Category Archives: Sports

West Indies on top after dismissing Bangladesh for 43

Kemar Roach led the demolition of Bangladesh with a five-wicket haul as the tourists were dismissed for 43, their lowest total ever in Test cricket, before lunch on the opening day of the first Test against the West Indies at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Wednesday.

Vinod Rai’s age in focus as SC hears BCCI matter

The SC gears up for possibly one of the last few hearings in the matter involving the BCCI on Thursday and Vinod Rai, who turned 70 last month, has been besieged by questions from members of the BCCI who say “it’s unethical for him to continue”.

Banned Inderjeet Singh to miss Tokyo Olympics

Incheon Asian Games bronze medallist, shot putter Inderjeet Singh has been banned for four years by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) for failing a dope test just days ahead of his departure for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

EPL, the big daddy in FIFA World Cup last-eight line-up

English Premier League clubs continue to dominate the World Cup in Russia, with Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester United and Chelsea set to feature the most players in the quarterfinal stage.

Theory of resistance gaining ground in FIFA World Cup

As the quarterfinal lineup is settled and one does not see Germany, Argentina, Spain and Portugal among the survivors, the focus shifts to Uruguay and the fighting spirit that Luis Suarez will invoke to emasculate the threat of Kylian Mpbappe as their quarterfinal clash looms.

Pickford leaps to England’s rescue against Colombia

Against England, Mateus Uribe let fly a cracker of a shot from 25 yards away, and Jordan Pickford flung himself across the goal to make a superb finger-tip save, knowing little that more heroics were in store.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Football’s Top 10 or Flop 10?


Only three teams in the top team FIFA rankings have made it to the quarterfinals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia

Kuldeep Yadav’s hunger for wickets impresses Mohinder Amarnath

Left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav’s maiden Twenty20 international five-wicket haul was instrumental in India’s eight-wicket victory over England at Old Trafford on Tuesday.

Good to see Kuldeep Yadav always go for wickets: Mohinder Amarnath

Left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav’s maiden Twenty20 international five-wicket haul was instrumental in India’s eight-wicket victory over England at Old Trafford on Tuesday.

Belgium losing no sleep over Brazil: Kompany

Veteran Belgium defender Vincent Kompany said on Wednesday Brazil are the best team at the World Cup but his side are not losing any sleep at the prospect of playing them.