Arsenal ''unlucky'' with number of injuries, says Arsene Wenger
Arsenal ''unlucky'' with number of injuries, says Arsene Wenger

Arsenal have been unlucky with injuries but they will have to grin and bear it as they try to recover from their worst start to a Premier League season, manager Arsene Wenger said on Friday.

Daniel Vettori back for New Zealand, Pakistan bat first in Sharjah
Daniel Vettori back for New Zealand, Pakistan bat first in Sharjah

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq won the toss and opted to bat in the third and final test against New Zealand in Sharjah on Wednesday.

4.8 magnitude earthquake hits Greece

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake struck about 140 kilometres west of Athens provoking some light damage to buildings but no reports of injuries, officials said Friday.

Women have higher risk of injury than men post-drinking

Woman who find alcohol hard to resist even after three standard drinks are more likely to suffer from injury when compared with men, shows new research that includes patients from India.

High powered MRI scans identify language centres in brain

A study from the Medical University of Vienna found how 7-Tesla ultra high-field magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) could be used to clearly show the brain areas responsible for speech processing and production.

Fan of stylish wardrobes? Watch out for health risks

Do not follow fashion trends blindly. Consider the long and short-term health risks associated with the latest fashion trends, says leading Orthopaedic Surgeon, Simon Moyes.

Zenit St Petersburg and CSKA Moscow look to extend winning ways in Russia

Russian leaders CSKA Moscow and Zenit St Petersburg will strive to extend their winning streaks when the Premiership`s fourth round of matches are played at the weekend.

Excess cricket behind injuries to fast bowlers: Kapil Dev

India`s former legendary all-rounder and captain Kapil Dev, now a television commentator, believes India`s current quick bowlers are frequently getting injured because of an excess of cricket.

Missing woman found dead

A semi-clad body of a 28-year-old woman with 50 per cent burn injuries was found near a village here. The woman`s body, which had injury marks of sharp weapons, was recovered from a thicket near Singhan village last evening, police said today. The woman had been missing from her house since Saturday morning, they added.

Chelsea``s Hazard, Cech train ahead of Atletico clash

Chelsea were handed a quadruple fitness boost ahead of Wednesday`s Champions League semi-final second leg against Atletico Madrid when Eden Hazard, Petr Cech, John Terry and Samuel Eto`o took part in training on Tuesday.

Injuries mar Barca, Madrid Cup final preparations

Barcelona and Real Madrid face off for the first major title of the Spanish season in the Copa del Rey final at the Mestalla in Valencia on Wednesday.

Cancellara`s lieutenant Devolder out of Paris-Roubaix

Reigning champion Fabian Cancellara`s main lieutenant Stijn Devolder has pulled out of Sunday`s Paris-Roubaix race due to a variety of injuries.

Belgian Roelandts out of Sunday`s Paris-Roubaix

Belgian Spring Classics specialist Jurgen Roelandts has pulled out of Sunday`s Paris-Roubaix race due to a variety of injuries.

Overuse injuries and burnout in youth sports can have long-term effects

Youth sports has led to intense training, frequent competition and early single sport specialization, overuse injuries and burnout have become common, which could have long-term effects.

Richie Benaud to sit out for remaining season due to slow recovery from injuries

Australian cricketing great Richie Benaud will reportedly be forced to sit out the rest of the season following injuries which he sustained in a car accident in October.

Dempo`s chance to return to winning ways vs injury-hit United

Plagued with injuries, United SC may give former champions Dempo the best chance to return to winning ways in a round 14 I-League fixture on Tuesday.

McCullum, Williamson say `no guarantee` of playing in Test opener against Windies

New Zealand is reportedly concerned over the injuries of captain Brendon McCullum and batsman Kane Williamson as they prepare for this opening Test against the West Indies, with the hosts chasing their first series win for five years.

Doctor details Boston Marathon suspect`s injuries

Newly unsealed court papers describe the injuries to the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect.

`Aarushi, Hemraj injuries may not be of golf club`

A defence witness in the Aarushi Talwar murder case a CBI court that there were no signs of "depressed fracture" on the bodies of the teenager and the domestic help, indicating that they could not have been hit by a golf stick.

Ordinary running shoes may not increase risk of injuries

If you are healthy and plan to start running for the first time, it is perfectly all right to put on a pair of completely ordinary `neutral` running shoes without any special support, according to new research from Aarhus University.