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IPL Auction: Bowlers call the shots

Mohit Sharma

On a day Indian Premier League franchisees took a conservative approach at the players’ auction on Saturday, team managements splurged on strengthening the bowling department, especially adding specia

The rise and rise of Nathu Singh

Nathu Singh

Three years later, the gamble has paid off. Nathu Singh’s rise has been spectacular.

Australia beats New Zealand by four wickets

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Australia’s John Hastings (left) and Mitchell Marsh celebrate their four-wicket win over New Zealand in the second one-day international at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington, New Zealand, on Saturday. — AP

ICC U-19 World Cup: Rishabh Pant guides India into semi-final

It was a day of double delight for young Rishabh Pant as he guided the India colts to the semifinal of the ICC U-19 World Cup here with a crushing 197-run win over Namibia besides fetching `1.9 crore

AB de Villiers powers South Africa to 262

South Africa captain A.B. de Villiers plays a shot during the second ODI against England in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.  --AP

England restricted South Africa to 262/7 in the second one-day international on Saturday after Reece Topley’s career-best 4/50 at St George’s Park.

More cricketers join Yuvraj’s cancer campaign

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Zaheer Khan joined Yuvraj Singh’s campaign to educate 100 cancer-affected kids on the World Cancer Day.

Nathu Singh, a labourer’s son, in IPL rich club

Nathu Singh

On Saturday, the name Nathu Singh must have surprised all, except a few who have been following this young fast bowler from Rajasthan.

IPL Auction: Windfall for uncapped players

Karun Nair

For a player who’s played just 21 IPL games, Delhi boy Pawan Negi’s life will never be the same again.

Onus on Pawan Negi to prove his credentials

Pawan Negi

Last Friday, Pawan Negi was on Cloud Nine. One Saturday, he had scaled cloud 8.5. I’ve taken the license of a paradox to highlight how his life has taken a dramatic twist over just two days.

Though the victory march of the Bharatiya Janata Party that began in 2014 was brought to a halt in 2015 with major setbacks in the Delhi and Bihar Assembly elections, there seems to be a reversal of t

The film Airlift is a commercial success. I was bewildered by its repeated attempts to suppress what is true and suggest what is false.