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  • Duleep Trophy: Gambhir hits ton, North Zone short of Central's first innings score 6 hours 41 minutes ago

    Mohali: Skipper Gautam Gambhir's 37th first-class century might have made his case stronger for an India comeback but his knock could not help North Zone overhaul Central Zone's imposing first innings score on Day 3 of the four-day Duleep Trophy semi-final on Friday. Responding to Central's first innings score of 538,...
  • Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag won't feature in 2015 World Cup: Ganguly 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Former captain Sourav Ganguly on Saturday ruled out Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh's chances of staging a comeback to the Indian team for next year's ODI World Cup. "It will be difficult for Sehwag and Yuvraj to play in this World Cup. Because World Cup is so near and...
  • Assembly elections: Yuvraj Singh to campaign for BJP in Haryana September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party has roped in cricketer Yuvraj Singh as its star campaigner for the Assembly elections in Haryana. BJP chief Amit Shah met the ace cricketer earlier in the day. Haryana goes to polls on October 15. This election is crucial for BJP as it wants to...
  • Usain Bolt wows Bangalore crowd in cricket contest with Yuvraj Singh September 3, 2014

    Bangalore: Sprint superstar Usain Bolt on Tuesday wowed his Indian fans in his trademark style in a brief exhibition cricket contest against Yuvraj Singh in his maiden trip to the country. Bolt showcased his cricketing talent in front of an enthusiastic 6000odd crowd who turned up at the Chinnaswamy Stadium to...
  • Usain Bolt's father stopped him from becoming a cricketer September 2, 2014

    Bangalore: Sprint superstar Usain Bolt said on Tuesday he wanted to play cricket for Jamaica as a youngster but his father convinced him to take up track and field instead. Bolt, the world's fastest man, could have followed in the footsteps of Jamaican speedsters Michael Holding and Courtney Walsh, who struck...
  • Bolt to take on Yuvraj Singh in cricket battle September 2, 2014

    Usain Bolt and Yuvraj Singh will battle it out in a sevenaside exhibition cricket match as part of Puma's promotional activity. ...
  • Usain Bolt to take on Yuvraj Singh in cricket battle August 31, 2014

    Bangalore: The fastest runner on the planet Usain Bolt and India's 2011 World Cup hero Yuvraj Singh will battle it out in a sevenaside exhibition cricket match here on Tuesday as part of Puma's promotional activity. According to a media release on Saturday, the contest will be fouroveraside to be played...
  • Usain Bolt to make maiden India visit August 26, 2014

    Bangalore: Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt will make his maiden visit to India early next month, not to race but to compete in a cricket faceoff against India discard Yuvraj Singh here. Both the Puma ambassadors are coming together for the event on September 2, organised by the sportswear giants at...
  • Chandigarh: Former cricketer Yograj Singh arrested in brawl case, granted bail August 25, 2014

    Chandigarh: Former Test cricketer Yograj Singh, who is father of Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh, was arrested along with three others on Monday in a brawl case over a car parking issue, police said. The cricketerturnedactor was arrested from Panchkula after a case under various sections of the IPC, including trespassing...
  • Police detain Yuvraj Singh's father over car parking scuffle in Panchkula August 25, 2014

    Panchkula (Haryana): Yuvraj Singh's father Yograj Singh was detained by police on Monday in Panchkula. Yograj Singh was reportedly detained under Indian Penal Code 323 the section applies to instances of voluntarily causing hurt after he got into a scuffle over car parking. This is not Yograj Singh's first brush with...
  • India beat Bangladesh 51 to win hockey Test series August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian Men's Hockey team continued their rampaging run as they thrashed Bangladesh 51 in their second match to clinch the threematch Test series played at Dhaka on Friday. This victory brings with itself the serieswin against Bangladesh and India now expects a clean sweep by winning the third...
  • Abhishek Bachchan wants to do a biopic on Yuvraj Singh July 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Abhishek Bachchan says if he gets an opportunity, he would love to do a biopic on cricketer Yuvraj Singh, whose career graph and fighting spirit as a cancer survivor, the actor believes, can make for an inspiration tale. The 38yearold was present at a press conference here to introduce his...
  • Would love to do Yuvraj Singh biopic: Abhishek Bachchan July 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Abhishek Bachchan says if he gets an opportunity, he would love to do a biopic on cricketer Yuvraj Singh, whose career graph and fighting spirit as a cancer survivor, the actor believes, can make for an inspiration tale. The 38yearold was present at a press conference here to introduce his...
  • Finch's blistering knock takes Tendulkarled MCC XI to victory July 5, 2014

