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Supreme Court tells BCCI ex-chief Anurag Thakur to apologise

Anurag Thakur The Supreme Court on Friday asked former Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Anurag Thakur to tender an “unequivocal and unconditional” apology for saying that the court’s order for ushering in reforms in the country’s apex cricket body amounted to government interference. The bench of …

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Indian decathlete Jagtar Singh named for Asian meet fails dope test

PrevNext Representational Image India’s campaign in the Asian Athletics Championships here has been hit by a doping scandal with leading decathlete Jagtar Singh testing positive for a banned substance. Jagtar’s urine sample ‘A’, collected during the Federation Cup National Championships in Patiala last month by the NADA, has returned positive …

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China captain Zheng Zhi gets four-game ban for handshake snub

By: Reuters | Hong Kong | Published:July 7, 2017 7:38 pm Zheng Zhi Suspended on grounds of his failure to lead his Guangzhou Evergrande team mates into a post-match handshake with match officials. (Source: Reuters) China captain Zheng Zhi was handed a four-match suspension by the Chinese Football Association (CFA) …

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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola takes a shot a golf

Prev Man City boss Pep English Premier League club Manchester City’s boss Pep Guardiola is using his holidays to show off his golfing talent alongside champions like Rory McIlroy at the Irish Open on Wednesday. Guardiola, 46, who has been busy in the transfer market ahead of the upcoming season, …

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Wimbledon: Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal reach third round

Britain’s Andy Murray returns to Germany’s Dustin Brown during their Men’s Singles Match on day three at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Pic/AP/PTI Defending champion Andy Murray and 10-time French Open winner Rafael Nadal both moved to the third at Wimbledon with a straight-sets wins …

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Virat Kohli breaks yet another Sachin Tendulkar record!

Prev Virat Kohli. Pic/ AFP Virat Kohli scored an unbeaten century enroute to India’s thrilling eight-wicket-win over hosts West Indies in the fifth and final ODI in order to clinch the series 3-1. In doing so, Virat Kohli also notched up his 18th successful ODI century during a chase and …

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John Kristik hired to run North American World Cup bid

By: AP | Published:July 7, 2017 7:39 am FIFA’s decision on hosting of the 2026 World Cup is expected in 2020. (Source: Reuters) John Kristick, a managing director of the failed U.S. bid to host the 2022 World Cup and a former executive of FIFA marketing partner Infront Sports & …

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