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CSK look to bring back core team, Dhoni top priority

The two-year suspension imposed by Supreme Court on Chennai Super Kings following the spot-fixing scandal ended on Thursday and the two-time champion are back in the fold. And Chennai Super Kings Cricket Limited (CSKCL), the company that runs the team, is wasting no time to chart out its future course of action. Prime on the agenda is getting MS Dhoni ... Read More »

Rafael Nadal Vows Return Despite Fresh Wimbledon Headache

Rafael Nadal must have realised it wasn’t going to be his day at Wimbledon when he bashed his head against a door frame performing a warm-up leap in the bowels of Court One as he prepared to face Gilles Muller on Monday. Almost five hours later, the great Spaniard was nursing a weighty dose of hurt pride as yet another ... Read More »

Lewis thrashes India into submission

Opener Evin Lewis hammered an unbeaten 125 to lead the West Indies to a nine-wicket thrashing of India in the one-off T20 International at Sabina Park here on Sunday. The 25-year-old clubbed 12 sixes in his remarkable innings, the highest score by a West Indies batsman in this format, to overshadow Chris Gayle’s first international appearance in 15 months. Good ... Read More »

Who will be India’s next coach?

Two days after India lost to Pakistan in the final of the Champions Trophy in England, Anil Kumble quit as head coach. It came at an odd time, just when India were departing for a short series in the West Indies. Kumble stated that his position had become ‘untenable’, owing to players not being comfortable with his style of management. ... Read More »

Free pass for Djokovic and Federer into round two

Novak Djokovic was gifted a place in the second round at Wimbledon on Tuesday as an injured Martin Klizan was forced to retire, while Angelique Kerber made a confident start to her bid to return to the final. Roger Federer also had an easy start to his campaign for a record eighth title when Alexandr Dolgopolov quit with an injury ... Read More »

Wimbledon 2017: Ruthless Nadal Reaches 850-win Milestone

The two-time Wimbledon champion is just the seventh player to reach the 850-win mark, joining Roger Federer, Jimmy Connors, Ivan Lendl, John McEnroe, Andre Agassi and Guillermo Villas. With 217 Grand Slam match victories, Nadal is now in sixth place on the all-time list at the majors. Nadal, seeded to face defending champion Andy Murray in the semi-finals, will play ... Read More »

Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal aim to bury Wimbledon doubts

Defending champion Andy Murray and fellow two-time winner Rafael Nadal take centre stage on the first day of Wimbledon on Monday, keen to deliver early hammer blows to any doubts over their title aspirations. Top seed and world number one Murray opens proceedings on Centre Court insisting a hip problem will not prevent him from dispatching Kazakh lucky loser Alexander ... Read More »