Melbourne will be home to 2016 Hockey International Tournament The Victorian Government has secured exclusive rights to host the International Hockey Federation-endorsed tournament to be played in Victoria for the next three years. The Test matches will be played at the State Netball and Hockey Centre in Parkville, while twoRead More →

Bengaluru, March 24: India beat Bangladesh by one run in the group stage Super 10 World Twenty20 match at Chinnaswamy Stadium here in a humdinger of a contest on Wednesday. Replying to India’s 146/7 in 20 overs, Bangladesh managed to hit 145/9 in the same number of overs. The finalRead More →

Dharamsala, March 22 (IANS) The Indian women’s cricket team succumbed to its second successive defeat when they went down to England by two wickets in the World Twenty20 at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) Stadium here on Tuesday. India batted with a bit too much abandon and finished onRead More →

by Veturi Srivatsa Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s media conference at Eden Gardens in Kolkata, after India beat Pakistan for the 11th time in the ICC tournaments, appeared more like he was addressing his own team-mates. Like a teacher telling his students which classmate of theirs they should emulate, pointing to theRead More →

Kolkata, March 20: The Indian middle order’s most trusted soldier Virat Kohli anchored a tricky chase to enable his side humble arch-rivals Pakistan by six wickets in a rain-curtailed World Twenty 20 group 2 tie at the packed Eden Gardens here on Saturday. The hosts, thus, kept intact their all-winRead More →

Shillong, February 6: Indian women’s football team’s goalkeeper Aditi Chauhan believes the game is the new trend in India and is on an upward graph. “Women’s football is the new trend in India and it certainly is on an upward surge. It is heartening to see young girls passionately indulgedRead More →

Melbourne, January 29: Top seeded women’s doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis overwhelmed Czech seventh seeds Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka 7-6 (1), 6-3 to win the Australian Open crown here on Friday. It was the World No.1 doubles team’s 36th consecutive win and third straight Grand SlamRead More →

The real purpose of India’s visit to Australia that begins on Tuesday with the two countries getting into the shortest mode of cricket in preparation for the World Twenty20 in India in a month’s time. Results-wise the just concluded five-match One-Day International (ODI) series may have been a big disappointment.Read More →

Chandigarh/Ludhiana, Feb 3 (IANS) In a tight spot after a young British national filed a complaint of “sexual exploitation” against him, Indian hockey team captain Sardar Singh denied on Wednesday he was engaged to the woman. However, Sardar did not deny knowning the woman from Leeds. “I will first seeRead More →