Monday, Aug 14, 2023

Sports News

WI vs IND: Hardik Pandya on series loss

‘Losing is good sometimes….in hindsight, one series doesn’t matter’: Hardik Pandya after WI series loss

August 14, 2023 01:21 IST

The Windies chased down 166 with eight wickets and 12 balls to spare to clinch the five-match series 3-2.

India vs West indies

Indian batters flop as West Indies seal T20I series with emphatic eight-wicket win

August 14, 2023 01:06 IST

Suryakumar Yadav made a 45-ball 61 to guide India to 165 for nine against the West Indies in after opting to bat.


IND vs WI 5th T20: Suryakumar Yadav shows he can play according to different situations

August 14, 2023 00:36 IST

Plays according to situation to help India to a fighting total, boosting his credentials for World Cup spot.

Gukesh set up a quarterfinal clash against five-time world champion Magnus Carlsen.

FIDE World Cup: Gukesh sets up Magnus Carlsen face-off in quarters

August 14, 2023 00:05 IST

An Indian is guaranteed a semifinal spot as Praggnanandhaa will face compatriot Erigaisi in the last eight; Vidit Gujrathi and D. Harika book spots in Monday’s tie-breaker.


Mauricio Pochettino’s Chelsea fight back to draw 1-1 with Liverpool

August 13, 2023 23:23 IST

Chelsea dominated possession after the break but failed to get a second goal. A deflected shot by substitute Darwin Nunez then almost won it for Liverpool in the dying moments.

PSG's Neymar (left) celebrates with Kylian Mbappe.

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar agrees to two-year deal with Saudi Arabian club Al-Hilal, says report

August 13, 2023 22:11 IST

Neymar's current contract with PSG runs until 2025. He is heading for a PSG exit and could leave during the summer transfer window.


Prasidh Krishna warms-up for Ireland tour with an intense spell

August 13, 2023 21:42 IST

Prasidh is scheduled to leave for Ireland on August 15 from Mumbai along with other Indian players including captain Jasprit Bumrah.


Prithvi Shaw smashes 76-ball 125 to power Northants to victory

August 13, 2023 21:24 IST

Giving another reminder of his striking powers, Shaw made an unbeaten 125 off just 76 balls with 15 fours and seven sixes.


Tottenham begin life without Harry Kane with 2-2 draw at Brentford in Premier League

August 13, 2023 21:13 IST

All four goals came in an action-filled first half that gave a first indication of what Tottenham will look like without its talismanic striker under new manager Ange Postecoglou.

saudi Pro League

Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo looks bemused after being snubbed for player of the match award against Al Hilal

August 13, 2023 21:03 IST

In the match, Ronaldo also suffered an injury and was stretchered off during the second half of extra time and had to be carried off on a golf cart.


Asian Champions Trophy title shows India favourite for Asiad gold

August 13, 2023 19:48 IST

Gulf between hosts and rest of Asia is so big that it would be a major upset if they don’t seal Olympic berth at Hangzhou Asian Games.

Eder Militao Real Madrid

Real Madrid’s Militao to undergo knee surgery after ACL tear

August 13, 2023 18:41 IST

Militao was injured when he hyperextended his knee early in the second half of Real's 2-0 win over Athletic Bilbao on Saturday in their LaLiga opener.

Caribbean Premier League

Caribbean Premier League and WCPL to use ‘red card’ to combat slow over-rates

August 13, 2023 18:33 IST

The organisers of CPL and WCPL said that there will be closer scrutiny from this season on whether teams are bowling their quota of overs in the mandated 85 minutes.

Italy FA

Roberto Mancini resigns as Italy head coach

August 13, 2023 18:27 IST

Mancini took charge of the team in 2018 after they failed to qualify for the World Cup, having previously not missed a World Cup finals since 1958.

Weekend Watch List

Weekend Watch List: Matildas create history at World Cup, Sri Lankan snake story, Ronaldo’s bittersweet night and Magnus Carlsen’s antics

August 13, 2023 18:16 IST

Our selection of the best clips from the world of sport from the week gone by, featuring notable incidents from the cricket field, tennis tracks and football stadiums around the world.


India vs West Indies, 5th T20 Highlights: King finishes off with a 6, WI clinch 1st T20I bilateral series win over IND since 2016

August 14, 2023 01:02 IST

IND vs WI 5th T20 Highlights: Earlier, powered by a second half-century in the series from Suryakumar Yadav, India posted 165/8 off their 20 overs quota.


Record signing Harry Kane says he joined Bayern to win titles

August 13, 2023 17:46 IST

Despite a stellar scoring record he has failed to win any domestic or international titles with Spurs


India jump to No 3 place in FIH rankings after ACT triumph

August 13, 2023 17:06 IST

India (2771.35 points) jumped one place to third and went past England (2763.50 points) behind top-ranked Netherlands (3095.90 points) and Belgium (2917.87 points)


Cheteshwar Pujara confident of making comeback to Indian team after ton against Somerset

August 13, 2023 16:58 IST

Pujara’s love affair with the English summer continued as he scored his second List A ton in three games

Kylian Mbappe

Kylian Mbappe reinstated into PSG first team squad: Reports

August 13, 2023 15:28 IST

Kylian Mbappe, 24, was also left out of PSG's squad for last month's pre-season tour of Asia.


Jeev Milkha Singh lies sixth on Legends Tour

August 13, 2023 15:25 IST

He had six birdies against two bogeys on the Jack Nicklaus-designed course here, at the Hanbury Manor Marriott Hotel & Country Club


Lakshya Sen counting on recent form to win medal at World Championships

August 13, 2023 14:14 IST

After enduring a rough patch, Sen turned around his fortune with a title-winning run in Canada in July and followed it up with two semifinal finishes at the US Open and Japan Open.


LaLiga files complaint over PSG’s Qatar subsidies

August 13, 2023 13:44 IST

The practices have allowed PSG, owned by Qatar Sports Investments since 2011, to sign top players and coaches "well above its potential in a normal market situation", LaLiga alleges in the complaint filed on Saturday

FIFA Women World Cup

Sarina Wiegman is the outlier as the Women’s World Cup highlights a shortage of female coaches

August 13, 2023 13:07 IST

That was the case even before England advanced to the semifinals, by beating Colombia 2-1, with Wiegman also the outlier from the eight teams that reached the quarterfinals


Shubman Gill on T20I dismissals vs West Indies; ‘Didn’t make a mistake in those three T20 matches’

August 13, 2023 12:46 IST

For India though, Gill’s knock comes at an opportune moment with the ICC ODI World Cup slowly coming on the horizon