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27 Dec 2020


Australia vs India, second Test: Day 2, Session 3 analysis

India ended Day 2 of the second Test match against Australia on a strong note (277/5) after a positive third session.

Second Test, Rahane scores a century against Australia: Records broken

Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane brought up a fine century against Australia on Day 2 of the Boxing Day Test at the MCG.

27 Dec 2020


Premier League, Arsenal beat Chelsea: List of records broken

Arsenal ended their seven-game winless run in the Premier League with a 3-1 victory against Chelsea in gameweek 15.

Australia vs India, second Test: Day 2, Session 2 analysis

India resumed Day 2 on 36/1 in the ongoing second Test against Australia at the MCG.

26 Dec 2020


Premier League, Leicester 2-2 Manchester United: Records broken

Manchester United lost their lead twice to be held by Leicester City 2-2 in gameweek 15 of the Premier League 2020-21 season.

26 Dec 2020

Chelsea FC

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

Struggling Arsenal take on London rivals Chelsea in gameweek 15 of the Premier League on Boxing Day.

26 Dec 2020


Jasprit Bumrah is BCCI's highest-paid cricketer in 2020

Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah has surpassed skipper Virat Kohli to emerge as BCCI's highest-paid cricketer in 2020.

NZ vs Pakistan, 1st Test: Key takeaways from Day 1

New Zealand gained an advantage over Pakistan on Day 1 of the first Test at the Bay Oval.

Australia vs India, 2nd Test: Day 1, Session 3 analysis

India bowled Australia out for 195 on Day 1 of the Boxing Day Test at the MCG.

Former England cricketer Robin Jackman passes away aged 75

Former England cricketer and commentator Robin Jackman passed away on Friday at the age of 75.

Australia vs India, 2nd Test: Day 1, Session 2 analysis

India fought their way back in the second session with two crucial wickets.

Australia vs India, second Test: Day 1, Session 1 report

India bowled well to restrict Australia to 65/3 in the first session on Day 1 of the second Test match at the MCG.

25 Dec 2020


Premier League, Leicester vs Manchester United: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Leicester City host Manchester United in gameweek 15 of the Premier League 2020-21 season on Saturday.

Here's the significance of the Boxing Day Test

'Boxing Day' is the day when sporting action takes place all over the globe.

25 Dec 2020


Team India's Test cricket record at the MCG

Team India is gearing up for the second Test of the four-match series against Australia, starting Saturday.

25 Dec 2020


Mauricio Pochettino likely to replace Thomas Tuchel at PSG

Former Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is expected to take over the job at Paris Saint-Germain after the French club reportedly sacked Thomas Tuchel on Thursday.

Australia vs India, Boxing Day Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

Team India will need to bounce back in the upcoming Boxing Day Test against Australia.

AUSvIND, Boxing Day Test: Gill, Siraj included in playing XI

The playing XI of the Indian cricket team for the second Test against Australia, starting tomorrow has been announced.

BCCI's Cricket Advisory Committee picks three national selectors: Details here

On Thursday, the BCCI named Chetan Sharma, Abbey Kuruvilla and Debasis Mohanty as national selectors as former Indian pacer Ajit Agarkar missed out.

24 Dec 2020


NADA hands Indian basketball player Satnam Singh two-year doping ban

Satnam Singh Bhamara, the first Indian player to be drafted into NBA, has been handed a two-year ban by the National Anti-Doping Agency's (NADA) disciplinary panel for failing a dope test.

24 Dec 2020


ATP: A look at biggest Grand Slam comebacks in 2020

Just like every sport, tennis also faced the wrath of COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

24 Dec 2020

UEFA Champions League

Football: Best defensive tackles and goal-line clearances of 2020

Defensive tackles made by players in football is an art in itself.

24 Dec 2020


BCCI approves 10-team IPL from 2022 edition

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Thursday, approved the inclusion of two new franchises in the Indian Premier League.

Records Kane Williamson can script in the New Zealand-Pakistan Tests

New Zealand and Pakistan gear up for a two-match Test series, starting on December 26.

24 Dec 2020

Serena Williams

Australian Open 2021: Federer, Serena among entries for Slam event

Tennis legends Roger Federer and Serena Williams were among the entries announced Thursday for the coronavirus-disrupted Australian Open.

Border-Gavaskar Trophy: MCG remains the backup venue for third Test

The Melbourne Cricket Ground remains the preferred backup venue for the third Test of the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy.

24 Dec 2020


Leaders AC Milan still unbeaten in Serie A: Notable numbers

AC Milan have continued their red-hot streak in the Serie A 2020-21 season.

24 Dec 2020


Tottenham two wins away from first major trophy since 2008

Tottenham overcame Stoke City 3-1 in their Carabao Cup quarter-final clash.

24 Dec 2020


'Different rules for different players', Gavaskar targets the Indian set-up

Legend Sunil Gavaskar believes a number of Indian players are subject to different rules in the present Indian cricket team.

24 Dec 2020


Manchester United reach Carabao Cup semis: Records broken

Manchester United won their Carabao Cup quarter-final clash against Everton to make it to the semis for a second successive season.

Australia set to field unchanged XI for Boxing Day Test

Australia are set to have an unchanged playing XI for the impending Boxing Day Test in Melbourne.

23 Dec 2020


Indian Cricketers Association nominates Pragyan Ojha to IPL Governing Council

The Indian Cricketers Association (ICA), on Wednesday, nominated former India spinner Pragyan Ojha as its representative to the IPL Governing Council.

A look at cricket controversies of 2020

The outbreak of COVID-19 impacted every sport, including cricket, in 2020.

23 Dec 2020


Football: The best goal-keeping heroics of 2020

Goal-keeping in football is a tough job and on several occasions, one needs to be at his best to deny the opponent from making inroads.

A look at Mohammad Hafeez's incredible T20I numbers in 2020

Pakistan recently won the third T20I against hosts New Zealand to avoid a series sweep.

23 Dec 2020

Real Madrid

La Liga: Presenting Atletico Madrid's emphatic run this season

Atletico Madrid have been brilliant in the 2020-21 season of La Liga.

Bishan Singh Bedi wants his name removed from Kotla stand

Former Indian cricket team captain Bishan Singh Bedi has written to Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) president Rohan Jaitley, asking for the removal of his name from a stand at the Feroz Shah Kotla.

23 Dec 2020


Carabao Cup, Everton vs Manchester United: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Everton host Manchester United in a crunch Carabao Cup quarter-final clash at Goodison Park later tonight.

23 Dec 2020


Shami sidelined for six weeks, could miss England Tests

Indian pace spearhead Mohammed Shami has been sidelined for six weeks, owing to his wrist fracture.