Sao Paulo keeper scores penalty, misses another in draw
Sao Paulo keeper scores penalty, misses another in draw

Veteran Sao Paulo goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni converted one penalty before missing another in a 2-2 Brazilian championship draw against Flamengo, who were left fuming over the referee.

Asian Games: Veteran Lee is South Korea`s secret badminton weapon
Asian Games: Veteran Lee is South Korea`s secret badminton weapon

Veteran comeback kid Lee Hyun-Il spoke of his pride at sealing gold for the South Korea badminton men`s team against China after being recalled from retirement as the hosts` secret weapon.

Chapchai Nirat wins Malaysia playoff to end five-year drought
Chapchai Nirat wins Malaysia playoff to end five-year drought

Chapchai Nirat ended his five-year title drought when he held his nerve to roll in a putt at the first playoff hole and beat Filipino veteran Antonio Lascuna to win Asian Tour`s Selangor Masters on Sunday.

Asian Games gives youngsters chance to shine: Leander Paes
Asian Games gives youngsters chance to shine: Leander Paes

Vetern tennis star Leander Paes on Thursday said Indian youngsters have a good opportunity to shine at the Asian Games in Incheon in the absence of top players.

Leander Paes confirmed for Davis Cup tie against Serbia:  Anand Amritraj
Leander Paes confirmed for Davis Cup tie against Serbia: Anand Amritraj

Veteran star Leander Paes is set to combine with Rohan Bopanna for the doubles rubber during the Davis Cup tie against Serbia, Indian captain Anand Amritraj confirmed Sunday but he says nothing has been decided on the Asian Games squad as yet.

Xavi Hernandez on target as new-look Barcelona draw

A familiar face came on and helped new-look Barcelona draw 1-1 with Nice in a friendly in southern France on Saturday.

Udonis Haslem re-signs with Miami Heat

The Miami Heat have re-signed veteran forward Udonis Haslem, who is the club`s all-time leader in rebounds.

British veteran back at care home after D-Day `Great Escape`

An 89-year-old veteran who ran away from his care home to join the D-Day commemorations in France returned to Britain Saturday, hailed as the embodiment of World War II fighting spirit.

Matfield, Burger back in Springboks squad

Veteran forwards Victor Matfield and Schalk Burger are back in contention for Springboks caps two years after they last wore the green and gold.

Ajmal says bowlers facing tough times in limited-overs cricket

Veteran Pakistani cricketer Saeed Ajmal, who is widely regarded as the world`s best off-spinner, has said that life in limited-overs cricket is becoming increasingly tough for bowlers.

`Angry` PCB slams Afridi for `negative comments` on Pak teammates

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is reportedly angry at veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi`s public criticism of his teammates after Pakistan failed to qualify for the semi-finals of the ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh.

Amla says opener`s strategy to be guided by Proteas` `needs` in T20 semis with India

Veteran South African opener Hashim Amla has said that his batting strategy will be guided by`what the team needs` in their World Twenty20 semi-final against India in Dhaka on Friday.

I was under pressure to perform: Shahid Afridi

Veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi admitted Sunday that his match-winning 18-ball 34 against arch-rivals India in Pakistan`s thrilling one-wicket win in the Asia Cup here helped him relieve some pressure.

Federer pushed to the limit by canny Stepanek

Former men`s world number one Roger Federer had to dig deep to progress to the quarter-finals of the Dubai Open on Wednesday eventually beating fellow veteran Radek Stepanek of the Czech Republic 6-2, 6-7 (4/7) 6-3 in their second round clash.

Webb edges Choi to win Aussie Open

Karrie Webb edged South Korea`s Chella Choi in a "nerve-racking" battle to win her fifth Women`s Australian Open and 40th tour title Sunday with a 12-under-par.

I’m not playing favourites with Casillas: Del Bosque

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has denied that he is selecting veteran goalkeeper Iker Casillas due to favouritism.

Veteran Communist leader Chaturanan Mishra dead

Veteran Communist leader from
Bihar and former union Agriculture Minister Chaturanan Mishra
died here on Saturday following prolonged illness.

Veterans bag lead roles in serials, films

While actors like Farida Jalal, Apara Mehta, Vibha Chibber take on title roles on small screen, cinestars like Amitabh Bachchan, Om Puri and Rishi Kapoor are seen playing central characters on the 70mm.

R-day parade: 87-yr-old veteran to be oldest participant

The Republic Day parade will also display sophisticated military equipment like shipborne radar and naval underwater weapon system.