‘It’s men against boys now’

LONDON: It is “men against boys” at the moment, says former England captain Nasser Hussain, criticising the lack of fight from India in the second Test while urging the beleaguered visitors to dig deep. India were embarrassed by an innings and 159 runs in four days in a rain-interrupted Test at the Lord’s, days after […]

Kohli loses top spot in Test rankings

DUBAI: Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli lost his number one position in the ICC Test rankings for batsmen, dropping to second after a forgettable performance in the second Test against England. Kohli lost the position to former Australian captain Steve Smith, who is currently serving a one-year ban owing to his role in the […]

UFCC Kangan Lifts summit title

UFCC Kangan Lifts summit title

Ganderbal: UFCC Kangan clinched the title by trouncing KCC by five wickets in the Ganiwan in the summit clash of t-20 cricket tournament played at Syed Jaffar Cricket Ground (RA) at Rayil Gund in District Ganderbal on Sunday. In pursuit of 142 UFCC Kangan openers provided a solid start to their side opener Imtiyaz Ahmad […]

Raising bat at Lord’s was boyhood dream: Woakes

LONDON: Having endured frustrations of a long lay-off due to an injury, Chris Woakes felt “incredible” after realising his “boyhood dream” of scoring a Test hundred at the ‘Home Of Cricket’. Replacing Ben Stokes wasn’t an easy job but Woakes made the most of his opportunity by getting Indian captain Virat Kohli on the second […]

Tasaduq flags of 2000 km motorsports adventure

SRINAGAR: Director Tourism Kashmir, Tasaduq Jeelani Saturday flagged off 5-days motorsports expedition in which 35 participants will drive 4×4 off-road vehicles to cover the 2000 kilometers during the event. Moto Explorers Club is organizing the expedition in collaboration with Department of Tourism. This is one of the biggest motorsports expeditions, which would move from Srinagar […]

Vietnam Open badminton: Jayaram enters final

HO CHI MINH CITY: India’s Ajay Jayaram stood a step away from his first title of the season as he made it to the finals of the Vietnam Open after defeating Japan’s Yu Igarashi in straight games in Ho Chi Minh City. The 30-year-old Indian, who is making a comeback after recovering from a hamstring […]