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According to many wildlife experts, leopards are more difficult to spot than tigers(Saubhadra Chatterji)

Travel: A paean to Panna

Hindustan Times | By Saubhadra Chatterji
UPDATED ON MAR 14, 2020 11:59 PM IST
When one Bengal tiger seeks another, nothing but a video-shooting driver will stand in his way
File image of Indian captain Virat Kohli(Getty Images)
File image of Indian captain Virat Kohli(Getty Images)

India vs New Zealand: ‘Dhawan’s injury will certainly alter a few plans’ - Virat Kohli drops big hint on playing combination

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 23, 2020 04:25 PM IST
IND vs NZ: The captain also insisted that his team is not thinking of avenging the World Cup loss against New Zealand in the upcoming series.
File photo of Manu Bhaker.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)
File photo of Manu Bhaker.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)

India clinch both ISSF President’s Trophies to finish World Cup Final on high

Putian | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2019 08:31 PM IST
Manu Bhaker first paired with world number one Russian Artem Chernousov to get the better of the India’s Saurabh Chaudhary and Olympic champion Anna Korakaki 17-13.
Saqib Saleem had heard legendary stories from his dad when he was younger about the ‘83 World Cup finals.
Saqib Saleem had heard legendary stories from his dad when he was younger about the ‘83 World Cup finals.

What is Saqib Saleem’s connection with Mohinder Amarnath?

Mumbai | By Kavita Awaasthi
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2019 01:00 PM IST
Saqib Saleem was excited to know that the legendary cricketer Mohinder Amarnath would not only be training him but he would playing the role of the cricketer in film ‘83.
Sunil Chhetri in action during the AFC Asian Cup for India.(Getty Images)
Sunil Chhetri in action during the AFC Asian Cup for India.(Getty Images)

‘Chhetri cannot score every time,’ Coach Igor Stimac rues India’s one-man attack after Oman agony

New Delhi | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2019 12:44 PM IST
Chhetri’s 24th-minute strike put India ahead in the group E match in the east Indian city of Guwahati.
hooters participate in the Juniors 10m Air Rifle qualifiers.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)
hooters participate in the Juniors 10m Air Rifle qualifiers.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)

Record 14 Indians to compete in year-end ISSF World Cup Finals

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2019 09:01 PM IST
In the prestigious tournament held annually, some of the year’s best shooters compete in each of the eight rifle/pistol Olympic events.
File image of Nuwan Kulasekara(Getty Images)
File image of Nuwan Kulasekara(Getty Images)

Sri Lanka Cricket to dedicate final ODI against Bangladesh to Nuwan Kulasekara

Colombo | By ANI
PUBLISHED ON JUL 30, 2019 01:29 PM IST
The board will be arranging a felicitation ceremony to honour the bowler for his services towards the sport in the country.
Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli spotted at Mumbai airport as they returned from England after World Cup 2019.(Varinder Chawla)
Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli spotted at Mumbai airport as they returned from England after World Cup 2019.(Varinder Chawla)

Virat Kohli has a protective arm around Anushka Sharma as they return from England after World Cup 2019, see pics

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2019 04:03 PM IST
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli returned from England on Thursday post the cricket World Cup.
ICC World Cup final: Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Trent Boult(AFP)
ICC World Cup final: Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Trent Boult(AFP)

ICC World Cup final, England vs New Zealand: Statistical highlights of finale - Kiwis let down by Guptill, England powered by Stokes-Buttler

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2020 06:38 AM IST
Against a disciplined England bowling attack, New Zealand had a run rate of 4.82 in their innings, which is the joint-6th worst run rate for a team in a World Cup final while batting first.
England take on New Zealand in the ICC World Cup 2019 final.(AFP)
England take on New Zealand in the ICC World Cup 2019 final.(AFP)

World Cup Final: Ricky Ponting, Shoaib Akhtar predict champions as England face New Zealand

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2019 08:27 AM IST
Ricky Ponting and Shoaib Akhtar gave their predictions as England take on New Zealand in the ICC World Cup 2019 final at the Lord’s.
New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson.(AP)
New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson.(AP)

World Cup Final: Kane Williamson creates history, breaks Mahela Jayawardene’s 12-year-old record at Lord’s

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2019 08:31 AM IST
England vs New Zealand: Kane Williamson was one run shy of going past former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene’s record and the Kiwi skipper did so easily during the final
England's Jos Buttler celebrates with team mates.(Action Images via Reuters)
England's Jos Buttler celebrates with team mates.(Action Images via Reuters)

England vs New Zealand, World Cup 2019 final: Statistical preview of the blockbuster contest at the Lord’s

