S Sreesanth Cannot Play For Any Other Country, Says BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday hit back at S Sreesanth and made it clear that he cannot play for any other country. The BCCI's acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary said that the International Cricket Council (ICC) rules doesn't permit any banned player to feature for any other...

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India Gives Away 27 , 000 Tickets to Avoid World Cup ‘Embarrassment’ : Report

The organisers have given away 27,000 tickets to the opening games of the FIFA U-17 World Cup to fill empty stands, an official said Friday, in a desperate bid to avoid an embarrassing repeat of the 2010 Commonwealth Games. The under-17 World Cup, which kicks off today, marks India's first attempt at hosting...

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Under-17 WC: Hosts India set to make FIFA World Cup debut against USA

Football minnows India stand on the cusp of history as the hosts are set to make their debut in a FIFA event against a formidable USA in a group match of the U-17 World Cup, which begins here on Friday.India qualified automatically for the event as hosts. They have prepared well with the All India Football...

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Mahaveer Raghunathan Becomes First Indian To Win Boss GP Championship

Mahaveer Raghunathan has created history by becoming the first Indian to win a European Racing Championship. The Chennai lad raced to victory in the last two races of the Boss GP Championship (Formula Class) at Imola on October 1. The 19-year-old took a total of 263 points in seven rounds to take the championship...

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In Kashmir’s Baramulla, Women Cricketers Pitch For Equality

Her hijab firmly in place, she slings her bat across her shoulders and rides her scooty to college and practice, challenging not just her rivals on the cricket field but also societal and religious stereotypes. As captain of the women's cricket team in Baramulla's Government Women's College, Insha is one of the young...

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FIFA 18 India Release Date Pushed Back

With FIFA 18 finally releasing the world over on September 29, it seems that EA’s exclusive retail partner Amazon India has delayed orders of the game. The standard edition of FIFA 18 for PS4 and Xbox One will be available from October 3 according to Amazon’s listing page for the game as well as its customer...

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India vs Australia, 2nd ODI: Kuldeep Yadav Spins Aussies, Becomes Third Indian To Claim Hat-Trick

India's left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav on Thursday became the third Indian bowler to claim a hat-trick in one-day internationals. The chinaman bowler achieved the feat during the second ODI against Australia at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. The 22-year-old dismissed Matthew Wade (2), Ashton Agar...

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Runner Collapses Near Finishing Line. What She Does Next Is Inspirational

"I witnessed this lady's body collapse 12 yards short of the finishing line. She tried to get backup, but couldn't stand," wrote Facebook user Phillip King about a video he took at the Tunnel Vision Marathon in Washington, USA in August. A month later, the incredible story behind the video is an inspiration...

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Korea Open Final: Sindhu Beats Okuhara To Clinch 3rd Super Series Title

World Championship silver medallist PV Sindhu will look to settle scores against Japanese Nozomi Okuhara in the final of Korea Open Super Series on Sunday. Sindhu was deprived of the gold medal by her Japanese opponent in the final of the Worlds in an epic match lasting an hour and 50 minutes. The Indian...

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Missed out on Team India coach job for lack of ‘setting’: Sehwag

Virender Sehwag on Friday said he missed out on becoming the Indian cricket team's chief coach for the lack of patronage from the powers that be in the BCCI and will not apply for the position again.Sehwag lost out to Ravi Shastri , who was touted as the choice of skipper Virat Kohli -- an appointment...

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