Dhawan, Pant ensure T20 series whitewash over West Indies

Chennai, Nov 12: Shikhar Dhawan smashed a career-best 92 to guide India to a thrilling six-wicket win over the West Indies in the third and final T20 International, thus completing a 3-0 clean sweep, here on Sunday. Dhawan hit 10 fours and two sixes in his 62-ball innings and forged a scintillating 130-run partnership with
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Providence (Guyana) Nov 12: Veteran Mithali Raj smashed a aggressive half century to guide India to an easy 7-wicket victory over arch-rivals Pakistan in the ICC Women’s World T20 here Sunday. Raj anchored the Indian run chase with a 47-ball 56 which she made with the help of seven fours in the Group B match
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Kochi, Nov 12: FC Goa opened a three point lead at the top of the Indian Super League after they beat Kerala Blasters 3-1 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday. A Ferran Corominas double and a strike by Manvir Singh were enough for FC Goa to pick yet another three points as they
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The third round between India’s Dronevelli Harika and the former world champion Alexandra Koseniiuk ended in a draw in just 29 moves in the Tarrasch variation of French defense. In the Tarrasch game of French defense both players were involved in the early exchanging of pieces to settle for a short draw. With both the
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S. Thyagarajan There is festive ambience in every nook and corner of Odisha these days especially in the state capital Bhubaneswar. Understandably so as the state capital is hosting the prestigious hockey World Cup from November 28 to December 16. No stone has been left unturned to stage a memorable competition. The meticulous manner in
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The 2018 World Chess Championship was flagged off in London on November 9 after a glittering opening ceremony. The defending champion GM Magnus Carlsen (Norway) who is also the world no.1 ranked player is challenged by Fabiano Caruana (USA) who is incidentally the world no. 2 ranked player. Both the players maintaining a whopping 2800
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  New Delhi, Nov 11: Star  Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia on Saturday touched a new high in his  career by achieving the number one rank in the world in the 65kg  category. The 24-year-old  Bajrang, who has won five medals this season,  including CWG and Asian Games gold and a silver at the World  Championship,
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  Kolkata,  Nov 11: Former  champions ATK rode on a late strike from Gerson Vieira to hand  bottom-placed FC Pune City a 1-0 defeat in an Indian Super League clash  at the Saltlake Stadium here Saturday. Brazilian defender Vieira scored the winner in the 82nd minute to hand the Stallions their fifth loss from seven
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Linz (Austria), Nov. 11: Star Indian paddler G.Sathiyan’s dazzling run in the prestigious 2018 ITTF World Tour Platinum Austrian Open came to an end after he went down fighting to World No. 2 Xin Xu of China here. Sathiyan, who upset World No. 17 Sangeun Jeong of Korea and World No. 14 Marcos Freitas of
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  Mumbai, Nov 11: Patna  Pirates proved too strong for their opponents Bengal Warriors as they  romped to a 50-30 win in an enthralling Pro Kabaddi League match here on  Saturday. In the second encounter of the day, local side U Mumba suffered a loss against dominant Gujarat Fortunegiants. The Gujarat team held their nerves
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