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Delhi pollution remains severe: Mathews

Delhi pollution remains severe: Mathews

-- 2017-12-04 12:00:00

Delhi's smog did not halt play as it did on Sunday but Sri Lanka batsman Angelo Mathews said the air remained as bad as his team battled for survival against India in the final test on Monday. The se...

Ramos sees red in draw at San Mamés

Ramos sees red in draw at San Mamés

-- 2017-12-03 12:00:00

Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo both hit the post while Sergio Ramos was sent off as Real Madrid were held by Athletic Bilbao at San Mamés. Zinedine Zidane's champions needed a win to redu...

Rangpur beat Khulna, reach super four

Rangpur beat Khulna, reach super four

-- 2017-12-03 12:00:00

Rangpur Riders booked a seat of the last-four with one match to spare in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 with a 19-run victory against Khulna Titans at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium (...

United punish shambolic Gunners

United punish shambolic Gunners

-- 2017-12-03 11:46:48

Manchester United ruthlessly punished defensive errors to become the first side to win a league game at Arsenal since January in one of the matches of the season so far. Jose Mourinho's side during S...

Sylhet sinks Chittagong

Sylhet sinks Chittagong

-- 2017-12-03 07:51:41

Sylhet Sixers crushed Chittagong Vikings by 10 wickets in a must-win game to keep their hope of the last-four race alive in Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadiu...

Promoted Strasbourg beat PSG

Promoted Strasbourg beat PSG

-- 2017-12-03 07:08:28

Newly promoted Strasbourg, one of the smallest clubs in League 1, produced the biggest upset of the league so far by beating Paris Saint-Germain 2-1 on Saturday. Strasbourg, just above the relegat...

Stokes scores 2 in first-class cricket return

Stokes scores 2 in first-class cricket return

-- 2017-12-03 01:16:39

England all-rounder Ben Stokes made only 2 runs in his first cricket since September when he turned out for Canterbury against Otago in New Zealand's Ford Trophy. New Zealand-born Stokes, who batted...

FIFA won’t tolerate racism at 2018 WC: Infantino

FIFA won’t tolerate racism at 2018 WC: Infantino

-- 2017-12-02 12:24:02

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has said racism will not be tolerated at next year's World Cup in Russia, adding that referees will have the power to stop or even abandon matches if discriminatory inc...

Kohli bags yet another milestone

Kohli bags yet another milestone

-- 2017-12-02 12:00:00

Virat Kohli notched up yet another milestone going past the 5000-run mark in Tests during the second session of day one of the third and the final Test between India and Sri Lanka at the Feroz Shah Ko...

Dhaka beat Rajshahi by 99 runs in BPL

Dhaka beat Rajshahi by 99 runs in BPL

-- 2017-12-02 11:37:53

Defending champions Dhaka Dynamites routed Rajshahi Kings by 99 runs in the 36th match of the 5th BPL T20 to register their 6th win in the league at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Saturday....

Comilla pip Rangpur, enter BPL playoffs

Comilla pip Rangpur, enter BPL playoffs

-- 2017-12-02 09:55:43

Table-toppers Comilla Victorians defeated Rangpur Riders by four wickets to register their 8th win and became the first team to qualify for the playoffs in the seven-team Bangladesh Premier League (BP...

Barca drop more points with Celta draw

Barca drop more points with Celta draw

-- 2017-12-02 09:07:17

La Liga leaders Barcelona were held to a 2-2 home draw by Celta Vigo on Saturday as their former assistant coach Juan Carlos Unzue dented the title hopes of the Catalans, who dropped points for the se...

Bale to miss Bilbao trip with fresh injury

Bale to miss Bilbao trip with fresh injury

-- 2017-12-02 04:02:11

Gareth Bale will miss Real Madrid's match at Athletic Bilbao on Saturday with a recurrence of a calf injury. The Welshman, 28, returned after two months out and made two goals in Real's 2-2 draw with...

England fail to fire under Adelaide lights

England fail to fire under Adelaide lights

-- 2017-12-02 03:31:28

England failed to make the inroads into the Australian batting order they needed after gambling on bowling first in the inaugural day-night Ashes test on Saturday.  The hosts reached the second...

FA charges Conte with misconduct

FA charges Conte with misconduct

-- 2017-12-01 12:49:44

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has been charged by the Football Association with misconduct following his dismissal against Swansea City. The Blues boss was sent to the stands in the 43rd minute of hi...

Comilla on top after Chittagong phase

Comilla on top after Chittagong phase

-- 2017-12-01 12:39:20

CHITTAGONG, Nov 30 (UNB): Comilla Victorians topped the points table of the 5th Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) after the end of the Chittagong phase as they handed a 12-run defeat to defending champi...

