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ICC World Cup: New Zealand becomes fourth semi-finalist

Newdelhi:6/7/19:In the ICC Cricket World Cup, New Zealand have become the fourth semi-finalist. They join India, Australia and England who have already booked their semi-final berths. New Zealand edged out Pakistan on the basis of a better Net Run Rate to make it to the semis, despite Pakistan beating Bangladesh by 94 runs at Lord’s last night. Chasing a victory ...

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Rohit Sharma becomes first Indian cricketer to score 4 tons in World Cup

Newdelhi:2/07/19:Electing to bat first, India made a strong start with Rohit Sharma scoring his fourth century in the on-going World Cup. With his 104, Rohit Sharma became the first Indian cricketer to score 4 tons in a World Cup. Incidentally, today’s century was Rohit Sharma’s 26th ODI ton.  K.L. Rahul scored 77. India made two changes for today’s match. Dinesh ...

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Odisha Government signed a MOU to host Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship

Bhubaneswar:1/7/19: The State Government today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) and Odisha State Table Tennis Association (OSTTA) to host the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship-2019 at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Cuttack from July 17-22. The agreement covered various obligations for the official conduct of the event. Sports and Youth Services Department ...

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England have set a challenging 338 run victory target for India

Birmingham:30/6/19:In the ICC Cricket World Cup, England have set a challenging 338 run victory target for India at Birmingham. Earlier,  in their World Cup survival fight,  England elected to bat first and amassed 337 for 7 in the stipulated 50 overs. Openers Johnny Bairstow and Jason Roy became the first opening pair to put up a 100 plus run stand ...

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India’s away kit for ICC Cricket World Cup was unveiled by BCCI

Newdelhi:29/6/19:India’s away kit for ICC Cricket World Cup was unveiled by BCCI today. Virat Kohli’s men will be sporting the jersey for their big-ticket World Cup match against England in Birmingham on Sunday. The match will begin at 3 p.m. IST. As both England and India don blue colour jerseys, they are to wear their away kits as per ICC ...

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India beats England in ODI rankings

Newdelhi:27/6/19:India today dethroned England to rise to the top of One-day International rankings, just three days ahead of their blockbuster World Cup clash. As per the latest rankings released by the ICC, India led the chart with 123 points, followed by World Cup hosts England (122) and New Zealand (114). The first team to reach the semifinals of the ongoing ...

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FIH Women Series Finals: India beats Chile 4-2 to enter final

Hiroshima :  22/6/19:In Hockey, India lock horns with Japan in the summit clash of the Women’s FIH Series Finals tomorrow. In Hiroshima, Japan today, while India defeated Chile 4-2 in the first semifinal, hosts Japan beat Russia 3-1 in penalty shoot-out in the other semifinal after both the teams were locked 1-1 at the end of regulation 60 minutes. Drag-flicker ...

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Yuvraj Singh announced retirement from international cricket

Mumbai :10/6/19  Yuvraj Singh today  announced retirement from international cricket, ending a roller coaster career during which he became the hero of India’s 2011 World Cup triumph and fought a gritty battle with cancer. The 37-year-old cricketer announced his decision in Mumbai. Yuvraj played 40 Tests, 304 ODIs and 58 T20Is for India. He put together 1900 runs in the ...

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ICC Cricket World Cup:match between Bangladesh and South Africa is underway

London:2/6/19:In the ICC Cricket World Cup, the match between Bangladesh and South Africa is underway at the Oval in London. South Africa won the toss but elected to field. Put into bat, Bangladesh were 194  for 2 in 31 overs when reports last came in. While this is the first round-robin match for Bangladesh, South Africa had lost to hosts ...

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New Zealand take on Sri Lanka; Australia face Afghanistan

Newdelhi:1/6/19:In world cup  Cricket, the match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka is underway at Cardiff now. Sri Lankan batting was in tatters as they lost 6 wickets before touching the 100 mark. They were 115 for 8 in 25 overs when reports last came in. Earlier, New Zealand won the toss and chose to field. In the other encounter ...

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