Smriti Mandhana

Smriti Mandhana named ICC women's Cricketer of the Year

Dubai: India's swashbuckling opener Smriti Mandhana was on Monday named the ICC ..

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Australian Open: Sania Mirza, Rajeev Ram cruise into mix doubles quarter-finals
Stefanos Tsitsipas
Medvedev, Tsitsipas march into last 16 as Halep fires warning
Cristiano Ronaldo (R) celebrates Marcus Rashford (C)
Rangnick savours 'best' win as Rashford takes Man Utd into top four
KL Rahul

896 Indians amongst 1,214 players registered for IPL 2022 auction; Top Picks

Mumbai: After the registration for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 player auction ended on January 20, the tournament said in ..

Women's Asia Cup Hockey: India thrash Malaysia 9-0 in opening match

Muscat: Forward Vandana Katariya, Navneet Kaur and Sharmila Devi scored a brace of goals each as India thrashed Malaysia 9-0 in their ..

cricket SL vs Zmbw

Sri Lanka crush Zimbabwe by 184 runs to clinch ODI series

Kandy, Sri Lanka: Leg-spinner Jeffrey Vandersay claimed four wickets as Sri Lanka hammered Zimbabwe by 184 runs in the third and final ..

ATK Mohun Bagan vs Kerala Blasters FC

ISL: Match between Kerala Blasters and ATKMB postponed

New Delhi: The organisers of the Indian Super League (ISL) on Wednesday said the upcoming match between Kerala Blasters FC and ATK ..

KL Rahul

1st ODI: South Africa win toss, opt to bat against India

Paarl: South Africa captain Temba Bavuma won the toss and opted to bat first against India in the first ODI of the three-match series ..

Virat Kohli

For first time in seven years, all eyes on Kohli the batter as India take on SA in ODIs

Paarl (South Africa): The mighty Virat Kohli's presence in the Indian playing eleven as a mere player for the first time in seven ..

Kerala Blasters and Mumbai City

Covid-19: ISL postpones match between Kerala Blasters and Mumbai City

New Delhi: The Indian Super League (ISL) match between Kerala Blasters FC and Mumbai City FC, slated to be played later on Sunday, ..

ISL: Nobody is talking about football beacuse everyone is concerned, says Ivan Vukomanovic

Panaji: Kerala Blasters FC head coach Ivan Vukomanovic on Saturday said nobody is talking about football anymore because everyone is ..

Philippe Coutinho celebrates after scoring

Coutinho scores on his debut for Villa to hold Man Utd in EPL

Birmingham: Philippe Coutinho made a dream debut for Aston Villa as the Brazil star's late equaliser capped a thrilling fightback ..

A billboard depicting Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic on a building in Belgrade, Serbia.

Djokovic faces deportation again as Australia cancels his visa on public interest grounds

Melbourne(Australia): Novak Djokovic faces deportation again after the Australian government revoked his visa for a second time, the ..


SA v IND, 3rd Test: South Africa lose Markram and Elgar in pursuit of 212

Cape Town: South Africa lost Aiden Markram and then captain Dean Elgar as they reached 101/2 at stumps on day three of third Test ..

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ICC Test Bowling Rankings: Ashwin holds onto second spot, Jamieson reaches third position

Dubai: New Zealand fast bowler Kyle Jamieson has advanced eight places to a career-best third position in the ICC Men's Test Player ..

James Anderson and Stuart Broad walk off after the match

Ashes defeat: ECB could limit England cricketers' involvement in IPL

London: The Ashes debacle could have repercussions for England cricketers playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL), with the England ..

Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic clarifies movements, Australian visa saga continues

Melbourne: Novak Djokovic knew he had tested positive for COVID-19 when he attended a newspaper interview and photo shoot at his tennis ..

Hosts India name 23-member squad for AFC Women's Asian Cup, recovering Bala Devi misses out

New Delhi: Host nation India on Tuesday named its 23-member squad for the upcoming AFC Women's Asian Cup, including four youngsters ..

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Tata group to replace Vivo as IPL title sponsors from this year

New Delhi: One of India's largest business conglomerates, the Tata Group, will replace Chinese mobile manufacturer Vivo as the ..

Ralf Rangnick (C) walks on the pitch after the English FA Cup third round football match

Man Utd ride luck to get some FA Cup relief

Manchester: Ralf Rangnick admitted Manchester United were far from perfect despite getting a much-needed 1-0 win over Aston Villa to ..

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Real Madrid dominance leaves Barca hoping for Clasico upset in Spanish Super Cup SF

Madrid: It is traditional to say there are no favourites in the Clasico but this time even Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti was unable ..

Ibara scores a double as Bengaluru defeat Mumbai City 3-0 in ISL

Goa: Bengaluru FC played one of their best games so far this season in India Super League as they defeated in-form Mumbai City FC 3-0 ..


Transitions in teams happen naturally, it cannot be forced: Kohli

Cape Town: Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli on Monday said the transition in the team has to take place naturally over the course of ..


