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Spaniards throw giant fiesta for Euro 2012 heroes

Spaniards throw giant fiesta for Euro 2012 heroes

Spain’s triumphant Euro 2012 heroes parted a red-and-yellow sea of fans in centralMadridin a giant, deafening national fiesta that swept aside all thoughts of economic crisis. An open-top double-decker bus…

Sehwag, Zaheer set to return for Sri Lanka tour

Sehwag, Zaheer set to return for Sri Lanka tour

  The fit-again duo of opening batsman Virender Sehwag and pacer Zaheer Khan is all set to return to the Indian squad after missing the Asia Cup when the selectors…

Woods wins AT&T National, passes Nicklaus for 2nd place

Woods wins AT&T National, passes Nicklaus for 2nd place

Tiger Woods won the storm-hit ATT National for his 74th career title to pass Jack Nicklaus for second place all-time on the PGA Tour list. “What an incredible week,” Woods…

Aussies to play Afghanistan in ODI in next month

Aussies to play Afghanistan in ODI in next month

Australia will play Afghanistan for the first time next month in what is likely to be a one-day international in the United Arab Emirates, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Monday.…

Spain defeats Italy 4-0 to retain European title

Spain defeats Italy 4-0 to retain European title

Spain trounced Italy 4-0 in the European Championship final on Sunday, extending its reign as the best team in world football. Goals from David Silva and Jordi Alba in the…

Paes advances, Sania-Bhupathi crash out of Wimbledon

Paes advances, Sania-Bhupathi crash out of Wimbledon

Indian tennis stalwarts Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi, who were locked in a selection row for the London Olympics recently, saw their fortunes take different turns today with the former…

BCCI bans players implicated in IPL spot-fixing scandal

BCCI bans players implicated in IPL spot-fixing scandal

Cracking the whip on cricketers caught in a IPL spot-fixing scandal, the BCCI today imposed a life ban on pacer T P Sudhindra but handed lighter punishments to four other…

Eoin Morgan glad to get going against Australia

Eoin Morgan glad to get going against Australia

England match-winner Eoin Morgan said he’d made a “big start” for his summer after his unbeaten 89 set up a 15-run win over Australia in the first one-day international here…

Arjun Atwal makes cut at AT&T National

Arjun Atwal makes cut at AT&T National

Indian golfer Arjun Atwal flirted with danger when he stumbled to a bogey on the last hole but still managed to make the weekend cut in the AT&T National here.…

Nadal defeat is wake-up call, says Djokovic

Nadal defeat is wake-up call, says Djokovic

Novak Djokovic warned that Rafael Nadal’s humiliating Wimbledon defeat to Czech world 100 Lukas Rosol was a wake-up call for the game’s superstars. The world’s top three players- Djokovic, Nadal…