Category: Sports

Messi and Dembele shine but work still to do for Barcelona

Barcelona: Lionel Messi had said it was time Barcelona won the Champions League again and he played like a man…

Nadal to miss Asian tournaments due to knee injury

Barcelona: World number one Rafael Nadal has announced his withdrawal from upcoming tournaments in Beijing and Shanghai due to the…

Ronaldo sent off but 10-man Juventus ease past Valencia

Valencia: Juventus believe they can win the Champions League with Cristiano Ronaldo, but they had to start by beating Valencia…

Rohit praises bowlers after win over Pakistan

Dubai: Stand-in captain Rohit Sharma praised his bowlers after India thrashed arch rivals Pakistan by eight wickets in their Group…

Asia Cup: India restrict Pakistan to 162

Abu Dhabi: Putting up a sensational performance, Indian bowlers bowled out the Pakistan side for a score of 162 in…

Azizullah Fazli named new ACB chief

London: Azizullah Fazli has been appointed as the new chairman of the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) by the country's president…

Asia Cup: India to bowl first against Pakistan

Abu Dhabi: Pakistan have won the toss and asked the Indian team to bowl first in the much-awaited clash at…

China Open: Kidambi Srikanth off to a winning start

Beijing: Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth on Wednesday kick-started his China Open campaign on a winning note as he defeated…

Steve Waugh says Australia need Smith

Melbourne: Former Australian Test skipper Steve Waugh has said that the team needs banned right-hand batsman, Steve Smith, back in…

Sania Mirza has a message for the trolls ahead of India-Pak clash

NEW DELHI: Ahead of highly-anticipated India versus Pakistan encounter at the Asia Cup, India tennis star Sania Mirza send out…

Pakistan favourites to win vs India, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar former Indian cricketer picked Pakistan as favourites in Asia Cup group stage clash between India and Pakistan in…

FIFA Best player award: Salah at same level as Ronaldo and Modric, says Egypt coach

CAIRO: Egypt coach Javier Aguirre said on Monday that Egypt star Mohamed Salah is at the same level as Portugal…

Asia Cup: India survive scare, beat Hong Kong by 26 runs

Dubai: A 174-run partnership between Hong Kong openers Anshuman Rath and Nizakat Khan gave some mighty scares to the Indian…

Stokes, Hales charged for bringing disrepute to game

London: England and Wales Cricket Board on Tuesday confirmed that the independent Cricket Discipline Commission (CDC) has charged bowling all-rounder…

Kohli’s absence could impact India, says Sarfraz Ahmed

Karachi: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed has said that the absence of Virat Kohli from the Indian side could make a…

Cricket: Pakistan v India Asia Cup squads

Dubai: Squads and officials for the Asia Cup Group A match between Pakistan and India to be played in Dubai…

Stopping Ronaldo ‘big step’ towards victory, says Valencia’s Marcelino

Valencia head coach Marcelino says that stopping Cristiano Ronaldo would a "big step" towards beating Juventus when his side meet…

We take India-Pakistan match very normally: Sarfraz

Dubai: On the eve of the marquee clash against India, Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed on Tuesday acknowledged the pressure of…

Messi scores hat-trick as Barcelona thrash PSV

Barcelona: Lionel Messi pictures the Champions League ending with him hoisting the trophy and it began with him scoring a…

Saina Nehwal crashes out of China Open

Beijing: Former world number one Saina Nehwal crashed out of the ongoing China Open after she suffered a first-round defeat…