Sarfaraz gloves critics

Sarfaraz gloves critics

Tuesday, 18 June 2019 | PTI | Manchester

Pakistan captain Sarfaraz Ahmed has reconciled to the fact that they "were a better team than India in the 90's" and now the tables have turned. The soft-spoken Pakistan captain was literally hounded by his country's media with a host of uncomfortable questions following the team's heavy defeat against India here...

Tigers can tame pace attack

Monday, 17 June 2019 | Agencies | Taunton

West Indies’ explosive batting line-up may be feared around the world, but Mashrafe Mortaza believes Bangladesh’s Tigers can tame them again at Taunton. Needing victory in Monday’s  clash to keep pace with the leading pack, Bangladesh boast an enviable record against Jason Holder’s side over the past few years, triumphing in...

All weather man

Monday, 17 June 2019 | Agencies | Taunton

Nicholas Pooran is keen to shed his T20 specialist tag, insisting his mature knock against England proves he can become West Indies’ man for all formats. The 23-year-old has played in 102 T20 matches in his career, compared with just three first-class games with Trinidad and Tobago — the last of...

captainspeak

Monday, 17 June 2019 | Jason Holder

Any updates on Russell? We're keeping it cuttled. I saw him on Saturday. Saw him on Sunday morning as well, and he's progressing quite nicely yes, you know. We'll have a final answer with him tomorrow morning. Also Evin Lewis get struck in the nets. Is he okay? Yeah, quite a few people...

Sailors of the same boat

Monday, 17 June 2019 | PTI | Cardiff

B’desh face West Indies in order to keep semi-final hopes alive Bangladesh will have the psychological advantage when they face West Indies though both teams are sailing in the same boat as far as their World Cup campaign is concerned. Bangladesh beat West Indies as many as three times in tri-series that...

Federer fresh for 10th Halle title tilt

Monday, 17 June 2019 | AFP | Halle Westfalen

Roger Federer says staying wide awake will be the key to his grass court season with his focus on claiming a record tenth Halle title this week. The 37-year-old Swiss was given the run around by Rafael Nadal last time out on the Roland Garros clay, but says he’ll be...

Pogba hints Utd exit

Monday, 17 June 2019 | AFP | Manchester

Paul Pogba has given a strong indication that he wants to leave Manchester United this summer to seek a “new challenge”. The French World Cup winner rejoined United from Juventus for a then world record £89 million ($112 million) fee three years ago, but has largely failed to live up to...

Gurjit scores brace in India's 5-0 win

Monday, 17 June 2019 | PTI | Hiroshima

Gurjit scored a brace to lead the Indian women's hockey team to a dominant 5-0 victory over Poland at the FIH Women's Series Finals Hiroshima 2019 here on Sunday. Right from the outset, India were on the attack, their left side causing problems for Poland’s defence with regularity. Poland enjoyed the...

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