Netherlands

Prince Harry's Invictus Games postponed over coronavirus outbreak

Britain`s Price Harry told army veterans on Thursday that he was "really sorry" his Invictus Games international sporting event was postponed by at least a year due to the coronavirus outbreak, in a video posted on Twitter.

Mar 20, 2020, 09:41 AM IST

PM Mark Rutte offers Netherlands' first apology for WWII persecution of Jews

Only 38,000 of the 140,000 Jews who lived in the Netherlands survived World War II, but no government apology had been offered for the role the authorities played.

Jan 27, 2020, 08:16 AM IST

Paris's Gard du Nord train station evacuated after bomb threat

Unverified images of the device, resembling a mortar shell, have been doing the rounds on social media. Some have said that the object is a non-explosive dummy round used by the military for training.

Nov 30, 2019, 07:24 AM IST

Steve Davis spurns penalty chance as Netherlands seal Euro 2020 place

Davis fired high over the crossbar on a night of few clear-cut chances that ensured Northern Ireland`s only hope of reaching the finals would be through the playoffs.

Nov 17, 2019, 15:43 PM IST

India to host Men's Hockey World Cup in 2023

The FIH release also stated that the 2022 women`s hockey World Cup will be hosted jointly by Spain and the Netherlands.
 

Nov 08, 2019, 17:47 PM IST

ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier Team of Tournament announced

The final brought to an end a fantastic tournament that played host to a huge number of brilliant individual performances.

Nov 03, 2019, 17:42 PM IST

Pakistan fail to secure Tokyo Olympics hockey berth

Pakistan won golds in the 1960, 1968 and 1984 editions of the Olympic Games but since then, their performance has deteriorated immensely.

Oct 28, 2019, 17:07 PM IST

Spin attack will play a key part, says Ireland`s T20I captain Gary Wilson

Since the qualifier will be held in UAE, which is famous for slow pitches, Ireland has selected three full-time spinners for the tri-series tournament, which also features Netherlands and Scotland.

Sep 14, 2019, 20:14 PM IST

Top clubs concentrate transfer spending on young players

UEFA`s club competition report said the 80 clubs spent a combined $3.98 billion in the summer window, with 43 percent of them breaking their own transfer records.

Sep 12, 2019, 18:57 PM IST

FIH Rankings: Indian men's hockey team retains fifth spot

The Indian women's hockey team, on the other hand, moved up a place to occupy the ninth spot in the rankings released following the conclusion of the Oceania Cup.

Sep 09, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

Euro 2020 qualifier: Netherlands shock Germany in remarkable 4-2 comeback win

Goals from Frenkie de Jong, a Jonathan Tah own goal, Donyell Malen and Georginio Wijnaldum wrapped up the win after Serge Gnabry had given the hosts an early lead and Toni Kroos had pulled them level at 2-2 with a controversial penalty.

Sep 07, 2019, 16:39 PM IST

Germany's Leon Goretzka ruled out against Netherlands: Joachim Loew

The Germans are already without several players who are forming the new backbone of the team since the disappointing World Cup last year as they prepare to face the Dutch in Hamburg.

Sep 05, 2019, 19:25 PM IST

Netherlands women's cricketer Robine Rijke suspended over illegal bowling action

Rijke can apply for a re-assessment after modifying her bowling action in accordance with clause 4.5 of the Regulations.

Aug 31, 2019, 17:25 PM IST

Toni Kroos back in Germany squad for Euro 2020 qualifiers

Kroos had missed their most recent internationals in June with a muscle injury while fellow midfielder Can last made the squad in October 2018 while Ter Stegen had been nursing a knee injury.

Aug 29, 2019, 17:32 PM IST

Netherlands' midfielder Wesley Sneijder announces retirement

Sneijder, however, has signed a contract with Utrecht`s business partners and he will be able to watch the team play from a private box in the upcoming season.

Aug 13, 2019, 11:54 AM IST

Women's T20I Quadrangular Series: Ireland's record-breaking day cut short by rain

The Ireland women’s cricket team will now lock horns with Thailand at the same venue later on Tuesday. 

Aug 13, 2019, 09:56 AM IST

Scotland secure final spot at ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2020

Scotland will now join fellow regional qualifiers Canada, Japan, Nigeria and UAE at the 16-team event that takes place in South Africa in January and February 2020.

Aug 02, 2019, 17:46 PM IST

FIFA Women's World Cup to feature 32 teams from 2023

The FIFA Council unanimously agreed to a proposal to expand the number of teams taking part in World Cup from 24 to 32.

Aug 01, 2019, 12:14 PM IST

ICC U-19 World Cup Europe Qualifier: Ireland, Scotland remain unbeaten to set up final showdown

Scotland and Ireland made a one-two finish in the group stage of the International Cricket Council (ICC) U19 Cricket World Cup Europe Qualifier 2019 to set up a summit showdown clash with each other on Tuesday.

Jul 30, 2019, 12:19 PM IST

ICC U-19 World Cup Europe Qualifier: Ireland, Scotland secure convincing wins

Heavy overnight rain and thunderstorms in the Netherlands threatened to affect the second day of play in the ongoing qualifiers but the rain cleared up and the covers held to ensure all matches started on time.

Jul 29, 2019, 07:31 AM IST