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 14, 2019 08:01 AM IST
England vs New Zealand: It is perhaps appropriate that England are facing New Zealand in a final between two sides who have yet to win the World Cup.
Jimmy Neesham makes heartfelt appeal to Indian fans regarding the reselling of World Cup final tickets.(AFP/Reuters)
Jimmy Neesham makes heartfelt appeal to Indian fans regarding the reselling of World Cup final tickets.(AFP/Reuters)

England vs New Zealand, World Cup 2019 final: ‘Please give all genuine cricket fans a chance,’ Jimmy Neesham’s plea to Indian fans about reselling tickets

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 14, 2019 08:03 AM IST
Neesham has made an appeal to the Indian fans to resell their tickets via the official platform if they don’t want to come and watch the World Cup finals.
Indian supporters to fill up Lord’s stadium, which hosts the final, even though their team has been knocked out of the World Cup.(AP)
Indian supporters to fill up Lord’s stadium, which hosts the final, even though their team has been knocked out of the World Cup.(AP)

World Cup 2019: Lord’s may witness a ‘sea of blue’ as Indians set to fill stands

London | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2019 05:24 PM IST
Despite India’s ouster in the semi-finals, 90 percent of the fans who have planned their trips months in advance, will be thronging the Lord’s expecting some high quality action
File image of Sachin Tendulkar.(ANI)
File image of Sachin Tendulkar.(ANI)

ICC World Cup 2019: Current Indian attack is most complete of this era, says Sachin Tendulkar

Southampton | By PTI
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2019 07:51 AM IST
Led by Jasprit Bumrah, the Indian attack is the “most complete” of this era but it must not be compared with the bowling units of 2003 and 2011 when the team reached the World Cup finals, reckons Sachin Tendulkar.
File image of Sourav Ganguly with Virat Kohli (R)(PTI)
File image of Sourav Ganguly with Virat Kohli (R)(PTI)

ICC World Cup 2019: Sourav Ganguly names his favourites to reach semi-finals

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2019 03:28 PM IST
ICC World Cup 2019: Sourav Ganguly, who led the team to the 2003 World Cup finals expects that current round robin format will be one of the most “keenly contested” tournament.
(FILES) In this file photo taken on August 23, 2018 shows Syria players celebrating after scoring a goal during the men's football round of 16 match between Palestine and Syria at the 2018 Asian Games in Bekasi(AFP)
(FILES) In this file photo taken on August 23, 2018 shows Syria players celebrating after scoring a goal during the men's football round of 16 match between Palestine and Syria at the 2018 Asian Games in Bekasi(AFP)

Syria take field in Asian Cup with fans divided by war

Damascus | By AFP
PUBLISHED ON JAN 05, 2019 12:19 PM IST
Maria Barud, 29, who works at a clothes store in Damascus, said she and others were in desperate need of some joy after gruelling years of war.
File picture of Luka Modric(REUTERS)
File picture of Luka Modric(REUTERS)

Croatia court drops Luka Modric perjury charges

Zagreb | By AFP
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2018 09:20 PM IST
The ruling, which closes the case, comes as Modric is hoping to be awarded the 2018 Ballon d’Or in Paris on Monday for taking his team to the 2018 World Cup finals in Moscow.
East Bengal and Mohun Bagan are now on 20 points from eight games in the 12-team competition.(Twitter)
East Bengal and Mohun Bagan are now on 20 points from eight games in the 12-team competition.(Twitter)

Acosta scores as East Bengal overcome two-goal deficit to hold Mohun Bagan

Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2018 10:53 PM IST
Trailing 1-2, East Bengal emerged for the second half with a renewed sense of purpose. The equaliser took 15 minutes in coming, Laldanmawia Ralte neutralising Mohun Bagan’s goals from Pintu Mahata and Henry Kisseka that came in the first 30 minutes.
Abhishek Verma will be competing in team event and a mixed pair event at 2018 Asian Games(Reuters)
Abhishek Verma will be competing in team event and a mixed pair event at 2018 Asian Games(Reuters)

Abhishek Verma confident of winning two medals in Asian Games

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 12, 2018 05:58 PM IST
With two World Cup gold medals and one silver in World Cup Final, Abhishek Verma is the top medal prospect in these Asian Games beginning August 18. These Games though will have no individual events. He will be competing in team event and a mixed pair event.
Virat Kohli will be key to India’s success against England in the upcoming five-match Test series.(AP)
Virat Kohli will be key to India’s success against England in the upcoming five-match Test series.(AP)

India vs England: If England get Virat Kohli early, it will hit India hard - Graham Gooch

