Category Archives: Sports

Shubhankar Sharma misses putts, misses cut at Houston

Indian golfer Shubhankar Sharma missed a lot of makeable putts on the second day to miss the cut at the Houston Open but took a lot of positives as he got into ‘Masters’ mode a week ahead of the year’s first Major.

Khelo India champions Manu and Nataraj set for CWG debut

Set to make their debut at next month’s Commonwealth Games (CWG) in Gold Coast (Australia), teenagers Manu Bhaker and Srihari Nataraj are two prodigious talents who emerged as champions from the Khelo India School Games, government’s ambitious flagship programme.

Sunrisers Hyderabad name Alex Hales as replacement for David Warner

Warner had earlier this week stepped down as captain of Sunrisers following the ball-tampering controversy that broke last Saturday in Cape Town, and then had his IPL contract torn up once Cricket Australia suspended him for 12 months.

Live Score: South Africa v Australia, 4th Test, Day 2

New Zealand fight back after England shred top order

BJ Watling continued to defy England as he combined with Colin de Grandhomme to resurrect New Zealand’s innings and lead them to 192 for six as the second day of the second Test at Hagley Oval ended about 30 minutes early due to bad light.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic ready for Galaxy debut

The 36-year-old Swedish superstar told reporters at a press conference he had planned to head to California after his stint with Paris Saint-Germain came to an end in 2016, before instead opting for Manchester United.

John Isner stuns Del Potro to reach Miami final

It was a phenomenal effort from the American who blasted down 13 aces and took just one hour and 23 minutes to floor Argentina’s Del Potro and book his place in Sunday’s final.

CWG 2018: Sathiyan confident of three TT gold medals

The Indian table tennis contingent heads to the 2018 Commonwealth Games at Gold Coast, Australia with its best ever squad and leading the charge is the 25-year-old Sathiyan Gnanasekaran who is their best bet for not just a podium finish, but a gold in individual and in men’s doubles events.

Don’t want to be one-season wonder: Mayank Agarwal

With 2,232 runs under his belt in 2017-18, Mayank Agarwal holds the record for most runs in an Indian domestic season and is now hoping a successful IPL will get him that elusive India spot.

Wasn’t fully confident of winning CWG gold: Milkha

Legendary sprinter Milkha Singh takes a walk down the memory lane and reveals the strategy that helped him beat the then world-record holder Malcolm Clive Spence for 400m gold medal.