Friday, January 24, 2020


Australian Open: Roger Federer eyeing another miracle in Melbourne

Roger Federer continues to defy the ageing process but even the great Swiss will know the window of opportunity to add to his Grand Slam haul is grow...

Chennai City out of AFC Champions League, loses qualifier to Al Riffa

Chennai City went down fighting 0-1 to Bahraini club Al Riffa SC in a preliminary round qualifier to bow out of the AFC Champions League 2020 here on...

Khelo India: Maharashtra remain top of the table

Maharashtra's athletes went home with wide smiles after enjoying a productive day at the Khelo India Youth Games 2020 here on Tuesday, entrenching th...

Dhawan says ready to bat anywhere

Regular India opener Shikhar Dhawan says he is ready to bat anywhere after skipper Virat Kohli's move to drop himself down at No. 4 to accommodate hi...

Bumrah's yorkers, bouncers surprise Warner

Swashbuckling Australian opener David Warner says he was surprised by the yorkers and bouncers of India's pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah in the ODI se...

Barcelona open record gap over Real in Deloitte Money League

La Liga leaders Barcelona have chalked up a victory over rivals Real Madrid after establishing a record gap between first and second place in the lat...

Smith predicts Labuschagne can be a big player in future if he keeps a level head

Australia batting mainstay Steven Smith has predicted that rising star Marnus Labuschagne can be a future influential player if he keeps a level head...

I feel like a kid again, says 36-year-old Bravo WI comeback

The battle-hardened Dwayne Bravo, at 36, returns to the West Indies squad "feeling like a kid", more than three years after playing his last internat...

Pant suffers concussion, Rahul keeps wicket during 1st ODI

Wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant on Tuesday suffered a concussion, forcing K L Rahul to take his position behind the stumps during the first ODI ag...

I feel like a kid again, says Bravo on WI comeback

The battle-hardened Dwayne Bravo, at 36, returns to the West Indies squad 'feeling like a kid', more than three years after playing his last internat...

Sore Caroline Wozniacki pulls out of Kooyong Classic

Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki on Tuesday pulled out of the Kooyong Classic citing soreness, meaning the Dane will have no further match ...

Jofra Archer abuser banned for two years in NZ

The man who racially abused England bowler Jofra Archer during a Test against the Black Caps was banned on Tuesday from international and domestic ma...

Sania makes winning return to WTA circuit, enters women's doubles QFs

Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza made a winning return to the WTA circuit by advancing to the women’s doubles quarterfinals of the Hobart Internat...

Dane Van Niekerk to lead Proteas Women in World T20

Dane Van Niekerk, who has not played a T20I since February 2019, will be leading South Africa in the upcoming Women’s World T20 in Australia. T...

Albert Roca appointed as new head coach of Hyderabad FC

The bottom-placed ISL outfit Hyderabad FC named Albert Roca as their new head coach for the 2020-21 season on a two-year deal. According to an ISL me...

Luis Suarez out for four months after knee surgery

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez is set to miss the majority of the rest of the season after undergoing knee surgery, the Spanish champions said on Sund...

BCCI set to appoint Gautam Gambhir, Madan Lal as CAC members

  The BCCI is all set to appoint World Cup-winning former Indian players Madan Lal and Gautam Gambhir as members of the Cricket Advisory Committe...

Viswanathan Anand loses to Wesley So at Tata Steel Masters

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand suffered an early jolt, losing to Wesley So in the second round of the Tata Steel Masters chess tournament...

Barcelona sack coach Ernesto Valverde, appoint Quique Setien until 2022

Barcelona have sacked coach Ernesto Valverde and named former Real Betis coach Quique Setien as his replacement, the club said in a statement . &ldqu...

Djokovic insists no clear favourite for Australian Open

Defending champion Novak Djokovic insisted there are no clear favourites for the next week's Australian Open despite his ominous start to the season....

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