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16 Mar 2018PV Sindhu
All England Open: Sindhu fends off Okuhara, enters semis
PV Sindhu moved into the semi-finals of the 2018 All England Open being held in Birmingham.
16 Mar 2018International Cricket Council (ICC)
Do bowlers need helmets? This Kiwi cricketer thinks so!
This New Zealand cricketer, Warren Barnes wears a mask while bowling in a match. Sounds odd?
IPL: Did you know these Pakistan's stars played in IPL?
While there is no official ban on the Pakistan cricketers from taking part in the IPL, the Indian domestic T20 league snubbed them after the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.
The tussle between CoA vs BCCI office-bearers
The long battle between the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) and the BCCI office bearers has gotten murkier as the Vinod Rai-led panel decided to curb powers of the three BCCI office bearers.
Change the venue of Punjab's home games: PCA to BCCI
The Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) has requested the BCCI to reschedule two of its home games in upcoming 2018 Indian Premier League.
16 Mar 2018Atletico Madrid
Europa League round-up: Arsenal, Atletico in quarter-finals
Arsenal rode through a brace by Danny Welbeck to beat Italian side AC Milan 3-1 at the Emirates.
16 Mar 2018Tennis
Indian Wells: Federer in semis after another stellar show
Roger Federer equalled his best start to a season after decimating Chung Hyeon 7-5, 6-1 in straight sets at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.
IPL 2018: Sunil Narine's bowling action reported; could miss IPL
Sunil Narine faced a huge blow after his bowling action was reported during the ongoing Pakistan Super League.
16 Mar 2018Badminton
Badminton: Prannoy progresses, Srikanth knocked out
Men's world number 16 HS Prannoy reached the quarter-finals of the 2018 All England Open.
Squad analysis IPL 2018: Rajasthan Royals
Royals did two things 1) they bought the costliest players, 2) they raided the players of Rising Pune Supergiant.
08 Mar 2018India
Hockey: India would face Pakistan in Champions Trophy's curtain raiser
The Champions Trophy hockey tournament would kick off with a bang, as arch-rivals India and Pakistan are scheduled to lock horns in the tournament opener in Breda, Netherlands on June 23.
15 Mar 2018North Korea
FIFA rankings: Indian football team is at 99th spot
The Indian national football team is back in the top 100 of the FIFA world rankings and is now placed at 99th spot.
15 Mar 2018Mithali Raj
Australian women beat India to seal 3-match ODI series
Australia continued to pile more misery on the Indian women's cricket team after they defeated India in the 2nd ODI by 60 runs.
15 Mar 2018Badminton
All England Open: Sindhu wins in 3-games, progresses to quarters
PV Sindhu moved to the quarter-finals of the All England Open being held in Birmingham.
IPL 2018: Can Ben Stokes justify his price tag?
During 2018 Indian Premier League auction, Rajasthan Royals broke the bank for the acquisition of Ben Stokes.
15 Mar 2018Sachin Tendulkar
#ThisDayThatYear: First official Test match was played 141 years ago
141 years ago, the first ever Test match was played on March 15 in 1877 between Australia and England at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
A look at defining moments of Ashwin's IPL career
Ravichandran Ashwin might have been exiled from Team India's limited overs squad, but there is no doubt that he is one of the best spinners of this generation.
IPL 2018: 5 IPL stars you might have forgotten
IPL has been a platform for cricketers to showcase their talent and rise to prominence.
15 Mar 2018Stephen Hawking
Neymar's wheelchair tribute to Hawking receives backlash
World's costliest football player Neymar received flak on social media outlet Twitter for posting a photo of himself on a wheelchair and quoting the recently deceased Stephen Hawking.
15 Mar 2018Tennis
Indian Wells: Federer, Halep progress in BNP Paribas Open
Men's world number 1 tennis ace Roger Federer reached the quarter-finals of the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells.
