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24 Jun 2018

India

Gold for Mandeep, 4 others take silver at Mongolian boxing-tourney

Mandeep Jangra (69kg) was the lone Indian boxer to claim a gold medal among the five finalists but the country's contingent gave a fine account of itself in the summit clashes of the Ulaanbaatar Cup in Mongolia today.

24 Jun 2018

Atletico Madrid

Football Transfers: Big clubs target French duo Kante and Mbappe

Kylian Mbappe is the hottest property in world football right now while N'Golo Kante is being pursued by the elite clubs across Europe.

24 Jun 2018

Serena Williams

Tennis: US Open to change seeding process, will consider pregnancy

The fourth Grand Slam of the year, US Open will start considering pregnancy when it decides the seeding of players.

24 Jun 2018

Viswanathan Anand

Know everything about India's youngest Grandmaster

R Praggnanandhaa became the world's second youngest Grandmaster as he achieved this feat at 12 years, 10 months and 13 days.

24 Jun 2018

England Cricket Team

England vs Australia 5th ODI: Match Preview

England will aim to inflict the first 5-0 series whitewash over Australia, across any format, when these two sides face each other in the fifth and final ODI match at Old Trafford in Manchester.

24 Jun 2018

Real Madrid

Five youngest players at the 2018 FIFA World Cup

The 2018 edition of FIFA World Cup is living up to its expectations.

24 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup 2018: Lukaku is now joint top scorer

Belgium thrashed Tunisia 5-2 in their Group G encounter to qualify for the round of 16 of the FIFA World Cup 2018.

23 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup: England vs Panama preview

England will take on Panama in their second game of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

23 Jun 2018

Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli 100% ready to face Ireland and England

India cricket team captain Virat Kohli has said that he is 100% ready to face Ireland and England.

23 Jun 2018

England Cricket Team

Farbrace takes over as England coach for Australia, India T20Is

Assistant coach Paul Farbrace will take over as England's head coach for the upcoming T20 games against Australia and India.

23 Jun 2018

Pakistan Cricket Team

Pakistan name T20I and ODI squads for Zimbabwe tour

Pakistan Cricket Board has announced the teams for the nation's upcoming tour of Zimbabwe, starting next month.

23 Jun 2018

Real Madrid

Football Transfers: Liverpool want Real Madrid's rising star

Liverpool are looking to break the bank for Spain's rising superstar while Manchester City are making great strides in the transfer market.

23 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup: Brazil and the art of breaking records

Brazil are widely considered as the best team in the world when it comes to football's premier tournament.

Lanka skipper Chandimal loses ball-tampering appeal, will miss 3rd Test

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal is set to miss the Day/Night Test against West Indies, which is scheduled to start on Saturday.

23 Jun 2018

Football

World Cup: Things which Argentina and Messi are doing wrong

Argentina came into the World Cup 2018 after having scraped past the Qualifiers on the final day as Lionel Messi downed Ecuador.

23 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup: Instances when title-holders didn't qualify for knock-outs

The FIFA World Cup 2018 continues to enthral fans with minnows upsetting the giants.

23 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup: Germany vs Sweden preview

2014 World Cup champions Germany got off to a poor start as they lost their opener 0-1 to Mexico.

22 Jun 2018

India

TNPL 2018: Anil Kumble's Spektacom technology to make its debut

Technology in cricket is making leaps and bounds and another innovation is on its way.

22 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

Scenarios in which Brazil would qualify for the knock-out stage

Brazil left it until the dying moments to scrape past Costa Rica and seal a 2-0 victory.

22 Jun 2018

Football

Football transfers: Movers and shakers of the market

The 2018 summer transfer window is gaining shape day by day, as players continue to make the moves.

22 Jun 2018

Virat Kohli

Using two new balls is a recipe of disaster: Tendulkar

Former Indian legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar has criticized the ICC for using two new balls in ODIs.

20 Jun 2018

England Cricket Team

#CricketInNumbers: Unique records held by England cricket team

England cricket team has been in a different dimension this year. They have been breaking records at will.

22 Jun 2018

Real Madrid

Records broken by Cristiano Ronaldo in the World Cup

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo has been on fire in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Lankan skipper, coach admit to going against spirit of game

Sri Lankan team skipper Dinesh Chandimal, coach Chandika Hathurusinghe and first team manager Asanka Gurusinha have accepted charges by the ICC for breaching the spirit of the game.

22 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

World Cup: How can Argentina qualify for the next round?

Argentina's 0-3 loss against Croatia, in FIFA World Cup 2018, makes them face a possibility of being knocked out from the group stage itself.

22 Jun 2018

England Cricket Team

England beat Australia yet again: Here are records broken!

England continued their dominance over Australia as they surged ahead with a victory in the 4th ODI at Durham.

Ball tampering: Chandimal appeals against suspension by ICC

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal has appealed against the ICC's decision, which held him guilty of ball-tampering.

22 Jun 2018

Russia News

Female reporter groped, kissed on air during World Cup coverage

A Colombian female reporter was kissed and groped on air by a football fan live on air at the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia.

Know all about the Caribbean Premier League T20

The highly anticipated Caribbean Premier League is all set to kick off from August 8.

21 Jun 2018

Chelsea FC

Football Transfers: Manchester City, Chelsea and United making waves

Chelsea are looking for a replacement for Cesc Fabregas but are going to lose out on Loftus-Cheek.

21 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup: Argentina vs Croatia Preview

Lionel Messi's Argentina will take on Croatia in a crucial World Cup Group D encounter.

What are ICC rules regarding doping in cricket?

Pakistan cricketer Ahmed Shehzad has been, reportedly, tested positive for use of a prohibited substance.

21 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup: France vs Peru preview

France are inches away from booking a spot in the round of 16 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

21 Jun 2018

Pakistan Cricket Team

Pakistan cricketer Shehzad tests positive for doping, might get suspended

Pakistan opening batsman Ahmed Shehzad has failed a dope test and could face suspension from the game for a period of three months.

21 Jun 2018

England Cricket Team

England vs Australia: 4th ODI Pre-match report and TV listing

England will be aiming to go 4-0 up when they face struggling Australia in the 4th ODI at Durham on Thursday.

21 Jun 2018

Russia News

FIFA World Cup: Life-size cut-out of Mexican fan goes viral

FIFA World Cups give us a lot of fascinating stories off the field and crazy fans make the tournament even more exciting. 2018 edition is no different.

20 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup 2018: Three shocking upsets in tournament's history

As the FIFA World Cup 2018 continues to enthrall fans with lower-ranked teams keeping up the pace with the giants, it's indeed been a telling story.

20 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup: Japan fans clean the stadium after match

Japanese fans saw their team clinch a famous victory over South American giants Colombia in their Group H opener.

ICC announces its new FTP including Test Championship

The ICC has announced its Future Tours Programme (FTP) which includes the World Test Championship and a 13-team ODI League.

20 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

Rurik Gislason's claim-to-fame in the World Cup: Good looks

After a brief cameo in Iceland's match against Argentina in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, previously unheard of Icelandic midfielder Rurik Gislason went from 30,000 Instagram followers to 643,000 followers in a matter of 2-3 days.