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India to compete in Asia Rugby Championship at Chinese Taipei

India to compete in Asia Rugby Championship at Chinese Taipei

The Indian Men’s Rugby XVs team is set to compete at the Asia Rugby Championship Divison 2 Rugby XVs – to be held in Taiwan from November 15 to 18.…

FIFA bribery trial to kick off in New York

FIFA bribery trial to kick off in New York

The FIFA corruption trial is to get underway with opening statements in New York on Monday, two and a half years after US prosecutors unveiled the largest graft scandal in…

Italy keeper Buffon ends international career

Italy keeper Buffon ends international career

Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon confirmed he was ending his international career after the four-time champions failed to reach the World Cup for the first time in 60 years. Buffon, 39,…

I’m ready to offer Sunil Chhetri Myanmar passport: Coach

I’m ready to offer Sunil Chhetri Myanmar passport: Coach

Myanmar coach Gerd Zaise is so impressed with Sunil Chhetri that he is willing to offer the Indian football team skipper his country’s passport. Referring to Chhetri’s goal, which made…

Italy fails to qualify for 2018 World Cup

Italy fails to qualify for 2018 World Cup

The four-time World Cup winners Italy have failed to qualify for the 2018 football showdown to be held in Russia. With many stalwarts on the Italian side, they could only…

Neymar neurosis clouds Brazil”s Wembley trip

Neymar neurosis clouds Brazil”s Wembley trip

It is with a raincloud hovering above the head of their talisman Neymar that Brazil are gearing up for their final assignment of 2017 against England at Wembley tomorrow. Though…

We can’t take Myanmar lightly: Chhetri

We can’t take Myanmar lightly: Chhetri

Captain Sunil Chhetri on Sunday said that India’s AFC Asian Cup qualifiers rivals Myanmar were no pushovers and his side will not take the visitors lightly in their encounter on…

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes father for fourth time

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes father for fourth time

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has announced that he had become a father for the fourth time after girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez gave birth to a baby girl, Alana Martina. “Alana…

Neymar not immune to criticism, says Mbappe

Neymar not immune to criticism, says Mbappe

Kylian Mbappe insisted his Paris Saint-Germain team-mate Neymar is “human like everyone else” after the Brazilian was reduced to tears on Friday by the controversy that has followed him since…

Hope Solo accuses ex-FIFA boss Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

Hope Solo accuses ex-FIFA boss Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

U.S goalkeeper Hope Solo has accused former FIFA president Sepp Blatter of sexual harassment. The World Cup winner, 36, says the incident happened at the 2013 Ballon d’Or awards, before…