Ravichandran Ashwin (R) celebrates with team mate Ajinkya Rahane after bowling out United Arab Emirates' Mohammed Naveed on Saturday.
Ravichandran Ashwin (R) celebrates with team mate Ajinkya Rahane after bowling out United Arab Emirates' Mohammed Naveed on Saturday.

A gulf too big to bridge

Ashwin helps himself to a first four-for; fifty for Rohit »
Mitchell Starc of Australia celebrates after taking the wicket of Grant Elliott of New Zealand during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match between Australia and New Zealand at Eden Park on Saturday.

Trans-Tasman Thriller

Starc almost puts Boult’s five-for in the shade; Williamson takes Kiwis past finish line with last man Boult »
Somdev Devvarman (right) and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan, the Kolkata Open ATP Challenger doubles title winners.

Radu Albot is champion

Sixth-seeded Moldovian Radu Albot won the singles title of the $50,000 Emami Kolkata Open ATP Challenger outplaying the top seed from Australia James Duckworth 7-6(0), 6-1 at the Bengal Tennis Ass... »


Jagmohan Dalmiya

3 in race for BCCI chief’s post

With N. Srinivasan no longer in the race for the top post, one from the trio of Jagmohan Dalmiya, Shivlal Yadav and Sanjay Patel is expected to become president. »


I-League: Bagan downs Shillong

Mohun Bagan took the top spot in the I-League football standings with an entertaining 4-3 victory over Shillong Lajong FC at the JN Stadium here on Friday. A brace for Balwant Singh withi... »


James Duckworth raised his game a few notches in the second and third sets to make the final.

Kolkata Open: It’s Duckworth vs Albot

James Duckworth justified his top billing by moving into the final of the $50,000 Emami Kolkata Open ATP Challenger at the Bengal Tennis Association courts here on Friday. He outplayed third-seeded... »

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Members of the Indian cricket team celebrate a wicket during their victorious match against South Africa in Melbourne on Sunday.

All-round display by Dhoni’s men

It is a superb turnaround for a team which had a tough time in their tour down under. »

Pages from the past Digging out some classic articles from our exhaustive archives.

That night...June 25, 1983

Field Marshal extraordinaire

Giving the boys their due

The fascinating journey with Lara

Salute to a great team in decline

Let us resolve...

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