Indian, Pakistani fashion markets draw upon many similarities
Indian, Pakistani fashion markets draw upon many similarities

 Many associate bold cuts, colours and patterns with Indian fashion whereas Pakistani designs are said to ooze with smart detailing and craftsmanship. However, both the markets are unique and different in their own way, says Saad Ali, CEO of Pakistan Fashion Design Council, the only fashion council in the country that was conceived with the aim to felicitate Pakistani designers.

Football: 10-man USA hold Swiss to a draw

Valentin Stocker`s goal 10 minutes from time secured Switzerland a 1-1 draw with the United States in Zurich on Tuesday although the hosts will be kicking themselves at not having won as their opponents played the last 22 minutes with just 10 men.

Mohun Bagan held by Pune FC in Federation Cup
Mohun Bagan held by Pune FC in Federation Cup

Mohun Bagan's chances of making it to the semi-finals hit a roadblock when they were held to a 1-1 draw by gritty Pune FC in their second group league encounter of the Federation Cup football tournament, here on Thursday.

Mario Balotelli draws another blank for Liverpool in Hull stalemate
Mario Balotelli draws another blank for Liverpool in Hull stalemate

Mario Balotelli`s struggles in front of goal continued as Liverpool were held to a goalless draw by Hull City in the Premier League at Anfield on Saturday.

AS Roma coach Rudi Garcia hoping for AC Milan-Juventus draw
AS Roma coach Rudi Garcia hoping for AC Milan-Juventus draw

AS Roma coach Rudi Garcia admitted he is hoping for a draw when Serie A leaders Milan host Juventus later Saturday.

India gets bye in 1st round of 2015 Davis Cup
India gets bye in 1st round of 2015 Davis Cup

India, being a seeded team, were given a bye in the first round of the 2015 Davis Cup season as the draw for the Asia/Oceania Group I was announced here on Thursday.

Dipika-Joshana set for face-off after controversial Asian Games squash draw
Dipika-Joshana set for face-off after controversial Asian Games squash draw

In a violation of the competition rule, a controversial squash singles draw could lead to an "unfortunate" quarterfinal face-off between India's 'golden girls' Dipika Pallikal and Joshana Chinappa at the Incheon Asian Games.

Mainz, Hanover share Bundesliga spoils
Mainz, Hanover share Bundesliga spoils

Mainz and Hanover 96 both remain unbeaten in the Bundesliga after playing out a scoreless draw on Sunday.

Tottenham Spurs, Inter Milan in Europa League draw
Tottenham Spurs, Inter Milan in Europa League draw

Tottenham Spurs and Inter Milan on Thursday qualified for the Europa League group stage draw but among those failing to make it across the play-off line were Lyon and Real Sociedad.

World Badminton Championship draws to be announced Monday

The draws for the World Badminton Championships -- to be held in Copenhagen August 25-31 -- will be announced at a ceremony here August 11.

Parimarjan Negi held, but Indians off to a good start in Olympiad

Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi was held to a draw by little known Basher Iyti but the Indian team coasted off to a 3.5-0.5 victory over Syria in the 41st Chess Olympiad here Sunday.

India`s tour of England: Binny`s 78 saves first Test for India

Stuart Binny struck a match-saving 78 on his debut as India overcame some anxious moments to manage a draw in the first cricket Test against England here Sunday.

Wawrinka stunned by qualifier, Federer withdraws in Madrid

Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka suffered a shock defeat to Austrian qualifier Dominic Thiem at the Madrid Masters on Tuesday as his compatriot Roger Federer withdrew to attend the birth of his second set of twins.

Forward-thinking Mourinho questions strikers as season fizzles out

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho bemoaned his side`s lack of a game-changing striker after their season effectively fizzled out in a 0-0 home Premier League draw to Norwich City on Sunday that typified their inconsistent campaign.

Norwich ruins Chelsea`s league title hopes by holding Blues to goalless draw

Chelsea were held to a goalless draw at home by Norwich in an English Premier League (EPL) encounter on Sunday, spoiling their chance of going to the top of the table.

Liverpool hangover cost Man City: Pellegrini

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini blamed the hangover from defeat by Liverpool for his side`s damaging 2-2 draw at home to the Premier League`s bottom club Sunderland.

Cruzeiro slip up as Defensor secure draw

Emilio Zeballos struck a stoppage time equaliser to earn Defensor Sporting a 2-2 draw against Brazilian champions Cruzeiro in their Copa Libertadores match.

Hosts Australia top seeds for 2015 Asian Cup

Hosts Australia have been named top seeds for the 2015 Asian Cup ahead of next week`s draw and will avoid being drawn in the same group as defending champions Japan.

Abbott says draw likely on cards as rain slows final Test

South African bowler Kyle Abbott has said that the rain has slowed the game and made a draw more likely despite Australia reportedly being in the commanding position of 494-7 following the second day of the final Test in Cape Town.

Leaders Leicester hit back to snatch draw

Leicester kept their promotion push on course as the Championship leaders came from two goals down to rescue a dramatic 2-2 draw against Watford on Saturday.