Rahul, Jadeja help India register 7-wicket win against New Zealand

AUCKLAND, January 26: India tightened their grip on the T20I series with a seven-wicket drubbing of New Zealand in the second match after their bowlers stifled the hosts on a pocket-sized Eden Park here on Sunday. Boasting a formidable batting…

Zhaleo Rio urge parents to support young sportspersons

Dimapur, January 25: The Chakhroma Sports Association’s 50th anniversary celebration culminated today with Zhaleo Rio, IAS (Retd.), Advisor, Sericulture, Excise & Minority Affairs as the special guest at the local ground, Chümoukedima Town. Speaking at the function, Zhaleo congratulated the…

Iheanacho fires Leicester into FA Cup fifth round

LONDON, January 25: Leicester edged into the FA Cup fifth round as Kelechi Iheanacho’s early goal sealed a 1-0 win at second tier Brentford on Saturday. Brendan Rodgers’ side are chasing a trip to Wembley on two fronts and they…

Australian Open: Medvedev cruises to set up Wawrinka last-16 clash

MELBOURNE, January 25: World number four Daniil Medvedev eased past Alexei Popyrin in straight sets on Saturday to set up a last-16 clash with former Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka. The tall Russian had few problems dispatching the unseeded Australian…

India vs New Zealand, 2nd T20I: India look to keep NZ on the mat

AUCKLAND, January 25: India are unlikely to change a winning combination but a few changes in the bowling department won’t come as a surprise when the visitors take on New Zealand in the second T20I at the high-scoring Eden Park…

2nd T20I: Pakistan thump sloppy Bangladesh for series win

LAHORE (Pakistan), January 25: Skipper Babar Azam and senior batsman Mohammad Hafeez stroked masterful half-centuries to steer Pakistan to a convincing nine-wicket win over a hapless Bangladesh in the second Twenty20 International in Lahore on Saturday. Babar scored a 44-ball…

9th North East Dr T Ao Trophy: Nagaland knocks Manipur out; Arunachal in SF

Kohima, January 24: Arunachal Pradesh not only earned their first full points but captured the semi-final berth of the 9th North East Dr T Ao Trophy being hosted by Nagaland at Indira Gandhi Stadium here. Playing a totally lopsided last…

Day-4 results of CSA Meet

Volleyball (Men) 1st: Group-B (1) 2nd: Group-C (2) Badminton (Women Singles) 1st: Kevino Chüsi, Group-A 2nd: Kekhrienuo Rüprieo, Group-B Badminton (Women Doubles) 1st: Azhanuo Rutsa & Kevino Chüsi, Group A 2nd: Kekhriesenuo Rio & Neiphrezonuo Rüpreo, Group-B Badminton (Men Singles)…

State eves beat Pondicherry in U-23 cricket

Dimapur, January 24: Nagaland u-23 women defeated Pondicherry by 1 run at the Women’s Under-23 1-day trophy (2019-20) played at Ravenshaw University Ground 2 in Cuttack on Friday. Opting to bat first after winning the toss, Nagaland laboured to 126/7…

Iyer, Rahul put on a show of class as India thrash New Zealand by 6 wickets in 1st T20I at Auckland

WELLINGTON, January 24: The immensely talented Shreyas Iyer enhanced his reputation of a finisher with a scintillating 29-ball-58 as India crushed New Zealand by six wickets in a high-scoring first T20 International on Friday. Iyer built on KL Rahul’s (56…