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  • Live Score: Chennai Super Kings opt to bat against Kings XI Punjab 1 hour 31 minutes ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: Struggling to be consistent, Kings XI Punjab will have their task cut out when they take on the in-form Chennai Super Kings. CSK have lost just one of their five matches so far and are currently second on the...
  • Marouane Fellaini contemplated Manchester United exit after difficult season 2 hours 43 minutes ago

    London: Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini contemplated leaving the club after a disappointing debut season but the towering Belgian believes he is now reaping the rewards of fighting for his place at Old Trafford. The 27-year-old Fellaini joined United in a 27 million-pound ($41 million) deal from Everton in 2013 to become...
  • Liverpool need 'top-level striker', says Brendan Rodgers 2 hours 52 minutes ago

    Liverpool need a top-level striker who can play every week and Daniel Sturridge could lose his role as the club's leading man after an injury-hit season, manager Brendan Rodgers has said. Liverpool scored 101 Premier League goals last season, with Sturridge and Luis Suarez netting 52 between them to help Rodgers's...
  • IPL 8: Malinga, McClenaghan take Mumbai Indians to 20-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad 5 hours 31 minutes ago

    For LIVE Blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Having lost five of their six previous encounters, hosts Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they face a rejuvenated Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League (IPL) contest at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday. After ending their...
  • Louis van Gaal thinks Ryan Giggs will be next Manchester United manager 11 hours 27 minutes ago

    Manchester: Louis van Gaal has said he believes Ryan Giggs will succeed him as Manchester United manager. Van Gaal, 63, is nearing the end of his first season in charge at Old Trafford and is contracted to the club until 2017. "I expect that he will be the next manager after I...
  • IPL 8: Sunil Narine to undergo test in Chennai again 11 hours 37 minutes ago

    Kolkata Knight Riders have decided to send Sunil Narine for another test of his bowling action after match officials expressed 'concerns' over deliveries the offspinner bowled in the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Wednesday (April 22) in Visakhapatnam. If Narine is called a second time, he will be out of...
  • IPL 8: Struggling Mumbai Indians face resurgent Sunrisers Hyderabad 11 hours 47 minutes ago

    Having lost five of their six previous encounters, hosts Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they face a rejuvenated Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League (IPL) contest at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday. After ending their four-match losing streak in the ongoing season with 18-run...
  • IPL 8: KXIP have their task cut out as they face in-form Chennai 11 hours 56 minutes ago

    Chennai: Struggling to be consistent, Kings XI Punjab will have their task cut out when they take on the in-form Chennai Super Kings in an IPL cricket match at the Chepauk here on Saturday. CSK have lost just one of their five matches so far and are currently second on the...
  • Rafael da Silva adds to Manchester United injury woes 22 hours 21 minutes ago

    Manchester United have suffered yet another defensive injury with right-back Rafael da Silva ruled out for the rest of the season after breaking his ribs. Manager Louis van Gaal told MUTV that the Brazilian suffered the injury in an Under-21 match against Leicester this week. United, who lie in third place, a...
  • David Warner hoping Sunrisers Hyderabad continue good form 23 hours 28 minutes ago

    David Warner is happy that his family is around during IPL season and hopes SRH win over KKR is the turning point of their season. ...
  • IPL 8: RR favourites against laggards RCB Yesterday

    Pushed to the bottom of the heap after three successive losses, it would take an extraordinary performance from Royal Challengers Bangalore to get the better of table-toppers Rajasthan Royals. ...
  • Mourinho plays down his supremacy over Wenger Yesterday

    Chelsea may be two wins away from regaining the Premier League title, but manager Jose Mourinho insists he is taking nothing for granted -- including his unblemished record against Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger. The London rivals meet on Sunday with Chelsea 10 points clear at the top of the table. Victory...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 8, Match 22 Yesterday

    For LIVE Blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Pushed to the bottom of the heap after three successive losses, it would take an extraordinary performance from Royal Challengers Bangalore to get the better of table-toppers Rajasthan Royals. With five wins from six matches, Rajasthan are sitting pretty at the top...
  • Spinner Sunil Narine reported for suspect action again Yesterday

