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Bengaluru FC beats FC Goa to lift maiden ISL trophy

Mumbai: Full-back Rahul Bheke scored in second half of extra time as Bengaluru FC ..

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SAFF Women's Championship: India rout Lanka 5-0, enter semis
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K T Irfan becomes first Indian athlete to qualify for Tokyo Olympics
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FIFA mulls expanding 2022 World Cup to 48 teams

Miami: The 2022 football Qatar World Cup may see an expansion from 32 to 48 teams, the FIFA President Giovanni Infantino, has said ..


India to host U-17 Women's World Cup in 2020

New Delhi: India will host the U-17 Women's World Cup in 2020, International Football Federation (FIFA) President Gianni Infantino ..


DRI detects Rs 3.25 cr tax evasion in sale of complimentary IPL tickets

Jaipur: The State Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (SDRI) of Rajasthan has detected tax evasion of around Rs 3.25 crore in the sale ..


Christchurch Test called off after shootings

New Delhi: The third Test between New Zealand and Bangladesh in Christchurch was called off on Friday after gunmen opened fire at two ..


I trust BCCI, will be back to cricket soon, says Sreesanth

New Delhi: Cricketer S Sreesanth expressed hope with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and stated that he will return ..


Sreesanth ban issue will be taken up at CoA meeting: Vinod Rai

New Delhi: The life ban on S Sreesanth will be discussed when the Committee of Administrators running Indian cricket meets next after ..


SC asks BCCI to reconsider Sreesanth’s lifetime ban in spot fixing case

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Friday set aside the BCCI's disciplinary committee's order imposing a life ban on former Indian ..

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IPL 2019: Delhi Capitals rope in Ganguly as advisor

New Delhi: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly will join the Delhi Capitals as an advisor for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier ..

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Kohli has plan A in place but what about plan B?

New Delhi: India captain Virat Kohli made it clear that he has his Plan A in place but what also became clear in the just-concluded ..

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After BCCI complaint, police files case in Rs 80 lakh fraud over selection in Ranji teams

New Delhi: Three aspiring Delhi cricketers had allegedly paid Rs 80 lakh on the promise that they would be selected in the Ranji Trophy ..

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Kohli wants boys to enjoy IPL ahead of World Cup

New Delhi: The last ODI series before the World Cup might not have gone as planned for the Indians. They lost to Australia 3-2. However, ..


Indian batsmen flop, lose series against Australia 2-3

New Delhi, Mar 13 (PTI) India's quest to find right combinations for the upcoming World Cup ended with a 35–run defeat in ..

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Top clubs seek clarity on I-League future

New Delhi: Amidst media reports that seven I-League clubs that were to participate in the upcoming Hero Super Cup beginning March 15 ..


Indian bowlers peg Australia back after Khawaja ton

New Delhi: Australian batsman Usman Khawaja was once again the star of the show as the visitors scored 272/9 in their 50 overs after ..


Dhoni is Sunny Leone's favourite cricketer

Mumbai: Actress Sunny Leone has said that Mahendra Singh Dhoni is her favourite cricketer as he is a family man. Sunny was interacting ..


ISL: Mumbai City win, FC Goa progress to final

Fatorda (Goa): A narrow 1-0 win in the second leg was nowhere near enough for a desperate Mumbai City FC who were knocked out by FC ..


India women to start SAFF Cup camapign against Maldives

Biratnager (Nepal): Heading into the SAFF Womens Championship with an exposure of playing 11 international matches this year, the Indian ..

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Rift between AIFF, DSA sees Santosh Trophy being shifted to Punjab

New Delhi: A dispute between the All India Football Federation (AIFF) and the Delhi Soccer Association (DSA) has led to the relocation ..


Bengaluru enter ISL final, beat NorthEast United 3-0

Bengaluru: Bengaluru FC sealed their place in the Indian Super League (ISL) final for the second successive year with a 3-0 win over ..


ISL: It's all or nothing as Bengaluru take on NorthEast

Bengaluru: Bengaluru FC have fought and won many battles at home, but the biggest one awaits them on Monday night when they take on ..

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Former national athletics champ from Agali doing odd jobs for a living

Agali: A national sports star is now doing odd jobs to make both ends meet. T Joby was an athletics star in long distance running ..


Nadia Comaneci lauds Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar in new book

New Delhi: Gymnastics legend Nadia Comaneci suggests that Dipa Karmakar does not need to change anything or move overseas to be able ..

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Jennifer Lopez engaged to baseball great Alex Rodriguez

Singing superstar Jennifer Lopez and retired baseball great Alex Rodriguez have been one of the most glam celebrity couples in recent ..

