India's tour of West Indies begins with two T20s in Florida

India's tour of West Indies begins with two T20s in Florida

Thursday, 13 June 2019 | PTI | St. John's (Antigua)

India will begin their World Test Championship campaign against the West Indies in a two-match series starting here on August 22 while the tour begins with a couple of T20 Internationals in Florida from August 3. The tour of West Indies will be India's sole away Test assignment in 2019. Besides...

US scores 13 past Thai

Thursday, 13 June 2019 | AFP | Paris

The United States began their trophy defence in scintillating style with 13-0 Women’s World Cup thrashing of Thailand in a ruthless demonstration of strength to potential quarter-final opponents and hosts France, who return to action on Wednesday against Norway. Three-time champions USA scored 10 goals in the second half in Reims...

Italy edge Bosnia as Germany, France stroll

Thursday, 13 June 2019 | AFP | Paris

Italy needed a late winner from Marco Verratti to defeat a determined Bosnia-Herzegovina 2-1 in Euro 2020 qualifying on Tuesday, while Germany and France piled up the goals in lopsided victories. Edin Dzeko fired Bosnia in front in Turin, but Lorenzo Insigne equalised shortly after half-time and Verratti curled home on...

Daniel James joins Utd

Thursday, 13 June 2019 | AFP | Manchester

Manchester United have tied up the signing of Daniel James from Swansea, both clubs announced on Wednesday, with the 21-year-old Wales winger becoming manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first signing at Old Trafford. James has signed a five-year contract, with the option to extend for a further year. Reports said the...

Comeback on cards

Thursday, 13 June 2019 | AFP | london

Andy Murray hopes to be back on the singles court later this year, but the British former world number one is setting no time limits on his return. Murray will step up his comeback bid from the hip surgery he underwent in January when he competes in the doubles with Feliciano...

Jovic ready for fierce competition

Thursday, 13 June 2019 | AFP | Madrid

Luka Jovic has pledged to fight for his place at Real Madrid after the Serbia striker was unveiled to his new fans at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday. Jovic kissed the badge and applauded around 4,500 supporters that turned out to welcome him after Madrid had confirmed the signing of the...

Adapt or die

Thursday, 13 June 2019 | Agencies | Southampon

With five matches left to play at the Cricket World Cup, South Africa aim to be more flexible in their approach as they search for their first win. Given the format of the tournament, in which each team plays the other nine once, batting coach Dale Benkenstein believes the ability to...

Josh too painful

Thursday, 13 June 2019 | AFP | Brisbane

Australian pace spearhead Josh Hazlewood admits he is barely watching the World Cup as his disappointment at not being selected continues to cause him pain. The 27-year-old was overlooked after being out of action since January with a back injury, as selectors preferred him to focus on getting ready for the...

State Editions

UKD demands appointment of Assembly secretary

21 June 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

DBGI awarded for ‘Excellence in Education’

21 June 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

BJP protests over water, power woes

21 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Got threats for raising mosque issue: BJP MP

21 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

2 held for manufacturing, selling arms in Capital

21 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

City Govt ready to deal with dengue, chikungunya: CM

21 June 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sunday Edition

Don’t regulate us for the sake of it: Pichai

16 June 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

India tops tech visa applications for UK: Report

16 June 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

India’s flat May fuel demand points to sluggish economy

16 June 2019 | Agencies | Sunday Pioneer

Tanker attack jolts oil-import dependent Asia

16 June 2019 | AP | Sunday Pioneer