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The selectors of both the sides are set to get be felicitated with a cash reward of Rs 15 lakh each. (Photo: PTI)

BCCI selectors to be awarded with Rs. 15 lakh each for teams' good performances

The women's cricket team has impressed everyone with their stupendous performance in the recently concluded ICC Women's World Cup.

Cheteshwar Pujara (Photo: AP)

Cheteshwar Pujara not averse to making noise

India batsman says he is learning art of sledging.

Virat Kohli poses with the trophy.

We like to be proactive, says Virat Kohli

Pandya smashed a 96-ball 108 for his maiden international century, helping India post 487 in the first innings.

Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri shared their thoughts on Independence Day. (Photo: Screengrab / BCCI)

Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri send Independence Day message from Sri Lanka

Virat Kohli and co are currently in Sri Lanka, where they have just sealed the Test series 3-0 after an innings win against the Islanders.

Amitabh Choudhary

CoA moots wholesale sacking

In its fifth status report submitted to the Supreme Court, the CoA has also sought the removal of treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhry.


Spain's Rafael Nadal leaves the court after losing to Luxembourg's Gilles Muller in their Men's Singles Match on day seven at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships. (Photo:AP)

Wimbledon 2017: Rafael Nadal in new misery as Andy Murray, Roger Federer coast

Nadal's four hour and 48-minute stunner on Court One had knock-on effect of pushing Novak Djokovic's last-16 clash back to Tuesday.

Garbine Muguruza appeared with heavy tape on her left thigh but there was no sign of any hindrance to her movement. (Photo: AP)

Wimbledon 2017: Garbine Muguruza crushes Magdalena Rybarikova to reach final

Garbine Muguruza will face the winner of Thursday's other semi between Venus Williams and Britain's Johanna Konta.

Andy Murray had only lost to Sam Querrey only once in 8 previous encounters. (Photo: AP)

Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray beaten in quarter-finals by Sam Querrey

Andy Murray was struggling to move around the court in the final two sets against the big-serving American.

This was announced by Archana Burman, General Secretary of the Bijoy Gopal Nandi Memorial Trust at a press conference on Saturday.

Mumbai trust to coach local players

The objective is to nurture and promote the future of young tennis and football players in the country.


Britto was named ‘Player of the Tournament’ and he received a cash award of Rs 5,000.

Navy tame Western in Independence Cup

The sailors have won the coveted title for the fourth successive season and overall fifth in a six-year period.

Alexis Sanchez

Premier league: Arsenal’s Sanchez to miss first two games

Wenger said the Chile international would miss Arsenal’s home fixture against Leicester City on Friday as well as the trip to Stoke City on August 19.

Ronaldo was given a second yellow card moments later for diving to attempt to win a penalty and will miss Wednesday's second leg at the Bernabeu. (Photo: AP)

Cristiano Ronaldo hogs headlines as Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-1 in Spanish Super Cup

Ronaldo scored a sensational goal and was then sent off for a combination of his provocative celebration and for diving.

Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold scores in their Champions League qualifier first leg match against 1899 Hoffenheim  in Sinsheim on Tuesday. Liverpool won 2-1. (Photo: AP)

Champions League: Reds win despite missing penalty

The 30-year-old has been made captain by coach Vincenzo Montella after his shock 40 million-euro ($46 million) transfer to the Chinese-owned club.

Neymar was also part of Barcelona's 'MSN' strikeforce, which also features Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez. (Photo: AP)

Neymar confirms Barcelona exit with emotional response to Messi's message

Responding to Messi's Instagram post, Neymar 'I'll miss you mate!' message.

In Other sports

Chris Froome won his fourth Tour de France in July.

Chris Froome eyes Tour, Vuelta double

Froome, instead, will have only had 25 days to rest before Saturday’s Grand Depart in Nimes, France, on Saturday.

Davinder Singh Kang was carrying a shoulder injury during his event. (Photo: PTI)

World Athletics Championship: Davinder Singh Kang becomes 1st Indian to qualify for javelin throw finals

Davinder Singh Kang qualified for the finals after surpassing the automatic qualification mark of 83 meters in his 3rd attempt.

The Indian team won four consecutive matches to enter the finals.

India march into World Cup finals

India fall in Zone E, who had three other teams, Pakistan, Iran and South Africa.

Garry Kasparov

After 12 years, Kasparov will be back to competitive chess on Monday

The world’s current No. 1 player, Magnus Carlsen of Norway, will not be there, however.