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Kohli's 41st ton goes in vain as India lose 3rd ODI by 32 runs

Ranchi: Virat Kohli looked like a 'Man on a Mission' wearing the camouflage army cap for the better part of his 41st ODI hundred ..


Dhoni, Kohli planned special 'cap' tribute for armed forces

Ranchi: If Cricket Australia has the 'Pink Test' and Cricket South Africa has the 'Pink ODI', the Board of Control ..

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All eyes on Dhoni as India eye series win against Australia

Ranchi: Mahendra Singh Dhoni, probably playing for the final time at his home ground, will be the cynosure of all eyes when India take ..


ISL semi-final: NorthEast scalp Bengaluru with late goal

Guwahati: NorthEast United FC rode a late penalty from Juan Mascia to clinch a dramatic 2-1 win against Bengaluru FC in the first leg ..

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Saina, Srikanth enter quarterfinals of All England Championships

Birmingham: Top Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth had to toil hard to seal their places in the quarterfinals of the ..


Indian women fail to win second T20, series against England

Guwahati: The Indian eves lost to England by five wickets in the second T20 International here, surrendering the series with a sixth ..


Indian U-17 football World Cup star to train at Blackburn Rovers

Kolkata: Indian Under-17 World Cup star Aniket Jadhav will undergo a training spell at the English Championship football club Blackburn ..


Football players to now leave field from nearest touch line

Aberdeen (Scotland): Starting from June 1, when a substitution is made in a football match, the player will leave the field from his ..


Shankar, Bumrah script thrilling win after Kohli's dogged century in 2nd ODI

Nagpur: Indian bowlers delivered in a heart-stopping climax to fashion a narrow eight-run victory against Australia in the second ODI ..

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Gokulam midfielder Guilherme Castro suspended for a year

Kolkata: The All India Football Federation's (AIFF) disciplinary committee on Tuesday suspended Gokulam Kerala FC midfielder Guilherme ..

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Manchester City owners thinking of buying Mumbai City FC?

Manchester: Manchester City chief executive Ferran Soriano said on Tuesday that the owners of the English Premier League (IPL) outfit ..


Captain Kohli revives India's innings with determined hundred

Nagpur: Skipper Virat Kohli's resolute 40th hundred under pressure steered India to a competitive 250 despite a middle-order collapse ..

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All England Championship: Sindhu, Saina aim to break 18-year-old jinx

Birmingham: A challenging draw stands in the way but India's top shuttlers PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal will nonetheless fancy their ..

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2nd ODI: India put to bat, lose Rohit Sharma in first over

Australia won the toss and elected to field against India in the second One Day International here on Tuesday. India lost a quick ..


Gokulam beats Neroca 2-1 at home

Kozhikode: Relegation threatened Gokulam Kerala FC finally won its third I-league match at the Corporations stadium here on Sunday ..

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Wrestlers Punia, Dhanda grab gold in Bulgaria

Ruse (Bulgaria): Star Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia outclassed Jordan Oliver of the US to win gold in the men's 65 kilogram freestyle ..


Honour to wear West Indian crest: Gayle after final home ODI

Dubai: West Indies swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle, who blasted 77 runs in 27 balls in his final home one-day international match ..


1st ODI: Cheeky Kedar, calm Dhoni take India past finish line

Hyderabad: Mahendra Singh Dhoni took a chase deep for the umpteenth time but it needed Kedar Jadhav's street smartness to get India ..


SC reserves order on Sreesanth's plea against lifetime ban by BCCI

New Delhi:The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its order on a plea by former cricketer S. Sreesanth challenging the lifetime ban ..

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ICC assures BCCI of security during World Cup

Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday assured BCCI that all security concerns at the upcoming ODI World Cup, ..


Marauding Maxwell fires Australia to maiden T20 series win over India

Bengaluru: Glenn Maxwell fired Australia to their maiden T20 series win over India with a sensational hundred, overshadowing India ..


India hands over dossier to Pak with details of JeM role in Pulwama attack

New Delhi: India Wednesday handed over to Pakistan a dossier on "specific details" of involvement of the Jaish-e-Mohammad ..


Had 'stubbornly' refused to get involved in match-fixing: Sreesanth to SC

New Delhi: Former cricketer S Sreesanth on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that he had "stubbornly" refused to be involved ..

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Kohli, Dhoni push India to 190/4

Bengaluru: Skipper Virat Kohli and veteran Mahendra Singh Dhoni delighted the Chinnaswamy crowd with a 100-run stand off 50 balls, ..

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Bruised India look to bounce back in second T20I

Bengaluru: Bruised by the narrow three-wicket loss to Australia in the series opener, India will aim to come back strong and avoid ..