    Australia's Aaron Finch made a dashing 181 not out as MCC beat the Rest of the World by seven wickets in a oneday match celebrating the bicentenary of Lord's Cricket Ground on Saturday. Set 294 to win, MCC finished on 296 for three with 25 balls to spare. Australia oneday specialist Finch...
  • Walmiki replaces injured Thimmaiah in India's Hockey World Cup squad May 27, 2014

    Indian men's hockey team has suffered yet another blow as forward Nikkin Thimmaiah has been ruled out of the upcoming Hockey World Cup, following a hamstring pull on the right side. Doctors diagnosed a tear in hamstring muscle and have advised Thimmaiah a complete bed rest of four weeks. Yuvraj Walmiki...
  • IPL 7: Chennai thrash Bangalore to end threematch losing streak May 24, 2014

    Faf du Plessis scored a fifty and had a 75run partnership with MS Dhoni (49*) to take Chennai Super Kings to an eightwicket win over hosts Royal Challengers Bangalore, which boosted CSK's hopes of finishing second on the table. Chasing a modest target of 154 set by RCB, largely due to...
  • Glenn Maxwell the undisputed king of most scintillating IPL7 knocks May 18, 2014

    In the Twenty20 format, it's always the batting performances that bag a fair share of the interest, and in this editon of the IPL, the story has been the same. With the tournament entering its last lap, the top batsmen have already warmed up and now aim to finish on...
  • IPL 7, Week4 Review: Seven days of India discards, Delhi shamed May 17, 2014

    India saw sweeping changes on its political stage during the twoday 'Counting Day' break in IPL 7, and a few of the teams, sitting in their Maharaja suites, will hope to do a Narendra Modi in the last phase of the seventh season. The league stage will culminate and the playoffs...
  • Yuvraj can be India's matchwinner at 2015 World Cup: Muralitharan May 14, 2014

    Bangalore: All praise for Yuvraj Singh after his hurricane matchwinning knock against Delhi Daredevils in an IPL match here, Royal Challengers Bangalore's veteran spinner Muttiah Muralitharan said the lefthander still has it in him to be India's matchwinner in the ODI World Cup next year. After an indifferent run so far,...
  • Yuvraj Singh is a superstar, says Kevin Pietersen May 14, 2014

    Bangalore: Star batsman Yuvraj Singh came in for praise for his magnificent 68 not out which set up Bangalore Royal Challengers' win over Delhi Daredevils in their IPL match here with rival team captain Kevin Pietersen describing him a superstar of the game. "I can tell you something for free. That...
  • IPL 7: Yuvraj Singh inspires RCB to much needed 16run win over Delhi May 14, 2014

    Yuvraj Singh blasted an unbeaten 68 off just 29 balls in a stunning sixhitting exhibition to power Royal Challengers Bangalore to a 16run victory over Delhi Daredevils, who could score only 170 for 7 in reply at the M Chinnaswamy stadium on Tuesday. Yuvraj, who had scored a brilliant 83 of...
  • Yuvraj Singh breathes fire in a sixhitting show May 13, 2014

    Bangalore was treated to another 'Yuvraj Special' on Tuesday evening when the Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman delivered a sixhitting tutorial for Delhi Daredevils, taking life out of their bowlers with a breathtaking display of batsmanship. The flair is back, and so is the bat speed with the swing that is...
  • No choice but to play positive cricket: Yuvraj Singh May 12, 2014

    Bangalore: On the brink of being ousted from playoffs' contention, Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Yuvraj Singh said his team has no choice but to play positive cricket in their remaining five games to have any chance of being inside the topfour. "We have no choice. In next four to five games...
  • IPL 7: Smith, Faulkner overshadow Yuvraj as RR beat RCB by 5 wickets May 11, 2014

    The M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on Sunday saw one of the most incredible runchases in T20 history when Steven Smith and James Faulkner snatched a win from Royal Challengers Bangalore's as Rajasthan Royals overshadowed Yuvraj Singh's heroics to chase down 190 and win by 5 wickets. Chasing a stiff target,...
  • IPL 2014: Yuvraj sees hope for every team during Indian leg May 2, 2014

    Bangalore: Senior Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh on Friday said though Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings are sitting at top of the table, the seventh edition of IPL is still wide open and there is chance for every team to stage a comeback. "This is the time when teams leading...