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Superb sub Ollie Watkins!

Substitute Ollie scores 90th-minute winner as England rally to beat the Netherlands 2-1 in semi-final; coach Gareth Southgate wary of finalists Spain in Sunday’s showdown

12 July,2024 07:26 AM IST | AFP
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King Charles III sends request to Kane & Co

“If I may encourage you to secure victory before the need for any last minute wonder-goals or another penalties drama, I am sure the stresses on the nation’s collective heart rate and blood pressure would be greatly alleviated! Good luck, England,” he said

12 July,2024 07:28 AM IST | AFP
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Ugly scenes mar beautiful game as players, public clash in the stands

Majority of the spectators were supporting Colombia, but there was no segregation between them and Uruguayan fans. Several Uruguay players, including Nunez, climbed into the crowd and the fighting continued for several minutes until police intervened

12 July,2024 07:30 AM IST | AFP
Cricket News

"He’ll bring some fire": Kallis on Gambhir being appointed as India's head coach

Ex-South African stars Dale Steyn and Jacques Kallis laud Gautam Gambhir’s appointment as India coach; say his aggressive nature will benefit team

12 July,2024 07:22 AM IST | IANS
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Champions Trophy 2025: Team India unlikely to travel to Pakistan

The Pakistan Cricket Board has proposed that the Champions Trophy will be scheduled from February 19 to March 9 with all the matches to take place across three major cities—Karachi, Rawalpindi and Lahore—refusing to opt for a hybrid model for India’s matches

12 July,2024 07:17 AM IST | Agencies
Cricket News

Former Mumbai all-rounder Dodu no more

Deobhakta’s toil involved leaving his Agashi home, five kms from Virar, in the wee hours of the morning to reach various Mumbai venues for inter-club and inter-office cricket matches

12 July,2024 07:34 AM IST | A Correspondent
Cricket News

How Gavaskar got Sachin to make a ‘comeback’

Among those who were asked to speak about their experiences with Gavaskar, was Anil Joshi, who was Gavaskar’s teammate at Nirlon

12 July,2024 07:37 AM IST | Subodh Mayure
Cricket News

Cream of world cricket arrive for Sunny’s b’day bash in London

And to say the Bombay Brasserie restaurant near Gloucester Road tube station in Central London had cricket in the air would be an understatement

12 July,2024 07:41 AM IST | Debasish Datta | Christalle Fernandes
Cricket News

Wanindu Hasaranga steps down as Sri Lanka's captain in T20Is

India will tour Sri Lanka for a limited-overs series which begins with the three T20Is to be played on July 26, 27 and 29 at Pallekele, followed by three ODIs in Colombo

12 July,2024 07:12 AM IST | Agencies
Cricket News

Debutant Smith helps England take big lead

The wicketkeeper, who turned 24 today, produced the fifth fifty of the innings after Zak Crawley (76), Ollie Pope (57), Joe Root (68) and Harry Brook (50) had all previously reached the landmark

12 July,2024 07:44 AM IST | Agencies
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Making semis at SW19 is Musetti’s best day in life

Italian 25th seed Musetti defeated 13th-ranked Taylor Fritz of the United States 3-6, 7-6 (7/5), 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 and will face seven-time champion Novak Djokovic for a place in the final

12 July,2024 07:47 AM IST | AFP
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A match to remember!

Jasmine Paolini says defeating Croatian Donna Vekic 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (10-8) to become first Italian woman to make a Wimbledon final, will remain special

12 July,2024 07:49 AM IST | AFP
ENG skipper Stokes pinpoints reason behind Atkinson's success vs WI at Lord's

ENG skipper Stokes pinpoints reason behind Atkinson's success vs WI at Lord's

Following the retirement of fellow teammate, James Anderson, Ben Stokes said that he has inspired many people with his incredible career. Gus Atkinson received the "Player of the Match" award for his stellar performance against West Indies

12 July,2024 10:40 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Here's why PAK pacer Shaheen Afridi's had 'heated argument' with Mohammad Yousuf