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Sanath Jayasuriya banned for two years for breaching ICC Anti-Corruption Code

Dubai: Legendary Sri Lanka batsman Sanath Jayasuriya was Tuesday banned for two years after admitting to obstruct an anti-corruption ..

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Real Kashmir's home game against East Bengal shifted to Delhi

New Delhi: Real Kashmir FC's upcoming home leg I-League fixture against East Bengal was Monday shifted to New Delhi in view of ..


2nd Women's ODI: India crush England by 7 wickets; seal series

Mumbai: Opener Smriti Mandhana's stylish 63 was complemented by skipper Mithali Raj's unbeaten 47 as Indian women cruised to ..

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1st T20I: Australia pip India by three-wickets in exciting finish

Visakhapatnam, Feb 24 (PTI) A profligate Umesh Yadav undid all the good work done by Jasprit Bumrah as Australia edged out India by ..


19-year-old cancer survivor completes 21 km Calicut half-marathon

Kozhikode: The 'Calicut half-marathon' which was held on Sunday witnessed a rare feat when a 19-year-old blood cancer survivor ..


I-League: Chennai score three past hapless Mohun Bagan to consolidate lead

Coimbatore: Chennai City FC inched closer to their maiden I-League title after defeating Mohun Bagan 3-1 at the Nehru Stadium here ..


Real Kashmir draw 2-2 with Indian Arrows in I-League

Bhubaneswar: Debutante Real Kashmir on Sunday continued their unbeaten run with a 2-2 draw against Indian Arrows to leave the I-League ..


1st T20I: Australia restrict India to 126/7

Visakhapatnam: Opener K L Rahul's brilliant knock (50) went in vain as India were restricted to 126/7 against Australia in the ..

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1st T20I: Australia to field against India

Visakhapatnam: Australia won the toss and elected to field against India in the first Twenty20 International match at the Y S Rajasekhara ..

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16-year-old Saurabh wins gold, secures Olympic quota

New Delhi: Teenager Saurabh Chaudhary smashed the world record on his way to a gold medal in the ISSF World Cup here Sunday, securing ..

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P V Sindhu becomes first woman to fly Tejas; Dedicates it to women

Bengaluru: Ace Indian shuttler P V Sindhu wore yet another feather in her cap by becoming the first woman to fly a sortie in the indigenously ..

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Apurvi Chandela claims gold with world record

New Delhi: India's Apurvi Chandela shattered the world record on her way to the gold medal in women's 10m air rifle event at ..


We will respect government decision: Kohli on Indo-Pak World Cup game

Visakhapatnam: India captain Virat Kohli Saturday said that his team will "respect the decision of the government" with regards ..

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PV Sindhu to fly in LCA Tejas at Bengaluru air show

Bengaluru: India's ace badminton player P.V. Sindhu will fly in HAL's Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas at the ongoing Aero ..


Chennai Spartans crowned as champions of the inaugural Rupay Pro Volleyball League

Chennai: On a night that Chennai volleyball fans would not forget for long, Chennai Spartans were crowned as the winners of the inaugural ..


RuPay Pro Volleyball League: All-Stars Blue defeats All-Stars Yellow in women’s exhibition match

Chennai: All-Stars Blue overcame All-Stars Yellow in the RuPay Pro Volleyball League Women’s All-Star exhibition match by 2-1 ..


Chennai Spartans beat Calicut Heroes, wins Pro Volleyball League

Chennai: Chennai Spartans snapped the unbeaten streak of Calicut Heroes, posting a 3-0 (15-11, 15-12, 16-14) win in the final to win ..


I-League: 10-man Gokulam hold Lajong to 1-1 draw

Shillong: Shillong Lajong held Gokulam Kerala FC to a 1-1 draw in their final home fixture of the I-League football match at the JLN ..


Would hate to give two points to Pakistan in World Cup: Sachin Tendulkar

New Delhi: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar Friday said he would "hate" to see India concede two points to Pakistan by not playing ..


No IPL opening ceremony; Allocated money will go to Pulwama martyrs' families

New Delhi: The IPL will not have an opening ceremony this year after the Committee of Administrators (CoA) running Indian cricket Friday ..


Court tells Minerva FC to await I-League panel ruling on Srinagar match

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday told Minerva Punjab FC to await the ruling of a committee appointed by I-League on the All ..

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Stiff lower back rules Hardik Pandya out of Australia series, Jadeja named replacement

New Delhi: India all-rounder Hardik Pandya was on Thursday ruled out of the upcoming T20 and ODI series against Australia due to "lower ..


