Category Archives: Sports

Former Test captain Anil Kumble turns 48

Former Test captain Anil Kumble turns 48

Big matches today – PKL: Bengaluru Bulls vs Tamil Thalaivas

Here are the big sports events lined up for Wednesday (October 17) that comprise the action from Pro Kabaddi and Denmark Open Badminton.

BCCI’s stand on Indo-Pak series is hypocritical: Ehsan Mani

PCB chairman Ehsan Mani on Tuesday said it was “hypocrisy” on part of BCCI that it lets India play Pakistan at ICC tournaments but ignores bilateral series. The BCCI has time and again said that it needs government clearance to play bilateral series.

Champions France defied poor stats at World Cup, says FIFA report

Passing, running and ball possession were not key in producing victories at the 2018 World Cup, but accurate shooting and clear tactics were, according to a FIFA report released on Tuesday.

Pro Kabaddi: Bengal Warriors edge out Telugu Titans 30-25

Bengal Warriors registered their second consecutive victory as they beat Telugu Titans 30-25 in a thrilling encounter of Pro Kabaddi Season six on Tuesday.

Crucial for India to do well at World Cup: Roelant Oltmans

Over the past 13 months, Dutchman Roelant Oltmans has had an eventful Asian sojourn. His four-year stint with Indian hockey, which began with his appointment as the high-performance director, ended with him being sacked from his post of chief coach in September last year.

Rathore eulogises para athletes at award function, calls them true icon

Describing them as “true icons” of the country, the government on Tuesday felicitated the medal winners at the just-concluded Asian Para Games with cash awards at par with able bodied athletes, following India’s record haul in the Continental event.

Wrestlers Bajrang, Sakshi to lead Indian challenge at World Championships

Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik and Asian Games gold medallist Bajrang Punia will spearhead the 30-member Indian contingent at the World Wrestling Championships to be held in Budapest, Hungary from October 20 to 28.

Pro Kabaddi Live: Bengal Warriors vs Telugu Titans

Stay updated with Times of India for all the live updates on Pro Kabaddi live score between Bengal Warriors and Telugu Titans

2nd Test: Fakhar and Sarfraz lead Pakistan fightback after Lyon strikes

Debutant opener Fakhar Zaman and skipper Sarfraz Ahmed missed hundreds by six runs each but still revived Pakistan on the first day of the second and final Test in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday.