Whole team is slightly nervous ahead of T20 World Cup: Rishabh Pant

Rishabh Pant says team is 'nervous' ahead of upcoming ICC T20 World Cup in Australia. India knocked out in the group stage in last edition of the tournament in 2013. Pant says the team is hoping to reach the final and do the best for the team. Pant played a crucial role in the Indian Test team’s historic triumph in 2020-21 series there.
#RishabhPant #SportsNews #T20WorldCup #ICCT20WorldCup #Australia #News #Sports #Cricket


Yesterday

Pakistan Super League is set to clash with the mighty Indian Premier League

Pakistan Super League is set to clash with the Indian Premier League in the summer of 2025 due to Pakistan’s packed home season. Pakistan will play 13 Tests, 26 ODIs and 27 T20Is at home in addition to the Champions Trophy. The 2025 Champions Trophy will be the first ICC event to be held in Pakistan in almost 30 years.
#ICC #PakistanSuperLeague #IndianPremierLeague #Pakistan #News #Sports #Cricket


Yesterday

IND vs ENG 3rd ODI Highlights: Rishabh Pant’s maiden ODI century guides India to 2-1 series victory

Hardik Pandya is the player of the series for India. Pandya says he is shameless as a bowler and doesn't care how far he gets hit. The partnership changed the game for India against England in the 3rd ODI. India were cruising at one point before Pandya took the wicket.
#HardikPandya #IND #ODI #India #News #Sports #Cricket


2 days ago

Why Australia’s Tahlia McGrath was allowed to play Commonwealth Games women’s cricket final despite Covid-positive test

Australia all-rounder Tahlia McGrath cleared to play in Commonwealth Games final. She returned a Covid-positive test for the disease earlier in the day. Australia beat India by nine runs in the women's cricket final at Edgbaston on Sunday. Australia seamer Megan Schutt said McGrath was feeling “absolutely fine”
#TahliaMcGrath #SportsNews #CommonwealthGames #Covid #Australia #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


1 weeks ago

CWG 2022: Harmanpreet Kaur rues trend of mistakes in big final

India came to close winning coveted gold on women cricket’s CWG debut but fell short by nine runs. Harmanpreet Kaur: “Every time in big finals, we make the same mistakes again and again (with the bat), that is something we have to improve,” the skipper said.
#HarmanpreetKaur #SportsNews #India #News #SportsNews #Sports


1 weeks ago

‘Yeah, why not?’ Hardik Pandya opens to full-time captaincy role

Hardik Pandya led the Gujarat Titans to the IPL title in their debut season. He led the team to a 2-0 series win against Ireland. The 28-year-old admits he is open to the full-time role.
#HardikPandya #GujaratTitans #IPL #Ireland #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


1 weeks ago

‘We pretty much achieved it, but that’s not the end of the road for us’: Rohit Sharma in his dressing room address

India beat West Indies by 88 runs to win series by comprehensive 4-1. Captain Rohit Sharma said a consistent mindset will be needed for India. Rohit: "It’s not an end of the road for us. We will continue to keep topping up the little aspects of the game"
#RohitSharma #SportsNews #India #News #Sports #TeamSports


1 weeks ago

CWG: Clock trouble proves costly as India lose to Australia in women’s hockey semi-final

Indian women's hockey team lost 3-0 to australia in a penalty shootout. Captain Savita Punia was denied a save off the first shot by australia. The umpire informed that the clock did not start with lalremsiami ready to take india's first shot.
#SavitaPunia #SportsNews #Indian #dia #News #SportsNews #Sports


1 weeks ago

MI owner asked to respond to ‘conflict of interest’ allegation

The board of control for cricket in India's (BCCI) new ethics officer has asked for a written response from the owner and director of the company. The complaint is alleged to be a 'conflict of interest' on her part. He has set the deadline for the response that should be supported by a duly executed affidavit.
#BCCI #India #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


1 weeks ago

We are not rivals, we are part of javelin family: Arshad Nadeem on friendship with Neeraj Chopra

Pakistan javelin thrower Arshad Nadeem says he will miss competing against India’s Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra. The Indian pulled out of the Commonwealth Games due to a groin strain. The 25-year-old is expected to be on the podium with Grenada's Anderson Peters.
#ArshadNadeem #SportsNews #Olympic #Indian #Pakistan #News #SportsNews #Sports


