To scale the twin peaks of clinching the World Test Championship and winning a series in England, India’s selectors have broken away from the much-trodden horses-for-courses path as well as their fixation with seam-bowling all-rounders and wrist spinners.
Fear of more cases, players reluctant to travel, single venue being impractical gave governing council no other option.
With several members among IPL franchises testing positive, the Board had no option but to postpone the tournament.
The indefinite postponement of the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL) due to players and support staff testing positive inside the bio-bubble has thrown up a lot of questions. How will the foreign players return home?
On Monday, Chennai Super Kings bowling coach L Balaji along with Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers Sandeep Warrier and Varun Chakravarthy had returned positive results for COVID-19.
Kolkata Knight Riders spinner Varun Chakravarthy and medium pacer Sandeep Warrier have tested positive for COVID-19.
Pollard out-thumps CSK after Rayudu flexes batting muscle.
Her sub-junior nationals win over Nehwal was a bit part in the film 'Saina'. But the scene sent Aditi Mutatkar reeling down a flashback to when Saina's shadow over her career never quite left her.
Harpreet Brar needed a fourth trial to break into the IPL in 2018. Playing just his fourth IPL match, the spinner steps up to claim the wickets of Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell and AB de Villiers.
Mirabai Chanu, who is a part of the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS), is scheduled to leave the country on Saturday along with two others, including head coach Vijay Sharma.
KL Rahul scored a combative 91* while Harpreet Brar accounted for three key batsmen as Punjab Kings thumped Royal Challengers Bangalore by 34 runs in Ahmedabad on Friday.
Most Indians who have qualified for the upcoming Tokyo Games are grounded due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which could dent their Olympic prospects.
The MCA on Thursday issued a press release stating their tournament would be deferred till further notice. Originally, the event was expected to start shortly after the IPL 2021 final on May 30.
Veteran, set to play his fourth Olympics, banks on mixed doubles partner Manika Batra in medal quest.
The IOC's Rule 50 forbids any kind of "demonstration or political, religious or racial propaganda" at venues and any other Olympic area.
Shooting the recurve individual final, Deepika thrice found herself in a crunch over the last three days of the event. But she’d compose herself into stillness to let the technique and muscle memory take over.
Ravichandran Ashwin decided to take a break from IPL 2021 on Monday to support his family during the COVID-19 crisis. Meanwhile, Adam Zampa and Kane Richardson are going back to Australia.
Locked 4-4 in the shoot-off, India -- comprising of Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat and Komalika Bari -- edged out Mexico to claim their first Archery World Cup team gold after seven years.
For Royals, Morris was the most successful bowler with 4/23 and got the big-hitters out – Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik and Pat Cummins. But going beyond the scorecard, Mustafizur Rahman (1/22) probably made a more significant contribution.
Deepika Kumari has two World Cup individual gold medals -- at Antalya in 2012, in what seems like a debut title a distant decade away. Her last came at Salt Lake City in 2018.
After chronic back and shoulder problems put Mirabai Chanu’s weightlifting goals in doubt, a tweaked technique has put her back on track to ace the Tokyo Olympics.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez – the key figure behind the breakaway league – believes that the Super League will save football from the monetary losses suffered due to the pandemic.
KL Rahul, Chris Gayle take Punjab Kings home after bowlers apply the choke on Mumbai Indians.
RCB opener and rising Karnataka star Padikkal has a good head on shoulders and is adept off the frontfoot and backfoot.
Devdutt Padikkal (101* off 52) and Virat Kohli (72* off 47) stitched together a 181-run opening partnership to ensure a ten-wicket victory for RCB against a dwindling RR in Mumbai on Thursday.