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Harbhajan mourns Symonds’ death, says ‘gone too soon’


New Delhi: India spinner Harbhajan Singh, who was involved in one of the biggest on-field controversies that threatened to spoil the relationship between the Australian and India cricket boards, on Sunday paid his tribute to legendary all-rounder Andrew Symonds who was killed in a car crash in Queensland. The off-spinner took to twitter to pay...

Thailand Open: Sindhu, Srikanth advance to second round


Bangkok: Top Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth advanced to the second round of the Thailand Open 2022 after registering after hard-fought wins in their singles matches but Saina Nehwal lost her clash and was knocked out of the tournament here. Sindhu, a two-time Olympic medallist, defeated Lauren Lam of US 21-19, 19-21, 21-18...

When camaraderie, bonding helped India win historic Thomas Cup


New Delhi: India’s maiden Thomas Cup title came on the back of some solid camaraderie shown by the players on and off the court. However, HS Prannoy has revealed that 'bonding' is something which is not common in a sport like badminton, where shuttlers play individually in tournaments. The 29-year-old said following India's gold medal-winning...

Former Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds dies in car accident


Former Australia all-rounder and two-time World Cup winner Andrew Symonds died following a car accident in Queensland, Cricket Australia (CA) said on May 15.  Symonds was aged 46. He had played 238 matches, including 26 Tests, for Australia between 1998-2009.  Police said the accident occurred in Hervey Range, 50 km from Townsville, on Saturday night. The...

IPL 2022: Delhi Capitals thrash Rajasthan Royals


Navi Mumbai: Mitchell Marsh and David Warner put up a stand of 144 runs for the second wicket to power Delhi Capitals to a much-needed eight-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals at the DY Patil Stadium. After Marsh along with Chetan Sakariya and Anrich Nortje took two wickets each in restricting Rajasthan to 160/6, he came...

213 teams including from Ukraine registered for Chess Olympiad


Chennai: A total of 213 teams from over 100 countries including Ukraine, have registered to compete in the 44th Chess Olympiad to be held at Mahabalipuram, the media reported. Owing to the military action against Ukraine, the International Chess Federation (FIDE) has banned Russia and Belarus from competing in the event. Based on the rating...

Uber Cup badminton: Indian shuttlers defeat US 4-1


Bangkok: The Indian women's badminton team sealed its place in the Uber Cup 2022 quarterfinals after registering a 4-1 win over US in their Group D tie here. Double Olympic medallist PV Sindhu got the ball rolling for India, beating the 95th ranked Jennie Gai 21-10, 21-11 in the first singles clash. The Indian shuttler dominated...

Indian men and women shuttlers lose final group tie


Bangkok (Thailand): The Indian women's and men's badminton teams lost their final Thomas and Uber Cup 2022 group ties against South Korea and Chinese Taipei, respectively at the Impact Arena here. Both teams had already ensured their berths in the quarterfinals after winning their first two group ties but needed to win to top their...

IPL 2022 Points Table


POS TEAMS PLAYED WON LOST N/R TIED NET RR POINTS 1 Gujarat Titans 10 8 2 0 0 +0.158 16 2 Lucknow Super Giants 10 7 3 0 0 +0.397 14 3 Rajasthan Royals 10 6 4 0 0 +0.340 12 4 Sunrisers Hyderabad 9 5 4 0 0 +0.471 10 5 Punjab Kings 10 5 5 0 0 -0.229 10 6 Royal Challengers Bangalore 10 5 5 0 0 -0.558 10 7 Delhi Capitals 9 4 5 0 0 +0.587 8 8 Kolkata Knight Riders 10 4 6 0 0 +0.060 8 9 Chennai Super Kings 9 3 6 0 0 -0.407 6 10 Mumbai Indians 9 1 8 0 0 -0.836