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Bowlers have to plan for each version against Kohli: Uthappa

Bowlers have to plan for each version against Kohli: Uthappa

Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) India skipper Virat Kohli and limited-overs deputy Rohit Sharma are undoubtedly one of the best batsmen in world cricket at present. And Rajasthan Royals batsman Robin Uthappa feels that while Rohit seems to have an eternity while facing the bowlers, Kohli stands out because of...

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Everyone entitled to their own opinion: Rabada on his aggression

Everyone entitled to their own opinion: Rabada on his aggression

Cape Town, June 1 (IANS) South Africa speedster Kagiso Rabada reflected on the previous season and admitted he felt out of place and rusty. Rabada, who has been leading the Proteas' bowling attack for a while now, also opened up regarding his on-field aggression, which has gotten him into trouble ma...

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Khelo India e-Pathshala will motivate more young athletes to take up sport professionally: Rijiju

Khelo India e-Pathshala will motivate more young athletes to take up sport professionally: Rijiju

New Delhi [India], June 1 (ANI): Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Kiren Rijiju and Union Minister of Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda on Monday inaugurated Khelo India e -Pathshala programme through a webinar which was attended by young archers, archery coaches and experts of the discipline, fr...

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Messi set for extended stay as exit clause at Barcelona expires: Report

Messi set for extended stay as exit clause at Barcelona expires: Report

Barcelona, June 1 (IANS) Lionel Messi is set to remain at Camp Nou for at least another 12 months as his clause to leave FC Barcelona for free this summer expired over the weekend."Messi had signed terms, which run until the end of the 2020-21 campaign, in 2017. At the time, a clause was included th...

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Kohli best batsman in world cricket currently, believes Sangakkara

Kohli best batsman in world cricket currently, believes Sangakkara

New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara believes India skipper Virat Kohli is currently the best batsman in the world.Sangakkara on Monday participated in an Instagram live session with former Zimbabwe pacer Pommie Mbangwa for Cric Mate. "Virat Kohli," said Sangakkara when...

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Pritam Kotal, Jeje Lalpekhlua recall Mohun Bagan's victory parade of maiden I-League title

Pritam Kotal, Jeje Lalpekhlua recall Mohun Bagan's victory parade of maiden I-League title

New Delhi [India], June 1 (ANI): Five years ago on this day, Mohun Bagan's homecoming was celebrated with a rousing reception - fans pouring on the streets to celebrate Kolkata's first-ever I-League title.But the gravity of the victory did not really hit the players till they saw tens of thousands o...

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'Have identified things that I need to work on': Rabada on his temper

'Have identified things that I need to work on': Rabada on his temper

Cape Town [South Africa], June 1 (ANI): South Africa pacer Kagiso Rabada on Monday said that he has identified things that he needs to work upon to sort out his temper issue.His remark comes as the pacer has often been given demerit points by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for his fiery beh...

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Rohit & Virat defining pair of modern era: Sangakkara

Rohit & Virat defining pair of modern era: Sangakkara

Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) MCC President and former Sri Lanka skipper Kumar Sangakkara has made an interesting comparison saying that just like BCCI President Sourav Ganguly and former India skipper Rahul Dravid managed to make batting look easy with their orthodox yet effective batting display, Virat Ko...

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Manchester United extend Nigerian Ighalo's loan deal

Manchester United extend Nigerian Ighalo's loan deal

Manchester, June 1 (IANS) English Premier League giants Manchester United on Monday announced that they have reached an agreement with Shanghai Greenland Shenhua to extend the loan deal for Nigerian striker Odion Ighalo.On the club's official website, along with the announcement, United manager Ole ...

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Guardiola's Barcelona best team I played against, says Scholes

Guardiola's Barcelona best team I played against, says Scholes

London, June 1 (IANS) Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes stated the Barcelona team under Pep Guardiola was the best side he came up against during the course of his illustrious career.Scholes, often regarded as one of the finest playmakers in the history of the game, conceded that Barc...

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