Virat Kohli’s aggression has become India’s strength, says Sachin Tendulkar

Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar believes that skipper Virat Kohli’s aggressive attitude and consistent performances have changed the players in

Cristiano Ronaldo pips Lionel Messi, Neymar to win FIFA player of the year award

New Delhi: Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo pipped Barcelona’s Lionel Messi, Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar to win FIFA player of the

A gate at Feroz Shah Kotla to be named after Virender Sehwag

New Delhi: Former Team India opener, Virender Sehwag is set to be bestowed with yet another honour as the gate

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil vs England semifinal moved to Kolkata from Guwahati

The FIFA U-17 World Cup encounter between Brazil and England has been rescheduled from Guwahati’s Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium to

India beat Malaysia, register 2nd consecutive win in Sultan of Johor Cup hockey

Dilpreet Singh scored a brace as India junior men’s hockey team defeated hosts Malaysia 2-1 to register their second consecutive

Kidambi Srikanth to get Rs 5 lakh cash reward from Badminton Association of Ind…

Kidambi Srikanth will get a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh for winning his third Super Series Premier title with

Virat Kohli leads Daniel Vettori’s ‘dream team’, no place for MS Dhoni

New Delhi: Former New Zealand skipper Daniel Vettori, who has taken over 300 wickets, recently, put together his dream team.

Virat Kohli’s aggression drives Team India, says Sachin Tendulkar

New Delhi: Team India skipper Virat Kohli once again illustrated why he is the best in business as he slammed a

Zimbabwe vs West Indies, 1st Test: Roston Chase stars as Windies dominate Zimbabwe on Day 3

Bulawayo: Roston Chase was unbeaten on 91 as the West Indies established a mammoth 429-run lead over Zimbabwe at the

Mohammed Siraj: This cricketer’s rags-to-riches story is truly inspiring

New Delhi: The Team India selection committee on Monday picked the squad for the three-match T20I series against New Zealand.

Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki claim revenge wins at WTA Finals

Singapore: Simona Halep made a winning start to her WTA Finals campaign with an impressive 6-4 6-2 victory over Frenchwoman

Livid Max Verstappen says stewards decisions ‘kill sport’

Austin: Max Verstappen claimed Formula One’s stewards were killing the sport after he was demoted from a podium finish in

Lewis Hamilton is close and has smoked the cigar

Austin: Lewis Hamilton will have to wait another week for his fourth Formula One world championship but he has smoked

Here’s why BCCI got rid of paralysed ball-boy Dharamveer Pal

New Delhi: The The Board of Control for Cricket in India has decided not to use Dharamveer Pal, the polio-afflicted

Sanjiv Bhatt asks ‘Why no Muslim players in Team India?’ Harbhajan Singh replies

New Delhi: The Team India selection committee on Monday picked the squad for the three-match T20I series against New Zealand.

No assurance that Ashish Nehra will play Delhi T20I, says MSK Prasad

New Delhi: The Team India selection committee on Monday picked the squad for the three-match T20I series against New Zealand.

Shreyas Iyer, Mohammed Siraj for T20s vs New Zealand; Murali Vijay in Test squad

Mumbai and Delhi Daredevils Shreyas Iyer and Hyderabad pacer Mohammed Siraj have been picked for the three-match T20 series against

Bayern Munich confirm Thomas Mueller injury, Mats Hummels in doubt

Berlin: Bayern Munich have new injury concerns for this week’s doubleheader against RB Leipzig with Mats Hummels joining Thomas Mueller

England can win the Ashes without Ben Stokes, says Mitchell Johnson

England can retain the Ashes in Australia without talismanic all-rounder Ben Stokes, claimed former Aussie bowling star Mitchell Johnson. Stokes

Rafael Nadal continues to top ATP Rankings, Kristina Mladenovic joins WTA top 10

Madrid: Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal remained in the number one spot in the men`s Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP)

Graeme Hick, Troy Cooley to coach against England in Ashes tour match

Sydney: Former England batsman Graeme Hick and bowling coach Troy Cooley will pit their wits against the tourists when they

Sachin Tendulkar leads list of congratulations for Kidambi Srikanth’s Denmark Open win

New Delhi: The sports fraternity has heaped praise on Kidambi Srikanth for winning his maiden Denmark Open Super Series Premier

Too optimistic to call India dominant force in badminton: Gopichand

Odense: Indian badminton has been on the ascendancy for quite some time now but a pragmatic chief national coach Pullela

ISSF World Cup Finals: Ankur Mittal, Jitu Rai in focus

New Delhi: The in-form double trap exponent Ankur Mittal and pistol ace Jitu Rai will spearhead India’s challenge in the prestigious

Shreyas Iyer, Mohammed Siraj get India call-up for NZ T20s; Jadeja, Ashwin ignored

New Delhi: Mumbai batsman Shreyas Iyer and Hyderabad pacer Mohammed Siraj received maiden T20I call-ups as the BCCI Selection Committee

Murali Vijay returns to India squad for Sri Lanka Tests

The BCCI on Monday announced India’s Test squad for the first two matches of the home series against Sri Lanka,

Stand up and be counted, Jurgen Klopp tells Liverpool after 4-1 loss to Tottenham Hotspur

London: Jurgen Klopp pledged to “fix” his Liverpool team`s chronic defensive problems after a 4-1 defeat at Tottenham Hotspur left

Formula One: Livid Max Verstappen says stewards’ decisions ‘kill sport’

Austin, Texas: Max Verstappen claimed Formula One’s stewards were killing the sport after he was demoted from a podium finish

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Germany coach slams referee after quarterfinal loss vs Bra…

Germany coach Christian Wueck ripped into referee Jair Marrufo saying he made the difference in their quarter-final loss to Brazil

Ross Taylor praises ‘young’ Tom Latham for match-winning ton vs India in 1st ODI

Ross Taylor lavished praise on ‘young’ Tom Latham after the two added a record 200 runs for the fourth wicket

Hockey Asia Cup: We defended well in crunch moments, says India coach Sjoerd Marijne

Conceding last-minute goals has been the bane of Indian hockey but recently-appointed coach Sjoerd Marijne says the team improvised its defensive tactics quite well

Regal Cristiano Ronaldo tipped for Best FIFA award

London: Cristiano Ronaldo’s stunning exploits with Real Madrid make him the strong favourite to win the 2017 Best FIFA Men’s

Dean Jones belittles Virat Kohli ton, gets trolled on Twitter

New Delhi: It seems Dean Jones likes to add fuel to fire, and he did it again on Sunday after Virat

Sami Khedira hat-trick lifts 10-man Juventus, Milan see red in Serie A

Sami Khedira hit his first hat-trick as ten-man Juventus kept pace with Serie A leaders Napoli and Inter Milan in

India vs New Zealand: How the Kiwis hushed Indian spinners

Mumbai: Senior New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor is happy that centurion Tom Latham paid heed to his advice to play the

India vs New Zealand: Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal endure tough day in office

Mumbai: India batsman Dinesh Karthik feels that kind of challenge that young wrist spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal faced

Chris Gayle denies exposing himself to massage therapist

Star West Indian cricketer Chris Gayle has denied exposing his genitals to a massage therapist, claiming an Australian media group

Zimbabwe vs West Indies, 1st Test: Bishoo’s five-for gives West Indies control on Day 2

Leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo pricked Zimbabwe’s bubble of optimism on Sunday as his five-wicket haul put the West Indies in charge

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil rally to upstage Germany, face England in semis

Lightning struck Germany twice and reduced to cinders every bit of good work they had done till the 71st minute

Harry Kane scores twice as Tottenham Hotspur crush Liverpool in Premier League

Tottenham Hotspur brutally exposed Liverpool’s defensive frailties as Harry Kane plundered two more goals in his side’s 4-1 Premier League

Usain Bolt says he’s serious about a soccer career

Austin: Usain Bolt says he is serious about starting up a soccer career now he has retired from sprinting —

Virat Kohli first Indian captain to score over 1300 runs in a calendar year

Mumbai: Statistical highlights of the first ODI between India and New Zealand on Sunday. # India (280/8) have posted their

India vs New Zealand, 1st ODI, Mumbai, live cricket score: IND bat on Virat Kohli’s…

Virtually unbeatable at home, the Indian cricket team will look for a winning start in its three-match ODI series versus

