Tom Latham-Ross Taylor partnership helped New Zealand trump Virat Kohli’s 31st ton and take 1-0 lead in the three-ODI series.
Rhian Brewster scores a hat-trick, and Morgan Gibbs adds another in 4-1 win over USA to seal semifinal spot
Iran were busy simulating tackles during their practice sessions. They almost formed a line of three, one behind the other, and the defenders would have to deny the attacker from breaching them.
The quarterfinal clash at Fatorda on Saturday will have England’s football team taking on the American soccer team.
The USA junior team had visited Goa in May last year for the AIFF Youth Cup with many of the players from their World Cup team and coach John Hackworth having made that trip.
United States’ striker Timothy Weah, an R& B and jazz fan, has recorded six songs in a budding hip-hop career
The evening didn’t end too well either for the fan as he had to endure his team’s 2-1 defeat to Iran.
According to Iraq coach Qahtan Chither, his players are allowed one phone call each “sometimes” to check on their families.
Iraq coach Qahtan Chither has accused Mali of fielding a team that looked like an Under-23 team but said they won't be filing any official complaint
The Iranians, like they did in the group stage, got things going very quickly taking a 2-0 lead within the first 11 minutes of the match.
Kevin Lyttle’s dubbed soca single was followed by a few more popular English RnB hits in Spanish before the session ended with something more Mexican, some mariachi.
A day after Mali colts landed in Margao with 20 deflated balls and no electric pump, they had to cancel a scheduled practice after insufficent power couldn't take load of the lights.
Niger, the largest country in terms of land mass in West Africa, are often mistaken for its similar-sounding neighbour (Nigeria) with which it shares the Niger River.
Like all cricket lovers, Steve Cooper is reverential toward India’s most storied cricket venue and wants to watch a match at Eden Gardens.
After producing a fast-paced first half, favourties take it easy in the second during their 2-0 win over Niger
Solania, Brazil-born, fears a posibilty of her two sons not considering football over cricket, a sport of her husband’s choice.
Fandje Toure turned down an offer from Chelsea earlier this year as he dreams to play alongside his idol Cristiano Ronaldo.
Down and almost out after back-to-back losses, the Chile U-17 team is enjoying their time in Kolkata.
Goa may shed its lukewarm response to the Under-17 World Cup now that Brazil are in town for their game against Niger
Indian cricket team and management has made it clear that every players need to pass yo-yo test to be part of the national team.
Star India coughed up an amount in excess of Rs 16,000 crore to secure the media rights for the Indian Premier League between the years 2018 and 2022. But CEO Uday Shankar says that, contrary to the general notion, the media rights "were not very expensive."
BCCI treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry tells The Indian Express about what Star India’s massive bid of $22.5 billion for Indian Premier League media rights means for the league and the sport.
Star India pays an astronomical sum of $2.55 bn to bag Indian Premier League’s media rights, establishes a virtual monopoly over broadcasting Indian cricket as it already has right to broadcast matches of Indian cricket team.
It would still be premature to link the astonishing five-wicket win to some sort of dramatic revival in West Indies cricket. But, when West Indies chased down 322 in the second Test in Leeds, they had completed arguably the greatest turnaround in cricket history.
CoA has urged the Supreme Court to remove the top three BCCI office-bearers, stating that their conduct was “unfit” and that they weren’t in a position to “make good” on their undertakings of implementing the Lodha reforms.
The report mentioned that Anurag Thakur and Ajay Shirke were removed from their posts of the BCCI president and secretary, respectively, through an order of apex court on January 2 and that “it was only fair” the current office-bearers be treated in the “same manner”.
In a lengthy post on Twitter, Abhinav Mukund, who is presently in Sri Lanka with the Indian team, wrote that he was speaking up not just for himself but “for many from our country who experience ridicule based on the colour on one’s skin”.
Rohit Sharma could be named skipper for limited overs series in Sri Lanka if selectors rest Virat Kohli. The Indian selectors will meet in two days' time to pick the squad for the five ODIs and solitary T20 in Sri Lanka.
The arbitrary photo-shoot once done, it was time for the women to take the podium with Mithali taking first strike. The rest sat diligently on seats arranged on the side, some looking on nervously as if already preparing for their time in the spotlight and in front of the microphone.
The most fearsome of Caribbean pacers disappeared into oblivion in the 1990s. Patrick Patterson is still around, though he does not quite remember the man he was, or his bowling spells which went down in history. But he is grateful for the dogged fan who travelled half-way around the world to his door — to hear his story.
Ravi Shastri shares his vision of how he sees the coaching job should work, the relationship with the team, his time as a player and the philosophy surrounding the coaching job. He was appointed as coach on July 11.
India still seemed to have a 9-5 conundrum, and a weak West Indies outfit should have been the best opportunity for them to get some clarity on it. The 3-1 series win was dominated more or less by the same players.
Banks became the first Anguillan to play international cricket when he debuted against Australia in Barbados. He was probably also the first major professional athlete to come out of his island. That still didn’t make him the most popular member of his family.
The five-match ODI series was woefully lopsided, but the one-off T20I match promises a more even contest with the return of Chris Gayle and Co. For the record, India have only ever beaten Windies twice in this format in seven matches.
Was Anil Kumble overbearing, or sticking to his beliefs? Did Virat Kohli undermine him, or voicing what the team felt? As a meeting is held to pick new India coach on July 10, The Indian Express give the view from dressing room on Kumble’s exit
The charges that were used to send Rose to prison were based on him over-staying his visa. But he insists now that it wasn’t his intention, and that his Kiwi sojourn had turned pear-shaped, and quite dramatically, ever since he was attacked by four unknown men outside his home back in 2012.