There is no one closer to Pandya’s talent in Indian team: Sehwag

There is no one closer to Pandya’s talent in Indian team: Sehwag

NEW DELHI: All-rounder Hardik Pandya has talent unmatched by any other player in the Indian cricket team, says big-hitting former opener Virender Sehwag. According to Sehwag, Hardik is one that has become irreplaceable in recent times. Hardik has played a pivotal role in Mumbai Indians’ record fourth title triumph in the IPL recently, coming into […]

AIFF appoints Igor Stimac as Indian football team coach

NEW DELHI: Croatian World Cupper Igor Stimac was on Wednesday appointed head coach of the Indian football team for a two-year term. The national team has been without a coach since the departure of Stephen Constantine in January, following the creditable show at the AFC Asian Cup. The appointment was made by the AIFF’s executive […]

India to host part of International Army Games for first time

India to host part of International Army Games for first time

NEW DELHI: In a first, India will host a part of an international military sports event in Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer over nine days in August, in a bid to promote bonhomie among the participating countries, Army officials said Tuesday. International Army Games, organised by the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, have been taking place […]

Squash Rackets Association to conduct trials on May 15

SRINAGAR: J&K Squash Rackets Association is going to conduct selection trails at Amar Singh Club on 15th May to select state team for 76th Senior National Squash championship.  Interested players  are requested to report Amar Singh Club, Srinagar on 15th May at 11.00 AM. The championship is scheduled to be held at Pune, Maharashtra from […]

BCCI ethics officer devises mechanism for complainants

BCCI ethics officer devises mechanism for complainants

NEW DELHI: Inundated with frivolous complaints in recent times, the BCCI’s Ombudsman and Ethics Officer D K Jain has devised a mechanism to ensure that only genuine complaints are entertained. The newly formulated guidelines, uploaded by the BCCI on its website, come in the wake of a rise in number of mail from various sources […]

IPL: Dhoni credits bowlers for easy win in Qualifier 2

Visakhapatnam |: Defending champions Chennai Super Kings Friday entered their eighth IPL final and skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni credited the clinical effort of his bowing unit for setting up the platform for the comfortable win over Delhi Capitals in the Qualifier 2. Opting to bowl, CSK first restricted DC to 147 for nine and then […]