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Kannur
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Kozhikode
Malappuram
Palakkad
Pathanamthitta
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Thrissur
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Monday, August 19, 2019

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Indian women start with 2-1 win over Japan in Olympic test event

The Indian women’s hockey team started its campaign in the Olympic test event with a resilient 2-1 victory over hosts Japan . India took an ear...

Barty reaches Cincinnati semis

Ashleigh Barty edged closer to a return to the top WTA ranking, reaching the WTA semi-finals as current number one Naomi Osaka retired with a knee in...

PKL 7: U-Mumba beat Patna Pirates in nail-biter

A last-minute super raid by Rohit Baliyan was the difference as Pro Kabaddi League heavyweights U Mumba beat Patna Pirates 34-30 in a crucial encount...

Eight T20 Blast matches abandoned due to rain

There were eight T20 Blast games scheduled on Friday but none of them got underway as incessant rain hit the United Kingdom. NORTH GROUP: The first g...

Virat Kohli’s views not considered in selection of India coach: Kapil Dev

Ravi Shastri’s reappointment as head coach of the Indian team was not influenced by captain Virat Kohli’s public backing of the incumbent...

Without Messi, Barcelona lose first league opener in 10 years

Barcelona lost its opening Spanish league match for the first time in a decade on Friday, falling at Athletic Bilbao 1-0 as Antoine Griezmann couldn&...

Naomi Osaka’s knee injury lends uncertainty to US Open

Naomi Osaka felt a strange sensation in her left knee, different than anything she’d experienced. The U.S. Open champion left the court worried...

Eden Hazard's Real debut postponed due to injury

Belgian forward Eden Hazard, Real Madrid's major signing for the upcoming season, is set to be sidelined during his clubs La Liga opener against Celt...

Phillipe Coutinho set to join Bayern Munich on loan

FC Barcelona have reached the 'principal of an agreement' to loan Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho to German giants Bayern Munich. Barcelona's ...

Bravo, Campbell part of Windies 'A' squad for India tour game

Darren Bravo and John Campbell have been included in a 14-member West Indies 'A' squad for the three-day tour game against India, starting Saturday a...

FIFA hands lifetime ban on former Nigeria coach Samson Siasia

Federation Internationale de Football Association's (FIFA) independent ethics committee has found former Nigeria coach Samson Siasia guilty of violat...

Ravi Shastri reappointed head coach of Indian team till 2021

Ravi Shastri was on Friday re-appointed head coach of the Indian men's team by the Kapil Dev-led Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), which unanimously ...

Shastri all set for another stint as India head coach

India's head coach Ravi Shastri is a runaway favourite to retain his post when the Kapil Dev-led Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) interviews the six ...

St Lucia Zouks to replace St Lucia Stars in upcoming CPL

St Lucia Zouks will replace St Lucia Stars in the upcoming Caribbean Premier League following the recent ousting of St Lucia Stars from the tournamen...

Dominic Thiem returns to China Open

Two-time Grand Slam winner Dominic Thiem will take part in the upcoming China Open after a three-year absence, tournament officials announced here on...

Indian coach interview: Phil Simmons pulls out of race

Former West Indies opener Phil Simmons pulled out of the race for the Indian cricket team chief coach's job, leaving five aspirants in the race with ...

Djokovic advances to quarters in Cincinnati

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic defeated Pablo Carreno Busta of the United States 6-3, 6-4 to reach the quaterfinals of the ATP Cincinnati Masters on Thur...

Team India head coach to be handed contract till 2021 T20 World Cup

The next head coach of the Indian men's cricket team will be given a contract till the 2021 ICC T20 World Cup. The three-member Cricket Advisory Comm...

Euro T20 Slam postponed until next year

The inaugural Euro T20 Slam to be held in Ireland, Scotland and Netherlands has been postponed until next year, just two weeks before it was due to s...

PSG and French football braced for Neymar exit

The saga of Neymar’s seemingly inevitable departure from Paris Saint-Germain is proving a long, drawn out affair bringing the curtain down on w...

Three-member CAC to announce new coach of Team India today

Three-member Cricket Advisory Committee-- Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad and Shantha Rangaswamy, is expected to announce the new coach of the Indian men...

Messi, Ronaldo nominated for UEFA Player of the Year Award

Argentina forward Lionel Messi, Portugal striker Cristiano Ronaldo and Dutch defender Virgil van Dijk were nominated on Thursday for the UEFA Mens Pl...

I didn’t announce any retirement, says Chris Gayle

West Indies’ third one-dayer against India here appeared to be the last international match for Chris Gayle but the ‘Universe Boss’...

Ruthless Australia take control of second Ashes Test at Lord’s

Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon took three wickets each as Australia bowled out England for 258 and reached 30 for one in reply to take c...

KKR appoint Brendon McCullum as new head coach

Kolkata Knight Riders appointed the recently retired Brendon McCullum as their new head coach for the next edition of Indian Premier League in 2020. ...

Unfit Lionel Messi ruled out of Barcelona’s La Liga opener

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said he would not risk an unfit Lionel Messi in Friday’s La Liga opener against Athletic Bilbao and continued ...

Andy Murray to play singles in Winston-Salem Open next week

Andy Murray will play in the singles at next week’s Winston- Salem Open as he continues his comeback from hip surgery, tournament officials tol...

Former Indian cricketer V.B Chandrasekhar ends life

Former India opener and National selector V.B Chandrasekhar, popularly called as VB in cricketing circles, died on Thursday night due following a mas...

Kyrgios fined $113,000 for Cincinnati meltdown, faces suspension

Controversial Australian star Nick Kyrgios was fined 113,000 after his explosive Cincinnati Masters meltdown which saw him smash two racquets, launch...