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Missed football so much, it's unbelievable: Klopp

Missed football so much, it's unbelievable: Klopp

London, June 2 (IANS) Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has said while the team still needs to win football matches before they can be called champions, he is happy to be back and has missed the game a lot during the COVID-19 induced break where the world came to a standstill.The Premier League is set ...

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Cricket is 90 per cent an eye game: Arun Lal

Cricket is 90 per cent an eye game: Arun Lal

Kolkata: Bengal coach Arun Lal, the man behind mooting the idea of doing mandatory eye tests for its senior and U-23 teams once camps resumes post COVID-19 lockdown, feels eyesight is ninety percent of the game and there is no harm in getting to know whether they are in good shape before the season ...

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Will remember bowling to Sachin for rest of my life, says Sutherland

Will remember bowling to Sachin for rest of my life, says Sutherland

Sydney, June 2 (IANS) Australia women's cricket team all-rounder Annabel Sutherland recalled the moment when she got a chance to bowl at cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar during the Bushfire charity match earlier this year.Yesteryear superstars turned back the clock in stunning style in Melbourne as R...

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Not the time to be silent: Daren Sammy

Not the time to be silent: Daren Sammy

New Delhi: Former West Indies skipper Daren Sammy on Tuesday made an appeal to the International Cricket Council (ICC) and other cricket boards to support the fight against social injustice and racism, following the death of a black man -- George Floyd -- in the United States.Several 'Black Lives Ma...

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Red Bull boss supportive of reverse grid race instead of q'fier in Austria

Red Bull boss supportive of reverse grid race instead of q'fier in Austria

London, June 2 (IANS) Red Bull Racing team principal Christian Horner has lent his support to experimenting with replacing the qualifying with another race with a reverse grid in Austria. The proposal which has come from the governing body FIA and commercial rights holders Liberty Media calls for th...

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South African cricketers likely to resume training from next week

South African cricketers likely to resume training from next week

London: The South African national and franchise cricketers could resume training from next week and may feature in an exhibition event at the end of June.As per a report in ESPNCricinfo, Cricket South Africa (CSA) hope to submit their plans this week, with a view to resuming training next week.In i...

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Subrata thinks about football even in his sleep: Jhingan

Subrata thinks about football even in his sleep: Jhingan

New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Star India defender Sandesh Jhingan lavished praise on goalkeeper Subrata Paul terming him as the "most workaholic footballer" he has ever seen."Subrata-bhai is one of the most dedicated footballers I have ever seen. I have never seen anyone more workaholic like him. If anyo...

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Vivian Richard would've been absolute legend in T20 cricket: Ian Smith

Vivian Richard would've been absolute legend in T20 cricket: Ian Smith

Auckland, June 2 (IANS) Lavishing praise on batting legend Vivian Richards, former New Zealand player Ian Smith has opined the West Indian great would have been a "legend' in T20 cricket."He would have been an absolute legend in T20 cricket. They (T20 franchises) would have paid more money than Pat ...

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Yuvraj faces social media wrath after comment on Chahal

Yuvraj faces social media wrath after comment on Chahal

New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh seems to have landed himself into the eye of the storm on social media following a casteist remark that he made during a live chat recently.With no cricket being played due to coronavirus pandemic, former and current players have been ke...

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Hockey India nominates Rani Rampal for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

Hockey India nominates Rani Rampal for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

New Delhi [India], June 2 (ANI): Hockey India (HI) on Tuesday nominated Indian women team's captain Rani Rampal for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award while her compatriots Vandana Katariya, Monika, and Harmanpreet Singh have been nominated for the Arjuna Award.For the Major Dhyan Chand Award for Lif...

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