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Sandhu makes European top flight
Mumbai: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu became the first Indian footballer to play for a top-tier European club after the custodian made his debut for Stabek FC in a Norwegian Cup tie against Runar on Wednesday.The 23-year-old joined the former Norwegian champions on a three-year contract last year and is second choice goalkeeper behind Ivory Coast international Sayouba Mande. The debut could have not been...
Tahir always gives his 100%: Duminy   
New Delhi: Lauding the bowling efforts of leg spinner Imran Tahir, Delhi Daredevils captain JP Duminy has said the former always puts his 100 per cent on the field.Tahir turned the match against Mumbai Indians on its head returning with figures of 3/22 from his four overs at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium on Thursday. All his wickets came in the 17th over of the innings which yielded just four...
Delhi downs Mumbai Indians by 37 runs   
New Delhi: An impressive all-round display helped Delhi Daredevils overpower Mumbai Indians by 37 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Ferozeshah Kotla stadium here on Thursday.Chasing a formidable target of 191, Mumbai managed only 153 for nine. With the win, Daredevils improved to six points from six matches, occupying the fourth spot.The win also snapped Daredevils's...
Imran Khan accuses PCB of nepotism   23 April, 2015
Karachi: Legendary all-rounder Imran Khan has accused the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) of nepotism.Pakistan suffered a comprehensive 0-3 One-Day International (ODI) series loss to Bangladesh this week, losing the last match by eight wickets in Dhaka on Wednesday."Pakistan’s cricket will not improve as long as there are people in the cricket board who have come through nepotism and...
Sania-Martina suffer shock first defeat   23 April, 2015
Stuttgart: Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis lost their first competitive match as a women's doubles team as they crashed out of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix here.First-time pairing of Petra Martic and Stephanie Vogt pulled of a straight set stunner 6-3, 6-3 on Wednesday.Martic and Vogt were playing together for the first time and had one Women's Tennis Association (WTA) doubles title...
Saina, Sindhu advance, Kashyap out   23 April, 2015
Bangladesh whitewashes Pakistan   23 April, 2015
'de Villiers wicket was turning point'   23 April, 2015
Blame game continues in Paralympic Committee of India   23 April, 2015
BCCI mum on home ground request   22 April, 2015
Shuttler Sindhu makes winning return   22 April, 2015
Kolkata cricketer's condition stable   22 April, 2015
Finch undergoes surgery, out for 12 weeks   22 April, 2015
Sports ministry suspends Paralympic Committee of India   22 April, 2015
Kings XI beats Royals via Super Over   22 April, 2015
Maxwell blames WC high for form slump   21 April, 2015
Camaraderie is key to our success: Dhoni   21 April, 2015
Fresh head injury scare to young cricketer   21 April, 2015
Trott should be dropped: Botham   21 April, 2015
KKR conquer Delhi by six wickets   21 April, 2015
Neeraj Kumar appointed ACSU chief   20 April, 2015
Bolt unhappy despite victory in Rio   20 April, 2015
Bhajji defends Pollard's tape act   20 April, 2015
Mumbai Indians clinches first win   20 April, 2015
Rajasthan thrashes CSK by 8 wickets   19 April, 2015
CSK, Royals in top-of-the-table clash   18 April, 2015
Key game for RCB, Mumbai Indians   18 April, 2015
Holder century helps WI escape with draw   18 April, 2015
Bolt warns rivals ahead of Rio Olympics   18 April, 2015
Qualifier postponed by a day due to rain   27 May, 2014
Indian eves seek glory in chess WC   18 April, 2015
Bowlers win matches in T20: Nehra   18 April, 2015
Smith, McCullum blast Chennai to 6 wicket win   18 April, 2015
Priyadarshi to head IPL scam probe   17 April, 2015
Shiv Kapur qualifies for US Open   27 May, 2014
Easy win for Sunrisers   14 April, 2015
We need to look in the mirror: Duminy   26 May, 2014
PCI suspended, sports ministry issues notice   17 April, 2015
Sania gets No.1 ranking in doubles   13 April, 2015
Kashyap loses in Singapore Open semis   11 April, 2015
Apurvi books Rio ticket with WC bronze   11 April, 2015
Sania Mirza climbs to top of doubles ranking   13 April, 2015
Van Gaal has massive task: Scholes   22 May, 2014
Royals reports 'inappropriate' approach to BCCI   10 April, 2015
IPL snub to Pak players dented India's image: Afridi   24 May, 2014
Kashyap, Prannoy advance, Srikanth loses   09 April, 2015
Ministry urges help for boxer Rishu   09 April, 2015
Kamran lashes out at team management   09 April, 2015
Cricket world pays tribute to Richie Benaud   10 April, 2015
Saina Nehwal drops to World No.2   09 April, 2015
SRK elated over KKR win   09 April, 2015
Indian-origin Bhullar makes NBA history   08 April, 2015
Cash-strapped Indian ice hockey team seeks help   08 April, 2015
Hrithik charms Kolkata at IPL-8 opening   08 April, 2015
Figo disputes 'all African votes for Blatter' claim   08 April, 2015
India eyes win against hosts Malaysia   07 April, 2015
Resurgent Brazil healing World Cup wounds   07 April, 2015
These Kiwis can fly   06 April, 2015
Not done yet   06 April, 2015
Saina Nehwal skips Singapore Open   06 April, 2015
Harika wins bronze in World C'ship   06 April, 2015
Irfan Pathan eyes India comeback via IPL   06 April, 2015
Sania-Hingis pair wins Miami Open title   06 April, 2015
Saina loses in Malaysia Open semis   04 April, 2015
Tiger Woods out of top 100   01 April, 2015
WC hero Starc to miss early IPL matches   01 April, 2015
Harika exits World Chess Championship   01 April, 2015
Dutee allowed to take part in Asian C'ships   31 March, 2015
Men and the blues   28 March, 2015
Sri Lanka elects to bat first   18 March, 2015
Snubbed Kamal quits as ICC president   01 April, 2015
India favourites in quarterfinal   18 March, 2015
Protean deficiency   28 March, 2015
Beyond the boundary   28 March, 2015
Run feast on cards in Lanka vs Proteas clash   17 March, 2015
Star wars   28 March, 2015
Dravid suggests 14-team World Cup   16 March, 2015
Highlight reel   28 March, 2015
Shapoor is a sign   06 March, 2015
Leader board   28 March, 2015
Zidane wants to coach France national team   31 March, 2015
President to expose ICC's 'mischievous things'   30 March, 2015
Supporting cast   21 March, 2015
Looming bouncer   21 March, 2015
Platini secures third term as UEFA president   23 March, 2015
Pele backs Blatter bid for re-election   21 March, 2015
ICC president sniffs conspiracy in Bangladesh's loss   20 March, 2015
Dhoni's mantra for success—Keep it simple!   19 March, 2015
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Lure of the greens
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freewheeling  |  Derek O'Brien
Bullying the houses
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