Honours even as Manchester United leave it late against Chelsea
Honours even as Manchester United leave it late against Chelsea

Robin van Persie`s goal deep into stoppage-time snatched a 1-1 draw for Manchester United against Premier League leaders Chelsea at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta sidelined by calf injury
Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta sidelined by calf injury

Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta could miss next week`s La Liga clash with Celta Vigo and the Champions League tie against Ajax Amsterdam after injuring himself against Real Madrid on Saturday.

Alessandro Del Piero `proud` of Indian Premier League stint
Alessandro Del Piero `proud` of Indian Premier League stint

Former Juventus striker Alessandro Del Piero has admitted his pride at being part of the fledgling Indian Super League and its potential to help develop grass roots football.

Wolfsburg down Mainz to go second in Bundesliga
Wolfsburg down Mainz to go second in Bundesliga

VfL Wolfsburg went provisionally second in the Bundesliga as they inflicted Mainz`s first defeat of the season with a 3-0 win on Sunday.

Veteran Samuel Eto'o has crucial role to play at emerging Everton
Veteran Samuel Eto'o has crucial role to play at emerging Everton

Samuel Eto`o rolled back the years with an eye-catching performance in Everton`s 3-1 Premier League win against Burnley and Roberto Martinez believes the 33-year-old can play a crucial role in the development of his youthful, exuberant Everton team.

Juventus put European problems behind them with Palermo win
Juventus put European problems behind them with Palermo win

Serie A leaders Juventus put their European problems behind them with a comfortable 2-0 win at home to a tame Palermo side on Sunday.

Sammy Ameobi sparks Newcastle win at Spurs, Everton beat Burnley
Sammy Ameobi sparks Newcastle win at Spurs, Everton beat Burnley

Sammy Ameobi scored within eight seconds of coming on as a halftime substitute for Newcastle United in a 2-1 win at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday.

Frankfurt Marathon: Mark Kiptoo leads Kenyan cleansweep
Frankfurt Marathon: Mark Kiptoo leads Kenyan cleansweep

Mark Kiptoo put behind him his second placed finish in 2013 by winning Sunday`s Frankfurt Marathon and leading a Kenyan cleansweep of the podium places in the men`s race.

Lack of good spinners in Aussie camp helped Pakistan: Muhammad Yousuf
Lack of good spinners in Aussie camp helped Pakistan: Muhammad Yousuf

The Australian bowling attack lacked sharp spinners and that played a crucial role in Pakistan's victory in the first Test on Sunday, former captain Muhammad Yousuf said.

Wrong on my part to have accepted captaincy in 2007: Shoaib Malik
Wrong on my part to have accepted captaincy in 2007: Shoaib Malik

Pakistan's former captain and discarded all-rounder Shoaib Malik has said he made a mistake in his career to accept the captaincy of the national team after the 2007 World Cup.

Smooth sailing for Pankaj Advani in World Billiards
Smooth sailing for Pankaj Advani in World Billiards

Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani defeated Robin Wilson for his second straight win in the World Billiards Championships (time format) here.

Misbah-ul Haq hails Pakistan's crushing victory over Australia
Misbah-ul Haq hails Pakistan's crushing victory over Australia

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq hailed his side's first Test victory over Australia in Dubai today as "one of the finest wins" but added his team needed to remain focused to win the series.

Dipika Pallikal enters quarters of JSW Squash
Dipika Pallikal enters quarters of JSW Squash

India's top squash player Dipika Pallikal breezed past Harshit Kaur Jawanda 3-0 to enter the quarterfinals of the JSW Indian Squash Challenger Circuit here on Sunday.

ISL: Kerala Blasters are disappointed not to win, says Iain Hume
ISL: Kerala Blasters are disappointed not to win, says Iain Hume

Bottom-placed Kerala Blasters FC might have opened their tally with the away draw here but their main goalscorer Iain Hume lamented the result and said it's extremely disappointing to return with draw despite a dominating against table toppers Atletico de Kolkata in ISL.

Srinivasan drops in at Dalmiya's residence, donates Rs 1 cr to NGO
Srinivasan drops in at Dalmiya's residence, donates Rs 1 cr to NGO

ICC chairman N Srinivasan on Sunday dropped in at former BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya's residence for a brief "courtesy visit" while 103 of the 121 affiliated units of Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) felicitated the Tamil Nadu strongman on Sunday.

Srinivasan refuses to comment on West Iindies team's pullout
Srinivasan refuses to comment on West Iindies team's pullout

ICC Chairman N Srinivasan on Sunday refused to comment on the West Indies team's sudden pullout of the India series.

ISL: David Trezeguet fires as Pune beat Goa 2-0 to record maiden win
ISL: David Trezeguet fires as Pune beat Goa 2-0 to record maiden win

A striker always remains a striker is what David Trezeguet showed when he rolled back all those years with an opportunistic strike to help FC Pune City register their maiden win beating FC Goa by 2-0 in the Hero Indian uper League here on Sunday.

Greg Dyke calls for FIFA presidential challenge against Sepp Blatter
Greg Dyke calls for FIFA presidential challenge against Sepp Blatter

Football Association chairman Greg Dyke believes a second candidate should challenge Sepp Blatter for the FIFA presidency when he stands for re-election in June next year.

Roger Federer crushes David Goffin for sixth Basel title
Roger Federer crushes David Goffin for sixth Basel title

Roger Federer outclassed David Goffin in the Swiss Indoors final on Sunday, winning 6-2, 6-2 to claim a third ATP title from his last four events.

Yuvraj Singh may find himself out of new BCCI central contract
Yuvraj Singh may find himself out of new BCCI central contract

Yuvraj Singh's chances of playing in the upcoming World Cup is all but over with younger players performing well for Team India. Known for his flamboyance batting and more than handy bowling, Yuvraj was once an integral part of the team.