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Mary leads charge for Gold

Mary leads charge for Gold

Saturday, 12 October 2019 | PTI | Ulan-Ude (Russia)

The medal haul is the same as last time but four Indian boxers, spearheaded by the indomitable M C Mary Kom, would be fighting to better the colour of those medals in the semifinals of the Women’s World Championship here on Saturday. The third-seeded Mary Kom (51kg), assured of an unparalleled...

Current crop of pacers have changed the face of Indian cricket: Kapil

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

The legendary Kapil Dev on Thursday heaped praise on India’s current pace battery, saying the fast bowlers have changed the face of Indian cricket in the last four-five years. Asked whether the current pace attack is the best, Kapil said, “Do I have to say that? “Aisa pace attack humne dekha nahi...

Mayank learnt art of conversion from domestic cricket: Pujara

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PTI | Pune

For someone who smashed 1000 first-class runs in a month’s domestic cricket in 2017, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that a heavy duty scorer like Mayank Agarwal knows a thing or two about the art of conversion, feels Cheteshwar Pujara. Agarwal, a relatively new entrant to the Test arena, has...

‘Rabada getting back to his best'

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PTI | Pune

Kagiso Rabada is slowly showing signs of getting his mojo back as indicated by his spell in the post lunch session, observed South Africa’s bowling coach Vincent Barnes. Rabada was the only Proteas bowler, who made some kind of impact with figures of 3 for 48 in India’s 273 for 3...

Kohli becomes 2nd Indian captain to lead in 50 Tests

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PTI | Pune

India skipper Virat Kohli on Thursday achieved another feat when he surpassed Sourav Ganguly to become the second Indian captain after Mahendra Singh Dhoni to lead the side in 50 or more Test matches.The Indian run-machine was tied at the second spot with former skipper Ganguly (49 Tests) in the...

Singles

Friday, 11 October 2019 | Agencies

Something wrong with Pak cricket system : Misbah karachi: Pakistan's head coach Misbah-ul-Haq says the humiliating 0-3 hammering in a T20 series against a second-string SL has opened his eyes to the fact that there is something seriously wrong with the country's cricket system. “This series has been an eye-opener...

'Magnificent Mary' assured of 8th world medal, Manju Rani also enters semifinal

'Magnificent Mary' assured of 8th world medal, Manju Rani also enters semifinal

Thursday, 10 October 2019 | PTI | Ulan-Ude (Russia)

  Six-time champion M C Mary Kom (51kg) on Thursday surpassed herself as the most successful boxer in the Women's World Championship history by securing an unprecedented eighth medal before debutant Manju Rani (48kg) also joined her in the semifinals here. The third-seeded Mary Kom defeated a spirited rival in Colombia's Valencia...

Makeshift Germany held at home by Messi-less Argentina

Makeshift Germany held at home by Messi-less Argentina

Thursday, 10 October 2019 | AFP | Dortmund, Germany

An experimental Germany team leaked two second-half goals as a weakened Argentina side, minus superstar Lionel Messi, earned a 2-2 draw in a friendly in Dortmund. Germany flew into a 2-0 lead thanks to first-half goals by Serge Gnabry and Kai Havertz, but Lucas Alario turned the game in the second-half...

State Editions

Civic bodies issue 566 challans, slap Rs 27L fine on violators

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Bizman gets ransom call from convict in G’gram

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Teachers learn self-defence technique

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Air remains very poor 5th day in row

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

AAP welcomes Centre’s Ravidas temple move

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sunday Edition

The French Bulldozer

13 October 2019 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

the power of Forgiveness

13 October 2019 | Swami Mukundananda | Agenda

Yoga and mindfulness

13 October 2019 | Jacqualine Tara Herron | Agenda

Attention feels good

13 October 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Check your child’s behaviour early

13 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

It’s a fine job

13 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer