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Mercedes set the pace again as Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas exchange places in FP2

Hamilton's best time in FP2 was 1:16.883 with track temperatures around 10 degrees higher than the existing conditions during FP1.

15 Aug 2020 12:00 am
2nd Test Day 2: Pakistan reduced to 223/9 before bad light forces early stumps

At the end of the day's play, Mohammad Rizwan and Naseem Shah were unbeaten at the crease at their respective scores of 60 and one.

14 Aug 2020 11:21 pm
Punjab Cricket Association requests Yuvraj Singh to be player-cum-mentor

PCA secretary Puneet Bali on Friday said he had made the request since Yuvraj, who retired last year, was already mentoring some players, inclduing Shubman Gill.

14 Aug 2020 10:49 pm
Kolkata to host 2020-21 season of I-League

The I-League second division matches will also be held in Kolkata and the AIFF said that they will act as a dress rehearsal for the I-League.

14 Aug 2020 9:46 pm
MS Dhoni, other CSK players arrive in Chennai for training camp ahead of IPL 2020

Dhoni, who is returning to action for the first time since India's semi-final exit at the 2019 ICC World Cup against New Zealand, has guided CSK to IPL glory on three occassions.

14 Aug 2020 9:27 pm
Valtteri Bottas starts Spanish GP weekend on top of the timesheets

Bottasclocked a best time of one minute 16.785 seconds on a hot morning at the Circuit de Catalunya.

14 Aug 2020 8:40 pm
Mercedes ready to sign new Formula 1 deal, says Toto Wolff

The window for signing opens on Tuesday with a final deadline of August 31.

14 Aug 2020 8:29 pm
Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma engage in fun quiz challenge, reveal who apologises first after fight

Kohli is all set to lead RCB in 2020 IPL, which is slated to take place in UAE from September 19 to November 10.

14 Aug 2020 7:47 pm
England, Germany, Spain qualify for FIFA U-17 Womens World Cup 2021

These three teams will join India, Korea DPR, Japan, and New Zealand - who have already qualified for the tournament.

14 Aug 2020 6:51 pm
Argentina yet to set date for football restart post coronavirus hiatus

There is no confirmed date regarding the return of domestic football in Argentina owing to the COVID-19 pandemic

14 Aug 2020 6:21 pm
Arsenal rope in Brazilian forward Willian on three-year deal

Willian, who made his international debut in 2011, has made a total of 70 appearances for Brazil and scored for them on nine occassions.

14 Aug 2020 5:58 pm
Glenn Maxwell returns as Australia's limited-overs tour of England confirmed

Besides Maxwell, all-rounder Marcus Stoinis and bowler Nathan Lyon have also made their way back into the 21-member Australian squad for the upcoming limited-overs fixture.

14 Aug 2020 4:55 pm
Italian Open tennis tournament to begin from September 14

This year's edition of the tournament had been scheduled to start at the Foro Italico on May 11, but was called off because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

14 Aug 2020 4:11 pm
Sam Curran backs James Anderson to reach 600 Test wickets

Anderson looked to be Englands most threatening bowler on the first day of the second Test in Southampton on Thursday as he used the overcast conditions perfectly to return figures of 2-35 in 15 overs.

14 Aug 2020 4:05 pm
On this day, Don Bradman batted for the last time and Sachin Tendulkar scored maiden ton

Remember the historic day which ties the two all-time batting greats Don Bradman and Sachin Tendulkar.

14 Aug 2020 3:50 pm
England on top despite Abid Ali half century for Pakistan

Its advantage England in an early ending to the first day. Pakistan lose three quick wickets against an impressive English seam attack

14 Aug 2020 11:24 am
RB Leipzig stun Atletico Madrid to reach Champions League last four

American Tyler Adams scores 88th minute winner to stun Atletico Madrid and take Leipzig into the Semis for the first time in their eleven-year history

14 Aug 2020 10:51 am
Sister Act: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams to reach Lexington quarter-final

Serena Williams survives a scare from elder sister Venus to reach the Quarter-finals of the Top Seed Open. Serena defeated Venus3-6 6-3 6-4 in a tough encounter

14 Aug 2020 10:44 am
Indian shuttler N Sikki Reddy tests positive for coronavirus

Physiotherapist Kiran C, who also arrived at theNational Badminton Camp at the Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy in Hyderabad, has also tested positive for the virus.

