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Ex-New Zealand all-rounder Cairns faces 'long road to recovery'Rediff.com17 hours ago
Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns on Sunday said the spinal stroke he suffered following a life-saving heart surgery last month will provide him 'with possibly the greatest challenge I have ever faced in rehab going forward'.
Former players back Rohit to replace Kohli as India's T20 captainRediff.com2 days ago
Opener Rohit Sharma has demonstrated his leadership qualities in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and is an obvious choice to succeed Virat Kohli as India's Twenty20 captain, according to several former players.
Vihari returns to Hyderabad after five yearsRediff.com4 days ago
India's Test specialist Hanuma Vihari, who had left Hyderabad to play for Andhra to further his international prospects, is back 'home' after five seasons for the upcoming domestic season.
Teams may refuse to play Afghanistan at T20 World Cup: PaineRediff.com6 days ago
Australia captain Tim Paine said the chances of their first ever test against Afghanistan going ahead are "not looking good" with the Taliban unwilling to let women play cricket and questioned why the game's governing body had remained quiet on the issue.
Delhi Capitals name Dwarshuis as Woakes replacementRediff.com6 days ago
Uncapped Australian fast bowler Ben Dwarshuis was on Monday named as Chris Woakes' replacement in the Delhi Capitals squad for the second leg of IPL, to be held in UAE from September 19.
All about US Open champion Daniil MedvedevRediff.com7 days ago
Factbox on Daniil Medvedev, who defeated world number one Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 in the US Open final on Sunday to win his first Grand Slam title.
Is IPL the Saviour of Test cricket?Rediff.com11 Sep 2021
The IPL, by giving a large pool of Indian talent the opportunity to compete with the best international players, has also come to be seen as the cauldron that spews out the most exciting talent for not only the shortest format but also the longest and the one in between, says Suveen Sinha.
India to tour South Africa for all-format series in December-JanuaryRediff.com9 Sep 2021
India will tour South Africa for an all-format series in December-January, Cricket South Africa (CSA) said on Thursday. According to the itinerary announced by CSA, India is set to play three Test matches, as many ODIs and four T20Is during the tour.
Australia optimistic on crowds, schedule for Ashes amid CovidRediff.com8 Sep 2021
Chief executive Nick Hockley told local media on Wednesday that rising vaccination rates in Australia gave him "a degree of optimism" that the lucrative series against England would go ahead as planned, starting in Brisbane on December 8.
WC qualifiers: 10 wins on trot for Aus; South Korea down LebanonRediff.com7 Sep 2021
The South Koreans, meanwhile, secured their first win in Group B as Paulo Bento's side saw off Lebanon in Suwon.
Day 3 Belonged to The HitmanRediff.com5 Sep 2021
Rajneesh Gupta lists all the important numbers from day three of the Oval Test.
India women's team gets cracking for ODI WC with Aus tourRediff.com28 Aug 2021
The team leaves for Australia on Wednesday to play three ODIs, a day-night Test and three T20Is.
Former NZ all-rounder Chris Cairns suffers paralysis in legsRediff.com27 Aug 2021
Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns has suffered paralysis in his legs after the stroke in his spine during a life-saving heart surgery in Australia, according to reports.
3rd Test: Crowd at it again as bottle thrown at SirajRediff.com26 Aug 2021
At stumps, England were on 120/0 and the hosts have extended their lead to 42 runs with Burns (52*) and Hameed (60*) currently unbeaten at the crease.
Is Leeds 2002 India's Most Important Test Win?Rediff.com23 Aug 2021
The Headlingley triumph marked the start of a new and important chapter in Indian cricket, with the Indians winning consistently away from home from that point onwards.
Athletics: Thompson-Herah posts second-fastest 100m everRediff.com22 Aug 2021
Periault and Duffy were running shoulder to shoulder but the Frenchwoman pulled away from the Bermudan on the third lap of the run.
Cairns off life support after heart surgeryRediff.com20 Aug 2021
New Zealand media reported Cairns had suffered an aortic dissection -- a tear in the body's main artery.
How father's death toughened India's pace sensation SirajRediff.com18 Aug 2021
Mohammed Siraj is a beautiful story that can always invoke an entire gamut of emotions -- sadness for the tragedies he has endured, thrill for the way he is attaining mastery over his craft and joy for his success at the highest level.
Aus player's unhappy with coach Langer?Rediff.com18 Aug 2021
While ODI captain Aaron Finch said the team backed Justin Langer "100%", reports of players being put off by the coach's "grumpy" temperament have continued to surface.
