World Sports

ICC asks BCCI to pay compensation or lose rights to host 2023 World Cup

Sunday, 23 December 2018 09:25
In a major blow to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Saturday asked the board to either pay $23 million (Rs 161 crore) by the end of this year as compensation…

Neymar granted permission to begin Christmas holidays earlier

Saturday, 22 December 2018 10:10
Paris Saint Germain star Neymar has travelled to Brazil, where he will spend the Christmas holidays with the permission of the French powerhouse, coach Thomas Tuchel revealed on Friday. The former Barcelona forward was on the sidelines during PSG’s 2-1…

T10 League increases popularity of new format

Saturday, 22 December 2018 10:04
Success is where preparation and opportunity meet, and this was evident once again at the recent T10 Cricket League conducted by T10 Sports Management. The unique cricket format pushed many boundaries and set many world records. The event saw the…

India can still win Test series: Ganguly

Saturday, 22 December 2018 10:02
Despite the Perth Test loss, former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday said India can still win the series which is level at 1-1 now. “India can still win, it depends on how they play. All in the eleven have…

IPL: Jayant Yadav traded to Mumbai Indians from Delhi Capitals

Friday, 21 December 2018 09:19
Mumbai Indians on Thursday completed the transfer of experienced all-rounder Jayant Yadav into their fold from Delhi Capitals. The India discard is the second addition to Mumbai Indians through the transfer process, with South African wicketkeeper-bat Quinton de Kock being…

Bumrah reminds me of Jeff Thomson: Dennis Lillee

Friday, 21 December 2018 09:15
Lauding Jasprit Bumrah for his exploits Down Under, legendary Australian fast bowler Dennis Lillee compared him with Jeff Thomson, saying the India pacer is ‘outside the guidelines of normal fast bowling’. “I think Jasprit Bumrah is very very interesting. He…

Kohli consolidates top spot in ICC Test batting charts

Thursday, 20 December 2018 19:30
India skipper Virat Kohli’s 25th Test ton in the second Test against Australia in Perth, helped him consolidate the No.1 Test batting spot in the International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings, released here on Thursday. Among other Indians, Kohli’s deputy Ajinkya…

Belgium tops FIFA rankings, France finishes close 2nd

Thursday, 20 December 2018 19:28
Belgium ended the year at the top of the FIFA rankings for December released on Thursday, one point ahead the 2018 FIFA World Cup champions France while Spain came ninth. The top-10 of the final FIFA rankings of the year…

No Real Madrid but plenty to enjoy in 2018 Liga Santander matches

Thursday, 20 December 2018 19:27
The last round of matches in the Liga Santander before the Christmas holidays will not see Real Madrid in action, giving their rivals at the top of the table the chance to open the gap over Santiago Solari’s side. Real…

Atletico first team players, coach get new cars

Wednesday, 19 December 2018 16:32
Atletico Madrid’s squad on Wednesday received cars from the club’s official sponsor, South Korean brand Hyundai, at an event that saw a group of fans handing over the keys to first team players and the head coach. The event was…