Boxing Day

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Premier League, Manchester City thrash West Brom 5-0: Records broken

27 Jan 2021

Premier League, Manchester City thrash West Brom 5-0: Records broken

A terrific first-half brace by İlkay Gündoğan powered Manchester City to a 5-0 victory over West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns on Tuesday night.

#BoxingDayTest, India script history with an emphatic victory: Records broken

29 Dec 2020

#BoxingDayTest, India script history with an emphatic victory: Records broken

India have claimed an emphatic victory over Australia in the Boxing Day Test.

Premier League, Arsenal beat Chelsea: List of records broken

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.

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

26 Dec 2020

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.

Here's the significance of the Boxing Day Test

25 Dec 2020

Here's the significance of the Boxing Day Test

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

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

24 Dec 2020

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.

Australia set to field unchanged XI for Boxing Day Test

24 Dec 2020

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.

NZ tour: Pakistan name squad, Babar Azam appointed Test captain

11 Nov 2020

NZ tour: Pakistan name squad, Babar Azam appointed Test captain

Pakistan have announced a 35-member squad for the upcoming tour of New Zealand in December.

New Zealand set to enjoy a long season at home

29 Sep 2020

New Zealand set to enjoy a long season at home

Good players can always play together: Solskjaer on Pogba-Fernandes prospect

08 May 2020

Good players can always play together: Solskjaer on Pogba-Fernandes prospect

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is relishing the prospect of seeing Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes playing together at the club.

Paul Pogba determined to return stronger after injury nightmare

12 Apr 2020

Paul Pogba determined to return stronger after injury nightmare

Manchester United mid-fielder Paul Pogba is determined to return stronger after an injury nightmare which saw him miss most of the 2019-20 season.

EFL Cup: Despite loss against United, Manchester City reach finals

30 Jan 2020

EFL Cup: Despite loss against United, Manchester City reach finals

Despite losing 0-1 to Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium, defending champions Manchester City progressed to the finals of the 2019-20 Carabao Cup.

Premier League 2019-20: All the important stats from gameweek 20

29 Dec 2019

Premier League 2019-20: All the important stats from gameweek 20

After a frantic Boxing Day in the Premier League 2019-20 season, Saturday witnessed seven games played in gameweek 20.

Premier League, gameweek 20: Here are all the key details

28 Dec 2019

Premier League, gameweek 20: Here are all the key details

After a frantic Boxing Day in the Premier League 2019-20 season, the festive period sees more action on offer.

Premier League 2019-20: All the important stats from Boxing Day

27 Dec 2019

Premier League 2019-20: All the important stats from Boxing Day

The Boxing Day of the Premier League 2019-20 season saw nine games being played on Thursday.

SA vs ENG: Anderson joins an exclusive list of bowlers

26 Dec 2019

SA vs ENG: Anderson joins an exclusive list of bowlers

Veteran England pacer James Anderson showed why he is still a top bet at 37 years of age.

Premier League: Key details about Boxing Day fixtures

26 Dec 2019

Premier League: Key details about Boxing Day fixtures

Nine Premier League matches are set to be held on Thursday.

Carlo Ancelotti appointed Everton manager: Details here

21 Dec 2019

Carlo Ancelotti appointed Everton manager: Details here

Premier League club Everton have appointed Carlo Ancelotti as their manager on a four-and-a-half-year contract.

Jacques Kallis joins Proteas coaching set-up: Details here

18 Dec 2019

Jacques Kallis joins Proteas coaching set-up: Details here

South African cricket legend Jacques Kallis has been appointed as the batting consultant of the national team.

Ben Stokes cleared to bowl in South Africa: Details here

11 Dec 2019

Ben Stokes cleared to bowl in South Africa: Details here

England have received a massive boost after all-rounder Ben Stokes was medically cleared to bowl during the upcoming Test series in South Africa, starting December 26 (Boxing Day).