Aus women Jonassen, Schutt out of India seriesRediff.com18 Aug 2021
Top-order batter Georgia Redmayne and fast bowler Stella Campbell received their maiden call-ups.
Pujara, Rahane break 62-year recordRediff.com16 Aug 2021
Rajneesh Gupta presents all the interesting numbers from Day 4 of the India-England Test at Lord's.
Bottle cork hurled at Rahul, 'India fan' enters fieldRediff.com14 Aug 2021
A bottle cork was hurled at India's first-innings centurion K L Rahul from the spectators stand during the pre-lunch session while an English fan, dressed in India colours, entered the field before tea, in two separate incidents on the third day of the second Test, at Lord's, on Saturday.
Sara Ali Khan's AMAZING travel diaries!Rediff.com12 Aug 2021
As the actress celebrates her 26th birthday on August 12, Namrata Thakker looks at her beautiful travel pictures from her Instagram feed.
Langer's heated outburst over B'desh celebration videoRediff.com12 Aug 2021
The matter was initially raised by Dovey with the Cricket Australia digital staffer but when the latter stood his ground, the matter escalated and Langer subsequently confronted the staff member shortly afterwards.
When Mirabai Met SachinRediff.com11 Aug 2021
The Olympic silver medallist said she was 'really inspired' after meeting Tendulkar on Wednesday.
Chris Cairns in intensive care after heart surgeryRediff.com11 Aug 2021
Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns is in an intensive care unit at a Sydney hospital after undergoing cardiovascular surgery following a major heart incident in Canberra last week.
Former NZ captain Chris Cairns on life supportRediff.com10 Aug 2021
Cairns was one of the best all-rounders of his era, especially in the shorter formats. His father Lance also represented New Zealand in cricket.
Tokyo Olympics: All the interesting numbersRediff.com9 Aug 2021
A summary of major figures and facts at the Tokyo Games.
Bulgaria win group gold in Rhythmic GymnasticsRediff.com8 Aug 2021
Rhythmic gymnastics sees athletes perform exquisite contortions and manoeuvres to music while using hoops, balls, clubs or ribbons.
Tokyo Games: HURLING For GOLDRediff.com8 Aug 2021
Dramatic scenes from Track and Field at the Tokyo Olympics.
PICS: Neeraj, Hassan leave their mark at Tokyo GamesRediff.com7 Aug 2021
A summary of Saturday's Track and Field action at the Tokyo Olympics.
Why Jadeja RocksRediff.com7 Aug 2021
Ravindra Jadeja's batting average of 41.90 in away Tests in the last three years is the highest by an Indian batsman having played 10 innings or more. Rajneesh Gupta presents all the interesting numbers from Day 3 of the India-England Test at Trent Bridge.
Day 2: Rahul Shines on Dull DayRediff.com6 Aug 2021
All the interesting numbers from Day 2 of the India-England Test at Trent Bridge.
Athletics PIX: De Grasse, McLaughlin scorch the trackRediff.com4 Aug 2021
The 21-year-old stuttered on the penultimate barrier but surged down the home stretch to power across the line and beat her previous record of 51.90 set at the U.S. trials in June.
Olympics: Australians damage rooms, create ruckus on flight homeRediff.com3 Aug 2021
Australian Olympic Committee Chief Executive Officer Matt Carroll said he had received reports from the CEOs of rugby and football, investigating reports of rowdy behaviour on a flight into Sydney last Friday.
Equestrian Mirza finishes 23rd in individual eventingRediff.com2 Aug 2021
In the final, Mirza incurred 12.40 penalty points for an overall 59.60 that included the points from the three rounds of qualifying events -- dressage, cross country and jumping.
'India is so proud of you, Sindhu!'Rediff.com1 Aug 2021
Congratulatory messages pour in for badminton superstar PV Sindhu on winning her second Olympic medal on Sunday.
Olympics Soccer: Japan, Spain, Brazil, Mexico in semisRediff.com1 Aug 2021
Japan are the only team to maintain a perfect record in the group stage and are now just one win away from securing a first medal in men's soccer since claiming bronze at the 1968 Games.
Djokovic inconsolable after Golden Slam dream endsRediff.com30 Jul 2021
Novak Djokovic was unexpectedly beaten by fifth-ranked Alexander Zverev, quashing his hopes of winning an Olympic singles gold medal, the only major honour missing from his long list of accolades.
Djokovic's Golden Slam dream dashed by ZverevRediff.com30 Jul 2021
The Serbian's 1-6, 6-3, 6-1 defeat also ended his dream of winning an Olympic singles gold medal, the only major honour missing from his long list of accolades.