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Railways cricket team, Railway junior team. Under-19 tournaments, Indian cricket board
June 23, 2017 2:33 am

Railways under-19 team takes part in the annual Cooch Behar Trophy and Vinoo Mankad Trophy, but the team is yet to win any big tournament so far.

Hockey World League Semi-Finals, India vs Malaysia, Indian hockey team, Ramandeep Singh
June 23, 2017 2:26 am

The below-par performance and some sloppy defending ruined India’s hopes. They conceded as many as seven penalty corners, three of which were converted by Malaysia through Rahim (19th, 48th minutes) and Tengku Tajuddin.

BCCI, ICC, Shashank Manohar
June 23, 2017 2:23 am

Board will receive $405 million in the new revenue sharing model, much more than what was ratified by the ICC in April

TNCA, BCCI, Amitabh Choudhary, Cricket 
June 23, 2017 2:14 am

The BCCI had earlier not allowed state associations to field outstation players in the T20 league. Interestingly, it was former Indian board president N Srinivasan, who had decided that state associations can’t feature players from other states.

India vs West Indies 2017, Anil Kumble, Queen’s Park Oval, Virat Johli
June 23, 2017 2:10 am

India will try to move on from the Kumble episode during series against West Indies but weather could come in the way of cricket

Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble, India coach, Champions Trophy
June 23, 2017 2:07 am

This was Kohli’s first press conference since Kumble’s resignation and his first chance to give out his side of the story regarding his failed relationship with the coach. But he stuck to talking about the change-room code.

roger federer, tennis news, indian express
June 23, 2017 1:25 am

Roger Federer, who skipped the entire claycourt season after winning the Australian Open and claiming titles at Indian Wells and Miami this year, will next play defending champion Florian Mayer

Confederations Cup, australia vs cameroon, cameroon vs australia
June 23, 2017 1:24 am

Andre Franck Zambo Anguissa put Cameroon ahead with the last touch of the first half, but a Mark Milligan penalty on the hour mark ensured a first point for both the teams in Group B in the Confederations Cup in Russia.

shashank manohar, shashank manohar icc chairman, shashank manohar icc, icc chairman, icc chief, icc news, sports news, cricket news, indian express
June 23, 2017 1:21 am

In the conference, it was decided that Affiliate Membership has now been removed. Only Full and Associate Membership remain. All previously categorised Affiliate Members will now become Associate Members.

azerbaijan gp, azerbaijan grand prix, lewis hamilton
June 23, 2017 1:15 am

Lewis Hamilton's win in Montreal Grand Prix came after a terrible weekend in Monaco, underlining how unpredictable Mercedes has been after three years of dominance.

andrew flintoff, flintoff, flintoff music
June 23, 2017 1:04 am

Former England skipper Andrew Flintoff -- who played 79 Tests and was man of the series in the epic English success in the 2005 Ashes series -- is taking the lead role of Kevin Chadwick in 'Fat Friends' on a tour of England.

ab de villiers, england vs south africa, eng vs sa
June 23, 2017 1:33 am

The hosts hold the upper hand after a comprehensive win in the first ODI. Jonny Bairstow was the star of the show with an unbeaten 60 off just 35 balls. He was ably supported by Alex Hales who also looked in good nick with a well-made 47

afghanistan, afghanistan cricket, afghanistan test cricket, ireland
June 23, 2017 12:32 am

Afghanistan cricket has made rapid strides with the country's premier leg-spinner Rashid Khan making waves in T20 leagues including IPL. Recently, they beat West Indies in an ODI, drawing an away series 1-1.

Virat Kohli, Virat Kohli icc rankings, Virat Kohli odi rankings, team india rankings, india icc ranking, cricket news
June 23, 2017 12:55 am

If Virat Kohli can lead his side to a whitewash over the West Indies then his side will jump to the second position in ODI rankings. India currently on 116 points can overtake second-placed Australia, on 117 points by a fraction of a point.

virat kohli, anil kumble, kohli vs kumble, sourav ganguly
June 23, 2017 12:18 am

Anil Kumble, in his parting statement, has said Kohli had reservations about his coaching 'style' and there partnership was untenable as he did not accompany the side in the ongoing tour to the West Indies.

dipa karmakar, gymnastics, gymnastics world championships
June 23, 2017 12:10 am

Dipa Karmakar is all set to miss the World Gymnastics Championships as she is recovering from a knee surgery after she had missed the Asian Championships earlier this year due to anterior crucial ligament injury.

June 23, 2017 1:24 am

England vs South Africa second T20 Live Online Streaming: England will look to register their second T20 series win in 2017 whereas South Africa will look to regain some momentum after a poor show in the first T20. ENG vs SA live streaming will be on Hotstar and broadcast on Star Sports.

