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Friday, January 19, 2018
 

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Preparation inadequate, Shastri admits to Bacher

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Ravi Shastri, Team India's head coach, has accepted that his players' preparation had been far from adequate for the three-Test series in South Africa....   | Read..
 

Top ICC awards for Virat

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Virat Kohli won the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year, a result of his phenomenal run across formats....   | Read..
 

Ice queen Maria & King's legacy

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Maria Sharapova says she has been inspired by Billie Jean King's story to change her ice queen act and be a positive influence for younger players....   | Read..
 

World No. 88 stuns Muguruza

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza refused to blame her heat-blistered feet as she became the biggest casualty of the Australian Open so far on Thursday....   | Read..
 

De Villiers praise for India pacers

First published on 19-Jan-2018
AB de Villiers found a positive for India in what has been a thoroughly disappointing Test campaign here so far for Virat Kohli and Co....   | Read..
 

Risky playing in this heat: Monfils

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Gael Monfils said playing Novak Djokovic in temperatures of 40 degrees Celsius on Thursday was a 'risk' to health and that the 25-second rule between points should have been relaxed....   | Read..
 

Abhishek in squad

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Abhishek Raman has come in place of Abhimanyu Easwaran, while Pradipta Pramanik replaced Anurag Tiwari in the 16-member Bengal squad for the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Super League-cum-knockout tournament....   | Read..
 

Captain's knock by Harry Brook

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Captain Harry Brook scored a fine unbeaten century as England defeated Bangladesh by seven wickets on Thursday to put themselves in line to top Group C in the ICC U-19 World Cup....   | Read..
 

Virat joins 900-club

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Virat Kohli becomes only the second India batsman after Sunil Gavaskar to reach the 900-point mark in the latest ICC player rankings for Test batsmen, which were released following the conclusion o......   | Read..
 

Anand stays in joint lead

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand was held to a draw by Wei Yi of China in the fifth round of Tata Steel Masters Chess tournament here....   | Read..
 

NUFC eyeing full points

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Hosts Northeast United FC (NUFC) will have to get their act together, when they start the second half of their Indian Super League IV campaign against table toppers Chennaiyin FC, at the Indira Gan......   | Read..
 

Mehuli Ghosh set to top list

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Bengal girl Mehuli Ghosh has emerged as the country's top shooter in the 10-metre air rifle for women after the trials completed in the capital....   | Read..
 

Ansari gets four-match suspension

First published on 19-Jan-2018
In an embarrassment for the All India Football Federation (AIFF), one of its own coaches has been suspended from the ongoing I-League for four matches for gross misconduct and misbehaviour with the......   | Read..
 

Lajong FC remain confident

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Back to winning ways, Churchill Brothers will be looking for their first win at home when they take on Lajong in the Hero I-league match at Tilak Stadium here on Friday....   | Read..
 

In-form Chetri stars for BFC

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Sunil Chetri once again showed his goal-scoring prowess with a brace as Bengaluru FC (BFC) drubbed Mumbai City FC 3-1 in Thursday's ISL IV encounter in Mumbai....   | Read..
 

We cannot afford to lose the Derby, says Al Amna

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Few had predicted that the ongoing I-League would be this close. Before the league started everyone thought it would be a two-horse race between East Bengal and Mohun Bagan. Others would just fill ......   | Read..
 

Messi misses penalty, Espanyol win first leg

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Lionel Messi had a penalty saved as triple King's Cup holders Barcelona suffered a surprise 0-1 loss at city rivals Espanyol in a quarter final first-leg on Wednesday, ending an unbeaten run of 29 ......   | Read..
 

Neymar's 4 in 8-0 victory

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Neymar netted four goals and Edinson Cavani became Paris St Germain's joint top scorer ever as the runaway Ligue I leaders demolished visitors Dijon 8-0 late on Wednesday....   | Read..
 

Chelsea enter fourth round via shoot-out

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Chelsea won a penalty shootout to beat second tier Norwich City on Wednesday and sneak into the FA Cup fourth round following a tempestuous replay that ended 1-1 after extra time with the Premier L......   | Read..
 

Sanchez is likely to join United

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez is likely to join rivals Manchester United this month, his manager Arsene Wenger said ahead of Saturday's Premier League match against Crystal Palace....   | Read..