Free Press Journal
  • Cricket’s Lost Talents! Aakash Chopra: How this underrated cricketer is now the voice of Indian cricket

    10 Test matches, 437 runs, two half-centuries, and an average of 23. Looking at this numbers you will get the feeling that we are talking about yet another unfulfilled career and you are right. The said numbers belong to former Indian opener and Test cricketer Aakash Chopra. Chopra, like many players, had the privilege and distinction of playing for India for a brief period of time and sadly his career couldn’t take

  • Taking the sporting way to fitness

    Hitting the gym is not the only option to get fit. Sports lifestyle is emerging as an alternative to a healthy routine to curb stress and fight sedentary existence, writes Tapapriya Lahiri

  • Indian Eves conquer SA

    After Player of the series Mithali Raj (pic) led the side to a 2-1 series win in the ODIs, it was Harmanpreet Kaur’s turn to lift the trophy as they become the first cricket team to win two formats in the Rainbow nation.

  • Stokes to return for first England-NZ ODI

    Wellington : Ben Stokes is set to return to international cricket on Sunday when England play their first one-day international against New Zealand in Hamilton.

  • India post 172 for7 in the decider

    Cape Town : Playing in the absence of skipper Virat Kohli in the third and deciding T20I against South Africa, Team India managed to post 172 for 7 after put in to bat.

  • K’taka canters into Hazare final

    New Delhi : Mayank Agarwal made a decent Maharashtra attack look pedestrian as he powered Karnataka into the final with a comfortable nine-wicket victory in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, here on Saturday.

  • Villarreal suspends Semedo

    Villarreal (Spain) : Villarreal’s defender Ruben Semedo was suspended by the Spanish football club following his imprisonment on several charges. The club’s statement pointed out that Villarreal had assumed Semedo’s innocence after court charges were filed against him on Thursday, reports Efe. Te judge in the case charged Semedo, 23, with attempted murder, illegal detention, illegal possession of firearms and violent robbery.

  • Arsenal stand in way of Pep’s first Man City title

    London : Pep Guardiola is anxious to play down suggestions that winning his first piece of silverware for Manchester City in League Cup final against Arsenal would herald a period of dominance.

  • Onus on Mourinho to get Pogba performing

    Manchester : Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is under pressure to show a more daring approach and get the best out of Paul Pogba and Alexis Sanchez for a grudge match against Chelsea’s Antonio Conte.

  • New format for Copa Libertadores final

    Rio de Janeiro : The Copa Libertadores — South America’s premier club competition — will feature a single final at a neutral venue from 2019, the region’s football governing body CONMEBOL has said.

  • Neymar already world’s best, says Pele

    Rio de Janeiro : Neymar has surpassed Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi as the world’s best player, according to Brazilian football great Pele.

  • Ledecka seals stunning double, Norway set medals mark

    Pyeongchang : Ester Ledecka made history with an unprecedented snowboard and skiing double on Saturday, while Norway’s all-conquering team set a new record for medals at a Winter Olympics.