RANCHI: Swashbuckling opener Shikhar Dhawan struck his maiden Twenty20 fifty to help India to a crushing 69-run victory over the visiting Sri Lanka in Pune on Friday.
DOHA: Briton Mark Cavendish won the Tour of Qatar for a second time on Friday, as Alexander Kristoff sprinted to victory on the fifth and final stage.
ROTTERDAM, Netherlands: French qualifier Nicolas Mahut continued his dream week at the Rotterdam World Tennis on Friday with a 6-2, 6-1 thrashing of eighth seed Viktor Troicki to reach the semifinals.
ZURICH: Former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke became the latest high-profile soccer official to be kicked out of the sport when he was banned for 12 years on Friday after causing “considerable f
NEW DELHI: India’s cricket board handed Pakistan’s former Test umpire Asad Rauf a five-year ban Friday after a tribunal found him guilty of taking backhanders from bookmakers while officiating in the
WELLINGTON: It was supposed to be Brendon McCullum’s day but it was opposing captain Steve Smith who made the right moves as Australia ended day one of the first Test against New Zealand comfortably i
NEW DELHI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India has banned Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf for five years over his alleged involvement in a spot-fixing scam during the 2013 Indian Premier League.
DHAKA: Thailand’s Thitiphun Chuayprakong remained firmly on course Friday to win his maiden Asian Tour title after opening up a three-shot lead at the end of the penultimate round in the $300,000 Bash
Al Thornton wasn’t even supposed to be 100 percent, but 50 points against a defense that pressured him all night certainly belied that.
LOS ANGELES: The Oklahoma City Thunder rolled into the NBA’s All-Star break with a 121-95 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Thursday, aided by 23 points apiece from Russell Westbrook and Kevin
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