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  • Wu Ashun wins Volvo China Open for 1st European Tour title 9 hours 41 minutes ago

    Shanghai: Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour title on home soil when he beat David Howell by one stroke to capture the Volvo China Open on Sunday. The 29-year-old Wu, who plays primarily on the Japan Tour, was the steadiest player during the final round,...
  • Nishikori, Ferrer advance to Barcelona Open semi-finals Yesterday

    Barcelona: Defending champion Kei Nishikori made his way into the Barcelona Open semifinals by holding off Roberto Bautista Agut 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 on Friday. Third-seeded David Ferrer also advanced by beating Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-3, 7-6 (5) as he stayed on course for a fifth final appearance at the tournament. After the...
  • Three golfers tied for lead after first round at Volvo China Open 3 days ago

    Shanghai: Most golfers at the Volvo China Open had trouble keeping their approach shots from flying off the firm greens at Tomson Golf Course on Thursday. For a trio of European Tour veterans playing some of their best golf at the moment, the difficult conditions didn't pose too much of a...
  • IPL 2015: Middle order needs to fire for Sunrisers Hyderabad 3 days ago

    The relief on David Warner's face after Sunrisers Hyderabad sealed a 16-run win over Kolkata Knight Riders on Wednesday was palpable. The win in a rain-affected game at the Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Stadium in Visakhapatnam was built on the back of Warner's highly entertaining 91, and some quality...
  • IPL 8: David Warner raises his hat to Praveen Kumar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar 3 days ago

    David Warner reflected on a job well done by Sunrisers Hyderabad as they ended the Visakhapatnam leg of their home matches with a morale-boosting win over Kolkata Knight Riders on Wednesday (April 22). Warner top scored with a typically aggressive 55-ball 91. But the victory wasn't sealed until the Uttar Pradesh...
  • IPL 8: David Warner powers Hyderabad to a 16-run (D/L) win over Kolkata 4 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Skipper David Warner led from the front with a blistering 91 as Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated defending champions Kolkata knight Riders by 16 runs via Duckworth-Lewis method in a rain-truncated match of the Indian Premier League cricket tournament on Wednesday. Courtesy Warner's 55-ball knock, Sunrisers scored a decent 176 for four...
  • As it happaned: SRH vs KKR, IPL 8, Match 19 4 days ago

    For LIVE Blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Their morale on the upswing after back-to-back victories, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will aim to continue the winning run when they take on the inconsistent Sunrisers Hyderabad in their fifth IPL cricket match on Wednesday. The Gautam Gambhir-led KKR's most recent...
  • Headley writes memoir in prison on 26/11 Mumbai attacks, LeT 4 days ago

    New York: Pakistani-American LeT terrorist David Headley, serving 35 years for his role in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, has written a memoir in prison detailing how Lashkar's "dedication" to the cause of the "liberation of Kashmir" inspired him to join the terror group. American public affairs Television programme 'Frontline' was...
  • Neymar nets twice as Barcelona beat PSG 2-0 to reach Champions League semi-finals 4 days ago

    Neymar scored two goals as Barcelona beat Paris Saint-Germain 2-0 on Tuesday to seal their return to the Champions League semifinals, joining Europe's elite four teams for the seventh time in eight seasons. Neymar had already netted Barcelona's first goal in their 3-1 first-leg win, and the Brazil striker struck in...
  • Ready to wait for Test call-up: David Miller 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The David Miller style of play is suited more to shorter formats but the big-hitting batsman dreams of playing Tests for South Africa to this date, having made a name for himself in five years of international cricket, complimented by a successful stint in the IPL. If Miller eventually...
  • Champions League: Bayern hope Pep-talk will boost confidence for Porto tie 5 days ago

    Munich: Bayern Munich are on a mission with coach Pep Guardiola firing up his injury-hit team as they seek to reverse a 3-1 deficit against Porto in the Champions League quarter-final second leg on Tuesday. The five-times European champions, who have reached the final three times since 2010, find themselves in...
  • No fracture for Manchester City's David Silva 6 days ago

    London: Manchester City playmaker David Silva has been given the all-clear by doctors after it was feared he may have fractured his cheekbone. The Spain midfielder went to hospital after suffering a facial injury during the 2-0 Premier League victory over West Ham United on Sunday. Silva received treatment for nearly 10...
  • IPL 2015: David Miller credits stint with KXIP for career upswing 6 days ago

