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Big no to Ranji neutral venues 

Big no to Ranji neutral venues 

The BCCI's move to have Ranji Trophy matches at neutral venues failed miserably in its first attempt, according to leading domestic players
18 Jan 2017, 04:06 AM IST
Djokovic, Nadal cruise

Djokovic, Nadal cruise

Serbian tennis ace Novak Djokovic began his quest for a record seventh Australian Open title with an easy win against Spaniard Fernando Verd
18 Jan 2017, 04:02 AM IST
Sridharan, Monty to mentor Oz spinners

Sridharan, Monty to mentor Oz spinners

To counter India in spin-friendly conditions in the upcoming Test series, Cricket Australia has hired former India spinner Sriram Sridharan
18 Jan 2017, 03:57 AM IST
Serena calls for equal rights

Serena calls for equal rights

Tennis superstar Serena Williams on Tuesday said she was concerned about the fight for equality as she used Martin Luther King Day to spread
18 Jan 2017, 03:53 AM IST
Crucial HCA polls pass off peacefully

Crucial HCA polls pass off peacefully

That Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) has been on the razor’s edge whenever elections were round the corner is merely endorsing a matte
18 Jan 2017, 03:48 AM IST

JKAI Natl karate in Hyderabad

17 Jan 2017, 04:49 AM IST

Kane Williamson stars for  Kiwis

17 Jan 2017, 04:46 AM IST

Amonatov wins Delhi chess title

17 Jan 2017, 04:43 AM IST

New helmet rules come into force

17 Jan 2017, 04:41 AM IST

Real record-run ends

17 Jan 2017, 04:37 AM IST

Kohli, Jadhav power India to thrilling win

16 Jan 2017, 04:10 AM IST

Fedex back in spotlight

16 Jan 2017, 04:05 AM IST

Spin-heavy Aussies coming over for tour

16 Jan 2017, 04:01 AM IST

Barca director fired for anti-Messi jibe

16 Jan 2017, 03:54 AM IST

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Dhoni's inputs would be invaluable for DRS, says Kohli

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In a setback to former Indian captain Mohammad Azharuddin, his nomination for the post of president of the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) was rejected by the returning officer
14 Jan 2017, 01:29 PM IST

Indian women boxers enter finals of Nation's Cup in Serbia

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PBL: PV Sindhu beats Saina Nehwal

Rio Olympics silver medallist PV Sindhu beat Saina Nehwal 11-7, 11-8 as Chennai Smashers entered the final of the Premier Badminton League with a 4-1 win over Awadhe Warriors on Fr
14 Jan 2017, 09:38 AM IST

China lifters face one-year ban

China faces a one-year ban from international weightlifting competitions after three of its athletes were stripped of their 2008 Olympic gold medals on Thursday following re-tests
14 Jan 2017, 04:27 AM IST

Unseeded pair ousts Sania Mirza-Strycova

Sania Mirza and her new doubles partner Barbora Strycova lost to Hungary's Timea Babos and Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the final of the Apia International in Sydney on Fri
14 Jan 2017, 04:24 AM IST

Cleansed Indian Olympic Association cleared

The Sports Ministry on Friday lifted the suspension of recognition accorded to the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) after the national sports body revoked its earlier decision to a
14 Jan 2017, 04:20 AM IST

Sridhar to lead FCI South Zone team

Sridhar DS will lead FCI South Zone in the All India Inter-zonal cricket tournament slated to be held in Chandigarh from January 16 to 20.
14 Jan 2017, 04:03 AM IST

Can’t have split captaincy: Dhoni

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14 Jan 2017, 02:59 AM IST

Cricketer Djoker learns tricks from Warne

Back at his favourite hunting ground where he has won the men's title five times in the last six years since 2011, Novak Djokovic will once again be looking to win the Australian O
13 Jan 2017, 04:18 AM IST

Murray, Kerber get pride of place 

World number ones Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber were named the top seeds on Thursday for next week's Australian Open with organisers aligning with the current rankings. Scotland
13 Jan 2017, 04:15 AM IST

Vijay Amritraj slams Davis Cup team shake-up

Surprised by the sacking of his elder brother as India's Davis Cup skipper, the legendary Vijay Amritraj says Anand Amritraj is the country's best captain in the last three decades
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Sania- Barbora in title clash

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13 Jan 2017, 04:08 AM IST

Ganguly, Shirke left in the cold

Sacked Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Ajay Shirke cannot be Maharashtra Cricket Association's representative in BCCI meetings, the Lodha committee made it c
13 Jan 2017, 04:05 AM IST

Big three fire Barca to victory 

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar were all on target as holders Barcelona beat Athletic Bilbao 3-1 on Wednesday to overturn a deficit from the first leg and advance to the quart
13 Jan 2017, 04:02 AM IST

Rishabh Pant dazzles in India A win

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13 Jan 2017, 03:59 AM IST

Iyer brings Mumbai back into the game

Middle-order batsman Shreyas Iyer made a fine half-century to keep multiple-time champions Mumbai in the hunt after the title holders conceded the first innings lead to Gujarat in
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Virat Kohli: Captaining India in all three formats is surreal

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