Wed, 21 Aug 2019 20:50:06 GMT
Virat Kohli shares sun-kissed picture with Anushka Sharma
New Delhi [India], Aug 21 (ANI): Indian skipper Virat Kohli took time off from his busy schedule to spend time with wife and Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma on a beach in Antigua, West Indies.
BWF World Championships: PV Sindhu defeats Pai Yu Po in straight-games
Basel [Switzerland], Aug 21 (ANI): Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu defeated Chinese Taipei's Pai Yu Po 21-14, 21-15 in the Badminton World Championships on Wednesday.
Mike Hesson rejects speculation of applying for Pakistan's head coach
New Delhi [India], Aug 21 (ANI): Former New Zealand coach Mike Hesson on Wednesday denied the speculation that he has applied for the post of Pakistan's cricket team head coach.
Problem of plenty a happy one for Team India: Kohli
North Sound (Antigua), Aug 21 (IANS) India captain Virat Kohli feels the team management has a happy problem of plenty to deal with when it comes to selecting the first XI, ahead of India's World Test Championship campaign where they take on the West Indies at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium on Thursday.
Durand Cup: Mohun Bagan beat Real Kashmir, reach final
Kolkata, Aug 21 (IANS) Suhair V.P. scored twice in extra time as Mohun Bagan stormed into the final of the 129th Durand Cup, beating Real Kashmir FC 3-1 in the second semi-final at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Wednesday.
Indian women's hockey team win Olympic Test Event, beat Japan 2-1
Tokyo [Japan], Aug 21 (ANI): The Indian Women's Hockey team won the Olympic Test Event by registering a 2-1 win against Japan in the final at Oi Hockey Stadium here on Wednesday.
Haryana Police inspector bags gold in World Police Games
Chandigarh [India], Aug 21 (ANI): Haryana Police Inspector Nirmala has bagged a gold medal in wrestling at the World Police and Fire Games 2019, which were held in Chengdu, China.
Athletes from Jammu and Kashmir will now get better facilities, says Mary Kom
New Delhi [India], Aug 21 (ANI): Six-time world champion boxer and Rajya Sabha MP Mary Kom on Wednesday supported Union government's decision to abrogate Article 370, which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir and said the athletes from the new Union Territories will get better facilities to showcase their talent.
Pant needs to work on shot-selection: Virender Sehwag
Former Indian opener Virender Sehwag on Wednesday said left-handed batsman Rishabh Pant needs to work on his shot selection to perform well in the limited-overs format.
Kiren Rijiju, Bhaichung Bhutia flag-off 'Op-Blue Freedom' dive
New Delhi [India], Aug 21 (ANI): Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Kiren Rijiju and former Indian footballer Bhaichung Bhutia on Wednesday made the flag-off dive for Delhi-NCT leg for the Op-Blue Freedom at SPM Swimming Pool Complex here.
Durand Cup: Gokulam Kerala stun East Bengal to seal final berth
Kolkata, Aug 21 (IANS) Gokulam Kerala FC stunned East Bengal to book their place in the final of the 129th Durand Cup as they won 3-2 on penalties after the first semi-final was tied 1-1 at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Wednesday.
Lilima Minz completes 150 international caps, Hockey India congratulates her
New Delhi [India], Aug 21 (ANI): Hockey India (HI) on Wednesday congratulated Women's hockey team's Lilima Minz, who completed 150 international caps for the country.
PCB announces World Test Championship, T20I schedule against England
Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 21 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday announced the schedule of men's team's tour of England next year. The team will take on England in three Tests and as many T20Is.
I gave my maximum whenever got opportunity at Barcelona, says Malcom
Leeds [UK], Aug 21 (ANI): Zenit forward Malcom said that he gave his maximum at his previous club Barcelona whenever he was called to play.
ICC appoints match officials, confirms teams squad for Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019
Dubai [UAE], Aug 21 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday announced the appointment of umpires and match referees for the group stage matches of the Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019, and also confirmed the eight participating squads.
ECB announces England's 2020 international schedule
London [UK], Aug 21 (ANI): England Cricket Board on Wednesday announced 2020 international schedule for the men's team who will play six matches of each format with four different international teams.
PCB invites 12 cricketers for training programme at NCA
Lahore [Pakistan], Aug 21 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday invited twelve budding cricketers from all over the country for 'Emerging Players High-Performance Skill and Training Programme' at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Lahore.
Jason Roy passes concussion test
London [UK], Aug 21 (ANI): England batsman Jason Roy passed the concussion test on Wednesday. He was hit on the head while batting in the nets.
Pakistan to tour England for three Tests in 2020
London, Aug 21 (IANS) As part of the World Test Championship, Pakistan will tour England next year for three Tests, it was announced on Wednesday.
Tim Paine expecting 'the very best David Warner this week'
Melbourne [Australia], Aug 21 (ANI): Australia skipper Tim Paine is expecting 'the very best David Warner this week' despite 32-year-old's disappointing performance in the Ashes so far.