India’s limited overs’ specialist Suresh Raina has been dropped from the BCCI’s contracts list even as uncapped pacer Shardul Thakur was honoured with a Grade C contract. Also making.. Source: nnis Sports English -
West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell has appealed to have his one-year ban for a doping whereabouts rule violation dismissed.
Russell, a two-times Twenty20 World Cup winner, was revealed to have.. Mid-Day
*Barcelona:* Former president of FC Barcelona, Agustí Montal, who helmed the Catalan football giants between 1969 and 1977, died on Wednesday at 82 years of age.
FC Barcelona, in a statement,.. Mid-Day
The BCCI today doubled the Annual Retainership fee of Indias 32 centrally contracted cricketers with current skipper Virat Kohli and former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the Rs 2 crore Grade A.. Deccan Herald
*New Delhi:* India will not bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games since it's too late to make a proposal when so many nations are already in contention, Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president N.. Mid-Day
The Indian selectors on Monday named Rohit Sharma and Parthiv Patel as captains of the India 'Blue' and 'Red' side for the Deodhar Trophy tournament with senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh coming back.. DNA
*London:* Chelsea have been drawn against Tottenham and Arsenal will face Manchester City in the semi-finals of the FA Cup.
Despite the thrills and shocks served up by the likes of Lincoln, Sutton.. Mid-Day
*Over the years, an India-Australia series has come to assume the status of a marquee clash. While the cricket in itself has been riveting on most occasions, the undercurrent have always provided a.. Deccan Herald
In the past two months Mahendra Singh Dhoni's life has undergone a big change. He is no more the Indian captain nor is he the skipper of Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Rising Pune Supergiants.. DNA
The decision to remove MS Dhoni as the skipper of Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) sent ripples across the Indian cricketing arena but Sanjiv Goenka, who is the owner of the newly formed franchise, was.. DNA
This is the day when fortunes of cricketers change in a jiffy, this is the day when unknown names hog the limelight, this is the day when big stars of the game pocket giant contract and etch their.. DNA
Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) has announced that Australian cricket captain Steve Smith will take over as skipper of the team from Mahaendra Singh Dhoni for the 2017 and 10th edition of the Indian.. DNA
*Kolkata: *The diploma course student at the Sport Authority of India's Eastern Centre who tried to self-immolate after being reprimanded yesterday, is out of danger, regional head Manmeet Singh.. Mid-Day
Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Gujarat Lions on Friday appointed former Indian middle-order batsman Mohammad Kaif as its assistant coach for the upcoming season starting April 5.
Speaking on.. DNA Also reported by •Deccan Herald
*Munich:* Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was not looking for excuses after his team were demolished 5-1 by Bayern Munich in their Champions League round of 16 first-leg game on Wednesday.
Star-studded North Zone, comprising four members of the 2011 World Cup winning squad including captain Harbhajan Singh, start odds-on favourites in the T20 Inter Zonal league for the Syed Mushtaq Ali.. DNA