The British tabloid Sun also suggested that Britain should be handed the 2018 World Cup.
The athletes will receive financial assistance for their preparations for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
SLC has announced that it would not be renewing the contract of three officials indicted.
US Attorney General alleged that executives from FIFA took bribes to award the 2010 World Cup to South Africa.
U.S. authorities investigating corruption have indicted executives including FIFA vice presidents Webb and Figueredo.
Here is a ready reckoner on the crisis prevailing in FIFA at the moment.
Despite widespread corruption under his reign, FIFA chief Sepp Blatter is likely to get re-elected for the fifth time on Friday.
The Asian Football Confederation has re-affirmed its support for embattled FIFA boss Sepp Blatter.
Sevilla retained their Europa League title and lifted the trophy for a record fourth time.
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).
Abhinav Bindra has had a slow start to the season, recording below-par finishes in the first two World Cups.
In March this year, Court of Arbitration for Sports in Switzerland specifically allowed her to take part in Asian Championships.
Brian Lara says Shivnarine Chanderpaul deserves to be given a farewell series irrespective of his form.
Lloyd told Chanderpaul that he was omitted from the Windies squad which will play against Australia because of declining form.
Simona Halep, last year's French Open runner's-up, crashes out 7-5, 6-1 to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni.
Danny Welbeck was also expected to miss England's friendly against the Republic of Ireland.
South Africa named four uncapped players in their Test squad for the matches in July and August.
Darren Lehmann gave a reminder that immediate success for Bayliss could mean failure for his country.
Swiss federal prosecutors opened criminal proceedings related to the awarding of 2018 and 2022 WC.
In reply to Pakistan's 375/3, Zimbabwe ended 41 runs short at 334/5.
A heated exchange with coach Simmons over selection seems to suggest the end is around the bend for Chanderpaul.
But as it turned out, the 22-year-old’s Brazilian sojourn hasn’t impressed chief coach Constantine much.
Until the squad was named, Jasjit was hardly seen as a full time defender.
With coach's focus on tightening India defence before World League semis, drag-flicker Rupinder dropped.
Nadal started his French Open campaign with a 6-3 6-3 6-4 win over wildcard Quentin Halys of France.
Dhawan has been a regular of the team since his sensational Test debut in 2013, scoring 187 against Australia.
Ganguly represented India in 113 Tests and 311 ODIs, scoring 18,575 runs in both formats of the game.
Bayliss's CV is laden with trophies, particularly in ODIs, with World Cup being the one major title to elude him.
Jason Holder's CSK stint was a well spent one as he learnt the nuances of captaincy from MS Dhoni.
MI have now won four major titles and three of them have come under Rohit's captaincy.
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.”
Sardar, who has to his credit of 216 international caps, will be supported by PR Sreejesh as his deputy.
Raza Hasan has been banned for two years after failing a doping test.
Carlos Ancelotti's failure to win any of the three trophies that make up the traditional treble was deemed unacceptable.
MoM Ben Stoke's three-for penetrates New Zealand's fifth day defense as England win first Test in final hour.
Stephen Curry finished with 23 points, while guard Klay Thompson led the Warriors with 24.