Rumours suggest that murder of Dheeraj due to factional fight in Idukki CPM: K Sudhakaran

Malappuram: KPCC state president K Sudhakaran on Monday said that Kerala Students Union (KSU) has no history of creating havoc in colleges ..

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Surge in COVID cases forces Sports Authority of India to shut its training centres

New Delhi: The Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Monday confirmed that it has decided to close its 67 training centres due to the ..

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Moutinho's late strike stuns Man Utd, sees Wolves win first league game at Old Trafford in 42 years

Manchester: Joao Moutinho scored a late winner as Wolverhampton Wanderers inflicted Manchester United's first defeat under Ralf ..

Ravichandran Ashwin

SA v IND, 2nd Test: Think KL getting formula of playing Test cricket, reckons Ashwin

Johannesburg: India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin reckons that stand-in captain KL Rahul is getting the formula of how to play in ..

Rahul Gandhi

Centre trying to save accused in Lakhimpur Kheri violence case, alleges Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday alleged that the Centre is trying to "save the accused" in the Lakhimpur ..

Kylian Mbappe

Kylian Mbappe hat-trick fires PSG into French Cup last 16

Vannes: Kylian Mbappe scored a hat-trick as Paris Saint-Germain overcame their Covid crisis and a drone-related interruption to ease ..

Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi tests COVID positive along with 3 other PSG players

Paris: Lionel Messi along with three other Paris Saint-Germain FC players have tested positive for COVID-19, the Parisian club announced ..

Daniil Medvedev

Daniil Medvedev suffers shock defeat to Humbert at ATP Cup

Sydney: Daniil Medvedev and Matteo Berrettini both slumped to shock defeats in their opening matches of the season at the ATP Cup on ..

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SA v IND, 2nd Test: Confident India eyeing series victory against shaky South Africa

Johannesburg: A confident India have every reason to grab their maiden Test series win in South Africa when they face the shaky hosts ..

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Man City move 11 points clear, West Ham, Spurs close on top four

London: Manchester City took another giant stride towards retaining the Premier League title with a controversial 2-1 win at 10-man ..

KL Rahul during a practice session

KL Rahul named captain for South Africa ODIs, Rohit ruled out; Ashwin returns

New Delhi: The BCCI on Friday announced the India squad for three-match ODI series against South Africa, naming KL Rahul as the skipper ..

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2021: A year where cricket gave moments to cherish for a lifetime

Life, very much like cricket, gives human beings moments which they cherish and remember for a lifetime. After 2020 was heavily dominated ..

 Virat Kohl

Victory at Centurion testimony to India's all-round prowess: Kohli

Centurion: The opening Test win over South Africa here is a testimony to the "all-round side" that India has become in the ..

Alexander Zverev,

Alexander Zverev eyeing big season after breakout 2021

Sydney: Alexander Zverev had the best season of his career in 2021 and the world number three said Friday he plans to do even better ..

Never lost confidence: Bengaluru FC's Marco Pezzaiuoli after ending winless run

Panaji: Bengaluru FC head coach Marco Pezzaiuoli said he never lost faith in his team's abilities despite being on a seven-match ..

Quinton de Kock

Quinton de Kock announces retirement from Test cricket

Johannesburg: South Africa wicketkeeper-batter Quinton de Kock on Thursday announced his retirement from Test cricket with immediate ..

Beijing 2022: Arif Khan becomes first Indian to qualify for two Winter Olympics events

New Delhi: India's alpine skier Arif Mohammed Khan has become the first athlete from the country to qualify for two different events ..

China's football fans cheer for their team

Remove your tattoos, Beijing tells Chinese football players

Beijing: Footballers playing in China's national team should remove any existing tattoos and are "strictly prohibited" ..

Phil Foden, left, and Manchester City's Jack Grealish

Man City extend lead to 8 points as Chelsea stumble

London: Manchester City beat Brentford 1-0 on Wednesday to extend their lead at the top of the Premier League to an ominous eight points ..

Ross Taylor

Veteran Ross Taylor to retire from international cricket

Wellington: Veteran New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor says he will retire from international cricket after the current domestic season ..

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Surprising moments in sports that made headlines in 2021

2021 was a year that brought momentous delight and obnoxious dismay to all sporting fans across the world. Witnessing the collapse ..

Mohammed Shami, middle, celebrates with teammate Mayank Agarwal

SA vs Ind: Need atleast 400-run lead before we can think of declaring, says Shami

Centurion [South Africa]: Indian pacer Mohammed Shami feels the visitors need to atleast get a 400-run lead before they can think of ..

india vs south africa 1st test day 3 score updates

India collapse to 327 all out against South Africa

Centurion (South Africa): India were bowled out for 327 on the third day of the first Test between South Africa and India at SuperSport ..

Rohit Sharma

ODI team selection pushed to end of this week as all eyes on Rohit's fitness status

New Delhi: The BCCI has decided to delay the selection committee meeting for the ODIs in South Africa till the end of this month to ..