Asia Cup

Experienced Shireen Limaye to lead Indian basketball team in FIBA Women's Asia Cup

The 26-year-old forward is one of the five players to have been retained in a new-look Indian team. India, world No 70, is in Group A with Japan (8), South Korea (19) and New Zealand (36).

published on : 16th September 2021

FIBA Asia Cup: Saudi Arabia beat Palestine, India qualify for finals

The Saudis won Sunday's match comfortably and finished with two wins while India ended second in the three-team group with one win and one defeat.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Indian men's basketball team to play in Asia Cup qualifiers

The Indian squad had a lengthy camp in a bio-bubble in Bengaluru, working on various aspects of the game under Matic.

published on : 17th August 2021

India cagers eye Asia Cup berth in qualifying event

​They are placed in Group H of the qualifying tournament, which also includes Palestine and Saudi Arabia. Top two teams are set to qualify for the 16-nation tournament, scheduled in Indonesia next yea

published on : 17th August 2021

On this day in 2010: India thrashed Sri Lanka to lift Asia Cup

It was on this day in 2010, India thrashed Sri Lanka by 81 runs to lift their fifth Asia Cup title after a gap of 15 years.

published on : 24th June 2021

'No practical window to stage tournament this year': Asia Cup 2021 postponed to 2023

ACC said it would only be feasible for this edition of the tournament to be held in 2023 as there is already an Asia Cup in 2022 and dates for the same will be confirmed in due course.

published on : 23rd May 2021

Football: Rising star Jeakson Singh vows to try harder after India snub  

Jeakson drew praise for his composure on the ball, ability to break up play, slot in as a centre-back when needed and even pop up with the odd goal.

published on : 20th May 2021

Pakistan likely to host 2022 Asia Cup: Report

With Asia Cup 2021 set to be officially postponed, it is now emerging that the tournament will be played in consecutive years -- 2022 and 2023.

published on : 20th May 2021

Asia Cup called off due to rising COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka: SLC CEO De Silva

With all the teams planning for their FTPs for the next two years, the continental showpiece might only find a slot after the 2023 ICC 50-over World Cup.

published on : 19th May 2021

On this day in 1986: Javed Miandad struck final ball six to stun India

It was on this date, 35 years ago, when Javed Miandad struck a final ball six to defeat India in the finals of the Austral-Asia Cup.

published on : 18th April 2021

On this day in 1995: India won fourth Asia Cup title

The 1995 Asia Cup was played in a round-robin tournament where each team played the other once, and the top two teams qualified for the finals.

published on : 14th April 2021

Pakistan optimistic about hosting India in 2023 Asia Cup, says Ehsan Mani

Mani informed that Sri Lanka will host the Asia Cup in 2022, ruling out any chances of the continental event being staged this year in June.

published on : 18th March 2021

On this day in 2012, Sachin Tendulkar scored his 100th international ton

It was Tendulkar's 49th and final century in ODI cricket and, interestingly, only his first against Bangladesh in the format.

published on : 16th March 2021

India's injury woes compounded as Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur join Hardik Pandya in Asia Cup pull-out list

Deepak Chahar has replaced Pandya in the squad, Ravindra Jadeja will come in for Axar, while Siddharth Kaul will be flown in as reinforcement for Shardul, the BCCI confirmed on Thursday.

published on : 20th September 2018

Secret behind Kedar Jadhav's wicket-taking art: Not bowling in the nets

On whether the absence of regular captain Virat Kohli is an opportunity for players like him, as suggested by former skipper Kapil Dev, Jadhav said the observation is not completely off the mark.

published on : 20th September 2018
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