Manuel Pellegrini backs Eliaquim Mangala to prove his worth
Manuel Pellegrini backs Eliaquim Mangala to prove his worth

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini remains confident Eliaquim Mangala is suited to the Premier League despite the France defender`s poor performance in the champions` 4-2 win at Hull.

Lack of respect for captain, coach resulted in poor Ashes series: Prior

England wicketkeeper Matt Prior has accepted that players showed a lack of respect for both captain Alastair Cook and coach Andy Flower, showing a slip in discipline standards within the England team, resulting in a 5-0 Ashes thumping at the hands of Australia.

Beckham travels to China

Retired soccer champ David Beckham is in China to build enthusiasm for the game in the world`s most populous country, where fans are pretty discouraged at the moment over the poor performance of their national team.

Cong MLA blames KPCC leadership for poor performance

A Congress MLA came out openly against the KPCC leadership holding its "lapses" were responsible for the umimpressive performance of the party in the April 13 assembly polls.

Premadas`s son blames UNP leadership for poor performance

Slain Sri lankan President R
Premadasa`s son and opposition UNP leader Sajith Premadasa has
blamed the party leadership for its poor performance in the
general elections and stressed the need for reforming the
party.