Sunday, Sep 23 2018 | Time 21:20 Hrs(IST)
  • PM to inaugurate Sikkim's first-ever airport: Dr Jitendra Singh
  • No plans to launch new party: Alagiri
  • Sunil Gavaskar impressed with Rohit Sharma’s captaincy acumen
  • KCR can stoop down to any level to win next polls : Uttam
  • Third round delivers competitive series in Women’s World Twenty20
  • Congress is the most corrupt party: Maurya
  • One cannot expect anything better from Pakistan, says Army Chief Gen Rawat
  • Asia Cup : India restrict Pakistan to 237 in Super Four Match
  • For Modi, its 'India First' : BJP tells Cong on Nawaz Sharif calling Manmohan 'dehati aurat'
  • BJP's North Dinajpur district president arrested for provocation, Mukul, Roopa and Locket visit Islampur
  • TDP MLA’s killed for mining of bauxite
  • TDP MLAs murder case: Tension grips as mob set police stations on fire
  • MLA and a former MLA shot dead by Maoists in Visakhapatnam district
  • Rahul says FM lying on Rafale, says PM should call JPC to establish the full truth
  • No cash crunch; SBI will continue to lend NBFCs : SBI Chairman
Sports Share

India opts for indoor practice as rain plays spoilsport

Ranchi, Oct 6 (UNI) Team India opted for an indoor practice session for the second consecutive day on Friday as their practice pitches were washed out due to the continuous heavy rains.

Earlier yesterday, the home side had to call of their practices due to the heavy showers in the evening. Today, the team reached the iconic Jharkhand States Cricket Association (JSCA) stadium at 1330 hrs however, before that it started drizzling and later gained pace following which covers were put on the ground.

The team waited for the weather to clear out to practice on the ground but as luck would have it few of them started playing football at players enclosure itself after which the team management decided to opt for indoor practice.

With the local weather office predicting more rainfall tomorrow, it remains interesting to be seen whether the game commences on time.
More News

Third round delivers competitive series in Women’s World Twenty20

23 Sep 2018 | 9:01 PM

Dubai, Sep 23 (UNI) The latest two series in the third round of the ICC Women’s
Championship delivered closely-fought games and propelled West Indies out of
the bottom half of the table as the teams test their competitive edge with the ICC
Women’s World Twenty20 2018 less than 50 days away.

 Sharesee more..

Asia Cup : India restrict Pakistan to 237 in Super Four Match

23 Sep 2018 | 8:49 PM

Dubai, Sep 23 (UNI) Shoaib Malik (78) and his captain Sarfraz Ahmed (44), added 107 runs for the fourth wicket which helped Pakistan to score 237 for seven in the Super Eight match of the Asia Cup cricket tournament against India on Sunday.

 Sharesee more..

23 Sep 2018 | 8:47 PM

The Premier Skills Phase 2 training in Kolkata was led by Premier League Coach Educator Jeremy Weeks, and was supported by UK Club Coaches Jonathan Garside from Everton FC and Dominic Edwards and Rakim Richards both from Tottenham Hotspur FC.

 Sharesee more..

Football festival with youngsters concludes Premier skills training in Kolkata

23 Sep 2018 | 8:44 PM

Kolkata, Sep 23 (UNI) The Premier Skills Phase 2 training in Kolkata ended with a bright and energetic football festival with 80 children from the city being taught math through football on the ground.

 Sharesee more..

India to fly China for first time to play a friendly against national side on Oct 13

23 Sep 2018 | 8:06 PM

New Delhi, Sep 23 (UNI) Indian supreme football body on Sunday announced that as part of their preparation for the forthcoming AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019, the Indian National Team will be playing a
friendly against strong China on October 13.

 Sharesee more..