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Ecuador international Christian Benitez passes away

Ecuador international Christian Benitez passes away

Ecuador international Christian Benitez passed away on Monday age 27, his club El Jaish have confirmed.The striker, nicknamed Chucho, had recently completed a move to the Qatari outfit from Club…

Sri Lanka rest big guns for final ODI against Proteas

Sri Lanka rest big guns for final ODI against Proteas

Having taken an unbeatable 3-1 led in the five-match ODI series against South Africa, Sri Lanka decided to rest the senior troika of Mahela Jayawardene, Lasith Malinga and Rangana Herath…

Truth of Verity’s death puts Ashes in their place

Truth of Verity’s death puts Ashes in their place

There has already been talk of “campaigns” and “battles” during the ongoing Ashes series. And even the often sober Sydney Morning Herald newspaper referred to Australia’s 347-run defeat by England…

India to open World Cup defence against Pakistan on Feb 15

India to open World Cup defence against Pakistan on Feb 15

Defending champions India will take on arch-foes Pakistan in their opening match of the ICC cricket World Cup to be jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand from February 14…

IBL announces STAR Sports channels as host broadcaster

IBL announces STAR Sports channels as host broadcaster

The Indian Badminton League announced STAR Sports channels as the host broadcaster for the upcoming League, scheduled to be held from August 14 to 31. All the 90 matches, including…

World No.1 ranking and a Slam is priority now: Rohan Bopanna

World No.1 ranking and a Slam is priority now: Rohan Bopanna

Rohan Bopanna is content that the sacrifices he made in his tennis journey paid off as he became world number three but the Indian tennis star`s hunger for success has…

Ray Price retires from international cricket

Ray Price retires from international cricket

Zimbabwean left-arm spinner Ray Price, part of the team for the ongoing ODIs against India, has decided to call it quits from international cricket in the middle of the five-match…

Pakistan complete Windies Twenty20 sweep

Pakistan complete Windies Twenty20 sweep

Pakistan held off a desperate late surge by the West Indies to take the second and final Twenty20 international by 11 runs at the Arnos Vale Stadium in St Vincent.…

Our pacers can learn from Zimbabwe bowlers: Virat

Our pacers can learn from Zimbabwe bowlers: Virat

Indian fast bowlers put up an improved show on Sunday but skipper Virat Kohli said they can still learn from Zimbabwe pacers how to use the new ball effectively. R…

In Standford final: Agnieszka Radwanska reached

In Standford final: Agnieszka Radwanska reached

  Stanford, 29-july-2013: Top seed Agnieszka Radwanska booked her third final of 2013, routing Jamie Hampton 6-3, 6-2 at the WTA Stanford event to set up a title clash with…