In a spot

In a spot

Thursday, 13 June 2019 | PTI | Karachi

Mohammed Amir had confessed to spot-fixing only after then ODI skipper Shahid Afridi slapped the fast bowler while Salman Butt was involved in corruption much before Pakistan's ill-fated tour of England in 2010, claimed former all-rounder Abdul Razzaq. Spilling the beans on the scandal which tarnished the image of Pakistan cricket,...

Kohli remains sole Indian in Forbes list of highest-paid athletes

Kohli remains sole Indian in Forbes list of highest-paid athletes

Wednesday, 12 June 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Star cricketer Virat Kohli remains the sole Indian in the Forbes list of world's highest-paid athletes with estimated annual earnings of USD 25 million. However, the Indian captain has dropped 17 spots to be 100th in the rankings. The list is headed by Barcelona and Argentina football superstar Lionel Messi. According to the...

Hairline hope for India

Hairline hope for India

Wednesday, 12 June 2019 | PNS | Nottingham

Dhawan down but out only for 3 matches, team decides to wait and watch recovery India's World Cup campaign against New Zealand, Pakistan and Afghanistan suffered a blow on Tuesday after opener Shikhar Dhawan was officially ruled out of at least three World Cup matches due to a hairline fracture he...

Reserve days not possible: ICC

Wednesday, 12 June 2019 | PNS | Nottingham

Factoring in a reserve day for every match at the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup would significantly increase the length of the tournament and practically would be extremely complex to deliver, a statement by ICC CEO David Richardson said. “It would impact pitch preparation, team recovery and travel days, accommodation and...

cricketcradle

Wednesday, 12 June 2019 | Agencies

bereavement break Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga will leave for home after Tuesday's match against Bangladesh here, following the death of his mother-in-law, but will return on time for the game against Australia on Friday. "Lasith Malinga will leave the team following Sri Lanka's World Cup game against Bangladesh, which...

Nottingham tie under cloud

Wednesday, 12 June 2019 | PNS | Nottingham

Unexpected rains have most of England indoors It is almost as if Moses is coming, so heavy have the rains been in Nottingham. A weepy city greeted Team India, cricket officials and travelling media on Tuesday morning and the bad news is that the intense cloud cover, winds and cold conditions...

Score early & create pressure: Reid

Wednesday, 12 June 2019 | PTI | Bhubaneswar

With a new coach at the helm in Graham Reid, the Indian men's hockey team has been working on a new tactic to put pressure on the opposition — create chances and score as many goals as possible early on. In the ongoing FIH Series Finals here, world No 5 India...

Spain get better of Swedes

Wednesday, 12 June 2019 | AFP | Madrid

Sergio Ramos and Alvaro Morata both scored penalties as Spain got the better of Sweden on Monday, while the Republic of Ireland and Poland continued their strong starts in qualifying for Euro 2020. Three-time European champions Spain ran out 3-0 winners in their Group F encounter with the Swedes at 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