• IPL-10: Pune fancy win against depleted Bangalore

    Pune: Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) will aim to shed off their inconsistent run in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 on Saturday, when they take on a depleted Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), who are almost out of the race to the play-offs.After back to back wins against Sunrisers Hyderabad and ...

  • New ICC model to reduce BCCI revenue share

    Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday announced a new financial model that will reduce the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) share of ICC revenue to a large extent and will allocate more resources to several other Full Member nations of the game's world governing bo...

  • IPL-10: Sunrisers look to consolidate against Kings XI

    Mohali: Defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) will aim to consolidate their stay in their top three positions of the Indian Premier League (IPL) standings when they take on Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in an away game at the I.S. Bindra Stadium here on Friday.With just three wins from seven matche...

  • IPL: Bangalore eye turnaround against Gujarat

    Bengaluru: With two of their last matches witnessing a horrific batting show in Kolkata and a wash-out due to rain at home, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will hope for a turnaround when they face a struggling Gujarat Lions (GL) here on Thursday.Pursuing Kolkata Knight Riders' lowly total of 131 ...

  • Mizoram to soon boast MCG-sized cricket stadium: CM

    New Delhi: The first step was a Supreme Court panel recommending that all the northeastern states are entitled to full affiliation and voting rights in the Indian cricket board. Now, Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla, whose love for sports is not new, has unveiled plans for a stadium fashioned on...

  • Kohli hangs out at gaming joint in Bengaluru

    Bengaluru: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli took time off from the nets to hang out at a gaming joint in the city's upscale shopping mall on Monday, unfazed by last Sunday's humiliating 82-run defeat by two-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) i...

  • AIFF firm to check chances of malpractice in Lajong-Aizawl I-League tie

    Kolkata: To take any chance of corrupt practices out of the equation, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) is sending their Integrity Officer Javed Siraj a day earlier to Shillong where Lajong FC will take on Aizawl FC in what would be I-League's title-deciding match on Sunday.Aizawl, top of the...

  • IPL: RCB aim to bounce back against SRH

    Bengaluru: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will look to dust themselves up from the devastating outing in Kolkata Sunday night as they face Sunrisers Hyderabad, who seek first away win in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Tuesday.Pursuing Kolkata Knight Riders' lowly total of 131 on Sunday, ...

  • Funny to have highest net run-rate and be only sixth: Dravid

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils coach Rahul Dravid on Monday said he finds it weird that despite being sixth on the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table, the team still has the highest net run-rate.Sitting at the sixth spot with four points with net run-rate of +0.848, Delhi have failed to...

  • Harika bounces back in Round 6 of Reykjavik Open chess tourney

    Reykjavik: Indias Grand Master Harika Dronavalli recovered strongly from her loss in Round 5 to score an emphatic victory over Vignir Vatnar Stefansson in the highly competitive Reykjavik Open chess tournament here.The Guntur lass, playing white, was back to her best in Round 6 as she played French ...

  • Northeast no more a nursery, it's a football factory: Mizoram CM

    New Delhi: Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla on Monday backed former India football team captain Baichung Bhutia's comment on the northeast no more being a nursery of the game but a leader, saying it's not only his state but also Manipuri and Assam that have come of age at the national level.Ecst...

  • April 23: Bittersweet day for RCB

    Bengaluru: On Sunday, April 23, when Royal Challengers Bangalore were about to take on Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL-10, their fans would have expected a gale of runs as the team had posted the highest ever IPL score on the same day in 2013. However, the team was bundled out for the lowest ever IPL s...