Thursday, May 28, 2015
May 28, 20154:18 pm
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The British tabloid Sun also suggested that Britain should be handed the 2018 World Cup.

May 28, 20153:51 pm
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The athletes will receive financial assistance for their preparations for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

May 28, 20153:08 pm
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SLC has announced that it would not be renewing the contract of three officials indicted.

May 28, 20152:58 pm
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US Attorney General alleged that executives from FIFA took bribes to award the 2010 World Cup to South Africa.

May 28, 20152:41 pm
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U.S. authorities investigating corruption have indicted executives including FIFA vice presidents Webb and Figueredo.

May 28, 201511:19 am
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Here is a ready reckoner on the crisis prevailing in FIFA at the moment.

May 28, 201511:12 am
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Despite widespread corruption under his reign, FIFA chief Sepp Blatter is likely to get re-elected for the fifth time on Friday.

May 28, 201511:05 am
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The Asian Football Confederation has re-affirmed its support for embattled FIFA boss Sepp Blatter.

May 28, 201510:57 am
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Sevilla retained their Europa League title and lifted the trophy for a record fourth time.

May 28, 20152:12 am
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Once the team met qualifying guidelines, his name was replaced by that of a team member in the official results of the trials conducted by the Athletics Federation of India (AFI).

May 28, 201512:22 pm
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Abhinav Bindra has had a slow start to the season, recording below-par finishes in the first two World Cups.

May 28, 201512:13 pm
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In March this year, Court of Arbitration for Sports in Switzerland specifically allowed her to take part in Asian Championships.

May 28, 201511:30 am
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Brian Lara says Shivnarine Chanderpaul deserves to be given a farewell series irrespective of his form.

May 27, 20156:07 pm
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Lloyd told Chanderpaul that he was omitted from the Windies squad which will play against Australia because of declining form.

May 28, 201510:49 am
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Simona Halep, last year's French Open runner's-up, crashes out 7-5, 6-1 to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni.

May 27, 20153:23 pm
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Danny Welbeck was also expected to miss England's friendly against the Republic of Ireland.

May 27, 20153:02 pm
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South Africa named four uncapped players in their Test squad for the matches in July and August.

May 27, 201512:12 pm
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Darren Lehmann gave a reminder that immediate success for Bayliss could mean failure for his country.

May 27, 20154:49 pm
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Swiss federal prosecutors opened criminal proceedings related to the awarding of 2018 and 2022 WC.

May 27, 201510:50 am
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In reply to Pakistan's 375/3, Zimbabwe ended 41 runs short at 334/5.

May 27, 201510:54 am
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A heated exchange with coach Simmons over selection seems to suggest the end is around the bend for Chanderpaul.

May 27, 201510:57 am
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But as it turned out, the 22-year-old’s Brazilian sojourn hasn’t impressed chief coach Constantine much.

May 27, 201511:03 am
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Until the squad was named, Jasjit was hardly seen as a full time defender.

May 27, 201511:13 am
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With coach's focus on tightening India defence before World League semis, drag-flicker Rupinder dropped.

May 27, 201510:44 am
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Nadal started his French Open campaign with a 6-3 6-3 6-4 win over wildcard Quentin Halys of France.

May 26, 20158:34 pm
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Dhawan has been a regular of the team since his sensational Test debut in 2013, scoring 187 against Australia.

May 26, 20157:32 pm
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Ganguly represented India in 113 Tests and 311 ODIs, scoring 18,575 runs in both formats of the game.

May 26, 20157:04 pm
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Bayliss's CV is laden with trophies, particularly in ODIs, with World Cup being the one major title to elude him.

May 26, 20154:26 pm
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Jason Holder's CSK stint was a well spent one as he learnt the nuances of captaincy from MS Dhoni.

May 26, 20153:38 pm
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MI have now won four major titles and three of them have come under Rohit's captaincy.

May 26, 20153:36 pm
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The officials had sought 10 days remand for further investigation and for confronting him with another bookie arrested from Delhi — Ritesh Bansal alias “Bharat Delhi.”

May 26, 20153:04 pm
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Sardar, who has to his credit of 216 international caps, will be supported by PR Sreejesh as his deputy.

May 26, 20151:37 pm
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Raza Hasan has been banned for two years after failing a doping test.

May 26, 20151:32 pm
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Carlos Ancelotti's failure to win any of the three trophies that make up the traditional treble was deemed unacceptable.

May 26, 201512:43 pm
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MoM Ben Stoke's three-for penetrates New Zealand's fifth day defense as England win first Test in final hour.

May 26, 201511:42 am
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Stephen Curry finished with 23 points, while guard Klay Thompson led the Warriors with 24.