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India may need 800 years to qualify for the World Cup: Bhaichung

India may need 800 years to qualify for the World Cup: Bhaichung

Bhaichung Bhutia, the name synonymous with Indian football for the masses, is of the opinion that for Indiato qualify for the World Cup, a complete overhaul of systems in required…

Michael Owen mulls retirement after lack of Premier League offers

Michael Owen mulls retirement after lack of Premier League offers

Former Liverpool, Real Madrid and Manchester United striker Michael Owen has suggested that retirement could be on the cards if he cannot find the right club. The ex-England international is…

No panic over England losses, says cricket boss

No panic over England losses, says cricket boss

Cricket Australia`s team performance director says there will be no panic over the side`s worst one-day series defeat just 12 months out from the Ashes series, but that “anyone looking…

Muralitharan signs with T20’s Melbourne Renegades

Muralitharan signs with T20’s Melbourne Renegades

Muttiah Muralitharan, the world’s leading all-time test wicket-taker with 800, will play Twenty20 cricket with the Melbourne Renegades and will likely face his old spin bowling rival Shane Warne in…

Dara Singh, India’s real He-Man

Dara Singh, India’s real He-Man

Dara Singh, who passed away on Thursday, was unquestionably India’s real He-Man. Colossal and strikingly handsome, Singh was one of India’s redoubtable wrestlers best remembered for a fight against Australia’s…

Brett Lee retires from international cricket

Brett Lee retires from international cricket

Australia’s veteran paceman Brett Lee has announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket. “It’s official, I have retired from international cricket! Thanks for all your love and support.…

Sri Lanka make bright start in victory bid

Sri Lanka make bright start in victory bid

Sri Lanka, set a victory target of 270 runs, were 27/0 in five overs at lunch on the fifth day of the third and final Test againstPakistanin Pallekele on Thursday.…

Huge challenge for warring tennis players to deliver at Olympics

Huge challenge for warring tennis players to deliver at Olympics

A divided house filled with animosity like never before — that’s what the Indian tennis contingent looks like heading into the London Olympics but it would be a mistake to…

Sardara, Sandeep key to India’s Olympic success: Nobbs

Sardara, Sandeep key to India’s Olympic success: Nobbs

Placed in a tough pool, India’s hockey coach Michael Nobbs says vice-captain Sardara Singh and ace drag-flicker Sandeep Singh’s form would be crucial to the team’s chances in the upcoming…

It’s not all about me in West Indies, says Gayle

It’s not all about me in West Indies, says Gayle

Talismanic opener Chris Gayle has pushed back on suggestions that his wicket is key to the West Indies fortunes in the One-Day International series against New Zealand. The left-hander has…