UCL qualifiers: Ajax squander two-goal lead against 10-man Rapid Vienna
UCL qualifiers: Ajax squander two-goal lead against 10-man Rapid Vienna

Ajax Amsterdam, returning to the stadium where they last won the Champions League 20 years ago, squandered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 against 10-man Rapid Vienna on Wednesday.

2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, preliminary league: Guam vs India - Preview
2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, preliminary league: Guam vs India - Preview

In keeping with coach Stephen Constantine's new rotational captaincy policy, prolific striker Sunil Chhetri has been handed the armband as India aim for full points against a motivated Guam in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers here on Tuesday.

Northern Ireland miss chance to top Romania after goalless draw
Northern Ireland miss chance to top Romania after goalless draw

Northern Ireland were left lamenting their missed chances as they failed to leapfrog Romania at the top of their qualifying group for next year`s European Championships after a 0-0 draw at Belfast`s Windsor Park on Saturday.

Brazil club ends first Indian player Romeo Fernandes' dream
Brazil club ends first Indian player Romeo Fernandes' dream

The first Indian footballer picked to play in the coveted Brazilian league has been released by his club after spending just 21 minutes on the field, his manager said Wednesday.

All Indian players lose in French Open qualifying
All Indian players lose in French Open qualifying

 There will be no Indian playing at this year's French Open singles draw as all three contenders, including Yuki Bhambri, bowed out after second-round defeats in the Qualifiers here.

Somdev in final qualifying round of US Clay Court championship
Somdev in final qualifying round of US Clay Court championship

India's Somdev Devvarman is one win away from making the singles main draw of the Fayez Sarofim & Co. US Men's Clay Court Championship following a straight sets win over American Robby Ginepri, here. 

India lose 0-2 to Uzbekistan in AFC U-23 football qualifiers
India lose 0-2 to Uzbekistan in AFC U-23 football qualifiers

Indian football team let in two goals towards the end to go down 0-2 to Uzbekistan in their opening match of the AFC Under-23 Championship qualifiers at the Bangabandhu Stadium here on Friday.

India clubbed with Bangladesh, Uzbekistan, Syria in AFC U23 Championship
India clubbed with Bangladesh, Uzbekistan, Syria in AFC U23 Championship

India have been clubbed in Group E along with Bangladesh, Uzbekistan and Syria for next year's qualifiers of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under-23 Championship 2016.

India clubbed with Bangladesh, Uzbekistan, Syria in AFC U23 Championship
India clubbed with Bangladesh, Uzbekistan, Syria in AFC U23 Championship

India have been clubbed in Group E along with Bangladesh, Uzbekistan and Syria for next year's qualifiers of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under-23 Championship 2016.

Indian women U-16 football team face tough Iran test
Indian women U-16 football team face tough Iran test

An acid test awaits India as they prepare to take on a strong Iran team in the their opening game of 2015 AFC U-16 Women's Championship China Qualifiers at the Bangabandhu Stadium here on Friday.

Ebola-hit Sierra Leone`s Nations Cup matches to go ahead
Ebola-hit Sierra Leone`s Nations Cup matches to go ahead

Sierra Leone`s football authority said on Sunday the team`s upcoming Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers would go ahead despite a devastating Ebola outbreak which has killed more than 1,500 people.

Woakes replaces injured Stokes in England squad for World T20

All-rounder Chris Woakes on Saturday replaced an injured Ben Stokes in the England squad for the ICC World Twenty20 as Event Technical Committee of the tournament has approved the change.

UEFA release Euro 2016 pots for Sunday`s qualifying draw in Nice

The administrative body of European football, UEFA have divided the teams participating in the EURO 2016 qualifiers. A total of 53 national teams will compete for 23 spots in the qualifying round of the 24-team continental tournament, which will be held in France.

Germany beat Kazakhstan 4-1 in World Cup qualifier

Joachim Loew`s men overcame Kazakhstan 4-1 thanks to a brace by Marco Reus in the World Cup qualifier Group C action in Nuremberg.

India handed a tricky draw in the AFC Challenge Cup 2014 qualifiers

The Blue Tigers shall be up against hosts Myanmar, Chinese Taipei and Guam, as Koevermans` side look to seal their place in the AFC Challenge Cup 2014 to be held in Maldives...