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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..
Real Madrid Stages Comeback To Down Villarreal 3-2
Real Madrid had to dig deep in the 24th week of Spanish First Division soccer action to come up with its 3-2 road win over Villarreal, battling back from a two-point disadvantage during the second period. After a first period and early in the second, when Villarreal was clearly dominant, racking ..
Golfer Sodhi Qualifies For National Finals
Golfer Tejinder Singh Sodhi qualified for the National finals with a net score of 70.8 at the 17th annual Mercedes Trophy golf tournament here on Sunday. He will now be playing the National finals scheduled in the Oxford Golf Resort at Pune from March 15-17. The best gross winn..
India Should Be Unhappy At The Manner Of Losing Test
Sometimes the figures tell it all, and India's massive loss to Australia in the first of the four-Test series in Pune certainly reveal so. The Test was over in a shade over two sessions on the third day, leaving India battered by 333 runs. If the result had gone India's way, it wouldn't have..
I-League: East Bengal Beat Bengaluru To Take Top Spot
East Bengal thrashed defending champions Bengaluru FC 3-1 in an I-League encounter at the Sree Kanterava Football Stadium here on Saturday. Ivan Bukenya (23rd minute) scored the first goal for East Bengal in the first half followed by Robin Singh's brace (54th, 60th) after the bre..
Schalke’s Naldo Sidelined For Rest Of Season
Schalke defender Naldo will be out of action until the end of the football season due to a groin injury. Schalke wrapped up the UEFA Europa League's last 16 on Thursday but their Brazilian defender Naldo suffered a groin injury, reports Xinhua news agency. On Friday, a MRI scan..
Scoreboard: India vs Australia First Test
Scorecard after Australia thrashed India by 333 runs in the first cricket Test here on Saturday: Australia 1st innings: 260 India 1st innings: 105 Australia 2nd innings: overnight 143/4 Steve Smith lbw b Jadeja 109 Mitchell Marsh c Saha b Jadeja 31 Matthew Wade c Saha b Umesh Yadav 20 Mit..
First Test: Smith Ton Takes Australia To Strong Position
Steven Smith led from the front with a century as Australia posted 285 in their second innings at lunch to move to a commanding position on the third day of the first Test against India here on Saturday. Dropped by Ajinkya Rahane off Ravichandran Ashwin's bowling, the Australian skipper went on t..
McLaren Presents New Car For F1 Season
McLaren presented on Friday its new car, MCL32, ready for the 2017 Formula One world championship. The car, the first in the era of new executive director, Zak Brown, completely changes the look of previous cars, with orange the predominant colour, along with black on the sides, reports Efe news ..
Turkish Female Free Diver Breaks Guinness World Record
Turkish Derya Can has broken a Guinness World Record with a 120-metre horizontal apnea dive under ice. Accompanied by her husband and coach, Can on Friday completed swimming 120 metres in 1 minute 47 seconds under the 35-centimetre ice-coated Weissensee lake in Austria, Xinhua news agency reporte..