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We can’t force India into accepting DRS: ICC

We can’t force India into accepting DRS: ICC

Left red-faced after the powerful BCCI opposed the Decision Review System at the Executive Board Meeting here, the ICC today said that it will not force India to accept the…

Brazilian swimmer Silva suspended 2 years for doping

Brazilian swimmer Silva suspended 2 years for doping

Brazilian swimmer Glauber Silva was suspended for two years and has lost his spot for the London Olympics after testing positive for increased levels of testosterone. Silva, who had qualified…

Jwala focusing on fitness to be battle-ready for Olympics

Jwala focusing on fitness to be battle-ready for Olympics

Jwala focusing on fitness to be battle-ready for Olympics Expressing confidence that she would do well in next month’s Olympics, ace shuttler Jwala Gutta today said she is focusing on…

Crushed Portugal should be proud: Ronaldo, Nani

Crushed Portugal should be proud: Ronaldo, Nani

Portugal should be proud of their performance at Euro 2012, even if their campaign ended in Wednesday’s crushing defeat in a penalty shootout in the semi-finals to holders Spain, forwards…

Djokovic overpowers Harrison to reach third round of Wimbledon

Djokovic overpowers Harrison to reach third round of Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic eased into the Wimbledon third round with a routine 6-4 6-4 6-4 win over American Ryan Harrison under the closed roof of the Centre Court on Wednesday. The…

Pawar’s reign as ICC president ends, Isaac takes over

Pawar’s reign as ICC president ends, Isaac takes over

Kuala Lumpur, Thursday, June 28, 2012: Sharad Pawar’s reign as the president of the International Cricket Council ended on Thursday as New Zealander Alan Isaac took charge from him for…

Spain smashed Portugal hopes with shootout victory

Spain smashed Portugal hopes with shootout victory

  Spain reached their third consecutive major tournament final after overcoming neighboursPortugal4-2 on penalties in the first Euro 2012 semi-final inDonetskon Wednesday. After an attritional game finished 0-0 following extra…

India team for Sri Lanka to be picked on July 4

India team for Sri Lanka to be picked on July 4

The Indian cricket team for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka, to play five ODIs and a lone Twenty20 International against the hosts, will be picked on July 4. “The…

Indian paddlers to train in China ahead of Olympics

Indian paddlers to train in China ahead of Olympics

With just a month left for the London Games, Olympic-bound Indian paddlers Soumyajit Ghosh and Ankita Das will leave for Zhengding, China on Sunday for a 16-day long training camp.…

Sania-Bethanie in second round of Wimbledon

Sania-Bethanie in second round of Wimbledon

Sania Mirza and her American partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands dominated with their returns to put out Russian Alla Kudryavtseva and American Sloane Stephens 6-4, 6-2 in a rain interrupted first round…