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Kevin Pietersen urges England to open up to IPL

Sports September 7, 2014 at 4:54 pm 0 comments

London : English cricketers can “forget” about the shorter format unless they embrace IPL, according to Kevin Pietersen, who says his efforts to get his countrymen to play in the IPL have fallen on “deaf ears”. England have not been able to consistently make a mark in limited-overs cricket, theirRead More

Leave decision on playing in asiad to federation : Sania Mirza

Latest headlines, Sports September 7, 2014 at 4:53 pm 0 comments

Hydrabaad, Caught in a dilemma over whether to compete in the Asian Games or the WTA tournaments which clash with the event, Sania Mirza today left it on the All India Tennis Association to take a call on her participation in the continental extravaganza in Incheon, Korea. Sania today returned toRead More

Pm congratulates Sania Mirza on her US Open Mixed Doubles win

Latest headlines, Sports September 7, 2014 at 4:18 pm 0 comments

New Delhi: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, congratulated Sania Mirza for winning the US Open Mixed Doubles title. Mr. Modi tweeted a message for the Hyderabad girl from his official account on micro-blogging site Twitter. Congratulations to Sania Mirza for the victory in the US Open Mixed Doubles Finals.Read More

BCCI slams Ian Botham for hitting out at IPL

BCCI slams Ian Botham for hitting out at IPL

Sports September 5, 2014 at 7:00 pm 0 comments

Mumbai, The Cricket Board on Friday rubbished former England great Ian Botham’s criticism of the highly lucrative Indian Premier League, saying he had no locus standi, and advised him to first get his facts right before commenting on the Twenty20 League. “Let him get his facts correct first. He hasRead More

Lack of IPL hurting England in shorter formats, says Wasim Akram

Sports September 5, 2014 at 6:59 pm 0 comments

Mumbai,  Not playing the Indian Premier League is the reason behind England`s struggles in the shorter formats, former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram said, a day after England great Ian Botham called for the rich Twenty20 competition to be scrapped. England were thumped 4-1 in Australia in their one-day international seriesRead More

Ahmed Shehzad advice to Dilshan was stupid, says PCB chief

Sports September 5, 2014 at 6:58 pm 0 comments

New Delhi, Newly appointed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Shaharyar Khan today criticised Ahmed Shehzad for offering religious advice to Sri Lankan player Tillakaratne Dilshan during an ODI last week, saying it was a “stupid statement” on part of the Pakistani batsman. “It was a stupid statement really. He hasRead More

World Kabaddi League comes to its traditional home, Punjab

Sports September 5, 2014 at 6:57 pm 0 comments

Ludhiana,  Unbeaten and leaders Khalsa Warriors will meet Punjab Thunder in the opening match of the Punjab leg of the inaugural Wave World Kabaddi League (WKL) here on Saturday, as the franchise-based event makes its maiden foray in its traditional homeland. The WKL will arrive in Punjab after four successfulRead More

BCCI willing to pay Ravi Shastri Rs 1.5 crore in new contract

Sports September 5, 2014 at 6:56 pm 0 comments

New Delhi – Just a day earlier after offering Ravi Shastri a contract extension, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is willing to pay him Rs. 1.5 crore, along with additional perks per annum. Shastri who is the new India team director, has started his stint on a successfulRead More

Australia tours transformed me as sportsperson, says Sachin

Australia tours transformed me as sportsperson, says Sachin

Sports September 4, 2014 at 7:23 pm 0 comments

Mumbai : Cricket legend, Sachin Tendulkar has said that tours to Australia transformed him as a sports person. The former India captain was speaking at a sporting event organised by the Australian consulate in the presence of touring Australian Prime Minister, Tony Abbot at the Cricket Club of India. Tendulkar,Read More

Sania-Bruno reach U.S. Open mixed doubles final

Sania-Bruno reach U.S. Open mixed doubles final

Sports September 4, 2014 at 7:23 pm 0 comments

Sania Mirza is in line to win her third Grand Slam title and first with new partner Bruno Soares as the top seeded pair struggled past Yung-Jan Chan and Ross Hutchins to reach the mixed doubles summit clash. The Indo-Brazilian team overcame the unseeded but fighting Tapiei-German combine 7-5 4-6Read More