Champions League: Madrid in trouble despite late fightback

Madrid, Oct 28 (AP) With one point from its opening two games, Real Madrid is facing another fight to preserve its proud record of...

Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for Covid-19, is asymptomatic: Report

Lisbon, Oct 13 (AP/PTI) Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for the coronavirus, the Portuguese soccer federation said on Tuesday. The federation said Ronaldo was doing...

Tottenham collapses on Bale’s return to draw 3-3 vs West Ham

London, Oct 19 (AP) Tottenham was transformed by Gareth Bale's homecoming, just not in the way that Jose Mourinho had imagined. Cruising 3-0 when Bale...

Aussie women match Ponting-era record with 21 straight wins

Brisbane, Oct 7 (AP) The Australian women's team beat New Zealand by 232 runs Wednesday to record its 21st consecutive win in one-day international...

I am very sure about my role when playing for Australia, it changes frequently...

New Delhi, Oct 13 (PTI) Australian big-hitter Glenn Maxwell has attributed his inconsistent run in the IPL over eight seasons to frequent changes in...

Kvitova reaches her 2nd French Open semifinal

Paris, Oct 7 (AP) Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova overcame some potentially costly double-faults to beat 66th-ranked Laura Siegemund 6-3, 6-3 and reach the...

Buttler can win games likes ABD, Pollard: Steve Smith

 Abu Dhabi, Oct 20 (PTI) Jos Buttler is second to none when it comes to winning games at the back-end, said Rajasthan Royals skipper...

Pak, Zimbabwe squads get all clear after COVID-19 tests

Rawalpindi, Oct 27 (AP) All 107 COVID-19 tests conducted on Zimbabwe and Pakistan players, support staff and match officials have returned negative ahead of...

World champion Coleman banned 2 yrs; to miss Tokyo Olympics

Monaco, Oct 28 (AP) Men's 100-meter world champion Christian Coleman was banned for two years because of three violations of doping control rules.Track and...

Pant has Grade 1 tear; DC may explore option of playing Lalit Yadav

New Delhi, Oct 13 (PTI) Delhi Capitals are likely to miss their hard-hitting keeper-batsman Rishabh Pant for a minimum of 7 to 10 days...

Three weightlifters test COVID-19 positive in Aurangabad

Aurangabad, Oct 16 (PTI) Three weightlifters- two from Kerala and one from Andhra Pradesh- who arrived in Aurangabad city of Maharashtra to attend a...

BCCI Apex Council: Quarantine period in Australia, England series on agenda

New Delhi, Oct 16 (PTI) The stated quarantine period of 14 days in Brisbane before the start of Australia tour and venues and formats...

City enjoys easy European night with 3-0 win at Marseille

Marseille, Oct 28 (AP) Manchester City enjoyed a respite from domestic difficulties and found its scoring touch in a resounding 3-0 win against a...

Sharma gives away early gains, Chawrasia slips in Scottish Open

St. Andrews, Oct 18: Indian golfer SSP Chawrasia had a disappointing outing after two good days, as he slipped to four-over 76 to drop...

Leaders without title play pivotal role in direction that team travels: Eoin Morgan

New Delhi, Oct 9 (PTI) England's World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan believes that "leaders without title" play an equally important part as the designated...

Messi, Neymar aim for World Cup qualifying amid pandemic

Sao Paulo, Oct 7 (AP) Lionel Messi and Neymar return to national team duty this week to launch World Cup qualifying campaigns that the...

Dhoni had made the worst decision in a long while, fumes sprinter Yohan Blake

Sharjah, Oct 18: Star sprinter Yohan Blake said Mahendra Singh Dhoni had "made the worst decision in a long while", fuming in front of...

Mohammedan Sporting return to I-League after seven years

Kalyani, Oct 16 (PTI) Putting their off-the-field controversy behind, Mohammedan Sporting on Friday clinched an I-League berth after seven years with a 2-0 win...

SAI and NRAI to jointly bio-secure national shooting camp

New Delhi, Oct 13 (PTI) The Karni Singh Range will be divided into four "risk" zones to ensure that Olympic-bound shooters can safely resume...

Bumrah has taken over the mantle from Malinga: Pollard

Dubai, Oct 19 (PTI) Mumbai Indians all-rounder Kieron Pollard feels that pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah has taken over the mantle from Sri Lankan Lasith...