Sports News

Last updated: Wednesday, January 18, 2017 10:24:03 PM

McGrath has most World Cup records (Statistics, World Cup Countdown)
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Fast bowling legend Glenn McGrath leads the pack of Australian cricketers who have records to their names in the World Cup.

Monday, February 07, 2011 5:04:52 PM

ICC team inspects Eden facilities, face black flag protests
Kolkata, Feb 7 (IANS) A group of cricket lovers waved black flags to protest the International Cricket Council (ICC) 'robbing' the Eden Gardens of the India-England match, as a three-member team of the game's apex body inspected the ground's facilities Monday to see if it was fit to host the remaining three World Cup matches next month.

Monday, February 07, 2011 2:24:20 PM

Going Places: Small town cricketers making it big (Book Review)
Book: 'Going Places: India's small town cricket Heroes'; Author: K.R. Guruprasad; Publisher: Penguin; Pages: 166; Price: Rs.199.

Monday, February 07, 2011 1:00:28 PM

King registers stunning win in MRF championships
Chennai, Feb 6 (IANS) Jordan King (Team Sidvin), the 16-year old from England, underlined his mettle with a stunning win in the third race of the Formula 1600 class that brought the curtain down on the first round of the 2011 MRF Championship on an incident-filled Sunday here.

Sunday, February 06, 2011 9:38:10 PM

Chikka rallies from six-hole deficit to retain All India golf title
Bangalore, Feb 6 (IANS) Defending champion S. Chikkarangappa held his nerve to fight back from a massive six-hole deficit to outlast Pritam Haridas in the marathon final of the 110th edition of the All India Amateur Golf Championships here Sunday.

Sunday, February 06, 2011 5:40:19 PM

Sri Lanka have a side to win the World Cup (Team Profile, World Cup Countdown)
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) A star-studded line-up and a shrewd captain make Sri Lanka favourites to win the World Cup a second time in the sub-continent, having done it in 1996 to spark a cricketing renaissance in the Island nation.

Sunday, February 06, 2011 2:40:48 PM

Mike Denness incident 'shocked and shattered' Tendulkar
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) In an unblemished career, it was the infamous Mike Denness affair in the 2001 series in South Africa that 'shocked and shattered' batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar when he was charged with ball tampering, a new book says.

Sunday, February 06, 2011 2:36:23 PM

Middle order will be crucial to India's success: Virat Kohli (Interview, World Cup Countdown)
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) It has been a swift climb for Virat Kohli, captain of the Under-19 World Cup winning side in 2007. Graduating into the senior ranks as an 'injury replacement', he is today a vital cog in India's scheme of things, and sees the middle order to prop the team in the Feb 19-April 2 World Cup.

Sunday, February 06, 2011 2:33:11 PM

Pune's cricket stadium to be named after Subrata Roy
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) The Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) will name their newly-built stadium on the outskirts of Pune as Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium.

Saturday, February 05, 2011 7:54:25 PM

Tendulkar is all praise for his 'Fab' teammates
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar says Anil Kumble is the greatest bowler he has played with, finds Rahul Dravid's technique and concentration excellent and V.V.S.Laxman the most wristy, while Sourav Ganguly is one who figured out his game well.

Saturday, February 05, 2011 7:28:47 PM

News Sports Articles Index


This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech


Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.