Sunday, Dec 21, 2014
Facts and figures from the fourth day of the Brisbane Test

India's Ishant Sharma's figures of six for 155 are his best in a Test match in Australia.

Morgan named England ODI captain, Cook dumped
Morgan named England ODI captain, Cook dumped

England will warm up for the World Cup by playing in a Tri-Series competition in Australia next month.

Suarez opens La Liga account in Barcelona's 5-0 win

The Uruguayan scored his first goal in La Liga when he slotted the ball home from a Pedro pass.

I thought I’d never play again, says Praveen Kumar

Sadly, people have passed their own judgments. My problem is that I speak my mind, says the UP seamer.

To protect players, ISL to be stretched longer in 2015
Indian Super League

Sixty one matches were played in a space of 10 weeks in this season of the Indian Super League.

Das scores CAB’s first T20 double ton

Bhowanipore made 330 for four in 20 overs and then restricted their opponent to 193 for four.

ATK ARE FIRST ISL WINNERS

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ATK ARE FIRST ISL WINNERS

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Short of ideas
India tour of Australia

After having Australia on the ropes, India’s pacers let the hosts escape by bowling bouncers injudiciously.

South Africa sniff victory on Day Two

The top four West Indies batsman were all out for between 30 and 35 as they failed to build on confident starts.

Boxer Amir to donate $ 46,973 shorts to Peshawar army school

Khan, who is of Pakistani heritage, wore the shorts including a waistband made from 24-carat gold threading.

There is still a long time to go in the league: Jose Mourinho
English Premier League

Mourinho is also confident that Eden Hazard will sign a new contract at Stamford Bridge.

'Johnson took India on and played some terrific cricket'
India tour of Australia

Steve Smith, the newly-appointed skipper, was humble about his own Test hundred on debut as captain.

At 147.4 kph, Yadav leaves Johnson in his slipstream
India tour of Australia

Umesh Yadav bowled the fast ball of the match. However, Varun Aaron wasn’t too far behind.

Pakistan to world hockey: ‘Unite against India’s overbearing attitude’

Sheikh said the celebrations have been the part of the game and his players were unnecessarily punished by the FIH.

Indian bowlers need to try out something different: Gavaskar
India tour of Australia

Indian bowlers conceded 258 runs for the last four wickets and struggled to clean up the Aussie tail.

Smith becomes second Aussie captain to hit Test ton against India at Gabba
India tour of Australia

Smith has become the fifth Australian player to record a century in his maiden Test innings as skipper.

Kolkata's Fikru to miss ISL final against Kerala Blasters
Indian Super League

The Atletico de Kolkata team also wished the Ethiopian on becoming the proud father of a baby girl.

I and Sania Mirza have a strong relationship: Shoaib Malik

Malik was apparently responding to reports in the Pakistani and Indian media about his marriage being in trouble.

With second round wins, Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth make semis

Saina extended her domination over South Korea's Sung Ji Hyun with an emphatic 21-12 21-18 victory on Thursday.

FA slaps fine, ban on Mario Balotelli for ‘racial slur’
English Premier League

Balotelli, who quickly removed the picture and later apologised, has also been ordered to attend an educational programme.

Saeed Ajmal to play a competitive match three months after suspension

The Pakistani selectors on Thursday included Ajmal in the country's A squad.

Meet India’s stand-out performers on the ISL stage
Indian Super League

For a few Indian youngsters, it was an opportunity to show their worth against quality opponents and these were the few stood out.

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Short of ideas
India tour of Australia

After having Australia on the ropes, India’s pacers let the hosts escape by bowling bouncers injudiciously.