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'He is half the Indian batting': This former cricketer thinks Virat Kohlis absence will be a huge setback

India skipper Virat Kohli had been granted a paternity leave by the BCCI and will thus be returning home after the first Test against Australia at Adelaide. A former cricketer thinks that Kohli's absence will be a big blow to the side's fortunes.

28 Nov 2020 10:19 pm
Season 8 of Pro Kabaddi League postponed to 2021 amidst COVID-19 pandemic

Amidst the surging coronavirus cases in the country, the organizers of the popular Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) have postponed the eighth season to next year. Bengal Warriors are the reigning PKL champions.

28 Nov 2020 10:17 pm
Gautam Gambhir laments Indias lack of bowling options against Australia in Hardik Pandyas absence

Ever since his return to cricket from a serious injury, Hardik Pandya hasn't bowled. Although Pandya scored a brilliant 90 against Australia in the first ODI, India desperately missed his bowling as the hosts posted a huge 374/6.

28 Nov 2020 9:11 pm
Kerala hotel pays tribute to Diego Maradona, turns room where he stayed into a museum

The legendary footballer had visited Kerala in 2012, staying at the 'Blue Nile Hotel' in Kannur. After Maradona's tragic demise on Wednesday, the hotel decided to rename the room in his memory.

28 Nov 2020 8:21 pm
He was a special man: India missing MS Dhoni, says this legendary cricketer

India were comprehensively beaten by 66 runs in the first ODI by Australia at Sydney. A legendary former cricketer believes that India are actually missing MS Dhoni's strength of character in the middle.

28 Nov 2020 7:30 pm
Australia will beat India in all formats convincingly, predicts this former cricketer

After Australia hammered India by 66 runs in the first ODI at Sydney, fans and former players are both fearing the worst for the Virat Kohli-led side. A former star cricketer has predicted that Australia will beat India convincingly in all formats.

28 Nov 2020 6:38 pm
Women's Big Bash League: Sydney Thunder crowned champions for second time

The side achieved the feat by defeating Melbourne Stars by seven wickets here at the North Sydney Oval.

28 Nov 2020 5:48 pm
He can be looked at: Sanjay Manjrekar names Mayank Agarwals opening partner for Australia Test series

The much anticipated four-match Test series between Australia and India will begin from December 17 at Adelaide. India's opening combination for the Tests is still not decided and Sanjay Manjrekar gave his opinions about the same.

28 Nov 2020 5:41 pm
Australian cricketer Callum Ferguson calls for strict action on slow over rate

The first One-day International between Australia and India at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday went beyond the scheduled close by almost over an hour.

28 Nov 2020 5:31 pm
La Liga matches to begin with minute's silence in Argentina football great Diego Maradona's honour

Maradona has played in the Spanish league in two stints either side of his sojourn at Napoli.

28 Nov 2020 5:00 pm
Australia vs India: Adam Gilchrist apologizes to Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini after commentary fiasco

India were comprehensively beaten by hosts Australia in the first ODI by 66 runs at Sydney. Aussie cricket legend turned commentator, Adam Gilchrist, made en error in the commentary box which was immediately noticed by the fans.

28 Nov 2020 4:18 pm
Pakistan's tour of New Zealand under cloud after 7th player tests positive for COVID-19

The Pakistan players have been unable to train as they are on a final warning for breaching New Zealand's tight quarantine restrictions.

28 Nov 2020 4:09 pm
'Apologised to KL Rahul while batting': Glenn Maxwell indulges in fun banter with Jimmy Neesham

New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham and Australia`s Glenn Maxwell might have had a poor run in the recently concluded Indian Premier League (IPL), but the two cricketers played match-winning knocks for their respective national teams on Friday.

28 Nov 2020 3:02 pm
India vs Australia, 1st ODI: Virat Kohli-led side fined for slow over-rate

The Men in Blue was ruled to be one over short of the target after time allowances were taken into consideration.

28 Nov 2020 2:28 pm
Tottenhan Hotspur striker Harry Kane enquires for RCB place; here's how skipper Virat Kohli reacts

Kane took to his official Twitter handle and posted a video of his batting skills with tennis ball in an indoor nets along with his Spurs teammates.

28 Nov 2020 2:09 pm
Nepal spinner Sandeep Lamichhane tests positive for COVID-19

The 20-year-old leg-spinner took to his official Twitter handle to reveal that he has been diagnosed with COVID-19 and had been facing body aches since Wednesday.

28 Nov 2020 1:25 pm
Australia's Marcus Stoinis doubtful for 2nd India ODI after suffering side injury

The 31-year-old sustained the injury while bowling against the Men in Blue in Sydney on Fridayand was forced to leave the field after just two balls into the seventh over.

28 Nov 2020 12:13 pm
1st T20I: Jonny Bairstow's fireworks powers England to 5-wicket win over South Africa

England, who have now taken a 1-0 lead in the series, will now take on South Africa in the second T20I on Sunday at Eurolux Boland Park in Paarl.

28 Nov 2020 10:15 am
Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya targets ICC World Cups to return as bowler

The younger of the two Pandya brothers had a back injury in 2019 and as he gradually returns to competitive cricket, he is avoiding bowling.

28 Nov 2020 9:54 am
Premier League: Rare Joelinton's strike helps Newcastle United seal late win against Crystal Palace

After back-to-back league defeats, the victory has lifted Newcastle United to 10th in the table on 14 points from 10 games with Palace a point behind in 13th place.

28 Nov 2020 9:21 am
Diego Maradona's death casts long shadow around Argentina's Boca Juniors stadium

Maradona was buried on Thursday amid fanfare and high emotion after his death aged 60 from a heart attack this week, laying to rest one of the world`s greatest soccer stars.

28 Nov 2020 9:06 am
1st ODI: Aaron Finch, David Warner slam tons as Australia thrash India by 66 runs

Chasing a mammoth target of 375, India were restricted to a score of 308 for eight by Australia despite calm and composed fifty each by Shikhar Dhawan and Hardik Pandya.

27 Nov 2020 6:30 pm
India vs Australia 2020: Two protesters enter field during Sydney ODI

The two protestors were escorted out by the security after their brief invasion during India vs Australia first ODI.

27 Nov 2020 2:38 pm
Yuzvendra Chahal concedes most runs by Indian spinner in an ODI match

Leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal has registered an unwarranted record to his name as he became the Indian spinner to concede most runs in an ODI.

27 Nov 2020 2:04 pm
Aaron Finch becomes 2nd fastest Australian to score 5,000 ODI runs

The right-handed batsman has taken 126 ODI innings to reach the milestone while his opening partner David Warnertook 115 innings.

27 Nov 2020 12:54 pm
Sydney ODI: Indian cricketers join Australia in 'barefoot circle' ceremony against racism

The barefoot circle ceremony was held before the start of the opening One-day International between the two teams at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG).

27 Nov 2020 11:49 am
Indian pacer Ishant Sharma ruled out of Test series against Australia

Indian fast bowler Ishant Sharma has been ruled out of his side's upcoming four-match Test series against Australia, beginning December 17 at the Adelaide Oval.

27 Nov 2020 11:22 am
After Virat Kohli's 'lack of clarity' remark, BCCI issues statement on Rohit Sharma's injury

Rohit Sharma, who missed most of the second-half of the Mumbai Indians' campaign in the 2020 IPL due to a recurring hamstring injury, was rested for India's limited-overs fixtures against Australia.

27 Nov 2020 10:45 am
No clarity at all on injury issues of Rohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma: Virat Kohli

Kohlinarrated the chain of events and claimed that he was not kept informed about the progress of Rohit Sharma. He said that there was lack of communication on the injury issue.

27 Nov 2020 10:16 am
Pakistan given 'final warning' after six test positive for COVID-19 in New Zealand

Pakistan and New Zealand are scheduled to play three T20Is and two Tests, starting December 18.

27 Nov 2020 9:44 am
Argentina President pays respects to football legend Diego Maradona at state funeral

Maradona died at his home in the northern outskirts of Buenos Aires on Wednesday at the age of 60, after suffering a cardiac arrest.

27 Nov 2020 9:13 am
Wrestlers Sangeeta Phogat, Bajrang Punia tie the knot; pics inside

Ace wrestlers Sangeeta Phogat and Bajrang Punia got married on Thursday.

26 Nov 2020 7:26 pm
Indian skipper Virat Kohli can break this record of Sachin Tendulkar in Australia ODIs

Kohli is set to break legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's record of fastest batsman to score 12,000 runs in the 50-overs cricket.

26 Nov 2020 6:22 pm
Hosts Australia hold the edge in ODI series against India

India are slated to play three ODIs, three T20Is and four-match Test series against Australia, beginning November 27.

26 Nov 2020 6:13 pm
India vs Australia: Spectators to return to stadia for men's cricket after 8 months

The first two matches at the SCG will be played with 50 per cent crowd capacity while the third ODI at Canberra will be played at 65 per cent crowd capacity.

26 Nov 2020 5:53 pm
Diego Maradona dies, Twitterati confuses pop singer Madonna with Argentine great

Following the death of Maradona, pop singer Madonna too began trending as some ignorant and confused users mistook her with the Argentinian.

26 Nov 2020 5:41 pm
Six members of Pakistan touring contingent in New Zealand diagnosed with COVID-19

Pakistan and New Zealand are scheduled to play three-match Test series and two T20Is, beginning December 18 at Eden Park in Auckland.

26 Nov 2020 2:23 pm
Indian shooter tests positive for coronavirus, goes into isolation

Indian shooter Divyansh Singh Panwar has gone into home isolation after being tested positive for the deadly coronavirus that continues to threaten the world.

26 Nov 2020 1:18 pm
Argentina declares three-day national mourning for football legend Diego Maradona

Maradona died due to cardiorespiratory arrest at his home in the Tigre district on the northern outskirts of the capital Buenos Aires.

26 Nov 2020 12:40 pm
USA cricketer Nisarg Patel suspended over illegal bowling action

The latest assessment revealed that the amount of elbow extension in Patels bowling action was still above the 15-degree level of tolerance permitted in the ICC regulations.

26 Nov 2020 12:25 pm
India vs Australia 1st ODI: Squads, Probable XIs, Head-to-Head, TV timings, Sydney weather

India and Australia are also scheduled to play three-match T20I series and four-match Test series,beginning December 4 at Manuka Oval in Canberra.

26 Nov 2020 11:46 am
India vs Australia: Complete fixtures, squads and TV timings

Under Virat Kohli's captaincy, India became the first Asian side to defeat Australia in a Test series Down Under in 2018-19.

26 Nov 2020 10:50 am
Diego Maradona was a maestro of football: PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Argentina legend

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid homage to Argentina football leagend Diego Maradona, who passed away at the age of 60 after suffering a massive heart attack on Wednesday.

26 Nov 2020 10:34 am
Serie A: Atletico Mineiro edge past Botafogo to move three points clear at top

JeffersonSavarino put the home side ahead after 17 minutes and Eduardo Sasha doubled their lead five minutes into the second half.

26 Nov 2020 9:28 am
Maradona dies at 60: When the legend visited India to play match vs Sourav Ganguly

Regarded by many as the greatest player to ever play the game of football, Maradona had recently undergone a brain surgery.

26 Nov 2020 8:04 am
A look at Diego Maradonas timeline: From World Cup win to drug scandal

Arguably the greatest footballer of all time, Diego Armando Maradona breathed his last on Wednesday.With his scintillating performances, Maradona had taken Argentina to the 1986 World Cup win.

26 Nov 2020 1:41 am
Remembering Diego Maradona: Watch him score the Goal of the Century in this classic video!

Diego Maradona passed away on Wednesday at the age of 60. In the 1986 World Cup quarter-final against England, Maradona scored a breathtaking goal which was later voted as 'The Goal of the Century.'

26 Nov 2020 1:14 am
Remembering Hand of God: Heres how Diego Maradona scored his most famous goal in 1986 World Cup

Argentine football legend, Diego Marado passed away on Wednesday after suffering a massive heart attack. Widely called as the greatest footballer of all time, Maradona scored two of his most famous goals in the 1986 World Cup.

26 Nov 2020 12:05 am
25 Nov 2020 10:57 pm
Diego Maradona, Argentine football legend, dies of cardiac arrest at 60

Argentine footballing legend Diego Armando Maradona has passed away at the age of 60 years. Widely considered as the greatest player to ever play the game of football, Maradona had recently undergone a brain surgery

25 Nov 2020 10:46 pm