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  • NEUER OUT FOR REST OF SEASON

    Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has been ruled out for the rest of the season after suffering a fracture to his left foot in Bayern Munich’s Champions League quarterfinal defeat at Real Madrid. The club says…

     
  • “FIFA image damaging search for world cup sponsors,”

    Fifa’s tarnished image is badly hindering the search for sponsors for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko said. His comments came after the Financial Times reported that the corruption-tainted world…

     
  • FIFA `EVALUATING’ AIFF REQUEST TO STAGE INDIA MATCHES IN DELHI

    FIFA has  said that it was “evaluating“ India’s request to stage the group matches of Under-17 World Cup involving the national team in the national capital, but asserted that it will have the final say…

     
  • Adidas email sparks furore

    Adidas sparked a social media outcry  after sending an email congratulating runners in the Boston Marathon for having “survived“ the race even as memories remain fresh of the 2013 deadly bombing of the event in…

     
  • Grizzlies coach fined $30,000

    Memphis coach David Fizdale, whose “take that“ rant on the officiating in the Grizzlies’  playoff loss at San Antonio went viral, was fined $30,000 by the NBA. Fizdale excoriated officials after the Grizzlies’ 96-82 loss.…

     
  • Maharaj to make ODI debut for South Africa

    Indian-origin left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj has been included in the 15-man Proteas squad for the ICC Champions Trophy, Cricket South Africa (CSA) has announced. The squad will play three ODIs against England, starting with the…

     
  • 5 Russian athletes banned for doping

    Five Russian athletes have been given two-year doping bans for offenses at the 2012 Olympics and 2013 track and field world championships, the All-Russian Athletics Federation has said. The five include Antonina Krivoshapka, who won…

     
  • Tennis match interrupted due to loud sex noises

    In tennis, disrup tions usually occur if a spectator screams when the ball is tossed up for serve, or if the shadow of an aeroplane affects a rally. But the reason behind this latest delay…

     
  • New England Patriots sign Mike Gillislee

    estricted free agent Mike Gillislee could be joining the New England Patriots’  backfield after inking a two-year deal. The offer sheet is worth $6.4 million and includes $4 million in year one, media from US reported. Gillislee,…

     
  • Ex-NFL Star Kills Self in Prison

    Former New England Patriots Aaron Hernandez killed himself in prison media from US reported citing statement by the Massachusetts Department of Corrections. The department said officers found Hernandez hanging in his cell. He hanged himself in his cell…