Narsingh's family alleges conspiracy, stage sit-in

New Delhi, July 27  Wrestler Narsingh Yadav’s provisional suspension from the Rio Olympic squad has opened the doors for rookie Parveen Kumar Rana to represent India at the 74kg weight category in the quadrennial extravaganza.

Narsingh, who was picked ahead of two time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar, flunked the…

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Ashwin back as No.1 Test bowler, Kohli rises to 12th in batting rankings

Dubai, July 26: Star Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin’s match-winning seven-wicket haul in the first Test against the West Indies helped him regain the No.1 spot among bowlers in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings released here on Tuesday.

The Chennai born tweaker not…

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After wrestler Narsingh, shot putter Inderjeet fails dope test

New Delhi, Jul 26 (PTI) Just a few days after wrestler Narshing Yadav was caught for doping, another Rio Olympics qualified athlete Inderjeet Singh, a shot putter, has failed a dope test as his ‘A’ sample returned positive for a banned substance.

28-year-old Inderjeet, the reigning Asian Champion…

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India inflict innings defeat on West Indies

North Sound (Antigua), July 25 : Star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin starred with a seven-wicket haul as India defeated West Indies by an innings and 92 runs on the fourth day of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium here on Sunday.

Ashwin decimated the West Indies…

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West Indies crawl to 31/1 at stumps on Day 2 versus India

North Sound (Antigua), July 23  West Indies managed to crawl their way to 31/1 in 16 overs at stumps on the second day of the first Test against India at the Sir Vivian Richards stadium here on Friday.

Kraigg Brathwaite and Devendra Bishoo stayed put at 11 and 0…

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