SL vs BAN: Need to be mentally strong, feels Ban captain Mominul Haque after loss against SL

Mirpur [Bangladesh], May 27 (ANI): Bangladesh captain Mominul Haque said that his side needs to be mentally strong even after losing against Sri Lanka by 10 wickets, in the second test on Friday.

Updated: May 27, 2022 19:13 IST

Nothing is better than getting Test hundreds: SL's Angelo Mathews

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 27 (ANI): Following a ten-wicket win over Bangladesh in the Second Test at Shere Bangla National Stadium at Dhaka on Friday, Sri Lanka all-rounder Angelo Mathews said that nothing is better than getting Test hundreds and winning matches.

Updated: May 27, 2022 18:23 IST

SL vs BAN: Dimuth Karunaratne dedicates 2nd test match win to his country

Mirpur [Bangladesh], May 27 (ANI): After registering a 10-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second Test, Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne dedicated the victory to his fellow countrymen.

Updated: May 27, 2022 17:09 IST

Virat Kohli wishes former head coach Ravi Shastri on his birthday

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 27 (ANI): Star Indian batter Virat Kohli on Friday extended his birthday wishes to Ravi Shastri, the former head coach who turned 60 on Friday.

Updated: May 27, 2022 16:47 IST

Mangaluru takes centerstage as India's top surfers gear up for Indian Open of Surfing

Mangaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 27 (ANI): The port city of Karnataka, Mangaluru, is ready to witness three days of intense action, as top Indian surfers are all set to battle it out for supremacy in the third edition of the Indian Open of Surfing.

Updated: May 27, 2022 16:36 IST

Formula 2: India's Jehan Daruvala betting on better luck in Monaco

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 27 (ANI): India's Jehan Daruvala will be hoping for a change in his Formula 2 fortunes as he heads to Monaco this weekend determined to bounce back from an unlucky outing in Spain.

Updated: May 27, 2022 16:25 IST

'Track is for runners, not dogs': Athletes at Thyagraj Stadium slam IAS Sanjeev Khirwar

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): After the news of Sanjeev Khirwar, walking his dog at Delhi's Thyagraj Stadium erupted, the athletes slammed the IAS officer for the same.

Updated: May 27, 2022 16:24 IST

AFC Asian Cup: Indian men's team face Jordan in last preparatory match

Doha [Qatar], May 27 (ANI): Indian men's football team is all set to take on Jordan in a friendly match Saturday in Doha in their last preparatory game ahead of the AFC Asian Cup China 2023 Qualifiers which kicks- off in Kolkata from June 8, 2022, onwards.

Updated: May 27, 2022 16:19 IST

French Open: Stefanos Tsitsipas survives Zdenek Kolar scare to move into R3

Paris [France], May 27 (ANI): World No. 4 Stefanos Tsitsipas had to work hard for a win on Thursday, the Greek overcome Czech qualifier Zdenek Kolar in the second round of the French Open 2022.

Updated: May 27, 2022 15:47 IST

'Miss' and 'Mrs' to be removed from honours board of Wimbledon!

London [UK], May 27(ANI): To modernise the tournament, Wimbledon will remove the titles "Miss" and "Mrs" before the names of female winners on its honour roll to match the men's board. The Times newspaper reported.

Updated: May 27, 2022 14:52 IST

French Open: Qinwen stuns Simona Halep; Cornet knocks out Ostapenko

Paris [France], May 27 (ANI): Zheng Qinwen of China clutched the biggest win of her career in the second round of French Open 2022 on Thursday, as she defeated 2018 champion Simona Halep of Romania.

Updated: May 27, 2022 14:51 IST

Aim is to take wicket in desperate times: Arshdeep Singh for T20 series against SA

Amritsar (Punjab) [India], May 27 (ANI): Arshdeep Singh, Punjab Kings pacer who has built his reputation for bowling death overs in the 2022 IPL, said his aim is to take a wicket whenever the Indian team desperately needs him in the T20I series against South Africa.

Updated: May 27, 2022 14:31 IST

French Open: Iga Swiatek stroms into R3; Sabalenka eases past Brengle

Paris [France], May 27 (ANI): Unstoppable World No.1 Iga Swiatek pulled up her 30th consecutive win at the French Open on Thursday as she defeated Alison Riske of America in the second round.

Updated: May 27, 2022 14:20 IST

Women's T20 Challenge: Dhoni's World Cup-winning six inspires Velocity's Kiran Navgire to do better

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 27 (ANI): After entering the final of the Women's T20 Challenge, Velocity star batter Kiran said MS Dhoni's 2011 World Cup-winning six inspires her to do better.

Updated: May 27, 2022 14:15 IST

Virender Sehwag feels Test cricket is ultimate form of game

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 27 (ANI): After dominating Test cricket for over a decade, former India opening batter Virender Sehwag said that the longest format is the ultimate form of the game.

Updated: May 27, 2022 14:08 IST

Ravi Shastri turns 60; Sachin Tendulkar extends birthday greetings

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 27 (ANI): Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar extended wishes to Ravi Shastri, the former Indian coach as he turned 60 on Friday.

Updated: May 27, 2022 13:44 IST

We need to live up to expectations now, says Hockey player Savita Punia

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 27 (ANI): Indian Women's Hockey player Savita Punia said that they need to live up to expectations and perform well in every tournament following their successful outing in Tokyo Olympics last year.

Updated: May 27, 2022 13:02 IST

NZ seamer Lea Tahuhu loses New Zealand's central contract for 2022-23

Wellington [New Zealand], May 27 (ANI): New Zealand's fast bowler Lea Tahuhu is among those who have been snubbed from New Zealand's central contract list as six new players earn deals.

Updated: May 27, 2022 12:26 IST

Women's T20 Challenge: Velocity's Kiran Navgire loves hitting sixes

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 27 (ANI): After securing a place in the final of the Women's T20 Challenge on Thursday, Velocity's batter Kiran Navigire said that she was excited to bat against Trailblazers and she added that she loves hitting maximums.

Updated: May 27, 2022 12:22 IST

India's Praggnanandhaa loses Chessable Masters' title to China's Ding Liren

New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): After a successful campaign in the Chessable Masters online rapid chess tournament, Indian Grandmaster Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa lost to China's Ding Liren in the final on Friday.

Updated: May 27, 2022 10:01 IST