Mumbai Indians’ Alzarri Joseph denies Sunrisers Hyderabad a ‘certain’ win

Sunrisers Hyderabad failed to chase down a small 137 run total with Alzarri Joseph registering best-ever IPL bowling figures of 6/12 in Mumbai Indians’ win

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Ravi Shastri retained as India head coach

The Kapil Dev-led Cricket Advisory Committee interviewed five candidates for the post of India head coach in Mumbai on Friday. Ravi Shastri was chosen above Tom Moody, Mike Hesson, Lalchand Rajput and Robin Singh.

Did Hima Das’ study break affect her performance?

Hima Das took a 45-day study break for her class 12 exams and The Indian Express's Nihal Koshie explains how much it is believed to have affected her performance and why her coaches allowed her to take it despite that.

ISL vs I-League Decoded: The problem with football in India

First came National Football League, then I-League and then ISL. The Indian Express's Mihir Vasavda explains how club football in India has become a fight for survival between the I-League and ISL clubs, and how it affects football in India.

What Prithvi Shaw’s case says about Indian cricket’s anti-doping plan

Indian cricketer Prithvi Shaw has been banned from the sport for a few months for consuming a banned drug. What his case says about doping in Indian cricket.

Why Dalilah Muhammad breaking a 16-year-old athletics record matters

US athlete Dalilah Muhammad broke a 16-year-old record in the 400 metres hurdles. The Indian Express's Nihal Koshie explains the importance of this achievement and what has been a problem with some women's running events.

MS Dhoni to do patrolling, guard and post duty with his Territorial Army battalion

From the 31st of July to August 15, former Indian captain MS Dhoni will perform duties like patrolling, guard and post duty when he's in Kashmir with his Territorial Army battalion.

Everything You Need To Know About World Test Championship

ICC's new proposed World Test Championship will take off when Australia and England meet in their first Ashes Test Match. Here are all the details that you need to new know about World Test Championship.

Ireland had a fantastic day, says England’s batting coach

England's batting coach Graham Thorpe was full of praise for Ireland after they dismissed England for 85 runs on the first day of the four-day Test match between the two teams. Read more:

T20 Blast still promises to pull in the crowds?

After the success of the men’s team in winning their first-ever World Cup, England have plenty of cricket to show off. Just a few weeks before the Ashes, the Vitality T20 Blast started off from July 18 in England.

Indian track and field athletes win medals in Europe

Hima Das baggeg 4 gold medals in 15 days and Muhammad Anas has won a gold and qualify for the World Championships. On the other, Dutee Chand won a gold medal in the 100-meter sprint at the World University Games.

Kabaddi’s ‘Dubki King’ Pardeep Narwal is raring to go

With the Pro Kabaddi League just around the corner, we met with Pardeep Narwal, the man also known as the Dubki King.

How Rohit Sharma became the top scorer at the 2019 Cricket World Cup

At the end of the 2019 Cricket World Cup, India's Rohit Sharma remained the tournament's highest scorer. He scored 648 runs at an average of 81. Here's how the race among the tournament's top scorers went.

Mentally most demanding match I’ve played, says Novak Djokovic after Wimbledon triumph

After defeating Roger Federer in the finals of the Wimbledon, Novak Djokovic spoke about playing with the crowd backing his opponent.

Retiring from ODIs, now aim is to play World T20 next year: Shoaib Malik

Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik announced his retirement from ODIs. During the press briefing, he said," I had planned this for a few years ago to retire on the last Pakistan World Cup match.

Don’t focus on wickets, but what the team wants from me: Jasprit Bumrah

Speaking after defeating Bangladesh by 28 runs, Jasprit Bumrah spoke about how he keeps conjuring up yorkers, why he doesn't want to be rested against Sri Lanka and more.

MS Dhoni is a grandmaster of cricket

What has made MS Dhoni one of India's most successful captains of all time, and why he remains an asset to the team.

‘Total self-belief’ delivered victory for Pakistan

Reaction after Pakistan upset hosts England by 14 runs at Trent Bridge in their second match at the cricket World Cup.

World Cup 2019: Sri Lanka, Afghanistan will look to bounce back after a disastrous beginning

Sri Lanka suffered a humiliating defeat at the hands of New Zealand while Afghanistan lost the match by seven-wickets in their opening encounter against Australia.

Kohli, Dhoni pose big threat: Duminy before IND vs SA game

Reaction after Bangladesh consigned South Africa to their second successive defeat of the World Cup - beating them by 21 runs at The Oval.

How Andre Russell came back stronger from a one-year ban

Andre Russell hit rock bottom with a one-year ban in 2017. The Indian Express's Sandip G explains how the West Indies all-rounder came back stronger and will be a player to watch for in the World Cup.