09 Jun 2014
Sao Paulo: The first kick at the World Cup opening ceremony will be made by a paraplegic wearing an Iron Man-like robotic bodysuit controlled by signals from the brain.
16 Jan 2014
Melbourne: Russian star Maria Sharapova survived a major scare before dousing the challenge of Italy's Karin Knapp in intense heat to reach the Australian Open third round on Thursday.
05 May 2014
Bangalore: A witness to A B de Villiers' exploits from close quarters against Sunrisers Hyderabad, young Royal Challengers Bangalore pacer Harshal Patel termed his South African team-mate as a "freak man" who is difficult to bowl at.
23 Mar 2014
Mirpur: A rejuvenated Pakistan brought their campaign back on track as they rode on Umar Akmal's scintillating 54-ball 94 to register a 16-run victory over tournament favourites Australia in the ICC World T20 on Sunday.
07 Jun 2014
Ten-man Costa Rica battled to a 1-1 draw with Ireland in their final World Cup warm-up after Giancarlo Gonzalez was sent off in a lively match at the PPL stadium in Philadelphia.
29 Apr 2014
London: Manchester City and Paris St-Germain have both been found to have breached UEFA's financial fair play (FFP) rules, British media reported on Tuesday.
03 Jan 2014
Chennai: The 2014 Aircel Chennai Open continued to be hit by a spate of retirements with two more players - third seed Fabio Fognini and Yen-Hsun Lu - conceding their respective singles matches and India's Yuki Bhambri was the biggest beneficiary as he made it to the quarter-finals.
17 Feb 2014
WELLINGTON: An exhausted Brendon McCullum stood on the cusp of history on Monday after he had saved the second test against India and set up his side up for a tilt at what would be an astounding victory on the fifth and final day.
21 Apr 2014
Mumbai: Faced with a credibility crisis, the BCCI has suggested to the Supreme Court a three-member committee, including former cricketer Ravi Shastri and ex-CBI director RK Raghavan, to probe the IPL spot-fixing scandal but the move was promptly opposed by the petitioner Aditya Verma.
26 Feb 2014
Fatullah (Bangladesh): Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews on Tuesday heaped praise on Lasith Malinga, who played a crucial role in his side's 12-run win over Pakistan in the Asia Cup opener, and said the right-arm fast bowler has been his "go to man" under pressure situations.