‘Ind footballers can flourish with more exposure’

‘Ind footballers can flourish with more exposure’

Monday, 29 June 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

Former Australia and Jamshedpur FC striker Tim Cahill believes Indian football’s young talents can flourish with systematic exposure at the top level. Cahill, who brought his sterling career to an end following his stint with the Jamshedpur-based side in the 2018-19 season of the Indian Super League (ISL), said his experience...

Juve open 7 point lead

Sunday, 28 June 2020 | AP | Rome

Cristiano Ronaldo is back in form. He set up two goals and converted a penalty to help Juventus beat 10-man Lecce 4-0 on Friday and boost its chances of claiming a record-extending ninth successive Serie A title. Ronaldo had struggled since soccer resumed in Italy, but his return to form pushed...

Aspas twists title race

Sunday, 28 June 2020 | AP | MADRID

Celta’s forward 88th minute free kick hold Barca for 2-2 draw Sevilla drew with Valladolid 1-1 on Friday for its fourth straight setback in the Spanish league, missing a chance to retake third place from Atlético Madrid. Lucas Ocampos converted an 83rd-minute penalty kick to salvage the tie, the fourth consecutive for...

Pak leaves for UK today

Sunday, 28 June 2020 | PTI | Karachi

Pakistan will leave for their tour of England on Sunday with 20 players and 11 support staff, the PCB said on Saturday, even as seven out of the 10 coronavirus-infected cricketers returned negative when they were tested the second time. The Pakistan Cricket Board said the team will be departing for...

'Younis' appointment shows Misbah not a good enough

Sunday, 28 June 2020 | IANS | Lahore

Former Pakistan opener Aamer Sohail said that Younis Khan's appointment as the team’s batting coach shows that the Pakistan Cricket Board could not trust head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq with the role. Misbah was also the batting coach of the team while holding the other two positions and Sohail...

‘We need to prepare well to take on WI’

Sunday, 28 June 2020 | PTI | Southampton

England skipper Joe Root said West Indies boosts of a “formidable” bowling attack and his team will have to be well-prepared to face it during next month’s three-Test series beginning on July 8. England had suffered a 1-2 loss against the West Indies in their away series last year and the...

Thomas looks overweight: Rose

Sunday, 28 June 2020 | PTI | Kingston

West Indies speedster Oshane Thomas is “overweight” and needs to work harder on his fitness to maintain pace and prolong his international career, feels former pacer Franklyn Rose. Rose, who took 53 wickets in 19 Tests and 29 scalps in 27 ODIs between 1997 and 2000, said he is concerned about...

Roberts slams Hetmyer for pulling out of Eng tour

Sunday, 28 June 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

West Indies pace legend Andy Roberts has slammed batsman Shimron Hetmyer for opting out of the England tour because of health concerns amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Along with senior pro Darren Bravo, Hetmyer pulled out of the tour of UK and forced the Roger Harper-led selection committee to make some last-minute...

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