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England’s Daly to start at full-back against Barbarians

Elliot Daly will start England's non-cap international on Sunday against the Barbarians at full-back, with Danny Cipriani having to settle for a place among...

Scaling ambitions: India’s Arjun Vajpai world’s youngest to summit six peaks over 8,000m

Indian mountaineer Arjun Vajpai this week became the youngest person in the world to scale six peaks of over 8,000 metres when he summited...

‘Out of Gas’ De Villiers retires from international cricket

Former South Africa cricket captain and batting mainstay A B de Villiers announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket on Wednesday, saying...

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,...

England overtake India to reclaim top spot in ICC ODI rankings

England have overtaken India to seize the top spot in the ICC ODI team rankings following the annual update. England's rise up the table...

Champions Trophy to be replaced with world T20 tournament

The International Cricket Council said Thursday it will kill off the Champions Trophy tournament and replace it with a world T20 championship that will...

ICC grants T20 International status to all 104 members

The ICC has decided to grant T20 International status to all its existing 104 members in a bid to popularize the game across the...

Kohli fined 12 lakh for slow over rate against CSK

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has been fined Rs 12 lakh for maintaining slow over-rate during their Indian Premier League (IPL) against Chennai...

India tennis star Mirza announces pregnancy

Grand Slam-winning Indian tennis star Sania Mirza on Monday announced that she is pregnant, but did not say if this meant the end of...

Opportunity knocks for Arsenal in post-Wenger era

Arsene Wenger's decision to step down as Arsenal manager after 22 years in charge marks the end of an era, but also a huge...