Monday , 16 July 2018


Kane to captain England

LONDON: Harry Kane has been made England captain for the 2018 World Cup finals, the Football Association (FA) has confirmed.Manager Gareth Southgate broke the news to the squad at a meeting at St. George’s Park on Monday. Please like & share: Read More »

Brazil begin training for World Cup

RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil’s national soccer team has arrived in Teresopolis town to prepare for next month’s World Cup in Russia. Brazil, pursuing a sixth World Cup title, will have almost a month to train for the tournament, since its first match will be on June 17 against Switzerland in Rostov, Efe news reported on Monday. Please like & share: Read More »

Anura seals India’s win over Australia

  BANGKOK: After going down to Canada in their opening match, 19-year-old Anura Prabhudesai sealed the issue for India 4-1 as she got the better of Zecily Fung 21-6, 21-7 in just 18 minutes as the India women’s badminton team came all guns blazing to thrash Australia 4-1 in the second group match of the Thomas and Uber Cup here ... Read More »

FC Goa bow out

SHILLONG: FC Goa bowed out of the AIFF U-18 Youth league after succumbing to Shillong Lajong 1-2 in their last match in Shillong on Monday. Please like & share: Read More »

Barbosa rescues Maina; enter Velim quarters

Velim: A brace from striker Clifton Barbosa and a goal each by Clive Colaso and Milagres Fernandes enabled Maina SC to overcome a strong Margao SC by 4-3 and enter the quarterfinals of Velim Panchayat Cup Football Tournament organised by SWC, Zaino, Please like & share: Read More »

Radja Nainggolan left out of Belgium squad

TUBIZE: Belgium coach Roberto Martinez left AS Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan out of his squad for next month’s World Cup in Russia, insisting on Monday it was a purely tactical move and not due to past clashes over discipline. Please like & share: Read More »

Ronaldo will have a big role with Portugal

  MOSCOW: Ronaldo played a big role in scripting Portugal’s victory in Euro 2016. Though he had not much role to play on the field in the finals it was his ruthlessness with the ball that silenced many opponents on their way to winning the title. Please like & share: Read More »

Super Kings eliminate Kings as Royals qualify for playoffs

  PUNE: Chennai Super Kings toyed with their batting order on way to a five-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab, knocking their opponents out of the Indian Premier League playoffs’ race that saw Rajasthan Royals qualify as the fourth and final team. Please like & share: Read More »

DD dash MI hopes

NEW DELHI: Wooden spooners Delhi Daredevils knocked defending champions Mumbai Indians out of the Indian Premier League after the trio of Sandeep Lamichhane, Amit Mishra and Harshal Patel starred with three wickets apiece for a 11-run win in their last league match here on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »