indian batting sensation Manjot Kalra captured everyone’s attention and became a fan favourite after he scored a magnificent match-winning century for the Indian Under-19 team, which waltzed its way to the ICC U-19 World Cup title win last year.