SINGAPORE: Simona Halep handed an out-of-sorts Serena Williams the joint heaviest defeat of her long and illustrious career as the Romanian beat the world No.1 6-0 6-2 at the WTA Finals on Wednesday.<
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians expressed shock and disbelief Wednesday after reports claimed national icon and badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei had failed a drugs test.
WASHINGTON: The Associated Press will periodically look at the changing landscape of the NBA during the upcoming season from three perspectives: A player’s viewpoint, from the bench, and from the fron
PARIS: The punishing hairpin climb to the Alpe d'Huez ski station high in the French Alps will provide the dramatic climax for the 2015 Tour de France, before cycling's showcase race sweeps into Paris
MOSCOW: FIFA has said it is happy with the progress being made by hosts Russia ahead of the 2018 World Cup after the governing body’s inspection committee carried out its first official visit.
SINGAPORE: Caroline Wozniacki put a huge dent in Maria Sharapova’s bid to finish the season as world No.1 by overcoming some distracting bright lights to down the Russian 7-6(4) 6-7(5) 6-2 in their ma
NEW DELHI: India field hockey coach Terry Walsh resigned on Tuesday citing administrative hurdles in his job, within three weeks of guiding the team to the Asian Games gold medal.
NEW DELHI: West Indies cricket was plunged into a major crisis on Tuesday after India, the world’s richest board, suspended all future tours with them following the Caribbean team’s abrupt withdrawal
DUBAI: Skippers Michael Clarke and Misbah-ul Haq Tuesday agreed spin will play a major role in the first of two Tests between Australia and Pakistan starting in Dubai from Wednesday.
MOUNT MAUNGANUI, New Zealand: South Africa cruised to a six-wicket win over New Zealand in the first one-day international at Mount Maunganui on Tuesday, guided home by a captain’s knock from AB de Vi
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