Kerber suffers shock defeat

Kerber suffers shock defeat

Monday, 27 May 2019 | AFP | Paris

German fifth seed and reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber saw her hopes of a career Grand Slam ended by Russian teenager Anastasia Potapova at Roland Garros on Sunday as Roger Federer prepared to make his Paris return after a four-year absence. Fifth-seeded Wimbledon champion Kerber slumped to a 6-4, 6-2 defeat...

Rain washes away warm-up games

Monday, 27 May 2019 | PTI | Cardiff/Bristol

The ICC World Cup warm-up matches between Pakistan and Bangladesh and South Africa and West Indies were on Sunday called off due to rain in both the venues. While the Pakistan-Bangladesh match in Cardiff was abandoned without a ball being bowled, the tie between South Africa and West Indies saw very...

Kohli pleased with lower-order fightback

Monday, 27 May 2019 | IANS

After the Indian top order failed to live up to the expectations in the warm-up game against New Zealand, skipper Virat Kohli expects his lower-order batsmen to rise to the occasion if a situation arises in the upcoming World Cup. "Very good," Kohli said of the lower-order contributions at the post-match...

‘Hope to end our losing streak’

Monday, 27 May 2019 | PTI | Karachi

Pakistan's chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq is confident that the national team will break its six-match losing streak in the World Cup against India when it takes on the arch-rivals at the mega-event on June 16. Pakistan have never won against India in a World Cup match but the former Test captain feels...

‘We will work on our batting skills’

Monday, 27 May 2019 | PTI | London

After suffering 6-wicket defeat against NZ in first warm-up game, Men In Blue hope to get better wickets and perform well in World Cup All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja is hoping to get better pitches in the World Cup than the one at Kennigton Oval where India's batsmen were blown away by...

No need to press panic button yet, says Tendulkar

No need to press panic button yet, says Tendulkar

Sunday, 26 May 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar is in no mood to press the "panic" button after India's loss to New Zealand in their first World Cup warm-up game, saying Virat Kohli's men should utilise the practice matches to learn more about the conditions ahead of the main tournament. Pre-tournament favourites India put up...

Kerber crashes to Russian teen at Roland Garros as Federer returns

Kerber crashes to Russian teen at Roland Garros as Federer returns

Sunday, 26 May 2019 | AFP | Paris

German fifth seed and reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber saw her hopes of a career Grand Slam ended by Russian teenager Anastasia Potapova at Roland Garros on Sunday as Roger Federer prepared to make his Paris return after a four-year absence. Fifth-seeded Wimbledon champion Kerber slumped to a 6-4, 6-2 defeat...

Will quit golf, approach court: Rashid after refused entry at DGC

Will quit golf, approach court: Rashid after refused entry at DGC

Sunday, 26 May 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Indian golfer Rashid Khan Sunday said he is ready to give up his Olympics dream and quit the sport if he is not allowed to practice at the Delhi Golf Club. The two-time Asian champion, who is currently ranked No. 1 on the PGTI Players' Championship, along with seven professional and...

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