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Chris Gayle blitz in vain as Team Abu Dhabi taste first defeat

Team Abu Dhabi lost their first match of the season, going down to Bangla Tigers, even as Chris Gayle scored a quickfire half-century. The Universe Boss slammed...

193 November 27, 2021

Djokovic seals Serbia tie at Davis Cup Finals, Italy down U.S.

World number one Novak Djokovic overpowered Dennis Novak after Dusan Lajovic battled past Gerald Melzer and Serbia went on to a 3-0 win in their opener against...

179 November 27, 2021

Klopp tells Mane to “pay back with football” if teams target him

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp urged forward Sadio Mane to control his emotions when opponents try to wind him up and “pay them back” with the quality of...

292 November 27, 2021

Hazratullah Zazai makes Bangla Tigers roar

Abu Dhabi T10 season 5’s matchday 7 belonged to the chasing teams as the Bangla Tigers and Delhi Bulls cruised to comfortable victories over the Deccan Gladiators...

302 November 26, 2021

India all out for 345 against New Zealand in Kanpur test

India were all out for 345 in the first innings in their opening test against New Zealand at Kanpur’s Green Park Stadium on Friday. Debutant Shreyas Iyer...

314 November 26, 2021

Formula One renews deal with Spain until 2026

Formula One has renewed its contract with Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya for the Spanish Grand Prix until 2026, it announced on Friday. F1 said in a statement that...

195 November 26, 2021

India bat first against New Zealand in Kanpur spin battle

India stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane won the toss and elected to bat in the opening test against New Zealand on Thursday in a battle between two spin-heavy...

416 November 25, 2021

Jamie Overton clutch helps Team Abu Dhabi to fifth successive win

Philip Salt and Jamie Overton propelled Team Abu Dhabi to a six-wicket win against Delhi Bulls in their fifth game. While Philip Salt opened the batting with...

416 November 25, 2021

Spain’s Bautista Agut out of Davis Cup with injury, replaced by Ramos

Spain’s Roberto Bautista Agut has been ruled out of the Davis Cup after suffering an abdominal injury in training and will be replaced by Albert Ramos, the...

378 November 24, 2021

Johnson Charles smashes 36 off 12 to win it for Bangla Tigers

The Bangla Tigers wrapped up one of the fastest chases in the history of Abu Dhabi T10, defeating The Chennai Braves in just over four overs. West...

587 November 24, 2021

‘Unlike other countries, Qatar ready to host world cup with a year to go’

As anticipation builds across the world for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, Qatar is ready to host the event ahead of a year unlike other countries, said...

597 November 24, 2021

FIFA World Cup countdown clock unveiled at Corniche

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) and FIFA yesterday celebrated the one-year to go milestone for the World Cup Qatar 2022 in a colourful ceremony...

722 November 23, 2021

Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Tom Banton shine as Deccan Gladiators thrash Delhi Bulls

After the Gladiators bowled the Bulls out, their opening batsmen Tom Kohler-Cadmore (51* from 19 balls) and Tom Banton (44 from 21 balls) took the game away...

118 November 23, 2021

Abu Dhabi T10 2021: Delhi Bulls trample over defending champions Northern Warriors

Dwayne Bravo’s Delhi Bulls defeated defending champions Northern Warriors by six wickets in the opening game of the Abu Dhabi T10 at the Zayed Cricket Stadium in...

980 November 20, 2021

Abu Dhabi T10 2021: Gayle and Stirling’s knocks help Team Abu Dhabi secure big win over Bangla Tigers

In match two of the fifth edition of Abu Dhabi T10 2021, Team Abu Dhabi got off to a fantastic start as they crushed Bangla Tigers by...

978 November 20, 2021

Peng Shuai: Still no direct contact with Chinese player after sex assault claims – WTA

Chinese player Peng Shuai has still not directly been in contact with the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA), which says “no amount of money” would stop it pulling...

242 November 20, 2021

Team India’s Rahul Dravid Era Begins With New Zealand Challenge

With a new coach and a new T20I captain at the helm, Team India face T20 World Cup finalists New Zealand in a three-match T20I series starting...

1638 November 17, 2021

Argentina Qualify For 2022 FIFA World Cup Despite Goalless Draw vs Brazil

Argentina joined Brazil in qualifying for next year’s World Cup in Qatar despite the arch-rivals playing out a dour 0-0 draw in San Juan on Tuesday. Argentina...

2064 November 17, 2021

Osaka concerned over Peng’s whereabouts after assault allegations

Four-time Grand Slam winner Naomi Osaka said she was concerned over the wherabouts of fellow tennis player Peng Shuai, who has not been heard from since making...

1084 November 17, 2021

Italy In Play-Offs After Northern Ireland Stalemate

Italy will have to get through the play-offs if they are to return to the World Cup after a goalless draw at Northern Ireland on Monday allowed...

2284 November 16, 2021