Brendon McCullum: ‘We were just a little timid in our approach’

4:40 PM ET Saurabh Somani Close Saurabh Somani is an assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo Brendon McCullum, the Kolkata Knight Riders coach, has said the team “just wasn’t good enough” with the bat and had shown a “timid” approach in their eight-wicket loss to the Royal Challengers Bangalore. The Knight Riders were undone by Mohammed Siraj’s … Read more Brendon McCullum: ‘We were just a little timid in our approach’

Goerges ‘ready to say goodbye’ to playing career

BERLIN — Former Wimbledon semifinalist Julia Goerges announced her retirement from tennis Wednesday at the age of 31. The German reached her highest ranking of 9th in the world in 2018 and was ranked 45th at her retirement. Her most recent match was a second-round loss to fellow German Laura Siegemund at the French Open. … Read more Goerges ‘ready to say goodbye’ to playing career

Kangana Ranaut, sister Rangoli Chandel summoned by Mumbai Police on October 26, 27 : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut and her sister Rangoli Chandel have been summoned by the Mumbai police in a sedition case. Reportedly, the sisters have been asked to appear for questioning on October 26 and 27. A First Information Report (FIR) was filed against the two last week following an order from a Mumbai court. The … Read more Kangana Ranaut, sister Rangoli Chandel summoned by Mumbai Police on October 26, 27 : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

England tour of South Africa given the government go-ahead

England’s white-ball tour of South Africa next month has finally been given the government go-ahead, and will consist of three T20Is and three ODIs from November 27 to December 9. Due to Covid-19 protocols, England will arrive in mid-November – as revealed by ESPNcricinfo earlier this week – and will be limited to two venues … Read more England tour of South Africa given the government go-ahead

‘Pain-free’ Federer aiming for Australian Open

Roger Federer is practising pain-free after undergoing two knee surgeries this year and said he expects to return to the circuit at the Australian Open in January. The 20-time Grand Slam singles champion reached the semifinals at Melbourne Park at the start of the year but missed the rest of the season after undergoing a … Read more ‘Pain-free’ Federer aiming for Australian Open

Kabir Singh producer Murad Khetani acquires remake rights of Amitabh Bachchan starrer Namak Halal; details inside : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Remakes of old Bollywood classics and South Indian cinema has proven to be one of the biggest success formulas in the recent past. Producer Murad Khetani who produced Shahid Kapoor starrer Kabir Singh which was the remake of the Telugu film Arjun Reddy has now acquired the remake rights of yet another classic.  Khetani has … Read more Kabir Singh producer Murad Khetani acquires remake rights of Amitabh Bachchan starrer Namak Halal; details inside : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Cameron Green has ‘a great cricket brain’ but hope we don’t put too much pressure on him: Ashton Agar

Cameron Green‘s Western Australia team-mate Ashton Agar believes the 21-year-old will be able to cope with the jump to international level, but has cautioned against burdening him with too much expectation after a career-best 185 not out against New South Wales in the Sheffield Shield. It was Green’s fourth first-class century since the start of … Read more Cameron Green has ‘a great cricket brain’ but hope we don’t put too much pressure on him: Ashton Agar

Rain plays spoilsport during Shefali Shah’s Happy Birthday Mummy Ji shoot : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

The rains have certainly created havoc in many states and recently, the showers have played spoilsport in the shooting of actress-filmmaker Shefali Shah’s second directorial venture, ‘Happy Birthday Mummyji’. Last week, after announcing her second short film as a director, Shefali Shah was geared up to shoot the movie at a location in Mumbai’s Madh … Read more Rain plays spoilsport during Shefali Shah’s Happy Birthday Mummy Ji shoot : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Bangladesh bowling coach Daniel Vettori tips Nayeem Hasan for ‘big future’ as allrounder across formats

Bangladesh’s spin-bowling coach Daniel Vettori foresees a bright future for the spin trio of Nayeem Hasan, Taijul Islam and Mehidy Hasan, being especially impressed with young offspinner Nayeem continuing on his improvement from the last 12 months. The 20-year old Nayeem took a match haul of nine wickets in Bangladesh’s last Test match against Zimbabwe … Read more Bangladesh bowling coach Daniel Vettori tips Nayeem Hasan for ‘big future’ as allrounder across formats

Deepti Naval undergoes angioplasty at Mohali hospital, reveals she is doing fine now : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Actor Deepti Naval, best known for her roles in Chashme Baddoor and Nadiya Ke Paar among others, was recently admitted to hospital. The actress underwent angioplasty at Fortis Hospital in Mohali on Monday, October 19. She was discharged on Tuesday following which she revealed she is doing fine now. Some reports suggested that she suffered … Read more Deepti Naval undergoes angioplasty at Mohali hospital, reveals she is doing fine now : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama