Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni will start his training here from March 2 along with other players ahead of season-13 of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The 38-year old Dhoni, whose future in the game has been a subject of intense speculation since the ICC 50-over World Cup in June-July last year, will start training at the M A Chidambaram stadium for the upcoming IPL.
A taste of India, but with the American palate in mind — that’s the underlying philosophy behind the menu crafted by the Rashtrapati Bhavan in-house chefs for the banquet for US President Donald Trump and his delegation on Tuesday.
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump were treated to a lavish dinner by President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday in the last leg of his packed two-day visit to India.
Message was clear, there will be no Pakistan players in Asia XI for World XI series: BCCI Joint Secretary
It could be Virat Kohli versus Faf du Plessis in the Asia XI-World XI two-match T20 series that has been organised by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on March 18 and 21 — subject to the India skipper confirming his availability.
‘Sachin should’ve continued playing’ – Inzamam-ul-Haq gives 4 reasons why there has never been a cricketer like Tendulkar
Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq gave the greatest tribute to Sachin Tendulkar on the 10th anniversary of his historic double century in ODIs. Inzamam said he had never seen a cricketer like him. Sachin had become the first-ever cricketer to score an ODI double hundred when he achieved the feat against South Africa at Gwalior on February 24, 2010. To celebrate the same, Inzamam gave four reasons why Sachin Tendulkar was an ‘ever-great’ cricketer.
A tearful Michael Jordan remembered his “little brother” Kobe Bryant at a star-filled memorial in Los Angeles for the basketball great and his daughter Gianna, who died with seven others in a helicopter crash last month. “When Kobe Bryant died, a piece of me died, and as I look in this arena, across the globe, a piece of you died,” the NBA legend said on Monday with tears streaming down his face.
Royal Rumble 2020 brought out a huge surprise for the WWE Universe. 11-time champion and WWE Hall of Famer Edge finally made his return to the ring at the Royal Rumble match. He eliminated Randy Orton before himself being thrown over the top by Roman Reigns. Edge returned to Monday Night Raw the following day to talk about his wrestling future. However, things did not end well for the Rated-R Superstar as he was mercilessly attacked by Orton.
India vs New Zealand: ‘Do not understand selection, new team in almost every match’ – Kapil Dev questions India after defeat in 1st Test
Former India captain Kapil Dev has questioned the Indian management for continuously chopping and changing the playing XI and for not giving players a long rope to feel settled in a particular role. Kapil was not happy with the way the side performed after they went down to New Zealand by 10 wickets in the first Test in Wellington. “Have to praise New Zealand, they are playing very good cricket. The 3 ODIs and this Test match, they have been excellent. If we analyse this match critically, well, I do not understand how can one make so many changes. There is a new team in almost every match. No one in the team is permanent, if there is no security over your place, it will affect the form of the players,” Kapil told ABP news.
BJP lawmaker Gautam Gambhir on Tuesday criticised his party colleague Kapil Mishra for his provocative speech on Sunday and said strict action must be taken against those responsible regardless of their allegiance after large-scale violence in parts of Delhi.
Two groups, one opposed to the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and largely composed of Muslims, and another, supporting the new law and mostly made up of Hindus, both armed with guns, swords, stones, sticks, rods, and petrol bombs, clashed in North-east Delhi on Monday, leaving a policeman and four civilians dead, and at least 75 injured.
An Italian man suffering from frostbite and four other tourists were rescued in the Alaska wilderness after visiting an abandoned bus that has become a lure for adventurers since it was featured in the “Into the Wild” book and movie. Alaska State Troopers say the five Italians were rescued Saturday from a camp they set up after visiting the dilapidated bus on the Stampede Trail near the interior town of Healy.
The first Test he played could well have been his last but Ewen Chatfield didn’t just live to tell the tale but also enjoyed an enduring love affair with cricket, which ended only after he turned 68. Richard Hadlee’s new ball partner for the longest time, Chatfield had a scary beginning to his international career in 1975, when England bowler Peter Lever’s bouncer struck him on the temple and he immediately fell unconscious exactly 45 years ago in his debut Test for New Zealand.
When dancer Camila Prins entered Sao Paulo’s Carnival parade grounds, a costume of feathers clinging to her sinuous body, she fulfilled a dream of feminine beauty nearly three decades old.
Pune Scoring 80 runs off 65 balls, Anglo Urdu opener Rehan Shaikh guided his side to a victory in their first match of group G against Kline Memorial High School in the U-14 Kohinoor Pune District Cricket Association (PDCA) cricket tournament at the Ferguson college ground on Monday.
US President Donald Trump is on his way to India for a two-day official visit. The President’s delegation, including wife Melania, daughter Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner and several senior members of the US cabinet, are onboard the Air Force One, the highly customised Boeing 747-200B series aircraft which symbolises the US presidency.
Jasprit Bumrah is going through a lean phase currently and has been criticized for his bowling performances since returning from a back injury. Bumrah picked up just one wicket while giving away 88 runs in the first Test against New Zealand at the Basin Reserve in Wellington. Even though he wasn’t able to redeem his best form, 26-year-old Bumrah’s contribution to Indian cricket in the past few years cannot be counted out.
Lazio kept their bid for a first Serie A title in 20 years on track as they stayed one point behind leaders Juventus with a 3-2 win at Genoa on Sunday, but four Serie A matches were postponed amid growing coronavirus fears in northern Italy. Reigning champions Juve had edged out bottom club SPAL 2-1 on Saturday, but Lazio responded to keep the pressure on at the top, extending their unbeaten run in the league to 20 games in the north-western port city.
Manchester United kept alive their hopes of finishing in the Premier League’s top four after goals from Bruno Fernandes, Anthony Martial and Mason Greenwood secured a 3-0 home win over Watford on Sunday.