Adelaide, June 19 Australia's fastest woman sprinter Melissa Breen said the authorities have taken the right decision to ban Russia's athletes, and added that she is happy to run against a field of clean rivals in the forthcoming Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
New York, Sep 1 Indian stars Rohan Bopanna and Leander Paes registered contrasting wins to enter the second round of their respective categories at the US Open tennis tournament here.
Ankara, March 2 Turkey officially applied to host the 2024 Union of European Football Association (UEFA) European Championship on Thursday, state-run Anadolu Agency reported.
Kolkata Oct 6 The South African and Indian cricket teams landed in the city on Tuesday for the third Twenty20 International outing at the Eden Gardens here on October 8.
Paris Dec 14 The following are the French Ligue 1 standings after matches played on Sunday (tabulated under matches played won drawn lost goals for against and points) according to Xinhua news agency.
New Delhi, July 29 BJP's Lok Sabha member and Indian cricket board President Anurag Thakur was on Friday commissioned into the Territorial Army in the rank of Lieutenant by army chief General Dalbir Singh, an official statement said.
Kolkata, Sep 23 In the midst of criticism hurled at the new national senior selection panel for being thin on Test experience, former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday said they should be given some time and it was too early to pass comment on them.
New Delhi Dec 24 The Madras Motor Sport Club (MMSC) on Thursday confirmed that it has won bids to host the National Racing Championships (NRC) for both two and four wheelers for the next three years.
Munich Aug 16 German football giants Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben says he misses teammate Franck Ribery and is eager to rekindle his partnership with the Frenchman on the field.
Kolkata March 20 With Virat Kohli scripting yet another famous victory -- this time against arch-rivals Pakistan -- Indian skipper M.S. Dhoni has attributed the talismanic batsmans hunger to perform and willingness to take up the challenge as the propelling factors behind his amazing consistency.