Barca victory tarnished as injured Messi set to miss three weeks

Barca victory tarnished as injured Messi set to miss three weeks

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | AFP | Barcelona

Lionel Messi is expected to be out for three weeks with a fractured right arm but his last contribution was to help send Barcelona back to the top of La Liga on Saturday. Messi scored and then went off injured as Barca beat Sevilla 4-2 at Camp Nou, in a six-goal...

Singles

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | Agencies

Prajnesh in Ningbo Challenger final New Delhi: Indian Davis Cupper Prajnesh Gunneswaran earned himself a chance to win his second Challenger level title of the season by reaching the summit clash of the Ningbo Challenger in China even as Divij Sharan bowed out of the European Open after semifinal defeat with...

Perfect Mumbai win Hazare title

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | PTI | Bengaluru

Aditya Tare struck a fluent half-century as a clinical Mumbai defeated Delhi by four wickets to win their third Vijay Hazare Trophy title at M Chinnaswamy stadium here on Saturday. Mumbai last won the trophy way back in 2006-07 when they defeated Rajasthan. Opting to bowl after winning the toss, pacers, Shivam...

Langer urges Australia to think with their feet

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | AFP | Abu Dhabi

Head coach Justin Langer on Saturday urged his batsmen to use their feet in Test matches following his side's 373-run defeat against Pakistan, to lose the two-Test series 1-0. Langer, himself a batsman of great repute, said feet movement is important. "You talk about the great Australian players they moved their feet...

B’desh nervous of Zimbabwe upset

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | AFP | Dhaka

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza warned his players against complacency ahead of the start of a one day series against outsiders Zimbabwe on Sunday. Zimbabwe go into Sunday's game in Dhaka as whipping boys of international cricket after losing every match during a recent tour of South Africa. The visitors have not won...

England seal ODI series

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | AFP | Kandy

Thunder, lightning and torrential rain halted England on their Sri Lanka tour on Saturday, but they wrapped up the one-day series against their hosts with a faster run rate. After Dasun Shanaka hit a boundary-smattered 66 to help Sri Lanka make 273-7 from their 50 overs, Jason Roy made 45 and...

Rayudu's consistency will solve middle-order problem: Kohli

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | PTI | Guwahati

India captain Virat Kohli on Saturday said his side's middle-order puzzle will be solved if Ambati Rayudu cements his place at the crucial No 4 position in the matches ahead of next year's World Cup. Kohli said the challenge was only to find someone for the No 4 slot and with...

India look to solve middle-order puzzle

Sunday, 21 October 2018 | PTI | Guwahati

Keeping World Cup preparation in mind, Men in Blue seek perfect combination A formidable India will hope to get more answers for their unresolved middle-order puzzle when they take on a reeling West Indies in the five-match ODI series starting here on Sunday, ticking off the home team's countdown to the...

State Editions

State employees going on strike to lose salary

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

11 natives of UP among dead

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

BJP true saviour of Dalits: Yogi

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

Titli-hit village G’pati still awaits relief

22 October 2018 | TARINI PRASAD PANDA | Bhubaneswar

Similipal park to reopen from Nov 1

22 October 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Woman’s semi-clad body found in Khordha

22 October 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Sri Lanka: The road to recovery

21 October 2018 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Lessons from Hyderabad airport

21 October 2018 | SRINATH RANGARAJAN | Agenda

The Indian Guru in Kenya

21 October 2018 | Gautam Mukherjee | Agenda

The fragility of dreams

21 October 2018 | Ronica Wahi | Agenda

Culture Lane

21 October 2018 | Pioneer | Agenda

OddlyEnough

21 October 2018 | Pioneer | Agenda