Belgium crowned 2018 hockey World Cup champions

Bhubaneswar: Olympic silver medallists Belgium clinched their maiden World Cup title after beating three-time champions Netherlands in sudden death after the shootout in the pulsating gold medal match at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. Belgium have now become the sixth nation to lift the World Cup Belgium have now become the sixth nation to lift More...

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By Indileak Web Desk On Saturday, December 15th, 2018

2nd Test: India 172/3 at stumps, trail by 154 runs vs Australia

Perth: India were 172/3 at stumps on the second day of the second Test against Australia at the Perth stadium here on Saturday. India skipper Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane were batting on 82 and 51 runs respectively India More...

By Agencies On Saturday, December 15th, 2018

India’s Sindhu defeats Thailand’s Intanon, storms into final

Guangzhou (China): Indian shuttler PV Sindhu defeated former world champion Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand in straight games in their women’s singles semi-final at the 2018 BWF World Tour Finals here on Saturday. Sindhu More...

By IANS On Friday, December 14th, 2018

2nd Test: Indians hit back after Australia’s steady start on Day 1

Perth: Australia were 277/6 at stumps on the opening day of the second cricket Test against India here on Friday. The Indians managed to claw their way back into the game after lunch Pat Cummins (11) and skipper More...

By Agencies On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

India crash out of hockey World Cup after loss to Netherlands

Bhubaneswar: India’s 43-year long wait to reach a hockey World Cup semi-final continued after going down 1-2 to the Netherlands at the jam-packed Kalinga Stadium here on Thursday. The Dutch side will meet More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Gambhir retires from all forms of cricket

New Delhi: India discard Gautam Gambhir on Tuesday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. The Ranji Trophy game between Delhi and Andhra starting on Thursday at the Feroz Shah Kotla here will be his More...

By IANS On Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Hockey World Cup: India hold Belgium in exciting clash

Pune: India recovered from a slow start to produce a superb second half performance and hold title contenders Belgium to a 2-2 draw in a crucial Pool C match of the FIH World Cup here on Sunday. The Indian defence More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

India hammer South Africa in hockey World Cup opener

Bhubaneswar: India started their 2018 Hockey World Cup campaign on a thunderous note, hammering minnows South Africa 5-0 in the opener at the Kalinga Stadium here on Wednesday. The hosts will next face World No More...

By Agencies On Monday, November 26th, 2018

Mithali, Harmanpreet meet top BCCI officials over World T20 selection drama

New Delhi: The selection fiasco in the Women’s World T20I semi-final has eventually reached the doors of the BCCI administration with Mithali Raj, skipper Harmanpreet Kaur along with team manager Trupti Bhattacharya More...

By Agencies On Monday, November 26th, 2018

Netherlands win FIH Women’s Hockey Champions Trophy

Changzhou (China): The Netherlands outclassed Australia 5-1 to win its seventh Women’s Hockey Champions Trophy at the Wujin Hockey Stadium here. Australia finished second, followed by Argentina, China, Britain More...