In The Spotlight
Amid the furore over water being used to maintain cricket pitches for IPL games in drought-hit Maharashtra, Sunrisers Hyderabad mentor VVS Laxman on Thursday said shifting matches is not a solution for what is now a national problem.
It's been a period of his career where he's displayed an unimaginable appetite for runs, the kind you don't expect from as explosive a batsman as the left-hander.
The news that India and Pakistan series won't take place was a dampener for their fans last year, but they don’t have to wait much to see both the sides competing against each other.
Whenever mainstay of Indian batting line-up Virat Kohli lands in Australia, he feels rejuvenated and charged up.
Stakes are so high in Indian cricket that even before the christening of their respective team names, Indian Premier League's two new franchises – Pune and Rajkot – were pitted against each other in the player draft on Tuesday.
Sachin Tendulkar said ending open defecation and achieving sanitation for all in India, takes a genuine team effort.
Secret files exposing evidence of widespread suspected match-fixing at the top level of world tennis, including at Wimbledon, can be revealed by the BBC and BuzzFeed News.
Sania Mirza will look to carry forward her sparkling run with Swiss partner Martina Hingis while Rohan Bopanna will also be among the top contenders with Florin Mergea to win his first ever Grand Slam title when the Australian Open begins on Monday.