    West Indies mystery spinner Sunil Narine has again been reported for a suspect illegal bowling action by the on-field umpires during Kolkata Knight Riders' away IPL match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 22. The two on-field umpires who reported Narine for "suspected illegal action" are Richard Illingworth and Vineet Kulkarni. "A suspected...
  • UAE matches of IPL 2014 garnered Rs.250 crore: BCCI Yesterday

    Mumbai: Twenty matches of the 2014 Indian Premier League (IPL), played in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in April that year, contributed Rs.250 crore to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the gulf country, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) release said on Friday. The study in this...
  • IPL 8: Colin Munro replaces Josh Hazlewood in Mumbai Indians squad Yesterday

    Mumbai: The Indian Premier League (IPL) technical committee has approved a replacement for Mumbai Indians' pacer Josh Hazlewood, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) release said on Friday. All-rounder Colin Munro will replace the Australian in the team, paving the way for the New Zealander's debut in the...
  • Roberto Martinez wants celebration of former chairman against Manchester United Yesterday

    Everton manager Roberto Martinez wants Sunday's home game against Manchester United to be a tribute to former chairman Philip Carter, who died aged 87 on Thursday, having overseen some of the club's most successful years. Carter was in charge when Everton won the FA Cup, the European Cup Winners Cup and...
  • IPL 8: Lot of credit goes to Pravin Amre, says Shreyas Iyer Yesterday

    New Delhi: Having played a pivotal role in Delhi Daredevils' thumping win against Mumbai Indians, young opener Shreyas Iyer credited the team's assistant coach Praveen Amre for his new-found success in the IPL cricket tournament. Iyer top-scored with a 56-ball 83, his innings laced with 7 fours and 5 sixes, to...
  • IPL 2015: Support staff not hampering chances, says Parthiv Patel Yesterday

    New Delhi: Rebutting assertions that the large Mumbai Indians coaching entourage is hampering the team's chances in IPL, wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel said that the results may not be coming but the star-studded support staff gives players space and their inputs are valuable. The Rohit Sharma-led MI went down against Delhi Daredevils...
  • Aston Villa warn Jack Grealish over nitrous oxide allegations Yesterday

    Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood has warned Jack Grealish about his future behaviour after the teenage midfielder was pictured in a national newspaper allegedly taking nitrous oxide. Year-old images published by The Sun appeared to show Grealish taking the substance that is described as a legal 'high'. "I spoke to Jack first...
  • IPL 8: Big IPL buys Yuvraj Singh, Dinesh Karthik struggling to get going Yesterday

    Mumbai: Two players, who were bought for big money at the Indian Premier League auction are struggling to justify the huge amount spent on them for the eighth edition of the hugely popular Twenty20 tournament. India's 2011 World Cup winning hero Yuvraj Singh and discarded stumper Dinesh Karthik were the biggest...
  • IPL 8: Table-toppers RR favourites against laggards RCB Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: Pushed to the bottom of the heap after three successive losses, it would take an extraordinary performance from Royal Challengers Bangalore to get the better of table-toppers Rajasthan Royals when the two sides clash in an IPL match on Friday. With five wins from six matches, Rajasthan are sitting pretty...
  • EPL: Arsenal look to delay Chelsea's title coronation Yesterday

    Manchester: With Chelsea holding a 10-point lead in the Premier League with six games left, it's surely no longer a question of whether the team will win the title. To many, it's about when it will happen. Beat Arsenal on Sunday in a match between the league's top two teams and Chelsea...
  • Sunderland's Adam Johnson charged with under-age sex offences Yesterday

    London: Sunderland and England midfielder Adam Johnson has been charged with four offences concerning sex with an under-age girl, a prosecutor said on Thursday. "Following an investigation by Durham Police, I have today authorised police to charge Adam Johnson, aged 27, with four offences under the Sexual Offences Act 2003," said...
  • Arsene Wenger not worried by poor record against Jose Mourinho Yesterday

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is ready to put an end to his winless run against Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho when the Premier League leaders visit the Emirates Stadium on Sunday in a top-of-the-table clash. Leaders Chelsea are 10 points clear of second-placed Arsenal with six games remaining this season but Wenger,...
  • IPL 8: Rajasthan Royals off-field endeavour Yesterday

    Rajasthan Royals' players took time out from their busy schedule to spend time with school students. ...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians Yesterday

    An inconsistent Delhi Daredevils will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai Indians in their sixth match of the IPL cricket tournament at Feroz Shah Kotla. ...