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Iran book ticket to 2018 World Cup

June 13: Sardar Azmoun and Mehdi Taremi were on target as Iran confirmed their spot in the 2018 World Cup finals with a 2-0 victory over Uzbekistan at the Azadi Stadium here.

French Open: Rafael Nadal crushes Dominic Thiem to set up Stan Wawrinka showdown

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal powered into a record 10th French Open final on Friday and will face 2015 winner...

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: New Zealand knocked out, pressure mounts on Australia

Bangladesh produced a magnificent performance as they knocked New Zealand out of the ICC Champions Trophy...

Formula 1: Vijay Mallya dismisses speculation of Force India sale

Troubled Force India co-owner Vijay Mallya has dismissed speculation of a possible sale of his team...

AITA to recommend Bopanna’s name for Arjuna award

Acknowledging the Grand Slam feat of Rohan Bopanna, the All India Tennis Association (AITA) has decided to send his name to....

COA will not contest CAC’s head coach choice

The Committee of Administrators running the BCCI is unlikely to go against the high-profile Cricket Advisory Committee’s....

ICC Champions Trophy: Eoin Morgan lauds ‘outstanding’ attack as England seal semi spot

England cricket team captain Eoin Morgan praised his “outstanding” bowling attack after the tournament hosts booked...

Anil Kumble reapplies for India coach job, decision before Champions Trophy ends

Anil Kumble has ‘officially’ forwarded his application for the job of Indian cricket team coach, according to..

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur takes blame after India loss at ICC Champions Trophy

Pakistan wilted against India in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 in what is cricket’s most high-profile fixture, with....

This is how Virat Kohli paid tribute to Yuvraj Singh after India v Pakistan tie

India captain Virat Kohli praised Yuvraj Singh’s “game-changing” quality after seeing his side launch their ICC Champions.....

India gear up to flex their muscles

June 1: Amidst a reported captain-coach stand-off that is getting unsavoury by the day, India will be looking to justify their favourites’ tag by defending the Champions Trophy that kicks off in London on Thursday.

Team India will leave off-field distractions behind, asserts Laxman

June 1: Despite the off-field tensions, India have made the right beginning to their Champions Trophy title defence by producing fine performances in the two warm-up games.

BTC meeting to decide on racing schedule

June 1: With the government yet to grant the licence, the Bangalore Turf Club (BTC) committee members will hold a meeting on Thursday to take a call on the races scheduled this month.

England, Aus top threats

June 1: With only the top-eight ranked teams allowed entry to the Champions Trophy that kicks off in London on Thursday, the event is as tough as it can be.

BCCI officials to meet Kohli, Kumble

June 1: Amid speculation of a rift between chief coach Anil Kumble and skipper Virat Kohli, the BCCI top brass seems to be on a damage control mode.

Sharath, Manika keeping Indian hopes alive

June 1: Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra were the only Indian paddlers who survived to live another day in the singles events of the 2017 World Table Tennis Championships here.

SA T20 league launched, Lorgat says will stand up to IPL

June 1: South Africa has launched an eight-team T20 league of its own, with CSA chief executive Haroon Lorgat stating that the ambitious venture would stand up to popular events such as the Indian Premier League.

We are taking it as a normal game: Azhar Ali on India clash

June 1: Pakistan opener Azhar Ali sought to play down the hype over their high-profile Champions Trophy match against arch-rivals India, saying they are taking it as a "normal" game despite the soaring expectations.

Ramachandra Guha resigns as administrator to BCCI

June 1: Noted historian Ramachandra Guha on Thursday told the Supreme Court that he has quit as one of the cricket administrators to the BCCI.

Kumble episode; lack of time behind Guha resignation

June 1: Ramachandra Guha has cited personal reasons but his resignation from the Committee of Administrators (COA) could be linked to the speculation surrounding Anil Kumble’s future as India coach.

French Open: Alexander Zverev crashes as Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka move on

Alexander Zverev, the man seen as a potential French Open champion, crashed out in the first round on......

Arsene Wenger to extend Arsenal reign - reports

Arsene Wenger has told Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke he will accept the Premier League club’s offer of a new two-year contract, according to....

India, Australia favourites at CT despite off-field worries

Man United ranked as Europe’s most valuable club

I feel ready for Champions Trophy now: Dinesh Karthik

Done in by nerves to start with, keeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik feels he has a good chance of making India’s Champions....

Sunita Lakra completes century of international matches

May 18: India’s premier defender Sunita Lakra completed the milestone of playing 100 international matches for the country, when she took field against New Zealand in the third of the five match series, here today.

Virat will bounce back into form in Champions Trophy: Kapil

May 18: Cricket legend Kapil Dev is not losing sleep over the recent lean patch of Virat Kohli and is confident that the Delhi stalwart will bounce back into form in the ICC Champions Trophy commencing on June 1.

India put up a strong fight in 2-3 loss to New Zealand

May 18: Indian women’s hockey team fought till the final hooter but went down 2-3 to New Zealand in the third game of the five-match series.

Harbhajan writes to Kumble, requests to look into Ranji fees

May 18: Time away from national team has given Harbhajan Singh a fresh perspective about the condition of an average domestic cricketer, prompting him to request chief national coach Anil Kumble to raise the issue of their match fees with the COA.

Knight Riders eliminate Sunrisers

May 18: Kolkata Knight Riders survived some anxious moments before progressing to IPL-10 Qualifier 2. Set a revised target of 48 in six overs

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