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Harman quick off the blocks

June 16: Brian Harman staked an early claim to become the seventh straight first time major winner by grabbing an early lead in a low-scoring start to the 117th US Open here Thursday.

Don’t think we need to change anything for final: Kohli

June 16: Pakistan’s "magnificent turnaround" has impressed him but India captain Virat Kohli says there is nothing that his side needs to be overtly concerned about ahead of the Champions Trophy final against the arch-foes on Sunday.

I am fully fit but have been advised rest: Bumrah

June 16: Indian speedster Jasprit Bumrah says he has been advised to miss the limited-overs tour of West Indies as part of his workload management and not fitness issues.

ICC Champions Trophy: Pakistan edge past Sri Lanka, enter semi-finals

Sarfraz Ahmed produced a superb captain’s innings following a top-order collapse to see Pakistan cricket team into....

Much as they try to shed the chokers’ tag, it just refises to go away. The jokes and memes about their losses keep getting novel like their dismissals.

June 13: Generation after generation of exceptional South African cricketers have tried to break that notion but they keep finding newer ways to self destruct on the big stage.

Didn’t deserve to be in semis: du Plessis

June 13: Much as they try to shed the chokers’ tag, it just refises to go away. The jokes and memes about their losses keep getting novel like their dismissals.

Wily Bumrah proves his worth

June 13: One of the must-watch games of IPL-10 is the clash between Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Lions at Rajkot on April 30.

India, Bangla clash in semis

June 13: Pakistan held their nerve in a now-on and now-off chase to defeat Sri Lanka by three wickets in the final Group ‘B’ game at Cardiff on Monday to complete the semifinal line-up of the Champions Trophy.

Tough Kyrgyz test for India

 

June 13: When Pavel Matiash steps on to the Sree Kanteerava stadium turf for the AFC Asian Cup qualifier tie against India on Tuesday, there is bound to be a sense of deja vu for the Kyrgyzstan goalkeeper.

Travelling fans to enjoy West Block Blues’ hospitality

June 13: A few months ago an attack on the Borussia Dortmund team bus forced the Champions League quarterfinal tie between the German side and Monaco to be postponed by a day.

Kyrgyzstan will start favourites, says Constantine

June 13: The Indian team might be on a seven-game unbeaten streak in all competitions and is riding high on confidence

Walk in the park for Hami

June 13: Lewis Hamilton’s love affair with the Canadian Grand Prix continued unabated on Sunday as he won the race for a sixth time and slashed Sebastian Vettel’s Formula One championship lead to 12 points.

From doubter to achiever

June 13: Rafael Nadal admitted he doubted he’d ever win another Grand Slam title after a three-year drought at the majors and an ongoing battle with injuries and poor form.

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.

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