Kohli’s legacy of creating benchmarks has left headache for his successor, says Ravichandran Ashwin

Seasoned off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Sunday penned an emotional note for former India skipper Virat Kohli following his decision to step down as Test captain. Kohli on Saturday stepped down as India’s Test captain after leading the side for seven years. Ashwin said Kohli’s legacy as a captain will stand for the kind of […]

Bundesliga: Lewandowski hat-trick in Munich’s win helps striker reach 300 league goals

Robert Lewandowski added another feather to his illustrious cap on Saturday after the Polish striker smashed a hat-trick in Bayern Munich’s 4-0 win against Cologne bringing the 33-year-old to 300 goals in Germany’s top division. He is only the second player to reach that milestone after Gerd Muller did so against Hertha Berlin in […]

Mohammad Nabi rules himself out as Afghanistan named squad for Netherlands ODIs

Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) selection committee has announced the 18-member squad for the upcoming ODI series against the Netherlands which gets underway from January 21. Afghanistan and Netherlands will lock in a three-match ODI series from January 21 in Doha. The ODI series is part of the ICC Cricket World Cup Super League, which […]

Australian Open will be great with or without Novak Djokovic, says Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal on Saturday said the Australian Open is much more important than any one player while talking about his rival Novak Djokovic, who is currently fighting deportation from Australia. Ahead of the start of the season’s first Grand Slam on Monday, Nadal at Melbourne Park in his pre-event press conference said: “Australian Open will […]

ICC Test Bowling Rankings: Ashwin holds onto second spot, Jamieson reaches third position

New Zealand fast bowler Kyle Jamieson has advanced eight places to a career-best third position in the ICC Men’s Test Player Rankings after a fine show in the two-match ICC World Test Championship series against Bangladesh that ended in a 1-1 draw. The 27-year-old, who finished with eight wickets including six in the second Test in […]