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Speedster Mohammed Siraj barges into Test side, finally
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Mohammed Siraj, who took a three-wicket haul with the new ball in an economical spell against Kolkata Knight Riders last week, has finally been rewarded for his performances in domestic first-class cricket and for India A with the national selectors naming him in the Test squad for the upcoming Australia tour.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Ganguly presses for families on tour as CA, BCCI medical staff meet
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The medical staff of the two cricket boards -- Cricket Australia (CA) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) -- are engaged in a meeting to address key issues like rules around quarantine as well as training and movement between venues and states.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Aditi Chauhan's academy launches online sports coaching & fitness programs
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Indian goalkeeper Aditi Chauhan, who founded the She Kicks Football Academy in 2018 to provide a platform for female players to achieve their goals in professional football, has announced two online sports coaching and fitness programs for boys and girls.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
Hockey players resume sports activities in Assam, Manipur
Guwahati, Oct 27 (IANS) Hockey players in Assam and Manipur have resumed sports activities in accordance with the Ministry of Home Affairs' (MHA) guidelines amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-10-27
Category: India, Assam,Sports,Hockey
KL 'lucky' to be picked for Aus Tests: Manjrekar hopes he makes most of it
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Cricketer-turned-commentator Sanjay Manjrekar feels KL Rahul is "very lucky" to be recalled to the Indian Test side on the basis of his performance in white-ball cricket and Indian Premier League (IPL).
2020-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Feels surreal, wasn't expecting it: Chakravarthy on maiden India call-up
Sharjah, Oct 27 (IANS) Mystery spinner Varun Chakravarthy, who has received his maiden call-up for Team India, has stated it feels surreal to be picked in the T20I squad for Australia tour, adding that he wasn't expecting it.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
It's been tougher since retirement: Johnson on battle with depression
Melbourne, Oct 27 (IANS) Former Australia pacer Mitchell Johnson has revealed that he battled with depression both during and after his cricket career.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Gavaskar calls for transparency regarding Rohit's injury
Sharjah, Oct 27 (IANS) Batting legend Sunil Gavaskar has called for transparency regarding Rohit Sharma's fitness after the star opener, who has not been named in any of the three Indian squads for the Australia tour, was pictured training with his Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Mumbai Indians.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
USA Cricket name Kevin Darlington, Asif Mujtaba as U-19 coaches
New York, Oct 27 (IANS) USA Cricket has appointed former fast bowler Kevin Darlington and ex-Pakistan batsman Asif Mujtaba as their U-19 men's and women's coaches respectively.
2020-10-27
Category: International, United States,Sports,Cricket
IPL 13: KL, Rabada stick to their Caps; KXIP move to No. 4
Sharjah, Oct 27 (IANS) KL Rahul and Kagiso Rabada continue to hold onto their respective Orange and Purple Caps following the completion of 46 matches in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
2020-10-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Bisla, Russell among 5 overseas players to pull out of LPL
Colombo, Oct 27 (IANS) India's Manvinder Bisla, West Indies' Andre Russell and Faf du Plessis of South Africa are among the five overseas players who have pulled out of the upcoming Lanka Premier League (LPL).
2020-10-27
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Sports,Cricket
Australia tour: Chakravarthy lone new face in India's T20 squad
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Ace leg-spinner Varun Chakravarthy's good performance in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) was rewarded on Monday when the selectors picked him as the lone new face in the Indian T20 squad for the upcoming tour of Australia.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
KXIP thrash KKR by 8 wkts, stay in fray for playoffs
Sharjah, Oct 26 (IANS) Mandeep Singh hammered a brisk 66 not out off 56 balls, Chris Gayle slammed 51 off 29 balls, and pacer Mohammed Shami captured three wickets to guide Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) to a comprehensive eight-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League match on Monday, and remain in fray for the playoffs.
2020-10-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
KL Rahul growing into captaincy: Gavaskar
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab's impressive performances under KL Rahul's captaincy has apparently prompted the national selectors to name him as Virat Kohli's deputy in both Indian limited-over squads for the upcoming Australia tour in the absence of an injured Rohit Sharma.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Aus tour: Chakravarthy wins India T20 berth on good IPL show
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Leg-spinner Varun Chakravarthy on Monday broke into the India T20 team for the tour of Australia on the back of impressive performances in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 where he conceded runs at just 7.05 runs an over and picked 12 wickets, including a five-wicket haul, in 11 matches.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Five experiments in 2020 IPL that surprise many
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Ben Stokes coming good as an opening batsman for Rajasthan Royals against Mumbai Indians on Sunday was not the only batting experiment that succeeded for a team this season.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
KXIP restrict KKR to 149/9 in 20 overs
Sharjah, Oct 26 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) opening batsman Shubman Gill returned to form with a half-century, but Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) came back to apply brakes and restrict the Kolkata franchise to 149 for nine wickets in 20 overs in an Indian Premier League match.
