Durand Cup: Bengaluru FC take on Sesa with an eye on semi-finals
Durand Cup: Bengaluru FC take on Sesa with an eye on semi-finals

Bengaluru FC will take on SESA Football Academy for a place in the semi-final of the Durand Cup at the Raia Panchayat ground, on Monday.

Wriddhiman Saha's fitness report awaited
Wriddhiman Saha's fitness report awaited

The Indian selectors will be awaiting Wriddhiman Saha's fitness report before searching for a replacement after the East Zone wicketkeeper-batsman injured his thumb during the Duleep Trophy semi-final, here on Friday.

Duleep Trophy: Jalaj Saxena, Naman Ojha sent North Zone bowlers on a leatherhunt
Duleep Trophy: Jalaj Saxena, Naman Ojha sent North Zone bowlers on a leatherhunt

Central Zone's MP duo of Jalaj Saxena and wicketkeeper batsman Naman Ojha took full advantage of dropped catches sending an inexperienced North Zone attack to the cleaners as they posted 344 for three at stumps, on the first day of their Duleep Trophy semi-final, here on Wednesday.

AS Roma debacle against Bayern Munich seen as a one-off
AS Roma debacle against Bayern Munich seen as a one-off

AS Roma`s 7-1 home defeat by Bayern Munich in the Champions League is being seen in Italy as an unfortunate one-off rather than another sad reflection on the dismal state of Serie A.

Roger Federer outguns Novak Djokovic to enter Shanghai Masters final
Roger Federer outguns Novak Djokovic to enter Shanghai Masters final

A feisty Roger Federer overcame Novak Djokovic in a gripping Shanghai Masters semi-final Saturday, ending the Serb's incredible winning streak in China and his hopes of clinching a third successive title.

CLT20: Lahore Lions aim to race past CSK as they face Perth Scorchers test
CLT20: Lahore Lions aim to race past CSK as they face Perth Scorchers test

After registering a win against Dolphins in the last encounter, Pakistan champions Lahore Lions will go a for the kill to qualify for the semi-final when they lock horns against a formidable Perth Scorchers in the Oppo Champions League T20 Tournament here on Monday.

Lahore Lions outplay Dolphins to stay alive in CLT20
Lahore Lions outplay Dolphins to stay alive in CLT20

Pakistan champions Lahore Lions registered their first win in the Oppo Champions League Twenty20 main draw as they outplayed Dolphins of South Africa by 16 runs to keep their hopes of booking a semi-final spot alive, here on Saturday.

Walid Soliman stars as Al-Ahly move closer to CAF Confederation Cup final
Walid Soliman stars as Al-Ahly move closer to CAF Confederation Cup final

Cameroon: Egyptians Al-Ahly made a timely return to form with a 1-0 CAF Confederation Cup semi-final, first-leg win at Cameroonians Coton Sport this weekend.

Maria Kirilenko into WTA Korea Open quarters
Maria Kirilenko into WTA Korea Open quarters

Russia`s Maria Kirilenko reached her first quarter-final of the year on Thursday when she came from behind to beat Czech third seed Klara Koukalova at the WTA Korea Open.

No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup
No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup

France have a real chance of beating Switzerland in the Davis Cup final, even if Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka will stand in their way.

US breeze past Lithuania into Basketball World Cup final
US breeze past Lithuania into Basketball World Cup final

The United States moved a step closer to retaining basketball`s World Cup on Thursday as they beat Lithuania 96-68 in Barcelona to reach the final.

Roger Federer says Swiss ready to make Davis Cup history
Roger Federer says Swiss ready to make Davis Cup history

Roger Federer will lead Switzerland in their Davis Cup semi-final against Italy on Friday determined to banish the memory of one of the biggest disappointments of his illustrious career.

Davis Cup: Czechs chase third straight final away to France
Davis Cup: Czechs chase third straight final away to France

A noisy crowd, big stage and Roland Garros atmosphere could play an important part in France`s Davis Cup semi-final against record-chasing champions Czech Republic, according to old hands Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Radek Stepanek.

Five facts for Saturday, day 13 at the US Open:
Five facts for Saturday, day 13 at the US Open:

- World number one Novak Djokovic is appearing in his eighth straight US Open semi-final and he`s trying to advance to his fifth straight final and sixth overall (one title, four defeats).

US Open: Novak Djokovic downs Andy Murray to set-up Kei Nishikori duel
US Open: Novak Djokovic downs Andy Murray to set-up Kei Nishikori duel

Novak Djokovic reached an eighth successive US Open semi-final, downing Andy Murray 7-6 (7/1), 6-7 (1/7), 6-2, 6-4 to set up a clash against Kei Nishikori for a place in the title match.

Caroline Wozniacki to face Peng Shuai for US Open finals berth
Caroline Wozniacki to face Peng Shuai for US Open finals berth

Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki and first-time Grand Slam semi-finalist Peng Shuai will meet for a place in the US Open title match after dominant victories on Tuesday.

Roger Federer beats Andy Murray to reach Cincinnati Masters semis

World number three Roger Federer defeated eighth seeded Andy Murray 6-3, 7-5 to reach the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Friday.

Sfaxien, Setif qualify for CAF Champions League semis as Esperance go out

Tunisians CS Sfaxien and Algerians Entente Setif secured CAF Champions League semi-finals places this weekend after matchday 5 drama.

Serena Williams to meet German Angelique Kerber in Stanford final

Top seed Serena Williams won the final eight games to rout Andrea Petkovic in the semi-final at the Stanford Classic in California on Saturday.

Serena Williams in Stanford last four, Venus exits

Top seed Serena Williams came from a set down to book her place in the Stanford Classic semi-finals with a hard-earned 2-6 6-3 7-5 win against fifth-seeded Serb Ana Ivanovic on Friday.