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IPL 2021: Clinical Mumbai Indians find solution to peculiar Chennai challenge

If you didn’t already know, the first week of IPL 2021 provided ample explanation why Chennai Super...

98 April 18, 2021

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich go seven points clear as Hansi Flick reveals quit shock

Flick’s announcement capped a turbulent week for Bayern, who bounced back from their Champions League quarter-final exit...

78 April 18, 2021

Monte Carlo Masters: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Dan Evans in straight sets to set up final against Andrey Rublev

Fourth seed Tsitsipas needed just over an hour to dispatch Britain’s Evans, who knocked out world number...

79 April 18, 2021

Asian Wrestling Championships: Ravi Kumar Dahiya wins gold, Bajrang Punia withdraws from final through injury

Bajrang said that he did not want to aggravate the condition of his right elbow. He said...

79 April 18, 2021

IPL 2021: Eoin Morgan’s match-ups masterclass, gems that will be forgotten and other talking points from SRH vs KKR

Kolkata Knight Riders made a winning start to an IPL season for the eighth time in the...

82 April 12, 2021

RR vs PBKS, IPL 2021, Match 4: Rajasthan Royals, Punjab Kings aim for winning starts

Punjab Kings had staged a miraculous comeback last year after a disastrous start, nearly making it to...

92 April 12, 2021

2021 Davis Cup Finals to be held in Innsbruck, Turin along with Madrid

Madrid will host two groups, two last-eight ties, the semi-finals and the final. The 2021 Davis Cup...

83 April 12, 2021

The Masters 2021: Tears, cheers and shares rise as Hideki Matsuyama’s victory thrills Japan

Even Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga weighed in, telling reporters the performance had been ‘really wonderful.’ Tokyo: Thrilled...

72 April 12, 2021

North Korea pulls out of Tokyo Olympics, citing coronavirus fears

With the Games just months away, the regime’s sports ministry says it wants to protect athletes from...

69 April 12, 2021

The Summer Olympics, explained

After a year’s delay, the Tokyo Olympics are set to begin in July, with the Paralympics scheduled to start...

84 April 12, 2021

Qatar will host FINA congress on 5 June

Doha: The Qatar Swimming Association (QSA) yesterday announced that it will host the General Congress of the...

83 April 12, 2021

Monte Carlo Masters 2021: ‘I don’t give a damn’ Benoit Paire goes down in hail of expletives

If the 74 unforced errors were not incriminating enough, Paire’s latest post-mortem on tennis in a world...

102 April 12, 2021

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japan’s ‘Super Fan’ prepares for Games without fans

Ishikawa, who is president of an IT company, has attended every Summer Olympics since then, becoming famous...

71 April 12, 2021

Anirban Lahiri grabs first Top-5 since 2017; Jordan Spieth wins after more than 3 years

Anirban Lahiri achieved his best in 1260 days and Jordan Spieth got back into the winner’s circle...

63 April 6, 2021

‘French Open postponement a possibility’

The French Open, which last year was postponed by four months and took place in front of...

135 April 5, 2021

Sania, Ankita hit the courts in Dubai ahead of tough Latvia tie

The pros will be leading a five-member team that includes Karman Kaur Thandi, the fast-improving Zeel Desai...

70 April 5, 2021

Miami Open: Hubert Hurkacz beats Jannik Sinner to win first Masters title

Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz claimed his first ATP Masters 1000 title by beating Italian teenager Jannik Sinner in...

75 April 5, 2021

Jordan Spieth: Texas Open win is former world number one’s first title since 2017

Former world number one Jordan Spieth won the Texas Open by two shots to end a victory...

64 April 5, 2021