Yuvraj, Gambhir, Unadkat released by IPL teams

Yuvraj, Gambhir, Unadkat released by IPL teams

Thursday, 15 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Yuvraj Singh was on Thursday released by Kings XI Punjab ahead of the Indian Premier League auction next month while Rajasthan Royals let go left-arm pacer Jaydev Unadkat after paying a whopping Rs 11.5 crore for his services earlier this year. Delhi Daredevils expectedly released Gautam Gambhir, who stepped down as...

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Thursday, 15 November 2018 | Agencies

B’desh reduce Zimbabwe to 76-2 Dhaka: Bangladesh reduced Zimbabwe to 76-2 Wednesday on the fourth day of the second Test. Zimbabwe still needs 367 runs or to survive a full day to win its first test series victory since 2011 after the hosts set an improbable target of 443 runs....

Mary eyes sixth Gold as World C'ship begins today

Thursday, 15 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Celebrated boxer M C Mary Kom will aim for a historic  sixth Gold at the AIBA Women' World Championships, the build up of which has been marred by a row over lone Kosovan boxer's participation and poor quality air in the national capital. The 10th edition of the championships, set to...

Gopi pleased with performance in this tough year

Thursday, 15 November 2018 | PTI | Mumbai

Chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand termed the year gone by as a "tough" one, but expressed satisfaction that the target to do well in major events was achieved. "Overall it's been a tough year for us. We hardly had any time for preparation. Overall we had the Commonwealth Games, the...

Mixed day for shuttlers

Thursday, 15 November 2018 | PTI | Kowloon

Olympic Silver medallist P V Sindhu and Sameer Verma notched up contrasting wins on Wednesday to progress to the second round of the Hong Kong Open World Tour Super 500 tournament, here. Sindhu, seeded third, continued her consistent run as she recovered from a mid-game slump to surpass Thailand's Nitchaon Jindapol...

CSK releases 3 players before IPL 2019 aution

CSK releases 3 players before IPL 2019 aution

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | IANS | Chennai

Defending Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on Wednesday announced the release of English quick Mark Wood and two uncapped players Kshitiz Sharma and Kanishk Seth from their squad before the auction of players next month. Wood featured in just one game in the previous edition for CSK...

Being on NADA's scrutiny list not a problem: Hima Das

Being on NADA's scrutiny list not a problem: Hima Das

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Teenage sprint sensation Hima Das Wednesday welcomed the move of her being strictly monitored by National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) saying it was a sign of being a good athlete. Hima has been reportedly included by NADA in their "Registered Testing Pool" high category, under which the 18-year-old will be subjected to...

Australia will be bigger challenge for Indian pace attack: Ashish Nehra

Australia will be bigger challenge for Indian pace attack: Ashish Nehra

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Indian pace attack has been a revelation this year during overseas tours but tougher conditions in Australia will make it a very challenging series for the fast bowlers, reckons former speedster Ashish Nehra. Nehra, who was a part of the Indian squad that drew 1-1 during the 2003-04 series in Australia,...

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70 shanties gutted in Rohini blaze

11 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

6-day fest to celebrate Urdu heritage, culture begins in city

11 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Statue of Unity sees 27K visitors on Sat

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

BJP gets control of all civic bodies in J&K's Kathua

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

T grand alliance partners hold talks, CPI demands more seats

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer