Asia Cup: Shahzad, Nabi guide Afghanistan to 252/8 against India

[Dubai: India’s Ambati Rayudu raises his bat to celebrate scoring fifty runs during the one day international cricket match of Asia Cup between India and Afghanistan in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. /PTI] Dubai, Sep 25 : Opener Mohammad Shahzad’s entertaining century and sensible innings from Mohammad Nabi helped Afghanistan post 252/8 […]

Kohli, Chanu conferred Khel Ratna; Neeraj, Hima get Arjuna award

[New Delhi: Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra clicks picture of Arjuna awardee athlete Hima Das during a dinner hosted in the honour of the winners of National Sports and Adventure Awards, in New Delhi, Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018. ( /PTI] New Delhi, Sep 25 : Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and world champion weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai […]

Real Madrid’s Isco has successful appendicitis surgery

Madrid, Sep 25 : Real Madrid announced on Tuesday that Spain midfielder Isco Alarcon had successfully undergone surgery for acute appendicitis. Isco’s injury will likely sideline him for a month, and was discovered when he arrived at the Valdebebas sports city early Tuesday morning with severe abdominal pain and was taken to the Sanitas La […]

Indian chess queens trounce Venezuela at Olympiad

By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Sep 25 : The fifth seeded Indian women’s team defeated 55th seeded Venezuela 4-0 in the second round of the 43rd World Chess Olympiad underway at Batumi in Georgia. The team captain and coach Jacob Aagaard on Tuesday rested top player Koneru Humpy and brought in Harika Dronavalli. Playing on the […]

BCCI congratulates Virat, Smriti for national awards

New Delhi, Sep 25 : The BCCI on Tuesday congratulated skipper Virat Kohli and Smriti Mandhana on being honoured with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna and the Arjuna award respectively. Virat was conferred the highest sporting honour in the country by President Ram Nath Kovind at the National Sports Awards ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan here. […]

Asia Cup: Shahzad, Nabi guide Afghanistan to 252/8 against India

[Dubai: Afghanistan’s Mohammad Shahzad celebrates scoring a century during the one day international cricket match of Asia Cup between India and Afghanistan in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. /PTI] Dubai, Sep 25 : Opener Mohammad Shahzad’s entertaining century and sensible innings from Mohammad Nabi helped Afghanistan post 252/8 against Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led […]