Legendary Australian forward Jamie Dwyer feels that Indian Hockey team has naturally talented players who just need good game plan to be among the top teams of the world.
Australia's fast bowlers struck early blows at the start of the second Test against South Africa at St George's Park in Port Elizabeth leaving the hosts on 64 for two at lunch after losing captain Graeme Smith and Hashim Amla.
Kumar Sangakkara continued his awesome batting form on the current Bangladesh tour by smashing a century as Sri Lanka piled up 289-6 in the second one-day international in Dhaka on Thursday.
India's ace golfer Jeev Milkha Singh, who has been struggling with a right shoulder rotator cuff injury, said he will skip the Tshwane Open in South Africa scheduled later this month to rest and regain his fitness ahead of the season without undergoing surgery.
The New Zealand media has slammed the Indian cricket team for not showing a better effort against the hosts in the ongoing series, saying that New Zealand, especially captain Brendon McCullum, deserved better than what India showed.
City girl Parminder Kaur has got a full athletics scholarship for tennis at Saint Mary's College of California, US. The 18-year-old was a student of St Stephen's School, Sector 45, and later trained at Chandigarh Club and the Lake Sports Complex.
India's Gaganjeet Bhullar, who had a tough time in the middle east swing, moved into top-15 at the Africa Open Golf here on Saturday. The Indian, who has five wins on Asian Tour, shot his third straight round in 60s to get to 11-under for three rounds after making the cut in the weather-hit event.
India's cross country skier NadeemIqbal had a disappointing outing as he finished 85th in the men's 15km classic run event at the Winter Olympic Games here today.
Shikhar Dhawan and Cheteshwar Pujara brought up an 87-run partnership for the second wicket after India lost Murali Vijay in the second over to get the team to 100/2 at stumps on Day 1 of the second Test at the Basin Reserve in Wellington.
When he is in good rhythm, the 25-year-old can be a handful, and has produced a few telling spells in the past. His spell to former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting, in Australia as well as in India, and his efforts at the Basin Reserve have raised hopes of salvaging a victory.
Troubled batsman Jesse Ryder has been dropped from New Zealand's squad for the second Test against India as New Zealand Cricket probes his involvement in late night drinking.
Suresh Raina’s inability to find a solution to his problems with the short ball and Ishant Sharma’s uncanny habit of conceding too many runs meant that the two were dropped from the India squad for the Asia Cup.
The findings of the Justice Mukul Mudgal probe committee couldn’t have come at a worse time for N Srinivasan. Having just led the crusade to change the functioning of world cricket, the focus is on the BCCI for wrong reasons.
As he walked back after making a dash to the dressing room at the drinks interval on Sunday morning, Shikhar Dhawan was working furiously on his pointed whiskers, a style statement made popular since he blazed to a Test century on debut last year.