Injuries enforce Belgium, Canada to make changes

Injuries enforce Belgium, Canada to make changes

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | PTI | Bhubaneswar

 Olympic Silver medallist Belgium and Canada were on Tuesday forced to make a change each in their squads due to injuries at the ongoing men's hockey World Cup here. Belgium's Emmanuel Stockbroek has been withdrawn from the squad due to a hamstring injury sustained in his side's 2-2 draw against India...

Utd host Gunners at Old Trafford

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | AFP | Manchester

Jose Mourinho needs to lift Manchester United's morale quickly as a deflating run of performances threatens to throw their season off track completely but he faces a daunting task against a revitalised Arsenal. Mourinho's team have not looked themselves at Old Trafford for much of the season, with their past two...

Milik’s strike lifts Napoli

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | AFP | Nepales

Arkadiusz Milik came off the bench to snatch a late 2-1 win for Napoli over Atalanta on Monday that consolidated second place in Serie A and reduced the gap on leaders Juventus to eight points. Polish forward Milik scored the winner five minutes from time shortly after coming on after Fabian...

Azpilicueta signs new Chelsea contract

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | AFP | London

Spanish international Cesar Azpilicueta, one of the longest-serving players at Chelsea, signed a new four-year contract on Tuesday which if he sees it out will take him to 10 years with the Premier League club. The 29-year-old defender — who joined the Blues in 2012 from French outfit Marseille and has...


Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | Agencies

Budapest to host Athletics world Monaco: The Hungarian capital of Budapest will host the 2023 World Athletics Championships, the IAAF announced on Tuesday. The next worlds will take place in Doha in 2019 before going to Eugene, United States, in 2021. It will be the first time Budapest has hosted the...

Icardi wins Serie A footballer of year award

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | AFP | Milan

Inter Milan's Argentina striker Mauro Icardi won the Serie A Footballer of the Year award at the Gran Gala del Calcio ceremony in Milan on Monday night. The 25-year-old becomes the first player outside Juventus to win the Italian Players' Association award, voted for by his peers, since Zlatan Ibrahimovic with...

Host apologises as ‘twerk' request causes storm

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | AFP | Paris

French DJ Martin Solveig apologised and said he was taken aback by the stormy reaction online after he asked the inaugural women's Ballon D'Or winner Ada Hegerberg whether she could "twerk" live on stage. The awards co-host in Paris provoked a torrent of complaints about sexism with his question about the...

Modric sees off French stars, wins Ballon d’Or

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | AFP | Paris

Luka Modric saw off competition from a host of French World Cup stars as the Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder won the 2018 Ballon d'Or on Monday, ending the 10-year stranglehold on the award by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Modric, 33, was announced as the winner of the prestigious prize...

Sunday Edition

Full support to UP police: Gen Rawat

09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Will win at least 140 seats in MP: BJP

09 December 2018 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

Indian Navy ship seizes arms, ammunition off Somali coast

09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

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09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Yogi trying to derail probe in Bulandshahr violence: Congress

09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer