Real Madrid fired up for Atletico revenge: Carlo Ancelotti
Real Madrid fired up for Atletico revenge: Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has said his side will be out to avenge the humiliation of their 4-0 defeat to Atletico Madrid in February when the sides meet in the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday.

Serena Williams rips Svetlana Kuznetsova to reach quarter-finals
Serena Williams rips Svetlana Kuznetsova to reach quarter-finals

World number one Serena Williams dominated Russia`s Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-2, 6-3 on Monday, advancing to the WTA and ATP Miami Open quarter-finals with her 15th consecutive victory at the event.

We will reply to injustice by winning next World Cup: Bangladesh Sports Minister
We will reply to injustice by winning next World Cup: Bangladesh Sports Minister

Bangladesh Sports Minister Biren Sikder on Sunday said his country will win the next cricket World Cup.

Cricket World Cup: West Indies pay price for inconsistency, says Jason Holder
Cricket World Cup: West Indies pay price for inconsistency, says Jason Holder

West Indies have their own inconsistencies to blame for being bundled out of the World Cup in the quarter-finals, captain Jason Holder said following their 143-run trouncing by New Zealand.

Cricket World Cup: Former cricket stars congratulate India team on social media
Cricket World Cup: Former cricket stars congratulate India team on social media

Congratulatory messages poured in from all corners as former cricket stars took to social media to applaud India's resounding win against Bangladesh in the World Cup quarter-finals, here on Thursday.

Champions League: Bayern Munich are best team in last eight, says Thomas Mueller
Champions League: Bayern Munich are best team in last eight, says Thomas Mueller

Bayern Munich will be the team to beat when the draw for the Champions League`s quarter-finals is made on Friday, according to their Germany star Thomas Mueller.

Misbah-ul-Haq senses World Cup within Pakistan`s reach
Misbah-ul-Haq senses World Cup within Pakistan`s reach

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq insisted Sunday there was no reason why his team could not be crowned World Cup champions after they saw off Ireland by seven wickets to qualify for the quarter-finals.

England skipper Eoin Morgan has `no regrets` over 2015 Cricket World Cup
England skipper Eoin Morgan has `no regrets` over 2015 Cricket World Cup

England captain Eoin Morgan said he had no regrets after his side failed to qualify for the quarter-finals of the World Cup and insisted he wanted to remain in charge.

PSG set to win Champions League: Michel Platini
PSG set to win Champions League: Michel Platini

UEFA President Michel Platini predicted on Thursday that Paris Saint-Germain were destined to go all the way and win the Champions League after advancing to the quarter-finals past Chelsea.

Kazakhstan beats Italy 3-2, squeeze into Davis Cup last eight
Kazakhstan beats Italy 3-2, squeeze into Davis Cup last eight

Aleksandr Nedovyesov won a marathon five-setter as hosts Kazakhstan squeezed into the Davis Cup quarter-finals with a tight 3-2 win over Italy on Sunday.

Novak Djokovic-led Serbia storm into Davis Cup quarter-finals
Novak Djokovic-led Serbia storm into Davis Cup quarter-finals

Serbia qualified for Davis Cup quarter-finals as their doubles team led by world number one Novak Djokovic defeated Croatia in their Davis Cup world group first round tie on Saturday for an overall 3-0 lead.

Davis Cup: France lead Germany 3-0, qualify for quarter-finals
Davis Cup: France lead Germany 3-0, qualify for quarter-finals

France qualified for the quarter-finals of the Davis Cup after taking an unassailable 3-0 lead over Germany in Frankfurt on Saturday.

Caroline Wozniacki reaches semi-finals in Malaysia
Caroline Wozniacki reaches semi-finals in Malaysia

Danish star Caroline Wozniacki defeated Germany`s Carina Witthoeft in straight sets at the quarter-finals of the Malaysian Open on Friday.

Cricket World Cup: MS Dhoni credits bowlers in low-scoring win over West Indies
Cricket World Cup: MS Dhoni credits bowlers in low-scoring win over West Indies

Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was all praise for his bowlers after the Men in Blue earned a hard-fought win against the West Indies to move into the quarter-finals of the cricket World Cup, here on Friday.

Cricket World Cup: India, New Zealand become first teams to qualify for quarters
Cricket World Cup: India, New Zealand become first teams to qualify for quarters

India on Friday joined co-hosts New Zealand in the quarter-finals of the 2015 Cricket World Cup by registering fourth successive win. Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni guided the Men in Blue to a four-wicket win over an spirited West Indies side in Perth.

All England Championships: Saina Nehwal sets up quarter-final with Wang Yihan
All England Championships: Saina Nehwal sets up quarter-final with Wang Yihan

Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal saw the singles draw open up for her on Thursday but the Indian must first overturn a Chinese hoodoo in the quarter-finals of the All-England Championships.

Caroline Wozniacki advances to quarter-finals in Malaysia
Caroline Wozniacki advances to quarter-finals in Malaysia

Danish star Caroline Wozniacki booked a place in the quarter-finals of the Malaysian Open after dispatching China`s Lin Zhu in straight sets on Thursday.

Cricket World Cup: England can still make last eight, says Eoin Morgan
Cricket World Cup: England can still make last eight, says Eoin Morgan

England captain Eoin Morgan insisted he was still confident of reaching the World Cup quarter-finals, despite Sunday`s "hard to take" nine-wicket loss against Sri Lanka.

Rafael Nadal battles into ATP Rio Open quarters
Rafael Nadal battles into ATP Rio Open quarters

Clay king and world number three Rafael Nadal thwarted a determined challenge Thursday from fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP Rio Open.

African football at credibility crossroads
African football at credibility crossroads

African football sits at yet another crossroad in its search for credibility after farcical and violent scenes in Saturday`s quarter-finals at its showpiece event.