India vs England: Third Test, Day 5 scoreboard

Southampton, July 31 : The following is the final scoreboard on Day 5 of the third cricket Test between India and England at The Rose Bowl here Thursday:


England beat India by 266 runs, series level 1-1

Southampton, July 31 : England beat India by 266 runs in the third cricket Test at the Rose Bowl and drew the five-match Test series level 1-1 here Thursday.


Amalraj-Madhurika lose in TT mixed doubles fourth round

Glasgow, July 31 : India's Anthony Amalraj and Madhurika Patkar lost in the fourth round of the mixed doubles table tennis event of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Scotstoun Sports Campus here Thursday.


Paddlers Sharath, Shamini in mixed doubles quarters

Glasgow, July 31 : India's mixed doubles table tennis pair of Sharath Kamal and Shamini Kumaresan advanced to the quarter-finals of the 2014 Commonwealth Games here Thursday.


Sam Querrey ousted at Citi Open

Washington, July 31 : Sam Querrey of the US lost to Japanese star Kei Nishikori 4-6, 7-5, 4-6 at the Citi Open here.


Annu Rani nowhere near her best javelin mark

Glasgow, July 31 : India's Annu Rani failed to reproduce her best in the javelin event for women at the Commonwealth Games and finished eighth in a field of 12, measuring a distance of 56.37 metres here at Hampden Park Wednesday night.


Tino can still give his best on field: Sammy

Castries (St.Lucia), July 31 : St.Lucia Zouks captain Darren Sammy says temperamental Barbadian fast bowler Tino Best needs to live up to his seniority as a West Indian international following his on-field clash with Pakistani all-rounder Shoaib Malik last week.


Virat Kohli's significant dinner date with Michael Vaughan

Southampton, July 31 : Tuesday night, India batsman and vice-captain Virat Kohli had dinner with Michael Vaughan, former England captain, at a Brazilian restaurant in Southampton. This was revealed by the latter on BBC Radio.


Commonwealth Games medals tally

Glasgow, July 31 : England are back at the top of the medals table with 37 gold, 34 silver and 30 bronze in the 20th Commonwealth Games.


Wins for Sharath Kamal-Shamini, Amalraj-Madhurika

Glasgow, July 31 : The mixed doubles pairs of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Shamini Kumaresan and that of Anthony Amalraj and Madhurika Patkar won their respective third mixed doubles matches in the table tennis competition of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Scoutstoun Campus here Wednesday.


Grapplers clinch five medals, gold eludes India

Glasgow, July 31 : Virtually taking over where their compatriot shooters signed off at the range, Indian wrestlers rained medals picking up four silvers and a bronze, but the gold eluded the nation on day seven of competition at the Commonwealth Games here Wednesday.


Five Indian boxers reach CWG semis

Glasgow, July 31 : Indian boxers Pinki Jangra, L. Sarita Devi, Devendro Singh, Mandeep Jangra and Vijender Singh reached the semi-finals of the Commonwealth Games in their respective categories at the SECC Hall here Wednesday.


Mixed day for India in lawn bowls

Glasgow, July 31 : It was a mixed day for Indians in 2014 Commonwealth Games lawn bowls, as Sam Bahadur won both his men's singles match while the women's team lost their pairs match but won in triples at the Kelvingrove Lawn Bowls centre here Wednesday.


England in driving seat against India

Southampton, July 31 : England look set to level the five-match series 1-1 after reducing India, who still need 333 runs to win, to 112 for four at stumps on day four of the third cricket Test at The Rose Bowl here Wednesday.


Indian doubles squash players earn group wins

Glasgow, July 31 : India's doubles squash players earned wins in their respective categories at the Commonwealth Games here Wednesday.


Indian medal winners at 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Glasgow, July 31 : The following is the list of Indian medal winners at the 2014 Commonwealth Games here:


Pinki, Sarita, Devendro reach CWG boxing semis

Glasgow, July 31 : Indian boxers Pinki Jangra, L. Sarita Devi and Devendro Singh made the semi-finals of the Commonwealth Games in their respective categories at the SECC Hall here Wednesday.


Scoreboard: India vs England, day 4, third Test

Southampton, July 31 : The following is the scoreboard at stumps on day four of the third cricket Test between India and England at The Rose Bowl here Wednesday:


Gold eludes Indian wrestlers, get 4 silvers, 1 bronze

Glasgow, July 31 : After a day of highs, there was disappointment in store for Indian wrestlers as they only garnered four silver medals and a bronze in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the SECC Hall here Wednesday.


India hopeful of beating South Africa for semi-final berth

Glasgow, July 30 : India will be looking to erase memories of their loss to Australia when they face-off against South Africa in their last group match for a place in the semi-finals of the men's hockey competition of the 2014 Commonwealth Games here Thursday.


