“It’s really important to keep the momentum when you are winning games. You really work hard, so you can’t afford to lose that momentum. You can’t bowl same pace and lengths on these wickets, so you need to keep rotating the bowlers.” The skipper, herself known to be a power hitter, has endured a poor start to the tournament by failing to reach double digit scores. However, against Sri Lanka, she hit two boundaries and a maximum. … [Read more...] about Women’s T20 World Cup: ‘We don’t want to stop her,’ Harmanpreet wants Shafali Verma to play natural game
Setting world records
Champions are decided after two races over 500m and 1,000m in the sprint events. Miho Takagi, the last year's runner-up, finished the 500m in 37.51 seconds before achieving a giant leap to lead the 1,000m with 1:13.75. The 25-year-old was the only one to finish under 1:14. … [Read more...] about Japan’s Takagi Miho makes shining start at ISU World Speed Skating Championships
He said that in the last five years of the previous government, less than Rs 380 crore equipment were distributed to the disabled people and his government has distributed more than Rs 900 crore equipment. “That is, almost two and a half times,” he said. … [Read more...] about At UP event, PM Modi underlines ‘sabka saath, sabka vikas’ promise
"Dimitrov finished last year much better than how he had played the rest of that year. He started to play some good tennis and is showing it here, winning some very good matches," Nadal said. … [Read more...] about ATP Mexico Open: Nadal to meet Dimitrov in semifinals
Domestic equity indices witnessed one of the worst crashes in a single day on Friday as coronavirus scare sent equity investors scurrying for cover amid a global risk aversion and equity meltdown. The virus has now invaded all six habitable continents. US markets saw their worst fall in overnight trade as local governments started preparing to contain the spread of the virus in the country. Indian indices followed suit, with Sensex tumbling over 1,100 points. If the market sustains at this level till close of trade, it will be its third largest pointwise fall ever.Here we revisit some of the worst crashes in Sensex's history: … [Read more...] about Sensex crashes 1,448 points; Rs 5.50 lakh crore gone in a day!