Sports News

Read about players, their records and the calendar for every sport - cricket, football, tennis, and badminton.

My game has improved with CSK stint: Sam Curran

My game has improved with CSK stint: Sam Curran

Timelines
Premier League: Liverpool held by Brighton, Man City win big

29 Nov 2020

Premier League: Liverpool held by Brighton, Man City win big

Liverpool were held by Brighton after the latter earned a controversial injury-time penalty in gameweek 10 of the Premier League 2020-21 season.

Australia vs India: Adam Zampa opens up on slow-over rates

28 Nov 2020

Australia vs India: Adam Zampa opens up on slow-over rates

Australian spinner Adam Zampa believes the problem of slow over-rates during the matches should be looked upon.

Maradona's 'Hand of God' jersey could be available for sale

28 Nov 2020

Maradona's 'Hand of God' jersey could be available for sale

According to an American sports memorabilia expert, the iconic 'Hand of God' jersey worn by football legend Diego Maradona during Argentina's win over England at the 1986 World Cup quarter-final could be available for sale at $2 million.

Vijay Shankar not a viable replacement for Pandya: Gautam Gambhir

28 Nov 2020

Vijay Shankar not a viable replacement for Pandya: Gautam Gambhir

Former opener Gautam Gambhir believes the Indian team will continue facing the snag with team combination if all-rounder Hardik Pandya doesn't bowl.

Pro Kabaddi League's eighth edition postponed due to coronavirus

28 Nov 2020

Pro Kabaddi League's eighth edition postponed due to coronavirus

The eighth season of Pro Kabaddi League has been postponed indefinitely due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Australia tour: India fined for slow over-rate in first ODI

28 Nov 2020

Australia tour: India fined for slow over-rate in first ODI

Team India has been fined 20 per cent of the match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate in the first ODI against Australia at the SCG.

Sydney Thunder Women win WBBL 2020 title: Records broken

28 Nov 2020

Sydney Thunder Women win WBBL 2020 title: Records broken

Sydney Thunder Women overcame Melbourne Stars Women to win the Big Bash League 2020 title on Saturday.

South Africa vs England, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

28 Nov 2020

South Africa vs England, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

England will be aiming to wrap up the three-match T20I series when they face hosts South Africa in the second T20I on Sunday at Boland Park.

NZ vs WI, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

28 Nov 2020

NZ vs WI, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

Following a five-wicket win over the visitors, New Zealand will lock horns with West Indies in the second T20I on Sunday.

Australia vs India, 2nd ODI: Preview, Dream11 and stats

28 Nov 2020

Australia vs India, 2nd ODI: Preview, Dream11 and stats

India will hope to turn things around when they face Australia in the second ODI on Sunday at the SCG.

Hardik Pandya explains why he is not bowling

28 Nov 2020

Hardik Pandya explains why he is not bowling

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya has said he is not willing to rush his bowling return in international cricket.

Premier League, Chelsea vs Tottenham: Preview, Dream11 and stats

28 Nov 2020

Premier League, Chelsea vs Tottenham: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard is set to welcome former boss Jose Mourinho at Stamford Bridge with his Tottenham side on Sunday in gameweek 10 of the Premier League 2020-21 season.

NZ tour: Seventh Pakistan cricketer tests positive for COVID-19

28 Nov 2020

NZ tour: Seventh Pakistan cricketer tests positive for COVID-19

In another blow, a seventh Pakistan cricketer tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday, putting the tour in doubt.

England beat South Africa in first T20I: Records broken

28 Nov 2020

England beat South Africa in first T20I: Records broken

England beat South Africa in the first T20I to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

First ODI, Australia beat India by 66 runs: Key takeaways

27 Nov 2020

First ODI, Australia beat India by 66 runs: Key takeaways

Hosts Australia sealed an emphatic victory over Team India in the first ODI at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

NZ tour: Wasim Khan warns Pakistan players after protocol breach

27 Nov 2020

NZ tour: Wasim Khan warns Pakistan players after protocol breach

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) CEO Wasim Khan warned the players after breach of COVID-19 protocols in New Zealand.

Australia beat India in first ODI: List of records broken

27 Nov 2020

Australia beat India in first ODI: List of records broken

Australia overcame India in the first ODI of the three-match series on Friday.

New Zealand beat West Indies in first T20I: Records broken

27 Nov 2020

New Zealand beat West Indies in first T20I: Records broken

New Zealand fought their way back to stun West Indies in the first T20I to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

Argentina bid an emotional final farewell to Diego Maradona

27 Nov 2020

Argentina bid an emotional final farewell to Diego Maradona

Over a thousand people gathered on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, bidding a final farewell to football legend Diego Maradona, before he was buried.

Kohli laments 'lack of clarity' over Rohit's availability, BCCI responds

27 Nov 2020

Kohli laments 'lack of clarity' over Rohit's availability, BCCI responds

Indian captain Virat Kohli, on Thursday, lamented lack of clarity regarding senior batsman Rohit Sharma's availability for the Australian tour.

