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Mohun Bagan footballers help club member's daughter fight rare disease
March 25, 2017 06:28 PM

City football giants Mohun Bagan have extended a helping hand to club's long-serving member Sanjay Das by raising Rs one lakh as he struggled to meet the huge expenditure for the treatment of his ailing daughter.

Debutant Kuldeep's 4/68 helps India dismiss Australia for 300 on Day 1
March 25, 2017 06:28 PM

Debutant left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav's four wickets helped India skittle out Australia for 300 in their first innings on the opening day of the fourth and final cricket Test here on Saturday.

Deodhar Trophy: Dhawan's flashy ton helps India 'Red' down 'Blue'
March 25, 2017 06:28 PM

India discard Shikhar Dhawan's belligerent century helped India 'Red' register a 23-run win over India 'Blue' in the Deodhar Trophy opener at the ACA-VDCA cricket stadium, here on Saturday.

Fourth Test: India vs Australia opening day's scoreboard
March 25, 2017 05:18 PM

Following is the scoreboard after the opening day's play of the fourth and final cricket Test between India and Australia at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) Stadium here on Saturday.

FIFA expresses satisfaction over DY Patil stadium for U-17 World Cup
March 25, 2017 04:40 PM

A delegation of the world football governing body FIFA, accompanied by members of the Local Organising Committee (LOC), visited the DY Patil Stadium to assess the progress of preparations at the Navi Mumbai venue for the Under-17 World Cup.

Argentina's win over Chile in World Cup qualifiers criticised by press
March 25, 2017 12:48 PM

While the Argentinean football team may have won a must-win game against Chile in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers, Argentina's press condemned them for winning "without football and without ideas."

Former Germany international Kuranyi retires
March 25, 2017 12:40 PM

Former Germany striker Kevin Kuranyi has in an official statement announced his retirement from professional football.

Smith, Warner give Australia steady start
March 25, 2017 12:40 PM

Skipper Steven Smith and David Warner scored half-centuries as Australia made a steady start in their first innings on the opening day of the fourth and final cricket Test against India here on Saturday.

Australia to bat first in fourth Test
March 25, 2017 11:30 AM

Australia captain Steven Smith won the toss and decided to bat first in the fourth and final cricket Test against India at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium here on Saturday.

Vani wins women's domestic golf title
March 24, 2017 07:11 PM

Pune, March 24 (IANS) Vani Kapoor carded three-over 74 in the final round to claim her second title in the sixth leg of the Hero Women's Professional Golf Tour 2017 at the Poona Club Golf Course here on Friday.

Manohar to remain ICC Chairman
March 24, 2017 05:49 PM

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday announced that Chairman Shashank Manohar has agreed to defer his recent resignation following an ICC Board resolution to request him to remain in the post "until the ongoing process relating to governance and financial restructuring are completed".

Virat Kohli unperturbed by Australian media jibes
March 24, 2017 04:01 PM

Dharamsala, March 24 (IANS) India cricket captain Virat Kohli on Friday said he is unperturbed by the talk surrounding him in the Australian media and that he is not focussing too much on it, ahead of the fourth and final Test, starting here on Saturday.

Golfer Vani consolidates lead in Hero Women's Tour
March 23, 2017 06:19 PM

Delhi golfer Vani Kapoor consolidated her lead, carding one-over (72) after the second round of the Rs 6,00,000-Hero Womens Professional Tour at the Poona Club Golf Course here on Thursday.

Golfer Vani grabs lead on opening day of Hero Women's Tour
March 22, 2017 05:59 PM

Delhi golfer Vani Kapoor carded the only sub-par round of one-under (70) to take the lead on the opening day of the Rs 6,00,000-Hero Womens Professional Tour 2017 at the Poona Club Golf Course here on Wednesday.

BCCI COA issues clarification on full member status
March 22, 2017 05:59 PM

The BCCI Committee of Administrators (COA) on Wednesday issued a clarification to what it described as "misconceived" media reports suggesting that the Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) and Gujarat Cricket Association have been selected as the only full members of the board from these two states.

Pujara gains No.2 slot; Jadeja pips Ashwin to top ICC Test bowler's chart
March 21, 2017 04:17 PM

Indian players continued to rule the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Test rankings as Ranchi double-centurion Cheteshwar Pujara gained four spots to a career-best No.2 spot while his teammate Ravindra Jadeja consolidated his stay on top of the bowler's list after pushing fellow tweaker Ravichandran Ashwin to the No.2 spot.

Dress rehearsal for India against Cambodia ahead of Asian Cup qualifiers
March 21, 2017 04:17 PM

The Indian football team will look to iron out the glitches and get their combinations right ahead of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup qualifiers, when they take on Cambodia in a friendly here on Wednesday.

We were bit short in first innings, says Australia skipper Smith
March 20, 2017 06:23 PM

Australian skipper Steve Smith on Monday said they were a few runs short in the first innings against India in the third cricket Test match here.

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