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Sunday, July 22, 2018

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Eugenie Bouchard Gets Wild Card

  Eugenie Bouchard has received a wild card invitation into the WTA tournament in Montreal next month, one of the key hard court tune-ups for the...

Sanjay Takale to make WRC-3 debut

Pune-based rally driver Sanjay Takale is all set to make his World Rally Championship-3 debut at the Neste Rally in Finland next week.The Latvia-base...

'It was wishful thinking': Cummins clarifies on Virat comment

Australian pacer Pat Cummins sought to clarify his widely-publicised bold prediction on Virat Kohli, saying it was more wishful thinking than him tar...

Winning Hong Kong event has given me a boost: Karman Kaur Thandi

Rising Indian tennis player Karman Kaur Thandi considers winning the $25,000 Hong Kong tournament a morale booster going into next month’s Asia...

BCCI to investigate UPCA bribery scandal

The BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit said it will launch a probe into an alleged bribery scandal unearthed by a sting operation, which claimed that a memb...

IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program

Planning for its next three Olympic Games, the IOC has added seven medal events to the 2022 Beijing Winter Games, published a 2020 Tokyo Olympics sch...

Ravi Shastri reveals why Dhoni took the ball from umpire

Team India coach Ravi Shastri on Thursday dismissed all speculations about whether Mahendra Singh Dhoni was retiring or not. Shastri's comments came ...

Jitu Rai among seven dropped from TOP Scheme

Top Indian marksman Jitu Rai was dropped from the Target Olympic Podium Scheme, along with three other shooters, on grounds of recent lack of form. T...

Rishabh Pant receives maiden call-up to Test team

The Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) has rewarded Kuldeep Yadav for his consistent performances in limited-overs cricket and named him in ...

British Open is his best chance of winning another major:Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods says the British Open represents his best chance of winning another major championship, and with some “cleaner golf” this mig...

Indian junior women's hockey team beats Belgium in U-23 tourney

The Indian junior women's hockey Team defeated Belgium 2-0 to clinch its third consecutive victory at the Under-23 Six Nations Tournament here. Sangi...

Mbappe to donate US$500,000 World Cup winnings to charity: Reports

French teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe will be donating his entire World Cup earnings to a charity that organises sporting events for children with d...

Serena Williams returns to top 30

Serena Williams returned to the world’s top 30 in the WTA rankings after finishing as Wimbledon runner-up. The 36-year-old American climbed 153...

With flags, song, pride, French celebrate unifying victory

It was a victory for all of France and the home crowd did it justice, pouring into Paris' Champs-Elysees Avenue by the tens of thousands to celebrate...

Jeevan wins season's third Challenger doubles title

Continuing his rich vein of form, India's Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan won his third Challenger-level doubles title of the season with partner Austin Krajic...

Novak Djokovic wins fourth Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic earned his first Grand Slam title in more than two years by beating Kevin Anderson to win his fourth Wimbledon championship.Djokovic, ...

Novak Djokovic edges ahead of Rafael Nadal in semi-final

Novak Djokovic clawed his way to two sets to one lead over great rival Rafael Nadal under the Centre Court roof before their scintillating Wimbledon ...

Kevin Anderson beats John Isner in record-breaking semi-final

South African Kevin Anderson won the second-longest match in Wimbledon history by outlasting American John Isner to reach the men's final.They slugge...

Croatia beat England 2-1 to set up summit clash with France

Mario Mandzukic scored in the 109th minute to give the Croatia a 2-1 victory over England on Wednesday.Croatia will face France on Sunday in the Wor...

Juventus sign Cristiano Ronaldo for £99.2m

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has joined Juventus, becoming one of the four most expensive players of all time.A deal worth 112m euros (&poun...

France beats Belgium to advance to World Cup final

Samuel Umtiti's 51st-minute header has sent an impressive France into the World Cup final with a 1-0 win over Belgium in an absorbing first semi-fina...

'Sweet 16' for Roger Federer at Wimbledon

Roger Federer needed just 16 minutes to win the opening set in a 6-0, 7-5, 6-4 defeat of France's Adrian Mannarino to reach his 16th Wimbledon quarte...

MS Dhoni becomes first wicketkeeper to take five catches in a T20I

MS Dhoni might have turned 37 but the former India captain continued to shatter records and etch new ones in their place. In the third T20I at Bristo...

Fernando Hierro leaves job as Spain coach after WC

Fernando Hierro, who stood in as Spain coach when Julen Lopetegui was sacked on the eve of the World Cup, will not continue in the role, the Spanish ...

Alex Hales keeps nerve as England square T20 series with India

Alex Hales kept his nerve with 58 not out to see England home and square the international T20 series against India 1-1 with one to play in Cardiff o...

Belgium produce masterclass to knockout Brazil

Belgium produced a brilliant performance to knock five-time winners Brazil out of the World Cup and reach the semi-finals for the first time since 19...

Marin Cilic and Stanislas Wawrinka joined the scrapheap

The string of upsets at Wimbledon continued, this time on the men’s side, as Marin Cilic and Stanislas Wawrinka joined the scrapheap .Third seed...

Costa Rica part company with coach Ramirez

Costa Rica's football federation has parted ways with coach Oscar Ramirez after a disappointing World Cup showing by the Central American nation."Osc...

Shot-putter Inderjeet Singh gets four-yr ban

Shot-putter Inderjeet Singh has been banned for four years for testing positive for anabolic steroids but the anti-doping disciplinary panel pulled u...

No money, no time for new North East teams

Mansi Ahlawat settles for silver

Shubhankar Sharma Makes Cut, Piece of History at Open

Lewis Hamilton signs new contract with Mercedes

Ramkumar Ramanathan enters semifinal

Victoria Azarenka misses direct entry for US Open

US Open champions to get 3.8 million USD each

Novak Djokovic Back in Top 10

I feared Serena might die, says husband