Free Press Journal
  • Ross Taylor as captain did not communicate: Brendon McCullum

    Wellington : Former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum has revealed that his compatriot Ross Taylor did not communicate or share his thoughts during team meetings, when the latter was captain of the national cricket team.

  • Rangana Herath to lead Sri Lanka

    Colombo : Veteran left-arm spinner Rangana Herath, who was named Sri Lanka skipper for the two-Test series in Zimbabwe in place of the injured Angelo Matthews, is all set to become the oldest person to lead the islanders since leg-spinner Somachandra de Silva in 1983.

  • Maria Sharapova removed from women’s rankings

    Moscow : Suspended Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova was removed from the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) singles rankings, according to a report on the organisation’s website on Monday.

  • Lewis Hamilton title bid alive

    Austin : Defending champion Lewis Hamilton kept alive his bid for a fourth world title when he claimed his first victory in six races at the United States Grand Prix and a 50th career win.

  • Real top, Atletico LOSE

    Madrid : Real Madrid took advantage of Atletico Madrid’s first defeat of the season at Sevilla to move to the top of La Liga as Alvaro Morata struck a late winner to secure a 2-1 win over Athletic Bilbao.

  • Dominant India look to continue winning streak

    Kuantan : The Indian men’s hockey team will look to continue their winning streak in the ongoing 4th Asian Champions Trophy when they take on China in their fourth clash today.

  • P V Sindhu eyes fresh start

    Paris : Rio Olympics silver medallist P V Sindhu will look to shrug off the disappointment of last week’s second round exit at Denmark Open and eye her maiden Super Series women’s singles title when she competes at the French Open this week.

  • Kerala beat Goa

    Goa : Kerala Blasters FC came from behind to beat FC Goa 2-1 in their 2016 Hero Indian Super League match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda on Monday. Goa made a positive start with a Julio Cesar goal in the 24th minute. Second half strikes by Mohammed Rafi and Kervens Belfort capped off a superb comeback by Kerala as they registered their first away win of the season in front

  • Sandeep Tomar, Bajrang, Ritu Phogat bag gold

    New Delhi : Rio Olympian Sandeep Tomar and Ritu Phogat were among the gold medal winners in their respective weight categories at the ongoing Senior (men’s and women’s) National Wrestling championship at Gonda, Uttar Pradesh.

  • Shailesh Gangoda tops in 5000m run

    Mumbai : Mumbai University trio of Shailesh Gangoda, Akshay Jitekar and Sunil Rathod bagged the 1-2-3 spots in the men’s energy sapping 5000m run on the 4th and concluding day of theSunday Mornings Athletics meet, sponsored by Mumbai Suburban District Amateur Athletics Association (MSDAAA) and organized by Mumbai University in association with the India Masters Athletics  at the University Stadium, Marine lines here today. Shailesh was way ahead of the trio as

  • Indian FC victorious

    Mumbai : Indian FC and Kalina Village Boys (Red), both produced determined fighting performances and managed to narrowly win their respective semi-final encounters to set up a clash in the Men’s Open final, of the 16th Kalina Football League (KFL), organised by the Our Lady of Egypt Parish Church Sports Committee, and played at the Our Lady of Egypt Church ground, Kalina.

  • Naseeb Reloaded Reloaded win

    Mumbai : Naseeb Reloaded recorded a comfortable 3-1 win over FC Mithaghar in a Second Division match of the MDFA (Mumbai District Football Association) League 2016-2017, and played at the St. Xavier’s ground, Parel on Tuesday evening.

  • Vedika Amin, Ronak Sawant best swimmers

    Mumbai : Vedika Amin, of Otters Club  and Ronak Sawant, of Worli’s Police Swimming Pool, were adjudged  the best swimmers in their respective girls under-12 and boys under-10 age groups in the  GMAAA-2nd  Khiladi Connect Inter-Club Age Group swimming championships, held at Tata Swimming Pool on Monday.

  • Worchuipei Kashung scripts Rayon’s victory

    Mumbai : Riding on Worchuipei Kashung’s fine hat-trick, Century Rayon coasted to a facile 4-0 win against Den Bank in a Super Division match of the MDFA (Mumbai District Football Association) League 2016-2017, and played at the Mumbai Football Arena, Shahaji Raje Bhosale Kreeda Sankul-BKLP (Andheri Sports Complex) on Tuesday evening. Niyaz Patel also played a role in the win with one goal for the victors.