Bundesliga, gameweek nine: Preview, stats and key matches

27 Nov 2020

Bundesliga, gameweek nine: Preview, stats and key matches

Gameweek nine of the Bundesliga 2020-21 season starts tonight, with Wolfsburg hosting Werder Bremen.

Suresh Raina turns 34: A look at his major records

27 Nov 2020

Suresh Raina turns 34: A look at his major records

Left-handed batsman Suresh Raina served India's middle-order for nearly a decade before calling time on international career.

Australia vs India, 1st ODI: Ton-up Finch and Smith excel

27 Nov 2020

Australia vs India, 1st ODI: Ton-up Finch and Smith excel

Australian batsmen hammered the Indian bowlers to post a commanding 374/6 in the first ODI at the SCG on Friday.

UEFA Europa League: Matchday four in numbers

27 Nov 2020

UEFA Europa League: Matchday four in numbers

Matchday four of the UEFA Europa League 2020-21 season had several breathtaking results on offer.

Natarajan added to ODI squad, Ishant ruled out of Tests

27 Nov 2020

Natarajan added to ODI squad, Ishant ruled out of Tests

Left-arm fast bowler T Natarajan has been added to India's ODI squad as cover for Navdeep Saini.

New Zealand vs Windies, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

26 Nov 2020

New Zealand vs Windies, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

New Zealand and West Indies are set to feature in the first T20I of the three-match series on Friday.

South Africa vs England, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

26 Nov 2020

South Africa vs England, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

South Africa and England gear up for the first T20I of the three-match series on Friday.

UEFA Europa League, matchday four: Preview, key matches and stats

26 Nov 2020

UEFA Europa League, matchday four: Preview, key matches and stats

Matchday four of the UEFA Europa League is all set to start tonight.

Champions League, Bayern and Man City advance: Records broken

26 Nov 2020

Champions League, Bayern and Man City advance: Records broken

Matchday four of the UEFA Champions League ended with groups A to D playing their games.

IPL: CSK, MI and RCB have the strongest fan base

26 Nov 2020

IPL: CSK, MI and RCB have the strongest fan base

Media consulting firm Ormax Media has released the findings of its study on 'IPL Franchise Fans'.

Six Pakistan players test positive for COVID-19, moved into quarantine

26 Nov 2020

Six Pakistan players test positive for COVID-19, moved into quarantine

Six Pakistan players have tested positive for the novel coronavirus while in managed isolation in Christchurch, New Zealand Cricket said on Thursday.

Diego Maradona dies aged 60: His career records and stats

26 Nov 2020

Diego Maradona dies aged 60: His career records and stats

One of the greatest football players of all time, Diego Maradona breathed his last on Wednesday. He was 60.

Aussies won't shy away from on-field banters against India: Langer

25 Nov 2020

Aussies won't shy away from on-field banters against India: Langer

Australia and India are all set to lock horns in the first of three-match ODI series, on November 27.

Football legend Diego Maradona dies aged 60

25 Nov 2020

Football legend Diego Maradona dies aged 60

Football legend Diego Maradona has passed away at the age of 60.

KL Rahul keen on keeping wickets in ICC events

25 Nov 2020

KL Rahul keen on keeping wickets in ICC events

India's white-ball vice-captain KL Rahul, on Wednesday, said he would be happy to keep wickets in the next three World Cups, with the global ICC events slated back-to-back.

England to play four Tests in India: Sourav Ganguly

25 Nov 2020

England to play four Tests in India: Sourav Ganguly

The England cricket team is set to tour India in 2021 for a full-fledged bilateral series.

Best FIFA Football Awards 2020: Lewandowski leads 11-man shortlist

25 Nov 2020

Best FIFA Football Awards 2020: Lewandowski leads 11-man shortlist

Bayern Munich talisman Robert Lewandowski, who won the treble with the club in a brilliant 2019-20 campaign, heads the shortlist for the Best FIFA Men's Player award.

Records Steve Smith can script in ODIs vs India

25 Nov 2020

Records Steve Smith can script in ODIs vs India

Australian batsman Steve Smith will look to make his presence felt in the upcoming ODI series against India, starting November 27.

Australia vs India, first ODI: Preview, Dream11 and stats

25 Nov 2020

Australia vs India, first ODI: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Australia and India are set to lock horns in the first of three-ODI series, starting November 27.

Records that can be scripted in the South Africa-England T20Is

25 Nov 2020

Records that can be scripted in the South Africa-England T20Is

South Africa and England are all set to feature in a three-match T20I series, starting on Friday.

Champions League: Dortmund's Haaland surpasses legends Zidane, Ronaldo

25 Nov 2020

Champions League: Dortmund's Haaland surpasses legends Zidane, Ronaldo

Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland is one of the rising superstars of world football.

BCCI asks Cricket Australia to relax quarantine for Rohit, Ishant

25 Nov 2020

BCCI asks Cricket Australia to relax quarantine for Rohit, Ishant

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has asked Australia (CA) to relax the quarantine rules of senior Indian players Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic slams EA Sports: Details here

25 Nov 2020

Zlatan Ibrahimovic slams EA Sports: Details here

Veteran AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has lashed out at EA Sports, claiming they are using his name and face in the FIFA video game series without his permission.

