Sports Desk

From cheering for India in 2011 to playing World Cup 2019, Hardik Pandya’s ‘dream comes true’

Hardik Pandya has come a long way from celebrating India’s 2011 Cricket World Cup win to representing India in the tournament in 2019.

Wanted to get away from cricket after World T20 controversy over Mithali Raj exclusion, says Harmanpreet Kaur

India were defeated by England in the World T20 semi-final in November 2018, collapsing from 89/2 to 112 all out. Mithali Raj had been controversially left out from the playing XI.

Sri Lanka vs South Africa, World Cup 2019 Practice Match Live Cricket Score Streaming: What is the score of SL vs SA warm-up match

World Cup 2019, Sri Lanka vs South Africa (SL vs SA) Practice Match Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: Sri Lanka and South Africa are playing their first World Cup warm-up matches in Cardiff on Friday.

LiveWorld Cup 2019 LIVE, Pakistan vs Afghanistan Practice Match Live Cricket Score Online: Babar Azam’s century helps Pakistan post 262

World Cup 2019, Pakistan vs Afghanistan (Pak vs Afg) Practice Match Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: Pakistan play their first World Cup warm-up match against Afghanistan on Friday.

ICC World Cup 2019: Virat Kohli talks India vs Pakistan, Australia series loss and big scores in England

India captain Virat Kohli touched base on numerous topics in the pre-World Cup captains' conference where he talked about defeat to Australia, defending large scores, the X-factors and India vs Pakistan.

ICC World Cup 2019: Virat Kohli, other captains choose opposition players they would like in their team

The ten captains of the World Cup 2019 teams gathered to address a joint press conference in London on Thursday, one week before the commencement of cricket's showpiece event.

ICC World Cup 2019: India get down to business on first day after landing in England

India play New Zealand on May 25 in the first of their two warm-up matches followed by the second in against Bangladesh on May 28.

Lok Sabha Election Results: Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Gautam Gambhir win big; losses for Vijender Singh, Krishna Poonia

Five former Indian sports stars contested in the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections and here is how they fared.

Ravichandran Ashwin to play for Nottinghamshire in County Championship

Ravichandran Ashwin is expected to play six of the last seven matches of the County season for Nottinghamshire. With India scheduled to play a Test series against West Indies in August, Ashwin is expected to miss the match against Yorkshire.

ICC World Cup 2019: Underdog tag may suit South Africa, says Hashim Amla

Hashim Amla said the Proteas have rarely been mentioned among the pre-tournament favourites this time, unlike previous World Cups, and that this underdog status may help them bury the ghosts of past editions.

Narinder Batra, among 10, proposed to be elected as IOC members

Narinder Batra, also the president of the International Hockey Federation (FIH), had become the only Indian to be jointly serving as president of an international federation as well as an NOC.

ICC World Cup 2019: MS Dhoni should bat at No. 5, says Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar believes MS Dhoni, who has played 341 ODIs, will be vital to India's run at the tournament that gets underway on May 30.

WWE: Ruby Riott undergoes first of two shoulder surgeries

WWE opened the lid on Ruby Riott's absence by revealing that the WWE Superstar had shoulder injury and underwent surgery on the right shoulder recently.

ICC World Cup 2019: ‘Fan’ Alex Hales rooting for England to triumph

After being handed a ban for recreational drug use, Alex Hales was removed from the World Cup squad and is now shifting focus to Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

Ajinkya Rahane scores century on County debut for Hampshire

Ajinkya Rahane has become just the third Indian cricketer to score a century on debut in the County Championship. Piyush Chawla (for Sussex in 2009) and Murali Vijay (for Essex in 2018) are the two others in this list.

Pakistan’s Nida Dar scores second fastest fifty in women’s cricket

Nida Dar put up the highest ever T20I score by a Pakistani woman, 75 runs off 37 balls, against South Africa on Wednesday. Her innings took the team total to 172/5, which is also the second highest T20I total by Pakistan.

ICC ODI Rankings: Shakib Al Hasan becomes No.1 all-rounder, only two Indians feature in top 20

The 32-year-old Shakib al Hasan played three matches in the recent tri-series involving Bangladesh, Ireland and West Indies, totaling 140 runs, including two unbeaten half-centuries, and also picked up two wickets.

WATCH: Mithali Raj explains why India are favourites to lift World Cup 2019

Mithali Raj said that Virat Kohli himself leads the team from the front and is well supported by both the openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma.

World Cup 2019: Sachin Tendulkar says Virat Kohli needs others to step up for India to win

Sachin Tendulkar, the world's highest run-getter in Tests and ODIs, said he likes the blend of youth and experience in India's 15-man squad for the 2019 World Cup.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Warm-up Matches: Full schedule, fixtures, timings, TV channels, venues and live streaming

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Warm-up Matches Schedule, Time Table, Fixtures, Date, Venue, Timings, TV Channels: The telecast of India's World Cup 2019 warm-up matches will be available in six languages.