Utd given a ‘reality check’

Utd given a ‘reality check’

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | AFP | Manchester

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted Manchester United had been handed a reality check after Paris Saint-Germain cruised to a 2-0 win. It was a dispiriting evening for Solskjaer, who had sparked such enthusiasm among United's players and fans since replacing the sacked Jose Mourinho in December. "Today is a reality check for us...

Wadkar keeps Vidarbha in hunt

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | PTI | Nagpur

Wicketkeeper Akshay Wadkar led Vidarbha's fightback with an unbeaten half-century as the Ranji champions remained in hunt for a first innings lead after the second day of their Irani Cup match against Rest of India. After restricting Rest to a modest 330 on the opening day, Vidarbha ended the second day...

Eng thrash WI to claim consolation win

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | AFP | Gros Islet

England ended a disappointing Test series with the consolation of a comprehensive victory over the West Indies on the fourth day of the third and final Test in St Lucia on Tuesday. Thrashed in the first two matches of the series to surrender the Wisden Trophy after ten years in English...

I backed myself to hit a six after not taking that single, says Karthik

I backed myself to hit a six after not taking that single, says Karthik

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

"I genuinely believed that I could hit a six," Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik said as he reflected on refusing a single to non-striker Krunal Pandya in the series-deciding loss to New Zealand in the third T20 International. On Sunday night at Hamilton, things did not go as per plan in the...

PCB rejects Sharjeel's appeal for relaxation in spot-fixing ban

PCB rejects Sharjeel's appeal for relaxation in spot-fixing ban

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 | PTI | Karachi

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has rejected Sharjeel Khan's appeal to allow him to play domestic cricket before his ban for involvement in spot-fixing expires in August this year. A senior official of the PCB said that Sharjeel's application submitted by his lawyer had been discussed at the recent Board of...

Pakistan can break India jinx in upcoming WC, says Moin

Pakistan can break India jinx in upcoming WC, says Moin

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 | PTI | Karachi

Former Pakistan captain Moin Khan believes the present national team has the firepower to break its World Cup jinx against India and register the country's maiden win over the neighbours in the upcoming ICC 50-over mega-event in the UK. In six times in the World Cup so far, Pakistan have never...

Learnt art of chasing from Dhoni: Shankar

Learnt art of chasing from Dhoni: Shankar

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 | PTI | Chennai

Tamil Nadu all-rounder says he learnt how to pace innings, especially during chases by sharing game time with  former skipper Vijay Shankar, who has made a strong case for himself to be included in India's World Cup bound squad, feels that his biggest takeaway from the Australia and New Zealand series...

Wawrinka through as Paire switches off

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 | AFP | Rotterdam

Stan Wawrinka benefitted from a Benoit Paire collapse, with the Swiss carving out a 7-6(7/4), 6-1 win on Monday at the Rotterdam Open. After fighting through a 45-minute first set the 33-year-old Wawrinka needed just 26 more minutes to salt away the first-round victory as the moody Paire had unleashed a...

State Editions

Dowry case: Woman gets triple talaq on WhatsApp

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Assembly witnesses ruckus as Opp raises issues

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

In brief

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Nath asks Opp to wait till March 5

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Cong MLA Deepak Saxena resigns as Chhindwara MLA

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer