Sat, 25 May 2019

Messi backs Valverde but admits Barca are still hurting

Madrid - Lionel Messi wants Ernesto Valverde to continue as Barcelona coach but admits the team have not recovered from ...

Germany coach: A move to Bayern good for Sane

Berlin - Germany coach Joachim Loew said on Friday that a move to Bayern Munich would be good for Manchester ...

Semenya to return to track in 2 000m race in Paris suburbs

Paris - Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run in the 2 000 metres in a meeting held in the ...

CWC19 warm-up: Afghanistan upset Pakistan by 3 wickets

Bristol [UK], May 24 (ANI): Hashmatullah Shahidi guided Afghanistan to defeat Pakistan by three wickets in their respective first World ...

Ghana name Ayew new AFCON captain

Accra - Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah on Friday named Andre Ayew as the new captain while the nation's football federation ...

Federer plays down title chances on Roland Garros return

Paris - Roger Federer on Friday played down his chances of winning the French Open on his first appearance at ...

Djokovic confident of historic second Slam sweep

Paris - Novak Djokovic believes that his 2016 achievement of holding all four Grand Slam titles at the same time ...

Kremlin says May's PM stint 'very difficult period'

The Kremlin said on Friday that Theresa May's premiership has been a very difficult time for Russia's relations with Britain."Mrs ...

Mary Kom crowned India Open champion

Guwahati (Assam), May 24 (ANI): Six-time world champion Mary Kom in the 51 kg category clinched the second edition of ...

5 matches to look forward to in upcoming CWC19

By Vishesh RoyNew Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): Cricket World Cup referred to as "Olympics of Cricket" is all set ...

Mark Waugh picks top three batsmen for World Cup

Melbourne [Australia], May 24 (ANI): Former Australia batsman Mark Waugh, on Friday picked Virat Kohli, Jos Buttler, and David Warner ...

Liverpool's Alisson ready for biggest test of his life

London - Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker rates next week's Champions League final against Tottenham as the biggest game of his ...

England skipper Morgan injures finger druing practice

London [UK], May 24 (ANI): England limited-overs skipper Eoin Morgan on Friday injured his left index finger during training practice ...

Indian football a 'sleeping giant': Coach Igor Stimac

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): The newly appointed Indian football coach Igor Stimac on Friday said football in the ...

World Cup 2019: Batsman sculpture to be erected in Bristol

Dubai [UAE], May 24 (ANI): To celebrate the 2019 ICC Men's Cricket World Cup, a giant 4-metre hand-painted statue of ...

Sangakkara laments Sri Lanka's 'chaotic' CWC build-up

London - Sangakkara optimistic Sri Lanka will stage England series despite attacks"If it's a constant change and churn, where you're ...

CWC 2019 team profile: West Indies

Cape Town - The 2019 Cricket World Cup gets under way on Thursday, May 30 when the Proteas take on ...

Marcello Lippi named as China coach

Leeds [UK], May 24 (ANI): Chinese Football Association (CFA) on Friday appointed Marcello Lippi as their coach for the second ...

Virat Kohli congratulates PM Modi for his imposing LS poll victory

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): Indian cricket team Captain Virat Kohli on Friday extended his warm wishes to Prime ...

Inter-bound Conte keen on United striker Lukaku

Cape Town - Former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has been tipped to make a move for Manchester United striker Romelu ...

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Injured Wie withdraws from US Women's Open

Los Angeles - US golfer Michelle Wie said Friday the nagging right wrist injury that has sidelined her since March ...

Messi backs Valverde but admits Barca are still hurting

Madrid - Lionel Messi wants Ernesto Valverde to continue as Barcelona coach but admits the team have not recovered from ...

Germany coach: A move to Bayern good for Sane

Berlin - Germany coach Joachim Loew said on Friday that a move to Bayern Munich would be good for Manchester ...

Semenya to return to track in 2 000m race in Paris suburbs

Paris - Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run in the 2 000 metres in a meeting held in the ...

CWC19 warm-up: Afghanistan upset Pakistan by 3 wickets

Bristol [UK], May 24 (ANI): Hashmatullah Shahidi guided Afghanistan to defeat Pakistan by three wickets in their respective first World ...

Ghana name Ayew new AFCON captain

Accra - Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah on Friday named Andre Ayew as the new captain while the nation's football federation ...

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