Charity football match for Kerala flood victims in Kolkata

Kolkata, Sep 19 : Legendary former footballer I.M. Vijayan and defender Debjit Ghosh will take part in a charity match at Kalyani on Saturday to raise funds for the victims of the devastating Kerala floods. Vijayan, who was one of the victims of the Kerala floods, will lead a Red Star team with the likes […]

Sevilla wraps up preparations for Europa League clash with Standard Liege

Seville, Sep 19 : Sevilla held a final training session on Wednesday on the eve of their UEFA Europa League group stage home opener against Belgian club Standard Liege. Three players were absent from the practice: midfielder Maxime Gonalons and defenders Gabriel Mercado and Sergio Escudero, as they are respectively suffering from injuries to the […]

Asia Cup: India restrict Pakistan to low total

Dubai, Sep 19 : Pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar and part-time off-spinner Kedar Jadhav took three wickets each as India restricted Pakistan to a paltry 162 in their Group A clash of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Wednesday. The lynchpins of a strong Indian bowling performance, Bhuvneshwar returned figures of 3/15 while Jadhav got 3/23. […]

Asia Cup: India restrict Pakistan to low total

Dubai, Sep 19 : India produced a strong bowliung performance to restrict Pakistan to 162 runs in their Group A clash of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Wednesday. Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Kedar Jadhav were the lynchpins of the Indian bowling with three wickets each. Bhuvneshwar returned figures of 3/15 while Jadhav got 3/23. […]

Nadal withdraws from Asian tournaments due to knee injury

Madrid, Sep 19 : Spain tennis superstar Rafael Nadal, World No. 1, on Wednesday announced his withdrawal from his upcoming tournaments in Beijing and Shanghai due to a knee injury. The same injury forced Nadal, 32, out of the US Open on September 7 during his semifinal match against Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina […]

Rajasthan Cricket Association dissolved

Jaipur, Sep 19 : Ahead of Assembly elections, the government has dissolved the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA), removing veteran Congress president C.P. Joshi as its chief, making the other camp of former RCA president Lalit Modi stronger. The working committee was also dissolved on Tuesday night and there shall be fresh elections within the next […]