Feb 22, 2020

No Djokin' Around

By capturing his fifth Grand Slam title in his last seven majors, Novak Djokovic claimed his 17th overall, leaving him just two behind Rafael Nadal and three short of Roger Federer’s record 20.

Briefing

Last Word

Statistics of watching Test cricket

India has been playing Test cricket for 88 years, but half its 540 matches were played in the last 28. For most of that period, Sunil Gavaskar has been a fixture in the commentary box.

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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: How the teams stack up

From an Indian point of view, there is the promise of a different approach under coach W. V. Raman, and the presence of a few talented young players has raised the prospect of a successful tournament.

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IPL 2020, Asia Cup and World T20: Rashid Khan on the prowl

If we play teams like the West Indies again in a Test cricket in a short time, we will know what are the right things to do, says Afghanistan star Rashid Khan.

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ISL diaries: Dhanarajan tribute and the sacking of Lobera

I-League club Gokulam Kerala handed over the ticket sales revenue, worth Rs. 5.60 lakh, from its home game against Churchill Brothers, to the late Dhanarajan’s family.

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West Indies can be No. 1, says Jason Holder

Captain Jason Holder says he will stay around as long as he possibly can to carry the Test team forward.

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P.V. Sindhu: Olympic qualification is the focus now

P. V. Sindhu was named both Sportswoman of the Year (Racquet Sports) as well as Sportstar of the Year at the 2020 Sportstar ACES.

Statsman

K.L. Rahul enters record books in wicketkeeping gloves

K.L. Rahul is the third batsman from a Test-playing nation to notch a 50+ score while keeping wickets for the first time in a T20I.

Vantage Point

Australian Open 2020: The Novak Djokovic and Sofia Kenin show!

By capturing his fifth Grand Slam title in his last seven majors, Novak Djokovic claimed his 17th overall, leaving him just two behind Rafael Nadal and three short of Roger Federer’s record 20.

On The Write Line

Australia, just mind your own business!

If speaking good English made for world champions, then England would be champions in all sports along with their colonies, Australia and New Zealand.

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M.S.K. Prasad reveals how player selection is done

Prasad, the outgoing chairman of the BCCI senior selection panel, is proud to have created bench strength for the Indian cricket team for the next six years.

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Khelo India, a winner amid the anti-CAA protests in Assam

Several inspiring stories, which emerged from the third edition of Khelo India Youth Games will definitely drive youngsters into participating in the event.

Cricket

Ravi Shastri: My job is to beat sides...there's constant storm brewing

Team India head coach Ravi Shastri breaks down the job of a coach, shares his thoughts on the evolution of Rohit Sharma and the importance of a fit Virat Kohli.