Category: Sports

Tahir becomes 1st spinner to bowl opening over at WC

London: South African leg-spinner Imran Tahir scripted his name in the history books on Thursday as he became the first…

CWC’19: Hussey is not stressed about the form of Stoinis

Melbourne: Former Australian batsman Mike Hussey is not at all stressed about the current form of all-rounder Marcus Stoinis ahead…

Ian Healy backs Alex Carey to come good in CWC’19

Dubai: Former Australia wicket-keeper batsman Ian Healy on Thursday said that he expects incumbent Alex Carey to perform well in…

French Open: Tsitsipas beats Dellien to reach in third round

Paris [France]: Stefanos Tsitsipas has booked place in the third round on Wednesday after he registered a 4-6, 6-0, 6-3,…

Emerson Palmieri lauds Daniele De Rossi for his captaincy

Leeds [UK]: Chelsea player Emerson Palmieri eulogized his former Roma team-mate Daniele De Rossi, who recently brought his 18-year career…

Everybody’s ready to win: Sadio Mane ahead of Champions League final

Leeds [UK]: Liverpool forward Sadio Mane is all pumped up for the Champions League final, where they will be competing…

Steyn’s absence has forced South Africa to look for Plan B and C, says skipper

London [UK]: Ahead of the World Cup opening match against England, South Africa faced a setback as pacer Dale Steyn…

Eden Hazard stars as Chelsea thrash Arsenal to win Europa Cup

Baku [Azerbaijan]: Belgian footballer Eden Hazard scored twice to help Chelsea thrash Arsenal 4-1 in the Europa Cup finals on…

Mashrafe backs Shakib ‘to do something big’ in WC

Cardiff: Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza feels that star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan will come good at the World Cup beginning…

Babar Hamid appointed as PCB Director-Commercial

Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Babar Hamid as their Director-Commercial following a thorough recruitment…

CAF suspends referee Gehad Grisha for poor performance in African Champions League final

Cairo: African football's governing body, Confederation of African Football (CAF), on Wednesday suspended one of its referees, Gehad Grisha, following…

Ex-Aussie cricketer Gavin Robertson battling with brain cancer

=Melbourne [Australia]: Former Australia cricketer Gavin Robertson on Wednesday revealed he is battling with brain cancer. The 53-year-old had an…

UC Browser ropes in veteran cricketers for ICC World Cup 2019

New Delhi: In line with its efforts to offer varied sports content, UC Browser - world's no. 1 third-party mobile…

French Open: Naomi Osaka survives scare, enters second round

Paris [France]: Japan's Naomi Osaka survived a scare as she defeated Anna Karolina Schmiedlova 0-6, 7-6, 6-1 in the first…

Chelsea midfielder Mateo Kovacic praises Stimac

Leeds [UK]: English football club Chelsea's midfielder Mateo Kovacic on Tuesday praised current Indian football head coach Igor Stimac, ahead…

CWC’19 warm-up: India beats Bangladesh by 95 runs

Cardiff [UK]: India defeated Bangladesh by 95 runs in their final warm-up match at Cardiff on Tuesday ahead of the…

CWC’19 warm-up: West Indies defeats New Zealand after scoring 421 runs

Bristol [UK]: West Indies defeated New Zealand by 91 runs in their final warm-up match at Bristol on Tuesday ahead…

‘Chacha Cricket’ among 5 to get Global Sports Fan Award

New Delhi: Pakistan's 'Chacha Cricket' aka Abdul Jalil along with Bangladesh's fan 'Tiger' aka Shoyab Ali and Sri Lanka's Gayan…

CWC’19: Sheldon Cottrell targets NZ warm-up to be in top shape

Dubai [UAE]: West Indies fast bowler Sheldon Cottrell is taking the final warm-up match against New Zealand seriously to be…

Novak Djokovic sails into 2nd round of French Open

Paris [France]: Novak Djokovic sailed into the second round of the French Open as he defeated Hubert Hurkacz 6-4, 6-2,…