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Hockey World Cup: Impressive India maul Canada 5-1 to sail into quarter-finals

Hockey World Cup: Impressive India maul Canada 5-1 to sail into quarter-finals

By virtue of this win, India finished on top of Pool C with seven points ahead of world no.3 Belgium on account of better goal difference.

Dec 08, 2018, 21:08 PM IST
Injured Fakhar Zaman set to miss Boxing Day Test against Proteas

Injured Fakhar Zaman set to miss Boxing Day Test against Proteas

Fakhar Zaman is set to be out of action for three to five weeks and is also doubtful for the entire Test series against South Africa. 

Dec 02, 2018, 13:18 PM IST
Hockey World Cup: India face stern test against Belgium in virtual pre-quarterfinal

Hockey World Cup: India face stern test against Belgium in virtual pre-quarterfinal

India are heading into the clash on the back of their crushing 5-0 win over 15th ranked South Africa in the opening match of the Hockey World Cup.

Dec 02, 2018, 07:28 AM IST
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa to be chief guest for Republic Day celebrations

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa to be chief guest for Republic Day celebrations

Ramaphosa has on Saturday accepted the invitation of PM Modi to be the chief guest.

Dec 01, 2018, 21:12 PM IST
First time Indian pace attack can challenge teams around the world, says Proteas captain Faf du Plessis

First time Indian pace attack can challenge teams around the world, says Proteas captain Faf du Plessis

The 34-year-old cricketer further termed the Indian pace attack during the recent away series against South Africa, as one of the best ever. 

Dec 01, 2018, 19:29 PM IST
VVS Laxman recalls Sachin Tendulkar's heroics, Dale Steyn's exploits during 2010-11 South Africa tour

VVS Laxman recalls Sachin Tendulkar's heroics, Dale Steyn's exploits during 2010-11 South Africa tour

Laxman, in his autobiography, recollected how Tendulkar continued to display batting with supreme authority during the 2010-11 South Africa tour despite playing for the country for 21 years. 

Nov 30, 2018, 12:46 PM IST
Akashdeep Singh was lethal in his new role of linkman: Harendra Singh

Akashdeep Singh was lethal in his new role of linkman: Harendra Singh

Harendra admitted that after an impressive first half, India were a bit complacent in the third quarter, which allowed South Africa to create a few chances.

Nov 28, 2018, 23:45 PM IST
India maul South Africa 5-0 to start their Hockey World Cup campaign

India maul South Africa 5-0 to start their Hockey World Cup campaign

Simranjeet Singh (43rd, 46th minutes) scored a brace, while Mandeep Singh (10th), Akashdeep Singh (12th) and Lalit Upadhyay (45th) were the other goal getters for India against South Africa, ranked 10 places below India.

Nov 28, 2018, 21:19 PM IST
India vs South Africa: Pool C match: Highlights

India vs South Africa: Pool C match: Highlights

India defeated minnows South Africa 5-0 to open their campaign on a rousing note in the Men's Hockey World Cup 2018 on Wednesday.

Nov 28, 2018, 16:36 PM IST
Hockey World Cup 2018:India's complete schedule, squads, TV timings

Hockey World Cup 2018:India's complete schedule, squads, TV timings

The Men in Blue are scheduled to cross swords with 15th-placed South Africa in their first Pool C match of the Hockey World Cup. 

Nov 28, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
Earl Eddings named permanent Cricket Australia chairman

Earl Eddings named permanent Cricket Australia chairman

Eddings takes on the role of Cricket Australia chairman at a difficult time for the country's game after last year's bitter pay dispute with the players was followed by a ball-tampering scandal in South Africa in March .

Nov 28, 2018, 14:09 PM IST
 Hockey World Cup: India to face South Africa in opener

Hockey World Cup: India to face South Africa in opener

India last appeared in the Hockey World Cup at home in 2010 in New Delhi, where they made a lowly eighth-place finish

Nov 28, 2018, 09:52 AM IST
ICC Women's rankings: Australia retain top spot after World T20 title, India remain 5th

ICC Women's rankings: Australia retain top spot after World T20 title, India remain 5th

Australia, who made their fifth straight appearance in the finals of the Women's World T20, are leading the ICC rankings with a tally of 7,937 points and 283 rating points.

Nov 25, 2018, 15:19 PM IST
Aussie captain Aaron Finch in awe of Team India, heaps lavish praise

Aussie captain Aaron Finch in awe of Team India, heaps lavish praise

Australia recorded their fifth successive bilateral one-day international series defeat recently against South Africa and are in desperate need of a winning formula.

Nov 13, 2018, 19:46 PM IST
Kuldeep Yadav reaches career-best in ICC T20 rankings

Kuldeep Yadav reaches career-best in ICC T20 rankings

Yadav picked up five wickets in two matches at an economy-rate of 5.6 in India's home series 3-0 win over the current T20 champions.

Nov 12, 2018, 20:43 PM IST
Conditions in NZ will not be similar to Australia but will help seniors: Rahul Dravid

Conditions in NZ will not be similar to Australia but will help seniors: Rahul Dravid

India have not done well overseas of late, losing back-to-back series in South Africa and England. 

Nov 12, 2018, 20:32 PM IST
We're all under pressure: Finch to faltering batsmen ahead of India ODIs

We're all under pressure: Finch to faltering batsmen ahead of India ODIs

Finch said Australia need to find the perfect balance in their batting line-up ahead of the important series against India.

Nov 12, 2018, 19:57 PM IST
Pressure eases on Australia after ODI win, says vice-captain Josh Hazlewood

Pressure eases on Australia after ODI win, says vice-captain Josh Hazlewood

Cricket in Australia has been mired in controversy since the side were embroiled in a ball-tampering scandal in South Africa in March, with a damning report into the sport`s administration leading to a slew of resignations and sackings.

Nov 10, 2018, 14:52 PM IST
ICC Women's World T20: Windies all-rounder Deandra Dottin records best bowling figures

ICC Women's World T20: Windies all-rounder Deandra Dottin records best bowling figures

Bangladesh who were handed a paltry target of 107 runs, crumbled for just 46 runs on the back of an impressive performance by Dottin. 

Nov 10, 2018, 10:44 AM IST
Australia captain Aaron Finch says off-field events causing ''doubts''

Australia captain Aaron Finch says off-field events causing ''doubts''

Australia were thrashed by six wickets by South Africa in the opener of a three-game series in Perth on Sunday, falling to their 17th loss in 19 matches.

Nov 08, 2018, 22:10 PM IST

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