FC Barcelona beat Malaga CF to extend La Liga lead

A controversial Gerard Deulofeu strike sent FC Barcelona on their way to a comfortable 2-0 victory over Malaga FC on

India vs New Zealand Live Score, 1st ODI at Mumbai

12:50 pm IST: Team India arrived at the stadium a little while ago. #TeamIndia has arrived for #Virat200 #INDvNZ pic.twitter.com/4X0uONT1h7

India vs New Zealand, 1st ODI: Statistical preview

New Delhi: Ahead of Sunday’s first India-New Zealand ODI match in Mumbai, we present you all the key stats and

Mayanti Langer wishes Indian hockey team, Srikanth Kidambi good luck on Super Sunday

New Delhi: Celebrated cricket presenter Mayanti Langer on Sunday wished Indian men’s hockey team and badminton ace Srikanth Kidambi ahead

India vs New Zealand, 1st ODI: Five talking points ahead of Mumbai clash

New Delhi: After beating reigning world champions Australia 4-1 in the five-match ODI series, India face a new challenge in

India vs Malaysia, Hockey Asia Cup 2017 Final: Live streaming, TV listing, time, date, venue, squads

New Delhi: An unbeaten India will look for their third continental title when Manpreet Singh & Co take on Malaysia

Kidambi Srikanth vs Lee Hyun Il, Denmark Open Super Series 2017 Final: Live streaming, TV listing, time, date, venue

New Delhi: Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth stands a chance to win his third Super Series Premier title of the

Jose Mourinho tears into Manchester United after shock loss at Huddersfield Town

London: Jose Mourinho launched a withering verbal attack on his Manchester United players following their surprise Premier League defeat at

Barcelona roll on calmly amidst Catalan chaos

Barcelona: Barcelona dismissed another day of political chaos in Catalonia to continue on their merry way at the top of

India vs New Zealand 2017, 1st ODI: Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time in IST

New Delhi: Hardly challenged in a dominating run this season, India will once again start as the overwhelming favourites when

India vs New Zealand, 1st ODI: Virat Kohli & Co start as overwhelming favourites against inconsistent-but-gritty Kiwis

Mumbai: Hardly challenged in a dominating run this season, India will once again start as the overwhelming favourites when they

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Rhian Brewster hattrick spurs England to 4-1 win over USA

Rhian Brewster scored a hattrick as England thrashed USA 4-1 to enter their maiden FIFA U-17 World Cup semi-final on

Denmark Open badminton: Kidambi Srikanth enters final with dominant show

India’s Kidambi Srikanth stands one step away from his third Superseries Premier title after he dished out a superlative display

Lewis Hamilton completes US Grand Prix practice sweep

Austin: Formula One title favourite Lewis Hamilton was fastest in final practice at the U.S. Grand Prix on Saturday with

Jose Mourinho slams Manchester United’s attitude after Huddersfield loss

Huddersfield: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said his players’ attitude in Saturday’s loss to Huddersfield Town was the worst he

Antonio Conte acknowledges Chelsea’s big heart and defensive weakness

London: Though he says he feels no pressure from above, Antonio Conte looked a relieved man and said he was

Barcelona to offer lifetime deal to Lionel Messi

Madrid: Barcelona will offer Lionel Messi a lifetime contract at the club, CEO Oscar Grau said on Saturday. Messi, 30,

Michy Batshuayi brace gets Chelsea back on track

London: Michy Batshuayi stepped off the bench to inspire Chelsea’s fightback as Antonio Conte’s side eased the pressure on their

Kidambi Srikanth beats Vincent Wong Wing Ki to enter Denmark Open final

New Delhi: Kidambi Srikanth beats Vincent Wong Wing Ki 21-18, 21-17 to enter Denmark Super Series final. Kidambi stunned World

India hammer Pakistan 4-0, enter Hockey Asia Cup 2017 final

New Delhi: India are through to the final of Hockey Asia Cup 2017 with a comprehensive 4-0 win over arch-rivals

India vs Pakistan, Asia Cup hockey Super 4, live score: Satbir Singh gives IND 1-0…

India and Pakistan played out a goalless first half in their Super 4 game of the Asia Cup hockey in

FIFA U-17 World Cup, Mali vs Ghana, full football score, highlights: MLI 2-1 GHA

The last man standing from Africa was decided in Guwahati today as Ghana played Mali in the quarterfinal match of

