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  • Stefano Domenicali quits as Ferrari team principal 14-04-2014 04:57 PM

    Italy: Stefano Domenicali has resigned as Ferrari team principal after six years in charge and will be replaced by Marco Mattiacci, president of Ferrari North America. After a poor start to the season, Domenicali says "it's time to make an important change. As head, I take on the responsibility of...
  • Real Madrid survive Borussia Dortmund scare to reach Champions League semi-finals 09-04-2014 02:27 AM

    Germany: Real Madrid reached the semi-finals of the Champions League on Tuesday after losing 2-0 at Borussia Dortmund but finishing up with a 3-2 victory on aggregate. Playing without star striker Cristiano Ronaldo due to a left-knee injury, Madrid could afford to miss an early penalty and still go through...
  • Lewandowski scores twice as Dortmund win 4-2 at Zenit in Champions League 26-02-2014 01:36 AM

    Russia: Robert Lewandowski scored twice as Borussia Dortmund took a big step toward the Champions League quarter-finals with a 4-2 victory at Zenit St. Petersburg on Tuesday. Losing finalists last year, Dortmund made a blistering start with Henrikh Mkhitaryan scoring in the fourth minute and Marco Reus doubling the visitors'...
  • Lleyton Hewitt tops Baghdatis, advances in Memphis 14-02-2014 12:47 PM

    Memphis: Former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt of Australia beat Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus 1-6, 6-2, 6-0 on Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals at the US National Indoor Tennis Championships. The No. 3 seed leads the career series with Baghdatis 3-2, winning their first match since 2010 when Baghdatis...
  • Sock, Baghdatis move to 2nd round at Memphis 12-02-2014 08:59 AM

    Memphis, Tennessee: America's Jack Sock and Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus moved into the second round of the US National Indoor Tennis Championships Tuesday at The Racquet Club of Memphis. Sock, who reached the quarterfinals of last year's tournament, advanced with a 7-5, 1-6, 7-6 (5) victory over France's Adrian Mannarino....
  • Switzerland advance in Davis Cup, beat Serbia 02-02-2014 12:05 AM

    NOVI SAD: Switzerland won the Davis Cup first-round tie against Serbia after Marco Chiudinelli and Michael Lammer beat Nenad Zimonjic and Filip Krajinovic in the doubles for an unbeatable 3-0 lead on Saturday. Switzerland face Belgium or Kazakhstan in the quarterfinals in April. A confident Chiudinelli and Lammer defeated veteran...
  • Sunderland swoop early for defensive recruit Marcos Alonso 31-12-2013 10:49 AM

    London: English Premier League basement dwellers Sunderland have moved quickly to reinforce their frail defence by agreeing a loan move for Fiorentina fullback Marcos Alonso until the end of the season. The 23-year-old former Real Madrid, Bolton Wanderers and Spanish under-19 defender will officially complete his move to Wearside when...
  • Zoe Saldana won't mind breast implants 25-12-2013 03:42 PM

    Los Angeles: 'Avatar' actress Zoe Saldana is not keen on fake things, but she wouldn't mind getting breast implants. The 35-year-old would be happier with a fuller cleavage. "You always want what you don't have. My whole life I've been obsessed with breasts. I love them. I don't like fake...
  • Zoe Saldana is married for sanity 07-12-2013 05:52 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress Zoe Saldana says she married Marco Perego to keep her sanity in check. Saldana, 35, secretly married Perego in June this year. She says she loves her personal life more than her professional one, reports contactmusic.com. "I love what I do so much, but I love my...
  • Champions League: Dortmund still in contention after Napoli win 27-11-2013 08:52 AM

    Dortmund: Last season's Champions League runners-up Borussia Dortmund beat Napoli 3-1 with a stellar offensive performance on Tuesday to earn a lifeline and stay in the hunt for a knockout stage spot. Germany international Marco Reus converted a 10th minute penalty and Jakub Blaszczykowski added another goal on the hour...
  • Schwartzel puts himself in line for first home Open title 23-11-2013 10:04 PM

    Johannesburgh: Home favourite Charl Schwartzel will take a one-stroke lead into Sunday's final round of the South African Open after carding a third-round 69 for a 15-under-par total of 201 that sets him up for a title that has previously eluded him. The 29-year-old Schwartzel, who is the highest-ranked South...
  • Marcos Falopa's last outing as East Bengal coach on Wednesday 12-11-2013 11:43 PM

    Kolkata: East Bengal's local league match against Peerless SC on Wednesday is set to be their high profile coach Marcos Falopa's last outing bringing an end to the Brazilian's 'turbulent' stint lasting less than six months. "He will announce his decision to the media after tomorrow's CFL match in the...
  • Roma set record with 10th straight Serie A win 01-11-2013 08:37 AM

    AS Roma became the first team to win their opening 10 Serie A games of the season when they overcame bottom side Chievo 1-0 thanks to Marco Boriello's late header on Thursday. The defiant visitors defended resolutely and physically for more than an hour and looked capable of denying Roma...
  • Del Potro eases past Baghdatis in Swiss Indoors 25-10-2013 08:57 AM

    Basel: Top-seeded Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina eased past Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus 6-1, 6-2 in the Swiss Indoors second round on Thursday. Del Potro forced two breaks of serve in each set and saved all five chances the 97th-ranked Baghdatis held in the first set. In Friday's quarter-finals,...
  • East Bengal will be playing for India's pride, says coach Falopa 21-10-2013 06:09 PM

