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17 Nov 2020

Novak Djokovic

ATP Finals 2020: Daniil Medvedev, Novak Djokovic win in London

Russia's Daniil Medvedev defeated Alexander Zverev 6-3, 6-4 in his first game of ATP Finals 2020.

16 Nov 2020


Formula 1, Hamilton vs Schumacher: A look at the numbers

Lewis Hamilton scripted history on Sunday to become only the second Formula 1 driver to win seven world championships.

16 Nov 2020


Pujara backs Indian pacers to shine in Tests versus Australia

Indian Test cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara backed the pacers to come good in the Test series against Australia.

'Power Surge, X-factor', Cricket Australia unveils new rules in BBL

Cricket Australia (CA), on Monday, introduced three new rules that will be implemented in the upcoming edition of Big Bash League (BBL).

16 Nov 2020


Former Bangladesh Under-19 cricketer Mohammad Sozib dies by suicide

Former Bangladesh Under-19 player Mohammad Sozib passed away in Durgapur at the age of 21.

16 Nov 2020

Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton wins seventh F1 world title, equals Schumacher's record

British Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton, on Sunday, claimed his seventh world title after winning the Turkish Grand Prix.

15 Nov 2020


Ajit Agarkar, Maninder Singh apply for posts in selection committee

Former Indian cricketers Ajit Agarkar, Maninder Singh, and Chetan Sharma have applied for the vacant posts in the Indian national selection committee.

India tour of Australia: Plane crashes near Team India's hotel

A light plane crashed nearly 30 km away from Sydney Olympic Park where the Indian cricket team has been staying in Australia.

15 Nov 2020

Shahid Afridi

Shahid Afridi sports a peculiar helmet during PSL 2020 playoffs

Pakistan legend Shahid Afridi recently grabbed eyeballs when he sported a newly-designed helmet in the opening clash of PSL 2020 playoffs between Multan Sultans and Karachi Kings.

15 Nov 2020

Maria Sharapova

Sania Mirza turns 34: A look at her memorable feats

Indian tennis legend Sania Mirza turned 34 on Sunday.

15 Nov 2020

Kei Nishikori

Jannik Sinner wins Sofia Open, claims maiden ATP title

Italy's Jannik Sinner, on Saturday, defeated Canadian Vasek Pospisil 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (7-3) to win the Sofia Open 2020.

15 Nov 2020

Indian Cricket Team

Here's how the World Test Championship finalists will be decided

The ICC Cricket Committee has devised a new way to decide the finalists for the World Test Championship.

Rahul Dravid keen on cricket being part of Olympics

Former Indian cricket team captain Rahul Dravid has backed the idea of the sport becoming a part of the Olympic Games.

14 Nov 2020

Liverpool FC

Premier League 2020-21: A look at Mohamed Salah in numbers

Mohamed Salah has continued his run for Liverpool in the Premier League this season.

14 Nov 2020

Virat Kohli

'Love to hate him', Tim Paine on Virat Kohli

The stakes will be high as India and Australia lock horns in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, following the white-ball leg.

14 Nov 2020

Indian Super League

Indian Super League 2020-21: Players to watch out for

The seventh edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) is all set to start from November 20 onwards.

14 Nov 2020


UEFA Nations League, Portugal vs France: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Portugal host France in League A Group 3 of the UEFA Nations League 2020-21 tonight.

'Dhoni might not lead CSK in 2021', says Sanjay Bangar

Former Indian batting coach Sanjay Bangar believes Mahendra Singh Dhoni could hand over the captaincy of Chennai Super Kings to Faf du Plessis in the impending edition of IPL.

14 Nov 2020


ATP Finals: Nadal desperate to prove himself indoors

World number two Rafael Nadal is determined to better his record on indoor courts as he bids to win the season-ending ATP Finals for the first time in his illustrious career.

14 Nov 2020

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers (CONMEBOL): Here are the records broken

Matchday three of the South American FIFA World Cup Qualifiers saw heavyweights Brazil overcome Venezuela 1-0 to maintain their 100% start to the campaign.

Adam Gilchrist turns 49: A look at his splendid records

Australian maestro Adam Glichrist turned 49 on Saturday.

Rahul Dravid vouches for expansion of IPL teams

Indian legend Rahul Dravid believes the expansion of teams in the IPL will open the doors for budding cricketers in the nation.

Rohit Sharma still only 70 per cent fit: Sourav Ganguly

Indian opener Rohit Sharma recently led Mumbai Indians to their fifth IPL title in the UAE.

13 Nov 2020

Harry Kane

Premier League 2020-21: A look at Harry Kane's impressive numbers

Tottenham have got off to a strong start in the Premier League 2020-21 season.

India tour of Australia: Records Virat Kohli can script

Virat Kohli is set to lead Team India in the upcoming Australian tour.

13 Nov 2020

Indian Super League

Indian Super League 2020-21: All that you need to know

The seventh edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) is all set to start from November 20 onwards.

13 Nov 2020

Virat Kohli

'The best player I've seen', Justin Langer on Virat Kohli

The head coach of Australian cricket team, Justin Langer, has time and again praised the legendary Virat Kohli.

13 Nov 2020

UEFA Champions League

Manchester United remain committed to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, says Woodward

Manchester United chief Ed Woodward has said that he is "absolutely" behind manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer amid a poor start to the season.

13 Nov 2020


Scotland qualify for Euro 2020 after 22 years

Scotland have secured a place at the UEFA Euro 2020.

Overseas players in IPL playing XI should be increased: Official

A BCCI official has suggested that five overseas players should feature in the starting XI instead of four in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 edition.

13 Nov 2020


ATP Finals: All that you need to know

20-time Grand Slam winner Rafael Nadal was drawn in the same group as defending champion Stefanos Tsitsipas and US Open winner Dominic Thiem for the ATP Finals in London.

'The Indian AB de Villiers', Harbhajan praises Suryakumar Yadav

Indian legend Harbhajan Singh recently highlighted the the performances of Suryakumar Yadav in the IPL.

Krunal Pandya detained at Mumbai airport: Here's why

Indian cricketer Krunal Pandya was detained at the Mumbai International Airport by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI).

12 Nov 2020

Indian Super League

Indian Super League: FC Goa announce partnership with RB Leipzig

Indian Super League (ISL) club FC Goa have announced a three-year strategic partnership with Bundesliga side RB Leipzig, focusing mainly on youth development and coach training.

IPL 2020 saw record rise of 28% in viewership

The just-concluded 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) saw a record-breaking 28% increase in viewership compared to last season.

12 Nov 2020

UEFA Champions League

Bruno Fernandes in numbers for Manchester United

Bruno Fernandes is turning out to be one of the best signings ever for Manchester United in the Premier League era.

12 Nov 2020

Formula 1

F1: Lewis Hamilton set to equal Michael Schumacher's championships tally

Mercedes ace Lewis Hamilton is set to match the legendary Michael Schumacher's tally of seven world championships in Formula 1.

12 Nov 2020

Pakistan Cricket Team

Younis Khan appointed Pakistan batting coach: Details here

Younis Khan has been appointed as the batting coach of the Pakistan cricket team until the ICC T20 World Cup in 2022.

12 Nov 2020

Cristiano Ronaldo

Football international friendlies: A look at the key records scripted

The latest European international friendlies produced several crucial results as teams gather impetus ahead of the UEFA Nations League.

12 Nov 2020

Tim Paine

Pucovski, Green named in Australia Test squad for India series

Australia have included youngsters Will Pucovski and Cameron Green in a 17-member Test squad for their upcoming series against India.