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Dutee Chand puts up car for sale to fund training

Dutee Chand, India’s 100-m national-record holder, wants to sell her luxury car to cover the cost of training for the Olympics next year. She put up a...

1 July 13, 2020

Neymar and Mbappe dazzle France’s first post-Covid football crowd as PSG ease to friendly win

Paris Saint-Germain crushed Le Havre 9-0 in a friendly as France allowed supporters back into football stadiums for the first time since lockdown. The occasion was described...

2 July 13, 2020

Manchester City wins appeal against two-year ban from European football competitions

Manchester City’s ban from European football competitions has been overturned by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). City was originally punished by UEFA, European football’s governing...

3 July 13, 2020

England vs West Indies 1st Test Day 1 highlights

Rain and bad light forced the umpires to call for stumps on Day 1 of the first England vs West Indies Test match at the Ageas Bowl...

22 July 9, 2020

China Rules Out Hosting Most International Sport In 2020

China will not hold most international sporting events for the rest of 2020 as part of measures to stop the spread of coronavirus, the government said Thursday,...

35 July 9, 2020

England v West Indies Test series acts as a possible blueprint for coronavirus cricket

Test cricket is set to resume for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began, with England and the West Indies tonight playing the first of three...

31 July 8, 2020

Lionel Messi will finish his career at Barcelona, according to club president Josep Maria Bartomeu

Lionel Messi wants to stay with Barcelona until the end of his career, says club president Josep Maria Bartomeu, amid rumors the star is unsettled. The 33-year-old’s...

46 July 7, 2020

Happy Birthday MS Dhoni: BCCI Shares ‘Countless Moments Of Joy’ As Cricket Celebrates Special Day

Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni turns 39 on Tuesday. Regarded as one of the best captains the game has ever seen, Dhoni has been a fan...

32 July 7, 2020

Russian goalkeeper, 16, suffers severe burns after struck by lightning

The video is grainy, but with the help of a spotlight, the moment a Russian footballer is struck by a bolt of lightning is clearly visible.Znamya Truda...

36 July 7, 2020

Chelsea abuse High Court case a fight for ‘justice and equality’ say ex-players

WARNING: This article contains offensive language. Two former Chelsea youth-team players have told the BBC they are “still fighting for justice and equality” after alleging they were...

44 July 2, 2020

Arsenal 4-0 Norwich City: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scores two

A howler by goalkeeper Tim Krul helped set Arsenal on their way to a win that lifts them up to seventh as bottom club Norwich City’s hopes...

50 July 2, 2020

Covid-19 impact: Australia postpone August ODI series vs Zimbabwe

Australia and Zimbabwe have agreed to postpone three one-day internationals in August because of the difficulty of putting on the series while the new coronavirus pandemic continues,...

43 June 30, 2020

Ten of the best Premier League stars to struggle at Big Six

10) El Hadji Diouf Liverpool signed El Hadji Diouf for £10million from Lens the day after his Man of the Match performance in the opening game of...

38 June 30, 2020

Bayern Munich lift Bundesliga trophy after 4-0 thrashing of Wolfsburg

Bayern Munich, already crowned Bundesliga champions last week, lifted the league trophy in an empty stadium on Saturday after crushing hosts Wolfsburg 4-0. The Bavarians, who have...

49 June 30, 2020

31-member Pakistan contingent arrive in Manchester for 3-match Test and T20I series

The Pakistan cricketers and 11 support staff members arrived on a chartered flight from Lahore and will be transported to Worcestershire. 20-member Pakistan squad, along with 11...

53 June 29, 2020

Qatar’s 2022 World Cup ‘Diamond in the Desert’ stadium completed

Qatar’s third venue for the 2022 World Cup — the Education City Stadium — has been completed. Dubbed the “Diamond in the Desert,” the 40,000-seat ground is one of...

49 June 29, 2020

Xavi Hernandez hopes to coach Barcelona in the future

Former Barcelona great Xavi Hernandez has said he hopes to return to the Spanish club as head coach when the timing is right and that his technical...

59 June 29, 2020

Qatar to host a FIFA-backed pan-Arab tournament in 2021

Qatar are all set to host a a pan-Arab tournament in 2021 as a preparatory event before the 2022 World Cup, the Qatar Football Association (QFA) and FIFA announced on...

40 June 26, 2020

Malaysia Eyes Hosting A T20 Cricket World Cup In The 2023-31 Cycle

Malaysia will bid to host a major tournament during the 2023-31 cycle of International Cricket Council (ICC) events, as the Southeast Asian country eyes staging a T20...

42 June 26, 2020