• Sat, Aug 17, 2019
  • Nathan Lyon equals Dennis Lillee's Test record Nathan Lyon equals Dennis Lillee's Test record

    On day 2 of second Ashes test at Lord's, Nathan Lyon equalled Dennis Lillee's record of 355 test wickets, Nathan getting to the mark in 88 tests and Lille in 70 tests in 1984.

  • Southee equals Tendulkar's six-hitting record in Tests Southee equals Tendulkar's six-hitting record in Tests

    Sachin Tendulkar has found an unlikely ally in the tally of record number of sixes in test cricket, in Tim Southee, the number 10 batsman of New Zealand.

  • Tussle between Goa, IOA continues over delayed National Games Tussle between Goa, IOA continues over delayed National Games

    Although the Goa chief minister insisted that the necessary infrastructure for the delayed national games would be completed soon, he said the ball was in IOA's court for the allocation of dates for...

  • Bajrang Punia to get Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award Bajrang Punia to get Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

    Consistent outstanding performances in major events of wrestling, key to Ace wrestler Bajrang Punia being considered for the Rajiv Gandhi khel ratna award 2019 - the country's highest sporting honour.

  • Lack of freedom most frustrating about living in Pak: Flower Lack of freedom most frustrating about living in Pak: Flower

    When asked about the most frustrating thing about living in Pakistan, Grant Flower, the former Zimbabwe batsman who had been with the Pakistan team since 2014 said 'The security aspect and the lack of...

  • PKL: Thalaivas looks for improved show at home PKL: Thalaivas looks for improved show at home

    After a decent start to Pro Kabaddi 2019, Tamil Thalaivas will look to inject more steam to its campaign when its home leg kicks off at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here on Saturday.

  • Kapil says CAC must have say in selection of Indian team support staff Kapil says CAC must have say in selection of Indian team support staff

    The Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) must have a say in selecting the support staff of the Indian team as “not doing that job is not right”, its chief Kapil Dev said on Friday.

  • Rahane, Pujara, Bumrah ready for game time in warm-up tie Rahane, Pujara, Bumrah ready for game time in warm-up tie

    Test specialists Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane along with a well-rested Jasprit Bumrah will be aiming for some quality game time when India takes on West Indies Cricket Board XI in a three-day...

  • Archer strikes before rain intervenes again at Lord’s Archer strikes before rain intervenes again at Lord’s

    England fast bowler Jofra Archer marked his Test debut with a wicket as Australia suffered a top-order collapse before rain cut short play at Lord’s on Friday.

  • Watling rescues New Zealand Watling rescues New Zealand

    BJ Watling rescued New Zealand with an unbeaten 63 as the visitor overcame a batting collapse to reach 195 for seven in its second innings on day three of the opening Test against Sri Lanka here on...