Federer loses cool and follows Djokovic out of Shanghai

Roger Federer was given a point penalty as he followed Novak Djokovic out of the Shanghai Masters quarter-finals in a bad-tempered defeat to Alexander Zverev on Friday.The 22-year-old German won 6-3, 6-7 (7/9), 6-3 as the Swiss legend Federer was penalized after twice hitting the ball out the court in anger.The...

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Runner dies after taking part in marathon

Man was attended by a medical team on the course, then taken to the hospital where he diedA runner lost his life after taking part in the Cardiff Half Marathon organised on Sunday.According to a statement from the organisers, the runner was attended by a medical emergency team on the course, then taken...

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Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer wishes to watch a Bollywood movie

Tennis legend Roger Federer on Wednesday expressed his desire to watch an Indian movie.“A Bollywood classic maybe?” 38-year old Federer tweeted with fans flooding him with suggestions almost immediately.While some advised the 20-time Grand Slam winner to watch blockbuster Baahubali, there were many...

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Azharuddin elected president of Hyderabad Cricket Association

The stylish batsman of yesteryears polled 173 votes while his opponent Prakash Chand Jain got 73 votes.Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin was not only elected president of Hyderabad Cricket Association on Friday but also led his team to a clean sweep in the elections held at the Rajiv Gandhi...

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Virat Kohli’s strong message on MS Dhoni retirement reports

If a picture says a thousand words, then it also opens the possibility of interpreting or misinterpreting it a thousand ways. Virat Kohli knows it well. A tweet from the Indian captain on Thursday, with a picture of him kneeling down in front of MS Dhoni during a 2016 World T20 match against Australia...

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Sunil Chhetri reacts as India hold Qatar to goal-less draw in World Cup qualifiers

India football team captain Sunil Chhetri lauded his players for holding Asian Champions Qatar to a goal-less draw despite his absence in the World Cup qualifier match at Doha.India football team captain Sunil Chhetri made no attempts to hide his emotions after India managed to hold Asian Champions Qatar...

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Virender Sehwag weighs in on S Sreesanth-Mohammad Amir comeback course comparisons

S Sreesanth has made his ambitions clear - he wants to make a comeback to the Indian team and play under Virat Kohli, he wants to pick 100 Test wickets and wants to do what he always wanted to do - run up and bowl outswingers with a proud seam. Former Indian batsman Virender Sehwag said that he was happy...

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Irfan Pathan and 100 other cricketers asked to leave Jammu & Kashmir at the earliest

India all-rounder Irfan Pathan and other support staffs of the Jammu and Kashmir’s cricket team were requested to leave the state at the earliest after the Indian Government’s security advisory following unrest in the valley. Pathan, who is associated with Jammu and Kashmir team as player cum mentor...

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India vs West Indies 2nd T20I: Krunal Pandya, Rohit Sharma power India to series-clinching victory

India defeated the West Indies by 22 runs on the DLS method in the rain-affected second fixture of a three-match T20 International series at the Central Broward Stadium in Florida on Sunday.A majestic fifty from Rohit Sharma, aided by useful contributions from Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan and Krunal Pandya...

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India vs West Indies: India’s predicted XI for first T20I against West Indies – New faces to take guard

There is also the World T20 which is slated to be held next year and the selectors have drafted in new faces in the squad. This is the opportunity for the young players to step and be counted.After the heartbreak endured in the World Cup, the Indian team will be back on the field. They will take on the formidable...

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