15 Mar 2018Bangladesh
Fortunate to have skills of taking wickets in powerplay: Sundar
Indian cricketer Washington Sundar said he is fortunate to have the skill set to bowl during the game's powerplay.
15 Mar 2018Birmingham
All England Open: HS Prannoy stuns world number 8
25-year-old men's shuttler HS Prannoy progressed to the second round of the All England Open being held in Birmingham.
15 Mar 2018UEFA Champions League
Champions League: Barcelona oust Chelsea in Round of 16
Barcelona legend Lionel Messi steered Barcelona to the quarter-finals of the Champions League after overcoming Premier League champions Chelsea.
15 Mar 2018Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
IPL 2018: A look at Chris Gayle's glorious IPL career
Chris Gayle is arguably the King of T20 cricket. After all, he is the all-time leading run scorer in the shortest format of the game.
Nidahas Trophy: India beat Bangladesh, book a spot in final
Rohit Sharma led India have secured themselves a place in the final of the Nidahas Trophy after beating Bangladesh by 17 runs in 5th T20I.
14 Mar 2018Saina Nehwal
All England Open: Nehwal knocked out, Sindhu and Srikanth progresses
World number 11 Saina Nehwal bowed out of the All England Open.
Deepa Malik books her berth in 2018 Asian Para Games
India's para-athlete Deepa Malik qualified for the 2018 Asian Para Games by securing a top spot in discus Asia Ranking 53 category and a second place in Asian Games combined category event 51/52/53.
IPL 2018: How has AB de Villiers performed in IPL?
One of the finest fielders, a part-time wicket-keeper and the most brutal batsmen in the shortest format of the game, there is hardly anything that AB de Villiers cannot do on the cricket field.
Squad analysis IPL 2018: Sunrisers Hyderabad
Heavyweights Sunrisers Hyderabad have assembled a star-studded unit and look really strong on paper.
14 Mar 2018BCCI
BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit to probe Mohammed Shami
Mohammed Shami, who is facing charges of domestic abuse, is in more trouble as he will now be probed by the BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU).
Commonwealth Games: Rani Rampal named women's hockey team captain
Young striker Rani Rampal has been named the captain of the Indian women's hockey team and will lead the 18-member squad at the upcoming 2018 Commonwealth Games in April.
14 Mar 2018Saina Nehwal
2018 All England Open: Tournament Preview
The 2018 All England Open is all set to begin on Wednesday in Birmingham.
IPL 2018: Mitchell Santner ruled out of cash rich league
New Zealand left-arm spinner Mitchell Santner has been ruled out of the game for up to nine months due a knee surgery.
India vs Bangladesh 5th T20I: Probable Playing XI
India will be hoping to notch another victory in the ongoing 2018 Nidahas Trophy T20I tri-series when they face Bangladesh in 5th at the R Premadasa stadium in Colombo.
Workload has started to take its toll: Virat Kohli
There is no doubt that Virat Kohli is key to India's success across all three formats.
14 Mar 2018Serena Williams
Indian Wells: World number 1 Simona Halep in last eight
Women's world number 1 Simona Halep safely progressed into the quarter-finals with a convincing 7-5, 6-1 victory against Wang Qiang.
14 Mar 2018UEFA Champions League
Manchester United knocked out of Champions League
Jose Mourinho's Manchester United suffered a shock exit from the Champions League, following their round of 16 loss to Sevilla at Old Trafford.
14 Mar 2018Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
IPL 2018: Analysis of best performers for Kolkata Knight Riders
Kolkata Knight Riders have delivered consistently over the last seven years after falling flat in the first three editions.
13 Mar 2018India
IPL 2018: How good has Dhoni been in the IPL?
MS Dhoni changed the face of Indian cricket ever since he became a member of the India's Playing XI.
13 Mar 2018Ravindra Jadeja
ICC Rankings: Rabada is the top ranked Test bowler
Kagiso Rabada might be fretting over the two-match suspension handed to him by the ICC, but he also has a reason to celebrate. He has regained the top spot in the ICC rankings.