Ayushmaan Pandey

New Delhi: A view of a pavillion stand named after Indian skipper Virat Kohli at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, in New Delhi on Sep 13, 2019. Kohli has expressed his gratitude to the DDCA and the BCCI for bestowing the honour and hoped it will serve as an insp

Feroz Shah Kotla renamed Arun Jaitley stadium

New Delhi: The iconic Feroz Shah Kotla stadium, the second oldest after Eden Gardens in Kolkata, was renamed as Arun...

Dipika Pallikal, Swapna Barman & Simranjit Kaur at the launch of VRCT Ja...

‘Juniors will not win medals if they don’t have a coach’

The Indian national squash team has been training without a full-time coach since 2018 after Achraf El Karargui resigned following...

Manasi Joshi.

‘I have never viewed myself any different from others’

Manasi Joshi, ecstatic that her hard work has translated into a gold medal for the country, believes that her victory...

PV

My goal is Olympic gold at Tokyo 2020: P.V. Sindhu

NEW DELHI: Pusarla Venkata Sindhu, the newly crowned World Champion in badminton, says she did not let her repeated defeats...

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Gaurav Gill set for WRC-2 foray with Rally of Turkey

India’s first Arjuna Awardee in motor sport Gaurav Singh Gill will embark on a new mission to make his mark...

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind presents Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar 2019 to Gagan Narang Sports Promotion Foundation for identification and nurturing of budding talent in the field of shooting sports at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Aug 2

Unsure whether I will participate in Olympics: Gagan

New Delhi: Olympic medallist Gagan Narang’s second innings as a “mentor” earned him Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puraskar on Thursday, thanks...

Kolkata: Kerala's Jalaj Saxena celebrates his century on Day 2 of a Ranji Trophy match between Bengal and Kerala at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Nov 21, 2018. (Photo: IANS)

My dream is to play for India: Saxena

New Delhi: Kerala all-rounder Jalaj Saxena is now among the 19 Indian cricketers to have achieved a rare milestone in...

Squash

Shooting’s exclusion from CWG is saddening: Vikram

New Delhi: Squash player Vikram Malhotra said it is saddening that shooting would not be part of the next Commonwealth...

Guwahati: Boxer Mary Kom during a practice session ahead of the second edition of the India Open Boxing Tournament, in Guwahati on May 13, 2019. (Photo: IANS)

Proven performers should be exempted from trials: Kom

The controversy broke after Mary was given  direct entry into the World Championships in Russia without appearing for the trials...

Sehwag

Kumble should be the chairman of selectors: Sehwag

New Delhi: Virendra Sehwag is plain-spoken and direct. If his opinion is anything to go by, Anil Kumble should be...

Navdeep Saini

Need more players like Navdeep in the team: Amit Mishra

Leg-spinner Amit Mishra is happy that debutant fast bowler Navdeep Saini grabbed the opportunity he was given and stressed that...

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We should not think of boycotting CWG: Sakshi

Wrestler Sakshi Malik has switched back to her attacking style of play. She is extremely confident of doing well at...

Guwahati: Badminton player PV Sindhu in action against Saina Nehwal during 83rd Senior National Badminton Championship women's final in Guwahati on Feb 16, 2019. (Photo: IANS)

Olympic win is the ultimate goal, says P.V. Sindhu

‘I didn’t play the Thailand Open because I thought it would be good to train and get prepared for the...

Bhaichung Bhutia. (File Photo: IANS)

‘Promotion-relegation system is the way forward’

‘It’s very unfortunate. I think they need to try and sort it out as soon as possible. It’s not good...

Mumbai: Former cricketer Ajay Jadeja at fashion designer Masaba Gupta's birthday bash in Mumbai's Bandra on Feb 2, 2019. (Photo: IANS)

Pant can be Kohli’s deputy: Ajay Jadeja

New Delhi: Even as the selectors cleared the air surrounding who should be captaining the Indian team in ODIs, the...

Leeds: India's Rohit Sharma celebrates his century during the 44th match of World Cup 2019 between India and Sri Lanka at Headingley Stadium in Leeds, England on July 6, 2019. (Photo: Surjeet Yadav/IANS)

‘Fame may have distracted Rohit before 2011 WC snub’

‘Rohit should be given more opportunities in Tests. He is good enough to perform well in the longer format.’  ...

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Judgement Day

New Zealand will look to dismiss Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow early in the innings as both the teams brace...

Major League Baseball

Indians have the skill sets to play baseball: Jim Small

At a time when Cricket World Cup has gripped the entire nation, Major League Baseball (MLB) has been tasked with...

Mohammad Kaif

Not sure if mayank is the best replacement: Kaif

Former middle-order batsman Mohammad Kaif has said that he is not sure if Mayank Agarwal is the best possible replacement...

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The big show

Even against a Shikhar-less India, Pakistan have a mountain to climb.   It’s that time again. India and Pakistan are...

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Hardik needs to improve his bowling: Kapil

Kapil Dev, the first Indian captain to bring World Cup home in 1983, feels that the team’s current all-rounder Hardik...

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Upbeat India look to settle score against Australia

India would like to avenge its last series defeat against a formidable Australian team. India would like to avenge its...

Andy Bichel

India will win the World Cup: Andy Bichel

‘Bumrah’s role in the WC will be very crucial along with the performance of spinners in the middle overs. Apart...

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The Endgame

MI are the only team that CSK haven’t been able to beat this season with the Dhoni-led side losing the...