India vs Pakistan, Hockey Asia Cup 2017: Live score and updates

Hello and welcome to our coverage of the India-Pakistan match from the Asia Cup 2017 hockey tournament. 1st Quarter 18:55

Sakshi contacted Suresh Raina to inform MS Dhoni about Ziva’s birth

New Delhi: Former Team India skipper MS Dhoni became the father of baby Ziva, just a week before ICC World

Virat Kohli reveals the reason behind resting Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin

New Delhi: Team India skipper Virat Kohli, on the eve of the 1st ODI against New Zealand, made it clear

India vs Pakistan, Asia Cup 2017 Live updates: Match delayed to 6:30 PM IST due to rain

Hello and welcome to our coverage of the India-Pakistan match from the Asia Cup 2017 hockey tournament. New Delhi: Arch-rivals

Saurav Ghosal in semis but Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal exit New York event

Surrey: It was a day of mixed fortunes for India in squash as Saurav Ghosal reached the semifinal of USD

Thisara Perera to lead Sri Lanka squad for Pakistan T20Is

Sharjah: Sri Lanka announced a 15-man Twenty20 squad for the three-match series against Pakistan on Saturday. Thisara Perera will lead

India vs New Zealand: It’s a huge ask to tame India at home, admits Kane Williamson

Mumbai: New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson on Saturday conceded that it’s a huge task to beat India in their own

Venus Williams at No. 1? Might happen at WTA Finals

Singapore: A supremely unpredictable women’s tennis season will culminate in fitting style at the elite WTA Finals, where seven out

Dipa Karmakar, Tripura’s ‘produnava girl’, to receive D Lit degree from NIT

Dipa Karmakar, the first Indian female gymnast to take part in the Olympics, will be honoured with a D Lit

Ravichandran Ashwin ‘big fan’ of Anil Kumble, will retire at 618 Test scalps

Ravichandran Ashwin may not be turning out for India in the one day internationals at this point in time, but

Brazil recall Souza, Diego for November football friendlies

Rio de Janeiro: Brazil football coach Tite has recalled forward Diego Souza and midfielder Diego for international friendlies against Japan

Luis Suarez to miss Uruguay friendlies for Argentina

Montevideo: Luis Suarez has been omitted from Uruguay`s squad for international friendlies against Poland and Austria next month as he

Former Pakistan pacer Sarfraz Nawaz alleges death threats from bookies

Karachi: Former Pakistan fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz has filed a complaint with the police for getting death threats from the

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed approached by bookmaker in Dubai

Karachi: In a shocking revelation, Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed has disclosed that he turned down a lucrative offer from a

India vs New Zealand: Kiwis have a mountain to climb against in-form hosts in first ODI at Mumbai

Mumbai: On a roll after consecutive series wins against Sri Lanka and Australia, a confident India will aim to hunt New Zealand when they face-off in

If I get to 618 Test wickets, I won’t break Anil Kumble’s record of 619, says Ravichandran Ashwin

New Delhi: Senior India offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin has been out of favour, or ‘rested’, for three consecutive ODI series; but

India vs New Zealand: Virat Kohli to play landmark 200th ODI in Mumbai

New Delhi: When India captain Virat Kohli leads his team at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai for the first ODI

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he is judged harshly because of success

Manchester: Jose Mourinho says he is judged by a different set of standards from his rival managers in the English

India vs Pakistan, Hockey Asia Cup 2017: India eye fourth win over Pakistan this year and a place in the final

Dhaka: India will attempt their fourth win over Pakistan this year when the two traditional rivals meet in their last

Pakistan pacer Hasan Ali’s ‘explosive’ celebration and a childhood dream coming true

Pakistan’s Hasan Ali is officially the world’s best one-day bowler, with an early career record surpassing even legendary compatriot Waqar

Nehra ji cake lekar bhag gaye, tweets Yuvraj Singh on Virender Sehwag’s birthday

New Delhi: Virender Sehwag has set the benchmark for being cheeky on twitter and everyone else these days tries to

Lionel Messi posts video of son singing in Catalan, Gerard Pique replies

Barcelona: Barcelona’s Argentine legend Lionel Messi entered the highly-charged drive by Catalonia for independence on Friday (Oct 20) when he

