Mumbai Indians begin pre-season training camp for IPL

Mumbai Indians begin pre-season training camp for IPL

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | PTI | Navi Mumbai

Three-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Mumbai Indians Tuesday kicked off their pre-season training camp here for the upcoming 12th season of the coveted T20 tournament. Among others, all-rounder Hardik Pandya and his elder brother Krunal have joined the camp, which is currently being held at the Reliance Corporate Park cricket...

Man City still teens in adult CL world: Pep

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | AFP | Manchester

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has again cast doubt on the Premier League champions' readiness to win the Champions League for the first time despite being favourites for the competition. City host Bundesliga strugglers Schalke on Tuesday with a 3-2 first leg lead in their last 16 tie hoping to avoid...

Singles

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | Agencies

India B win Quadrangular title Thiruvananthapuram: India under-19 B outclassed India under-19 A by 72 runs in the final to win the quadrangular ODI tournament on Monday. Electing to bat, India B made 232 for 9 in 50 overs and dismissed the A team for 160 in 38.3 overs to emerge...

Willey steers Eng to series sweep

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | AFP | Basseterre

David Willey spearheaded another rout of an indisciplined West Indies batting line-up as England completed a 3-0 sweep of the series with an eight-wicket victory in the third and final T20 International at Warner Park in St Kitts. Medium-pacer Willey knocked over the top-order in finishing with career-best T20I figures of...

‘Resting established players against Aus is wrong move’

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | PTI | Karachi

Pakistan's Shahid Afridi on Monday criticised the national selectors for resting six senior players, including skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed, for the upcoming ODI series against Australia, saying a good outing would have boosted their confidence ahead of the World Cup. In a surprising move, the selectors picked young speedster Mohammad Hasnain in...

There's no pressure: Dipa on participation in 2 WCs

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

Ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar is set to represent India in the upcoming World Cups at Baku, Azerbaijan and Doha, Qatar. She says for her, every competition is very tough but she doesn't feel pressurised. Ahead of the competitions that will start from March 14, Karmakar said: "Training has been going well....

Quiet apology

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | AFP | Wellington

Ross Taylor whispered a prayer and an apology to the late Martin Crowe Monday as he overtook his mentor's century tally during an exceptional innings of 200 that put New Zealand in a strong position in the second Test. The number four's sterling effort was his third Test double hundred and...

Taylor's double ton raises Kiwi hopes

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | AFP | Wellington

A double ton from Ross Taylor and three quick Bangladesh wickets put New Zealand in a prime position to pull off an exceptional victory in the rain-shortened second Test in Wellington on Monday. At stumps on day four at Basin Reserve, where the first two days were washed out, Bangladesh were...