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A flight too early to New Zealand

January 9, 2014 5:09:27 pm

Venkatesh Prasad, former India fast bowler and current coach of Uttar Pradesh, is not a happy man.

Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi

Bopanna-Qureshi progress, Paes-Stepanek crash out

January 8, 2014 4:20:32 pm

Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi progressed to the semifinals of the Sydney International.

Bengal, Railways search for knock-out punch

January 15, 2014 2:04:08 pm

The Eden Gardens' pitch has a fair amount of grass cover but the Bengal camp wanted more.

Lindsey Von

Winter Olympics loses its star, Lindsey Vonn, to injury

January 9, 2014 4:15:06 pm

The 29-year-old skier from Vail, Colorado, announced her decision Tuesday.

All eyes on Jammu & Kashmir as they rub shoulders with big boys

January 9, 2014 5:10:32 pm

Jammu & Kashmir will have their task cut out against a star-studded Punjab outfit.

Fabio Borini

Advantage Sunderland as Manchester United lose in League Cup

January 8, 2014 4:05:26 pm

Borini scored a second-half penalty to give the Premier League's bottom club a one-goal lead.

No BCCI backing for seven-a-side event in UAE

January 8, 2014 4:04:56 pm

The Indian cricket board clarified that they are not backing any private league in UAE.

I-League clubs report attempt to fix games, FIFA to send Interpol officers

January 9, 2014 5:11:52 pm

Asia has been outed as a major hub of a global match-fixing net.

Juan Martin Del Potro

Juan Martin del Potro stands tall in Sydney

January 8, 2014 6:29:21 pm

World number five Juan Martin del Potro began his 2014 season with a win.

Take a break, refresh and come back fresh: Saqlain Mushtaq to Saeed Ajmal

January 8, 2014 3:58:12 pm

Former Pakistan Test spinner Saqlain Mushtaq has advised Saeed Ajmal to take a break.

Raining money! Spectator wins $82,800 for a catch during New Zealand-Windies ODI

January 8, 2014 3:53:34 pm

Morton took a one-handed catch while sitting on Seddon Park bank off a Powell six.

West Indies

West Indies thrash New Zealand to draw series

January 8, 2014 3:52:16 pm

Kirk Edwards and Dwayne Bravo both notched centuries as the Windies flayed Kiwis' attack.

Teams grapple with schedule from hell

January 13, 2014 11:17:31 am

A packed 2014 calendar means top players and young stars will have to balance out their workload.

Andy Flower denies ‘rift’, says no decision on future involvement of any individual

January 8, 2014 3:44:17 pm

Andy Flower and Kevin Pietersen moved quickly on Wednesday to dampen media speculation.

Saeed Ajmal

Pakistan bank on spinners to beat Sri Lanka

January 7, 2014 9:49:12 pm

Ajmal has 24 wickets in four Dubai Tests, including 8-114 against Sri Lanka in 2011.

Look who’s back! Lionel Messi returns after two-month injury lay-off

January 7, 2014 7:05:48 pm

Barcelona received a welcome boost when Messi was given the all-clear by medical staff.

Parvez Rasool

Upbeat Jammu and Kashmir ready for stern Punjab test

January 7, 2014 6:48:20 pm

Harbhajan Singh is set to play in the quarter-final against Jammu and Kashmir.


Juventus claim tenth straight win with Roma scalp

January 7, 2014 4:40:23 pm

Juventus was in complete control following goals from Arturo Vidal and Leonardo Bonucci.

After Ashes high, David Warner wants to see how Proteas play without Jacques Kallis

January 7, 2014 4:35:19 pm

Australia plan to use same intimidatory tactics that unravelled England in South Africa tour.

Ryan Harris

Ryan Harris delays knee surgery for South Africa tour

January 7, 2014 4:35:16 pm

Harris went on to play through the pain and earned man-of-the-match honours in Sydney.

Kevin Pietersen rules out retirement, says ‘determined’ to regain the urn

January 7, 2014 4:31:42 pm

Kevin Pietersen has ruled out retirement in the wake of the 5-0 Ashes thrashing.


Uttar Pradesh face stiff Karnataka test in quarters

January 7, 2014 3:19:32 pm

Karnataka have been on a roll as never before with five outright victories in a row.

Agnieszka Radwanska, Caroline Wozniacki crash out early

January 7, 2014 2:59:52 pm

Radwanska had won the Sydney title last year as part of a 13-match unbeaten streak

As the season unravels: Protests get louder as Man United knocked out of Cup

January 9, 2014 5:16:23 pm

Manchester United fans are undoubtedly prepared to give David Moyes time.

David Moyes on slippery ground

January 9, 2014 5:15:42 pm

If the injury situation doesn't improve, the pressure on Moyes will only go up.