Cricketer Chris Gayle takes break, goes fishing in Kerala

Kollam (Kerala) , April 30

After setting the cricket pitch afire with batting pyrotechnics in the IPL, swashbuckling West Indian Chris Gayle is cooling down, literally. Enjoying a holiday with his family here, he preferred a wet pitch to test his talents -- fishing in the Kerala backwaters.

Modi praises athletes for 'excellent performances' at CWG

New Delhi , April 29

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated the Indian athletes, especially women, for their "excellent performances" at the 2018 Commonwealth Games (CWG), saying there were many path-breaking achievements.

11 held in Gurugram for IPL betting

Gurugram , April 28

Eleven persons were arrested on Saturday on charges of betting on an Indian Premier League (IPL) match and over Rs 50,000 was seized from them, police said.

High-altitude Himalayan marathon in Himachal from April 30

Shimla , April 28

The seventh edition of the high-altitude Himalayan Running and Living Marathon will be organised in the picturesque Sangla Valley in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh from April 30 to May 4, it was announced on Saturday.

13 held for betting on IPL match

New Delhi , April 25

Thirteen persons were arrested for involvement in betting on an Indian Premier League match and Rs 44,000 seized from them, police said on Wednesday.