Pakistan shooters granted visas for New Delhi World Cup

New Delhi/Karachi, Feb 18 (PTI) Pakistan’s shooters were Monday granted visas to participate in the New Delhi World Cup, a top Indian shooting official told PTI, ending speculation about their presence in the event in the wake of the Pulwama terrorist attack.

The ISSF (International Shooting Sport Federation…

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Kohli maintains top spot in ICC Test batsmen chart, Pujara in third spot

Dubai, Feb 18 (PTI) India captain Virat Kohli remained on top while teammate Chesteshwar Pujara managed to hold on to his third position in the latest ICC Test rankings, where Sri Lankan Kusal Perera made a quantum leap of 58 places.

Kohli is leading the chart with 992 rating points…

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Pakistan can break India jinx in upcoming WC, says Moin

Karachi, Feb 13 (PTI) Former Pakistan captain Moin Khan believes the present national team has the firepower to break its World Cup jinx against India and register the country’s maiden win over the neighbours in the upcoming ICC 50-over mega-event in the UK.

In six times in…

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Learnt art of chasing from Dhoni: Shankar

Tamil Nadu all-rounder says he learnt how to pace innings, especially during chases by sharing game time with  former skipper

Chennai PTI Feb 13:  Vijay Shankar, who has made a strong case for himself to be included in India’s World Cup bound squad, feels that his biggest takeaway…

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Bangladesh like 'underdog' tag against Black Caps: coach

Wellington, Feb 12 (AFP) Bangladesh coach Steve Rhodes said his charges were relishing being underdogs as they chase a maiden victory over the Black Caps on New Zealand soil on Wednesday.

The tourists have never beaten the hosts in any format during four previous tours to New Zealand but Rhodes…

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