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  • Sir Elton John to marry partner David Furnish 3 hours 44 minutes ago

    London: Singer Elton John will officially tie the knot with longtime partner David Furnish on Sunday, his representative has confirmed, reports people.com. The couple, who bring up surrogate sons Zachary and Elijah, entered a civil partnership in 2005. The ceremony, which took place in Windsor, was followed by a $2 million...
  • ISL: Kerala Blasters FC pip Chennaiyin FC to book final berth Yesterday

    Kerala Blasters struck the match-winner deep into extra time in a thrilling second leg semi-final to book a berth for the summit clash of the inaugural Indian Super League on 4-3 aggregate over Chennaiyin FC on Tuesday. The edge-of-the-seat match ended 3-0 at regulation period and the match went into the...
  • As it happened: Chennaiyin FC vs Kerala Blasters FC, ISL Semi-final 1, 2nd Leg 2 days ago

    (For updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) It was Chennaiyin FC who laid the ground for Kerala Blasters' phenomenal transformation from underdogs to top dogs and the hosts now have their task cut out as they seek to overturn a 0-3 deficit in the second leg semi-final of...
  • Grammy Award-winning DJ David Guetta excited to perform in India 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Popular for albums like 'One Love' (2009), 'Nothing but the Beat' (2011), David Guetta has sold over six million albums and 15 million singles worldwide and quite clearly been the highest ranking DJs in the world. David, who has performed in India earlier, will be performing in Delhi/NCR...
  • David Moyes wants more improvement from Real Sociedad players 3 days ago

    David Moyes has seen signs of progress at Real Sociedad since he took over last month, but believes that there is still a lot of room for improvement. Moyes was denied victory in his first Basque derby on Sunday when Sociedad let slip an early lead and drew 1-1 at home...
  • Chanderpaul enters South Africa series under pressure in rankings 3 days ago

    Dubai: Veteran West Indies left-hander Shivnarine Chanderpaul will enter the opening Test against South Africa starting on Wednesday, with his top three spot in the world batting rankings under threat. In the latest rankings released on Sunday, Chanderpaul remained third but had Australian shot-maker David Warner breathing down his neck in...
  • Elton John opens stand in his honour at Watford 4 days ago

    London: Pop music great Elton John opened a new stand named after him at English Championship club Watford's Vicarage Road ground on Saturday, describing it as "one of the greatest days of my life". The 67-year-old singer-songwriter, who had two spells as club chairman and is now life president, addressed fans...
  • Warner, Dhawan and Kohli fined for breaching Code of Conduct 4 days ago

    Dubai: Australia's David Warner and India duo Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli were on Saturday found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the fourth day?s play in the first cricket Test, which the hosts won by 48 runs. Warner and Dhawan were fined 15 and 30 per cent...
  • As it happened: Kerala Blasters FC vs Chennaiyin FC, ISL, semi-final 5 days ago

    (For live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Title contenders Chennaiyin FC will start as favourites when they take on Kerala Blasters FC in the first semi-final of the hugely successful Indian Super League on Saturday. Chennai have been the most consistent side in the tournament and they would...
  • ISL: Chennaiyin FC start favourites against Kerala Blasters FC 5 days ago

    Title contenders Chennaiyin FC will start as favourites when they take on Kerala Blasters FC in the first semi-final of the hugely successful Indian Super League on Saturday. Chennai have been the most consistent side in the tournament and they would start the match with a psychological advantage even in front...
  • Insipid batting lets Virat Kohli down as Nathan Lyon spins Australia to victory over India 5 days ago

    Indian skipper Virat Kohli was the star of the show for a majority of the final day but was ultimately upstaged by Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon who spun his team to an emotional 48-run victory in the first Test at Adelaide. Kohli, captaining the Indian Test team for the first...
  • As it happened: Australia vs India, 1st Test, Day 5 5 days ago

    (For ball-by-ball updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Day 4 Round-up: David Warner's brilliant century helped Australia into the driver's seat in the first Test against India at the Adelaide Oval. Australia finished day four on Friday at 290 for 5 and are leading by 363 runs. Steven Smith...
  • Verbal spat, belligerent Warner and gyrate Lyon spice up Adelaide Test 6 days ago

    The Indian batting led by Virat Kohli was good enough to save the follow-on but just when a lot of Indian fans were queuing up to watch a "Rohit Sharma Special", as most us would like from him, India succumbed to a total well short of Australia on Day 4...
  • David Warner claps on seeing Abbott's bowling figures on scoreboard 6 days ago

    Adelaide: While he was leaving his imprint as a prolific scorer with yet another Test ton, David Warner also showed his support for Sean Abbott when the opener clapped after seeing the New South Wales (NSW) pacer's bowling figures on the Adelaide Oval scoreboard on Friday. Abbott's bouncer to Hughes in...
  • This is the best form of my life, says David Warner 6 days ago

