Senior India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has voiced his support for Zaheer Khan as the bowling coach.
History is proof that all-rounders have found an important place in victorious teams, whether it was Kapil Dev for India in 1983, Imran Khan for Pakistan in 1992 or Yuvraj Singh for India in 2011 – all of them led their respective teams to glory for which their names have now been etched in gold.
Zinedine Zidane claimed winning La Liga as Real Madrid coach on Sunday surpasses his stellar achievements as a player and even lifting the Champions League in his debut season as coach last year.
Mumbai Indians created history on Sunday after they pulled off a sensational one-run win against Rising Pune Supergiant in the final of IPL 10. Mumbai were not able to set a strong total for Pune as they only managed 129 for eight in their 20 overs. Defending a low total, and that too in an IPL final, required real hard work from the Mumbai bowlers and they lived up to expectations.
Fresh from the Federation Cup triumph, Bengaluru FC coach Albert Roca today expressed confidence in his side's ability to pull off a win in its upcoming AFC Cup assignment, despite the likelihood of missing some of his key players.
Kumar Sangakkara will retire from first-class cricket at the end of the current English county season, he announced on Monday (May 22).
The players' auction for the fifth edition of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) sprang up few surprises Day 1 on Monday (May 22). As Kabaddi is getting immensely popular amongst Indian audience since the advent of the Pro Kabaddi League, the players are now garnering huge amounts during auction. Raider Nitin Tohar emerged as the top buy at the auction after he drew the costliest bid for a whopping Rs 93 lakh by GMR-owned Team Uttar Pradesh.
Chelsea's Antonio Conte was named Manager of the Year at a League Managers Association awards ceremony on Monday after leading his side to the Premier League title and FA Cup final.
American World Superbike rider Nicky Hayden, hit by a car in a bicycle accident in Italy last week, has died of his injuries, the Italian hospital where he was treated said Monday.
The India team again looks close to having a fast bowling coach. Chief coach Anil Kumble and skipper Virat Kohli discussed the issue with the Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Sunday and indications are that the BCCI is in agreement, according to sources.