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Thursday, May 23, 2019

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Jos Buttler is England's dangerman, says Ponting

England boats of a number of match-winners in their 15-man World Cup squad, but former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has handpicked Jos Buttler as ...

Sergio Aguero recalled to Argentina squad for Copa America

Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni has recalled Sergio Aguero to his squad for the Copa America after having frozen out the Manchester City striker since...

Maria Sharapova withdraws from French Open, citing right shoulder

Two-time French Open champion Maria Sharapova pulled out of the year’s second Grand Slam tournament on Tuesday because of her surgically repair...

India bow out of Sudirman Cup after 0-5 loss to China

India crashed out of the Sudirman Cup mixed team badminton championships after losing 0-5 to 10-time champions China in the second and final group ma...

Distracted Alexander Zverev seeks to rediscover spark

On the court, Alexander Zverev has proved adept at shouldering the expectation heaped on him since his early teens, but off it, the job of handling t...

Virat alone can't win WC, others will need to step up: Sachin

Stacking up staggering numbers with monotonic regularity may have become a day job for Virat Kohli, but he alone can in 'no way' win a World Cup with...

Maxwell keen to play a part with the ball in Australia's WC quest

Better known for his hard-hitting abilities, Glenn Maxwell has set his sights on becoming an asset for Australia with his part-time off-spin in the u...

Hockey India names women's team for U-21 tournament

Hockey India  named an 18-member Indian junior women's team for the Cantor Fitzgerald U-21 International 4-Nations tournament in Dublin, followe...

Archer targetting Kohli's wicket with World Cup spot sealed

Jofra Archer is over the moon at his World Cup selection - and has identified Virat Kohli as the player he would most like to get out. On Tuesday, Ar...

Mary Kom wins first bout, assures of a medal in India Open

Six-time world champion Mary Kom made a successful return to 51kg category by overwhelming her opponent Mala Rai of Nepal to reach the semifinals and...

Indian runner Gomathi Marimuthu failed dope test after winning Asian title

Indian runner Gomathi Marimuthu failed a dope test immediately after winning the Asian 800 metres title last month and has been suspended, the nation...

Barty pulls out of Strasbourg with arm injury

Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty withdrew from the Internationaux de Strasbourg clay-court tournament on Tuesday because of a right arm injury. Barty was re...

Murray rules out Wimbledon singles return

Former world No. 1 Andy Murray has all but ruled out playing singles at Wimbledon this year and said he will focus on doubles when he makes his comeb...

Shahid Afridi announced as icon player for Euro T20 Slam

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi has joined the Euro T20 Slam as icon player while South African T-20 team's vice-captain J.P Duminy and his cou...

Messi leads Argentina's Copa America squad list

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi will lead Argentina's squad at the Copa America, with Manchester City forward Sergio Aguero back in the side for the...

England will be at the heart of a special WC, says Vaughan

In-form England have the 'best opportunity' to break their title jinx in the ODI World Cup and they will be at the heart of what promises to be a 'sp...

Will take legal shelter against being 'blackmailed': Dutee

India's fastest woman Dutee Chand said she will take legal shelter against people blackmailing and criticising her over revelation of being in a 'sam...

SAI clears open trials for Asian Championships on June 7

Top gymnasts, including Dipa Karmakar and Rakesh Patra, breathed a sigh of relief after the Sports Authority of India cleared Gymnastic Federation of...

Indian shuttlers suffer 2-3 loss to Malaysia in Sudirman Cup

Sameer Verma suffered a shocking straight-game loss in men's singles on Tuesday as India were stunned 2-3 by a young Malaysia in a group 1D match to ...

I wanted to bat like Shahid Afridi: Rashid Khan

Afghanistan sensation Rashid Khan has been ruling the white-ball format for the last two years while leading a renaissance of sorts of wrist-spinners...

Former Australian opener Michael Slater kicked off plane: Report

Former Australian opener Michael Slater was kicked off a plane after a heated argument with two friends, delaying the flight for 30 minutes, a report...

CoA finally prepare terms of reference for CAC

The Committee of Administrators is finally ready with the terms of reference for the three-member Cricket Advisory Committee, which will be provided ...

Dhoni will be India's trump card in World Cup: Zaheer Abbas

"Brain" of his cricket team, Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be India's trump card at the World Cup because of his vast experience, reckons former Pakistan...

Pain-free Murray optimistic about return to tennis

Andy Murray is confident he can return to competitive tennis and has hinted at a doubles spot at Wimbledon, inspired by American doubles great Bob Br...

Zampa confident of posing dual spin threat with Lyon in WC

Adam Zampa believes his attacking leg-spin combined with Nathan Lyon's precise off-spin can prove to be an important weapon for Australia as they loo...

Liam Dawson set to be named in England's World Cup squad

Liam Dawson is set to be announced in England's World Cup squad. The allrounder, who bowls left-arm spin, last played an ODI in October 2018 and was ...

Caster Semenya to contest 3,000-metres at Prefontaine Classic

Caster Semenya will compete in the 3,000 metres at the Diamond League’s Prefontaine Classic in Stanford, California on June 30, a distance she ...

Kedhar Jadhav declared fit, no changes in India WC squad

All-rounder Kedar Jadhav, who had sustained a shoulder injury during the recently concluded edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has been decla...

Australian F1 legend Niki Lauda passes away

Austrian Formula One legend Niki Lauda passed away at the age of 70 on Monday (local time), a family spokeswoman confirmed in a statement. “Wit...

Messi leads Argentina's Copa America squad list

Maradona to undergo shoulder surgery

Kroos pens new Real Madrid deal until 2023