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Rohit gets Test cap from Tendulkar

Kolkata (PTI): Talented India batsman Rohit Sharma today made his long-awaited debut in the five-day format of the game in the first cricket Test against West Indies here, getting his coveted cap from none other than Sachin Tendulkar who is ...

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Ponting was jealous of Clarke, says Warne

Melbourne (PTI): Spin legend Shane Warne feels former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting was motivated by “jealousy” when he criticised his successor Michael Clarke in his autobiography. In a stream of opinions ahead of the Ashes, Warne also criticised Alastair Cook ...

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Ponting motivated by jealousy of Clarke: Warne

Melbourne (PTI): Spin legend Shane Warne feels former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting was motivated by “jealousy” when he criticised his successor Michael Clarke in his autobiography. In a stream of opinions ahead of the Ashes, Warne also criticised Alastair Cook ...

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Yuki in semis, Somdev and Myneni in quarters

New Delhi (PTI): Indian players enjoyed a good day on the ATP Challenger tour as Yuki Bhambri reached the singles semifinals of the Traralgon event in Australia while Somdev Devvarman and Saketh Myneni reached the quarter-finals of the Charlottesville event ...

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Focus isn’t on Tendulkar: Sammy

Kolkata (IANS): While eager to give a guard of honour to batting legend Sachin Tendulkar in the Wankhede Test, the West Indies are not focusing on the farewell man alone in the coming two-match series. The visitors would rather focus ...

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Tough challenge for bowlers, says Dhoni

Nagpur (PTI): In the backdrop of more than 300 runs being scored on an average in an innings in the ongoing seven-match ODI series against Australia, Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday said it was now difficult to determine ...

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Barca coach Martino delighted with Messi

Madrid (IANS): FC Barcelona coach Tata Martino insisted Monday that Leo Messi is not suffering from any physical problems despite his surprisingly downbeat performance in Saturday evening’s 2-1 win over Real Madrid. Messi, who was only making his third appearance ...

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