Tag: England

Hockey World Cup 2018: Belgium hammer England to enter final

Bhubaneswar: Belgium thrashed a disjointed England 6-0 to enter the final of the men’s hockey World Cup for the first time here on Saturday. The Belgians scored in all four periods with Alexander Hendrickx (19th, 44th, 50th minutes) converting three penalty corners to complete a hat-trick. Tom Boon (7th), Cédric Charlier (41st) and Sébastien Dockier […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
FIH World Cup: England beat Argentina in quarters

Bhubaneshwar: England edged past Argentina 3-2 in a pulsating quarterfinal match of the hockey World Cup here on Wednesday. Veteran dragflick expert Gonzalo Peilat (17th, 48th minutes) converted a couple of penalty corners for Argentina. England fought back to level terms through a field goal by Barry Middleton (27th) before Will Calnan (44th) gave them […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Hockey World Cup 2018: England ease past NZ 2-0 to meet Argentina in quarters

Bhubaneswar: England outclassed New Zealand 2-0 in the first crossover match of the Men’s Hockey World Cup here at the Kalinga Stadium on Monday. England, who will now take on Olympic champions Argentina in the first quarterfinal on Wednesday, scored their first goal in the 25th minute as Will Calnan got on the scoresheet with […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Hockey World Cup 2018: Australia outclass England 3-0 in Pool B tie

Bhubaneswar: Australia outclassed England 3-0 in a complete one-sided Pool B affair of the ongoing 2018 Hockey World Cup at the Kalinga stadium here on Tuesday. With this win, Australia topped their group chart with two wins from as many games and six points in their kitty, while England are at the second spot after […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
UK minister resigns over Brexit deal, seeks 2nd referendum

London: UK’s Minister of Universities and Science Sam Gyimah has resigned from Prime Minister Theresa May’s government over her Brexit agreement with the EU, calling it a “deal in name only” and seeking a second referendum. Conservative MP Gyimah said the inability of May’s government to secure continued participation in Galileo, the EU’s strategic satellite […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Hockey World Cup 2018: China register 2-2 draw against England

Bhubaneswar: Eighteen brave men from Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region produced a gritty performance to help debutants China register a fighting 2-2 draw against higher-ranked England in a Pool B match of the men’s hockey World Cup here Friday. Unusual it may sound, but very few people know that China’s entire 18-member men’s hockey team making […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
England beat India by 118 runs, win five-match Test series 4-1

London: Opener Lokesh Rahul and Rishabh Pant’s heroics went in vain as England defeated India by 118 runs in the fifth and final Test to clinch the series 4-1 at the Oval here on Tuesday. With India chasing a massive 463-run target, the last day of the series saw a bit of drama as centuries […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Murali Vijay signs up with Essex County Cricket Club

Mumbai: After being axed from the Indian squad for the last two Tests against England, opener Murali Vijay has signed up with Essex County Cricket Club to represent them in the remainder of the 2018 County Championship. The BCCI announced the development on Saturday which was also confirmed by the Essex club’s official website. Vijay, […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Pujara ton helps India take lead, Moeen stars with ball for England

Southampton: Top-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara produced a magnificent unbeaten 132 to help India post 273 in the first innings and take a 27-run lead on day 2 of the fourth Test at Rose Bowl Cricket Stadium here on Friday. At stumps, England were 6/0 in their second dig and trailing by 21 runs with openers […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
India dominate day 1 of 4th Test vs England

Southampton: India dominated the opening day of the fourth Test match as the visitors first bowled out England just a few overs before stumps and then scored 19/0 at the Rose Bowl Cricket Ground here on Thursday. With India trailing by 227 runs, openers Lokesh Rahul (11) and Shikhar Dhawan (3) remained unbeaten. The day […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Confident India aim to level series in 4th Test

Southampton: After a morale-boosting win at Nottingham, India will be aiming to level the five-match rubber when they take on England in the fourth cricket Test starting at the Rose Bowl Ground here from Thursday. After a narrow 31-run loss in the first Test at Edgbaston, the visitors suffered an innings defeat at Lord’s and […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
England put India to bat in 3rd Test, Pant debuts

Nottingham: England skipper Joe Root won the toss and opted to field against India in the third Test of the five-match rubber at Trent Bridge here on Saturday. Under pressure after losing the first two Tests, India made three changes to their playing XI by bringing in Shikhar Dhawan and Jasprit Bumrah and handing a […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
England outplay India by innings & 159 runs at Lord's

London: England bowled out India for 130 runs in the second innings to win the second Test by an innings and 159 runs on the fourth day of the play here on Sunday. With the win, England took a 2-0 lead in the five-match series. Having conceded the first-innings lead by 289 runs, India’s batting […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
England opt to field in rain-interrupted Lord's Test

London: England skipper Joe Root won the toss and opted to field against India on the second day of the rain-shortened second cricket Test at the Lord’s here on Friday. India have made two changes in their playing XI by bringing in Cheteshwar Pujara and chinaman Kuldeep Yadav in place of opener Shikhar Dhawan and pacer […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Paceman Bumrah ruled out of 2nd Test vs England

London: Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah has been ruled out of the second Test against England, starting on Thursday as he has not fully recovered from a left thumb injury, bowling coach Bharat Arun said on Tuesday. Bumrah underwent surgery after fracturing his his thumb during the first T20 International against Ireland in June. The Indian […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021