Champions Trophy

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo scores hat-trick as Real Madrid warm up for PSG with big win

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo scores hat-trick as Real Madrid warm up for PSG with big win

Cristiano Ronaldo bagged a hat-trick as Real Madrid warmed up for their Champions League showdown with Paris Saint-Germain with a big 5-2 victory over Real Sociedad in La Liga.

Feb 11, 2018, 15:01 PM IST
India might lose hosting rights for 2021 Champions Trophy

India might lose hosting rights for 2021 Champions Trophy

Due to an ongoing tax issue, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has started looking for alternative venues for the two prestigious events - 2021 Champions Trophy and the 2023 World Cup - that are scheduled to be held in India.

Feb 10, 2018, 18:39 PM IST
Zinedine Zidane stays upbeat amid Real Madrid troubles

Zinedine Zidane stays upbeat amid Real Madrid troubles

European champions in each of the last two seasons, Madrid will be guaranteed a place in the last 16 with a game to spare in Group H by beating APOEL in Cyprus on Tuesday.

Nov 21, 2017, 13:55 PM IST
Mohammad Amir reveals his 'Plan Virat Kohli' in Pakistan's Champions Trophy final victory

Mohammad Amir reveals his 'Plan Virat Kohli' in Pakistan's Champions Trophy final victory

The off-field camaraderie between India captain and the Pakistan fast bowler is an open secret, highlighted the most when Kohli presented Amir with a bat during the ICC World Twenty20 last year. But on the field, they remain archrivals.

Nov 21, 2017, 09:17 AM IST
Out of the freezer, Australia's James Faulkner looks to rekindle career in India

Out of the freezer, Australia's James Faulkner looks to rekindle career in India

The fast-bowling all-rounder knew better, however, and his spell in the freezer is set to end in India this month where Australia play the hosts in five ODIs.

Sep 12, 2017, 08:39 AM IST
Pakistan cricketers set to get richer as PCB receives Rs 230 million from ICC as Champions Trophy prize money

Pakistan cricketers set to get richer as PCB receives Rs 230 million from ICC as Champions Trophy prize money

According to details, the PCB has conveyed to the players and team management that out of the total prize money received from the ICC, there will be 16 shares for the players and one for the management.

Jul 27, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble didn't talk much during Champions Trophy, says Team Manager

Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble didn't talk much during Champions Trophy, says Team Manager

The report added that Kumble reserved during the initial parts of the tournament, but as India kept on progressing, he became more approachable.

Jul 04, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
15 arrested in MP for shouting pro-Pakistan slogans after India's Champions Trophy loss, charged with sedition

15 arrested in MP for shouting pro-Pakistan slogans after India's Champions Trophy loss, charged with sedition

The Madhya Pradesh Police have arrested at least 15 people who were shouting pro-Pakistan slogans after India's crushing defeat in the Champions Trophy finals.

Jun 20, 2017, 16:32 PM IST
Champions Trophy: Didn't expect to sail into final with 9-wicket victory, says Virat Kohli post semi-final win over Bangladesh

Champions Trophy: Didn't expect to sail into final with 9-wicket victory, says Virat Kohli post semi-final win over Bangladesh

A clinical India, riding on Rohit Sharma's unbeaten 123 and Kohli's 96 not out, proved too strong for Bangladesh in the second semifinal of the marquee ICC event here today.

Jun 15, 2017, 23:13 PM IST
Champions Trophy: Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza called team to be mentally tougher following defeat to India

Champions Trophy: Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza called team to be mentally tougher following defeat to India

Mortaza expects that the youngsters would step up and not depend on players like Tamim Iqbal, Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah all the time.

Jun 15, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
ICC CT 2017, IND vs BAN: Twitter goes bonkers as Team India reaches consecutive finals

ICC CT 2017, IND vs BAN: Twitter goes bonkers as Team India reaches consecutive finals

The Men in Blue, who will face Pakistan in the final at Oval, will be hoping to beat their arch rivals once again and defend the title they won 4 years back.

Jun 15, 2017, 22:50 PM IST
ICC CT 2017, IND vs BAN: Clinical India decimate Bangladesh by nine wickets to reach consecutive final

ICC CT 2017, IND vs BAN: Clinical India decimate Bangladesh by nine wickets to reach consecutive final

The Indian captain also reached a personal milestone of 8000 ODI runs in his 183rd match.

Jun 15, 2017, 22:16 PM IST
CT 2017 semi-final: Virender Sehwag lauds 'grandson' Bangladesh for brilliant effort, congratulates 'father' India for reaching final

CT 2017 semi-final: Virender Sehwag lauds 'grandson' Bangladesh for brilliant effort, congratulates 'father' India for reaching final

Team India secured a rather convincing win over Bangladesh in the semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy at Edgbaston. 

Jun 15, 2017, 21:56 PM IST
England vs Pakistan: Ben Stokes taking toilet break at drinks leaves Twitterati in splits

England vs Pakistan: Ben Stokes taking toilet break at drinks leaves Twitterati in splits

Set just 212 for victory, Pakistan finished on 215 for two, with Azhar Ali (76) and Fakhar Zaman (57) sharing an opening partnership of 118.

Jun 14, 2017, 22:17 PM IST
Champions Trophy, Semi-Final 2: Virat Kohli not thinking of replacing R Ashwin against Bangladesh

Champions Trophy, Semi-Final 2: Virat Kohli not thinking of replacing R Ashwin against Bangladesh

The swashbuckling Indian skipper believes that the current Bangladesh side include a lot of skilled cricketers, who are committed to play with passion and win games for their country.

Jun 14, 2017, 20:26 PM IST
Rashid Latif takes U-Turn! Praises Team India and calls Virender Sehwag a great player

Rashid Latif takes U-Turn! Praises Team India and calls Virender Sehwag a great player

Latif went overboard questioning India's existence and going as far as saying that some of their historical monuments were an act of charity from Pakistan.

Jun 14, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
IND vs BAN: Bangladesh fan starts ugly mind games, drape dog in Indian flag being chased by Tiger

IND vs BAN: Bangladesh fan starts ugly mind games, drape dog in Indian flag being chased by Tiger

Earlier, a Bangladeshi newspaper had posted a photo of Indian batsmen with their heads shaved and Mustafizur Rahman holding a barber's knife. 

Jun 13, 2017, 20:21 PM IST
WATCH: Sare English wale hain? Sarfraz Ahmed asks in press conference if only English-speaking reporters are present

WATCH: Sare English wale hain? Sarfraz Ahmed asks in press conference if only English-speaking reporters are present

The first thing that the Pakistani skipper asked after getting himself prepared for the reporters to fire questions was, "Saare English waale hi hain kya?"

Jun 13, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
Virat Kohli opens up on mid-game tips from MS Dhoni, calls such inputs 'priceless'

Virat Kohli opens up on mid-game tips from MS Dhoni, calls such inputs 'priceless'

Team India resume their Champions Trophy journey on June 15, when they take on Bangladesh in the semi-final.

Jun 13, 2017, 16:44 PM IST
Champions Trophy, 1st semi-final: Despite Pakistan's comeback, hosts England favourites to seal final berth

Champions Trophy, 1st semi-final: Despite Pakistan's comeback, hosts England favourites to seal final berth

England vs Pakistan: Pakistan will be boosted by Sarfraz's match-winning knock in the team's three-wicket win over Sri Lanka, which put them into the semis.

Jun 13, 2017, 15:24 PM IST