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  • Pune FC take on Royal Wahingdoh in I-League 2 days ago

    Shillong: Pune FC will look to maintain their 100 percent record against Royal Wahingdoh when they face the north-east side in an I-League Round 13 encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday. Playing their second away game in a row, third-placed Pune FC (16 points) will also be eager...
  • Bharat Arun joins Royal Challengers Bangalore as assistant coach 1 week ago

    B Arun has been confirmed as assistant coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore for the 2015 edition of the Indian Premier League, starting on April 8. Arun, currently at the World Cup with the Indian team as bowling coach, will join the support staff consisting of Daniel Vettori, the head coach, Allan...
  • I-League: Royal Wahingdoh held 1-1 by Bharat FC March 21, 2015

    Royal Wahingdoh FC were held to a 1-1 draw against Bharat FC in an I-League football tournament encounter on Saturday. Both teams, however, ended with 10-men on the field as Nigerian Loveday Enyinnaya for the Royal's and Bobby Hassell of Bharat were sent off following a tussle. Forward Jackichand Singh strike for...
  • Rajasthan Royals pay Rs 15 crore part-penalty in FEMA case to ED March 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Jaipur IPL Cricket Pvt Ltd (JIPL), which owns Rajasthan Royals, has paid Rs 15 crore to the Enforcement Directorate as a part-payment of the Rs 100 crore penalty imposed by the agency two years ago. "ED received penalty of Rs 15 crore from Jaipur IPL Cricket Pvt Ltd under FEMA,"...
  • Royal Enfield Continental GT black launched in India at Rs 2.13 lakh on-road March 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Royal Enfield has added a new colour to the Continental GT. The black Royal Enfield Continental GT is priced at Rs 2.13 lakh, on-road Delhi, the same price as the other colours, yellow and red. Mechanically there are no changes in the Continental GT Black. The motorcycle has clip-on...
  • Pune FC beat Royal Wahingdoh 1-0, go to top of I-League table February 28, 2015

    Pune: Pune FC defeated Royal Wahingdoh FC 1-0 in an I-League Round 8 match to move to the top of the points table here on Saturday. A first-half strike from Thongkhosiem Haokip (27th minute) proved to be the difference between the two sides in a hard fought encounter on a rainy...
  • Mysore royal dynasty gets new heir, queen adopts grand nephew of late husband February 24, 2015

    Mysore: The Mysore royal dynasty has got a heir. The Queen of Mysore Pramoda Devi Wodiyar has formally adopted her late husband Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar's grand nephew Yaduveera Gopalaraje Urs at a ceremony held at the main Amba Vilas Palace in Mysore on Tuesday. The new King has been rechristened...
  • IPL Auction: Crores exchange hands, some stay hot some not February 17, 2015

    Bangalore: The 2015 Indian Premier League auction didn't quite capture the imagination as its predecessor did. With the World Cup going on and Ireland dismantling the once indomitable West Indies, that wasn't too surprising; but this was also partly because the eight teams were largely looking to plug gaps and...
  • Yuvraj was released to exhaust other teams' purse: RCB February 16, 2015

    Bengaluru: RCB director P A Murali on Monday said the strategy behind releasing Yuvraj Singh was to ensure that the purse of other teams' are exhausted which would help them get better cricketers for IPL 8. "The basic strategy to leave Yuvraj was to ensure that the purse of other teams...
  • RCB get Mandeep Singh from KXIP for 2015 IPL season February 5, 2015

    Royal Challengers Bangalore have traded top-order batsman Mandeep Singh from Kings XI Punjab ahead of the eighth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), starting April 9. Mandeep has been a consistent performer at the domestic and junior levels, and also in the IPL, over the years. He won the Emerging...
  • I-League: Bengaluru FC end Royal Wahingdoh's winning streak January 31, 2015

    Defending champions Bengaluru FC on Saturday ended Royal Wahingdoh's winning streak, comfortably beating the home team 4-0 in a round 4 match of the I-League played at the JN Stadium. CK Vineeth netted the opener for Bengaluru FC when he headed in a set piece in the 36th minute, courtesy Rino...
  • Royal Wahingdoh FC stun Bharat FC 2-1 in I-League January 27, 2015

    Pune: Fleet-footed Royal Wahingdoh FC cemented their place at the top of the table after stunning home side Bharat FC 2-1 in the Hero I-League at the Balewadi Sports Complex Stadium, here today. Lagging 0-1 after Kris Bright's 14th minute goal, Royal Wahingdoh scored through Kim Yeong-Song (59th) and Seityasen Singh...
  • I-League: Royal Wahingdoh beat Salgaocar January 24, 2015

    Margao: Royal Wahingdoh defeated hosts Salgaocar FC 1-0 in an I-League match at the Fatorda Stadium on Friday. Jackichand Singh netted the game-clinching goal for side from northeast in the seventh minute, capitalising on a miscommunication between goalkeeper Subrata Paul and defender Augustin Fernandes. He controlled a long ball sent from team-mate...
  • SC verdict will impact all sports bodies: Justice Mukul Mudgal January 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Welcoming the Supreme Court verdict barring N Srinivasan from contesting any BCCI election on grounds of conflict of interest, head of IPL-6 spot-fixing and betting probe committee Justice Mukul Mudgal today said that it will have far reaching ramifications as it will also impact on all sports bodies. Delivering...
  • N Srinivasan has to choose between CSK and BCCI, says Supreme Court January 22, 2015

