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On the bowling front, the spinner scalped 8 wickets and he just conceded 15 runs in his quota of four overs. (Photo: Rajasthan Royals/Twitter)

K Gowtham smashes T20 records with incredible all-round figures

The 30-year-old went on to make 134 runs and take eight wickets in a T20 match against Shimoga Lions.

Ashwell Prince

South Africa cricket is in transition phase: Ashwell Prince

A few players from the ‘A’ side are expected to make it to the senior Proteas squad.

Sanjay Bangar and Ravi Shastri.

Batting coach Sanjay Bangar’s ouster is baffling

Bangar had been widely lauded for his expertise by all and sundry in the country’s cricket establishment till not too long back.

Archer went on to take five wickets in his debut Test match and he entered the ICC Test match bowler's rankings at the 83rd position. (Photo: ICC/Twitter)

Watch: Barmy Army hails England pacer Jofra Archer

The Aussies were left at 171/6 at the close of play on day two with Marnus Labuschagne still at the crease.

Jadeja was chosen over spinner Ravichandran Ashwin for the first Test match. (Photo: AP)

'Was just trying to give my best', says Ravindra Jadeja after scoring half-century against Windies

India was in a spot of bother at 189/6, but Jadeja stayed out there in the middle with the tailenders to propel India to 297 runs.


Wimbledon finalists Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are on a semi-final collision course at the US Open after they were placed in the same half of the draw on Thursday. (Photo:AFP)

Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer might meet at US Open Semis

Djokovic will start his campaign against Roberto Carballes Baena, while Federer will play Australian John Millman.

Roger Federer, seeded third, remained unruffled by a one-hour rain interruption at 2-2 in the second set, eventually defeating Argentina's Juan Ignacio Londero 6-3, 6-4 to reach the third round at the event he has won seven times. Defending champion Novak Djokovic double faulted three times as he dropped serve in the opening game against Sam Querrey but quickly put things right and pulled away for a 7-5, 6-1 victory over the American. (Photo:AP)

Rogers Cup: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic advance in Cincinnati

For Djokovic and Federer, back in action for the first time since the Serb's victory over the Swiss in the Wimbledon final.

Dipika Pallikal

Where is the real coach? asks Dipika Pallikal

Recently, the SRFI refused to accept Dipika’s local coach A. Parthiban for government’s cash incentive.

It has been a roller-coaster 12 months for Japan’s Naomi Osaka since her dramatic victory over Serena Williams in the US Open final last year. (Photo:AFP)

Naomi Osaka seeks form, fitness and fun ahead of US Open

Osaka is adamant she will defend her title, saying she would most likely play in New York even against her doctor’s wishes.


The draw cost United top spot in the Premier League standings, leading to a handful of supporters racially abusing the Frenchman. (Photo: AP)

Manchester United condemn online racist abuse of Paul Pogba after penalty miss

Pogba won a late penalty but had his effort from the spot saved by Wolves goalkeeper Rui Patricio.

Egypt and Liverpool star Mohamed Salah has reignited heated views about a sexual harassment scandal involving his national team-mate Amr Warda in a CNN interview which aired Monday. (Photo: File)

Mohamed Salah U-turn on teammate's harassment scandal divides Egyptians

Warda was kicked out of Egypt's squad over multiple claims of sexual misconduct that surfaced online in June.

Wales manager Ryan Giggs said that he always told Gareth Bale that he is at a 'fantastic club' Real Madrid and hoping for the 30-year-old's stay at the club. (Photo:AFP)

Gareth Bale ‘is at a fantastic club’: Ryan Giggs

Bale assisted his club as Real Madrid won the match by 3-1 over Celta Viga.

Star striker Mohamed Salah accused the federation of misusing his image inside the country. (Photo: AFP)

FIFA appoints emergency committee to run Egyptian football

The governing body of world football said it had appointed a "normalisation committee" to "run the daily affairs" of the EFA.

Midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has signed a new long-term contract at Liverpool, the Premier League club have said. (Photo:AFP)

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain signs new long-term contract with Liverpool

The 26-year-old told the club’s website that the new deal would help him make up for lost time.

In Other sports

Indian golfers Tvesa Malik (from left) Neha Tripathi and Amandeep Drall pose with Indian Open trophy in New Delhi on Thursday. (Photo: BIPLAB BANERJEE)

Becky Morgan to defend title

Other leading international participants include Beth Allen and Becky Brewerton, both former LET Order of Merit winners.

In the third game, the world number 12 Mia did not give any chance to Nehwal to come back as she clinched the game 21-12 to win the one hour and 12 minutes long encounter. (Photo: AP)

BWF World Championships: Saina Nehwal crashes out of tournament, loses to Mia Blitchfeldt

With this defeat, Nehwal ended her journey in the tournament while Mia will proceed to the quarterfinals.

Yuvraj Singh Sandhu

Rookie Yuvraj registers maiden win

Gurugram’s Kushal Singh (58-63-58) came up with a last round of four-under-58 to take the runner-up spot in Karnal.

Srikanth, who is coming back after recovering from a knee problem, will face Israel's Misha Zilberman. (Photo: PTI)

BWF World Championships: Srikanth, Praneeth, Prannoy make winning start

The men's singles trio of Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth and H S Prannoy advanced to the second round.