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Sports Ministry recommends shuttler Sindhu for Padma Bhushan

New Delhi, Sept 25: Olympic silver medallist shuttler P V Sindhu has been recommended for the prestigious Padma Bhushan, country's third highest civilian award, by the Sports Ministry here today.

"Yes, we have recommended Sindhu for Padma Bhushan," a Sports Ministry official said.

A two-time bronze medallist at World Championship, Sindhu has been simply unstoppable ever since becoming...

India beat Aus by 5 wkts to clinch ODI series, grab No. 1 spot

Indore, Sept 25: All-rounder Hardik Pandya rose to the occasion yet again with a fluent 78-run knock as India registered a comfortable five-wicket win over Australia in the third ODI to grab the number one spot, here today.

Chasing 294 for a win, India overhauled the target with 13 balls to spare in front of a packed Holkar stadium...

ICC launches probe into Sri Lanka cricket

Dubai, Sept 24: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has launched an anti-corruption investigation in Sri Lanka but did not specify if any particular series involving the country is under the scanner.

The ICC's Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) officers had recently visited the country as part of the probe, the world body said in a statement.

"The ICC Anti-Corruption Unit...

Australia wins toss, elects to bat in Indore ODI

Indore, Sept 24: Australia have elected to bat after winning the toss against India in the third one-day international match that is being played between the two sides at the Holkar Stadium in Indore today.

India, which has already secured a two-nil lead against the visitors, will look to pile on the misery on the latter and seal the...

Confident India aim to seal series in Indore

Indore, Sept 24: India will look to pile on the misery for a struggling Australia and seal the five-match series when they take on the Steve Smith-led side in the third ODI at the Holkar Stadium in Indore on Sunday.

The sun was shining brightly over Indore on the eve of the match after the grounds-men were forced to...

Kuldeep Yadav’s achievement will forever be etched in history books, says Harbhajan Singh

New Delhi, Sept 22: Harbhajan Singh was overcome by a sense of deja vu while watching Kuldeep Yadav’s hat-trick and feels that the feat will make the youngster an indispensable part of the Team India set-up just like him after that epic 2001 series.

“Wahi opposition, wahi lamha, wahi ground aur ek spinner jiska age bhi utna (The same...

Indian Super League: Holders Atletico De Kolkata Play Runner-Up Kerala Blasters In Opener

Sept 22: Two-time champions and holders Atletico De Kolkata will take on runner-up Kerala Blasters in the opening match of the Indian Super League season 4 at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata on November 17.

The match is looked upon as a re-run of last year's final and the Kerala outfit would be eager to make amends...

I knew how to swing, now I also possess pace: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Kolkata, Sept 22: Bhuvneshwar Kumar always knew how to swing the white ball but now he feels more complete as a bowler with an ability to generate pace in the death overs.

Bhuvneshwar bowled an impressive first spell comprising pace and swing as he finished with brilliant figures of 6.1-2 -9-3 including the wicket of dangerous David Warner....

India Go 2-0 Up Against Australia, Reclaim No.1 Spot In ODI Rankings

Sept 22: A brilliant opening spell from Bhuvneshwar Kumar and a terrific hat-trick from Kuldeep Yadav towards the end of the innings helped India beat Australia by 50 runs in the second ODI at Eden Gardens on Thursday. Opting to bat, Kohli-Rahane century-run stand had put the hosts in a commanding position but the Indian middle-order failed to capitalise on...

Sindhu loses to Okuhara; Srikanth, Prannoy enter quarters

Tokyo, Sept 21: P V Sindhu suffered a straight-game loss to world champion Nozomi Okuhara to crash out but Kidambi Srikanth and H S Prannoy advanced to the quarterfinals of the USD 325,000 Japan Open Super Series, here today.

Playing local favourite Okuhara for the third consecutive time, Sindhu could not bring to the fore her best game and...