2020-10-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
KKR's Chakravarthy named in India T20 squad for Australian tour
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders' ace leg-spinner Varun Chakravarthy was on Monday rewarded for his good performance in the Indian Premier League (IPL) as he was named as the lone new face in the Indian T20 squad for the upcoming tour of Australia, the Indian cricket board announced on Monday.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Seoul Peace Prize for IOC president Thomas Bach
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach on Monday received the prestigious Seoul Peace Prize, the IOC said in a statement.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
Rahul's all-round show helps Titans XI win in Andhra T20
Anantapur (Andhra Pradesh), Oct 26 (IANS) KP Sai Rahul's unbeaten knock of 83 helped Titans XI beat Chargers XI by three wickets in the Andhra T20 tournament here on Monday. Rahul also picked three wickets for 25.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,Sports,Cricket
Delhi aim to bounce back, settle scores with SRH (IPL Match Preview 47)
Dubai, Oct 26 (IANS/GloFans) After two consecutive defeats, against Punjab and Kolkata respectively, Delhi Capitals (DC) will aim to put their campaign back on track when they face a struggling SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) here on Tuesday.
2020-10-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Like previous years, race for qualification heats up in IPL
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) With the race to the Indian Premier League (IPL) play-offs heating up, there were three teams on 14 points each ahead of Monday night's game between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP).
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
KXIP win toss, elect to bowl against KKR
Sharjah, Oct 26 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) won the toss and elected to bowl in an Indian Premier League match against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) here on Monday.
2020-10-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
I'll resolve DDCA's financial mess: Treasurer's post candidate Gulati
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) If elected treasurer of the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) in next month's election, Pawan Gulati, a maternal uncle of former India captain Gautam Gambhir, would "fight the good fight" and try and resolve as many long-standing financial issues as possible.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Centre's nod for synthetic athletics track in Chhattisgarh: CM
New Delhi/Raipur, Oct 26 (IANS) The Union government has given the nod for a synthetic athletics track in Mahasamund and a multipurpose indoor hall in Ambikapur in Chhattisgarh at a cost of Rs 6.6 crore and Rs 4.50 crore respectively, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Sports
Ishant to be fit for Australia tour: Report
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Ishant Sharma, who had to pull out of the Indian Premier League due to a left internal oblique muscle tear in his rib cage, is likely to be fit for India's first Test against Australia in December.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Samson, Kishan, Pant in new role as 'wicket-keepers'
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) With plenty of competition for wicket-keepers' roles within the Indian Premier League teams, the young Indians are discovering multiple dimensions to their cricket. Both Ishan Kishan of Mumbai Indians (MI) and Rajasthan Royals' (RR) Sanju Samson have also featured during this tournament purely as batsmen.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Subrata Bhattacharya pitches for Indian coaches
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) The last decade or so, Indian football has seen a surge in foreign coaches. Irrespective of what they are able to deliver, the quantity has increased in leaps and bounds. Indigenous coaches, because of this biased attitude, are not getting enough opportunity to hone their skills.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
ISL: Mumbai City FC sign defender Tondonba Singh
Mumbai, Oct 26 (IANS) Mumbai City FC on Monday confirmed the signing of defender Tondonba Singh. The 25-year-old left-back joins the Islanders ahead of the 2020/21 Indian Super League season on a two-year contract.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Football
It's not a crisis, we just need to back our strengths: Rabada
Dubai, Oct 26 (IANS) Delhi Capitals' pace spearhead Kagiso Rabada, who has clinched 23 wickets in 11 matches, will look to help his team bounce back from their previous two defeats in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) when they take on SunRisers Hyderabad on Tuesday.
2020-10-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Goswami, Banerjee, Manna hoardings get prominence during Puja in Kolkata
Kolkata, Oct 26 (IANS) The 2020 Durga Puja has been celebrated in a subdued manner with the streets not thronged by people in the City of Joy due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-10-26
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Football
Ronaldinho tests positive for Covid-19, asymptomatic
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 26 (IANS) Former Brazil striker Ronaldinho has tested positive for novel coronavirus and has revealed that is now self-isolating in Belo Horizonte.
2020-10-26
Category: International, Brazil,Sports,Football
Kho kho prominence on the rise, says KKFI chief
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Kho kho, a traditional Indian game of 'Tag', is now gaining popularity among youngsters in the country and with its experienced player Sarika Kale being honoured with Arjuna Award this year, it has led to a refreshed energy within the Kho kho community.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
Outside noise doesn't matter to me anymore, says Stokes
Abu Dhabi, Oct 26 (IANS) England all-rounder Ben Stokes has stated that he is not affected by the "outside noise" and all he focuses upon is his own performance.
2020-10-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Resignations of acting president, 5 other CSA members accepted
Johannesburg, Oct 26 (IANS) Cricket South Africa on Monday said that the members' council has accepted the resignation of its acting president Beresford Williams and five other board members.
