ICC likely to give green signal to Test Championships from 2019


The International Cricket Council (ICC) is set to approve plans for its long-awaited World Test Championship at a meeting in New Zealand this week, it was reported today. The sport’s governing body has argued for years that a Test championship is needed to boost the five-day format’s popularity as crowds and television viewers flock to the More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Friday, October 6th, 2017

U-17 World Cup: Germany ready to take on Costa Rica

Formidable Germany have their task cut out when they take on Costa Rica in their campaign-opener of the FIFA U-17 World Cup here tomorrow. Germany have made 10 appearances in the tournament but have not won the More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Messi and Co play in an empty stadium due to Catalonia crisis

There aren’t many empty seats left in the stadium when superstar laden team like FC Barcelona led by Lionel Messi take to the field. On Sunday though it was a different story altogether as the 5 time Champions More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Australia register first win of series against India with 21 run win in Bengaluru

Australia were finally able to break a 12 match losing streak away from home when opener David Warner helped take the team to 334 in the 4th ODI in Bengaluru. Warner’s 124 off 119 balls was part of a 231-run opening More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Queen’s Baton for Commonwealth games 2018 to reach Uttarakhand on Oct 5

The sports fraternity and sports enthusiasts in the state are a excited lot as the Queen’s Baton Relay for the XXI Commonwealth Games (to held in Australia next year) will reach Uttarakhand on October 5 and will More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Kuldeep Yadav claims hattrick as India go 2-0 up against Australia in Kolkata

Left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav became only the third Indian to take a hat-trick as the hosts demolished Australia by 50 runs in the second ODI on Thursday, continuing their dominating run over the listless visitors. Chasing More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

PV Sindhu beats Nozomi Okuhara; wins Korea Open Super Series 2017

India’s PV Sindhu won her third Super Series title beating Nozomi Okuhara 22-20, 11-21, 21-18 in the women’s singles final of the Korea Open in a thrilling encounter in Seoul on Sunday. Sindhu, who had More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Leander Paes dropped from Ministry’s list for monthly allowance

The Sports Ministry has left out veteran Leander Paes and Saketh Myneni from the initial list of tennis players, who have been chosen for monthly allowance for their preparations for the next year’s big-ticket More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Del Potro’s dream run continues at US Open 2017 as he defeats Roger Federer in 4 sets

Juan Martin del Potro sensationally gatecrashed the US Open again, stunning five-champion Roger Federer and shattering hopes of a first New York showdown between the Swiss legend and Rafael Nadal. The Argentine More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Balwant strikes twice as India beat Macau 2-0 in Asian Qualifier

Substitute striker Balwant Singh’s opportunistic second half double strike helped India beat Macau 2-0 in a group league encounter of the Asian Cup qualifying round, taking their unbeaten run in international More...