One for you mate!

One for you mate!

Sunday, 16 June 2019 | PTI | London

David Warner on Saturday presented a signed team shirt to the Indian origin net bowler Jaykishan Plaha who was struck on the head by a powerful drive from the Australian opener. Warner met Plaha ahead of Australia's game against Sri Lanka and presented him with an autographed team shirt. "Last week, Jaykishan...

Hazard wants to become Galactico

Hazard wants to become Galactico

Saturday, 15 June 2019 | AFP | Madrid

Eden Hazard said on Thursday he wants to become a ‘Galactico’ at Real Madrid and believes he is joining the club at the perfect moment in his career. Hazard was unveiled in front of around 50,000 fans at the Santiagio Bernabeu after the Belgian’s long-awaited move from Chelsea was confirmed last...

India maul Japan 7-2, enter final

Saturday, 15 June 2019 | PTI | Bhubaneswar

India outplayed reigning Asian Games champion Japan 7-2 to storm into the summit clash of the FIH Series Finals hockey tournament here on Friday, assuring themselves a place in the year end's Olympic qualifying event. Returning to the side after a long injury lay-off, Ramadeep Singh (23rd, 37th minutes) finally got...

‘Brazil must win even without Neymar’

‘Brazil must win even without Neymar’

Saturday, 15 June 2019 | AFP | Sao Paulo

Star forward Neymar’s injury absence changes nothing for Brazil at the Copa America, midfielder Casemiro said on Thursday, insisting that the hosts must triumph come what may. Neymar will miss the South American showpiece after injuring ankle ligaments last week in the Selecao’s penultimate warm-up friendly. His injury came as the Paris...

Survival of the fittest

Survival of the fittest

Saturday, 15 June 2019 | PTI | Cardiff

South Africa, Afghanistan face-off in search of first win to keep hopes alive Winless so far in the tournament, both South Africa and Afghanistan will be eagerly looking to tick the victory box when they take on each other in a World Cup encounter here on Saturday. Down and out, the two...

Plan that backfired

Plan that backfired

Saturday, 15 June 2019 | PTI | Cardiff

Rassie van der Dussen, the man who replaced A B de Villiers in South Africa's World Cup squad, is not surprised that the legend wanted to come out of retirement for the ongoing big event but feels the swashbuckler should have handled things better. Middle-order batsman der Dussen has appeared in...

Afghans won't be distracted by Shahzad row: Gulbadin

Afghans won't be distracted by Shahzad row: Gulbadin

Saturday, 15 June 2019 | AFP | Cardiff

Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib insists his side won't let the row over Mohammad Shahzad's controversial World Cup exit overshadow the rest of the tournament. Shahzad played in Afghanistan's first two World Cup matches, but the wicketkeeper-batsman was removed from the squad after suffering a knee injury that the country's cricket board...

Captain Speak

Saturday, 15 June 2019 | ICC Business Corporation

 If there's a doubt that Lungi  is not 100 percent fit, would you still keep him? Tricky one, because we're in a position now where we need to win five games out of five. So you want to have your best guys available for selection. We are trying to make sure...

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