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31 Mar 2018


IPL11: BCCI to monitor the workload of top Indian players

The BCCI has announced that the workload of India's top 50 players will be monitored during the IPL 2018 season.

31 Mar 2018

French Open

Legendary Agassi ends his association with Novak Djokovic

Legendary tennis ace Andre Agassi has parted ways with 12-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic.

31 Mar 2018


Broadcasters request BCCI to reduce fee of non-India matches

With the e-auction of the cricket television rights just days away, Star TV network and Sony have raised objections.

31 Mar 2018

Russia News

World Cup: Can Russia get its act together in time?

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is less than 3 months away but the football stadiums of Russia are not ready yet for hosting the premier football tournament.

Women's cricket: Aussie women seal the T20I series in style

Favourites Australia rose to prominence after seeing off English challenge in the final of the T20I tri-series trophy.

31 Mar 2018

Hashim Amla

Happy birthday Hashim Amla: Here're lesser known facts about him

Hashim Amla was born today, 35 years ago, in an orthodox South African Muslim family.

IPL 2018: England's Alex Hales recruited as David Warner's replacement

England whirlwind limited overs batsman Alex Hales has been named as David Warner's replacement by Sunrisers Hyderabad.

31 Mar 2018

England Cricket Team

Eng vs NZ 2nd-Test: England take slight advantage over Kiwis

The Day 2 of the second Test between New Zealand and England belonged to the English bowlers as they orchestrated the Kiwi collapse.

31 Mar 2018


Miami Open: Isner, Zverev to fight for men's crown

Alexander Zverev joined John Isner in the final of the men's 2018 Miami Open.

31 Mar 2018

FIFA World Cup

Football: Neymar to return in 2 to 3 weeks?

Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed that the world's most expensive footballer Neymar Jr. is close to returning to football.

IPL 11: Possible replacements for injured Mitchell Starc

Mitchell Starc's injury comes at the worst possible time for Kolkata Knight Riders.

Ball-tampering incident: David Warner issues a tearful apology

Shattered by his actions, Australian vice-captain David Warner issued an apology for his role in the ball-tampering saga on Saturday.

SA vs AUS: Markram scores a ton but Aussies fightback

Aiden Markram's emphatic knock of 152 runs was the highlight of the day as South Africa reached 313/6 at stumps.

30 Mar 2018

Liverpool FC

Crystal Palace vs Liverpool: Salah could equal RVP, CR7's record

Liverpool's Egyptian king Mohamed Salah is in sight of equalling the record of scoring in 21 Premier League games in a 38-match season.

Darren Lehmann and controversies go hand in hand

Australian coach Darren Lehmann will step down as the coach of the Baggy Greens after the fourth and final Test against South Africa at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg.

30 Mar 2018

England Cricket Team

NZvsENG 2nd Test Day 1: Bairstow saves England's blushes

Wicket-keeper Jonny Bairstow's unbeaten 97 helped England steady the ship against New Zealand on a frantic Day 1 of the second Test.

30 Mar 2018

David Warner

Varun Dhawan comes out in support of skipper Steve Smith

Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan has lent support to Australian skipper Steve Smith over the ball-tampering controversy and hopes that fans will "forgive" him for his actions.

Mitchell Starc ruled out of IPL 2018

Australian pacer Mitchell Starc has been ruled out of both the fourth Test against South Africa and the 2018 Indian Premier League.

30 Mar 2018

Mohammad Amir

5 incidents that rocked the cricket fraternity over the years

Over the years, the world of cricket has witnessed several dark phases that rocked the fraternity and fans all over the world.

30 Mar 2018

Virat Kohli

Audi lover Virat Kohli gets himself a Bentley Continental GT

That Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli is an avid lover of German car manufacturer Audi is known to all his die-hard fans.

30 Mar 2018

Chelsea FC

Who could be Bayern Munich's next manager?

The managerial position at Bayern Munich is the hottest talking point, given that Jupp Heynckes is set to leave at the end of the season.

30 Mar 2018


Miami Open: Stephens, Ostapenko to face each other in final

2017 US Open Champion Sloane Stephens has been joined by Jelena Ostapenko in the final of the 2018 women's singles Miami Open.

Were Warner and Smith involved in ball-tampering in 2016?

A shocking report in the Sydney Morning Herald claims that a match referee had warned about Australian duo Steve Smith and David Warner being involved in ball-tampering in domestic cricket during the Sheffield Shield in 2016.

Heinrich Klaasen likely to replace Steve Smith at Rajasthan Royals

Steven Smith's 12-month ban have come as a huge blow for IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals.

30 Mar 2018


Sushil Kumar's name missing from entry list on CWG website

The 2018 Commonwealth Games are just 5 days away and ace Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar's name has gone missing from the official entry list on the Gold Coast 2018 website.

IPL 2018: RCB's home-fixture against Delhi rescheduled due to elections

Royal Challengers Bangalore's home fixture against Delhi Daredevils has been rescheduled due to Karnataka state assembly elections.

29 Mar 2018

England Cricket Team

New Zealand vs England- 2nd Test Preview

Visiting England will look to avoid a series defeat against an in-form New Zealand, when they face each other in Christchurch.

Darren Lehmann to step down as coach after 4th Test

In the latest development pertaining to the ball-tampering controversy, Darren Lehmann is set to step down as the coach of the Australian team at the end of the current Test series against South Africa.

29 Mar 2018


Women's cricket: Consolation victory for India women in tri-series

India women's team grabbed a consolation victory in the ongoing T20I tri-nation series in Mumbai.

Smith breaks down while addressing media, celebs find it devastating

Former captain of Australian cricket team Steve Smith broke down while addressing a press conference at Sydney airport after the scandalous ball tampering incident.

ICC could set stricter punishments for sledging

The International Cricket Council (ICC) will hold a special meeting to take a wide-ranging view into player behaviour.

Who are the top wicket-keeper batsmen in IPL history?

Wicket-keeper batsmen are specialized commodities who hold high value in the shortest format of cricket.

Steve Smith breaks down during press-conference, apologizes for his actions

Steve Smith apologized to the entire nation in a press conference after landing in Sydney on Thursday.

Ball-tampering scandal: How will the ban impact Rajasthan and Hyderabad?

Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad have been hit hard as they have lost their top players in Steve Smith and David Warner respectively.

Post Warner ban, Sunrisers Hyderabad appoint Williamson their new captain

NZ skipper Kane Williamson has been appointed as the new captain of the Sunrisers Hyderabad for the IPL 2018 season.

Warner apologizes, says he put stain on game he loves

Banned Australian opener David Warner today apologized for his role in the ball-tampering scandal, saying he put a "stain on the game he loved as a boy".

29 Mar 2018


Miami Open: Isner, Potro book semis spot in men's singles

Big-serving American John Isner moved into the semi-finals of the 2018 Miami Open after overcoming South Korea's Hyeon Chung 6-1, 6-4 in straight sets.

Who can replace Smith and Warner in IPL 2018?

The ban of Steve Smith and David Warner from IPL 2018 means Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad will have to find their replacements soon.

28 Mar 2018

Real Madrid

Isco lashes out at Zidane over lack of game-time

Spain's hat-trick hero Isco was the chief architect of their 6-1 victory over Argentina on Tuesday.

BCCI unhappy with Manohar, doesn't want him as ICC Chairman

The members of the BCCI are planning to oppose Shashank Manohar's re-election as the ICC Chairman.