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

Relegated Mumbai draw with Lajong FC
DNMUM387320 | 4/24/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : dna correspondent | WC :191

Mumbai: Having already been relegated after Churchill Brothers secured a victory over Chennai City FC on Saturday, Mumbai FC head coach Oscar Bruzon decided to experiment with his team, and sent an all-Indian playing XI out in the park against
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Vijender-Amir bout can turn reality in new league
DNMUM387321 | 4/24/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Rutvick Mehta | WC :480

Mumbai: Vijender Singh vs Amir Khan: that’s one fight every boxing fan in India has been waiting ever since the former turned professional. The chances of that big-ticket battle have got a big boost in the arm with India all set to get a boxing leagu
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

‘Determined’ Dhoni comes to the fore
DNMUM387341 | 4/24/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Rutvick Mehta | WC :442

Mumbai: As soon as MS Dhoni caressed the ball through cover for four to gift his team a miraculous last-ball victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH), the entire Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) dugout got up from their seats. Non-striker Manoj Tiwary walk
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Knight Riders inflict Royal collapse
DNMUM387342 | 4/24/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : dna correspondent | WC :277

Mumbai: In a stunning collapse, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) were shot out for 49 as the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) rolled them over by 82 runs at the Eden Gardens here on Sunday. This was the lowest score in the history of IPL.RCB were c
Add To LightboxCalculate Price