Hindustan Times, Chelmsford | By N Ananthanarayanan
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2018 09:22 AM IST
Virat Kohli is skilled to handle conditions and won’t miss Surrey stint ahead of the England Test series, believes former opener Graham Gooch.
France's coach Didier Deschamps (2R) and France's assistant coach Guy Stephan (2L) pose with the World Cup trophy after the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match between France and Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.(AFP)
France's coach Didier Deschamps (2R) and France's assistant coach Guy Stephan (2L) pose with the World Cup trophy after the Russia 2018 World Cup final football match between France and Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.(AFP)

France coach Didier Deschamps picks win over Argentina as trigger for World Cup triumph

Hindustan Times, Moscow | By Bhargab Sarmah
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2018 06:56 PM IST
France won their second world title beating Croatia in the final and coach Didier Deschamps says a thrilling 4-3 win over Argentina was the trigger for the triumph.
France coach Didier Deschamps celebrates with France staff after winning the World Cup 2018 title on Sunday.(REUTERS)
France coach Didier Deschamps celebrates with France staff after winning the World Cup 2018 title on Sunday.(REUTERS)

Didier Deschamps joins elite club as France beat Croatia to win 2nd World Cup title

Omnisport | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2018 12:11 AM IST
Didier Deschamps, captain of the 1998 side, becomes the third man to lift the World Cup as player and coach after Brazil’s Mario Zagallo and Germany’s Franz Beckenbauer.
Croatia's supporters react as they watch on a giant screen the Russia 2018 World Cup semi-final football match between Croatia and England, at the main square in Zagreb, Croatia on July 11, 2018(AFP)
Croatia's supporters react as they watch on a giant screen the Russia 2018 World Cup semi-final football match between Croatia and England, at the main square in Zagreb, Croatia on July 11, 2018(AFP)

2018 Football World Cup: A fitting finale between two contrasting teams

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2018 12:27 PM IST
If you were to want two more contrasting teams, you would have to invent them. They signify the openness and unpredictability, the two of the tropes that have defined this tournament.
Germany head coach Joachim Loew is likely to keep his position despite an exit from the FIFA World Cup 2018 group stages.(AFP)
Germany head coach Joachim Loew is likely to keep his position despite an exit from the FIFA World Cup 2018 group stages.(AFP)

Joachim Loew set to stay as Germany coach despite FIFA World Cup debacle

Berlin | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2018 05:01 PM IST
Germany manager Joachim Loew will keep his job despite the team exiting the FIFA World Cup 2018 in the first round.
Tunisia's Wahbi Khazri (10) celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's second goal during the Group G match against Panama at the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Mordovia Arena in Saransk on Thursday.(AP)
Tunisia's Wahbi Khazri (10) celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's second goal during the Group G match against Panama at the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Mordovia Arena in Saransk on Thursday.(AP)

FIFA World Cup: Wahbi Khazri ends Tunisia’s long wait for finals win

Saransk | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2018 01:57 AM IST
Tunisia defeated Panama 2-1 in the inconsequential Group G tie of the FIFA World Cup. Both teams had already been knocked out before earlier.
Panama players warm up before taking part in a training session in Saransk ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018.(AFP)
Panama players warm up before taking part in a training session in Saransk ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018.(AFP)

FIFA World Cup 2018 team profile: Panama hope for a bright debut

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Ankit Kumar Singh
UPDATED ON JUN 12, 2018 05:15 PM IST
Debutants Panama had a roller-coaster ride during their qualifying campaign of FIFA World Cup 2018
Manuel Neuer was included in the Germany football team for the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018.(REUTERS)
Manuel Neuer was included in the Germany football team for the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018.(REUTERS)

FIFA World Cup 2018: Leroy Sane misses out, Manuel Neuer makes Germany squad

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2018 06:31 PM IST
Manuel Neuer found a place in the Germany football team while in-form Leroy Sane was left out ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia.
Harry Kane will lead England football team in the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia.(Getty Images)
Harry Kane will lead England football team in the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia.(Getty Images)

Harry Kane named England football team captain for FIFA World Cup

Reuters, London | By OmniSport
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2018 02:23 PM IST
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has scored 12 goals for England football team from 23 appearances and first captained in a FIFA World Cup qualifier against Scotland last year.
Heena Sidhu won the gold medal in the women's 25m pistol shooting during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.(Photo: Patrick Hamilton/AFP)
Heena Sidhu won the gold medal in the women's 25m pistol shooting during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.(Photo: Patrick Hamilton/AFP)

CWG 2018 gold winner Heena Sidhu: There is no space for religion in sport

Hindustan Times | By Nikita Saxena, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2018 12:42 PM IST
Heena Sidhu, who recently won gold in the women’s 25m shooting event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, opted out of a competition in Iran around 2014, after the sportswomen were asked to wear a hijab wherever they went.
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