Free Press Journal
  • Rodrigues helps Indian eves beat SL

    Katunayake (Sri Lanka) : Jemimah Rodrigues and Poonam Yadav produced special performances to fire India to a 13-run win over Sri Lanka in the first T20 International of the five-match series here Wednesday. Teenager Rodrigues smashed 36 off 15 balls in a whirlwind innings that saw her becoming the first Indian woman to hit three sixes in an over.

  • North, South Korea to bid for ‘32 Summer Olympics

    Seoul : North and South Korea will bid jointly for the 2032 Olympics, they announced Wednesday, in an ambitious plan built on hopes of deepening a diplomatic thaw catalysed by this year’s Winter Games in the South.

  • Wham-bam as Japan’s Osaka roars into Tokyo quarters

    Tokyo : Japan’s Naomi Osaka pulverised Slovak Dominika Cibulkova 6-2, 6-1 to reach the Pan Pacific Open quarter-finals on Wednesday in her first match since her historic US Open triumph.

  • Kyrgios ‘pep talk’ umpire suspended

    Los Angeles : The US Open umpire criticised for giving Australia’s Nick Kyrgios a pep talk has been hit with a two-week suspension, reports said.

  • Vaswani downs Rego in an all-Pune contest

    Pune : Pune cueists Kunal Vaswani and Alexendar Rego were locked in an intriguing and absorbing contest, before the former managed to come through squeezing through by a tight 3-2 win in the best-of-five-frame first round match in the Senior Snooker qualifying round of the Maharashtra State Senior Snooker & Billiards Selection (leg-1) Championship 2018 and played at the Deccan Gymkhana.

  • WCG annual rink football tourney from Monday

    Mumbai : The Willingdon Catholic Gymkhana, Santacruz will be conducting their annual 31st Inter-Parish 5-a-side Rink Football Tournament – 2018 for the Victor D’Mello Trophy and to be played at the gymkhana’s floodlit tennis courts, starting from Monday, September 24 to November 4, 2018.

  • India vs Pakistan Asia Cup 2018: Watch Gautam Gambhir takes on Pakistan media, wins debate with an epic reply

    Former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir slams Pakistan media with a savage reply on a TV show. The anchor asked Gambhir that how the team feels going to face Pakistan after getting defeated by England in the Test series. In reply to the Pakistani journalist, Gambhir said, it is a different thing to win against Zimbabwe and losing to England. He further says, even India A can beat Zimbabwe.

  • India vs Pakistan: Just before Asia Cup clash, PCB tries trolling India on Twitter, makes a spelling mistake, gets trolled; read tweets

    Before today’s match Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) posted an ICC video on their official twitter handle which showed Pakistan team with the trophy of Champions trophy. Clearly PCB did this to boost the morale of their team, But PCB did a very big mistake which gave a big chance to Indian fans to express their views.

  • Indian team beat Pakistan 4-0 in AFC U-16 Women’s Championship Qualifier

    New Delhi: Indian football team produced an impressive performance to beat Pakistan 4-0 in an AFC U-16 Women’s Championship Qualifier match in Ulan Bator, Mongolia, on Wednesday. Avika Singh (22nd minute) opened the scoring for India before the Pakistani goalie Ayesha (43rd) conceded an own goal just before half time. Sunita Munda (82nd) added one while skipper Shilky Devi (88th) also entered her named in the score sheet.