India scripts history with first-ever thomas cup win

May 15 was a golden day for Indian badminton as its men's team won their first-ever Thomas Cup title, beating 14-time champions Indonesia 3-0 in a heroic effort in the final of the prestigious team championship in Bangkok, Thailand.

Saha, bowlers ensure top-two finish for Titans

Wriddhiman Saha’s unbeaten 67 off 57 balls against Chennai Super Kings ensured that debutants Gujarat Titans will get two cracks (if necessary) to make the final. The spadework of Sunday’s victory was laid by Gujarat bowlers who restricted CSK...

Ryan Patel stars in Surrey's victory over Somerset

Somerset suffered their third defeat in county championship as they lost to Surrey by three wickets at the Kia Oval. It was the Surrey opener Ryan Patel, continuing his fine start to the season, who led his side to victory. He made 102 as the...

'Mankad’ run-out an acceptable dismissal: MCC

As part of the reforms, the MCC is changing the laws of the cricket to clear the so-called Mankad dismissals, where a bowler runs out the non-striker if he leaves the crease before the ball is delivered, as legitimate. Earlier it was termed...

India scripts history with first-ever thomas cup win

May 15 was a golden day for Indian badminton as its men's team won their first-ever Thomas Cup title, beating 14-time champions Indonesia 3-0 in a heroic effort in the final of the prestigious team championship in Bangkok, Thailand.

Bright chance for Indian women's team to reach semis

After back-to-back losses to the defending champions England and Australia, the Indian women's cricket team's campaign got back on track on Tuesday, March 22 in Hamilton as they managed to achieve a comfortable 110-run win over their neighbours...

Defending champions Chennai Super Kings will face Kolkata Knight Riders in the opening game of the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Wankhede stadium on March 26. The BCCI on Sunday announced the schedule of the cash-rich...

Grandmaster Arjun Erigaisi of Telangana won the Senior National Chess Championship, edging out fellow GMs of Tamil Nadu D Gukesh and P Iniyan in a tie-breaker after the trio finished on 8. 5 points each. The 18-year-old Erigaisi remained unbeaten...

Struggling at 114/6 in the 34th over, India rode on a fine batting show from Smriti Mandana (52), Deepti Sharma (40), Sneh Rana (53 n. o. ) and Pooja Vastrakar (67) to steer India to a competitive 244/7. Bowlers, led by left-arm spinner Rajeshwari...

The BCCI has formed a three-member committee to probe the alleged threat by a senior journalist to Wriddhiman Saha for not agreeing to give an interview....

Harmanpreet Kaur struck form with a timely hundred as India eked out a narrow two-run win over South Africa in a warm-up match of the ICC Women’s World Cup here on Sunday. The India vice-captain, who had regained some form with her first 50...



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