Category: Sports

Chandimal to miss Barbados Test after ball-tampering appeal rejected

Dubai: Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal is all set to miss his side's day-night Test match against West Indies in…

Germany face tough Sweden challenge in FIFA WC

Mumbai: Defending champions Germany will look to shake off their disappointing start to the FIFA World Cup, when they take…

Sahibzada Farhan eager to don Pakistan jersey

Islamabad: First-class Pakistan cricketer Sahibzada Farhan, who opens batting for Islamabad United in Pakistan Super League (PSL), has said that…

FIFA WC: Neymar, Coutinho’s injury-time goals sink Costa Rica

Saint Petersburg: Star striker Neymar and midfielder Philippe Coutinho pulled up injury-time goals as second-ranked Brazil brushed aside 23rd-ranked Costa…

FIFA WC: Musa helps Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0

Volgograd: Nigeria stunned Iceland with a stupendous 2-0 victory in their Group D match at the Volgograd Arena on Friday.…

FIFA WC: Shaqiri’s last-minute stunner earns Switzerland 2-1 win over Serbia

Moscow: A last-minute goal from Xherdan Shaqiri earned Switzerland 2-1 win over Serbia in a Group E clash of the…

Halle Open: Federer’s winning run continues, reaches semi-final

Halle: Twenty-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer handed over a crushing defeat to his Australian Opponent Matthew Abden here on…

‘Recipe for disaster’ – Tendulkar urges two-ball rethink

New Delhi: Indian and Pakistani legends Sachin Tendulkar and Waqar Younis on Friday joined calls to scrap the practice of…

Kohli backing his ‘X-factor’ spinners in England

New Delhi: India skipper Virat Kohli said Friday he is backing his wrist spinners to give his team the edge…

England setting the benchmark in ODIs: Aaron Finch

Chester-le-Street: Australian top-order batsman Aaron Finch believes England are "setting the benchmark" in ODI cricket for the world after they…

Lanka captain, coach and manager admit breaching ICC code

Dubai: Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal, coach Chandika Hathurusinghe and manager Asanka Gurusinha have admitted to breaching the International Cricket…

FIFA WC: Brazil, Costa Rica look for first win

Saint Petersburg: Second-ranked Brazil, who are one of the favourites to clinch FIFA World Cup title this year, will be…

ICC CEO Richardson to deliver Cowdrey Lecture

Dubai: International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive David Richardson will deliver the 2018 Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) Spirit of Cricket…

ICC to hear Chandimal’s appeal against ball-tampering charges today

Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that chairman of the ICC Code of Conduct Commission, Michael Beloff QC,…

Kabaddi Masters: India to take on Pakistan in opening game

Dubai: India and Pakistan are set to face each other in a showdown of rivals on Friday at the Kabaddi…

Federer breezes into Halle Open quarters

Halle: Defending Champion Roger Federer continued his winning streak on the grass court after defeating France's Benoit Paire in the…

FIFA WC: Mbappe’s goal takes France into knockout stages

Moscow: Kylian Mbappe's close-range goal on Thursday got France through to the knockout rounds of the ongoing 21st edition of…

FIFA World Cup: Croatia dominates Argentina 3-0

Moscow: Lionel Messi's dream of winning the World Cup now looks remote as Argentina crashed to a 3-0 defeat to…

Jedinak penalty earns Australia a draw against Denmark

Samara: Denmark and Australia played out a 1-1 draw on Thursday as a Mile Jedinak penalty secured a point for…

Sania Mirza performs “prenatal yoga”, shares photo on Twitter – Here’s what Maneka Gandhi says

New Delhi: On the occasion of International Day of Yoga, Indian tennis star, Sania Mirza shared her picture and wrote,…