Kolkata Oct 1 Veteran batsman Manoj Tiwary was appointed as the new Bengal captain for the Ranji Trophy opener against Karnataka by the senior selection committee here on Thursday.
Brasilia Sep 4 The following are the results from Brazil Serie A after Wednesdays matches according to XInhua news agency.
Colombo Sep 2 India batsman Rohit Sharma said he would prefer to stick to his style of play and aim at working harder in the nets to become a better player.
New Delhi, Aug 28 Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Mann Ki Baat address on Sunday payed tributes to the legendary hockey player Major Dhyan Chand and said that he was a live example of sportsman spirit and patriotism.
Brisbane, Jan 7 Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov and Japan's Kei Nishikori are set to meet in the final of the Brisbane Open tennis tournament after respectively beating the tournament's two top favourites, Canada's Milos Raonic and Swiss Stan Wawrinka here on Saturday.
Bengaluru Dec 24 Mumbai Garudas gave themselves a major boost ahead of the semi-finals as they maintained their all-win record with a 4-3 victory over Haryana Hammers in a Pro wrestling League (PWL) contest at the Koramangala Indoor Stadium here on Thursday.
Valencia (Spain) Feb 5 Valencia coach Gary Neville insisted he was not going to resign after suffering what he described as the most painful night of his career.
Mumbai Nov 9 Struggling middle-order batsman Suresh Raina was downgraded to Grade B in the new Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) centrally contracted players for year 2015-16 while batsman Ajinkya Rahane was rewarded for his recent performance with promotion to Grade A on Monday.
Dubai, Feb 28 Chris Broad, who was match referee for the first Test between India and Australia at Pune, has rated the Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) stadium pitch as poor, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Tuesday.
Wuhan (China) Sep 30 WTA rising star Anna Karolina Schmiedlova came back from the brink to upset former world No.1 Caroline Wozniacki in a marathon second round encounter at the Wuhan Open.