Spot-fixers should be hanged, says Miandad

The 62-year-old also said that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) was not doing the right thing by forgiving people involved in spot-fixing. April 4... Read more »

COVID-19: England players agree for pay cut

April 4 (IANS) England cricketers, both male and female, who have a central contract with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), have agreed to... Read more »

FIFA U-17 Women’s WC 2020 India postponed due to COVID-19

April 4 (IANS) The FIFA U-17 Womens World Cup, scheduled to be played in November in India, has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.... Read more »

CONCACAF suspends Nations League finals due to COVID-19

April 4 (IANS) The final phase of its inaugural Nations League tournament has been suspended by North American, Central American and Caribbean Football Confederation (CONCACAF)... Read more »

Neymar donates $1 million to curb coronavirus

April 4 (IANS) Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has donated $1 million to help combat the coronavirus outbreak in his native Brazil. The funds were divided... Read more »

Smith, Jayawardene lead Warne’s greatest SL, SA XIs

Warne chose Mahela Jayawardene as the captain of his Sri Lankan XI which also featured Kumar Sangakkara, who succeeded Jayawardene as captain and both... Read more »

Let’s build up a new energy to fight COVID-19 crisis: Shastri

In an address to the nation on Friday morning, Modi urged people across the country to switch off their lights of their homes and... Read more »

COVID-19: Modi to speak to Ganguly, Tendulkar, Kohli & Sehwag among others

April 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be speaking to eminent sports personalities like BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and Virat... Read more »

COVID-19: IOA contributes Rs 71 lakh to PM CARES Fund

The IOA also expressed gratitude to all the National Sports Federations, State Olympic Associations and other federations/bodies for “extending their support and humble contributions... Read more »

NZ Cricket switches to 4-day week, tours sidelines amid crisis

April 3 (IANS) New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has postponed the women’s tour of Sri Lanka, that was slated for later this month, confirmed chief executive... Read more »

Tendulkar to Azhar “If I fail, I will never come back to you”

Tendulkar finished with 82 runs from 49 balls that included 15 boundaries and two sixes. And there was no looking back as he went... Read more »

IPL owners await April 14 advisory before planning next meeting

“Why do you think the October-November window is being looked at? It is because we want a full IPL with the foreign stars. Even... Read more »

This day in 2011: Dhoni leads India to WC title after 28 years

April 2 (IANS) “Dhoni finishes off in style. A magnificent strike into the crowd! India lift the World Cup after 28 years!” this commentary by... Read more »

UEFA puts all football on hold ‘until further notice’

April 2 (IANS) UEFA has suspended all Champions League and Europa League matches “until further notice” due to the coronavirus pandemic. Meanwhile, all national team... Read more »

Wimbledon cancelled for the first time since 1945

April 1 (IANS) The 2020 edition of the Wimbledon Championships has been officially cancelled, organisers All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) announced on Wednesday. The... Read more »

Bajrang, Vinesh set for top four seeding in Olympics

April 1 (IANS) Ace Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia is ranked second in the 65kg freestyle category in the latest rankings that was released by United... Read more »

F1 sets April end deadline for decision on British GP

April 1 (IANS) Formula One and Silverstone have set a deadline of April end to arrive at a decision on the British Grand Prix. “Silverstone... Read more »

No talks around Kohli & boys taking pay cut: BCCI Treasurer

Speaking to IANS, Dhumal made it clear that there have been no such discussions and while the setback from the pandemic will be huge,... Read more »

COVID-19: Ganguly visits Belur Math after 25 years, helps needy

The Belur Math had earlier stopped all spiritual initiation to be held at the Math and distribution of noon-prasad, besides banning gatherings in large... Read more »

Asian Youth Games to be held in China in November 2021

“In this respect I have the pleasure to inform you that the OCA in coordination with the Shantou 3rd Asian Youth Games Organizing Committee... Read more »