1 weeks ago

BCB to investigate Shakib’s social media post endorsing betting company

Bangladesh’s biggest cricketing star Shakib Al Hasan has once again courted controversy. The country's cricket board is set to investigate an alleged social media post from him endorsing a sports betting company. Shakib was banned by the ICC for one year on charges of failing to report a corrupt approach from an Indian bookmaker.
#ShakibAlHasan #ICC #Indian #Bangladesh #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


1 weeks ago

Canada, England players come to blows at CWG hockey

Balraj Panesar was shown the red card during their final group stage match against England. Panesar got into a tangle with forward Chris Griffiths during the half-hour mark. England were leading 4-1 and were in the hunt for the fifth when Panesar clashed with Griffiths.
#BalrajPanesar #SportsNews #England #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey


1 weeks ago

CWG 2022: Hima Das wins her 200m heat to qualify for semi-finals; Manju in women’s hammer throw final

Indian sprinter Hima Das qualifies for women’s 200m semifinals at Commonwealth Games. The 22-year-old won heat 2 of Round 1 heat 2 with a timing of 23.42s. There are six heats lined up in the women's 200m and the top-16 will qualify for semi-final.
#HimaDas #SportsNews #Indian #CommonwealthGames #Sports #IndividualSports #News


2 weeks ago

Premier League teams won’t take the knee before every game

Premier league players will no longer take the knee ahead of every match. The gesture started in June 2020 to show support for the black Lives Matter campaign. Teams will take knee for dedicated "No Room for Racism" matches this weekend.
#SportsNews #PremierLeague #Sports #TeamSports #Soccer


2 weeks ago

Former India pacer RP Singh senior’s son Harry selected for England Under-19

Former India seamer Rudra Pratap Singh senior’s son Harry Singh has been selected for the England Under-19 team for their upcoming home series against Sri Lanka U-19. Harry opens the batting for the Lancashire 2nd XI at the age of eight.
#RudraPratapSingh #Lancashire #India #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


2 weeks ago

Lovlina Borgohain says she is being mentally harassed while preparing for CWG

Boxer Lovlina Borgohain took to Twitter to vent out her frustrations on how her training process is being hampered because of certain factors. The first Assamese female athlete to represent India at the Olympics is currently preparing for the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. She said she is constantly getting harassed due to the removal of her coaches.
#LovlinaBorgohain #CWG #Assamese #Olympics #India #Sports


3 weeks ago

Bengaluru FC, Kerala Blasters to play against Premier League teams

Bengaluru FC and Kerala Blasters FC reserve squads will take on English Premier League sides in the Next Generation Cup. The tournament is part of the longstanding partnership between Premier League and Football Sports Development Limited to support the development of football in India. The teams will be divided into two groups and play their first match on July 27 in London and the Midlands.
#BengaluruFC #NextGenerationCup #PremierLeague #India #Sports #TeamSports #Soccer


3 weeks ago

Our politicians have mismanaged country, democracy needs to return in Lanka: Sanath Jayasuriya

Sanath Jayasuriya is both ‘angry’ and ‘sad’ to witness his beloved Sri Lanka grapple with enormous financial crisis and civil unrest. The former cricketer is expecting that democracy will soon be restored in the Island nation. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has reportedly fled to Maldives and his palatial residence has been taken over.
#SanathJayasuriya #SportsNews #SriLanka #News


1 months ago

Olympic medalist Amos suspended for doping ahead of worlds

Botswana's Nijel Amos tested positive for rare banned substance GW1516. The experimental drug can modify the body’s metabolism but has been considered too dangerous for human use. Amos won silver at the 2012 Olympics, becoming the first-ever medalist for Botswana. He had been set to race the 800 heats of the world championships in Eugene, Oregon.
#NijelAmos #SportsNews #Olympics #Olympic #Botswana #Sports


1 months ago

Shooting World Cup: Mehuli-Tushar clinch second gold for India

Mehuli Ghosh and Shahu Tushar Mane beat Hungary's Eszter Meszaros and Istvan Peni 17-13 in a hard-fought 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team encounter. Shiva Narwal and Palak won bronze in the 10m air Pistol Mixed Team event. India have now climbed up to the joint second position alongside China, behind leaders Serbia.
#MehuliGhosh #SportsNews #WorldCup #Hungary #Sports


1 months ago