Other sport

Friday, 22 Jun 2018 | Agencies

India to play 203 games with 51 Tests new delhi: World cricket's most marketable team India will once again play the maximum number of international matches across three formats - 203 in the next five-year Futures & Programme Cycle (2018-2023). In this period, India is expected to play 51 Test matches,...


Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 | Agencies

Brazil ask for var clarification SOCHI: The Brazilian Football Confederation is questioning FIFA about the procedures used for video review during Brazil's match against Switzerland at the World Cup. The confederation says they are asking FIFA to clarify if the system was used during two key second-half decisions that went...

Russian dream run continues

Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 | AP | St Petersburg

Two wins, eight goals and almost certainly a place in the knockout stage for first time since the Soviet era. Russia is enjoying quite the party at their own World Cup - and not even the highly anticipated return of Mohamed Salah could slow it down on Tuesday. Confounding grim pre-tournament predictions,...

Suarez redeems himself with winning goal

Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 | AP | ROSTOV-ON-DON

Veteran striker Luis Suarez marked his 100th international with a winning goal as Uruguay defeated Saudi Arabia 1-0 in a Group A clash here on Wednesday to enter the pre-quarterfinals of the FIFA World Cup. Suarez's 23rd-minute strike from close range decided the match as Saudi Arabia lost their second consecutive...

Cuper uncertain over Egypt future

Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 | AP | ST PETERSBURG

Hector Cuper doesn't know what his future holds now that Egypt is on the brink of World Cup elimination. Egypt lost on Tuesday for the second time in the tournament when they fell 3-1 to host Russia. Asked after the game if he thinks he will retain his job as coach, Cuper...

Scoring winner is dream come true: Kane

Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 | IANS | St Petersburg

England football captain Harry Kane said scoring the winner at such a high level was a dream come true, according to an interview shared by the English Football Association on Wednesday. Kane's brace of goals enabled England to edge past a gritty Tunisia in their opening match. The skipper caught up with...

Russians celebrate once-maligned team as heroes

Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 | AP | St Petersburg

What a transformation. Russia's World Cup football team, metamorphosed from national laughing stock to heroes of the motherland in less than a week. And no one is more stunned than their own fans. Chants of "Ro-see-ya! Ro-see-ya!" reverberated through the St Petersburg Stadium and along the nearby wind-whipped shores of the Baltic...


Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 | AFP | Moscow

Cristiano Ronaldo followed up his opening game heroics at the World Cup with the only goal in a 1-0 win for Portugal against Morocco as the European champions edged closer to the last 16. The Real Madrid star struck in the fourth minute in Moscow to surpass Hungarian legend Ferenc Puskas...

Argentina rally behind Messi for Croatia clash

Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 | AP | Nizhniy Novgorod

Argentina are rallying around captain Lionel Messi as the South American giants prepare for their crucial Group D clash with Croatia here on Thursday. Messi made an unhappy start to the World Cup on Saturday, missing what would have been a winning penalty as Argentina were held to a 1-1 draw...

Wary Socceroos await key Denmark battle

Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 | AFP | Kazan

Captain Mile Jedinak says Australia cannot afford to focus solely on dangerman Christian Eriksen when they face Denmark looking for the win that could save their World Cup campaign. A gut-wrenching 2-1 defeat to France in their Group C opener has left the Socceroos targeting a win on Thursday as they...



Sunday Edition

View All

‘Assault’ on police driver: Action against Kerala ADGP

17 Jun 2018 | VR Jayaraj | Kochi

In a swift move intended at stemming the protests brewing in the State police force against certain top officials’ ‘feudalistic’ practice of persecuting policemen and camp followers by using them as house servants, the Kerala Government on Saturday removed ADGP Sudesh Kumar, whose daughter was the other day booked for assaulting and verbally abusing his official police driver, from the position of head of the Armed Police Battalion. The action against...

Read More


View All

Schoolchildren get info on benefits

22 Jun 2018 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Observing the Yoga Day, the school students of Sharda Vihar School performed Yoga postures on Thursday. Observing International Yoga Day 750 students of the school got information about Yoga and students were informed about the benefits of Yoga were...

Read More

Page generated in 0.4293 seconds.