    The Supreme Court on Thursday disallowed Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) chief-in-exile N Srinivasan from contesting elections to the cricket board. In a 130-page verdict on Thursday, the apex court said that Srinivasan as the BCCI chief and owner of an Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise had created...
  • IPL verdict: SC says high probability Srinivasan involved in corruption; Meiyappan, Kundra guilty January 22, 2015

    The Supreme Court on Thursday brought the hammer down on the Indian Premier League spot-fixing case, ruling Gurunath Meiyappan and Raj Kundra guilty of betting on IPL matches but sparing N Srinivasan on allegations of cover-up but not on the issue of conflict of interest. The apex court read...
  • I-League: Royal Wahingdoh beat Lajong FC 2-1 in North-Eastern derby January 18, 2015

    Shillong: Meghalaya's I-League debutant Royal Wahingdoh came from behind to beat long-time local rival and host Shillong Lajong FC 2-1 in North-Eastern derby of the I-League football tournament on Sunday. Boithang Haokip made no mistake in converting a free kick from 40 yards with a curling shot in the 14th minute...
  • Lajong FC, Royal Wahingdoh set to begin I-league campaign January 17, 2015

    Shillong: After a failed performance at the Federation Cup, Meghalaya's Lajong FC and new entrant Royal Wahingdoh FC are set to begin their I-League campaigns this season with a face-off at a derby match at the J N Stadium on Sunday. Lajong FC coach Thangboi Singto and Wahingdoh FC coach Santosh...
  • Struggling to dine royally? These 7 quick and easy tips will make your life simpler January 16, 2015

    Los Angeles: What's the difference between the salad fork and the dinner fork? If you're one of those who gets confused at a formal dinner, just remember a few simple rules and you'll be sorted to enjoy your meal without thinking much. Eonline.com reports rules that need to be followed while...
  • IPL 8: Ousted from World Cup squad, RCB show their back to Yuvraj Singh December 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Yuvraj Singh, the most expensive player of the Indian Premier League (IPL), has been released by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) while Delhi Daredevils skipper Kevin Pietersen was released along with Dinesh Karthik, Ross Taylor and Murali Vijay, according to media reports. The Vijay Mallya-owned RCB had paid the 33-year-old...
  • N Srinivasan, IS Bindra in blame game, SC to examine BCCI amendment December 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday decided to examine the controversial amendment in the BCCI rules which enables office bearers to own teams in the IPL and Champions League amidst raging debate over conflict of interest issue. The apex court termed the issue of conflict of interest "relevant" and decided...
  • Indian Aces win inaugural edition of International Premier Tennis League December 15, 2014

    Dubai: Novak Djokovic signed off in style at the International Premier Tennis League by thrashing Gael Monfils 6-0, but it was not enough for his UAE Royals to win the inaugural exhibition event on Saturday. The Indian Aces, who had the likes of Roger Federer, Pete Sampras, and Ana Ivanovic turning...
  • Snapshot: Prince William, wife Kate Middleton meet Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z at NBA game December 9, 2014

    New York: Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton met star couple Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z here. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were here Monday for the Cleveland Cavaliers game against the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center. Beyonce and Jay Z were seated just across the way, reports eonline.com. Prince...
  • UAE Royals, Manila Mavericks win on IPTL India leg's final day December 9, 2014

    World No.1 Novak Djokovic and No.2 Roger Federer produced some of their best tennis to enthrall their Delhi fans on Monday as UAE Royals defeated Indian Aces 29-22 in the final match of the Indian leg of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL). In a match worthy of a Grand Slam...
  • Difficult to ignore N Srinivasan's conflict of interest, says Supreme Court December 8, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Monday grilled BCCI's president-in-exile N Srinivasan on conflict of interest and said it was difficult for it to accept that the involvement of his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan - a team official of Chennai Super Kings - in betting during the IPL 2013 did not result in...
  • Prince William, princess Kate begin 3-day visit in US December 8, 2014

    New York: Britain's Prince William and Princess Kate arrived in New York City on Sunday, the royal couple's first official visit to the US and their first experience with the Big Apple. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's black Cadillac Escalade pulled up in front of the Carlyle Hotel in Manhattan...
  • Manila Mavericks down UAE Royals 27-24 in IPTL December 7, 2014

    Manila Mavericks defeated United Arab Emirates (UAE) Royals 27-24 in an International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) match at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Arena here Sunday. Manila Mavericks got an early lead with Mark Philippoussis winning against UAE Royals' Goran Ivanisevic 6-3. Royals reduced the margin in the next match, with Marin Cilic...
  • IPTL: UAE Royals run through Singapore Slammers in India leg opener December 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The UAE Royals thumped Singapore Slammers 29-16 in a one-sided affair, marking the India debut of the much talked about International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) on Saturday. The sizeable crowd at the Indian Gandhi Indoor Stadium got the first-hand taste of the fast-paced format made for creating its own...
  • Tomas Berdych inspires Singapore to first IPTL win December 3, 2014

    The Singapore Slammers took their first International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) victory at the fifth time of asking when Tomas Berdych led the home side to a thrilling 24-23 victory over the previously unbeaten Indian Aces on Wednesday. The Slammers started the four-city mixed team tournament with four straight defeats but...
  • Injury forces Eugenie Bouchard to withdraw from IPTL November 27, 2014

    Dubai: Current World No. 7 Eugenie Bouchard, who was to represent UAE Royals in the inaugural International Premier Tennis League, has withdrawn from the event due to an injury she had sustained while training on Monday. Talented French star Kristina Mladenovic will take Bouchard's place and play for the UAE Royals...