Virat kohli, anil kumble, india coach, india vs west indies
June 23, 2017 12:04 am

Anil Kumble had stepped down from the post of India head coach after declaring that captain Virat Kohli had reservations about his style. Virat Kohli on Thursday said that Kumble will always be respected as a cricketer.

lasith malinga, malinga, sri lanka cricket, cricket sri lanka, malinga monkey, cricket news, cricket, indian express
June 22, 2017 11:30 pm

Sports minister Dayasiri Jayasekera had criticised the Sri Lankan team for their lack of fitness after the team failed to reach the semi-final of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 and Lasith Malinga later compared him to a monkey.

india vs malaysia, india vs malaysia hockey, hockey world league, hockey world league semi-final
June 22, 2017 11:16 pm

India suffered a shocking 2-3 loss at the hands of a lower-ranked Malaysia in the quarter-final of the Hockey World League Semi-Final in London on Thursday. After this win, Malaysia entered the semi-final while India crashed out of the tournament.

June 22, 2017 11:23 pm

In her last 15 innings, Mithali Raj​ has scored 833 runs at an average of 104.12. In the recent warm-up match, Raj once again hit a fluent 85. Going by the signs, things are definitely looking up for the captain and her side.

Anil Kumble, Virat Kohli, Indian Express
June 22, 2017 10:26 pm

Former Indian cricketer and team manager Lalchand Rajput expressed unhappiness on Virat Kohli-Anil Kumble controversy after the head coach stepped down from the post saying that it has not gone well for the former Indian captain and leg-spinner.

icc women's world cup, india women's world cup, icc women's world cup squad, cricket news, cricket, sports news, indian express
June 22, 2017 10:22 pm

Former England captain Charlotte Edwards in her column for ICC mentioned about the excitement of the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 and how big the tournament is.

virat kohli, india vs west indies, virat kohli, west indies tour, indvswi, india tour of west indies
June 22, 2017 10:13 pm

Virat Kohli reiterated that despite coming on the back of an ICC tournament he along with his side are committed to win and give their 120 percent in every game they play

india vs malaysia, india vs malaysia hockey, hockey world league
June 22, 2017 10:38 pm

India suffered a 3-2 loss in the quarter-final of the Hockey World League Semi-final to Malaysia to crash out of the tournament. Malaysia march into the semi-final and have also qualified for the 2018 World Cup which will be hosted in India.

India vs West Indies, cricket, Indian Express
June 22, 2017 9:39 pm

Virat Kohli-led Indian team will take on West Indies in five-match ODI series beginnings from June 23 in Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad. Here we take a look at some head-to-head figures of West Indies and India.

Marcus Ericsson, Sauber, Indian Express
June 22, 2017 9:02 pm

Formula One driver Marcus Ericsson has dismissed talk of favoritism within Sauber following the unexpected departure of team principal Monisha Kaltenborn. Ericsson has yet to score a point after seven races, while Wehrlein has four points after an eighth-place finish at the Spanish GP in May.

Sergio Garcia, Golf, Indian Express
June 22, 2017 8:55 pm

Sergio Garcia opened his first event in Europe since his Masters win by shooting a 6-under 66 to lie one stroke off the lead at the BMW International Open midway through Thursday's first round. Garcia opened with six birdies on the Eichenried course.

Valtteri Bottas, Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Indian Express
June 22, 2017 8:49 pm

Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas is expecting Sunday's Azerbaijan Grand Prix to produce more drama than last year, when Nico Rosberg cruised to victory from pole position, and says drivers will not be put off by the track's reputation.

Chris Froome, England, Indian Express
June 22, 2017 8:42 pm

Chris Froome will have the benefit of a formidable Team Sky support crew as the Briton seeks a fourth Tour de France victory next month. The British outfit confirmed its rider lineup on Thursday for the race.

June 22, 2017 8:35 pm

This effectively means that the Afghanistan and Ireland are now the 11th and 12th members of Test match cricket.The last team to be granted such a status was Bangladesh which was almost two decades ago.

Afghanistan, Ireland, Test Status
June 22, 2017 8:31 pm

Afghanistan and Ireland have been granted Test status and the two nations are now full members of the ICC. The two sides were confirmed as full Members after a unanimous vote at ICC Full Council meeting.

June 22, 2017 8:34 pm

Jose Mourinho was removed as Chelsea manager in 2015 after a disappointing season until then. The official word was about the results but there were more underlying layers to the sack - one being the players.

All England Championships, Tai Tzu, pv Sindhu, saina nehwal, pv Sindhu saina nehwal, badminton news
June 22, 2017 7:54 pm

There is a possibility of the two Indian badminton players PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal facing each other in the final of the Australian Open Super Series if they continue their winning streak till the end.

Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble, India coach, Kohli Kumble coach, India vs West Indies, Cricket
June 22, 2017 9:24 pm

Virat Kohli, in the press conference ahead of the first ODI against West Indies on June 23, 2017, talks about Anil Kumble stepping down and why he won't go public with the details.

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June 22, 2017 7:24 pm

The mega fight to decide the ‘King of Asia’ will happen in the first week of August in Mumbai. While Vijender is India's knockout king and WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight champion, Zulpikar is a WBO Oriental Super Middleweight Champion.