SS Das named Indian women’s team batting coach | Cricket News

Das has honed his skills as a batting coach at the National Cricket Academy under Dravid’s guidance. (TOI Photo) NEW DELHI: Gutsy former India opener Shiv Sunder Das has been appointed the batting coach of the Indian women’s team for the tour of England and he is looking forward to using his coaching stint at … Read more

Dubai Asian boxing: So far no visas for 20-member Indian team | Boxing News

NEW DELHI: India’s participation in this month’s Asian Boxing Championships in Dubai looks doubtful as its 20-member team hasn’t got the visas, the Boxing Federation of India (BFI) secretary said on Monday. The competition is scheduled to start on May 21. The Indian team includes 10 women boxers. “The Indian men and women’s boxing teams … Read more

Cricket club comes to rescue of Indian researchers in southern Israeli city under attack from Hamas | Off the field News

The building of Beersheba Cricket Club has come to the rescue of several Indian researchers (Representational image – Twitter Photo) BEERSHEBA (Israel): A cricket club in the southern Israeli city of Beersheba has come to the rescue of several Indian researchers at the Ben-Gurion University in the Negev southern region, who had been struggling for … Read more

Indian para-athletics team for Tokyo Paralympics to be picked on June 15-16 | More sports News

Indian para-athletics team for Tokyo Paralympics to be picked on June 15-16 | More sports News

The Tokyo Paralympic Games are scheduled to be held from August 24 to September 5. NEW DELHI: The Indian para-athletics team for the Tokyo Paralympic Games in August-September will be picked during a to-day trial to be held here on June 15 and 16, the national governing body said. The trials will be conducted as … Read more

WTC final: Indian team can do outstanding things, says Hanuma Vihari | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Batsman Hanuma Vihari said that India are confident going into the World Test Championship (WTC) final despite the fact that they will be facing a difficult opponent in New Zealand. The match will be played at the Ageas Bowl from June 18 to 22. “I am trying to prepare in the best way … Read more

No hard quarantine for Indian football team in Qatar: Report | Football News

NEW DELHI: The Indian football team will not have to go through a hard quarantine of 10 days when they reach Qatar for a preparatory camp and the 2022 World Cup qualifiers that follow in June. According to a report in Goal.com, the Indian contingent will have to remain in the bio-secure environment and have … Read more

Vijay Shankar may switch teams in bid to stage a comeback to Indian team | Cricket News

Vijay Shankar may switch teams in bid to stage a comeback to Indian team | Cricket News

Vijay Shankar (Getty Images) NEW DELHI: All-rounder Vijay Shankar, who represented India at the 2019 World Cup but fell out of favour soon after, said he needs chances to bat up the order for Tamil Nadu and may not rule out switching to a different state team for that as he eyes return to the … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Japan’s entry ban will not affect Indian athletes, assures IOA chief Narinder Batra | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo Olympics: Japan's entry ban will not affect Indian athletes, assures IOA chief Narinder Batra | Tokyo Olympics News

NEW DELHI: With Japan restricting entry of people from India, Pakistan and Nepal due to the rise in COVID-19 cases, questions have been raised on whether the Indian athletes will also face issues in entering the country for the Tokyo Olympics. But Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President Narinder Batra has made it clear that all … Read more

Prima donna culture of Indian women’s team needs to end: WV Raman’s letter to Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid | Cricket News

Prima donna culture of Indian women's team needs to end: WV Raman's letter to Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid | Cricket News

WV Raman (TOI photo) NEW DELHI: Ousted Indian women’s cricket team coach WV Raman has written to BCCI president Sourav Ganguly, alleging that there is a “prima donna culture” in the national team and it needs to change. In the mail that has also been marked to National Cricket Academy head Rahul Dravid, Raman has … Read more

Indian shooters doing dry firing, will hit range on May 19 | More sports News

In quarantine till May 19, India’s Olympic-bound shooters are keeping themselves busy with dry firing in their respective hotel rooms at Zagreb before they hit the range next week. NEW DELHI: In quarantine till May 19, India’s Olympic-bound shooters are keeping themselves busy with dry firing in their respective hotel rooms at Zagreb before they … Read more