‘India is among the favourites for WC’

‘India is among the favourites for WC’

Thursday, 21 March 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Former captain and India A team coach Rahul Dravid Wednesday said there cannot be a one-size-fits-all policy on workload management and players are smart enough to know where to draw the line. Wading into the ongoing debate on how the players should manage their workload in the IPL, starting March 23,...

Amit Panghal in boxing team for Asian C’ships

Thursday, 21 March 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Asian Games Gold-medallist Amit Panghal will be making his competitive debut in the 52kg category while Shiva Thapa (60kg) will eye a record-breaking fourth successive medal after the duo found a place in the Indian men's boxing team for the Asian Championships, next month. The Asian Championships are scheduled to be...

Saina withdraws from Indian Open

Thursday, 21 March 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal on Wednesday pulled out of the Indian Open BWF World Tour Super 500 which begins here  on Tuesday, after failing to recover from an acute gastroenteritis problem. Saina, who turned 29 last Monday, had played through pain during the All England Championships after suffering from an acute...

Neeraj, Hima named in Asian C’ships team

Thursday, 21 March 2019 | PTI | new delhi

Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra was on Wednesday named to lead a 39-member Indian athletics team for next month's Asian Championships in Doha, with sprint sensation Hima Das also making the cut in 400m despite her recent below-par show. National record holders, Mohd. Anas (400m), Jinson Johnson (800m and 1500m), Dharun...

Singles

Thursday, 21 March 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

India hope to break qualification jinx in Tashkent India will aim for a maiden appearance in the final round of the AFC U-23 Championship Qualifiers when they begin their campaign at the continental football tournament, starting in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on March 22. India have never made it to the final round of...

India maul B’desh 4-0

Thursday, 21 March 2019 | PTI | Biratnagar

Indumathi’s brace and injury-time strike by Manisha help India to secure a resounding win Four-time defending champions India stormed into the final of the SAFF Women's football championship with a resounding 4-0 win over Bangladesh here on Wednesday. Dalima Chhibber opened the scoring for India, which was followed by a brace from...

Warner's leadership skills are unmatched: SRH mentor VVS Laxman

Warner's leadership skills are unmatched: SRH mentor VVS Laxman

Wednesday, 20 March 2019 | PTI | Hyderabad

Sunrisers Hyderabad mentor VVS Laxman is delighted to have David Warner back in the mix as his " unmatched leadership skills" is a big plus for the franchise. While Kane Williamson will once again be leading the side, Warner's inputs and influence on the team members makes him an important part...

‘IPL will decide India’s No 4, Pant can do job’

‘IPL will decide India’s No 4, Pant can do job’

Wednesday, 20 March 2019 | IANS | NEW DELHI

Ganguly believes Rishabh has the temperament and talent to perform well and could answer to India’s middle order woes There has been a lot of debates on who will be India's No 4 in the upcoming World Cup. With India skipper Virat Kohli trying a few options in the just concluded...