July 06, 2022

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July 6, Indian sports news wrap

July 6, Indian sports news wrap

TENNIS AITA women’s tournament: Shefali beats Joel Jhajjar: Second seed Shefali Arora fought her way past lucky loser Joell Nichole 7-5, 6-4 in the quarterfinals of the Rs.100,000 AITA women’s tennis tournament at the Joygaon Academy on Wednesday. In the semifinals, Shefali will play fourth seed Hitakam...
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Australia’s Steve Smith unfazed by ‘Bazball’

Australia’s Steve Smith unfazed by ‘Bazball’

Australia’s Steve Smith said on Wednesday he found England’s new attacking “Bazball” approach entertaining to watch, but questioned whether it was sustainable. England has won all four Tests under new coach Brendon “Baz” McCullum and skipper Ben Stokes with a fearless new mentality, including thrashing...
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Well begun is half done

Well begun is half done

There’s a truism in the saying that a captain or a coach is only as good as the players under them. If the players are not good enough, no matter how brilliant a captain or a coach is, the team is not going to be successful. That said, a captain and a coach can make ...
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Flattering to deceive

Flattering to deceive

A resurgent England exposed a recalcitrant India in a stirring five-day show at Birmingham. It was a lesson in discipline and skills that showed India in a bad light. In fact, the incorrigible ways of India once again underlined the fact that there is a huge gap between the team’s strengths in red-ball...
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SL-W vs IND-W: India eyes Sri Lankan whitewash

SL-W vs IND-W: India eyes Sri Lankan whitewash

A confident India will look to complete the formalities and assert their supremacy by completing a whitewash of Sri Lanka in the third and final women’s ODI here on Thursday. Playing ODI cricket for the first time since the talismanic Mithali Raj retired from the game, the Indian team won the open...
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Sania Mirza at Wimbledon – through the years

Sania Mirza at Wimbledon – through the years

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza, along with her Croatian partner Mate Pavic, faces second-seeded British-American pair of Neal Skupski and Desirae Krawczyk in the mixed doubles semifinal at Wimbledon on Wednesday. This is already the best performance in the mixed doubles category at the All England Lawn...
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July 5, Indian sports news wrap

July 5, Indian sports news wrap

BADMINTON CWG-bound women’s doubles pair of Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand exits from Malaysia Masters Kuala Lumpur, Jul 5 (PTI) India’s Commonwealth Games-bound women’s doubles duo of Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand made a first round exit from the Malaysia Masters badminton to...
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“Let The Match Slip Away…”: Skipper Jasprit Bumrah Underlines Reason Behind India’s Loss To England In Edgbaston Test | Cricket News

“Let The Match Slip Away…”: Skipper Jasprit Bumrah Underlines Reason Behind India’s Loss To England In Edgbaston Test | Cricket News

India stand-in captain Jasprit Bumrah on Tuesday attributed his side’s defeat to England in the rescheduled fifth Test here to the batting failure in the second innings, saying they let the match slip away from their hands after dominating major part of it. England rode on Joe Root and Jonny Bairs...
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July 5, Indian sports news wrap

July 5, Indian sports news wrap

BADMINTON CWG-bound women’s doubles pair of Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand exits from Malaysia Masters Kuala Lumpur, Jul 5 (PTI) India’s Commonwealth Games-bound women’s doubles duo of Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand made a first round exit from the Malaysia Masters badminton to...
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AC Milan completes Divock Origi free transfer signing

AC Milan completes Divock Origi free transfer signing

AC Milan has completed the signing of former Liverpool striker Divock Origi on a free transfer, the Serie A champion confirmed on Tuesday. Origi left Liverpool after eight years in England at the end of last season, having fallen down the pecking order at the club. He has signed a deal until June 2026 i...
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Spain’s Putellas injures knee ahead of Euros

Spain’s Putellas injures knee ahead of Euros

Spain midfielder and women’s Ballon d’Or winner Alexia Putellas has injured her knee ahead of the women’s European Championship, the Spanish football federation (RFEF) said on Tuesday. Putellas, who was also named the FIFA Best Women’s Player earlier this year, was at the heart o...
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