“No Excuse”: N Jagadeesan Apologizes For Obscene Gesture When Mankaded In TNPL

“No Excuse”: N Jagadeesan Apologizes For Obscene Gesture When Mankaded In TNPL

N Jagadeesan reacts after being dismissed in the TNPL season opener.© Twitter Wicketkeeper-batsman N Jagadeesan on Thursday apologized after making derogatory remarks after being dismissed in the opening match of the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL). Jagadeesan was mankaded by Baba Aparajith during the match between Nellai Royal Kings and Chepauk Super Gillies and as…

Former England star Wayne Rooney resigns as Derby county manager

Former England star Wayne Rooney resigns as Derby county manager

Former Manchester United and England star Wayne Rooney has resigned as manager of the troubled derby as the club prepare for its first season in the third tier in 36 years. Rooney was unable to keep Derby in the championship last season after being affected by a 21-point cut to the beleaguered club as punishment…

England vs New Zealand: Daryl Mitchell, Tom Blundell add up most partnership runs for Kiwis during a Test series

England vs New Zealand: Daryl Mitchell, Tom Blundell add up most partnership runs for Kiwis during a Test series

Daryl Mitchell, Tom Blundell put on 120 runs for New Zealand in the first innings of the third Test.© Twitter All-rounder Daryl Mitchell and wicketkeeper-batsman Tom Blundell have so far added the highest partnership runs for New Zealand during a Test series, adding 611 runs. Both made this record during the third Test against England…

Mohammed Shami, Rishabh Pant shine on Day 2 of India vs Leicestershire Tour game

Mohammed Shami, Rishabh Pant shine on Day 2 of India vs Leicestershire Tour game

Mohammed Shami and Ravindra Jadeja took three wickets each for Team India.© BCCI Mohammed Shami and Ravindra Jadeja took three wickets each, while Shardul Thakur and Mohammad Siraj took two wickets each to help Team India bounce back on the second day of the warm-up match. India declared at 246/8 by overnight score. Mohammed Shami…

England v New Zealand, 3rd Test, Day 2: England 264/6 at stumps, trail New Zealand by 65 runs

England v New Zealand, 3rd Test, Day 2: England 264/6 at stumps, trail New Zealand by 65 runs

England last week played bold and aggressive cricket under the new leadership pair of captain Ben Stokes and coach Brendon McCullum to take a 2-0 lead in the three-match series. But England lost six wickets within 12 overs, mostly due to good bowling by the Test world champions, not the mounted batting. Bairstow and Overton,…

Simona Halep out of Bad Homburg ahead of Wimbledon due to injury

Simona Halep out of Bad Homburg ahead of Wimbledon due to injury

Simona Halep withdrew from the semi-finals of the WTA tournament due to a neck injury.© AFP Simona Halep’s Wimbledon hopes suffered a blow on Friday when she withdrew from the semi-finals of the WTA tournament in Bad Homburg with a neck injury. 2019 Wimbledon champion Halep was kicked out of the grass-court tournament in Germany…

Sri Lanka vs Australia, 5th ODI report: Alex Carey, bowlers give Australia consolation win over Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka vs Australia, 5th ODI report: Alex Carey, bowlers give Australia consolation win over Sri Lanka

Wicketkeeper-batsman Alex Carey’s unbeaten 45 and inspired bowling propelled Australia to a consolation four-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the fifth one-day international on Friday. Australia bowled out the hosts for 160, a difficult total on a pitch suited to Colombo’s bowling, with the tourists overhauled with 10.3 overs to spare. Fast bowlers Josh Hazlewood,…

Wimbledon 2022: Serena Williams to face Harmony Tan in first round

Wimbledon 2022: Serena Williams to face Harmony Tan in first round

File photo of Serena Williams.© AFP The eagerly awaited return of Serena Williams to Wimbledon will take place against French debut Harmony Tan in the first round of the Grand Slam event as the American star returns to singles after a year. The initial focus in the Grand Slam event will be on Williams, the…

“Thank You Australia”: Heartwarming gesture from Sri Lankan fans to tourists.  see photos

“Thank You Australia”: Heartwarming gesture from Sri Lankan fans to tourists. see photos

Sri Lankan cricket fans hold banners to thank Australian team for touring the country Sri Lankan cricket fans expressed their gratitude to the visiting Australian cricket team during the 5th and final ODI between the two teams. Fans gathered in stadiums during the limited overs series with “Thank You Australia” banners. Sri Lanka is reeling…