Friday, December 13, 2019


Fit Johnson 'ready' for full part in Presidents Cup after surgery

Former world number one Dustin Johnson has fully recovered from left knee surgery and declared Wednesday he was fit and "ready to play" a full role f...

Nasir Jamshed pleads guilty to bribery offences

  Former Pakistan cricketer Nasir Jamshed will be sentenced in February after pleading guilty in a British court to conspiring to bribe other pla...

Murali Vijay fined 10% match fee for showing dissent

Out-of-favour India opener Murali Vijay was on Monday fined 10 per cent of his match fee for expressing dissent over an on-field decision by the umpi...

Prithvi Shaw set to go to New Zealand as third opener

Prithvi Shaw’s recent form has once again put him in reckoning for the third opener’s slot for the Test series in New Zealand in February...

Wasim Jaffer becomes first Indian to play 150 Ranji matches

Veteran opener Wasim Jaffer on Monday became the first player in Indian cricket to feature in 150 Ranji matches. The 41-year-old from Maharashtra, wh...

No Commonwealth Shooting C'ships in India during 2022 CWG

The Commonwealth Games Federation on Monday said there is no plan to have a Commonwealth Championship of shooting in India during the 2022 Birmingham...

Ankit Khatana, Kalaivani Srinivasan lead India to six boxing gold medals

National champion Ankit Khatana (75kg) and rising star Kalaivani Srinivasan (48kg) led India to six boxing gold medals even as World Championships br...

Russia reacts with anger after doping ban from Olympics, World Cup

The World Anti-Doping Agency on Monday banned Russia for four years from major global sporting events including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and the 2022 ...

South African cricketers refuse to deal with board

South Africa’s cricket crisis continued on Monday when the South African Cricketers’ Association repeated its call for Cricket South Afri...

Messi out of Champions League fixture against Inter Milan

Barcelona star Lionel Messi will not make the trip to the San Siro for Tuesday’s final Champions League group game, but Inter Milan coach Anton...

Defending champion Sindhu eyes turnaround at World Tour Finals

Enduring a rough patch since claiming the world championship gold, ace Indian shuttler P V Sindhu would be eager to turnaround her fortunes when she ...

Woods defends 'great kid' Reed after rule-breaking row


Arsenal relieved as worst winless run since 1977 ends at West Ham

Arsenal caretaker manager Freddie Ljungberg believes a weight has been lifted off his players' shoulders after a three-goal blitz in nine second-half...

3rd T20: India, WI in battle of equals in series-finale

India will have to address the many inadequacies laid bare by a resolute West Indies in the second T20 International when the two teams made up of po...

McIlroy turns down spot in Saudi tournament

Rory McIlroy confirmed Monday he had turned down the chance to play in next month's European Tour event in Saudi Arabia despite reportedly being offe...

Sunil Chhetri signs up 3-yr deal with PUMA

Indian men's football team captain Sunil Chhetri signed a three-year deal with global sports giant, PUMA. Chhetri, who is the second-highest after C...

Leicester City break club record with 4-1 win against Aston Villa

Leicester City set a club record of eight successive top-flight wins after two goals from Jamie Vardy helped them to an impressive 4-1 Premier League...

Manchester City not on par with European elite: Pep Guardiola

Manchester City must accept that they may not be able to compete with the top teams in Europe at the moment, manager Pep Guardiola has said. City&rsq...

Manav Thakkar clinches ITTF Challenge Series U-21 title

Indian paddler Manav Thakkar on Sunday became the first Indian to clinch U-21 men’s singles title in an ITTF Challenge Series event with a comf...

Sri Lanka seamer Suranga Lakmal to miss Pakistan tour due to dengue

Sri Lanka seamer Suranga Lakmal will miss the two-match Test series against Pakistan after contracting dengue. Asitha Fernando will replace Lakmal, b...

I don't worry about my place in team anymore: Rahul

India win T20 series against Windies

Ben Stokes says will be fit to bowl in South Africa

Mayank Agarwal replaces injured Dhawan in India's ODI squad

Hardik Pandya eyes international return during NZ tour

Rohit Sharma named La Liga's first India brand ambassador

ISL league toppers to play in 2021 Asian Champions League

English clubs on the march again in Champions League

Leeds win seventh in a row to regain C'ship lead

Arsenal, Rangers chart safe passage in Europa League