Champions League, Man United, Chelsea register wins: Records broken

25 Nov 2020

Champions League, Man United, Chelsea register wins: Records broken

Matchday four of the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 season saw Group H take an interesting turn.

New Zealand's Greg Barclay elected ICC chairman

25 Nov 2020

New Zealand's Greg Barclay elected ICC chairman

New Zealand's Greg Barclay has been elected as the new independent chairman of International Cricket Council (ICC).

Bowl in the fifth-stump channel to Steven Smith: Sachin Tendulkar

24 Nov 2020

Bowl in the fifth-stump channel to Steven Smith: Sachin Tendulkar

The Australians were without the services of Steve Smith, the last time Team India toured Down Under in 2018/19.

Australia vs India: Records Mohammed Shami can break

24 Nov 2020

Australia vs India: Records Mohammed Shami can break

International cricket takes centre stage as Australia and India are set to lock horns in the three-match ODI series, starting November 27.

Kohli, Ashwin nominated for ICC Player of the Decade Award

24 Nov 2020

Kohli, Ashwin nominated for ICC Player of the Decade Award

India skipper Virat Kohli and off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin have been nominated for the ICC Player of the Decade Award.

2020 ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic ends year as top-ranked player

24 Nov 2020

2020 ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic ends year as top-ranked player

The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) announced the final world rankings after the ATP Finals ended in London on Sunday.

'India could get smoked 4-0 in Tests', says Michael Clarke

24 Nov 2020

'India could get smoked 4-0 in Tests', says Michael Clarke

Former Australia captain Michael Clarke believes India could lose the Test series 0-4 if they don't succeed in the white-ball leg.

Champions League, Man United vs Basaksehir: Preview, Dream11 and stats

24 Nov 2020

Champions League, Man United vs Basaksehir: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Manchester United take on Istanbul Basaksehir in matchday four of the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 season.

Premier League, gameweek nine: List of key takeaways

24 Nov 2020

Premier League, gameweek nine: List of key takeaways

Gameweek nine of the Premier League 2020-21 season produced some crucial results as the table shapes up well.

Serie A: Key records scripted in gameweek eight

24 Nov 2020

Serie A: Key records scripted in gameweek eight

24 goals were scored in gameweek eight of the Serie A 2020-21 season.

Australia vs India: Rohit, Ishant ruled out of two Tests

24 Nov 2020

Australia vs India: Rohit, Ishant ruled out of two Tests

Senior Indian cricketers Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma have been ruled out of the first two Tests of the upcoming Border-Gavaskar series in Australia.

Barcelona's Lionel Messi to hold 'formal talks' with Manchester City

24 Nov 2020

Barcelona's Lionel Messi to hold 'formal talks' with Manchester City

Despite Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola wanting Lionel Messi to finish his career at Barcelona, the Argentine could be on the move.

Bundesliga 2020-21: Gameweek eight in numbers

24 Nov 2020

Bundesliga 2020-21: Gameweek eight in numbers

Gameweek eight of the Bundesliga 2020-21 season got over on Sunday and we witnessed some crucial results as the table is shaping up beautifully.

Disappointed with IPL performance, but found rhythm again: Steve Smith

24 Nov 2020

Disappointed with IPL performance, but found rhythm again: Steve Smith

Australian middle-order batsman Steve Smith recently opened up on his torrid IPL campaign.

Australia vs India, ODIs: A look at the key battles

23 Nov 2020

Australia vs India, ODIs: A look at the key battles

After an extravagant IPL season, the stakes will rise further as India's tour of Australia officially gets underway on November 27.

Australia vs India: Shubman excited about first Down Under tour

23 Nov 2020

Australia vs India: Shubman excited about first Down Under tour

India batsman Shubman Gill, on Monday, admitted that he has set no personal goals for his maiden international assignment in Australia.

BCCI earned Rs. 4,000 crore by conducting IPL 2020

23 Nov 2020

BCCI earned Rs. 4,000 crore by conducting IPL 2020

The thirteenth edition of the Indian Premier League concluded successfully in the first half of November with Mumbai Indians securing a record fifth title.

Lewis Hamilton to be knighted in New Year's Honors list

23 Nov 2020

Lewis Hamilton to be knighted in New Year's Honors list

Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton will be awarded a knighthood in the New Year's Honors list.

Our 'Fab Five' pacers will dominate in Australia: Ravi Shastri

23 Nov 2020

Our 'Fab Five' pacers will dominate in Australia: Ravi Shastri

The head coach of Team India, Ravi Shastri, believes the Indian fast bowlers will once again rule the roost during the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, Down Under.

ATP Finals, Daniil Medvedev lifts maiden title: Records broken

23 Nov 2020

ATP Finals, Daniil Medvedev lifts maiden title: Records broken

Russia's Daniil Medvedev romped past world number three Dominic Thiem 4-6, 7-6 (7-2), 6-4 to win the Nitto ATP Finals.