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19 Jul 2016

Sports

I will be the God of Manchester : Zlatan

Zlatan signed a one year contract with Manchester United on 1 July 2016.

18 Jul 2016

Sports

Mohammad Amir impresses at Lord's

Mohammad Amir returned to Lord's after six years after serving a five year ban and jail for his involvement in spot fixing scandal in 2010.

18 Jul 2016

Sports

SC Bench delivers orders on Lodha Panel recommendations

The two-judge bench of SC, made of Chief Justice Thakur and Justice Kalifulla ordered the BCCI to adopt the one-state-one-vote policy.

17 Jul 2016

Sports

Vijender Singh beats Kerry Hope to lift the title

Indian boxer Vijender Singh beat the World Boxing Council (WBC) European Champion, Kerry Hope, to clinch the World Boxing Organisation's (WBO) Asia-Pacific Super Middleweight title.

16 Jul 2016

Sports

Premier Futsal tournament kicks off

The inaugural Premier Futsal league kicked off on Friday at the Jawaharlal Nehru indoor Stadium in Chennai.

16 Jul 2016

Sports

Sarwan awarded $161,000 in damages

Ramnaresh Sarwan has been awarded $161,000 as damages in a case he filed against West Indies Cricket Board.

16 Jul 2016

Sports

Milos Raonic and Simona Halep pull out of Rio Olympics

Furthering the blow to the Rio Olympics to be held in August, Wimbledon finalist Milos Raonic and women's world number five Simona Halep of Romania have pulled out because of overarching Zika fears.

15 Jul 2016

Sports

Spartan dupes MS Dhoni of Rs.20 crore

Spartan Sports, whose bats MS Dhoni has been endorsing for almost three years now has duped him of Rs.20 crore.

15 Jul 2016

Sports

Tour de France goes on, after Nice attack

The Stage 13 of Tour de France continued as planned amid increased security, after the attacks in Nice which killed 84 people.

14 Jul 2016

Sports

Team for Olympics announced; Ritu Rani dropped

24 year old Sushila Chanu was chosen to lead the Indian women's hockey team for the upcoming Rio Olympics.

14 Jul 2016

Sports

Renuka Yadav now part of hockey squad for Rio Olympics

Hockey India announced the names of India's women's 16-member squad for the Rio Olympics making Renuka Yadav, Chhattisgarh's first woman olympian.

13 Jul 2016

Sports

Pacquiao to return to the ring

Top promoter Bob Arum has stated that Manny Pacquiao would come of retirement.

12 Jul 2016

Sports

Sardar Singh will not captain India in Rio Olympics

In a major decision, Hockey India removed Sardar Singh from captaincy and named goalkeeper P.R.Sreejesh as the skipper of the team representing India at Rio Olympics.

11 Jul 2016

Sports

Andy Murray crushes Raonic's grand slam dream

Milos Raonic lost to Britain's Andy Murray in the finals of the 2016 Wimbledon tennis championships.

11 Jul 2016

Sports

Victory for Portugal

Portugal secured their first European Championship title on the night of 10th July, 2016 with a 1-0 victory over France.

10 Jul 2016

Sports

Murray wins his second Wimbledon title

Andy Murray won the Wimbledon 2016 title by defeating sixth seeded Milos Raonic in straight sets.

10 Jul 2016

Sports

Manchester City signs first e-sports player

Manchester City has signed their first e-sports player to represent the club at e-sports tournaments.

09 Jul 2016

Sports

Serena's seventh Wimbledon title

Serena Williams beat Greman Angelique Kerber to lift her seventh Wimbledon title.

08 Jul 2016

Sports

Federer crashes out from Wimbledon in Semis

For the first time in his career, Federer crashed out from Wimbledon in semi-final against Milos Raonic.

08 Jul 2016

Sports

Portugal to face France for the title

Portugal will face in the Finals of Euro 2016 at the Stade de France on Sunday.

