Quarter Final

  • 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...
  • Ind v Bel, Champions Trophy hockey QF: as it happened 06-12-2012 11:34 AM

    Nithin Thimmiah's first-half goal helped India beat Belgium 1-0 to enter the semi-finals on their return to Champions Trophy after 6 years. ...
  • 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...
  • Ana Ivanovic storms into Kremlin Cup quarter-finals 18-10-2012 06:35 PM

    Moscow: Ana Ivanovic advanced to the quarterfinals of the Kremlin Cup on Thursday by beating qualifier Valeria Solovieva 6-1, 6-4. The 11th-ranked Serb broke Solovieva three times in the 19-year-old Russian's second match on the WTA Tour. Ivanovic, whose best result this season was a semifinal appearance in Indian Wells...
  • Saina Nehwal progresses to Denmark Open quarter-finals 18-10-2012 04:31 PM

    Odense: In a dramatic comeback, badminton World No.4 Saina Nehwal of India won her second round match against Japanese Minatsu Mitani to advance to the women's singles quarterfinals of the Denmark Open Super Series Premier here Thursday. The third-seeded Indian defeated the unseeded Japanese World No.28 21-15, 21-14 in 20...
  • Federer stunned by Berdych in US Open quarters 06-09-2012 09:27 AM

    New York: Maybe Roger Federer got too much time off between U.S. Open matches. This much is certain: He won't be playing again at this year's tournament after losing to Tomas Berdych in the quarterfinals. Five-time champion Federer departs Flushing Meadows before the semifinals for the first time since 2003,...
  • Andy Murray advances to last eight at US Open 04-09-2012 08:40 AM

    New York: Still seeking his first Grand Slam title, Olympic champion Andy Murray reached the quarterfinals at an eighth consecutive major tournament by beating 15th-seeded Raonic 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 on Monday night. The third-seeded Murray's superb returning muted Milos Raonic's big serving converted as he 4 of 12 break points...
  • Federer books a place in Wimbledon quarters 02-07-2012 09:17 PM

    London: Roger Federer had to stave off a comeback rather than make one on Monday, holding off Xavier Malisse in four sets to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals. Federer struggled with a back problem in the first set and left Centre Court for a medical timeout of more than eight minutes...
  • Loew's gamble pays off in Greek rout 23-06-2012 10:05 AM

    Gdansk: Joachim Loew's bold decision to completely overhaul his forward line will be viewed as a resounding success after Germany crushed Greece 4-2 on Friday to claim a place in the last four of Euro 2012. Replacing Mario Gomez, the tournament's joint top-scorer, with Miroslav Klose and omitting the experienced...
  • Germany throttled us, admits Greece coach 23-06-2012 09:52 AM

    Gdansk: Greece coach Fernando Santos conceded Germany had squeezed the life out of his side after they were thumped 4-2 in the second Euro 2012 quarter-final on Friday. The Greeks held out for 39 minutes under relentless pressure before Philip Lahm rewarded Germany's domination, only for Giorgos Samaras to finish...