Altercation intensifies between South African cricketers and CSA: Details here

10 Dec 2019

Altercation intensifies between South African cricketers and CSA: Details here

The ongoing scuffle between the South African cricketers and the governing body, Cricket South Africa (CSA), has intensified, as the players are not willing to cut a deal with the board.

Is South Africa's home series against England in jeopardy?

05 Dec 2019

Is South Africa's home series against England in jeopardy?

South Africa are all set to host England in a four-Test series, starting December 26 (Boxing Day).

Five best places for Christmas and Boxing day shopping

12 Nov 2019

Five best places for Christmas and Boxing day shopping

It's never too early to plan your Christmas outing.

Unai Emery tips Liverpool to match Arsenal's 2003-04 'Invincibles' record

28 Dec 2018

Unai Emery tips Liverpool to match Arsenal's 2003-04 'Invincibles' record

Ahead of their match tomorrow, Arsenal manager Unai Emery has showered praises on Liverpool, saying that they possess the potential to match the record of Arsene Wenger's Invincibles, who won the 2003-04 Premier League without suffering a single defeat.

English Premier League: Boxing Day matches preview and predictions

26 Dec 2018

English Premier League: Boxing Day matches preview and predictions

For football fans, the season does not get better than Boxing Day, as today all twenty Premier League teams will be taking on each other.

Statistical analysis of 2017-18 Premier League season

17 Apr 2018

Statistical analysis of 2017-18 Premier League season

The 2017-18 season of English Premier League is nearing its with just five game-week matches left to be played.

Mourinho says Manchester United should invest more

27 Dec 2017

Mourinho says Manchester United should invest more

Another lacklustre performance from Manchester United saw them drop points at home on Boxing Day.

Top 5 Boxing Day Test Matches

26 Dec 2017

Top 5 Boxing Day Test Matches

Boxing Day test match is one of the most anticipated traditions in cricket and the Melbourne Cricket ground has been its iconic venue.

Why is Boxing Day significant in sports?

24 Dec 2017

Why is Boxing Day significant in sports?

We all remember 'Boxing Day' as the day when sporting action takes place all over the globe.

Dale Steyn, AB De Villiers back in SA Test squad

19 Dec 2017

Dale Steyn, AB De Villiers back in SA Test squad

Ahead of the crucial series against India, South Africa's star players AB De Villiers and Dale Steyn have been named in the squad for 4-day Test against Zimbabwe on Boxing Day.

BCCI unhappy with Cricket South Africa's modus operandi

22 Aug 2017

BCCI unhappy with Cricket South Africa's modus operandi

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has expressed its disappointment over the manner Cricket South Africa is handling the itinerary of the upcoming series between India and South Africa.

Traditions in cricket we have put behind

03 Jul 2017

Traditions in cricket we have put behind

Over the years, cricket has adopted many traditions which have become the talking point in the world, like the colorful dress worn by the Marylebone Cricket Club members, tea break in test matches and many more.

Premier League: Gunners return to winning ways on Boxing Day

27 Dec 2016

Premier League: Gunners return to winning ways on Boxing Day

Olivier Giroud's 86th minute goal against West Bromwich Albion earned Arsenal a win after two back to back losses in the Premier League.

Sam Allardyce confirmed as Crystal Palace manager

24 Dec 2016

Sam Allardyce confirmed as Crystal Palace manager

Former England manager Sam Allardyce has returned to football after about 67 days - as the manager of Crystal Palace F.C.

Sam Allardyce to replace Alan Pardew at Crystal Palace FC?

23 Dec 2016

Sam Allardyce to replace Alan Pardew at Crystal Palace FC?

Former England manager Sam Allardyce is in talks with Crystal Palace FC as the new manager after Alan Pardew was sacked yesterday.

Sam Allardyce sacked as England manager

29 Sep 2016

Sam Allardyce sacked as England manager

With just 67 days into his 'dream job', Sam Allardyce was sacked by the Football Association (FA) after an undercover operation by a newspaper.