07 Jul 2016

Sports

Portugal ends Welsh adventure, awaits Ger v France winner

Wales' dream run at the Euro came to an end, as Portugal beat them 2-0 to enter the final.

07 Jul 2016

Sports

Federer, Murray rally into the Semis

Roger Federer put on an inspired performance when he came back from 2 sets down, saved three match points in the 4th set, to beat Cilic in the 5th set.

06 Jul 2016

Football

AC Milan now a China owned club

Former Italian Prime Minister and owner of AC MIlan, Silvio Berlusconi told the media that he has sold the club to Chinese investors.

06 Jul 2016

Sports

A potential all-Williams final?

With both Venus and Serena through to the semis of Women's singles, the prospect of an all-Williams final is expectedly on cards.

06 Jul 2016

Football

Messi given a 21-month sentence in prison

Argentina and Barcelona star footballer Lionel Messi and his father Jorge were sentenced to 21 months in prison by a Spanish court, on three counts of tax fraud.

06 Jul 2016

Sports

It's a Bale vs Ronaldo clash

The first Euro 2016 semi-final pits Real Madrid teammates and two of the best players in the world - Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo and Wales' Gareth Bale, against each other.

05 Jul 2016

Sports

Brexit could change the landscape of British sports

While the full consequences of Britain leaving the EU (Brexit) will take years to sort out, sporting teams in the UK are readying themselves for a potentially rocky transition.

04 Jul 2016

Sports

ICC approves change in LBW rule

At its annual conference, ICC approved changes to LBW umpire's call in DRS conditions.

04 Jul 2016

Sports

Mohammad Shahid hospitalised; recovering

Mohammad Shahid was flown in to Delhi from Varanasi after his condition worsened due to liver and kidney problems.

04 Jul 2016

Sports

The Semi Final Schedule

Underdogs Iceland were handed a defeat by the hosts France last night. France won 5-2, ending the fairytale run of the Iceland team.

03 Jul 2016

Sports

Sam Querry stuns Novak Djokovic

Defending champion Novak Djokovic crashed out of Wimbledon after a shocking defeat by Sam Querrey. Querrey won 7-6(8-6), 6-1, 3-6, 7-6(7-5)

02 Jul 2016

Sports

Bolt hopeful for Rio despite hamstring scare

Six-time Olympic Gold medallist Usain Bolt withdrew from his Jamaica's Olympic trials due to hamstring injury.

02 Jul 2016

Sports

Ravi Shastri resigns from ICC post

Former India captain and Team Director Ravi Shastri has resigned from his post as media representative in ICC's prestigious Cricket Committee which is headed by Anil Kumble.

02 Jul 2016

Sports

Djokovic unsure about Rio Olympics

World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic is uncertain of playing in the upcoming Olympics to be held in Rio de Jeneiro amid fears of Zika virus.

30 Jun 2016

Sports

Hurt and saddened by Shastri's comments: Ganguly

Ganguly remarked that Ravi Shastri was "living in a fool's world" if he thought he lost the chance to be Indian Cricket team's coach because of him.

29 Jun 2016

Sports

PM Modi to meet India's Rio Olympics contingent

In an attempt to boost the confidence of the athletes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has decided to meet India's Rio Olympics contingent.

28 Jun 2016

Sports

BCCI announces schedule for New Zealand's tour

The BCCI announced the schedule for the upcoming New Zealand series in a rather unusual way.

28 Jun 2016

Sports

Iceland defeat England in a historic upset

England were dealt a humiliating blow by the incredible Iceland team which beat them 2-1, to advance to quarterfinal.

27 Jun 2016

Sports

Defending champions Chile beat Argentina on penalties

Argentina's championship drought continued as Chile, for the second consecutive year, captured the Copa America title.

27 Jun 2016

Sports

Messi retires from international football

After losing the COPA America Centanario final against Chile, Messi announced that he will take retirement from international football.