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Bangladesh’s Tamim Iqbal tunes up for Test comeback with record domestic triple-century

Tamim Iqbal warmed up for his Test comeback with a triple-century on Sunday -- the highest first-class score ever recorded on Bangladeshi soil. The left-hander became only the second Bangladeshi to score a triple ton while smashing...

U-19 World Cup | Fancied India meet Pakistan in first semifinal

Four-time champions India will back themselves to reach their third successive final at the Under-19 World Cup when they face arch-rivals Pakistan in a last four clash here on Tuesday. Both teams go into the semifinal unbeaten....

Kohli’s India reminds me of Pakistan under Imran Khan: Manjrekar

Former India cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar on Monday said Virat Kohli’s India reminded him of the Pakistan team under Imran Khan for their strong self-belief and ability to win matches from the jaws of defeat.“India under Virat in...

Umar Akmal faces sanctions for misbehaving during fitness test: Report

Pakistan’s out-of-favour wicketkeeper Umar Akmal could face disciplinary action after he reportedly asked a trainer “where is the fat” while exposing himself completely during a fitness test. The matter has been reported to the Pakistan Cricket Board...

Bananaman, Nadal’s kiss and a ‘crazy aunt’ – five Australian Open moments

From bushfire smoke to a memorable kiss and a controversial banana, the Australian Open was never short of incident.Mother Nature roarsMelbourne's weather is famously fickle and Mother Nature — seemingly no fan of tennis — appeared determined to...

New mascot for National Games: flame-throated bulbul

The flame-throated bulbul, also called the Rubigula, was chosen as the mascot of the 36th National Games to be held in Goa because it is the State bird, a senior sports department official said on Sunday.The mascot, which...

Shakira, Jennifer Lopez headlines Super Bowl halftime show

The popular Super Bowl halftime show is only 13 minutes long, but the million-dollar-a-minute extravaganza takes thousands of people, months of planning and near military precision to pull off.Organizers have the Herculean task of turning a football...

Indian Super League | Krishna’s twin strike floors Jamshedpur

A brilliant Roy Krishna struck twice as ATK blanked an ineffective Jamshedpur FC 3-0 in a Hero Indian Super League clash at the JRD Tata Sports Complex in Jamshedpur on Sunday.Krishna (2nd, 75th) and Edu Garcia (59th) were...

Ansu Fati back among the goals as Barca see off Levante

Barcelona teenager Ansu Fati scored twice to lead his side to a 2-1 win at home to Levante on Sunday, finding the net in a league game for the first time in more than four months and becoming...

Manchester City must do better next season, says Guardiola

Pep Guardiola refused to criticise his players but said they must do better next season after Manchester City wasted numerous chances, missed a penalty and had Oleksandr Zinchenko sent off in a 2-0 Premier League loss at Tottenham...


Bengaluru FC secures Asia berth

The AIFF, on Thursday, announced Bengaluru FC (BFC) as India’s third team in the 2021 AFC continental club competitions. The side will feature...