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Cesc Fabregas: Chelsea must wrap up EPL title on Friday

Chelsea’s Cesc Fabregas Fabregas made sure Chelsea capitalised on Tottenham Hotspur’s 1-0 defeat at West Ham United on Friday by setting up goals for Diego Costa and Nemanja Matic, with Marcos Alonso also finding the net yesterday. It left Chelsea seven points clear of Spurs at the summit and means …

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Pakistan's Mohammad Amir mulls quitting Test cricket

Prev Mohammad Amir Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir is considering ending his Test career in order to focus on ODIs and T20 cricket. According to reports in the Pakistani media, Amir discussed this prospect with teammates after Pakistan lost the second Test against the West Indies in Barbados. “Amir is upset …

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Sunil Chhetri-led Team India to play Lebanon in Mumbai

Prev Sunil Chhetri The ‘Mumbai Football Arena’ in the suburban Andheri Sports Complex is to be the venue of the international friendly between India and Lebanon next month. Confirming the development sources in the Western India Football Association said that June 7 has been designated for the football friendly at …

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At NBA’s India academy, height not the only criteria

Written by Gaurav Bhatt | Greater Noida | Published:May 10, 2017 5:46 am Trainees at the NBA’s academy in Greater Noida. Let alone a naive fantasy of ever playing for his beloved Boston Celtics, Preshit Pawar wouldn’t even entertain the notion of being one of India’s best young cagers back …

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Germany's Angelique Kerber advances to Madrid Open third round

Prev Angelique Kerber German Angelique Kerber overcame Czech Katerina Siniakova on Monday to advance to the third round in the Madrid Open tennis tournament. Kerber, who won 6-2, 1-6, 7-5 over the 20-year-old Czech, is set to meet either Russia’s Maria Sharapova or Canada’s Genie Bouchard in the next round, …

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Jhulan Goswami becomes leading wicket-taker in women's ODIs

Prev Indian cricketer Jhulan Goswami. File pic/PTI New Delhi: Former India captain Jhulan Goswami has surpassed Australian Cathryn Fitzpatrick to become the leading wicket-taker in Women’s One-Day International (ODI) cricket, taking her haul to 181 wickets from 153 outings. The 34-year-old pacer took three wickets against hosts South Africa during the …

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