Last waltz for Nicola Adams owing to partner’s positive coronavirus test

Shared News: November 14, 2020 8:35:56 am Nicola Adams is a two-time Olympic gold medallist. (Reuters) One of Great Britain’s most celebrated athletes Nicola Adams accepted the invitation to feature in one of the country’s most popular reality television shows, Strictly Come Dancing. But the two-time Olympic gold medallist boxer – whom Indian readers may […]

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Lot of talent in store, IPL is ready for expansion: NCA head Rahul Dravid

Shared News: November 13, 2020 7:10:16 pm Former India captain Rahul Dravid is currently serving as the director of National Cricket Academy (NCA). Former India captain Rahul Dravid strongly believes that Indian Premier League (IPL) is “ready for expansion” in terms of number of teams without compromising on the quality as well as quantity of […]

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Even Australia can’t fill the Virat Kohli void

Shared News: November 14, 2020 8:04:16 am Virat Kohli’s paternity leave has swung the pre-series odds massively in Australia’s favour. (File) Virat Kohli skipping the last three Tests of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy to attend the birth of his child might go down as the most famous, if not the most discussed, paternity break in the […]

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Sachin Tendulkar donates medical equipment to Assam hospital

Shared News: November 13, 2020 8:32:27 pm Batting icon Sachin Tendulkar (File Photo) Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar has donated medical equipments to a charitable hospital in Assam, a move will benefit over 2,000 children coming from underprivileged families. Tendulkar, who is also the ‘Goodwill ambassador of UNICEF’, has donated equipments required in the Paediatric Intensive […]

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Diego Maradona leaves hospital 8 days after brain surgery

Shared News: November 12, 2020 8:17:08 am The press surrounds an ambulance believed to be transporting soccer legend Diego Maradona as it pulls away from Olivos Clinic in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020. Maradona’s manager and lawyer Matías Morla confirmed Wednesday that the world soccer legend would be discharged today from the hospital […]

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Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay all face injury issues

Shared News: November 12, 2020 8:29:31 am PSG’s Neymar reacts after he was blocked during the Champions League group H match between Basaksehir and PSG in Istanbul, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. (Ozan Kose/Pool via AP) Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay are all facing injury problems ahead of upcoming World Cup qualifying matches. For Brazil, forward Philippe […]

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Cricket Australia pick uncapped Pucovski, Green, Abbott for Tests against India

Shared News: November 12, 2020 10:10:24 am Tim Paine will lead the side and Pat Cummins will be his deputy. (FILE) Cricket Australia announced a 17-member squad for upcoming Test series against India starting in December. The team will take on India under Tim Paine’s captaincy and youngsters Will Pucovski and Cameron Green have also […]

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International friendlies: Portugal rout Andorra 7-0, Finland stun France

Shared News: November 12, 2020 11:37:55 am Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo is congratulated by teammate Bernardo Silva after scoring his teams sixth goal against Andorra. (AP Photo) Cristiano Ronaldo scored once in Portugal’s 7-0 rout of Andorra in a friendly on Wednesday, moving a step closer to becoming the all-time top scorer for a national team. […]

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Team India is back: Watch the Indian cricket team depart for Australia tour

Shared News: November 12, 2020 7:44:24 am BCCI tweeted photographs of the Indian contingent. (Source: BCCI twitter) The Indian cricket team on Wednesday departed for a two-month-long tour of Australia where it will aim to build on the historic Test series win two years ago. The BCCI tweeted photographs of the Indian contingent before departure […]

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