    David Miller was just about two years old when his father, Andrew, gifted him a golf set. When Andrew, also a club-level cricketer, rolled the ball towards Miller junior to see how his son went, David swung the club like a bat striking the ball hard. Coming from a sporting family,...
  • IPL 8: Mitchell Starc could have made a difference, says David Weise 6 days ago

    Bengaluru: Royal Challengers Bangalore all-rounder David Weise on Monday said that the presence of injured Australian bowler Mitchell Starc could have made a difference had he played for them in their defeat against Mumbai Indians in an IPL cricket match. In absence of a top-class fast bowler, RCB conceded 210 runs...
  • Manchester City's David Silva taken to hospital with cheek injury 1 week ago

    Manchester City playmaker David Silva was taken to hospital after sustaining an injury to his cheek bone during the 2-0 Premier League victory over West Ham United on Sunday. Spaniard Silva received treatment for nearly 10 minutes and was carried off on a stretcher after being hit on the head by...
  • Manchester City beat West Ham United 2-0 to close on United 1 week ago

    London: Manchester City climbed to within one point of third-placed neighbours United with a comfortable 2-0 Premier League victory over West Ham United on Sunday to end a difficult week on a high. James Collins's freak own goal and Sergio Aguero's 20th league strike of the season secured a routine win...
  • As it happened: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Daredevils, IPL 8, Match 13 April 18, 2015

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: Having snapped their prolonged losing streak, Delhi Daredevils would look to carry forward the momentum when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad. Delhi's fighting win over Kings XI Punjab was just the kind of boost the side needed after losing...
  • Now, eBooks, songs, clothing that give off scent April 18, 2015

    New Delhi: After developing a phone that gives off scent, Harvard professor David Edwards has brought his olfactory-focused products to include eBooks, songs, and clothing. These products, named 'oBooks' and 'oSongs,' pair with Edwards' Vapor Communications' oPhone contraption which contains all the scent chips meant to be mixed until it matches...
  • Hazard, Costa, De Gea in running for player of year April 16, 2015

    London: Eden Hazard and Diego Costa have been included on a six-man shortlist for the player of the year in England after helping Chelsea win the League Cup and move to the brink of reclaiming the Premier League. England striker Harry Kane is also on the shortlist as a reward for...
  • As it happened: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals, IPL 8, Match 11 April 16, 2015

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Looking to keep their winning run intact, IPL table-toppers Rajasthan Royals face a stern Sunrisers Hyderabad test in their fourth match of the Twenty20 cricket league. If RR have have been unbeaten in their three games so far, then the David...
  • IPL 8: Confident Rajasthan Royals face stern Sunrisers Hyderabad test April 16, 2015

    Visakhapatnam: Looking to keep their winning run intact, IPL table-toppers Rajasthan Royals (RR) face a stern Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) test in their fourth match of the Twenty20 cricket league, here on Thursday. If RR have have been unbeaten in their three games so far, then the David Warner-led SRH have had...
  • British PM David Cameron releases manifesto for Conservative party April 15, 2015

    With less than a month to go for elections in Britain, Prime Minister David Cameron has released the manifesto for the Conservative party. He stressed on the importance of national security in the upcoming vote. He said, "There are difficult choices you have to make. And I think people deserve...
  • IPL 8: Boult and Bhuvneshwar bowled brilliantly, says David Warner April 14, 2015

    Bangalore: He was the deserving Man-of-the-Match award winner for his explosive half-century but Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner gave credit to his bowlers for setting up the win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League on Monday. Sunrisers rode on Warner's 27-ball 57 and Trent Boult's three-wicket burst in...
  • IPL 8: Clinical Sunrisers Hyderabad sink Royal Challengers Bangalore by 8 wickets April 13, 2015

    Skipper David Warner blasted a 27-ball 57 to help Sunrisers Hyderabad notch their first success in two outings with an eight-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the eight season of Indian Premier League on Monday. Warner and fellow-opener Shikhar Dhawan (50 not out) put on 82 runs in 7.2 overs...
  • Difficult to feel sorry for Fernando Alonso, says David Coulthard April 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Fernando Alonso's much talked about return to McLaren after five frustrating seasons at Ferrari seems to have backfired so far but former Formula 1 driver David Coulthard doesn't feel sorry for the multi million pound worth Spaniard. Having missed the season opener at Melbourne, Alonso retired in Malaysia and...