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  • Triseries, Match 5: Australia beat South Africa by 62 runs to reach final September 2, 2014

    Australia beat South Africa by 62 runs in their triangular series oneday international on Tuesday as Mitchell Marsh served up a matchwinning display with bat and ball. The big victory stopped Australia's minislump of two straight losses and put them into Saturday's final of the threeteam tournament at Harare Sports Club....
  • TriSeries, 1st Match: Australia hammer Zimbabwe by 198 runs August 25, 2014

    Harare: Australia made their mark in their first game in Zimbabwe in a decade as they racked up a groundrecord score in a huge 198run win over the home team on Monday to open the triangular oneday series. Some brutal hitting by Australia's batsmen powered them to 350 for 6 ...
  • South Africa whitewash Zimbabwe 30 to win ODI series August 21, 2014

    Bulawayo: A scintillating 84 from 75 balls by opener Quinton de Kock led South Africa to a sevenwicket win over Zimbabwe on Thursday and a 30 whitewash in the oneday international series. Spurred on by De Kock, South Africa needed just 27.2 overs to reach 171 for 3 and easily chase...
  • 2nd Test: Emotional Sri Lanka eye winning farewell for Jayawardene August 13, 2014

    Sri Lanka are determined to send former captain Mahela Jayawardene into retirement with a victory in the second and final Test starting Thursday against a fragile Pakistan and a 20 series sweep. Captain Angelo Mathews said emotions were running high in the home team's dressing room before the match at Jayawardene's...
  • Pro Kabaddi semis, final shifted to Mumbai August 13, 2014

    Mumbai: The two semifinals and final of the inaugural Pro Kabaddi League have been shifted out of Bangalore and will now be held at the National Sports Club of India's indoor stadium. "Previously slated to take place in Bengaluru, the semis and the final of the league changed its destination to...
  • 2nd Test: Jayawardene ton gives Sri Lanka edge on Day 1 against South Africa July 24, 2014

    Colombo: Mahela Jayawardene smashed his 34th Test century as Sri Lanka overcame an early hiccup and scored a healthy 305 for 5 on day one of the second Test against South Africa on Thursday. Jayawardene made a splendid unbeaten 140 off 225 balls with 16 fours and a six on a...
  • Zadran blasts Afghanistan to famous ODI win over Zimbabwe July 22, 2014

    Dawlat Zadran hit 24 runs from seven balls to help Afghanistan to a twowicket oneday international win over Zimbabwe on Tuesday, only the second time the wartorn country has beaten a Testplaying nation. The victory at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo followed a 32run victory over Bangladesh in the Asia Cup...
  • 1st ODI: Sean Williams stars as Zimbabwe beat Afghanistan by 6 wickets July 18, 2014

    A quickfire 70 at more than a run a ball from Sean Williams lifted Zimbabwe to a comfortable sixwicket win over Afghanistan in the first one day international at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo on Friday. Williams, who blasted eight fours and a six off his 65 balls, fell just before...
  • Prithviraj replaces Chandhok as FMSCI president February 3, 2014

    Chennai: The Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI) on Monday announced that J Prithviraj is its new president, replacing Vicky Chandhok. The FMSCI council elections were held in December but the results could be made public only after a Madras High Court directive which came on Friday. Tutu Dhawan will...
  • Jeje Lalpekhlua strikes in Dempo's 10 win over Churchill November 6, 2013

    Duler: Jeje Lalpekhlua did the star turn for Dempo Sports Club as his firsthalf strike proved decisive in his team's 10 win over defending champions Churchill Brothers in an ILeague match at Duler Stadium in Mapusa on Wednesday. The allimportant goal came in the 15th minute through Jeje Lalpekhlua, which ultimately...
  • Sporting Clube take on Rangajied United in ILeague October 23, 2013

    Mapusa: Fresh from their win against Mohun Bagan, Sporting Clube de Goa are looking to keep the winning momentum going as they take on bottomplaced Rangajied United in an Airtel ILeague match here Thursday. Sporting have put up a steady performance so far winning two matches while drawing and losing one...
  • AFC Cup: East Bengal's final hopes dashed after 03 defeat October 22, 2013

    Kolkata: East Bengal's hopes of scripting history by becoming the first Indian football club to enter the AFC Cup final were dashed by a far more superior Kuwait Sports Club who won the second leg semifinal 30 on Tuesday. The scorers for Kuwait SC were Rogerio Coutinho (42nd minute), Hadi Khamees...
  • Dempo Sports Club signs Panjim youngster Sahil Tavora September 26, 2013

    Panaji: Dempo Sports Club on Thursday announced the signing of Sahil Tavora after the 18yearold gave a final nod to his first professional contract. The promising youngster, who emerged through the ranks of the Brazil Football Academy, has previously played for SESA Football Academy in the Airtel Goa Professional League...
  • Mohammedan Sporting in line for 2nd Durand Cup title September 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Mohammedan Sporting Club of Kolkata kept themselves in line for their second Durand Cup football tournament title as they beat Mumbai Tigers 3-1 to storm into the final here on Monday. Mohammedan Sporting, who are playing in the I-League beginning on Saturday, dominated the first semi-final match as they...
  • Sikkim United, Mohammedan Sporting win in Durand Cup September 12, 2013

