Prime minister Manmohan Singh meant to cast no aspersions on cricket when he revealed he was no devotee of the game. He was only voicing the feelings of millions of people, the 'aam admis', as politicians with an eye on votes describe them, a class of people among whom there is little fervour for the so-called religion of cricket. These masses, less articulate than cricket fans, are drawn more to games like hockey and football.
Saturday, June 07, 2008 10:55:54 AM
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Following is the sports schedule for June 7, 2008:
Saturday, June 07, 2008 10:31:30 AM
Srinagar, June 6 (IANS) Karnataka edged past Maharastra 1-0 in the first quarter-final league group B Santosh Trophy football championship at Bakshi Stadium here on Friday.
Friday, June 06, 2008 9:24:17 PM
Koh Samui (Thailand), June 6 (IANS) Arjun Singh trying to fight his way back into the upper ranks of the Asian Tour fired a three-under 68 under windy conditions to be the best placed Indian at the halfway mark of the Bangkok Airways Open at the Santiburi Samui Country Club here Friday.
Friday, June 06, 2008 8:14:07 PM
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) India's sporting fraternity received a major boost Friday as Qatar-based Panaceltica signed golfers Jeev Milkha Singh and S.S.P.Chowrasia, and cricketer Robin Uthappa in a single swoop.
Friday, June 06, 2008 7:46:17 PM
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Indian football captain Bhaichung Bhutia will rub shoulders with some of the present greats of the game as he has been invited to play a friendly match July 12 at the launch of Goal4Africa Project.
Friday, June 06, 2008 7:13:44 PM
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Fast bowler Santhakumaran Sreesanth, who is carrying an injury from the Indian premier League (IPL), is a doubtful for the three-nation cricket series in Bangladesh, starting Sunday.
Friday, June 06, 2008 6:22:52 PM
Chandigarh, June 6 (IANS) This auction had none of the ingredients of the mega Indian Premier League (IPL) auction. There were no celebrities, no super rich, no live media coverage, no big bucks - and no player on sale.
Friday, June 06, 2008 1:22:25 PM
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Indian women shooters disappointed in the event on the first day of the World Cup being held at Suhl in Germany.
Friday, June 06, 2008 12:00:31 PM
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Following is the sports schedule for June 6, 2008:
Friday, June 06, 2008 10:42:24 AM
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