New Delhi, March 15 The venue for the final of the U-17 World Cup is likely to be decided once the final round of FIFA inspection starting March 22 is complete, sources close to the Local Organising Committee (LOC) said.
New Delhi, March 15 Indian boxing will soon join the professional league bandwagon with the first edition of the Pro Boxing India Championship (PBIC) scheduled to be held later this year.
Ranchi, March 15 Ahead of the third cricket Test match from Thursday, Australia captain Steve Smith on Wednesday rubbished his opposite number Virat Kohli's allegations that he cheated more than once while taking Decision Review System (DRS) calls. He reiterated that it was his 'brain fade' that led to the controversial incident and he would never do it on a consistent basis.
Lahore, March 15 The Inzamam ul Haq-led Pakistan selection committee on Wednesday recalled veteran wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal and opener Ahmed Shehzad for the upcoming three One-day Internationals (ODI) and two Twenty20 Internationals during their tour of the West Indies later this month.
Melbourne, March 15 Batsman Adam Voges and left-arm orthodox spinner Xavier Doherty have announced their retirement from international cricket, Cricket Australia declared on Wednesday.
Ranchi, March 15 Though wanting to move on and focus on the third cricket Test here against Australia, India skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday said he has no regrets about his showdown with Australian captain Steve Smith over DRS.
Indian Wells (California), March 15 Two of the best tennis players of the generation, Switzerland's Roger Federer and Spain's Rafael Nadal won in the third round to set-up a pre-quarter-final clash at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here.
Turin, March 15 Paulo Dybala's first-half penalty was enough for Juventus as the Italian football champions shut out Portuguese club Porto 1-0 to complete a 3-0 win on aggregate in their Champions League pre-quarterfinal tie here.
Munich, March 15 Bayern Munich chairman Karlheinz Rummingge has said that Joshua Kimmich, a reported transfer target of Manchester City, will be Philipp Lahm's successor as the Bavarian football club's right-back, although he has not earned any minutes so far this season.
Ranchi, March 15 After a week of charges and counter-charges from either side following India's dramatic comeback to win the second Test in Bengaluru and level the series 1-1 against Australia, all eyes will now be on the third game as the Jharkhand State Cricket Association International Stadium gears up to host its first ever five-day game here from Thursday.