Ever since she returned after taking time off for maternity, Serena played seven grand slam titles and finished runners-up in four of them. “Serena looks hungry. She was under pressure at the Wimbledon (her favourite surface) and the US Open (home country grand slam) and clay is her least favourite surface. At Melbourne, she faces least pressure, so she’d be tough to beat here,” said former No. 1 women’s tennis player and ESPN tennis analyst Chris Evert. Both Evert and former men’s top-ranked player and fellow ESPN tennis analyst, John McEnroe, were on a conference call with the media last week, previewing the AO and discussing issues in the sport. … [Read more...] about Australian Open: Serena’s record pursuit and an aging Federer’s search for crowning glory
With acquisition of Mumbai City FC, CFG has now eight football clubs under its umbrella. These clubs are English Premier League Champions, Manchester City FC, also comprises New York City in the US, Melbourne City FC in Australia, Yokohama F. Marinos in Japan, Club Atletico Torque in Uruguay, Girona FC in Spain and Sichuan Jiuniu FC in China. … [Read more...] about Manchester City owners acquire ISL team Mumbai City FC
Singh has taken 417 Test wickets, most by an Indian off-spinner. Bhajji has also claimed 269 ODI wickets, the second-most by an Indian spinner.Get access to India's fastest growing financial subscriptions service Moneycontrol Pro for as little as Rs 599 for first year. Use the code "GETPRO". Moneycontrol Pro offers you all the information you need for wealth creation including actionable investment ideas, independent research and insights & analysis For more information, check out the Moneycontrol website or mobile app. … [Read more...] about ‘Captain, my captain’: Harbhajan Singh credits Sourav Ganguly for his career
Do watch this programme. pic.twitter.com/cP5MDMTGDs— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 20, 2020The prime minister has deliberated on the need to remain stress-free during board examinations and advised students on how to remain motivated, citing the example of the Indian Space Research Organisation’s recent Moon Mission and the India-Australia test series in 2001. … [Read more...] about Pariksha Pe Charcha 2020: PM tells students to stay motivated, cites ISRO example
Whatever way it is described the reality is that it would, at least temporarily, arrest further decline of the global trade scenario and may even stop multiplication of negativity in a recessionary setting. It would help avoid undue polarisation and retaliation. As several research papers have clearly established, both the US and China were losing out at this conflict. The US losses are largely related to the higher prices for consumers, while China’s losses are related to significant export losses (almost 25 per cent) to Taiwan, Mexico and Vietnam. … [Read more...] about Trade | How real is the truce in the US-China trade war?