We cannot look back, says du Plessis

Posted on   7:16 pm

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis on Friday said there is no point in looking back at their disappointing World Cup campaign thus far as they remain determined to win their remaining five games to stay alive in the competition.

Anand beats Grischuk in Norway Chess tournament

Posted on   7:09 pm

Viswanathan Anand defeated out-of-sort Alexander Grischuk while Magnus Carlsen sealed the title at the Altibox Norway chess tournament with a round to spare, here. Anand’s chances to be in top three had ended after he lost to American Fabiano Caruana in the previous round.

Yousuf slams PCB ahead of India clash

Posted on   6:51 pm

Former captain Muhammad Yousuf is furious with the Pakistan Cricket Board for allowing families of the players to stay with them ahead of the much-awaited match against India in the World Cup.

World Cup: We have very strong batting unit, says Oz coach Langer

Posted on   6:06 pm

Australia has a five-day break before its next game against Bangladesh. “We’ve talked a bit about it, but we’ll just see how he pulls up over the next few days,” Langer said of Stoinis. “We know that it’s important to have an all-rounder in the side, if we can. And if we can’t, we’ve got to adapt.”

Vijayakanth’s son to play cop in his next

Posted on   6:01 pm

Shanmuga Pandian, son of ace Vijayakanth, will be playing a police officer in his next film. It will be directed by Bhoopalan, a former associate of Siva. The film is set in Kancheepuram and Ronica has been roped in to play Pandian’s pair.

Vijay Sethupathi to play heroine’s dad

Posted on   5:23 pm

Vijay Sethupathi, who is making his debut in Telugu cinema with Megastar Chiranjeevi’s ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’, will play a pivotal role in newcomer Panja Vaisshnav Tej’s acting debut film ‘Uppena’.