3rd Test: Mayank, Pujara fifties give India steady start on Day 1

Melbourne: India rode on excellent half-centuries from debutant Mayank Agarwal and Cheteshwar Pujara to reach a commanding 215/2 at stumps on the opening day of the crucial Boxing Day Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) here on Wednesday. The new look opening pair of Mayank Agarwal and Hanuma Vihari gave the visitors a slow but steady start Cheteshwar More...

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By Agencies On Sunday, December 23rd, 2018

Ashwin remains doubtful for Boxing Day Test: Shastri

Melbourne: Indian cricket team’s head coach Ravi Shastri on Sunday said that all-rounder Hardik Pandya has attained full fitness before the third Test, starting December 26 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, December 20th, 2018

Virat Kohli consolidates top spot in ICC Test batting

Dubai: India skipper Virat Kohli’s 25th Test ton in the second Test against Australia in Perth, helped him consolidate the No 1 Test batting spot in the International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings, released More...

By Agencies On Sunday, December 16th, 2018

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 More...

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...