ICC Women’s World Cup 2022: Smriti Mandhana cleared to continue her campaign, relief for India

To a relief for India, opener Smriti Mandhana has been cleared to play in the ICC Women’s World Cup after suffering a blow to the head in the team’s first warm-up game against South Africa. ICC Women’s World Cup: Smriti Mandhana allowed to continue with India squad (courtesy BCCI) HIGHLIGHTS Smriti Mandhana has been cleared […]

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NZ vs SA, Test 2: South Africa win by eye level after Maharaj and Rabada put the hosts in trouble on Day 4

Kagiso Rabada and Keshav Maharaj left New Zealand in a desperate position on Day 4 as South Africa are just six wickets away on the final day to win the second Test and level the two-game streak. Test 2: SA on the verge of victory after Maharaj and Rabada caused NZ trouble on Day 4 […]

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Vishnu Solanki is struck by two tragedies: Days after losing his newborn daughter, the Baroda batter’s father dies

Baroda thug Vishnu Solanki had two tragedies in just two weeks when his father died days after losing his newborn daughter. Vishnu received news of his father’s death and watched the funeral via video call. The 29-year-old from Baroda has shown over the past two weeks that he has nerves of steel in tragic times. […]

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Aussie slugger Usman Khawaja enjoys ‘special’ Pakistan series: I don’t expect a hostile crowd

Usman Khawaja is delighted to be part of Australia’s historic tour of Pakistan but says there will be no room for emotion when the first ball is thrown against Babar Azam’s side in the opening test. Khawaja, who was born in Islamabad and moved to Australia when he was just four, admits it will be […]

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Schalke 04 announce partnership with Gazprom after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Russia-Ukraine War: The German football club Schalke 04 has prematurely terminated its partnership with Gazprom GAZP.MM. An advertising banner for Gazprom during the Champions League match between Schalke 04 and Basel (Reuters Photo) HIGHLIGHTS Schalke ends partnership with Gazprom after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine The German football club had already removed Gazprom’s logo from its […]

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FIFA bans Russia from playing World Cup qualifiers under its national flag, anthem about invasion of Ukraine

FIFA has ordered Russia to play matches without its flag and anthem at neutral venues, warning the country could be banned from competitions unless the situation in Ukraine improves. FIFA bans Russian flag, anthem from World Cup qualifiers over Ukraine invasion (Reuters Photo) HIGHLIGHTS FIFA bans the Russian flag, the anthem, from the World Cup […]

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BAN vs AFG: Rahmanullah Gurbaz hundred helps Afghanistan win Bangladesh easily in 3rd ODI

3rd ODI: Rahmanullah Gurbaz hit his 3rd ODI hundred as Afghanistan pursued the 193-run goal to beat Bangladesh by 7 wickets on Monday. Rahmanullah Gurbaz Hundred gives Afghanistan easy victory over Bangladesh (ICC Photo) HIGHLIGHTS Afghanistan recorded a 7-wicket win over Bangladesh in the 3rd ODI Afghanistan defeated Bangladesh in Chattogram by 192 points AFG […]

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Swiss business tycoon to buy Chelsea? Hansjörg considers offer from Roman Abramovich

Swiss business tycoon Hansjörg Wyss said Chelsea’s Russian owner Roman Abramovich is trying to get rid of the Premier League club soon and is considering buying the west London side. Roman Abramovich wants rid of Chelsea, says Swiss business tycoon Wyss (Reuters Photo) Swiss business tycoon Hansjörg Wyss has said he is considering buying Premier […]

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It’s disappointing not to have an audience at Virat Kohli’s 100th test, but the decision was made with greater interest: Sunil Gavaskar

Speaking to Sports Today, big hitter Sunil Gavaskar reacted to the BCCI’s decision to hold Virat Kohli’s 100th Test behind closed doors in Mohali. Sunil Gavaskar reacts to BCCI’s decision to hold Virat Kohli’s 100th test behind closed doors (Reuters Photo) HIGHLIGHTS Former skipper Virat Kohli will be behind closed doors for his 100th test […]

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India v Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma will feel safe as Test captain, runs to help in England – Ajit Agarkar

Captain in Test cricket is a different ball game but Rohit Sharma will be confident after scoring plenty of goals during last year’s Tour of India by England, according to former Indian pacesetter Ajit Agarkar. Rohit Sharma is poised to lead India in Test cricket for the first time when India take on Sri Lanka […]

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