Was Chahal a like-for-like concussion substitute for Jadeja?: Moises Henriques

Shared News: December 4, 2020 8:11:28 pm Yuzvendra Chahal in action against Australia. (AP Photo) Australia all-rounder Moises Henriques on Friday questioned whether Yuzvendra Chahal can be called a “like for like” concussion substitute for Ravindra Jadeja after the leg-spinner spun his web to take India to a 11-run victory in the first T20I on […]

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Maradona’s refusal to cut footballshaped cake told me about his love for game: Vijayan

Shared News: November 26, 2020 1:01:58 pm Maradona during his visit to Kerala in 2012 (Source: Twitter) Diego Maradona’s love affair with a football has no parallels. If Gary Lineker, an English great in his own right, felt the bond between the two, India’s IM Vijayan saw it, standing right next to the Argentine icon. […]

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Lack of clarity on status of Rohit Sharma’s injury: India captain Virat Kohli

Rohit Sharma will miss the white ball leg of the Australia tour while Virat Kohli will miss three Test. Shared News: November 26, 2020 7:29:53 pm There has been a lack of clarity on the status of Rohit Sharma’s injury, said India captain Virat Kohli on the eve of the first T20I against Australia. Rohit’s […]

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ICC set to decide on World Test Championship at top-level meetings

India in pole position to make the World Test Championship final, but there’s a lot to play for in the upcoming series in Australia. Shared News: November 17, 2020 9:50:10 am India players leave the field after a match against New Zealand. (File) What is the future of the World Test Championship (WTC) in the […]

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ATK Mohun Bagan coach Habas picks Sandesh Jhingan as one of his five captains

Shared News: November 15, 2020 10:39:36 pm Jhingan has been the most high-profile signing of the season. (ATKMB/Twitter) A believer in having multiple leaders in his side, ATK Mohun Bagan coach Antonio Lopez Habas on Sunday picked star India defender Sandesh Jhingan as one of his five captains for the upcoming Indian Super League. Jhingan, […]

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Sadio Mane scores as Senegal qualify for Africa Cup of Nations finals

Shared News: November 16, 2020 10:29:08 am Sadio Mane in action for Senegal. (Reuters) Senegal became the first country to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations finals after a late goal from Sadio Mane secured a 1-0 victory away at Guinea Bissau on Sunday. Mane, who also scored last Wednesday when Senegal beat Guinea […]

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Belgium ease past England, Italy and Netherlands win in UEFA Nations League

Shared News: November 16, 2020 10:14:02 am Belgium players celebrating a goal against England. (Reuters) Early goals by Youri Tielemans and Dries Mertens earned Belgium a comfortable 2-0 win over England to strengthen their grip on top spot in Group A2 while ending the visitors’ hopes of reaching the Nations League Finals in Leuven on […]

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Soumitra Chatterjee: Friends with Satyajit Ray on reel but rivals on cricket field

Shared News: November 15, 2020 10:57:24 pm Soumitra Chatterjee, the legendary Indian actor with more than 200 movies to his name. (Express Archive) Soumitra Chatterjee and Satyajit Ray worked in 14 films together, spanning over three decades. Some of Chatterjee’s best works were crafted by Ray, one of the world’s most iconic and influential Indian […]

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Flight from Russia: The curious case of the missing Sam Querrey

Shared News: November 16, 2020 9:38:57 am Sam Querrey is a former Wimbledon semi-finalist. (Reuters) A seemingly harmless video appeared on Instagram on November 4. The minute-long clip, uploaded by American screenwriter and director Douglas Ellin – best known as the creator of the TV series Entourage – shows a group of men playing a […]

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ATKMB, Mumbai City’s jersey sponsors linked to large online betting companies

Shared News: November 16, 2020 9:00:25 am Mumbai City sponsor DafaNews is an offshoot of Dafabet. (Source: Mumbai City FC/Twitter) When the new season of Indian Super League (ISL) kicks off November 20, ATK Mohun Bagan and Mumbai City will showcase the names of two different sports websites on their players’ jerseys as their principal […]

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