Kidambi Srikanth stuns Viktor Axelsen to enter semis of Denmark Open badminton

Kidambi Srikanth stunned reigning world champion Viktor Axelsen to reach the semi-finals of Denmark Open badminton, while Saina Nehwal and

World Archery Championships: India women enter compound team final

The Indian team got the better of Germany 232-227 in the compound women’s team semifinals to set up a gold-medal

Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy lose in quarterfinals, exit Denmark Open badminton

Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy were knocked out of the $750,000 Denmark Open badminton tournament after losing their respective quarterfinals in straight

Pakistan win by seven wickets, Sri Lanka suffer 11th consecutive loss

Medium pacer Hasan Ali grabbed three wickets to celebrate his rise to the top of the one-day rankings as Pakistan

Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth keeps Indian flame burning; Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy out

New Delhi: A few days back, Danish coach Kenneth Jonassen hailed Kidmabi Srikanth as one of the toughest players to

Watch: Rohit Sharma issues warning to Kiwis ahead of ODI series

New Delhi: India vice-captain Rohit Sharma on Friday warned visiting New Zealand cricket team that his team is confident of

Asia Cup hockey: In-form India eye yet another Pakistan scalp

High on confidence following their impressive string of performances, an in-form India would look to maintain their unbeaten run when

India vs New Zealand: Rohit Sharma heaps praise on evolving Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal

Mumbai: India batsman Rohit Sharma on Friday heaped praise on the spin duo of Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal for

S Sreesanth cannot play for any other country: BCCI

New Delhi: Hours after S Sreesanth revealed his desire to play for another country, the Board of Control for Cricket

Chris Lynn signs million-dollar BBL contract with Brisbane Heat

New Delhi: Flamboyant Aussie all-rounder Chris Lynn has reportedly signed a million-dollar deal with the Big Bash League (BBL) franchise,

India vs New Zealand: Arjun Tendulkar bowls to Virat Kohli ahead series opener – See pics

New Delhi: Ahead of Sunday’s series opener against New Zealand, Indian cricket team welcomed a special person at the nets

FIFA U-17 WC Quarter-finals: Live streaming, TV listings, timings, dates, venues, squads

New Delhi: From the initial 24 teams which competed in the 2017 edition of FIFA U-17 World Cup in India,

World Archery Championships: India women’s team enter final, to face Colombia

The Indian team got the better of Germany 232-227 in the compound women’s team semi-finals, to set up a gold-medal

Everton ban fan who attacked Lyon player while holding child in Europa League

Everton on Friday banned a fan who appeared to try and strike a Lyon player while holding a child during

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Who’s left, who plays whom in quarters

New Delhi: Only eight teams remain in the 2017 edition of FIFA U-17 World Cup in India. Heavyweights USA, Germany,

India close to breaking attendance record for FIFA U-17 World Cups

New Delhi: The attendance for matches of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 breached the million mark in the

Watch: MS Dhoni reminds 2011 World Cup winning six with monster hit at Wankhede Stadium

New Delhi: When Mahendra Singh Dhoni hits a ball, it stays hit. The former India captain is known for hitting

India vs Pakistan, Asia Cup Hockey 2017 Super 4s: Live streaming, TV listings, time, date, venue, squads

New Delhi: India will look to continue their domination over Pakistan as the arch-rivals face off again for the second

S Sreesanth launches another attack on ‘private’ BCCI, says open to ‘play for any other country’

New Delhi: Banned India pacer S Sreesanth has hinted at the possibility of turning up for another country, saying “BCCI

Hockey Asia Cup: India eye another Pakistan scalp for a place in the final

Dhaka: High on confidence following their impressive string of performances, an in-form India will look to maintain their unbeaten run

AB de Villiers returns to top of ODI rankings for batsmen

Dubai, UAE: Swashbuckling South Africa batsman AB de Villiers has once again grabbed the top position in the ICC ODI

You always did ulta of what I told you: Sachin Tendulkar’s unique birthday greeting to Virender Sehwag

New Delhi: An unchararcteristically cheeky Sachin Tendulkar wished Virender Sehwag on his 39th birthday in the most unique way possible,