    Kolkata: East Bengal coach Marcos Falopa Monday declared that his bunch of bravehearts are raring to put their best foot forward as they will be representing India in the AFC Cup second leg semi-final against Kuwait SC here Monday. East Bengal will need to win by 2-0 or 3-1 margin...
  • Euphoric Arsenal wary of Dortmund reality check 21-10-2013 09:09 AM

    London: Arsenal are turning the toughest looking Champions League group into a walk in the park so far and they would take a huge stride towards their customary place in the last 16 with victory over Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday. A dazzling 4-1 victory over Norwich City at the weekend,...
  • Del Potro beats Baghdatis at Japan Open 01-10-2013 02:14 PM

    Tokyo: Top-seeded Juan Martin del Potro moved into the second round of the Japan Open with a 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 victory over Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus on Tuesday. Playing under the roof at Ariake Colosseum because of rain, del Potro came back from a sluggish first set to secure the...
  • Chelsea's van Ginkel faces six months out of action 26-09-2013 10:09 PM

    London: Chelsea's Dutch international midfielder Marco van Ginkel could be out of action for six months after knee surgery on Thursday, the Premier League club said. The 20-year-old Dutchman injured his anterior cruciate ligament during the first half of a Capital One (League) Cup match at Swindon on Tuesday. Chelsea...
  • Chelsea stunned by Basel in their Champions League opener 19-09-2013 08:17 AM

    London: After the euphoric return, reality is biting for Jose Mourinho, and the Chelsea homecoming is quickly going sour. Having already presided over the worst Premier League start in Roman Baranovichi's decade as owner, Mourinho is now reeling from the London club losing its Champions League group stage opener for...
  • John Isner to face Dmitry Tursunov in Citi Open semis 03-08-2013 09:07 AM

    Washington: John Isner hit 18 aces and never faced a break point during a 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-4 victory over Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus on Friday that put the American in the Citi Open semi-finals. Isner won for the 10th time in his past 11 matches as he gets ready...
  • Dortmund beat Pep Guardiola's Bayern 4-2 to win German Super Cup 28-07-2013 08:32 AM

    Germany: Borussia Dortmund defeated Bayern Munich 4-2 to win the German Sup Cup on Saturday, handing Pep Guardiola his first defeat in charge of the European Champions. Marco Reus scored twice in what was a rematch of the Champions League final between the sides, opening the scoring in the sixth...
  • Napoli pursue PSG's Verratti with 'monstrous offer' 26-07-2013 02:53 PM

    Rome: Italian football club Napoli has stepped up its pursuit of Marco Verratti with a "monstrous offer", the Paris Saint-Germain player's agent said. Donato Di Campi on Thursday said Napoli held talks with PSG and tabled a bid for his client, reports Xinhua. The 20-year-old Italian international reportedly wants three...
  • Falopa emphasises hard work for East Bengal to prosper 09-07-2013 10:16 PM

    Kolkata: Brazilian Marcos Falopa on Tuesday began his stint as the head coach of East Bengal without any big promise, simply saying that he wants to quickly adapt to the system and take the team to the "top". "I can't promise to make East Bengal play like Barcelona but I...
  • Chelsea confirm Marco van Ginkel capture 06-07-2013 09:58 AM

    London: Chelsea have completed the signing of Holland midfielder Marco van Ginkel from Dutch club Vitesse Arnhem, reports dailymail.co.uk. The 20-year-old moves from the Eredivisie for a fee believed to be 9million and has penned a five-year deal at Stamford Bridge. Van Ginkel came through the youth system at Vitesse...
  • Football Transfers: Sunday's latest news and rumours 23-06-2013 07:47 PM

    Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo in 90m pound swap deal? Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo have been linked to a sensational 90million pound swap deal between Manchester United and Real Madrid, according to reports in the Daily Star. Read more Real Madrid close in on Edinson Cavani Real Madrid are...
  • East Bengal appoint Brazilian Falopa as new head coach 12-06-2013 07:45 PM

    Kolkata: Brazilian Marcos Falopa was on Wednesday appointed as the new head coach of Kingfisher East Bengal for the upcoming season replacing Trevor Morgan, who had a successful three-year stint with the red-and-gold brigade. The 64-year-old Falopa has visited over 100 countries as a FIFA instructor and has immense experience...
  • Dark clouds threaten to rain on PSG victory parade 29-04-2013 04:18 PM

    Paris: Paris St Germain continued their march towards a first French league title since 1994 with a 1-0 win at Evian Thonon Gaillard on Sunday, yet the mood around the club is one of gloom not glory as their coronation approaches. The victory took PSG nine points clear with four...
  • Brazil booed by own fans in 2-2 draw with Chile 25-04-2013 10:51 AM

    Brazil were booed by their own fans after stumbling to a 2-2 draw with Chile in their first friendly at a 2014 World Cup stadium on Wednesday. The match at the newly refurbished Mineirao in Belo Horizonte was coach Luiz Felipe Scolari's last test before naming his squad on May...
  • Borussia Dortmund beat Malaga 3-2 to enter Champions League semis 10-04-2013 02:56 AM

    Dortmund: Borussia Dortmund completed a dramatic comeback Tuesday by scoring twice in stoppage time to defeat Malaga 3-2 and advance to the Champions League semi-finals for the first time in 15 years. Trailing 2-1 as three minutes of added time began, Dortmund equalised through Marco Reus but Malaga still held...