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Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni might feel that umpiring in the ongoing Test series needs to improve but Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon today said officials have done a good job an...
Young batsman Joe Burns’ selection in the Australian cricket team for the third Test against India was so unexpected that his own father had refused to believe the news.The 25-year-old, who...
Skrtel powers in late equaliser  (22 December 03:46 am) 
A stoppage-time goal by a heavily-bandaged Martin Skrtel spared Liverpool another deflating defeat as it drew 2-2 at home to Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday. Inferior for most of...
Vignesh and Siva vault to a new mark  (22 December 03:46 am) 
V. Vignesh (Presidency) and S. Siva (Loyola) set a joint new meet record in the men’s pole vault event with an identical jump of 4.52m on the opening day of the A.L. Mudaliar athletics meet at
Elizabeth Koshy on target  (22 December 12:47 am) 
Kerala’s Elizabeth Koshy won the women’s 50m rifle 3 position final at the 58th National shooting championship at the Shiv Chatrapati Sports Complex here on Sunday. Elizabeth tallied 449 to...
: Frank Tyson was given the moniker ‘Typhoon’ since he was the fastest bowler of his era.The illustrious Richie Benuad, former Australia captain and commentator, rates Tyson as the quickest...
David James, former England custodian and a pro in Iceland before coming here, and Antonio Habas, ex-national coach of Bolivia, were managers on opposite sides in the first Indian Super League fin...
Mohammed Rafique’s experience in the Indian Super League 2014 is the stuff youngsters across the nation dream of. Beating David James under the bar to score the winner in the final for Atletico
Golf Dubai Open: Atwal ends title drought  (21 December 11:46 pm) 
Arjun Atwal held his nerve to hole an up-and-down for a birdie on the 72nd hole and end a four-year title drought as he won the inaugural US$500,000 Dubai Open at the Els Club on Su...
The visitors end day one on 250 for four
Johnson is Sunderland’s hero  (21 December 11:46 pm) 
It was the team’s fourth straight win over Newcastle in the Tyne-Wear derby
Ranji Trophy: Kerala bowlers impress  (22 December 02:46 am) 
Hyderabad fights back through an unbroken eighth-wicket stand
The air was cold, there was grass on the pitch and Sandeep Warrier was fit to bowl. Kerala captain Sachin Baby, thus, did not have to think twice before asking Hyderabad to bat first in the Group...
Australia captain fined for slow over rate  (21 December 07:46 pm) 
Australia captain Steve Smith was fined 60 percent of his match fee for a slow over rate in his first test as skipper in a four-wicket victory in the second test against India in Brisbane.Th...
Even as their dismal run away from home continues, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni says the Indian cricket team’s approach to batting in overseas tours has “improved” in the last one year.A li...
Constantine poised for a second stint  (21 December 06:46 pm) 
Stephen Constantine is possibly heading towards a second stint as coach of the Indian football team. The 52-year-old English-Cypriot was in-charge of the national team from 2002 to 2005. And...
Bhaichung Bhutia, very proactive in promoting the Indian Super League (ISL), feels that the visibility of the inaugural ISL season and quality of football played over two months should trigger int...
Afridi to quit ODIs after 2015 World Cup  (21 December 06:46 pm) 
The Pakistani all-rounder has played 389 one-day internationals, 27 Tests and 77 T20 matches for Pakistan.
Beau Ideal wins main event  (21 December 06:46 pm) 
The L.D’Silva-trained Beau Ideal (Kuldeep Singh up) won the Speaker’s Cup (Div. I), the main event of the races held here on Sunday. M/s.M.Rafeeq Iqbal, K.Rama Krishna & G B R Prasad own the
Vijays Joy appeals most  (21 December 06:46 pm) 
Vijays Joy appeals most in the Deccan Juvenile Million (1,200m), the Chief event of the races to be held here on Monday (Dec. 22). SILKY BABY PLATE (1,600m), 3-y-o & over, rated upto 5...
Chennaiyin FC’s Elano Blumer and FC Goa’s goalkeeper Jan Seda (FC Goa) topped the list for Golden Boot and Golden Glove awards respectively as the inaugural Indian Super League concluded here on
Be Safe wins Indian 2000 Guineas  (21 December 06:46 pm) 
Mr. M.A.M.Ramaswamy’s Be Safe (Suraj Narredu up) won the ABV Nucleus Indian 2000 Guineas (Gr. I), the stellar attraction of the races held here on Sunday. The winner is trained by M.Narredu.
Indian Touch in rousing form  (21 December 06:46 pm) 
Indian Touch, who is in rousing form, may extend her winning streak in the J. Thomas Memorial Cup (1,000m), the main event of the races to be held here on Monday (Dec. 22). AIRPORT PLATE (...
Batsman Joe Burns was today handed an unexpected Test debut as he replaced all—rounder Mitchell Marsh in a 13-member Australian cricket squad for the third Test against India starting December 26.
Queensland batsman Joseph Burns has been included in the 13-member Australian squad for the third Test against India, beginning in Melbourne from December 26. Burns comes in for p...