Associate Sponsor

      Sponsors
US to face Europe`s best in 2015 Duel in the Pool
US to face Europe`s best in 2015 Duel in the Pool

The United States will face a team of Europe`s best swimmers in December in the 2015 Duel in the Pool, USA Swimming announced on Wednesday.

Lionel Messi still Barcelona's penalty man despite miss against City
Lionel Messi still Barcelona's penalty man despite miss against City

FC Barcelona coach Luis Enrique insisted Wednesday that Lionel Messi is still the man to take penalties for his side despite the Argenitine's dramatic last minute miss against Manchester City Tuesday night.

Rwanda to host 2016 African Nations Championship

Rwanda will host the 2016 African Nations Championship (CHAN) from Jan 16 to Feb 7.

Government makes amendments to award schemes
Government makes amendments to award schemes

A retired judge of either Supreme Court or High Court will now head the Selection Committee for Arjuna Awards as the government has revised the schemes of various awards it present to sportspersons.

Mumbai offie Akshay Girap hurt in bike accident, to miss Ranji semis
Mumbai offie Akshay Girap hurt in bike accident, to miss Ranji semis

Mumbai would be without their new found off spinner Akshay Girap for the five-day Ranji Trophy cricket semi finals against defending champions Karnataka starting on February 25 at Bengaluru.

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce fumes after Spurs snatch late draw
West Ham manager Sam Allardyce fumes after Spurs snatch late draw

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce launched a scathing attack on referee Jon Moss and accused Tottenham`s players of gamesmanship after his side blew a two-goal lead in a dramatic 2-2 draw.

Juventus wary of Dortmund, but confident in last 16 chances: Giorgio Chiellini
Juventus wary of Dortmund, but confident in last 16 chances: Giorgio Chiellini

Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has warned over the counter-attacking threat of Borussia Dortmund, but believes the Italians` Champions League ambitions will shine through in their last 16 clash in Turin on Tuesday.

Brendan Rodgers plots Liverpool assault on top four
Brendan Rodgers plots Liverpool assault on top four

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said he had Arsenal and Manchester United in his sights after his team closed on the Champions League places with a 2-0 success at Southampton.

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes Real Madrid's third all-time highest scorer
Cristiano Ronaldo becomes Real Madrid's third all-time highest scorer

Cristiano Ronaldo on Sunday become the third highest all-time scorer for Real Madrid. The Portuguese superstar scored his 290th goal for the Spanish giants in a comfortable 2-0 win over Elche in La Liga. He achieved this feat in 241 games.

Serie A: Draw woes continue for Roma with Juventus nine clear
Serie A: Draw woes continue for Roma with Juventus nine clear

Roma`s title hopes took a further dive on Sunday after they were held to their sixth Serie A draw in seven games, leaving Juventus nine points clear at the top of the table.

Violence mars Greek derby, player hit
Violence mars Greek derby, player hit

Police using tear gas, fans invading the pitch and a flare hitting a player marred Sunday`s Greek Super League derby between Panathinaikos and Olympiakos.

La Liga: Real Madrid four points clear with win at Elche
La Liga: Real Madrid four points clear with win at Elche

Real Madrid moved four points clear of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a 2-0 win at Elche.

LS Speaker, Amit Shah congratulate Indian team on SA victory
LS Speaker, Amit Shah congratulate Indian team on SA victory

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and BJP President Amit Shah congratulated the Indian cricket team for their victory over South Africa in the World Cup cricket touranment.

Lyon grind out win to reclaim top spot in France
Lyon grind out win to reclaim top spot in France

A scrappy goal credited to Nabil Fekir was enough for Lyon to beat Nantes 1-0 at the Stade de Gerland on Sunday and move back to the top of the Ligue 1 table.

Jose Mourinho fumes at `criminal` Ashley Barnes foul
Jose Mourinho fumes at `criminal` Ashley Barnes foul

Jose Mourinho accused Burnley`s Ashley Barnes of making a "criminal" tackle on Chelsea`s Nemanja Matic as the Blues` boss let rip at refereeing standards and media coverage of his team.

In-form Dost bags brace in Wolfsburg win
In-form Dost bags brace in Wolfsburg win

Dutch striker Bas Dost`s sensational form continued as his double lifted second-placed VfL Wolfsburg to a 2-1 win over Hertha Berlin in the German Bundesliga on Sunday.

Riviera win would feel like a U.S. Open for Retief Goosen
Riviera win would feel like a U.S. Open for Retief Goosen

Retief Goosen has won two U.S. Opens in a stellar career and the chance to claim a first PGA Tour title in six years at the Northern Trust Open felt like he was in another U.S. Open campaign.

Nocturnal Rafael Nadal survives to reach Rio semis
Nocturnal Rafael Nadal survives to reach Rio semis

Claycourt king Rafael Nadal battled into the early hours as he reached the semi-finals of the Rio Open after beating Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas on Saturday.

Lionel Messi's girlfriend's parents tied up, robbed in gang raid by masked robbers
Lionel Messi's girlfriend's parents tied up, robbed in gang raid by masked robbers

Argentina football team captain Lionel Messi's girlfriend's parents were tied up and robbed in a raid by a gang of armed masked robbers at their luxury home.

Mo Farah upset with British teammate Andy Vernon questioning his nationality
Mo Farah upset with British teammate Andy Vernon questioning his nationality

Double Olympic and World champion Mo Farah has claimed that after winning the European 10,000-metre gold, his Great Britainteammate Andy Vernon questioned his nationality.