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India can pip SA to top of ODI rankings with Lanka ‘whitewash’

Dubai, December 9 : India go into their One Day International series against Sri Lanka starting on Sunday with the aim of winning 3-0 and overtaking South Africa to take top position in the ICC ODI Team Rankings.India, who are top-ranked in Test cricket, are on 120 points in the ODI rankings, only one point behind South Africa and will go ...

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Actor Anushka Sharma, family fly to Italy amid wedding rumours


Mumbai, December 8 : Actor Anushka Sharma and her family were spotted early this morning at the international airport leaving for an unknown destination amid rumours that she and cricketer Virat Kohli are getting married in Italy.Anushka was photographed leaving from Mumbai airport around 1 am with her brother Karnesh and their parents.There are reports that the couple, which has ...

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India seek Olympian peak


Bhubaneswar – India are on familiar ground. For the third time in four years, they find themselves in the semifinals of a major tournament at home.Common to all the three tournaments — 2014 Champions Trophy, HWL Final in Chhattisgarh in 2015, and the ongoing Hockey World League Final here — is a format that has been criticised by many since it ...

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Vinay Kumar sinks Mumbai with hat-trick


Nagpur : Skipper R Vinay Kumar led from the front and picked up a six-wicket haul including a hat-trick to help Karnataka bundle out Mumbai for 173 in their Ranji Trophy quarterfinal at the VCA Stadium in Jamtha. Kumar, who made the most of the conditions after inserting Mumbai in, returned with impressive figures of 6/34, including a hat-trick completed ...

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Punjab bookies link in fake cricket team racket

Mumbai : The Mumbai police are investigating the alleged links of three notorious bookies operating from Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi with a countrywide racket where fake selection camps were held to con young players aspiring to play for IPL teams. Police sources said here that the three bookies — RS Dhindwal, Shubham Jain and Priyank Saxena — were active ...

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