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Manchester United Wins English Football League Cup
Manchester United has won the English Football League Cup, defeating Southampton 3-2 at Wembley Stadium in London. Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic opened the scoring for Manchester United in the 20th minute with a well-executed free kick from outside the box, Efe news agency reported on Sunday..
Scoreboard: India vs Australia Test (Second Day)
Scorecard at the close of play on the second day of the first cricket Test between India and Australia here on Friday: Australia 1st innings -- Matt Renshaw c Vijay b Ashwin 68 David Warner b U Yadav 38 Steven Smith c Kohli b Ashwin 27 Shaun Marsh c Kohli b Jayant Yadav 16 Peter Handscomb lb..
Kohli Wants To Give Out Of Form Openers Time
The poor form of Indian openers in the ODI series against England is not a concern for captain Virat Kohli, who on Sunday said they need to be given some time. India lost to England by five runs to end the three-match series 2-1. The openers, Shikhar Dhawan, K.L. Rahul and Ajinkya Rahane scored a..
Australian Open: Sania, Bopanna Win In Mixed Doubles First Round
India's Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna won their mixed doubles first round matches at the Australian Open tennis tournament here on Saturday. Bopanna and his Canadian partner Gabriela Dabrowski battled past New Zealand's Michael Venus and Slovakian Katarina Srebotnik 6-4, 6-7, 10-7 in a super tie-..
Former Brazil Football Team Coach Carlos Alberto Silva dies
Former Brazil football team chief coach Carlos Alberto Silva has died at the age of 77, his former club Guarani said. Silva died at his home in the southeastern Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte, Guarani said on the club's website on Friday. The cause of his death was not revealed, but media repor..
IPL Experience Helped Me Bowl Death Overs: Bhuvneshwar
Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar on Saturday said death bowling has become difficult nowadays with 350 being a par score but added that the experience he gained during the Indian Premier League (IPL) has helped him a lot. Bhuvneshwar, who returned to the Indian ODI team in place of Umesh Yadav in t..
India, England Teams Arrive In Kolkata For Third ODI
The Indian and England cricket teams arrived here on Friday for the inconsequential final One-day International (ODI) to be played at the Eden Gardens on Sunday. India took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match ODI rubber, after defeating the visitors by 15 runs in the second game at Cuttac..
Dhawan in hospital before third ODI against England
Out-of-form India opener Shikhar Dhawan on Friday checked into a private hospital after landing in the city for the third and final One-Day International (ODI) against England at the Eden Gardens on Sunday. Dhawan, who scored 1 and 11 in the two ODIs in Pune and Cuttack respectively, is going thr..
I Feel Stronger, Better and Lighter on Court: Saina
London Olympics bronze medallist shuttler Saina Nehwal on Friday said she now feels "stronger, better and lighter" on the court post her successful return from a knee surgery after the 2016 Rio Olympics. Saina was one of India's top contenders for a podium finish at the Rio Games until a knee pro..
China To Limit High Football Club Wages
The Chinese Football Association (CFA) has decided to put limits on wages earned by players in local clubs where foreign players get high salaries. The CFA on Thursday said in a statement that a portion of their earning from the clubs would be invested for training of promising young people, Efe ..