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Nadal watches Tiger tee off in Bahamas


Albany (Bahamas), December 4 : A legend watched another legend get back to play as tennis star Rafael Nadal saw Tiger Woods tee off on the final day of the Hero World Challenge here. Sixteen-time Grand Slam champion Nadal, while holidaying in the Bahamas, turned up at the Albany Golf Course to watch Woods in action and tracked the tournament ...

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India fight back but not enough vs England; Belgium, Spain register upset wins


bhubaneshwar : India took their own sweet time to wake up from the blissful trance they seemed to have gone into after having pushed world champions Australia to the limit on the first day. But just as the spectators screamed their loudest to egg the hosts towards victory, Sam Ward’s stunning on-the-turn strike into the far corner burst the bubble ...

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Kohli breaks Lara’s record for most double tons as captain


New Delhi, December 3 : Virat Kohli scaled yet another milestone, becoming the first skipper to hit six double centuries in Test cricket. The 29-year-old Indian thus surpassed West Indies great Brian Lara, who held the record previously with five double tons in Tests. India’s current ‘Milestone Man’, who had emulated Rahul Dravid with his previous double century in Nagpur, ...

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Delhi Test: Mask-wearing Lankans force India to declare at 536/7 on smog-hit day


New Delhi, December 3 : In an unprecedented turn of events, the embattled Sri Lankan cricket team on Sunday held up proceedings in the third Test against India, complaining of poor air quality and forced the hosts to declare its innings. In a first-ever incident in the 140-year-history of Test cricket, an international team wore anti-pollution masks while fielding and ...

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Vijay hits century as India reach 245/2 at tea on Day 1 of Delhi Test


New Delhi, December 2 : Electing to bat, India were 245 for two at tea on the opening day of the third cricket Test against Sri Lanka at Feroz Shah Kotla ground here on Saturday. Murali Vijay (101) and skipper Virat Kohli (94) were at the crease for the hosts. India lost opener Shikhar Dhawan (23), who became off-spinner Dilruwan ...

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