Asian volleyball championship: Chennai Spartans notch up 1st win

Chennai Spartans created history by becoming the first Pro Volleyball League team to secure a win in the Asian Men’s Club Volleyball Championship. Spartans defeated Thailand’s EST Cola 25-22, 23-25, 25-21, 23-25, 15-9 in a tightly-contested fixture in Chinese Taipei. Continue Reading

TNCA Inter-Districts Under-19 tournament: Super spell by Nirmal

Despite batting twice, the visitor fell short of Coimbatore’s total (332) by 182 runs. Nirmal was the star of the show for Coimbatore as he picked up six wickets on Day 2. He was well supported by Aditya Kumar Gaurav, who scalped three. Continue Reading

Thiruvallur Gopu Memorial tournament: 5-wicket haul by Tharun

V Tharun Kumar (5/14) shone with the ball as Aththis CC defeated Autolec ERC by three wickets in the first round of the Thiruvallur Gopu Memorial T20 knockout tournament. Continue Reading

Conflict of interest: Ombudsman summons Ganguly 20 April

BCCI ombudsman Justice (Retd) D K Jain has summoned Sourav Ganguly for a hearing 20 April over an alleged conflict of interest situation arising out of his dual role as Cricket Association of Bengal president and Delhi Capitals advisor. Continue Reading