2020-10-26
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
KL has led Kings XI brilliantly this IPL: Gavaskar
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) KL Rahul has led Kings XI Punjab brilliantly in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), feels former India captain Sunil Gavaskar.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2020: Five worst bowling figures till now
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) While Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 has witnessed some brilliant bowling spells by the likes of Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje and Mohammed Siraj to name a few, some bowlers have also been unlucky and have been at the receiving end of the batsmen in the tournament being played in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
2020-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Ultimate dream is to make it to senior hockey team, says Suman
Bengaluru, Oct 26 (IANS) Talented forward Suman Devi Thoudam had successfully led the Indian junior women's hockey team to a fine victory in Australia last year at the 3 Nation Tournament for U-21.
2020-10-26
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Hockey
Faultless Morbidelli earns phenomenal MotorLand victory in Spain
Alcaniz (Spain), Oct 26 (IANS) Faultless Franco Morbidelli of (Petronas Yamaha SRT) didn't put a foot wrong to claim his second victory of the year at the Gran Premio Liqui Moly de Teruel.
2020-10-26
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Motorsports
Stokes 1st batsman to score a ton in two successful IPL chases
Abu Dhabi, Oct 26 (IANS) England all-rounder Ben Stokes has become the first batsman in the Indian Premier League to score a century in two successful chases.
2020-10-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Acting president, five others resign from CSA board
Johannesburg, Oct 26 (IANS) As many as six members of the Cricket South Africa (CSA) board have acceded to the request of the members' council and have stood down from their positions. The list included acting president Beresford Williams, who took over from Chris Nenzani in August, leaving CSA without a president for now.
2020-10-26
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
CSA president, five others resign from CSA board
Johannesburg, Oct 26 (IANS) As many as six members of the Cricket South Africa (CSA) board have acceded to the request of the members' council and have stood down from their positions. The list included acting president Beresford Williams, who took over from Chris Nenzani in August, leaving CSA without a president for now.
2020-10-26
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
IPL: Hardik Pandya takes a knee in support of 'BLM' movement
Abu Dhabi, Oct 26 (IANS) Mumbai Indians all-rounder Hardik Pandya became the first player in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) to take a knee in support of the 'Black Lives Matter' movement.
2020-10-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2020: Orange Cap stays with KL, Rabada hold onto Purple
Dubai, Oct 26 (IANS) KL Rahul, Kings XI Punjab skipper, and Delhi Capitals pacer Kagiso Rabada continue to lead their respective batting and bowling charts following the completion of 45 matches in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020.
2020-10-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
'You were winners then, you are winners now': CSK out of IPL playoffs race
Dubai, Oct 26 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings, three-time IPL champions, have become the first team to be eliminated from the playoffs race for the ongoing Indian Premier League being played in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
2020-10-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Would have been nice to get this form earlier, says Stokes
Abu Dhabi, Oct 25 (IANS) Ben Stokes roared back to form on Sunday with an unbeaten 107 that helped Rajasthan Royals (RR) race to an eight-wicket win over Mumbai Indians (MI) at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium. The win provides a filip to RR's floundering chances of making it to the playoffs, which still depends upon the results of other matches.
2020-10-25
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Stokes, Samson power Rajasthan to big 8-wkt win over Mumbai (Ld)
Abu Dhabi, Oct 25 (IANS/GloFans) Ben Stokes (107 not out) and Sanju Samson (54 not out) made a mockery of a target of 196 Mumbai Indians (MI) had set for Rajasthan Royals (RR) as they helped overhaul it with eight wickets and nearly two overs to spare in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match here on Sunday.
2020-10-25
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
That's what we are crying for, says Smith after Stokes-Samson show
Abu Dhabi, Oct 25 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals (RR) captain Steve Smith said that the manner in which they beat Mumbai Indians on Sunday at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium was exactly what they have been looking for this season. RR, whose chances of making it to the playoffs are hanging by a thread, stunned league leaders MI by chasing down a target of 196 with eight wickets and two overs to spare.
2020-10-25
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Indian fast men on fire: Tyagi, Arshdeep, Nagarkotti, Saini
Abu Dhabi, Oct 25 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals' teenaged wiry pacer Kartik Tyagi cranked up the speeds in his early spell against the Mumbai Indians in an Indian Premier League match on Sunday, with his fastest ball being timed 147.9kmph.
2020-10-25
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Stokes, Samson roar back to form as RR beat MI by 8 wickets
Abu Dhabi, Oct 25 (IANS) Ben Stokes and Sanju Samson made a mockery of a target of 196 set for them by the Mumbai Indians (MI) by helping Rajasthan Royals (RR) chase down with eight wickets and nearly two overs to spare. Stokes remained unbeaten on 107, thus scoring his second Indian Premier League (IPL) century and his highest score in T20s yet, while Samson was unbeaten on 54 as they ended their innings on 196/2 in reply to MI's 195/5.
2020-10-25
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket