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Dhoni on Forbes’ list

India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the world’s eighth highest paid sportsman from endorsements, reportedly making $26million a year from his commercial deals, according to the Forbes list of Highest Paid Athletes released on Wednesday. Dhoni, ranked 22nd on ...

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Ehsan Mani calls BCCI’s ‘bluff’ of parallel ICC

BCCI secretary Sanjay Patel’s recent comments about the Indian board threatening to form a parallel world body if the ICC didn’t agree to its terms has been met with stern criticism from former ICC president Ehsan Mani. In an interview ...

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India keen for 2019 Asian Games

India has set its sights on the 2019 Asian Games to be staged in New Delhi, a sporting spectacle it hopes will demonstrate the Narendra Modi-led NDA government’s organising capabilities and restore the country’s image spoiled by the scandal-ridden 2010 ...

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Indian bowlers can’t bowl England

  Indian bowlers can’t bowl England out twice: Vengsarkar   Indian attack lacks teeth which is required to bowl England twice in the Tests, says former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar. The young Indian attack will be led by Ishant Sharma ...

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India draw with Spain

India earned their first point of the hockey World Cup when they drew their third Group A match against World No.10 Spain 1-1 at the GreenFields Stadium on Thursday. After losing their opening two matches in the last couple of ...

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Belgium beat India 3-2 in hockey WC

India’s shaky defence conceded a goal 15 seconds from the hooter to go down 2-3 against Belgium in their opening game of hockey World Cup at the Kyocera Stadium on Saturday. The Indian defenders allowed space inside the circle to ...

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Kings XI Punjab in final

There’s life in the old man yet. In his team’s biggest match of the season, Virender Sehwag rolled back the years with a joyously punchy 58-ball 122 to power Kings XI Punjab to 226 for 6, a total that proved ...

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Another IPL to forget for DD

A new beginning is always fun to look forward to, but for Delhi Daredevils and their fans, the fresh start was nowhere near being fun. Ahead of IPL 7, DD were a revamped and a rejuvenated team. But at the ...

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Anderson blitz takes MI to playoffs

Corey Anderson scored a swashbuckling unbeaten 95 off 44 balls to help Mumbai Indians beat Rajasthan Royals by 5 wickets and qualify for the playoffs of IPL 7. MI needed to chase down RR’s 189/4 inside 15 overs and they ...

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Yusuf blitz seals KKR second spot

Yusuf Pathan smashed the fastest IPL fifty – off 15 balls – as Kolkata Knight Riders beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by fours wickets to register their ninth win and seal the second spot behind Kings XI Punjab on Saturday night. KKR ...

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