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Ban on KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya was a bit over the top: Allan Border

"I think young sportsmen in this day and age, I suppose need to be media-trained because the slightest little thing can be blown out of proportion," said Allan Border.

Mumbai Marathon: Sudha betters course record, eyes steplechase

The course record for Indian women stood at 2:37:29, set by OP Jaisha in 2015. Sudha bettered that by over two minutes, clocking 2:34:56 to secure her spot for Doha, and finishing eighth overall in the race.

India don’t play Pro League, score own-goal

It turns out skipping the Pro League has not just robbed India of weekly matches – home and away – against the world's best teams, it has also made the Road to Tokyo a tricky one, especially for the women's team.

Ishant Sharma 2.0: How India’s senior-most pacer rebooted and upgraded in 2018

Ishant Sharma is a much better bowler than he was six years ago and he has his close-knit support system to thank for emerging from the biggest nightmare of his career.

Vikas Krishan turns pro, turns heads with second-round stoppage

After making short work of his outmatched opponent, he tweeted the hashtag along with a clip from the bout. And if the number of tweets following his performance are any indication, the nickname just might catch on.

Ranji Trophy: Uttarakhand learn valuable lessons in defeat

Uttarakhand is a new team in domestic cricket, playing four day cricket is a new experience. They tried their best but the lack of experience showed in the game.

Dipa Karmakar gunning for Tokyo via Bapgaon

The Indian Express visits a private gymnasium in a bucolic setting on the outskirts of Bhiwandi, Maharashtra, that is helping Dipa Karmakar perfect her moves ahead of Olympic qualifiers.

How Cheteshwar Pujara’s pep-talk spurred Saurashtra on

At the end of the first two days, Saurashtra looked down and virtually out of the game, having conceded a first-innings lead of 177 runs.

Ranji Trophy: Saurashtra make molehill of a mountain

Harvik Desai ton and Cheteshwar Pujara-Sheldon Jackson stand help Saurashtra chase down record target of 372 with six wickets to spare in quarterfinal vs Uttar Pradesh.

India vs Australia: Melbourne victory ends series of firsts for India

After Test triumph, India win first bilateral ODI series in Australia as Yuzvendra Chahal takes 6/42 before MS Dhoni and Kedar Jadhav combine in 2-1 win

Ranji Trophy quarter-finals: Aditya Sarvate’s all-round show gives Vidarbha the edge

Aditya Sarvate starred for Vidarbha, notching a hundred and picking up couple of wickets.

Ranji Trophy quarter-finals: In big chase, Harvik Desai stands tall

Chasing 372, Saurashtra opener Harvik Desai scored an unbeaten 83 to give his side a fighting chance to reach Ranji Trophy semi-final.