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11 Dec 2020Mohammed Shami
Australia A vs India (D/N): Key Takeaways of Day 1
The Indian seamers ruled the roost with the pink ball on Day 1 of the second warm-up game (D/N) against Australia A.
11 Dec 2020South Africa Cricket Team
Quinton de Kock appointed South Africa's Test captain for 2020/21
Wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock has been appointed as the captain of South Africa's Test team for the impending season (2020/21).
11 Dec 2020New Zealand Cricket Team
NZ vs WI, 2nd Test: Key takeaways of Day 1
Middle-order batsman Henry Nicholls slammed a timely century to rescue New Zealand's innings on Day 1 of the second Test against West Indies.
11 Dec 2020Lewis Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton set to compete at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
F1 champion Lewis Hamilton will take part in the upcoming Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after testing negative for COVID-19.
11 Dec 2020BCCI
Rohit cleared to join Indian squad for last two Tests
Senior batsman Rohit Sharma has cleared his fitness assessment at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru for the Australian Test series.
11 Dec 2020France
Belgium crowned FIFA's Team of the Year for third consecutive-year
Belgium have been named as FIFA's Team of the Year for the third consecutive time.
11 Dec 2020Indian Premier League (IPL)
After announcing retirement, Parthiv Patel joins MI as Talent Scout
Five-time IPL champions Mumbai Indians have roped in former Indian batsman Parthiv Patel as a Talent Scout.
10 Dec 2020Real Madrid
Champions League, round of 16: Qualified teams and draw format
The UEFA Champions League 2020-21 group stage has come to its conclusion.
10 Dec 2020India
Team India's home series fixtures against England announced
The BCCI and the ECB have announced the fixtures for Team India's home series against England in 2021.
10 Dec 2020UEFA Europa League
UEFA Europa League, matchday six: Preview, key matches and stats
Matchday five of the UEFA Europa League is all set to start tonight.
10 Dec 2020Kane Williamson
Kane Williamson to miss second Test against West Indies
New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson is set to miss the second Test against West Indies, starting Friday at the Basin Reserve in Wellington.
10 Dec 2020BCCI
SC hearing postponed: Ganguly, Shah set to continue at BCCI
On December 9, the Supreme Court pushed the hearing for the proposed amendments to the BCCI constitution to the third week of January.
10 Dec 2020UEFA Champions League
Champions League, Neymar smashes hat-trick against Basaksehir: Records broken
Brazilian star Neymar scored a hat-trick to help Paris Saint-Germain thrash Istanbul Basaksehir 5-1 on matchday six of the UEFA Champions League.
10 Dec 2020Italy
Football legend Paolo Rossi passes away aged 64
Former Italian footballer Paolo Rossi, who led the national team to victory in the 1982 World Cup, has died aged 64.
10 Dec 2020West Indies Cricket Team
NZ vs WI, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and stats
New Zealand and West Indies will square-off in the second and final Test from December 11 in Wellington.
09 Dec 2020Cricket News
England set to tour Sri Lanka for two-Test series
England are set to tour Sri Lanka for a two-match Test series next year.
09 Dec 2020Indian Cricket Team
Border-Gavaskar Trophy: Interesting numbers from the rivalry
The white-ball leg is done and dusted, with hosts Australia winning the ODI series, and India clinching the T20Is.
09 Dec 2020Pakistan Cricket Board
South Africa confirm first tour to Pakistan in 2021
Cricket South Africa has confirmed that the Proteas men's team will travel to Pakistan for their first tour since 2007.
09 Dec 2020Virat Kohli
ICC T20I Rankings: Rahul and Kohli gain one place each
Australia overcame Team India in the third T20I on Tuesday, however the Virat Kohli-led side won the series by a 2-1 margin.
09 Dec 2020Real Madrid
UEFA Champions League: Will Real Madrid qualify for last 16?
Real Madrid face a stern test against Gladbach on matchday six of the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 season.
09 Dec 2020Virat Kohli
Natarajan could be in contention for T20 WC, reveals Kohli
Indian captain Virat Kohli believes fast bowler T Natarajan would be a great addition the squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup.
09 Dec 2020India
Third T20I: India fined for slow over-rate against Australia
The Indian cricket team has been fined 20 per cent of its match fee for finishing one over short of the target with time allowances in the third and final T20I against Australia on Tuesday.
09 Dec 2020Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo races to 650 career club goals: Details here
Legend Cristiano Ronaldo was at his very best, converting two penalties on matchday six of the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 season.
09 Dec 2020UEFA Champions League
Manchester United knocked out of Champions League: Records broken
Manchester United suffered a huge blow after RB Leipzig knocked them out of the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 season.
09 Dec 2020David Warner
Australia vs India: David Warner ruled out of first Test
Australian opener David Warner has been ruled out of the opening Test against India, starting December 17.
09 Dec 2020Twitter
Parthiv Patel announces retirement from all forms of cricket
Indian wicket-keeper Parthiv Patel has announced retirement from all forms of the game.
08 Dec 2020Indian Premier League (IPL)
Ben Stokes' father passes away: Details here
England cricketer Ben Stokes has lost his father Ged on Tuesday.
08 Dec 2020Indian Cricket Team
Key takeaways from the Australia vs India T20I series
Australia won the third and final T20I against India by 12 runs on Tuesday at the SCG.
08 Dec 2020Aaron Finch
Australia beat India in third T20I: List of records broken
The Indian cricket team failed to chase down a steep 187-run target against Australia in the third and final T20I.
08 Dec 2020Steve Smith
Australia post 186/5 against India in third T20I
Matthew Wade and Glenn Maxwell scored impressive fifties to help Australia put up 186/5 in 20 overs at the SCG on Tuesday.
08 Dec 2020Chelsea FC
Premier League, gameweek 11: List of key takeaways
Gameweek 11 of the Premier League 2020-21 season produced several crucial results as the top half teams gained big.
08 Dec 2020AC Milan
Serie A: Key records scripted in gameweek 10
21 goals were scored in gameweek 10 of the Serie A 2020-21 season.
08 Dec 2020Sports
Women's football: India's Bala Devi scripts a special record
Bala Devi scripted her name in history books after becoming the first Indian woman to score in top-tier European football league.
08 Dec 2020Bayern Munich
Bundesliga 2020-21: Gameweek 10 in numbers
Gameweek 10 of the Bundesliga 2020-21 season got over on Monday and we witnessed some crucial results.
07 Dec 2020Cricket News
England's tour of South Africa called off on medical grounds
The remainder of England's white-ball tour of South Africa has been called off amid the COVID-19 scare.
07 Dec 2020India vs Australia Cricket
Australia A vs India A, Day 2: Key takeaways
All-rounder Cameron Green reinforced the Aussies on Day 2 of the first tour match between Australia A and India A at the Drummoyne Oval, Sydney.
07 Dec 2020Virat Kohli
Australia vs India, 3rd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats
Australia and India are set to lock horns in the third T20I, which will be the final white-ball fixture of the tour.
07 Dec 2020Aaron Finch
Steve Smith might regain captaincy, Langer reveals
Australia's head coach Justin Langer admitted that certain processes need to be followed before Steve Smith could be considered to lead Australia again.
07 Dec 2020Michael Schumacher
Jehan Daruvala becomes first Indian to win F2 race
Budding driver Jehan Daruvala scripted history as he became the first Indian to win a Formula 2 race during the Sakhir Grand Prix, Bahrain, on Sunday.
07 Dec 2020Pakistan Cricket Board
New Zealand tour: Pakistan squad clears final COVID-19 test
All the members of the Pakistan cricket team in New Zealand have returned negative for COVID-19 in the latest round of testing.