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London medallists have a point to prove

July 23, 2014 4:36:35 pm

Besides taking some time off, post the London Games, Narang was slowed down by a neck injury.

The bang-bang club

July 23, 2014 4:37:50 pm

Mihir Vasavda profiles a new crop of shooters, some of whom have displaced seniors.

Pune franchise gets first pick at Indian Soccer League draft

July 22, 2014 10:28:26 am

On Monday, the ISL conducted a club sequence selection to decide the order of drafting players to a team.

Real Madrid deal likely for James Rodriguez

July 22, 2014 3:09:58 pm

Newspaper Marca, traditionally very close to Madrid's boardroom, says he is to be presented to fans on Tuesday.

Boxers beware the ‘Glasgow kiss’

July 23, 2014 4:16:49 pm

The Glasgow Kiss can ruin their chances at the Commonwealth Games in a matter of seconds.

The reality check: India will find it hard to replicate success of Delhi

July 23, 2014 4:14:29 pm

Indian athletes have suffered from a collective anxiety attack since those dazzling days of Delhi four years ago.

India tour of England: We still have that determination to turn it around, says Alastair Cook

July 21, 2014 11:51:46 pm

Serious questions are being asked about Cook's suitability for the captaincy after 10 Tests without a win.

Post World Cup disaster, Carlos Dunga set to return as Brazil coach

July 21, 2014 11:06:01 pm

Leading Brazil newspapers have reported that 1994 World Cup winning player will return at the helm.

Victorious Indian team showered with praise on Twitter

July 21, 2014 9:29:37 pm

Cricketing legends took to the social networking sites to congratulate the winning team.

India tour of England: Ishant Sharma got a flak for his consistency and it was justified, says coach

July 21, 2014 9:21:51 pm

Sharma's childhood coach Sharvan Kumar feels that all the criticism that the bowler faced was 'justified'.

India tour of England: It was a memorable win for us, says Mahendra Singh Dhoni

July 21, 2014 11:58:31 pm

Dhoni termed the win over England a 'memorable' one and said the visitors had learnt from their last tour.

Terry Walsh aims for semifinals at Commonwealth Games

July 21, 2014 8:42:50 pm

Chief hockey coach Terry Walsh said their first target is to make the semifinals at the Commonwealth Games.

Waqar Younis keen to prepare strong pace battery for Pakistan

July 21, 2014 8:40:17 pm

Waqar said that he doesn't want over dependence on spinners and wants to prepare a strong pace battery.

Steven Gerrard calls it a day from international football

July 21, 2014 8:31:38 pm

The England captain announced his retirement from international football, England's Football Association said.

Manchester City’s Alvaro Negredo suffers broken foot, no date set for comeback

July 21, 2014 6:34:41 pm

The 28-year-old Spain international, who did not go to the World Cup, broke a metatarsal in his right foot.

Bernie Ecclestone blames World Cup euphoria for poor turnout at German Grand Prix

July 21, 2014 3:47:45 pm

Ecclestone and F1 officials blamed World Cup fatigue among other factors for poor turnout at German GP.

The end of a drought: India beat England at Lord’s after 28 years, register first away win in over three years

July 22, 2014 1:53:59 am

Ishant takes career-best 7/74 to give India first overseas win in over three years, and at Lord’s since 1986.

Numbers, stats… I don’t even know how many Test wickets I have: Dale Steyn

July 21, 2014 1:03:49 pm

Steyn's 23rd five-wicket haul proved why he is feared by almost every batsmen around the globe.

Usain Bolt to run at Copacabana, Justin Gatlin race unlikely

July 21, 2014 12:31:51 pm

Bolt streaked to victory in a 150m race at the famous beach in March 2013 on a track specially built for event.

Express LOL: How people feel about Virat Kohli

July 21, 2014 10:18:23 am

People love Virat, but here are the most common reactions people have to the mention of his name.

India vs England statistics: Murali Vijay sets new record, rare feat for Bhuvneshwar Kumar

July 21, 2014 9:57:14 am

Vijay has established an Indian record for the highest tally in two Tests in the same rubber vs England in England.

Liam Plunkett: A son first, a cricketer later

July 21, 2014 9:24:44 am

In 2007, Liam Plunkett almost quit cricket as he wanted to donate his kidney to his ailing father.

India tour of England: We are desperate to win this Test, says England assistant coach Paul Farbrace

July 21, 2014 1:32:58 am

Farbrace said that England will be turning up on day five with the intention to win the second Test vs India.

Braveheart: Fearless Ravindra Jadeja takes fight to England

July 21, 2014 9:20:03 am

Jeers to cheers at Lord’s as fearless Ravindra Jadeja takes fight to England, with bat and ball.

Home run for Nico Rosberg; Lewis Hamilton rallies to finish third

July 21, 2014 9:38:21 am

Bottas took second place for Williams, his third podium finish in a row and a hefty 20.7 seconds behind Rosberg.