NEW DELHI: In the hearing that will effectively decide the future of cricket administration in the country, India’s Supreme Court has removed Anurag Thakuras president of the BCCI with a showcause notice issued in regards to charges of perjury and contempt of court. Anurag Thakur has until January 19 to […]
Ravaged by injuries, India’s star singles player Somdev Devvarman on Sunday announced his retirement from professional tennis, bringing an abrupt end to what was once a promising career. “Starting 2017 on a new note, retiring from pro tennis. Thanks to everyone for the love and support over the years. #newyearnewbeginnings,” […]
Yuvraj Singh and Suresh Raina, out of the Indian ODI team, are among some leading cricketers who would play in the 13th DY Patil T20 tournament to be held at the D Y Patil Sports Academy in Nerul from January 4 to 15, 2017. The tournament, carrying a prize fund […]
The Board of Governors of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday gave approval for adopting legal recourse against the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for not honouring the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two boards in 2014 to play bilateral series. PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan […]
The eye-popping knock-out of Rousey: Amanda Nunes’ stunning knock-out of Ronda Rousey in 48 seconds!
Ronda Rousey’s effort to reclaim her UFC bantamweight title ended in spectacular failure as champion Amanda Nunes stopped her after just 48 seconds of the first round of their title fight at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Friday. In the co-main event, challenger Cody Garbrandt scored a thrilling […]
New Zealand cruised to an eight-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the third and final ODI in Nelson.
Captain Kane Williamson and Neil Broom both flirted with centuries as New Zealand cruised to an eight-wicket victory over Bangladesh in their third one-day international to complete a 3-0 series sweep at Saxton Oval in Nelson on Saturday. Williamson (95 not out) combined with Broom in a 179-run partnership that […]
On this day in 2014, Mahendra Singh Dhoni dropped a bombshell on the cricket world with his sudden announcement of immediate retirement from Test cricket. The announcement was made after India lost the four-Test series to Australia following a draw in the third Test in Melbourne. Dhoni, however, did not […]
Steve Smith, the Australian captain, has rated Australia’s miraculous second Test victory over Pakistan as one of the best wins he’s been part of and hopes it will spur his inexperienced team to great heights. Despite rain marring the opening four days of the Melbourne Cricket Ground Test and a […]
Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma make one of the cutest celebrity couples. Their relationship has been a ray of hope for many a fans in the gloomiest year of the decade so far. Therefore, there were additional cheers towards the end of 2016 when reports of Virat and Anushka sealing […]
Facing public outrage after he was appointed honorary life president by the Indian Olympic Association (IOA), Suresh Kalmadi, accused in CWG scam, has deferred the acceptance of the offer. He wrote to the IOA president N Ramachandran on Wednesday that “time is not appropriate to take up the post”. This […]