Vijay Hazare Trophy: Iyer misses on 200 by 2 runs

Indore, Feb 28: Madhya Pradesh's Venkatesh Iyer, who was signed by the Kolkata Knight Riders in the 2021 Indian Premier League auction, missed out on his maiden 50-over double hundred by just two runs on Sunday. Iyer smashed 198 off 146…

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Gang takes ATM away in vehicle Coimbatore, Feb 28: A four-member gang stole an ATM (automated teller machine) by pulling it out of the kiosk by using a vehicle after failing to break the teller machine to lift the cash, police said on…

Rohit, Ashwin move up in ICC rankings

DUBAI, Feb 28: Opener Rohit Sharma touched his career-best eighth position in the ICC Test Batsmen’s Rankings on Sunday with a six-place jump after his impressive show in India’s 10-wicket win over England in the low-scoring third Test in…

ISRO launches Brazil’s Amazonia-1, 18 others

Sriharikota (AP), Feb 28: In the first dedicated mission of its commercial arm NSIL, the ISRO on Sunday successfully launched Brazil's earth observation satellite Amazonia-1 and 18 co-passengers, including five built by students, onboard a…

COVID-19 crisis far from over: CSIR official

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 28: Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Director General Shekhar C Mande on Sunday warned that the COVID-19 crisis was far from being over and allowing a "third wave" by lowering our guard is fraught…

Sune Luus to lead South Africa women in India

LUCKNOW, Feb 28: Sune Luus will lead South Africa women’s team against India in the upcoming limited over series as regular skipper Dane Van Niekerk and Chloe Tryon will again miss the assignment due to injuries, the country’s cricket board…

Goa book last play-off spot

Margao, Feb 28: FC Goa became the fourth and last team to qualify for the semi-finals of Hero Indian Super League (Hero ISL) 2020-21 after a 0-0 draw with Hyderabad FC at the Fatorda Stadium in Sunday’s first game. Hyderabad FC went into…