With India 319 runs behind, England in firm control

Southampton, July 30 : England were in firm control at lunch on day four of the third cricket Test after bowling out India for 330 runs and choosing not to apply the follow-on. The hosts then sped to 80 for two in their second outing to extend their lead over the visitors to 319 runs at The Rose Bowl here Wednesday.


Lunch scoreboard: India vs England, day 4, third Test

Southampton, July 30 : The following is the day four lunch scoreboard of the third cricket Test between India and England at The Rose Bowl here Wednesday:


India 330 all out, England 80/2 at lunch

Southampton, July 30 : England bowled out India for 330 and then were batting on 80/2 in their second innings at lunch on the fourth day of the third cricket Test at The Rose Bowl here Wednesday.


CWG: Gowda tops qualification in men's discus throw

Glasgow, July 30 : Indian athlete Vikas Gowda advanced to the men's discus throw final, topping qualification round 1 at the Hampden Park Stadium here Wednesday.


Haryana enhances reward for Asian, Commonwealth Games winners

Chandigarh, July 30 : Gold medal winners in the Asian Games and the Commonwealth Games from Haryana will now get cash rewards respectively of Rs.2 crore and Rs.1 crore, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda announced Wednesday.


England bowl out India for 330, decide against follow-on

Southampton, July 30 : Clinching the remaining two Indian wickets in a jiffy, England bowled out India for 330 -- 239 runs behind -- but chose not to enforce the follow-on on the fourth day of the third cricket Test at The Rose Bowl here Wednesday.


Harm van Veldhoven appointed Delhi Dynamos manager

New Delhi, July 30 : Indian Super League (ISL) side Delhi Dynamos FC Wednesday appointed Harm van Veldhoven as their manager.


Indian medal winners at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Glasgow, July 30 : With 10 golds, 15 silvers and 11 bronzes, India are placed sixth in the 2014 Commonwealth Games medal tally.


CWG: Indian shuttler Thulasi reaches women's singles last 16

Glasgow, July 30 : Indian shuttler P.C. Thulasi advanced to the last 16 of women's singles badminton event of the 2014 Commonwealth Games with a facile victory over Northern Ireland's Sinead Chambers at the Emirates Arena here Wednesday.


Narayan Singh finishes 8th in men's hammer throw finals

Glasgow, July 30 : Indian athlete Chandrodaya Narayan Singh could only manage an eighth place finish in the men's hammer throw finals of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Hampden Park Stadium here.


Commonwealth Games medals tally

Glasgow, July 30 : Australia continue to lead the 2014 Commonwealth Games medals tally followed by England and Canada at the beginning of the seventh day. India are sixth with 10 golds, 15 silvers and 11 bronzes.


CWG boxing: Sarita in quarters; Sumit, Manoj, Pooja lose

Glasgow, July 30 : Three Indian boxers bowed out of the Commonwealth Games on a disastrous night here Tuesday.


Indian weightlifter Chandrakant Mali gets bronze

Glasgow, July 30 : Weightlifter Chandrakant Mali won the bronze medal in the men's 94kg category bringing home the 10th medal for India in the day at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday.


Medals tally at Commonwealth Games

Glasgow, July 30 : Australia are leading the medals tally with 33 gold, 28 silver and 37 bronze on the fifth day of the 20th Commonwealth Games.


Shooters, wrestlers inspire India's medal rush in Commonwealth Games

Glasgow, July 30 : Shooters and wrestlers put on a stunning show as India grabbed nine medals, including three gold medals, in what was their best show so far in the 2014 Commonwealth Games here Tuesday.


Sushil leads India's gold rush win wrestling (Wrestling Roundup)

Glasgow, July 30 : Sushil Kumar led the charge as Indian wrestlers put on a stunning show in the Commonwealth Games winning three of the five gold medals on offer here Tuesday.


Boxer Sarita in quarters, Manoj ousted

Glasgow, July 30 : Indian pugilist won L. Sarita Devi won her women's 57-60 kg opening bout to proceed to the quarterfinals of the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday.


Shuttlers Srikanth, Gurusaidutt reach Round of 32

Glasgow, July 30 : Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt won their respective matches to enter the men's singles Round of 32 at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday.


Indian shooters bring home five more medals (Shooting Roundup)

Glasgow, July 30 : Trigger happy Indian shooters had a gala outing at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday as they brought in five more medals -- two silvers and three bronzes -- from their respective events with the gold remaining elusive.


Scoreboard: India vs England, day 3, third Test

Southampton, July 29 : The following is the day three scoreboard of the third cricket Test between India and England at The Rose Bowl here Tuesday:


Onerous twin task for India (Analysis)

Southampton, July 29 : India have an onerous twin task of having to compile runs and consume time to save the 3rd Test match to maintain their 1-0 lead in the five-Test series.


