Dutt was a master administrator: Ganguly

Dutt was a master administrator: Ganguly

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PTI | Kolkata

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly Monday described ex-BCCI president Biswanath Dutt as a master administrator and recalled seeking his blessings before debuting for India under-19 in 1989-90. "I remember meeting him before heading to play for U-19. It's been a long association not only with him but his son (Subrata Dutta)....

B’desh manage 249/7 after poor start

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PTI | Abu Dhabi

Afghanistan bowlers could not capitalise on a dominant start upfront and allowed Bangladesh to score a competitive 249 for seven with Mahmudullah and Imrul Kayes repairing the innings with fighting half-centuries in an Asia Cup Super Four match, here on Sunday. Mahmudullah (74) and Kayes (72 not out), playing his first...

Neymar gets PSG back on track

Monday, 24 September 2018 | AFP | Paris

From a deeper than usual playmaker role Brazil's Neymar pulled the strings as Paris Saint-Germain came from behind to beat Rennes 3-1 in Ligue 1 on Sunday helping to dispel midweek memories of a European flop at Liverpool. Hosts Rennes took a surprise 11th minute lead when PSG midfielder Adrien Rabiot...

Match against China kind of game we need: Constantine

Monday, 24 September 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

India football team head coach Stephen Constantine is upbeat about his side's international friendly against China next month, saying a match against a strong side would help them prepare well for next year's Asian Cup. India are scheduled to clash with China in an international friendly on October 13 at the...

Singles

Monday, 24 September 2018 | Agencies

Vinesh sustains injury, misses World new delhi: In a big blow to India, Asian Games Gold medallist Vinesh Phogat was on Sunday ruled out of the World championship after suffering an elbow injury during practice in Lucknow. "I'm sad to inform you all that I wouldn't be participating in the upcoming...

Insigne bags brace, setback for Roma

Monday, 24 September 2018 | AFP | Milan

Lorenzo Insigne bagged a brace to inspire Napoli to a 3-1 win over Torino and join Juventus at the top of Serie A on Sunday, as Roma plunged further into crisis with a 2-0 loss at Bologna. Carlo Ancelotti's Napoli have 12 points from five games, equal with champions Juventus who...

Good day for Madrid

Monday, 24 September 2018 | AFP | Madrid

Real Madrid moved top of La Liga after Marco Asensio's goal proved the difference in a scrappy 1-0 win over Espanyol. Their victory at the Santiago Bernabeu may only give Madrid 24 hours above Barcelona, who play Girona  with their perfect record still intact. More pressing for Julen Lopetegui will be the...

Arsenal cruise, Chelsea stumble

Monday, 24 September 2018 | AFP | London

Alexandre Lacazette fired Arsenal to a fourth successive Premier League win as the French forward's superb strike inspired a hard-fought 2-0 success against Everton on Sunday. Unai Emery's side rode their luck in the first half at the Emirates Stadium as Everton wasted a host of chances to punish a sloppy...

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23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

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23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

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23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Water supply to get hit in a few pockets

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Sisodia, AAP MLAs discharged in case related to 2014 protest

23 September 2018 | SR | Sunday Pioneer

Death of 5 sewer workers: Two more arrested

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer