ISL 2018-19 Final Preview: Against dominant Bengaluru, FC Goa eye history

The Indian Super League 2019 has arrived at the final showdown as the top two sides of the season Bengaluru FC and FC Goa ready to fight for the title on Sunday in Mumbai. Bengaluru FC view the summit clash against FC Goa as a shot at redemption. (File Photo) The Indian Super League 2019 […]

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IPL 2019: Star Sports docu-series to focus on stories of lesser known stars

The eleventh edition of the IPL begins on March 23 with the first match being played between champions Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore. A press release states that the series “debuts on the Star Sports network on Star Sports 1 Hindi and Star Sports First on Saturday, March 16, 2019 and will be […]

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Gautam Gambhir, Sunil Chhetri receive Padma awards from President Ram Nath Kovind

Former cricketer Gautam Gambir, football captain Sunil Chhetri Archery star Bombayla Devi and basketball player Prashanti Singh were among those who received Padma awards from President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday. Gautam Gambhir and Sunil Chhetri were among seven sportspersons who were conferred the Padma awards this year. (PTI Photo) Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir and […]

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Pakistan Super League 2019: Peshawar Zalmi road to final

In a repeat of the 2017 Pakistan Super League final, Peshawar Zalmi will lock horns with Quetta Gladiators in the PSL 2019 summit clash on Sunday. Peshawar Zalmi will play 2019 PSL final against Quetta Gladiators. (Source: Peshawar Zalmi/Twitter) Shared News: Updated: March 16, 2019 2:03:45 pm In a repeat of the 2017 Pakistan Super […]

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What Ronaldo and Juventus’ victory over Atletico Madrid says about the Champions League

What explains the gulf in performances over the course of two games for the losing teams: for Atlético and Real Madrid and, invariably, PSG? Shared News: Updated: March 13, 2019 4:24:08 pm Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their second goal. (Reuters photo) By Rory Smith Not long after Cristiano Ronaldo scored the first of his […]

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IAAF maintains ban on Russian athletics over doping scandal

World athletics governing body IAAF has decided not to lift a ban on Russia’s athletics federation over doping. IAAF has decided not to lift a ban on Russia’s athletics federation over doping. (Source: File Photo) World athletics governing body IAAF has decided not to lift a ban on Russia’s athletics federation over doping, saying on […]

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Indian Wells: Naomi Osaka advances in straight sets, ill Alexander Zverev beaten

The US and Australian Open champion, Naomi Osaka who is also defending the title at Indian Wells, will next face Switzerland’s Belinda Bencic, who beat Ekaterina Alexandrova 6-4 6-2.   Naomi Osaka (JPN) in her third round match as she defeated Danielle Collins (not pictured) in the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis […]

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Photos: Australian cricket team meet Bishan Singh Bedi at dinner hosted by High Commission

  Australian team met Australian High Commissioner in India, Harinder Sidhu, and presented her with a shirt bearing her name and number 19 on the back.   Former India cricket captain Bishan Singh Bedi interacts with the Australian cricket team players as Australian High Commissioner to India Harinder Sidhu looks on during a reception hosted […]

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Even MS Dhoni missed catches, stumpings at the start of his career, says Rishabh Pant’s coach Tarak Sinha

Rishabh Pant’s childhood coach Tarak Sinha believes comparing his ward with a seasoned veteran like MS Dhoni was unfair. Rishabh Pant misses a stumping opportunity on Sunday. (AP Photo: Altaf Qadri) Just a few wicketkeeping blunders by Rishabh Pant were enough for the spectators in Mohali to start missing MS Dhoni. The chants of “Dhoni, […]

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