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Thursday, September 19, 2019

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Sahal Abdul Samad wants to become 'Indian Messi'

Just seven matches old, but mid-fielder Sahal Abdul Samad has already brought some fresh air in the Indian football team with his dribbling, feints a...

Dhawan as important as Kohli or Rohit: Harbhajan

Veteran India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh feels comeback man Shikhar Dhawan's contribution to the Indian team in white-ball cricket is as important a...

Dinesh Mongia announces retirement from international cricket

The former all-rounder, Dinesh Mongia calls time from all forms of the game. The flamboyant all-rounder last played in 2007 for Punjab in a Ranji Tro...

Borussia Dortmund to help Indian football

German giants Borussia Dortmund have announced a strategic partnership with World1 Sports that will see them help Indian coaches and develop youth fo...

Federer, Del Potro to play in Buenos Aires exhibition

Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro, who is set to return next month from a knee injury, announced Tuesday they will play an exhibition match in ...

Minister announces new cricket, sports academy in Leh

In a bid to develop the Ladakh region, Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur on Tuesday announced setting up of a cricket...

Saina Nehwal Crashes Out Of China Open

  Star Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal crashed out of the China Open Super 1000 tournament after suffering a first round defeat to Thailand's Busana...

Misbah-Ul-Haq bans biryani, netizens troll Pak cricket team

As soon as the newly appointed Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq decided to scrap biryani and all oil-based red meat food from the players’ men...

Jeremy, Mirabai shoulder Indian hopes in World Weightlifting C'ships

A sixteen-year-old Mizoram boy, Jeremy Lalrinnunga, and a pint-sized 24-year-old Manipuri, Mirabai Chanu, will shoulder the weight of all expectation...

Mauro Icardi doubtful for depleted PSG against Real Madrid

The fitness of Paris St Germain forward Mauro Icardi is still in doubt for the Champions League clash with Real Madrid on Wednesday. Uruguay striker ...

Roger Federer to decide soon on Tokyo Olympic plans

Roger Federer says he will soon decide if he will play at next year’s Tokyo Olympics. Federer says his schedule is set through Wimbledon, which...

Sourav Ganguly opens up on plans of coaching Team India

Sourav Ganguly, former India skipper and current CAB president, was one of the most successful captains of the Indian cricket team. It was under his ...

Dipa is down but not out: Coach

Star India gymnast Dipa Karmakar has just not yet given up on her dreams of qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, insists long-time coach Bishweshw...

India women team cricketer approached to fix matches

In an unprecedented development, a member of the India women cricket team was allegedly approached to fix matches earlier this year, prompting the BC...

Steve Smith 'proud' after summer of Ashes redemption

Steve Smith returned to international cricket to a chorus of boos but he walked off the pitch at the Oval to a standing ovation after a summer of Ash...

Pakistan recall Umar Akmal, Ahmed Shehzad for uncertain Lanka series

Pakistan's chief selector and head coach Misbah-ul-Haq on Monday brought back batsmen Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal among the probables for the upcomi...

Sumit Nagal rises to career-best 159 in ATP rankings

Continuing his good run, India's Sumit Nagal jumped 15 places to achieve a career-high ranking of 159 in the latest ATP rankings released on Monday. ...

MS Dhoni Will Lead CSK Next Year, Confirms N Srinivasan

While there is still uncertainty regarding MS Dhoni's international future, it is confirmed that the former Indian skipper will be leading Chennai Su...

Bangladesh Announces T20I Squad For Third And Fourth Match Of Tri-Series

Bangladesh included Mohammad Naim and Aminul Islam Biplob, the two uncapped players, in the 15-member T20I squad for the third and fourth match in on...

BCCI accepts Karthik's apology on violation of contract clauses

  The BCCI on Monday accepted Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik's unconditional apology for violating a clause of his central contract b...

Javed Miandad slams SL cricketers for opting out of Pakistan tour

  After some top Sri Lanka cricketers opted out of their upcoming tour of Pakistan, former skipper Javed Miandad has advised the team to not focu...

ICC Test Rankings: Virat Kohli holds on to second spot

India captain Virat Kohli managed to hold on to his second spot on the newly released ICC Test rankings for batsmen, as Australia’s Ashes hero,...

Tim Paine proud of Australia despite defeat in fifth Test

Australia captain Tim Paine said it was mission accomplished even though his team lost the fifth and final Ashes Test against England to draw the ser...

Joan Jordan free-kick fires Sevilla to top of La Liga

  Sevilla moved to the top of the early La Liga table on Sunday as Joan Jordan’s brilliant free-kick helped them seal a 1-0 win at Alaves. ...

Nabi, Mujeeb Ur Rahman shine in record Afghanistan win

Mohammad Nabi and Mujeeb Ur Rahman starred respectively with bat and ball as Afghanistan thrashed Bangladesh by 25 runs in their second match of the ...

Atalanta, Roma back winning as Lazio fall in Serie A

Duvan Zapata struck late as Atalanta warmed up for their Champions League debut with a last-gasp 2-1 victory over Genoa in Serie A as Roma got their ...

US Open champion Andreescu feted in hometown

Bianca Andreescu, who beat Serena Williams in the US Open final to become Canada's first Grand Slam singles champion, was honoured with a rally in he...

Becky Lynch fined $10,000 for swinging steel chair at referee

Becky Lynch has been fined $10,000 for inadvertently striking a referee during her RAW Women’s Championship Match against Sasha Banks. Banks ma...

PM congratulates Pankaj Advani on his 22nd world title

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated Pankaj Advani for clinching his 22nd world title and said the ace cueist's "tenacity is admirable". Pa...

Dhawan as important as Kohli or Rohit: Harbhajan

Dinesh Mongia announces retirement from international cricket

Minister announces new cricket, sports academy in Leh

Misbah-Ul-Haq bans biryani, netizens troll Pak cricket team

Sourav Ganguly opens up on plans of coaching Team India

India women team cricketer approached to fix matches

Sahal Abdul Samad wants to become 'Indian Messi'

Borussia Dortmund to help Indian football

Mauro Icardi doubtful for depleted PSG against Real Madrid

Joan Jordan free-kick fires Sevilla to top of La Liga

Atalanta, Roma back winning as Lazio fall in Serie A

Saina Nehwal Crashes Out Of China Open

Dipa is down but not out: Coach

PM congratulates Pankaj Advani on his 22nd world title

Sourabh Verma wins Vietnam Open Super 100 title

Federer, Del Potro to play in Buenos Aires exhibition

Roger Federer to decide soon on Tokyo Olympic plans

Sumit Nagal rises to career-best 159 in ATP rankings

US Open champion Andreescu feted in hometown

Naomi Osaka changes coach for second time

Rafael Nadal wins 19th Grand Slam title