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No Novak Djokovic! Is this Roger Federer's golden chance to grab a record 8th Wimbledon?

No Novak Djokovic! Is this Roger Federer's golden chance to grab a record 8th Wimbledon?

Despite and injury-hit start to the Wimbledon, the ATP World No. 3 has looked in immaculate form.

Jul 05, 2016, 13:40 PM IST
Euro 2016, quarter-final: Man of the match, Manuel Neuer didn't want Leonardo Bonucci to score twice

Euro 2016, quarter-final: Man of the match, Manuel Neuer didn't want Leonardo Bonucci to score twice

Neuer came out on top in the battle of the world`s top goalkeepers as Germany squeezed past Gianluigi Buffon`s Azzuri.

Jul 03, 2016, 08:42 AM IST
Road to Milan: FC Barcelona face Atletico, PSG up against Manchester City FC in Champions League quarters

Road to Milan: FC Barcelona face Atletico, PSG up against Manchester City FC in Champions League quarters

The first leg of the Champions League quarters tie will be played on April 5-6 and second leg on April 12-13 respectively.

Mar 18, 2016, 17:00 PM IST
Vasek Pospisil fumes over time violations

Vasek Pospisil fumes over time violations

Vasek Pospisil launched a scathing attack on umpire Pascal Maria after the Canadian was twice given time violations during his Wimbledon quarter-final defeat against Andy Murray on Wednesday.

Jul 08, 2015, 23:20 PM IST
Sound and fury as Victoria Azarenka blasts scream queen critics

Sound and fury as Victoria Azarenka blasts scream queen critics

Victoria Azarenka claimed that women players are unfairly pilloried for their on-court shrieking and grunting and blasted boozy Wimbledon fans for mocking her as well as rivals Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova.

Jul 08, 2015, 08:35 AM IST

Bad light stops Djokovic after epic fightback

Holder and top seed Novak Djokovic suffered an almighty scare against South African giant Kevin Anderson before bad light halted play with the score tied at two sets all in their fourth round match at Wimbledon on Monday.

Jul 07, 2015, 02:06 AM IST
Valuable lessons learnt ahead of QF: Paul van Ass

Valuable lessons learnt ahead of QF: Paul van Ass

 Indian coach Paul van Ass is imploring his wards to be fast learners and take the lessons from the preliminary round into the encounter against Malaysia in the Hockey World League Semifinals.

Jun 29, 2015, 13:04 PM IST
Brazil wary ahead of Paraguay Copa rematch

Brazil wary ahead of Paraguay Copa rematch

Brazil are determined that lightning will not strike twice in their Copa America quarter-final clash with Paraguay on Saturday, four years after crashing out to "La Albirroja" in the last eight.

Jun 27, 2015, 03:34 AM IST
Lionel Messi simply the best: Colombia coach

Lionel Messi simply the best: Colombia coach

 Star striker Lionel Messi is "quite simply the best player in the world", Colombia coach Jose Pekerman has claimed ahead of his side's Copa America football quarter-final clash with Argentina.

Jun 26, 2015, 15:44 PM IST
Uruguay player said sorry: Alexis Sanchez

Uruguay player said sorry: Alexis Sanchez

Chile star Alexis Sanchez revealed a Uruguayan player apologized to him after Wednesday`s stormy Copa America quarter-final battle.

Jun 25, 2015, 10:47 AM IST
Edinson Cavani trains with Uruguay after father arrest

Edinson Cavani trains with Uruguay after father arrest

Uruguay manager Oscar Tabarez expressed hope Tuesday that Edinson Cavani would stay with the squad after the striker`s father was arrested following a fatal traffic accident.

Jun 24, 2015, 08:06 AM IST
'Brazil are extremely dangerous even without Neymar'

'Brazil are extremely dangerous even without Neymar'

Paraguay defender Paulo da Silva believes Brazil remain extremely dangerous in their Copa America quarter-final match -- even without suspended star forward Neymar.

Jun 23, 2015, 16:00 PM IST
Argentina match chance for Colombia to improve: James Rodriguez

Argentina match chance for Colombia to improve: James Rodriguez

Star forward James Rodriguez believes facing Argentina in the quarter-finals of the Copa America football tournament presents Colombia with a great chance to raise their game.

Jun 23, 2015, 15:58 PM IST
I regret missing the World Cup game against Australia: Mohammad Irfan

I regret missing the World Cup game against Australia: Mohammad Irfan

Pakistan's seven-feet tall left-arm pacer Mohammad Irfan has recovered completely from the injury that had cut short his World Cup campaign but he still regrets missing the quarter-final against Australia in the mega-event earlier this year.

Jun 21, 2015, 17:03 PM IST
Argentina struggle into Copa quarters, Uruguay advance

Argentina struggle into Copa quarters, Uruguay advance

Argentina marked Lionel Messi`s 100th cap with an unconvincing 1-0 win over Jamaica to reach the Copa America quarter-finals as group winners on Saturday as holders Uruguay advanced to the last eig

Jun 21, 2015, 08:43 AM IST
Villa fined over Cup pitch invasions

Villa fined over Cup pitch invasions

Aston Villa have been fined £200,000 ($315,000) after pitch invasions and crowd trouble marred the end of their FA Cup quarter-final win over West Bromwich Albion.

May 15, 2015, 10:03 AM IST
Andy Murray`s Munich quarter postponed by rain

Andy Murray`s Munich quarter postponed by rain

Andy Murray`s Munich Open quarter-final against Lukas Rosol will take place on Saturday after persistent rain played havoc with Friday`s schedule, organisers announced.

May 01, 2015, 20:46 PM IST
Holders Sevilla through to Europa League semis

Holders Sevilla through to Europa League semis

Holders Sevilla sealed their place in the semi-finals of the Europa League on Thursday after a dramatic 2-2 draw with Zenit St Petersburg in Russia saw them progress 4-3 on aggregate.

Apr 24, 2015, 08:56 AM IST
PSG's Thiago Silva to miss Barca game

PSG's Thiago Silva to miss Barca game

Paris St Germain defender Thiago Silva will miss this week`s Champions League quarter-final second leg against Barcelona, the French club said on Monday.

Apr 20, 2015, 20:05 PM IST
AS Monaco coach fumes over 'non-existent' penalty

AS Monaco coach fumes over 'non-existent' penalty

Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim was furious after his side lost 1-0 to what he described as a "non-existent penalty" in their Champions League quarter-final first leg at Juventus on Tuesday.

Apr 15, 2015, 09:28 AM IST