You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Sports

A draw for decider

DNMUM385250 | 3/21/2017 | Author : G Krishnan | WC :862

Australians Handscomb, Marsh grind it out to deny India win in third Test as series remains 1-1 going into final encounter

Ranchi: Ranchi’s favourite son MS Dhoni arrived to watch Test match action in his city for the first time on Monday after captaining Jharkhand in the Vijay Hazare Trophy in New Delhi until Sunday. However, his presence in the stadium was not enough to inspire India to force a victory.
Even the presence of captain Virat Kohli for almost the entire duration of the Australian innings, after he was out of the field for nearly 100 overs in their first essay, could not do wonders to an Indian victory.
Kohli’s bowlers could not be faulted for not trying. They did everything they could including bringing Ravichandran Ashwin from the Southern end that can be called Jadeja end, for he took all his wickets in this match — nine of them
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Sports

BCCI trio doesn’t budge, calls SGM
DNMUM385732 | 3/29/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Chander Shekhar Luthra | WC :432

Dharamsala: On January 24 this year, the Supreme Court bench comprising Justices Dipak Mishra, AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud said that “it will not consider anyone above the age of 70 as per the Justice Lodha panel guidelines” while nominating the
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Game changers
DNMUM385733 | 3/29/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Taus Rizvi | WC :871

Mumbai: The highly-anticipated series between India and Australia has come to an exciting end. Virat Kohli & his boys walked away with the coveted Border-Gavaskar Trophy. The four-Test series had all the ingredients that showed why Test cricket is th
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Great to be part of fantastic series: Smith
DNMUM385734 | 3/29/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Chander Shekhar Luthra | WC :493

Dharamsala: When Steve Smith’s led side landed on Indian soil some six weeks ago for this four-Test series, they were expected to lose 4-0. Australians were described by most as the weakest bunch to tour India.
India, on the other hand, were enjoy
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Kolkata announced as the venue for FIFA U-17 World Cup final
DNWEB23620 | 3/28/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Web Team | WC :397

The home of Indian football, Kolkata will host the final of the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup set to kick off in October 2017. The world football body, FIFA, whose inspection committee is in India to keep a track of the preparations have

Add To LightboxCalculate Price