IPL

RCB skipper Kohli fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has been fined Rs 12 lakh after his team maintained a slow over-rate during their Indian Premier League match against Kings XI Punjab here. RCB were thrashed by 97 runs in the match on...

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Irish Open

Shubhankar cards 2-over 72, Bhullar 5-over at Irish Open

Indian golfer Shubhankar Sharma dropped four bogeys in seven holes on the back nine and to end with a modest 2-over 72 in the Irish Open here on Thursday. Sharma, who has been going through a rough patch, had birdies...

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French Open

Ankita Raina bows out of French Open qualifiers

Ankita Raina could not go past the second round at the French Open qualifiers, suffering a straight set defeat against Japan’s Kurumi Nara, in Paris on Thursday. Ankita, India’s top singles player, lost the second round contest 3-6 2-6 in...

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Indian Premier League

IPL 2020 Points table and updated Orange Cap and Purple...

Mumbai Indians have taken the top spot in the Indian Premier League points table after crushing Kolkata Knight Riders by 49 runs on Wednesday in their second match of the season at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Rohit...

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French Open

Prajnesh Gunneswaran crashes out in second round of French Open...

Prajnesh Gunneswaran crashed out in the second round of the men’s singles qualifiers of the French Open after losing in straight sets to Aleksandar Vukic of Australia here on Wednesday. Prajnesh, India’s second-highest ranked singles player who got the better...

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FIFA U-17 Women World Cup

Women’s FIFA U-17 World Cup likely to be postponed again

The women’s FIFA Under-17 World Cup, which has been rescheduled to February-March, is likely to be postponed yet again in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. Originally scheduled to be held in five venues of India from November 2 to 21,...

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Indian Premier League

Samson hits CSK out of park as Royals start IPL...

Sanju Samson’s effortless six-hitting exhibition along with Jofra Archer’s magnificent all-round show formed the cornerstone of Rajasthan Royals’ comfortable 16-run victory over Chennai Super Kings in an IPL match here on Tuesday. Rated as the weakest among eight teams, Royals...

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French Open

Ankita Raina progresses, Ramkumar bows out of French Open qualifiers

India’s Ankita Raina progressed to the second round of the French Open qualifiers with a hard-fought win over Jovana Jovic on Tuesday but Ramkumar Ramanathan’s bid to qualify for his maiden Grand Slam singles main draw fell flat. In a...

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French Open

Prajnesh advances, Nagal exits from French Open Qualifiers

Indian tennis player Prajnesh Gunneswaran overcame a sluggish start to advance to the second round of the French Open men’s singles qualifying event but country’s top player Sumit Nagal bowed out after a close defeat, here on Monday. Seeded 16th,...

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Indian Premier League

IPL 2020: Yuzvendra Chahal emerges as RCB’s ‘match-turner’ against Hyderabad

A split-second brain-fade and a moment of genius, off successive balls, orchestrated an escape for Royal Challengers Bangalore in their Indian Premier League opener against Sunrisers Hyderabad. A familiar defeat loomed when Jonny Bairstow was chewing into the seemingly inadequate...

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