WC 2018: Spain, Portugal in same group  

WC 2018: Spain, Portugal in same group  

-- 2017-12-01 12:00:00

Neighbours Spain and Portugal will meet at next year's Fifa World Cup after being drawn in the same group during Friday's draw in Moscow. Champions Germany are in Group F with Mexico, Sweden and Sout...

Barca steamroll Murcia, advance to Cup last 16

Barca steamroll Murcia, advance to Cup last 16

-- 2017-11-30 12:00:00

Barcelona reached the Copa del Rey last 16 with a convincing victory over Real Murcia, but there were shock exits for Athletic Bilbao and Real Sociedad. Third-tier Lleida recovered from three goals d...

Canterbury sign Stokes, Ashes return still in doubt

Canterbury sign Stokes, Ashes return still in doubt

-- 2017-11-30 11:41:27

England cricketer Ben Stokes will play for Canterbury province in New Zealand's domestic one-day competition beginning Sunday, despite being barred from international play as he waits to learn whether...

Sammy, debutant Onik secure Rajshahi's 4th win

Sammy, debutant Onik secure Rajshahi's 4th win

-- 2017-11-30 01:03:11

CHITTAGONG, Nov 29 (UNB): Chittagong Vikings made their early exit from the last four race of the seven-team 5th Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 after a 33-run loss against Rajshahi Kings in the 3...

FIFA sells nearly 0.75m WC tickets before draw

FIFA sells nearly 0.75m WC tickets before draw

-- 2017-11-29 12:00:00

FIFA has sold 742,760 match tickets in the first round of sales for the World Cup before Friday's draw for the finals. The majority of ticket applications came from host nation Russia with 47 per cen...

Bale helps Madrid survive Copa scare

Bale helps Madrid survive Copa scare

-- 2017-11-29 12:00:00

Gareth Bale created two goals on his return from injury as Real Madrid avoided an embarrassing defeat by third-tier club Fuenlebrada in the Copa del Rey. The Wales forward, 28, came off the bench aft...

Japanese sumo champ retires over alleged assault

Japanese sumo champ retires over alleged assault

-- 2017-11-29 01:03:04

Sumo grand champion Harumafuji has said he will retire from the sport, in a scandal that has rocked Japan's highly ceremonial sport. Harumafuji is being investigated for an alleged assault on a junio...

Milan fire Montella, put Gattuso in charge

Milan fire Montella, put Gattuso in charge

-- 2017-11-28 12:00:00

AC Milan have sacked Vincenzo Montella as manager and placed Gennaro Gattuso in charge of the first team. The club are seventh in Serie A on 20 points, 18 behind leaders Napoli, after a run of only t...

Five more Russians get lifetime Olympic bans

Five more Russians get lifetime Olympic bans

-- 2017-11-28 12:00:00

Five more Russian athletes have been banned from the Olympics for life as a result of the International Olympic Committee's investigations into the country's doping scandal. Sergei Chudinov, Aleksei...

Rangpur breeze past Sylhet, Comilla crush Khulna

Rangpur breeze past Sylhet, Comilla crush Khulna

-- 2017-11-28 12:00:00

Rangpur Riders beat Sylhet Sixers by four wickets in Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Cricket Stadium in Chittagong on Tuesday. Rangpur chased down a target of 174 runs s...

Buffon may play for Italy again!

Buffon may play for Italy again!

-- 2017-11-28 08:01:12

Just two weeks after announcing his retirement from international duty, legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon had admitted he could play for the Italy national team again. Buffon bid a tearful farewe...

Ashwin’s record-breaking spell helps India down SL

Ashwin’s record-breaking spell helps India down SL

-- 2017-11-28 01:40:47

Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin polished off Sri Lanka’s tail in the second test to help India equal their biggest victory margin and go 1-0 up in the three-match series in Nagpur on Monday. Th...

Barca draw at Mestalla after goal-line controversy

Barca draw at Mestalla after goal-line controversy

-- 2017-11-27 12:00:00

Barca were denied the opener at The Mestalla as Lionel Messi’s tame shot after half an hour was spilt by goalkeeper Neto and bounced over the line before the Brazilian dragged it back over but r...

Australia claim first blood in Ashes

Australia claim first blood in Ashes

-- 2017-11-27 12:00:00

Australia sealed a dominant 10-wicket victory before lunch on day five of the series-opening Ashes test on Monday, having chased 170 runs without loss in a blow to England’s pride. Steve Smith&...