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We will like to be more consistent wherever we go: Dhoni

We will like to be more consistent wherever we go: Dhoni

Chennai: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni admitted that it has been a mixed season for the World Champions since winning the World Cup a year ago. “We had ups and downs. We won the World Cup which was very big for us. After that, we …

Golf; Westwood takes Masters control

Georgia: British world number three Lee Westwood ended a day of high drama and tumultuous swings of fortune by grabbing a one-shot lead in Thursday’s opening round of the Masters.The straight-hitting Englishman, who has yet to win a major title, fired a five-under-par 67 at …

My critics haven’t taught me my cricket: Sachin

My critics haven’t taught me my cricket: Sachin

“My critics haven’t taught me my cricket,” Sachin Tendulkar has said in a rebuttal to those who were calling for him to retire.The day he feels “a little less passion” when walking out to bat for India, “I will give up the game”, the master …

Pakistan regains Asia Cup

Mirpur, Dhaka: Pakistan won the Asia Cup cricket tournament beating hosts Bangladesh by two runs in a thrilling final at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Thursday. Bangladesh suffered a heart break, despite being the best team in the tournament with wins against heavyweights India …

Virat Kohli leads India to an incredible six-wicket victory

Virat Kohli leads India to an incredible six-wicket victory

Mirpur: Virat Kohli produced a blistering 183 off 148 balls as India notched up their highest run chase ever to register an incredible six-wicket victory over arch rivals Pakistan and keep themselves afloat in the Asia Cup cricket tournament here Sunday. Chasing Pakistan’s stiff 329 …

Indian Wells Masters title; Roger Federer won

Roger Federer won his third title of the season as he tamed the big serve of John Isner 7-6 (9-7), 6-3 to win a fourth Indian Wells Masters title on Sunday.The success marked his third trophy on the trot after Rotterdam and Dubai. He is …

Sachin Tendulkar scored his 100th century

Sachin Tendulkar scored his 100th century

Sachin Tendulkar’s incredible cricketing journey reached a momentous destination in Mirpur on Friday. The maestro became the first cricketer to notch up 100 international centuries when he scored 114 against Bangladesh in the Asia Cup ODI tournament. The little big man, who innovates and creates, …

Djokovic powered into the semifinals

World No.1 Novak Djokovic powered into the semifinals of the Indian Wells ATP tournament with a commanding 6-3, 6-4 victory over Spaniard Nicolas Almagro on Thursday. The top-seeded Serbian, champion here in 2008 and 2011, will face big-serving John Isner in the last four on …

Nadal and Federer moved into the fourth round

Indian Wells: Fifth-seeded Spaniard David Ferrer was ousted from the Indian Wells ATP tournament on Tuesday as Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer both moved into the fourth round.  Ferrer was upset 6-4 6-3 by Uzbekistan’s Denis Istomin, Nadal swept past fellow Spaniard Marcel Granollers 6-1 …

Lionel Messi scored his 50th club goal

Lionel Messi scored his 50th club goal

  Lionel Messi scored his 50th club goal of the season with a double on Sunday as Barcelona beat Racing Santander 2-0, but the Catalan club still remains 10 points off the Spanish League leader Real Madrid. After scoring a remarkable five in the Champions …

India will have a tough task against Srilanka

The subcontinental medley of politics and its effect on the streets was amply displayed here on Monday, but surely the Indian and Sri Lankan teams had no complaints ahead of their Asia Cup game. The ‘Dhaka Cholo’ (March to Dhaka) rally initiated by the Bangladesh …

Indian team are not fit for Test cricket: Greg Chappaell

Indian team are not fit for Test cricket: Greg Chappaell

Adelaide: Former India coach Greg Chappell mocked the Indian team saying they are not fit for Test cricket. The former Australian captain went a step ahead and blamed the Indian culture for the team’s debacle in the tour of Australia. “Test cricket is pretty tough …

Sri Lanka chasing 232 to clinch Tri-series

Sri Lanka’s bowlers backed up Mahela Jayawardene’s decision to send Australia into bat by dismissing the home team for a modest 231 in the deciding match of the tri—series on Thursday. Rangana Herath and allrounder Farveez Maharoof each took three wickets to help bowl out …

ATP Tour’s Delray Beach International tennis title; Kevin Anderson won

ATP Tour’s Delray Beach International tennis title; Kevin Anderson won

Seventh-seeded South African Kevin Anderson beat Aussie qualifier Marinko Matosevic 6-4, 7-6(2) on Sunday to win the ATP Tour’s Delray Beach International tennis title. Anderson won his second career title, to go with a triumph on home soil in Johannesburg last year. The big-serving South …

India’s batting great Tendulkar has to take a look at himself: Ian Chappell

India’s batting great Tendulkar has to take a look at himself: Ian Chappell

Melbourne: Former Australian cricket captain Ian Chappell said India’s batting great Sachin Tendulkar has to take a look at himself and ask if he is playing the game for the right reason.”What could have been a glorious farewell tour of Australia for Sachin Tendulkar has …