Gavaskar questions no prize money to Team India after ODI triumph

MELBOURNE: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar lashed out at hosts Australia for not honouring the Indian team with any cash award after its historic ODI series triumph, saying the players deserve a share of the revenue they generate. India beat Australia 2-1 for their maiden bilateral ODI series triumph Down Under. Man-of-the-match Yuzvendra Chahal and […]

Malaysia Masters Nehwal tames Okuhara to enter semifinals

KUALA LUMPUR: A gritty Saina Nehwal scripted a hard-fought straight-game win over former world champion Nozomi Okuhara of Japan to enter the women’s singles semifinals of the USD 350,000 Malaysia Masters in Kuala Lumpur on Friday. Seventh seeded Saina, who had a 8-4 head-to-head record against Okuhara before Friday, fought back from 9-15 and 14-18 […]

Aus vs Ind third ODI: India eyes perfect finish to historic tour

Melbourne: Buoyant and self-assured in equal measure, India would be eyeing a maiden bilateral ODI series triumph on Australian soil after the path-breaking Test conquest when they take on the home team in the tour finale in Melbourne on Friday. The three-match series is level at 1-1 after Australia won the first ODI in Sydney […]

You cannot calculate Dhoni’s value: Gavaskar

You cannot calculate Dhoni’s value: Gavaskar

NEW DELHI: “Please leave the gentleman alone,” former India captain Sunil Gavaskar said of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, insisting that the veteran’s value to the team cannot be calculated despite the lack of consistency. Dhoni turned back the clock with a match-winning half-century against Australia in the second one-dayer in Adelaide, even hitting one of those […]

Finals of Bayern FC Cup held at DPS Srinagar

Finals of Bayern FC Cup held at DPS Srinagar

SRINAGAR: The Srinagar leg of Bayern FC Cup – a global interschool football cup – being held in Jammu & Kashmir for the first time concluded on Tuesday at DPS, Srinagar. The final was played between Sanctorum School and Burn Hall School, Srinagar. Sanctorum seized the day with a solitary goal by Salman and defending […]

Adidas continues wave of positivity in JK through football

SRINAGAR: Young football talents from across Jammu & Kashmir battled the snow and rough weather to showcase their football talent to participate in the 6th edition of the adidas FC Bayern Youth Cup. The city tournament kicked off on January 11 at DPS Srinagar and witnessed 16 schools participate and win a chance to represent […]