Quarter Finals

  • Champions League: Bayern get Man United, Real Madrid face Dortmund in quarters 21-03-2014 04:46 PM

    Defending champion Bayern Munich will play Manchester United in the Champions League quarter-finals, and Real Madrid will face Borussia Dortmund in a rematch of last season's semi-finals. Spanish clubs Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will also meet in the quarter-finals, while Paris Saint-German and Chelsea were drawn together. The matches will...
  • As it happened: India vs England, U-19 World Cup quarter-finals 22-02-2014 10:28 AM

    ENGLAND INNINGS (chasing 222 to win) Chasing a challenging total of 222, the England batsmen held their nerve and closed the contest in the last over. End of 49.1 overs: Rob Jones (28*) and Rob Sayer (10*) held their nerves to take England past the finish line. Jones struck a...
  • Federer vs Murray: a quarter-final worthy of an Australian Open final 21-01-2014 04:34 PM

    Melbourne: As Roger Federer sees it, he and Andy Murray are making a comeback from a year of ups and downs. That's putting it mildly. For 32-year-old Federer, the winner of 17 Grand Slam titles, 2013 was the year that his tenure near the top went into sharp decline. He...
  • Kartik yet again booed by Bengal fans at Eden 11-01-2014 08:14 PM

    Kolkata: There was no end to Murali Kartik's miseries at the Eden Gardens after Friday's fan fury, as the Railways skipper was again booed by Bengal fans who shouted slogans outside the stadium at the end of the fourth day's play. About a 100-odd Bengal fans, shouting slogans of "Go...
  • We will be a better side next season: Parveez Rasool 11-01-2014 07:35 PM

    Vadodara: Their fairytale run in the Ranji Trophy came to an end with a crushing quarter-final loss on Saturday but Jammu and Kashmir captain Parvez Rasool said his team is not the least bit disheartened and will emerge stronger next season. J&K lost by a 100 runs against Punjab in...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: Railways hold edge over Bengal chasing 271 11-01-2014 05:57 PM

    Kolkata: Railways captain Murali Kartik took the attack back to the opposition camp with a timely half-century as the visitors need another 154 runs with seven wickets in hand as their Ranji Trophy quarter-final against hosts Bengal hangs in balance at the end of the fourth day. Chasing a target...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: Yadav, Indulkar stand boost Mumbai against Maharashtra 08-01-2014 06:16 PM

    Mumbai: Out-of-form Suryakumar Yadav notched up a timely, counter-attacking hundred to steer defending champions Mumbai to 306 for 7 against Maharashtra in their Ranji Trophy quarter-final match at the Wankhede Stadium here on Wednesday. Coming in to bat when Mumbai were tottering at 101 for 4 after lunch, Yadav (120)...
  • India blank Russia 10-1, qualify for quarter-finals 30-07-2013 02:27 PM

    New Delhi: India pummeled Russia 10-1 in their last pool match on Tuesday and saw Australia play out a 3-3 draw with New Zealand that helped India move into the quarter-finals of the junior women's hockey world cup in Monchengladbach, Germany. India, who led 5-0 until half-time, pumped in five...
  • Upsets continue at Wimbledon as Serena falls to Lisicki 01-07-2013 07:48 PM

    London: Add Serena Williams to the list of big names eliminated early at this unpredictable Wimbledon. The defending champion failed to close out a see-saw third set Monday, dropping the last four games against Sabine Lisicki of Germany to lose 6-2, 1-6, 6-4 in the fourth round and end her...
  • Late goal drama leaves Dortmund dizzy, Malaga fuming 10-04-2013 09:00 AM

    Dortmund: Borussia Dortmund's dramatic 3-2 Champions League quarter-final win over Malaga on Tuesday left the Germans dizzy with success while their opponents were fuming over the late winner. Former European champions Dortmund scored twice in stoppage time, including a controversial winning goal from defender Felipe Santana, that saw them complete...
  • PSG strategy won't depend on Lionel Messi, says Carlo Ancelotti 10-04-2013 03:29 AM

    Barcelona: Paris St Germain's strategy for Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final, second leg at Barcelona will not depend on whether Lionel Messi features for the La Liga leaders, PSG coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Tuesday. The Argentine World Player of the Year strained a hamstring in last week's 2-2 first-leg draw...
  • Real Madrid into semis despite 3-2 loss at Galatasaray 10-04-2013 02:39 AM

    Istanbul: Real Madrid reached the Champions League semi-finals for the third straight season on Tuesday despite losing 3-2 at Galatasaray following a second-half resurgence by the Turkish team. Madrid needed a double from Cristiano Ronaldo to advance 5-3 on aggregate, but only after conceding three goals in a 16-minute span...
  • Berlocq wins the decider to lift Argentina into semis 08-04-2013 08:50 AM

    Buenos Aires: Carlos Berlocq defeated Frenchman Gilles Simon on Sunday in the deciding singles match to put Argentina into the Davis Cup semifinals. Berlocq won 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4 to delight the rowdy crowd at Parque Roca, the outdoor clay-court venue on the outskirts of the Argentine capital. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga...
  • Kashyap loses in quarters of China Open 16-11-2012 04:31 PM

    Shanghai: Parupalli Kashyap lost his quarterfinal match at the $350,000 China Open Super Series Premier badminton event to local hope Zhengming Wang in straight games here on Friday. The World No.17 Chinese won their first ever encounter 21-17, 21-7 in 34 minutes at the Yuan Shen Gymnasium. Wang's net winners...
  • Saina loses in quarters of Korea Open 06-01-2012 02:12 PM

    New Delhi: Saina Nehwal suffered a straight-games defeat at the hands of sixth seed Yanjiao Jiang of China in the quarter-finals to crash out of the Korea Super Series in Seoul on Friday. The fourth seed Indian lost 17-21 10-21 to the world number six Jiang in a 36-minute battle...
  • Balaji to lead Tamil Nadu in Ranji QFs 28-12-2011 11:30 PM

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  • Injured Paes withdraws from mixed doubles 09-09-2011 11:42 AM

    New York: India's chances in the Davis Cup World Group play-off received a setback after Leander Paes' back spasms during his US Open Tennis Championships men's doubles quarter-final made him a doubtful starter for the tie. He has also pulled out of his mixed doubles semi-final with Elena Vesnina. Third-seeded...
  • Roddick overcomes court hiccup, enters QFs 09-09-2011 11:26 AM

    New York: At one point, Andy Roddick looked up and saw a fan scaling a chain-link fence behind tiny Court 13, hoping to catch a peek of the 2003 US Open champion's victory on Thursday. At another point, a baby's loud cries provided a distraction at the 584-seat venue. "At...