    New Delhi: A spirited peformance from Sikkim United and Mohammedan Sporting Club help them register victories in their respective quarter-final league round matches of the 126th Durand Cup Football tournament on Thursday. Riding on two goals from Adelaja S, Sikkim United beat Assam Regiment Centre 3-1 after coming from behind in...
  • As it happened: Zimbabwe vs Pakistan, 2nd Test, day 3 September 12, 2013

    Click here for the live commentary from the 2nd Test between Zimbabwe and Pakistan. Day 2 Roundup: Younis Khan completed 7000 Test runs and thwarted Zimbabwe with an unbeaten 52 to take Pakistan to 163 for 3 at stumps, cutting the hosts' lead to 131 in the deciding Test at Harare Sports...
  • 2nd Test: Zimbabwe seek improvement, Pakistan series September 9, 2013

    After winning the first Test convincingly by 221 runs, Pakistan are overwhelming favourites to win the second and final Test against a Zimbabwe team that is fighting hard to focus on cricket amid a battle over payment issues with their board. But the hosts will hope to put up a...
  • As it happened: Pakistan v Zimbabwe, 1st Test September 7, 2013

    CLICK HERE for all the updates from the final day of the first Test between Pakistan and Zimbabwe being played at the Harare Sports Club. Chasing 342 on Day 5, Zimbabwe lost 9 wickets in the first session to crash to 120 all out. Saeed Saeed Ajmal took four wickets to...
  • As it happened: Zimbabwe vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 3, Harare September 5, 2013

    CLICK HERE for all the live action from day three of the first Test between Pakistan and Zimbabwe being played in Harare. Zimbabwe resumed their first innings on the third morning 32 runs ahead of Pakistan with three wickets in hand. Day 2 Roundup: Half-centuries from middle-order batsmen Malcolm Waller and Sikandar Raza...
  • Zimbabwe may play third ODI, but protest to continue August 30, 2013

    Harare: Zimbabwe are likely to take the field in the third and final one-dayer against Pakistan on Saturday, as reported by ESPNCricinfo. The players cancelled their morning practice session on Friday over unpaid salaries and have extended the deadline to Monday for Zimbabwe Cricket to clear their dues. If the stand-off...
  • 4th ODI: Dead rubber but live issues for India, Zimbabwe July 31, 2013

    Bulawayo: India have already wrapped up the series but the fourth ODI at the Queens Sports Club on Thursday persons them an opportunity to test our their bench strength and extend their authority. For hosts Zimbabwe, who have struggled to compete on the same level as their opponents in all...
  • As it happened: Zim v Ind, 3rd ODI: India win by 7 wickets July 28, 2013

    TOSS: India win the toss and Virat Kohli decided to field first. TEAM NEWS: India remain unchanged. Zimbabwe give Michael Chinouya a debut, drop Kyle Jarvis. PITCH: It's the same wicket as the one used for the 2nd ODI on Friday, but a lot dry. So there won't be as much seam...
  • Kohli, Rayudu drive India to victory over Zimbabwe July 24, 2013

    Virat Kohli made his second ODI century as captain and 15th overall to become India's thirdhighest centurymaker and Ambati Rayudu marked his international debut with a promising 63* as India completed a onesided victory over Zimbabwe in Harare to take a 10 lead in the fivematch series. Chasing...
  • As it happened: Zimbabwe vs India, 1st ODI July 24, 2013

    Live updates from the first ODI between India and Zimbabwe being played at the Harare Sports Club. For Virat Kohli's young Indian team this fivematch series presents a chance to test the bench strength, while hosts Zimbabwe will see this as a chance to upset the reigning world champions. Zimbabwe do...
  • 1st ODI: Zimbabwe out to upset weakened India July 23, 2013

    Harare: On Thursday, at the Harare Sports Club surrounded by jacaranda trees and with a lovely gabled pavilion, a new bilateral series will kick off in an already busy international summer. Following the Ashes and 50over contests in the West Indies and Sri Lanka, a fourth series will begin between...
  • Top ILeague club United SC's future uncertain July 8, 2013

    New Delhi: After AIFF's development side Arrows, another major ILeague outfit, United Sports Club's future has been thrown into uncertainty, thanks to absence of sponsors. The Kolkatabased club's problems started after it lost its financiallyhit sponsors Prayag as a fallout of the chitfund scam in Bengal. "We are going through problems...
  • Dempo to instill young blood to regain top spot May 30, 2013

    Panaji: Having lost this year's ILeague title to Churchill Brothers, Dempo Sports Club is planning to revamp the team by instilling young blood and roping in three players from Australia. Former Pailan Arrows coach Arthur Papas who has taken over the reign from Armando Colaco has already roped in youngsters...
  • Armando not to stay with Dempo next season? May 2, 2013

    Panaji: With Dempo Sports Club failing to defend the ILeague title and unlikely to finish among the top three this year, coach Armando Colaco is unlikely to get an extension of his contract for the next season. Colaco joined Dempo in 2000 when the club faced its worst crisis as the...
  • As it happened: Zimbabwe v Bangladesh, 2nd Test April 29, 2013

    With quick wickets falling at the other end, Hamilton Masakadza waged a lone battle as his side crumbled down to 257 runs in 95.3 overs. Zimbabwe second innings: 257 allout Over 95.3 Kyle Jarvis is trapped in front of the wicket by Shakib Al Hasan for seven runs. Zimbabwe all out for...