- Kenya's Kosgei breaks world record at Chicago Marathon(12 minutes ago)
Chicago, Oct 14 (IANS) Kenya's Brigid Kosgei has set a new world record by winning the elite runner women group at 2019 Chicago Marathon, with a time of two hours 14 minutes and four seconds, beating the previous world mark by 81 seconds.
- Anshuman Gaekwad to represent ICA in BCCI apex body(23:20)
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Anshuman Gaekwad on Sunday pipped Kirti Azad to be the male representative of the Indian Cricketers' Association (ICA) to the Apex Council of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
- PKL enters last lap, six teams fight for spot in final(22:38)
Ahmedabad, Oct 13 (IANS) With the seventh season of Pro Kabaddi League in its last lap, fans are looking forward to more edge-of-the-seat action as the fight for Season 7 championship intensifies in the playoffs.
- Stimac has been smart in bringing in new players: Gurpreet(20:18)
Kolkata, Oct 13 (IANS) India football team goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu on Sunday said coach Igor Stimac has been very smart in introducing a host of new faces so that when important players like centre-back Sandesh Jhingan miss out, the team does not suffer.
- Medvedev outsmarts Zverev to win Shanghai Masters(19:40)
Shanghai, Oct 13 (IANS) Daniil Medvedev of Russia won his second Masters title of the season after beating Alexander Zverev, his fellow rising star from Germany, 6-4, 6-1 in the final of the Shanghai Masters here on Sunday.
- Lakshya Sen wins maiden BWF World Tour title(19:30)
Almere (Netherlands), Oct 13 (IANS) Shuttler Lakshya Sen on Sunday clinched his maiden BWF World Tour title, defeating Japanese world No. 160 Yusuke Onodera 15-21, 21-14, 21-15 in the final of the Dutch Open Super 100.
- Damodaran can't represent Pondicherry, must undergo cooling off: Verma(19:24)
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) Secretary Aditya Verma has written to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Electoral Officer N. Gopalaswami asking for the rejection of P. Damodarans nomination as representative of the Cricket Association of Pondicherry as the latter is expected to serve cooling off period after being the Secretary of the association from 2004 to 2018.
- India confirm record 11th straight series win at home(19:02)
Pune, Oct 13 (IANS) India beat South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in the second Test here on Sunday to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. They had won the first Test in Visakhapatnam by 203 runs.
- Ravi Shastri trolled for 'Titanic' pose(18:34)
Pune, Oct 13 (IANS) Team India head coach Ravi Shastri became the victim of social media trolls after the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday posted a picture of him and asked the followers to "caption this".
- Kohli & Co. were too good for us: du Plessis(17:20)
Pune, Oct 13 (IANS) After a poor outing in the first Test in Visakhapatnam, South Africa once again found themselves in the receiving end as India crushed the visitors by an innings and 137 runs in the second Test here on Sunday to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
- Putting team in commanding position my only goal: Kohli(17:06)
Pune, Oct 13 (IANS) After a dominant India crushed South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in the second Test here on Sunday to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series to clinch the Freedom Trophy, skipper Virat Kohli said that his main goal is to put the team in a dominant position.
- Kohli 1st India skipper to enforce follow-on against SA(17:06)
Pune, Oct 13 (IANS) Virat Kohli became the first Indian captain to enforce a follow-on against South Africa as India won by an innings and 137 runs in the second Test of the three-match rubber to clinch the trophy with one contest remaining.
- Thanked God, Saha for getting those wickets: Umesh Yadav(17:00)
Pune, Oct 13 (IANS) Umesh Yadav was all praise for wicketkeeper Wriddiman Saha after India won their second Test against South Africa by an innings and 137 runs and sealed a 2-0 series win. Umesh dismissed Theunis de Bruyn in both the South African innings and on both occassions the wickets came due to brilliant catches from Ssaha.
- India will be under pressure, says B'desh goalkeeping coach(16:30)
Kolkata, Oct 13 (IANS) Bangladesh goalkeeping coach Bobby Mimms feels India will be under pressure as they are higher-ranked and have the home crowd baying for them when the two sides meet in a World Cup qualifier here on October 15.
- We need to work on set-pieces: Stimac(16:30)
Kolkata, Oct 13 (IANS) India football team head coach Igor Stimac said on Sunday that the team needs to work on set-pieces as they arrived here amid fanfare for their home World Cup qualifying tie against Bangladesh on October 15.
- India finish with 4 medals at World Boxing C'ships (Lead)(16:08)
Ulan-Ude (Russia), Oct 13 (IANS) Manju Rani's debut campaign in 48kg at the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships 2019 ended with a silver medal and the Indian pugilists finished with a rich haul of four medals that also included three bronze.
- Pune Test: Kohli, bowlers hand India unassailable 2-0 lead (Roundup)(16:06)
Pune, Oct 13 (IANS) Virat Kohli scored a record-breaking double hundred, which was his career best score in the game's longest format, while the bowlers fired in unison as an all-round India outmuscled South Africa in every department to win the second Test by an innings and 137 runs on Day 4 here on Sunday to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
- Fans hail 'Superman' Saha(15:54)
Pune, Oct 13 (IANS) As India beat South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in the second Test to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series here on Sunday, fans were all praise for wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha's brilliant glovework behind the stumps.