13 Aug 2020 11:42 pm
2nd Test Day 1: Pakistan reach 126/5 against England before rain forces early stumps

At stumps, Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan were batting at the crease at their respective scores of 25 and four.

13 Aug 2020 11:19 pm
World No.1 Novak Djokovic confirms his participation for U.S. Open

Djokovic's decision will come as good news for the U.S. Open organisers after several high-profile players, including former winners Rafael Nadal and Stan Wawrinka, pulled out of the tournament.

13 Aug 2020 10:58 pm
Mahendra Singh Dhoni tests negative for coronavirus, to join Chennai Super Kings camp in Chennai

The 2020 edition of the IPL is set to start on September 19 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

13 Aug 2020 9:59 pm
Batsman Karun Nair recovers from coronavirus, set to play in IPL 13

Indian batsman Karun Nair has recovered fully from the novel coronavirus and is set to travel to United Arab Emirates to take part with Kings XI Punjab in the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

13 Aug 2020 9:52 pm
Celtic FC rope in striker Albian Ajeti from West Ham

Ajeti saidthat Celtic FC is a perfect fit for his style of play and that he is eagerly looking forward to hit the ground running in green and white.

13 Aug 2020 9:03 pm
FA Cup replays scrapped in 2020-21 to ease fixture congestion

Next season`s competition is scheduled to begin on September 1 - only a month after the 2020 final - with the showpiece match at Wembley set to take place on May 15, 2021.

13 Aug 2020 8:28 pm
Sports Authority of India announces national archery camp for Olympic-bound athletes from August 25

Sixteen recurve archers, including eight men and as many women, will take part in the camp at the Army Sports Institute in Pune.

13 Aug 2020 8:19 pm
Former England women's all-rounder Laura Marsh bids adieu to cricket

Marsh had bid adieu to international cricket late last year after being dropped from the England squad.

13 Aug 2020 8:14 pm
Barcelona's Jean-Clair Todibo diagnosed with coronavirus

Todibo took to his official Twitter handle to confirm the news, saying he is asymptomatic and currently staying at home while following the proper health protocol.

13 Aug 2020 7:29 pm
Yuvraj Singh pays tribute to 'greatest left-handed legends' of cricket

Yuvraj, who himself was a left-hander, brought down the curtains on his illustrious international career in June 2019 with a total of 8,701 runs in 304 ODIs and 1,900 runs in 40 Tests.

13 Aug 2020 6:45 pm
Sergio Perez to race in Spain after testing negative for coronavirus

The Mexican driver missed the previous two grands prix at Britain`s Silverstone circuit after contracting the virus.

13 Aug 2020 5:43 pm
Excited to play for Kings XI Punjab and under KL Rahul: Ishan Porel

In an exclusive interview with WIONs Subhayan Chakraborty, Ishan Porel talked about IPL 2020 in the UAE, Kings XI Punjab squad, skipper KL Rahul, Anil Kumble and much more.

13 Aug 2020 5:29 pm
Not the right time to return as Barcelona coach, says Xavi Hernandez

Former Barcelona great Xavi Hernandez has ruled out coaching the club in the near term, citing institutional problems as a reason to bide his time and remain in his role with Qatar`s Al Sadd.

13 Aug 2020 5:09 pm
Zero positive coronavirus cases recorded in NBA before restart

The 2020 NBA Playoffs are slated to begin on August 17.

13 Aug 2020 4:29 pm
Valencia sell captain Dani Parejo, Francis Coquelin to rivals Villareal to cut costs

Valencia president Anil Murthy said that the club had little choice but to cut costs due to the revenue losses suffered because of the pandemic.

13 Aug 2020 4:01 pm
Mahendra Singh Dhoni gets ready for IPL 2020, undergoes coronavirus COVID-19 test in Ranchi

Days ahead of the start of Indian Premier League 2020 in UAE, former India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has undergone coronavirus COVID-19 test in Ranchi and it is expected that he would leave for Chennai on August 14 to join the conditioning camp of IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings.

