Nottingham

  • Live Score, 1st Test: India opt to bat against England, debut for Stuart Binny 09-07-2014 02:28 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Pre-match: The visitors haven't forgotten the 4-0 whitewash in 2011 and also seek their first overseas Test win in three years. The 2011 whitewash made England the new No. 1 Test team, displacing India in the most ruthless manner...
  • Alastair Cook confident of Matt Prior's fitness for first Test 09-07-2014 09:20 AM

    Nottingham: England captain Alastair Cook was "99 percent sure" Matt Prior will be fit to face India in the first Test at Trent Bridge on Wednesday after the wicketkeeper's injury scare. Prior suffered a thigh injury while training on Monday but, with England having called up one-day international Jos Buttler...
  • Jos Buttler called up as cover for injured Matt Prior 08-07-2014 02:48 PM

    Uncapped wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler has been called into the England squad as injury cover for Matt Prior ahead of the first Test against India, starting in Nottingham on Wednesday. Prior, who was recalled ahead of England's home series against Sri Lanka after being dropped towards the end of the 5-0...
  • Umpires have the final say in England vs India series 08-07-2014 09:37 AM

    Nottingham: Something rather strange, by modern standards, will happen when either Australia's Bruce Oxenford or Sri Lanka's Kumar Dharmasena raises his finger in the first Test between England and India. For any batsman seeing the time-honoured signal confirming his dismissal will be unable to challenge the decision, just as the...
  • Dhoni needs to pick between Ashwin and Jadeja for Nottingham Test 08-07-2014 08:44 AM

    India will begin their gruelling two-month tour of England with the first of the five Tests starting at Trent Bridge on July 9 as Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men would be desperate to reclaim the lost glory after being routed 0-4 on the 2011 tour. In warm-up for the big Test,...
  • Finishing games will be crucial in England, says MS Dhoni 21-06-2014 09:35 PM

    Mumbai: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday said that finishing games at first opportunity will be crucial for his side against a strong team like England during the upcoming five-match Test series beginning July 9 at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. "2011 series in England and Australia was very disappointing series...
  • FA Cup: West Ham humiliated by Forest; Chelsea and Liverpool win 05-01-2014 11:06 PM

    London: West Ham United's woes intensified as the Premier League club were thrashed 5-0 in the FA Cup third round by second tier Nottingham Forest on Sunday, increasing the heat on manager Sam Allardyce. Forest's Jamie Paterson netted a hat-trick in the humiliating rout, but the spotlight was on Allardyce...
  • As it happened: England vs Australia, The Ashes, 1st Test, Day 2 11-07-2013 03:04 PM

    For Live updates from the match, CLICK HERE. After England started the day with a flurry of wickets, the last wicket Australian pair of Ashton Agar and Phil Hughes fought back well. Day 1 round-up: After a breathless Day 1 of the first Test at Nottingham, which saw England bowled...
  • As it happened: The Ashes, 1st Test, day one 10-07-2013 02:32 PM

    For Live updates from the match, CLICK HERE. A battle-hardened and experienced England side go into the first Ashes Test of the five-match series against a callow-looking Australian team as strong favourites to retain the urn. And with Kevin Pietersen back and bowlers in top form, England go into the...
  • Somdev, Divij-Raja advance in Nottingham Challenger 12-06-2013 03:39 PM

    Nottingham: Indian players made a positive start at the ATP Nottingham Challenger event as Somdev Devvarman recorded victory in singles while Divij Sharan and Purav Raja advanced to the doubles quarterfinals, here. Somdev, ranked 140, defeated local qualifier Brydan Klein, 7-6(2) 6-4 in the opening round of the euro 64,000...
  • Largest independent probe for Hillsborough tragedy 12-10-2012 07:58 PM

    London: The largest independent probe into British police was launched on Friday to examine potential criminal actions by officers involved in the 1989 Hillsborough soccer disaster in which 96 spectators died after a crowd crush in the stadium. Serving and former officers, including those in senior positions, could face charges...
  • Indian-origin teacher sues UK school for racism 26-07-2012 01:24 AM

    London: An Indian-origin model-turned teacher, once named one of Britain's top 20 hottest men, has sued his school for over 100,000 pounds after he was called a "Paki" in a volley of racial abuses and the national tri-colour was removed from his classroom and dirtied. Haresh Sood, 35, claims racist...
  • Given few weeks to live, doctor cured of cancer 24-07-2012 03:20 PM

    London: An Indian-origin doctor, who came to the UK in 1966 and went on to excel in medical practice to win royal honours, has hit the headlines by defying death by being cured of cancer even though he was given few months to live. Rami Seth, who studied Medicine in...
  • Kuwaiti family buys Nottingham Forest FC 11-07-2012 09:36 AM

    London: A Kuwaiti family has bought twice European Cup winners Nottingham Forest, the English Championship (second division) club said on Tuesday. In a statement on the club's website, Fawaz, Abdulaziz and Omar al-Hasawi said a shirt launch and news conference would be held at the City Ground on Saturday. "It...
  • UK: Forgotten lottery ticket fetches couple 1 mn pound 02-06-2012 04:23 AM

    London: A British couple left their million pound prize winning lottery ticket stuck to their fridge for two months and only found that they had struck it rich when tipped off by their newsagent. Alan, 46, and Kim Elliott, 45, from Aspley, Nottingham had bought the ticket on March 23...
  • Reading secure promotion to the Premier League 18-04-2012 09:17 AM

    London: Reading capped a remarkable run of form by securing promotion back to the English Premier League on Tuesday after a 1-0 victory at home against Nottingham Forest guaranteed them a top-two finish in the Championship (second division). Reading, who have taken 46 points from a possible 51 over their...
  • London riots: 3 killed, 750 arrested 10-08-2011 08:12 PM

    New Delhi: A massive police presence and hundreds of arrests have helped calm the situation in London where riots have raged for the past four days. However, other cities like Birmingham and Manchester are now seeing similar chaos, with mobs looting stores, burning property and attacking police stations. Britain is...