Category: Sports

Sharapova books place in French Open 3rd round

Paris: Russia's Maria Sharapova on Thursday defeated Donna Vekic of Croatia 7-5, 6-4, to book a place in the third…

IPL 2009: ED imposes penalty of Rs 121 cr on BCCI, others

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday said it has slapped a penalty of Rs 121 crore on BCCI, its…

ICC believe new T20 leagues are at greatest risk of corruption

London: Global cricket chiefs believe newly-emerging domestic Twenty20 competitions are the tournaments at greatest risk of corruption, following match-fixing allegations…

India have plans to win all three Intercontinental Cup matches: coach

Mumbai: Indian men's football team coach Stephen Constantine has revealed that he has "broken things down and have set the…

French Open: Bopanna-Vasselin eye pre-quarters berth

Paris: Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna and his French partner Edouard Roger-Vasselin will look to secure their place in the…

French Open: Nadal, Serena to play their second round

Paris: World number one Rafael Nadal will look to continue his rich vein of form when he squares off with…

Sardara Singh returns to Indian hockey squad for Champions Trophy

New Delhi: Veteran defender Sardara Singh has been recalled in the 18-member Indian men's hockey team for the final edition…

Pro Kabaddi League: Iran’s Atrachali becomes first-ever player to enter 1 crore club

New Delhi: Iran's Fazel Atrachali has became the first player in the history of Pro Kabaddi League to enter the…

Discus thrower Vikas Gowda retires

New Delhi: Discus thrower Vikas Gowda, who holds the current national record of 66.28m, officially announced his retirement from athletics…

Djokovic, Halep advance in French Open

New Delhi: Former World No. 1 Novak Djokovic on Wednesday overcame a resilient Jaume Munar in straight sets, while top-ranked…

Buttler rested for Scotland ODI, Plunkett back for Australia series

London: Swashbuckling English wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler has been rested for the one-off One-Day International (ODI) against Scotland next month,…

Pro Kabaddi League: Iran’s Atrachali becomes first-ever player to enter 1 crore club

New Delhi: Iran's Fazel Atrachali has became the first player in the history of Pro Kabaddi League to enter the…

Young people do like cricket, insists ICC chief

London: England's top cricket administrator may feel young people no longer care about cricket, but the man running the sport's…

Ronaldo grumbling leaves Real unimpressed

Madrid: Cristiano Ronaldo won the Champions League for a fifth time on Saturday but the striker's petulant posturing over his…

Abul Hasan replaces injured Mustafizur Rahman in B’desh T20I squad

Dhaka: Abul Hasan has been called in the Bangladesh T20I squad as a replacement for injured Mustafizur Rahman for the…

Serena, Sharapova look to edge closer to last-16 clash

Paris: Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova are both back in action at the French Open on Thursday looking to reach…

French Open: William sisters stage comeback, advance to second round

Paris: American tennis ace players Serena and Venus Williams staged a stunning comeback to win their first Grand Slam doubles…

Ranko Popovic steps down as FC Pune City head coach

Pune: Ranko Popovic on Wednesday stepped down as the head coach of the Indian Super League (ISL) club FC Pune…

French Open: Simona Halep eyes winning start

Paris: World number one Simona Halep will look to kick start her campaign at the French Open on a winning…

Warner, Bancroft to return in July

Melbourne: Disgraced Australian cricketers David Warner and Cameron Bancroft confirmed on Tuesday that they will return to competitive cricket in…