Confident Indian women aim high against England in ODI series

Mumbai: The aggressive Harmanpreet Kaur's injury-forced absence is likely to be felt but a confident Indian women's cricket ..

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No note, no way BCCI can block Pakistan from World Cup: official

New Delhi: The Committee of Administrators (CoA) and the BCCI have not prepared any note seeking a ban on Pakistan at the upcoming ..


Unlike men's World Cup, no open vote on women's event host

London: FIFA will still decide the host of the Women's World Cup in secret, unlike the new open vote held last year for host of ..

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Man City ownership buys Chinese club to expand portfolio

Manchester (England): Manchester City's Abu Dhabi ownership has expanded its portfolio of soccer clubs by purchasing Sichuan Jiuniu ..

ICC bans Irfan Ansari for 10 years for corrupt approach to Sarfraz Ahmed

Veteran coach Irfan Ansari banned from cricket for 10 years

Dubai: United Arab Emirates-based veteran coach Irfan Ansari has been banned from all forms of cricket for 10 years after he was found ..


IPL: BCCI announces schedule for 2 weeks, defending champs CSK to play RCB in opener

New Delhi: Defending champions Chennai Super Kings will take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in the opening encounter of the 12th Indian ..


Indian football back to square one?

Indian cricket has been flying high. The recent hugely successful Australian-New Zealand tour only added solidity to the achievements ..

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Boat races in Kerala to have IPL-like championship

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government has floated the Champions Boat League (CBL) for making state's hugely popular boat races ..


Minerva Punjab resolute ahead of I-League game vs Real Kashmir

Kolkata: Minerva Punjab FC said on Sunday they are not ready to forfeit their I-League encounter against Real Kashmir FC in Srinagar ..

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I-League: Gokulam share spoils with Arrows

Kozhikode: Gokulam Kerala FC extended their winless run to three months, sharing spoils in a 1-1 draw against the Indian Arrows in ..


Saina beats Sindhu to retain Nationals crown, Sourabh claims third title

Guwahati: Saina Nehwal beat PV Sindhu in straight games in the marquee clash of the tournament to retain her women's singles crown ..

Emiliano Sala inquest finds Cardiff City forward died of head and chest injuries

Friends, teammates attend Sala's funeral

Buenos Aires: Argentine striker Emiliano Sala's funeral took place in Progreso, his hometown, on Saturday, with representatives ..


Vidarbha retain Irani Cup, players donate prize money for martyr's children

Nagpur: A clinical Ranji champions Vidarbha reasserted their supremacy in domestic arena, beating a star-studded Rest of India to retain ..

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I-League: Gokulam face Arrows with Super Cup qualification in mind

Kozhikode: Gokulam Kerala FC will take on the Indian Arrows in an I-League match here on Saturday with both teams now looking to finish ..

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ISL: Blasters end win drought in style with 3-0 win over Chennaiyin

Kochi: Kerala Blasters FC notched up only their second win of the current Indian Super League season after a comprehensive 3-0 victory ..

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Rahul recalled, Karthik dropped, Markande new face for Australia engagements

Mumbai: Batsman K L Rahul was Friday recalled for the ODI and T20 home series against Australia but the selectors dropped Dinesh Karthik ..


Cricket tournament to help raise money for kidney transplant

Pallippad (Alappuzha): Friends and neighbours are joining hands to raise money for the kidney transplant of a man who is suffering ..


All districts to have sports school soon, says sports minister

Thriprayar: Minister for sports and youth affairs EP Jayarajan said that the government has taken action to establish sports school ..


MP announces Rs 1 crore for sportsmen participating in international events

Ujjain: Madhya Pradesh Sports and Youth Welfare Minister Jitu Patwari has announced a reward of Rs 1 crore for sportsmen participating ..


World Cup-winning England goalkeeper Gordon Banks dies at 81

London: Gordon Banks, the goalkeeper who helped England win its only World Cup in 1966, has died. He was 81. English soccer club Stoke ..

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Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala died of head, torso injuries in crash

London: A post-mortem found Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala died from injuries to his head and torso when his plane crashed in ..

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Kerala crowned champions at national senior girls school athletics meet

Nadiad: Kerala was crowned champions in the 64th National Senior Girls School Athletics Meet here on Tuesday. With 104 points, Kerala ..


7th standard girl creates magic with Artistic Yoga

Kottayam: Hima Jacob, a 7th standard student turned yoga practitioner realising the importance of yoga for a happy mind and healthy ..

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DDCA chairman of selectors Bhandari attacked during U-23 trials

New Delhi: Former India pacer and current DDCA chairman of the senior selection committee Amit Bhandari was attacked by a group of ..