13 Aug 2020 2:35 pm
Korea Ladies Professional Golf Association cancels fourth event as sponsors withdraw amid COVID-19 pandemic: Report

The Korean women`s golf tour (KLPGA) has lost another event due to the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic with the KG-Edaily Ladies Open dropped from the schedule after both title sponsors pulled out, Yonhap news agency reported.

13 Aug 2020 1:35 pm
ATP Cup on course, Australia plans more January tournaments: Tennis Australia Chief Craig Tiley

The second edition of the ATP Cup remains on schedule amidst fears of the COVID-19 pandemic.The inaugral edition played earlier this year drew much fanfare with Serbia crowned as the champions

13 Aug 2020 1:35 pm
Odisha FC ropes in Steven Dias as assistant coach ahead of Indian Super League season 7

The 36-year-old former attacking mid-fielder and wingerSteven Diashas joined Odisha FC on a one-year deal. The India-international had drawn curtains on his playing career in 2017

13 Aug 2020 1:28 pm
Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar turns 45, ICC calls him 'one of the fastest bowlers ever'

Former Pakistani fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar is celebrating his 45th birthday on Thursday (August 13). Shoaib, who is popularly known as Rawalpaindi Express, will always be remembered for delivering the 'fastest recorded ball' in the history of cricket when he succeeded in crossing the 100 miles per hour mark.

13 Aug 2020 11:34 am
Last-gasp Paris Saint-Germain beat Atalanta to reach Champions League semi-final

Paris Saint-Germain scored two late goals, including a stoppage-time winner from substitute Eric Choupo-Moting, to beat outsiders Atalanta 2-1 and end the Serie A side`s Champions League dream in their quarter-final on Wednesday.

13 Aug 2020 10:19 am
Will challenge Imran Khan in politics, says former Pakistan batsman Javed Miandad

Legendary batsman Javed Miandad on Wednesday said that he was the captain of current Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and will join politics to challenge him. Miandad said on his YouTube channel that he was the driving force for Khan, also a former captain, in cricket.

13 Aug 2020 9:19 am
Andre Russell gets new nickname 'DANGER RUSS' ahead of CPL 2020 with Jamaica Tallawahs

The CPL tournament will get underway on August 18 and will see 33 games played at two venues in Trinidad.

13 Aug 2020 12:30 am
Indian men, women hockey teams to resume sports activities from August 19

The Indian women's hockey team's chief coach Sjoerd Marijne said he has received a very positive response from his team.

12 Aug 2020 11:47 pm
Paris marathon 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus outbreak

Those who were signed up for this years edition are, if they wish, already signed up for the 2021 edition, said organisers.

12 Aug 2020 8:35 pm
Ollie Robinson to make England debut against Pakistan in second Test on August 13

England are now 1-0 up in the three-match Test series.

12 Aug 2020 8:05 pm
FIFA World Cup qualifying matches in Asia postponed until 2021

Qualifying matches in Asia for the 2022 World Cup and 2023 Asian Cup will now take place next year

12 Aug 2020 7:40 pm
Kylian Mbappe will play if ''everything goes well'': PSG manager Thomas Tuchel ahead of Champions League clash

Mbappe had sprained his ankle during the Coupe de France final and is a doubt for the Champions League Quarter-final

12 Aug 2020 7:38 pm
Shakhtar Donetsk beat FC Basel 4-1 to set up Europa League semi-final against Inter Milan

Ukranian champions Shakhtar storm past FC Basel 4-1 to book a Europa League Semi-final clash with Inter Milan

12 Aug 2020 7:32 pm
Women's T20I cricket return after COVID-19 halt as Germany beat Austria by 82 runs

While batting first, German women made 165 for the loss of 2 wickets with Christina Gough scoring 72 off 60.

12 Aug 2020 6:06 pm
Expect MS Dhoni to be part of CSK in 2021 & 2022 IPLs: CEO

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) CEO Kasi Viswanathan believes that veteran wicketkeeper-batsman MS Dhoni will be a part of the franchise for the 2021 and 2022 editions of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

12 Aug 2020 4:19 pm