We have plans in place for Shaw: Chase

We have plans in place for Shaw: Chase

Friday, 12 October 2018 | PTI | Hyderabad

West Indies all-rounder Roston Chase says they  are better-prepared to tackle young Indian batsman Prithvi Shaw, whose initial onslaught had set the tone for their embarrassing defeat in the first Test. Young Shaw scored a century on debut, playing a key role in India's big win in the series-opener. "I am sure...

Federer battles, Djoker cruises in Shaghai

Friday, 12 October 2018 | AFP | Shanghai

Roger Federer said that he did not want to lose in front of his young family as he was pushed all the way for the second match in a row at the Shanghai Masters on Thursday. The reigning champion squeezed into the quarter-finals after eventually defeating the 28th-ranked Spaniard Roberto Bautista...

Bajrang seeded third at World Championship

Bajrang seeded third at World Championship

Thursday, 11 October 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

CWG and Asian Games gold medallist Bajrang Punia is the only Indian wrestler from a strong 30-member squad to get a seeding at the upcoming World Championships as he has been seeded third in the 65kg category in men's freestyle competition. Going by his form, Bajrang will be a strong medal...

Kumble lauds ICC for crackdown on suspect bowling action

Kumble lauds ICC for crackdown on suspect bowling action

Thursday, 11 October 2018 | PTI | Mumbai

Former India captain Anil Kumble Thursday lauded the ICC for its crackdown on bowlers with suspect action, a far cry from the criticism the apex body faced sporadically in the not-too-distant past for its approach in dealing with the issue. The spin legend, who has a staggering 619 wickets in Test...

Give Prithvi space to grow as cricketer: Kohli

Give Prithvi space to grow as cricketer: Kohli

Thursday, 11 October 2018 | PTI | Hyderabad

Stop the comparisons and let Prithvi Shaw be -- Indian captain Virat Kohli Thursday demanded "some space" for the teenage sensation, whose batting has drawn parallels with the likes of Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag. Hailed as a child prodigy, Shaw had a cracking Test debut against the West Indies team,...

‘difficult to win tests in india’

‘difficult to win tests in india’

Thursday, 11 October 2018 | PTI | Hyderabad

West Indies skipper Jason Holder on Wednesday took a dig at his team's critics, pointing out that even a far superior Caribbean outfit of the 90's, including the legendary Brian Lara, couldn't win a Test series in India. West Indies last drew an away Test series against India way back in...

if fit, Gayle will play 2019 WC: Holder

Thursday, 11 October 2018 | PNS | Hyderabad

He may have chosen the Afghanistan Premier League over international cricket but Chris Gayle will "definitely play" next year's World Cup, provided his near 40-year-old-body is able to withstand the rigours, West Indies captain Jason Holder said on Wednesday. Gayle, who is not a centrally contracted West Indies cricketer, signed off...

singles

Thursday, 11 October 2018 | Agencies

gustavo Matosas named Costa Rica coach san jos: Former Uruguay international Gustavo Matosas has been appointed as the new coach of Costa Rica, the country's football federation said on Tuesday. The 51-year-old Matosas takes over from Oscar Ramirez, whose contract was not renewed after Costa Rica finished bottom of their group...

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