We believe we still can win a game against India: Kapugedera

Pallekele, Aug 26 Sri Lanka's stand-in captain Chamara Kapugedera today said the fighting effort in a losing cause in the second ODI against India here has given them the belief that they can still...

Aug 26, 2017 3:11 PM | Newsscroll

Experimentation in ODIs will continue: R Sridhar

By Chetan NarulaPallekele, Aug 26 Indian fielding coach R Sridhar has said that the team will not be deterred by the middle- order collapse in the second ODI against Sri Lanka, and continue with...

Aug 26, 2017 1:49 PM | Newsscroll

Nadal drawn to face Federer in US Open semis

Johannesburg [South Africa], Aug 26 : One could expect world number one Rafael Nadal and third-ranked Roger Federer renew their long rivalry after the duo have been drawn to face each other in...

Aug 25, 2017 2:17 PM | Newsscroll

World Badminton C'ships: Sindhu, Nehwal eye final berths

Glasgow [Scotland], Aug 26 : Rio Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu and ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal will aim to book their places in the finals of the World Badminton Championships when...

Aug 25, 2017 2:17 PM | Newsscroll

India eye series win, Sri Lanka seek revival

By Chetan NarulaPallekele, Aug 26 India will fancy their chances of wrapping up the five-match series when they lock horns with a beleaguered Sri lanka in the third One-day International here...

Aug 26, 2017 12:28 PM | Newsscroll

World wrestling body approves new weight categories

Paris, Aug 26 The United World Wrestling has added 79kg and 92kg to the existing Olympic and non-Olympic freestyle weight categories while opting for major changes in almost all the greco-roman...

Aug 26, 2017 11:58 AM | Newsscroll

World Boxing C'ship: Amit Phangal kicks of India's campaign with win

Hamburg [Germany], Aug 26 : India's campaign at the World Boxing Championships got off to a fine start as Asian bronze-medallist Amit Phangal advanced to the pre-quarterfinals in the 49 kg...

Aug 25, 2017 12:57 PM | Newsscroll

Khan fears for McGregor in Mayweather bout

Las Vegas, Aug 26 British boxer Amir Khan fears Conor McGregor could face serious injury as the Irishman prepares to face Floyd Mayweather here today.Former light-welterweight world champion Khan...

Aug 26, 2017 11:18 AM | Newsscroll

Stalingrad History a constant presence for World Cup workers

Volgograd (Russia), Aug 26 Sergei Kamin knows exactly what to do if his workers find a bomb from the Battle of Stalingrad."The first procedure is surprise. The second procedure is fear," he...

Aug 26, 2017 11:15 AM | Newsscroll

Spurs keen to improve Wembley form against Burnley

London, Aug 26 Tottenham are still getting used to calling Wembley home, but need a sharp improvement as Burnley prepare to visit in the Premier League tomorrow.Mauricio Pochettino's side struggled...

Aug 26, 2017 11:10 AM | Newsscroll