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Expanded format exposes Europe’s flabby middl

When UEFA decided eight years ago to expand the European Championship from 16 to 24 teams, its then president Michel Platini promised the standard...

Discus thrower Seema Punia qualifies for Rio Olympics

Asian Games discus throw gold medal winner Seema Punia on Sunday qualified for the Rio Olympics with a 62.62 m effort at the Pat...

Real Madrid wins Champions League in penalty shootout

Cristiano Ronaldo did it again for Real Madrid, stepping forward to score a penalty and inflict another devastating loss in a Champions League final...

Mary Kom’s Rio dream over, loses in World C’ship 2nd round

Five-time world champion M.C. Mary Kom’s hopes of a second successive Olympic appearance ended today after she went down in the second round of...

Djokovic, Nadal on semi-final collision course in Paris

World number one Novak Djokovic is on a French Open semi-final collision course with nine-times champion Rafael Nadal after the draw was made on...

No patience for five-day cricket: Walsh

The West Indies has triumphed in the ICC World Twenty20 and Under-19 World Cup. Yet, paradoxically, these are stormy days in Caribbean cricket. Vexing issues...

Champion declared for the first MoneyGram Cricket Bee

(By a staff reporter) New Jersey- At a game show like set of the MoneyGram Cricket Bee on Saturday May 7th, Bharat Jayakumar of Sunnyvale,...

Rio spot: Sushil Kumar knocks at PM’s door

The battle for the men’s freestyle 74kg weight spot in the Olympics between Sushil Kumar and Narsingh Yadav has become so intense that it...

Indian boxing going through toughest time, says Mary Kom

It’s a tournament she has dominated like none but for the first time in her career, M C Mary Kom feels a sense of...

Mukul Mudgal in FIFA governance committee

World football body FIFA has turned to Justice (Retd.) Mukul Mudgal, appointing him as deputy chairman of its governance committee. “I have seen it on...

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Sushil qualifies for CWG amidst brawl

Double Olympic gold medallist Sushil Kumar and five other male wrestlers, on Friday, qualified for next year’s Commonwealth Games scheduled to be held in...

MCG pitch the villain in rare Test draw

Rival captains Steve Smith and Joe Root were critical of the lifeless Melbourne pitch after the fourth Ashes Test on Saturday, only the second...

Hamsik ensures Napoli reach halfway mark as leaders

A first-half goal from club record scorer Marek Hamsik gave Napoli a 1-0 win at Crotone on Friday, ensuring they will reach the halfway...