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Vijender Singh gears up to face Samet Hyuseinov

Manchester, Dec 18 : Indian boxer Vijender Singh on Friday said he is gearing up to face Bulgarian pugilist Samet Hyuseinov in his third professional bout on Saturday. The clash will held at the Manchester Arena here. Singh tweeted: “all set for a six rounder bout against Samet Hyuseinov at Manchester Arena on 19 Dec. #Ready4thirdwin.” He also asked Indians ...

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Sourav Ganguly named as skipper in Shane Warne’s greatest Indian Test XI

Melbourne, Dec 16 : Australian spin legend Shane Warne has named former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly as the skipper of his greatest Indian Test XI. He has selected former Indian players like Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Kapil Dev and Anil Kumble in his side. MS Dhoni, who is the skipper of the limited overs Indian side, has been named ...

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Countdown for the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K begins

Kolkata, Dec 16 : The official countdown for the second edition of Tata Steel Kolkata 25K began, here on Monday. Tata Steel Kolkata 25K will be flagged off on Dec 20 from the Red Road in Kolkata where runners, joggers and woggers will participate for a host of reason’s ranging from health and fitness, charity and to show their solidarity ...

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MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina to play against each other in upcoming IPL

Mumbai, Dec 15 : Indian ODI and T20 skipper MS Dhoni and his Chennai Super Kings teammate Suresh Raina will be seen competing against each other in the upcoming IPL as they were selected in two new teams that will feature in the next edition of the cash-rich tournament. The VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016 Player Draft concluded successfully ...

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Dhoni to play for Pune, Raina, Jadeja joins Rajkot

Mumbai, Dec 15 : In an interim auction for the top Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings Players, Sanjeev Goenka’s Pune based franchise picked Mahendra Singh Dhoni, while local boy Ravindra Jadeja will don the Rajkot jersey. The Pune team opted for, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ajinkya Rahane, Steve Smith and Faf du Plessis. The Rajkot team comprises of ...

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Josh Hazlewood dazzles in Hobart to enter top 10 rankings

Dubai, Dec 15 : Kane Williamson is now just two steps away from the top spot in the ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen, which were released after the conclusion of the Dunedin and Hobart Tests. Williamson has earned the rise to third place, just three points off South Africa’s AB de Villiers, thanks to two consistent knocks of 88 ...

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Biplab Sangha won the Kolkata leg of Red Bull Winning 5

Kolkata, Dec 14 : Biplab Sangha of Kolkata emerged victorious in the final of the Red Bull Winning 5, beating Youth Forum, here on Sunday at the BA-CA ground in Salt lake City. The Winning 5, a five a side soccer tournament had participants from 84 teams. According to the rules, no goalkeepers were allowed, as the teams battled hard ...

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ICC World Twenty20 trophy departs on global journey on Sunday

New Delhi, Dec 12 : The ICC World Twenty20 India 2016 trophy will embark on a global journey from Mumbai on Sunday, 13 December, before returning to New Delhi on Feb 1. As part of the Nissan Trophy Tour, the trophy will visit 12 countries taking part in the tournament which will be staged in India from Mar 11 to ...

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Cricketer Yuvraj Singh celebrates his 34th birthday

Mumbai, Dec 12 : Cricketer Yuvraj Singh, the chief-architect of India’s World Cup triumph at home-soil in 2011 and a survivor of cancer, turned a year older as he celebrated his 34th birthday on Saturday. Born in 1981, the south paw started off as a junior cricketer, amassing runs at the junior and domestic level and slowly making his senior ...

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U15 Youth League: Pune FC look for first-ever double; host Kenkre FC

Pune, Dec 11 : Pune FC will look to log their first-ever double when they host Kenkre FC in an Under-15 Youth League 2015-16 Maharashtra Zone Round-6 encounter at the Pune FC Training Pitches in Mamurdi on Saturday. Back in familiar surrounds after consecutive away games, leaders Pune FC (13 pts) will hope to make most of their home advantage ...

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