Indian batsmen continue to struggle against England's bowling attack in second Test

London, July 29 : Indian is currently trailing England by 461 runs with seven wickets remaining as the visitors batsmen are struggling against the pacing attack from the hosts on the third day of the second Test at Southampton.


Litigation between Sethi, Ashraf has harmed PCB, cricket in Pak: SC

Karachi, July 29 : The Pakistani Supreme Court observed on Monday that the proceedings between two former chairmen of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Najam Sethi and Muhammad Zaka Ashraf had caused immense harm to the board and cricket at the domestic and international level.


Rajput clinches men's 50m rifle 3 positions silver, Narang bronze

Glasgow, July 29 : Indian shooters Sanjeev Rajput and Gagan Narang claimed the silver and bronze, respectively, in the men's 50-metre rifle 3 positions at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday.


Sandhu beats Diamond to clinch bronze

Glasgow, July 29 : Former World Champion Manavjit Singh Sandhu continued India's downpour of medals from shooting when he clinched the men's trap bronze by defeating Australia's two-time Olympic champion Michael Diamond at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday.


India 355 runs behind, lose further ground to England (Tea report)

Southampton, July 29 : England made further inroads into the Indian batting line-up reducing the visitors, who are still 355 runs behind, to 214 for five in the first innings at tea on day three of the third cricket Test at The Rose Bowl here Tuesday.


Tea scoreboard: India vs England, day 3, third Test

Southampton, July 29 : The following is the scoreboard at tea on day three of the third cricket Test between India and England at The Rose Bowl here Tuesday:


Manpreet, Chandi get 100th international cap

Glasgow, July 29 : India mid-fielder Manpreet Singh and forward Gurwinder Singh Chandi got their 100th cap against Australia in their penultimate group game in the hockey competition at the 2014 Commonwealth Games here Tuesday.


Lajja qualifies for women's 50m rifle 3 positions final

Glasgow, July 29 : Indian shooter Lajja Gauswami qualified for the women's 50-metre rifle 3 positions final at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday.


Do or die match for India eves against South Africa

Glasgow, July 29 : After a massive 14-0 thrashing of Trinidad and Tobago, India eves will be looking to continuing their dominating form when they face South Africa in their next group match of the hockey competition at the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre here Wednesday.


Harpreet wins men's 25m rapid fire pistol silver

Glasgow, July 29 : Shooter Harpreet Singh opened India's medal count Tuesday by clinching the silver in the men's 25-metre rapid fire pistol finals at the Commonwealth Games here.


India's top players have little respect for Chess Olympiad

By Venkatachari Jagannathan, Chennai, July 29 : At a time when world's top rated players will be playing in the chess Olympiad, the absence of former world champion Viswanathan Anand, world number 27 Pendyala Harikrishna and other top rated players from the Indian team is very strange, say chess players from India and abroad.


India eyes four gold medals from wrestlers

Glasgow, July 29 : Indian wrestlers Sushil Kumar, Amit Kumar, Rajeev Tomar and Vinesh Phogat are just a match away from bagging gold medals in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) here Tuesday.


ICC bans Moeen Ali from wearing 'Save Gaza' wristbands

Southampton, July 29 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) has banned England batsman Moeen Ali from wearing "Save Gaza" and "Free Palestine" wristbands for the remainder of the third Test against India at The Rose Bowl here.


Bell returns to former form as England dominated India on day two of third Test

London, July 29 : England batsman Ian Bell returned to his former form with a first hundred after almost a year as the hosts dominated the second day of the third Test against India in Southampton.


Mansher, Sandhu qualify for men's trap semis

Glasgow, July 29 : Indian shooters Mansher Singh and Manavjit Singh Sandhu qualified for the men's trap semi-finals at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday.


Proteas reclaim No 1 Test position on ICC leaderboard post Lanka series win

Johannesburg, July 29 : The South Africa Test team has reclaimed their number one Test position on the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Team Championship after defeated Sri Lanka 1-0 in the two-match Test series in Colombo.


Lunch scoreboard: India vs England, day 3, third Test

Southampton, July 29 : The following is the scoreboard at lunch on day three of the third cricket Test between India and England at The Rose Bowl here Tuesday:


England tighten grip on Test, India 108/3, trail by 461 (Lunch report)

Southampton, July 29 : England tightened their grip on the third cricket Test reducing India, who trail by 461 runs, to 108 for three at lunch on day three at The Rose Bowl here Tuesday.


Bell backs Buttler to become England's regular match-winner in Test

Karachi, July 29 : England batsman Ian Bell has backed Jos Buttler to become their squad's regular match-winner in Test cricket after the wicketkeeper-batsman made a spectacular impact on his debut in the third Test against India.