Saturday, January 25, 2020


BBL: Steyn, Coulter-Nile named in Melbourne Stars squad

South Africa pace spearhead Dale Steyn and Australia's Nathan Coulter-Nile has been named in the 13-man Melbourne Stars squad for the upcoming match ...

Virat Kohli named in Wisden cricketers of the decade list

India captain Virat Kohli has been named in the Cricketers of the decade list alongside four others by the Wisden Cricketers' Almanac. Apart from Koh...

VAR to be introduced at AFC U-23 Championship in Thailand

The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system will be used during the upcoming 2020 AFC Under-23 Championship in Thailand, the Asian Football Association ...

Mitchell Swepson added to Australia squad for 3rd NZ Test

Australian leg-spinner Mitchell Swepson has been called up in the national squad for the third and final Test of the three-match series against New Z...

Simon Harmer extends contract with Essex

Former South Africa off-spinner Simon Harmer has signed a one-year contract extension with Essex. The deal will see him with the club until the 2022 ...

2022 Winter Olympic venues in China to be ready in 2020

The construction of competition venues and auxiliary projects in Yanqing, one of the three venues for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, will be compl...

Santa Cruz set to extend contract with Olimpia

Former Bayern Munich and Manchester City striker Roque Santa Cruz is poised to sign a new contract with Paraguayan first division side Olimpia, exten...

Mandzukic leaves Juventus for Qatar's Al-Duhail

  Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic has joined Qatari club Al-Duhail on a free transfer from Juventus. Al-Duhail announced the signing on their off...

Australia mull five specialist bowlers for Boxing Day Test

Australia could play five specialist bowlers against New Zealand during the second Test, captain Tim Paine said Wednesday, with the decision being le...

Long time between Boxing Day tests for Kiwis vs Australia

It's been a long time between Boxing Day Tests for Australia's closest cricketing neighbour. New Zealand's last appearance on Dec. 26 in Melbourne wa...

Vardy dilemma for Leicester as champions-elect Liverpool lie in wait

Leicester City face runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool on Boxing Day knowing their own title hopes are very much in the balance. Thursday's mat...

Ganguly's four-nation tournament will be flop idea, says Rashid Latif

Former Pakistan skipper Rashid Latif feels the four-nation tournament proposal revealed by BCCI president Sourav Ganguly will "flop" like the "Big Th...

Bianca Andreescu out of season opener in Auckland with ‘knee issues’

Auckland Classic organisers suffered a major setback to their tournament lineup on Tuesday with U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu withdrawing due t...

Bumrah,Dhawan back for limited-overs series against SL & Aus

Jasprit Bumrah returns to the Indian team for the limited-overs series against Sri Lanka (T20) and Australia in January. In-form opener and vice-capt...

Kim Clijsters announces plan to make tour comeback in March

Kim Clijsters, who retired for a second time in 2011, confirmed on Monday that she was making a comeback starting in Mexico in March. “A few mo...

France’s world No 22 Lucas Pouille out of Australian Open

France’s Lucas Pouille, ranked 22 in the world, on Monday withdrew from the Australian Open as he continues to recover from an elbow injury. &l...

Ishant, Shikhar to play for Delhi against Hyderabad

Senior pacer Ishant Sharma and veteran opener Shikhar Dhawan will turn up for the beleaguered Delhi side in their next Ranji Trophy encounter against...

Bumrah to prove fitness in Ranji game against Kerala

Star India pacer Jasprit Bumrah's fitness will be tested ahead of his national comeback when he turns out for Gujarat in their Ranji Trophy match aga...

Deepak Chahar likely to be out of action till April 2020

Indian cricket team's chief selector, MSK Prasad said that Deepak Chahar will remain out of squad till April next year. "I have my own doubts about D...

David Warner ready for Boxing Day Test: Justin Langer

Australia's coach Justin Langer on Tuesday brushed off opener David Warner's injury concerns and said that the batsman is raring to go for the upcomi...

India beat NZ by 6 wickets in T20 opener

I felt like I could change course of the game: Sarfaraz

Ravi Shastri: World Cup an obsession for Team India

Can't think of revenge against New Zealand, says Kohli

With No. 1 in sight, McIlroy takes long view

Atletico Madrid knocked out of Copa del Rey

Rodgers eases Vardy injury fears

West Brom's promotion push stalled again by Stoke

World Archery lifts suspension on India

Khelo India Youth Games: Maharashtra crowned champion

Rana powers Delhi to victory in big run chase

Anand draws with Dubov; Carlsen back in reckoning

Australian Open: Naomi Osaka knocked out

AO 2020: Rafael Nadal accidentally hits ball girl

Serena knocked out of Australian Open