DSJA bags 44th Goswami Ganesh Dutt Memorial crown

New Delhi, May 21 : The Delhi Sports Journalists Association (DSJA) on Sunday clinched the 44th All India Goswami Ganesh Dutt Memorial Trophy after beating Organisers XI by three wickets at the Hindu College ground here. Electing to bat after calling the toss correctly, the Organisers XI were restricted to a meagre 146/7 in their […]

Double departure hands Pakistan a testing transition

By Sudipto Ganguly Undated, May 15 : As Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq head off into the sunset after long and illustrious careers, Pakistan begins a tricky period of transition looking for a new wave of players ready to fill a huge void left by the retired batting greats. In a fitting finale, Younis, Pakistan’s most […]

IPL-10: Mumbai wary of Pune’s prowess ahead of first qualifier

Mumbai, May 15 : After losing to Rising Pune Supergiant in both their home and away encounters during the league stages of the Indian Premier League (IPL), table-toppers Mumbai Indians will need to pull up their socks when they take on Steve Smith’s side in the first qualifier at the Wankhede Stadium here on Tuesday. […]

Cricketer Raina, wife launch foundation for poor mothers

New Delhi, May 15 : Cricketer Suresh Raina and his wife Priyanka Chaudhary Raina on Monday announced the launch of their foundation dedicated to the aid of underprivileged mothers across the country. Both Suresh and Priyanka have chosen to announce the foundation on their daughter Gracia Raina’s birthday. The Gracia Raina Foundation is dedicated to […]

Australia board threatens players with unemployment

By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE, May 14 : Australia’s cricket board has warned players will not be given alternative contracts if they fail to agree to a new collective bargaining agreement in an escalation of a protracted and increasingly bitter pay dispute. Australia’s professional cricketers rejected a pay offer from the sport’s governing body last month, […]