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Wimbledon glory for Sania?

INDIAN tennis ace Sania Mirza has a chance of Wimbledon glory as she and Russian partner Elena Vesnina have made it through to the...

Tennis: Bopanna, Dabrowski win French Open mixed title

    India's Rohan Bopanna and Canada's Gabriela Dabrowski won the French Open mixed doubles title on Thursday. The seventh seeds defeated Anna-Lena Groenfeld of Germany...

Football Association set to punish Russia for fan violence

  Union of European Football Associations (UEFA ) will on Tuesday announce a first verdict against Russia for the football unrest caused by their fans...

Bullet train: Guj farmers up in arms, oppose land surveys

Land acquisition for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train project is facing opposition from farmers in the state of Gujarat, with villagers not allowing the joint...

England score ODI world record 481-6 v Australia

England stormed to a world record 481 for six as they demolished Australia's bowling attack in the third match of their ODI series at...

David Beckham wants to see England vs Argentina in FIFA World Cup 2018 final

Former captain David Beckham has tipped England to play Lionel Messi’s Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 final, reflecting rising optimism about the Three...

Geeta Phogat, sister Babita dropped from Asian Games camp for ‘indiscipline’

Axed from the national camp for “serious indiscipline”, the celebrated Phogat sisters will have to explain their absence for any chance of a comeback,...

Uruguay strike late to beat Egypt as Salah sits out match

Jose Gimenez was the unlikely 89th-minute match winner as Uruguay defeated an Egypt side shorn of star man Mohamed Salah 1-0 in their World...

Messi’s penalty miss not to blame for draw with Iceland – Maradona

Diego Maradona says Lionel Messi’s second-half penalty miss was not the reason Argentina failed to defeat Iceland at the World Cup on Saturday.Messi saw...

Kane takes to world stage as England edge past Tunisia

England captain Harry Kane declared his arrival on football’s biggest stage when he scored twice, including a stoppage-time winner, in a dramatic 2-1 victory...