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Simona Halep

Simona Halep returns to top 5 in WTA rankings after Wimbledon win

Tennis | Jul 16, 2019, 02:09 PM IST

Simona Halep achieved rank four with 5933 points in the table led by Australia's Ashleigh Barty with 6605 points.

Joe Root

Joe Root feels Ashes is bigger than the World Cup and England are ready for Australia

Cricket | Jul 16, 2019, 05:50 PM IST

Joe Root said that the transition from one-day to Duke ball cricket will be easy for the team as England are set to play against Ireland in a four-day Test at Lord's from July 24.

Jimmy Neesham

Distraught Jimmy Neesham asks kids to not take up sport after New Zealand's World Cup final heartbreak

Cricket | Jul 15, 2019, 04:25 PM IST

Jimmy Neesham urged the youngsters to take up careers like baking and enjoy life happily after New Zealand lose to England due to boundary countback rule in 2019 World Cup final.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Nathan Lyon starts mind games with England ahead of semi-final clash

Cricket | Jul 07, 2019, 01:58 PM IST

Australia were defeated by South Africa by 10 runs and as a result, the team finished at the second spot in the tournament standings with 14 points from nine matches and will now play England in the semis.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Shaheen Afridi, Imam-ul-Haq and Mustafizur Rahman etch their names on Lord's Honours Board

Cricket | Jul 06, 2019, 08:44 AM IST

Shaheen Afridi and Mustafizur Rahman took five-wicket hauls while Imam-ul-Haq smashed a century to make it to the Lord's Honours Board on Friday during Pakistan and Bangladesh's 2019 World Cup match.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Lasith Malinga backs MS Dhoni to play for another 2 years

Cricket | Jul 05, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

Lasith Malinga said that MS Dhoni has been the best finisher in the last 10 years and he should easily play for two more years.

Dale Steyn

South Africa's Dale Steyn joins Euro T20 Slam as marquee player

Cricket | Jul 02, 2019, 10:45 AM IST

Dale Steyn was ruled out of the ongoing 2019 World Cup without playing a single match for South Africa because of a shoulder injury.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Hurt India likely to ring the changes against Bangladesh at Edgbaston

Cricket | Jul 02, 2019, 08:55 AM IST

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ravindra Jadeja and Dinesh Karthik could come into the squad in place of a spinner and Kedar Jadhav as India aim to seal semi-final spot on Tuesday.

Copa America

Lionel Messi disappointed with Copa America show so far for Argentina

Football | Jun 29, 2019, 01:06 PM IST

Lionel Messi has scored only once in four games so far, with his goal coming from a penalty in a match against Paraguay.

Deepti Sharma

Deepti Sharma signs for Yorkshire Diamonds, will become 4th Indian to take part in KSL

Cricket | Jun 29, 2019, 08:50 AM IST

The 21-year-old Deepti Sharma holds the second position in the ICC WODI all-rounder rankings.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Mashrafe Mortaza hopes Mahmudullah will play against India on July 2

Cricket | Jun 26, 2019, 05:03 PM IST

Mahmudullah suffered a calf injury while batting against Afghanistan and was taken to hospital for scans which indicated that he had sustained a grade one tear.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Mitchell Starc overtakes Jofra Archer to become leading wicket-taker

Cricket | Jun 26, 2019, 08:54 AM IST

Mitchell Starc entered the Lord's Cricket Ground with 15 wickets under his belt and left with 19 wickets in the World Cup after grabbing three wickets against England.

Copa America

Copa America: Disappointed Messi still confident of Argentina's chances of reaching quarters

Football | Jun 20, 2019, 04:10 PM IST

Argentina, in their opening match of Copa America, faced an embarrassing 0-2 defeat at the hands of Colombia followed by a 1-1 draw against Paraguay on Thursday.


IAF AN-32 recovery update: All 13 mortal remains recovered from crash site in Arunachal

India | Jun 20, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

The wreckage of the missing AN-32 was located by a Mi-17 helicopter on June 11, following which a team of 15 mountaineers was dropped near the crash site the next day.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Marcus Stoinis to recover before end of tournament, Mitch Marsh sent back

Cricket | Jun 19, 2019, 12:25 PM IST

Coach Justin Langer, however, did not offer a concrete answer over when Marcus Stoinis will make a comeback in the playing XI.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Would be awesome playing against AB de Villiers, says Trent Boult

Cricket | Jun 19, 2019, 10:42 AM IST

Trent Boult said that he enjoys bowling to the likes of the AB de Villiers, Chris Gayles and Virat Kohli.


Media talks more about Neymar than we do: Brazil coach Tite

Football | Jun 14, 2019, 09:04 AM IST

Brazil is all set to play in Copa America, beginning June 14 but the team would be without Neymar as he has been ruled out of the tournament due to an ankle injury.

2019 World Cup

Ponting backs Warner to finish as highest run scorer in 2019 World Cup after return to form

Cricket | Jun 14, 2019, 08:35 AM IST

David Warner was at his devastating best when he smashed his first century since making a comeback from his year-long ban and helped his side beat Pakistan by 41 runs.

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Women's Big Bash League to be standalone from fifth season, to start on October 18

Cricket | Jun 12, 2019, 03:54 PM IST

WBBL, which will be followed by the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 Australia, will commence under lights at North Sydney Oval on October 18 and end with the Grand Final on December 8.

Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli's damning verdict on Indian fans booing Steve Smith: 'That's not acceptable'

Cricket | Jun 10, 2019, 10:00 AM IST

A section of the Indian crowd was heard booing Steve Smith but Virat Kohli asked them to stop and clap instead because according to him, it was completely undeserving.