No clear title favourite at WTA Finals in Singapore

Singapore: All eight women competing at the WTA Finals will go into the tournament believing they have a genuine chance

Chris Lynn signs million-dollar deal with Big Bash League franchise Brisbane He…

Chris Lynn has signed a five-year million-dollar deal with the Big Bash League (BBL) franchise, Brisbane Heat. Lynn, who has

Neymar fined $1.5 million by Brazil court for tax evasion

He may be quick on the ball and one of the finest strikers in modern football, but Neymar has been

Roger Federer congratulates Rafael Nadal on anniversary of tennis academy

Palma de Mallorca, Spain: Swiss tennis superstar Roger Federer sent a video to Spanish long-time rival and fellow all-time great

Fernando Alonso to continue with McLaren in 2018

Spanish Formula One driver Fernando Alonso, world champion in 2005 and 2006 with Renault, said he would continue with McLaren

Virat Kohli biggest challenge for current bowlers, says Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir

New Delhi: The mutual respect between India captain Virat Kohli and Pakistan’s tearaway pacer Mohammad Amir is not a secret,

Lewis Hamilton’s F1 title chase returns to track he’s dominated

Austin, Texas: Lewis Hamilton usually feels at ease in the U.S. And why not? It’s pretty easy to be happy

English Premier League: Surging Machester City eye title charge, Chelsea need a lift

London: Manchester City will be aiming to continue their recent scintillating form when the free-scoring Premier League leaders host Burnley

Watch: Indian hockey team’s six-goal Diwali dhamaka for fans

The Indian men’s hockey team overcame its 2017 jinx against Malaysia with an overpowering 6-2 win during a Super-4s match

Watch: Everton fan holding child ‘punches’ Lyon player during Europa League

There could be trouble in waiting for English club Everton as one of their supporters, despite holding a child in

Yusuf Pathan celebrates Diwali with CISF jawans

Indian allrounder Yusuf Pathan couldn’t stop sharing his feelings when he saw Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) jawans working on

Lage raho Suresh and thank you Chhota Chetan: how the quirky Virender Sehwag thanked on his 39th birthday

New Delhi: Virender Sehwag celebrates his 39th Birthday on October 20 and while the wishes started pouring in from early

Tomas Berdych, Nick Kyrgios cut seasons short due to injuries

London: Czech Tomas Berdych and Australian Nick Kyrgios are the latest leading players to end their seasons early due to

Europa League: Everton lose to Lyon, Giroud lifts Arsenal

Barcelona: Everton’s miserable Europa League run continued as they lost 2-1 at home to Olympique Lyonnais on Thursday and remained

HS Prannoy stuns Lee Chong Wei in Denmark Open badminton, Saina Nehwal advances

H S Prannoy recorded his second successive win over three-time Olympic silver medallist Lee Chong Wei, while Saina Nehwal and

Shuttler HS Prannoy stuns Lee Chong Wei to enter Denmark Open quarterfinals

Odense, Denmark: Indian shuttler HS Prannoy stormed into the men`s singles quarterfinals of the Denmark Open World Superseries Premier here

English clubs bite back in UEFA Champions League

London: After several years in the doldrums, English clubs have returned to the fore in the Champions League with a

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Germany shares recipe for success

Kolkata: Four-time defending world champions Germany are number one for a reason. The German football association (DFB), which starts grooming

Tomas Berdych cuts season short with back problem

London: Czech Tomas Berdych is the latest player to end his season early after announcing he would miss tournaments in

2018 Pyeongchang Olympics: Park Ji-sung to be first South Korean to carry Games flame

Park, 36, who won a string of titles with Manchester United and Eindhoven before retiring, will be the second torchbearer

Hockey Asia Cup, Super 4s: India thrash Malaysia 6-2 to go top of table

Dhaka: A clinical India maintained their unbeaten run in the tournament with a 6-2 thrashing of Malaysia in their second

Pakistan off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez reported for suspect bowling action

Dubai: Pakistan`s off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez has been reported for a suspect bowling action during the third one-day international against Sri

Italian footballer gets five-game ban for urinating on pitch

Naples: An Italian footballer who was banned for five matches for urinating towards rival fans will appeal the decision, his

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Kolkata experience will help players, says Brazil coach

Having eased into the quarterfinals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup with a 3-0 win over Honduras in the Round

Asia Cup hockey: India hammer Malaysia 6-2 in Super 4 encounter

Following an average performance against South Korea where they drew 1-1, India came out with all guns blazing to hammer

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Iran, the Leicester City in quarters

Kochi: Less-fancied Iran will look to do a Leicester City when they take on three-time runners-up Spain in a quarter-final

Felt like my first game again, says AB de Villiers post whirlwind 176

Johannesburg: Swashbuckling South Africa batsman AB de Villiers, who smashed a career-best 176 to set up a series-clinching 104-run against

India vs Malaysia Live Score, Hockey Asia Cup 2017, Super 4s: India look for improved performance

4:55 pm. India’s starting XI is out: Suraj Karkera, Harmanpreet Singh, Surender Kumar, Gujrant Singh, Dipsan Tirkey, Lalit Upadhayay, SK Uthappa,

India vs New Zealand: Ish Sodhi replaces injured Todd Astle in Kiwi ODI squad

Mumbai: Leggie Ish Sodhi on Thursday replaced injured Todd Astle in the New Zealand squad for the three-match ODI series

Lankan cricket team security assured in Lahore: Pakistan Foreign Secretary

Colombo: Sri Lanka should not entertain any fears over its cricket team visiting Lahore, Pakistan’s Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua has

Lionel Messi joins 100-goal club in Europe in Barcelona stroll

Barcelona: Lionel Messi scored his 100th goal in European competition as Barcelona moved closer to qualifying for the Champions League

India vs New Zealand: Spinner Todd Astle ruled out, Ish Sodhi named replacement

New Zealand suffered a blow early on Thursday when their uncapped leg-spinner Todd Astle was ruled out of the upcoming

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For once, an English team has won a penalty shootout. Phew! That’s a monkey off our back. As far as

It’s Ravi Shastri, not Virat Kohli, who draws top salary from BCCI

New Delhi: Ravi Shastri, the head coach of Indian Cricket Team, is the highest paid cricket coach or manager in

Tormentor Tendulkar to Dhoni Dhamaka: Team India’s famous moments on Diwali

New Delhi: One of the most popular festivals of the country – Diwali signifies the victory of light over darkness,

Pep Guardiola’s breathtaking Manchester City out to make it 11 in a row

Manchester: It would appear to be difficult for any team to find a more daunting examination in European football at

Jose Mourinho’s pragmatism reaping rewards for Manchester United

Lisbon: Accustomed to winning trophies with prolific scoring more than by cagey, safety-first displays, Manchester United fans may have to

Antonio Conte unimpressed as Chelsea lose the plot against Roma

London: Antonio Conte was in no mood to wax lyrical about the virtues of free-flowing Champions League football after his

Saina Nehwal wins, PV Sindhu loses in Denmark Open

Odense: India had a bittersweet day at Denmark Open as Saina Nehwal knocked out Olympic champion Carolina Marin of Spain

Bayern Munich down Celtic on Jupp Heynckes’ Champions League return

Bavaria: Jupp Heynckes enjoyed a successful Champions League return on Wednesday as Bayern Munich got their Group B campaign back

Goalkeeping gaffe hands Manchester United win at Benfica

Lisbon: Manchester United took a huge stride towards the Champions League knockout stages on Wednesday, seeing off an uninspired Benfica

Eden Hazard rescues Chelsea in six-goal Roma thriller

London: Eden Hazard came to Chelsea’s rescue after his side blew a two-goal lead in a dramatic 3-3 draw with

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil down Honduras, to face Germany in quarterfinals

Brazil produced a dominant display to brush aside Honduras 3-0 and set up a heavyweight quarterfinal clash against Germany in

Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth advance at Denmark Open badminton

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal knocked out Olympic champion Carolina Marin of Spain in the opening round of women’s singles

Brilliant AB de Villiers blows away Bangladesh in 2nd ODI

Paarl, South Africa: AB de Villiers blasted a career-best 176 to set up a series-clinching 104-run win for South Africa

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil drub Honduras 3-0, face Germany in quarterfinals

Kochi: Striker Brenner struck twice as title favourites Brazil maintained their winning streak by outplaying Honduras 3-0 to set up