Here's why PAK pacer Shaheen Afridi's had 'heated argument' with Mohammad Yousuf

Sources informed Geo News that Shaheen and Yousuf exchanged heated words, but later, the pacer apologised to him

12 July,2024 10:22 PM IST | Karachi | ANI
Richards poses with his portrait at Lord's during ENG vs WI 1st Test

Richards poses with his portrait at Lord's during ENG vs WI 1st Test

In the course of a career that had 121 Test matches and lasted until 1993 scoring 8540 runs, Vivian Richards distinguished himself as one of the most feared and productive batsmen of all time

12 July,2024 10:05 PM IST | London | ANI

"Gautam Gambhir will be a team coach": Avesh Khan

Avesh Khan who earlier played under Gautam Gambhir's mentorship during his stint with Lucknow Super Giants shared a few insights about his style. Having played in three T20Is against Zimbabwe, Avesh Khan has claimed six wickets at the Harare Sports Club

12 July,2024 08:52 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

"You've inspired generations with your game": Tendulkar on James Anderson

James Anderson pulled the curtains to his test career which saw him play 188 Test matches. He played his last match against West Indies which ended in England's favour. The pacer has dismissed Sachin Tendulkar for the maximum number of times in Test Cricket which is nine

12 July,2024 08:04 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
James Anderson bows out of Test cricket with a win over West Indies

James Anderson bows out of Test cricket with a win over West Indies

James Anderson's (704) test career came to an end with four wickets behind the Australian legend Shane Warner's tally of 708 wickets. Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan tops the list with 800 wickets. Playing for England he added in an interview with Sky Sports, is the best job in the world. I've been privileged to have done it for a long time

12 July,2024 06:14 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Anderson's spell, Stokes' 200th wicket leaves ENG four wkts away from win

Anderson's spell, Stokes' 200th wicket leaves ENG four wkts away from win

Anderson bowled a brilliant spell, sending down 28 dot balls in his first 30 deliveries as he ended the day with figures of 10-5-11-2, leaving West Indies struggling

12 July,2024 05:39 PM IST | London | IANS

"India showed resilience to win T20 WC and celebrations told that story": Laxman

VVS Laxman who represented India in 134 test matches scored 8,781 runs with an average of 45.97. He also heap praises on Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja for their contributions in the shortest format of the game. The trio announced their retirement from the format after the T20 World Cup 2024 victory

12 July,2024 05:00 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

"Brothers, can you relate...": Irfan Pathan shares hilarious meme

Irfan Pathan and Yusuf Pathan shared a crucial partnership but were unable to take the team home. India lost the game by 54 runs eventually

12 July,2024 04:30 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
James Rodriguez is enjoying a stunning revival with Colombia at Copa America

James Rodriguez is enjoying a stunning revival with Colombia at Copa America

The 27-year-old Diaz was a teenager when James proved a sensation at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, where he won the Golden Boot as the tournament's top scorer and moved from Monaco to Real Madrid

12 July,2024 10:03 PM IST | Washington | AP | PTI

Mid-Day Premium Euro 2024: Desolation to glory! Spain’s remarkable revival

Euro 2024: Spain emerged as the standout team this year, navigating a challenging group that included defending champions Italy, before overcoming formidable opponents in Germany and France

12 July,2024 12:26 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

Sunil Chhetri: I will take India to promised land

I have experienced a lot of ups and downs in my career, but one thing is constant, that is one day, we will reach that level which all of us have dreamt of

11 July,2024 09:08 AM IST | New Delhi | PTI
Wimbledon 2024: Krejcikova topples former winner Rybakina to reach first final

Wimbledon 2024: Krejcikova topples former winner Rybakina to reach first final

Krejcikova took 2 hours and 7 minutes to turn around the match and seal victory on Centre Court and will now meet Italy's Jasmine Paolini, who had earlier scored a hard-fought victory over Donna Vekic of Croatia earlier in the day

12 July,2024 08:05 PM IST | London | IANS
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