Kohli, Rohit consolidate top batting positions; Bumrah leads bowlers pack in ICC ODI rankings

Kohli, Rohit consolidate top batting positions; Bumrah leads bowlers pack in ICC ODI rankings

Monday, 20 January 2020 | PTI | Dubai

India captain Virat Kohli and his deputy Rohit Sharma consolidated their top two positions in the batting chart, while pace ace Jasprit Bumrah continued to lead among bowlers in the ICC ODI Rankings issued on Monday. Following their stellar performances against Australia in the just-concluded series, which India won 2-1, Kohli...

Shaw slams 150 as Ind A hand NZ XI defeat

Monday, 20 January 2020 | PTI | Lincoln (New Zealand)

Prithvi Shaw slammed a 100-ball 150 in India A’s 12-run victory over New Zealand XI in the second practice game here on Sunday, coming back from an injury in the manner that matched the hype around him. Eyeing a return to the Indian senior team, the 20-year-old Shaw struck 22 fours...

Djokovic, Williams lead tennis old guard into new decade

Monday, 20 January 2020 | AFP | Melbourne

Old stagers Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams will aim to keep the younger generation of players waiting in the wings as Grand Slam tennis enters a new decade at the Australian Open on Monday. After recent bushfire smog largely cleared in Melbourne, the view is all too familiar with Djokovic and...

Gattuso 'scared' as Napoli hit ‘rock bottom'

Monday, 20 January 2020 | AFP | Milan

Gennaro Gattuso said he was “worried and scared” as Napoli fell 2-0 at home to Fiorentina on Saturday leaving last season’s Serie A runners-up scrambling to save their season. A third consecutive defeat saw the southern giants slump to 13th position as they sit closer to the relegation zone than the...

PL title heading towards Anfield

Monday, 20 January 2020 | AFP | Newcastle

Liverpool stretched their commanding lead at the top of the Premier League to 16 points and advantage over Manchester United to 30 as goals from Virgil van Dijk and Mohamed Salah earned a 2-0 win over their historic rivals at Anfield. A 13th straight league win since the sides last met...

India shootout Netherlands 3-1

Monday, 20 January 2020 | PTI | Bhubaneswar

India made a dream debut at the FIH Pro League, beating world number three Netherlands 3-1 in the shoot-out after both the teams were locked 3-3 at the end of regulation time in the second match of the two-leg tie here on Sunday. World number five India had earlier defeated Netherlands...

PBL-5 start from today

Monday, 20 January 2020 | PNS | Chennai

In an enthralling battle between experience and youth, world champion PV Sindhu will take on rising star Gayatri Gopichand as the fifth season of Star Sports Premier Badminton League kicks off here at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium tomorrow when Hyderabad Hunters lock horns with Chennai Superstarz. With the league...

Bajrang, Ravi claim Gold medals in Rome

Monday, 20 January 2020 | PTI | Rome

Bajrang Punia was far from his fluent best but still claimed Gold while Ravi Kumar Dahiya showed sparkling form in his Gold-winning effort as the two Indians kicked off the Olympic year in style at the Rome Ranking Series here. The 25-year-old Bajrang staged a comeback to secure a 4-3 win...

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