Change in culture behind India's pace bowling surge: Ganguly

Change in culture behind India's pace bowling surge: Ganguly

Monday, 06 July 2020 | PTI | Kolkata

A cultural shift with rising fitness standards are the primary reasons for India's current depth in fast bowling department, said former captain and current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly. A young Jasprit Bumrah in the experienced company of Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav and Bhuvneshwar Kumar have developed into one of...

England tour is like Ashes for us: Roach

Monday, 06 July 2020 | PTI | Manchester

Pacer Kemar Roach feels the upcoming series against England is equivalent to the Ashes for the West Indies team which will look to defend the trophy it won at home last year. West Indies had handed Joe Root’s men a 2-1 defeat when England travelled to the Caribbeans last year and...

De Kock wins SA Cricketer of the Year award

Monday, 06 July 2020 | PTI | Johannesburg

White-ball skipper Quinton de Kock was named the men’s cricketer of the year at Cricket South Africa’s (CSA) annual awards ceremony, held virtually due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The 27-year-old also bagged the Test cricketer of the year while young opener Laura Wolvaardt took home the women’s cricketer of the year...

Cummins remains unaffected by record-breaking IPL bid

Monday, 06 July 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

It’s been six months since he struck IPL gold with a record-breaking bid but Australian pace spearhead Pat Cummins says his life hasn’t changed one bit because he has never been the sort to be too affected by either success or failure. The world No 1 Test bowler was bought by...

Liverpool book Villa at Anfield

Monday, 06 July 2020 | AFP | Liverpool

Ross Barkley set up the opening goal before scoring himself late in the game as Chelsea eased past relegation-threatened Watford in a 3-0 win to consolidate fourth place in the Premier League. The England midfielder played in Olivier Giroud to score in the 28th minute and put Chelsea ahead at a...

Pin-point Ramos holds nerve again

Monday, 06 July 2020 | AFP | bilabo

Real opens up 7 point lead over Barca after seventh straight win Sergio Ramos scored his 22nd consecutive penalty on Sunday as Real Madrid held on for another 1-0 win over Athletic Bilbao to inch closer to winning La Liga. Ramos’ fifth goal in seven games since the restart gives Madrid a...

Feeling yet to sink in but my life hasn't changed at all: Cummins on IPL big bucks

Feeling yet to sink in but my life hasn't changed at all: Cummins on IPL big bucks

Sunday, 05 July 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

It's been six months since he struck IPL gold with a record-breaking bid but Australian pace spearhead Pat Cummins says his life hasn't changed one bit because he has never been the sort to be too affected by either success or failure. The world No.1 Test bowler was bought by Kolkata...

NASCAR races on at Indy after Johnson contracts coronavirus

NASCAR races on at Indy after Johnson contracts coronavirus

Sunday, 05 July 2020 | AP | Indianapolis (US)

NASCAR's extravagant weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway where the back-and-forth battle between Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin should continue has been rocked by its first driver testing positive for the coronavirus. Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson will miss what was supposed to be his final Brickyard 400 as he quarantines following...

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India, China’s quest for influence in S Asia

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A mission towards Atmanirbhar Bharat

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