    Adelaide: He might have made scoring look easy on the Adelaide track by notching centuries in each innings, but David Warner said that the pitch is not placid anymore and his team is determined to take all 10 Indian wickets on the final day of first cricket Test on Saturday. Warner...
  • David Lipsky, Anirban Lahiri to headline Dubai Open 6 days ago

    Dubai: Asian Tour's top-three players American David Lipsky, Anirban Lahiri of India and Thailand's Prom Meesawat, will headline the inaugural Dubai Open next week alongside 30 other Tour champions and four former Order of Merit winners. The $500,000 tournament will make its debut at The Els Club Dubai from Dec 18...
  • 1st Test: David Warner ton puts Australia in control on Day 4 6 days ago

    David Warner's brilliant century helped Australia into the driver's seat in the first Test against India at the Adelaide Oval. Australia finished day four on Friday at 290 for 5 and are leading by 363 runs. Steven Smith and Brad Haddin were batting on 52 and 14 respectively when stumps...
  • Majestic David Warner completes 1000 runs in 2014 6 days ago

    Adelaide: Australia's David Warner on Friday completed 1000 runs in 2014 en route to his century in the second innings of the first cricket Test against India, becoming the first opener to achieve the feat in one calendar year since England skipper Alastair Cook in 2012. The left-handed batsman achieved the...
  • David Warner, Varun Aaron in war of words over no-ball dismissal 6 days ago

    Adelaide: A dash of spice was finally added to what has been an emotionally-charged first India-Australia cricket Test when David Warner and Varun Aaron got involved in a war of words after the home batsman was called back by the umpire following a no-ball dismissal on Friday. The incident took place...
  • Greg Chappell backs David Warner to be next Australian captain 1 week ago

    Adelaide: Former Australian skipper Greg Chappell has backed explosive opener David Warner to be the next captain of the national cricket team. Chronic back and hamstring injuries have raised concerns over current captain Clarke's short and long-term future. Warner, however, would be a bold selection as he hasn't always been a choir...
  • David Letterman's final 'Late Show' set for May 20 1 week ago

    Reuters: Late night U.S. talk show host David Letterman will anchor his final broadcast on May 20 before retiring and handing the reins of the "Late Show" to Stephen Colbert, network CBS Corp said on Wednesday. The comedian, known for his sardonic wit, announced his retirement in April. CBS has not...
  • As it happened: Australia vs India, 1st Test, Day 3 1 week ago

    (For ball-by-ball updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Day 2 Round-up: On a rain-curtailed day, Michael Clarke scored a fine 128 while Steven Smith finished with an unbeaten 162 to put Australia in command. The hosts ended Day 2 of the first Test at 517/7. Indian bowlers were out...
  • As it happened: India vs Australia, 1st Test, Day 2 December 10, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Day 1 Round-up: India picked up three late wickets to pull things back on day one of the first Adelaide Test on Tuesday after a splendid batting display by Australian opener David Warner (145), skipper Michael Clarke (60 retired hurt)...
  • Varun Aaron, Mohammad Shami could have done better with new ball: Ajit Agarkar December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Notwithstanding a difficult day in office for India's fast bowlers against Australia, former paceman Ajit Agarkar feels the new-ball attack of Varun Aaron and Mohammad Shami looked good even though they let it slip against David Warner in "tough conditions". "To start off with Aaron and Shami are good....
  • David Warner hails Adelaide ton as his best ever December 9, 2014

    Adelaide: Coming in the wake of Phillip Hughes' tragic death, an emotional David Warner on Tuesday said his innings of 145 runs on day one of the first cricket Test against India was the "best knock" of his career and would stay with him for the rest of his life....
  • Karn's inclusion beyond debate, Warner proves his class once again December 9, 2014

    Adelaide Oval, for some reason has always produced great batting-friendly conditions and the first Test match between Australia and India was no different. The pitch looked dry and with the sun beating down, whatever moisture there was early on vanished very quickly. Michal Clarke won the toss and elected to bat...
  • Warner pays tribute to 'friend' Hughes with a classy ton in Adelaide December 9, 2014

    David Warner paid tribute to his friend and team-mate Phillip Hughes, by scoring a scintillating century against India in the first Test in Adelaide. Warner blasted a quickfire century off 106 balls, firing up an emotional Adelaide Oval crowd after solemn tributes to Hughes. Warner, who was present when Hughes was...
  • 1st Test: Australia 354/6 after Warner ton, India strike late to hit back December 9, 2014

    India picked up three late wickets to pull things back on day one of the first Adelaide Test on Tuesday after a splendid batting display by Australian opener David Warner (145), skipper Michael Clarke (60 retired hurt) and Steve Smith (72*). The day began with 63 claps in honour of late...
  • India in Australia 2014: Analysis of Australian cricket team December 6, 2014

    Analysis of Australia squad before the four-Test against India, which starts in Adelaide on Tuesday: TOP ORDER David Warner will be one of the first names on the team sheet after a brilliant year in which he has scored 1,199 Test runs at 74.93. India will not have forgotten the 69-ball century he...