Category: Sports

Women wrestlers take on rivals and tradition in south Iraq

Diwaniyah: Sports teacher Nehaya Dhaher was living a quiet life looking after her elderly mother in Iraq's tribal south when…

Sarfaraz Ahmed aiming to cement Twenty20 dominance against New Zealand

Abu Dhabi: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed vowed that his all-conquering Twenty20 team will continue their hot streak in their three-match…

Babar Azam regains top T20I rank

[UAE]: Pakistani cricketer Babar Azam has reclaimed the number-one ranking in the International Cricket Council (ICC) men’s player rankings for…

Sania and Shoaib reveal the name of their bundle of joy

NEW DELHI: Tennis Star Sania Mirza and Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik has named their little boy Izhaan Mirza Malik. The…

‘Indian Cricket in Danger’: Sourav Ganguly letter to BCCI over #MeToo charges

NEW DELHI: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday wrote a letter to top officials from the Board of Control…

Ronaldo becomes most followed person on Instagram

Ace footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has surpassed actor-singer Selena Gomez to become the most-followed person on Instagram. Ronaldo now has 144,338,650…

Lopetegui sacked as Madrid manager

Madrid: Julen Lopetegui was on Monday relieved of his duties as the manager of Real Madrid following a dismal run…

Sania Mirza, Shoaib Malik blessed with baby boy

Hyderabad: Tennis star Sania Mirza and her Pakistani cricketer husband Shoaib Malik were blessed with a baby boy on Tuesday.…

‘I was no longer indispensable’ at Real Madrid, says Ronaldo

Paris: Cristiano Ronaldo has said he decided to leave Real Madrid for Juventus after sensing that the Spanish club's president,…

Cricket Australia accused of creating cheating culture

Sydney: Cricket Australia (CA) has been accused of creating a "win-at-all-costs" environment which led to a recent cheating scandal and…

Don’t need a foreign coach, feels archer Deepika Kumari

Kolkata: Managing to win a bronze at the recently-concluded Archery World Cup Finals without a coach, star Indian recurve archer…

Sharma, Rayudu tons set up India’s 224-run ODI victory

Mumbai: Rohit Sharma hailed his "game-changer" partnership with fellow centurion Ambati Rayudu to set up India's 224-run win over West…

Dhoni falls a run short to enter 10k ODI club for India

Mumbai: Mahendra Singh Dhoni's poor run continued in the fourth One-Day International (ODI) against the West Indies on Monday as…

Shoaib Malik has the perfect reply to Pakistan cricket haters

Australia ended their tour of UAE without winning a single T20, whitewashed for the first time by Pakistan in any…

Leicester City owner confirmed dead in chopper crash

London: English Premier League club Leicester City has confirmed that their Thai billionaire owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, along with other four…

Was MS Dhoni deliberately ‘dropped’ from India squad? Here’s what BCCI said

MS Dhoni, the Indian wicketkeeper-batsman was excluded from the T20 squads for the series against West Indies and Australia. He…

Mexican Grand Prix: Hamilton seals fifth F1 title

Mexico City : British Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton on Sunday finished fourth in the Mexican Grand Prix to clinch…

I-League: Minerva Punjab split points with Goa’s Churchill Brothers

Chandigarh: Defending champions Minerva Punjab split points in a goalless draw against Goan giants Churchill Brothers in their first match…

Djokovic targets top spot in Paris as Nadal returns from injury

Paris: Novak Djokovic can complete a stunning return to world number one at the Paris Masters this week as Rafael…

Svitolina eyes Grand Slam success after Singapore triumph

Singapore: A confident Elina Svitolina used a more assertive approach to produce a "statement" WTA Finals triumph in Singapore on…