Armed squad kills 11 people in Venezuela: Official

Venezuela is one of the most violent countries in the world that is not at war, with 58 homicides per 100,000 residents in 2015.

David de Gea named in Manchester United's Champions League squad

David de Gea named in Manchester United's Champions League squad

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea has been included by Louis van Gaal in the club's Champions League squad on Wednesday.

2015 Ashes: England call up Liam Plunkett, Mark Footitt for fourth Test

2015 Ashes: England call up Liam Plunkett, Mark Footitt for fourth Test

England have added pace bowlers Liam Plunkett and Mark Footitt to a 14-man squad announced Saturday for next week`s fourth Ashes Test against Australia at Trent Bridge.

Uncapped Casco included in experienced Argentina squad

Uncapped Casco included in experienced Argentina squad

Uncapped fullback Milton Casco of Newell`s Old Boys was named by coach Gerardo Martino in Argentina`s 23-man Copa America squad on Wednesday.

Yograj Singh lashes out at MS Dhoni again, says would be left to beg one day

Yograj Singh lashes out at MS Dhoni again, says would be left to beg one day

Just after a day when Yuvraj Singh stated on Thursday that Mahendra Singh Dhoni is still a good friend, his father Yograj Singh cursed the Indian skipper saying there will be a day when Dhoni will be will be left to beg and become penniless and would not get any favour.

New Zealand unchanged for World Cup final

New Zealand unchanged for World Cup final

New Zealand will field an unchanged side for Sunday`s World Cup final against Australia in Melbourne, skipper Brendon McCullum said, adding his team had a good mix of youth and experience.

Pakistan contract dispute not affecting Cup preparations: PCB

Pakistan contract dispute not affecting Cup preparations: PCB

A dispute with Pakistan players over their central contracts is not affecting the team’s preparations for the World Cup, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Friday.

Gutted at being left out of World Cup squad: Alastair Cook

Gutted at being left out of World Cup squad: Alastair Cook

England batsman and former skipper Alastair Cook has said that he was ‘gutted’ to be left out of England's World Cup squad after fellow willower Eoin Morgan was confirmed as the new one-day captain.

Louis van Gaal ready to blood Manchester United youngsters

Louis van Gaal ready to blood Manchester United youngsters

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says that he has no concerns about potentially throwing more youngsters into his squad for Saturday`s home game against West Ham United.

India coach names women`s football squad for Asian Games exposure tour

India women’s football national team coach Tarun Roy Saturday named a 22-member squad for the exposure tour to China ahead of the Incheon Asian Games next month.

Colombia`s Falcao to miss World Cup with injury

Monaco striker Radamel Falcao has been left off Colombia`s squad for the World Cup after failing to recover from a knee injury.

Australia dump big names for France Test

Will Genia was Tuesday dumped from the Wallabies squad to play France in the first Test with Nic White and Bernard Foley forming a new halves pairing.

Cane injury scare for All Blacks

Flanker Sam Cane faces a race against time to be fit for the All Blacks` first Test against England at the weekend as the squad gathered on Monday.

Modric, Manduzkic spearhead Croatia`s World Cup squad

Croatia coach Niko Kovac on Saturday named his 23-man squad for the World Cup finals led by experienced stars like midfield magician Luka Modric of Real Madrid and Bayer Munich striker Mario Manduzkic.

Flintoff warms-up with club treble

Andrew Flintoff prepared for his anticipated Lancashire comeback by taking three wickets for his old club side on Saturday.

Hodgson welcomes Lambert`s Liverpool switch

England manager Roy Hodgson has publicly given his backing to striker Rickie Lambert`s impending transfer from Southampton to Liverpool.

Klinsmann names 30-man provisional World Cup squad

US coach Jurgen Klinsmann named his 30-man provisional squad on Monday from which he`ll select his 23-player World Cup finals squad.

`Way clear for Bravo`s return to Windies squad`

Darren Sammy’s removal as captain and subsequent retirement from Test cricket will pave the way for all-rounder Dwayne Bravo’s return to the squad, former West Indies opener Bryan Davis said.

Salcido, Chicharito in Mexico World Cup squad

Mexico coach Miguel Herrera on Friday announced his 23-man squad for the World Cup, with the inclusion of veteran defender Carlos Salcido perhaps the biggest surprise.

Australia axe captain Neill from World Cup squad

Captain Lucas Neill has been dumped from Australia`s World Cup squad with coach Ange Postecoglou saying he does not have the form or fitness to justify going to Brazil.