I-League 2018: Willis Plaza’s hat-trick gives Churchill Brothers first win
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I-League 2018: Willis Plaza’s hat-trick gives Churchill Brothers first win

Willis Plaza slammed a hat-trick to help local favourite Churchill Brothers FC beat Shillong Lajong 4-2 and register their first win of the 12th Hero I-League here Thursday.…

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Denying Kosovo boxer cast doubts on India’s eligibility to host big events, says Olympic Council of Asia
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Denying Kosovo boxer cast doubts on India’s eligibility to host big events, says Olympic Council of Asia

Sadiku was refused visa as India doesn’t recognise Kosovo as a sovereign country. (PTI Photo) India could lose out on hosting marquee events like the Olympics, Asian Games…

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Ranji Trophy Round-up: Sheldon Jackson, Ravindra Jadeja star in Saurashtra’s win, Puducherry get three points
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Ranji Trophy Round-up: Sheldon Jackson, Ravindra Jadeja star in Saurashtra’s win, Puducherry get three points

Sheldon Jackson hit a fine half-century. Sheldon Jackson hit a strokeful half century while Ravindra Jadeja made a crucial unbeaten 48 to guide hosts Saurashtra to a three-wicket…

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La Liga takes case for regular-season game in USA to fans
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La Liga takes case for regular-season game in USA to fans

The Herald ad also included the names of 30,000 fans who signed a petition to bring La Liga to the US In the face of growing opposition, La…

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New ATP Cup is no ‘land grab’ says Tour chief Chris Kermode
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New ATP Cup is no ‘land grab’ says Tour chief Chris Kermode

The six-week gap between the two competitions was earlier this year labelled “insane” by Kermode, and on Wednesday Djokovic suggested it would result in “two average events”. (Reuters…

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ATP Finals: Dominic Thiem beats Kei Nishikori but Roger Federer dashes slim semifinal hopes
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ATP Finals: Dominic Thiem beats Kei Nishikori but Roger Federer dashes slim semifinal hopes

Dominic Thiem beat Kei Nishikori 6-1, 6-4 victory. (Source: Reuters) Roger Federer is peaking at the right time – again. The six-time champion advanced to the last four…

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English Premier League to pay Richard Scudamore 5 million pound farewell bonus
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English Premier League to pay Richard Scudamore 5 million pound farewell bonus

The Premier League said in a statement it had been supported and endorsed by the 20 clubs at a shareholders’ meeting and added that Scudamore would retain an…

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ICC World T20: Spinners shine as India beat Ireland by 52 runs, through to semi-final
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ICC World T20: Spinners shine as India beat Ireland by 52 runs, through to semi-final

India’s strategy of packing the off-side cordon and bowling wide of stumps, paid off as Ireland were never in the chase conceding as many as 65 dot balls…

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Caught in sting seeking sexual favours, IPL chief Rajeev Shukla’s aide Akram Saifi back
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Caught in sting seeking sexual favours, IPL chief Rajeev Shukla’s aide Akram Saifi back

Akram Saifi (extreme right) with the captains on the field before the India-West Indies T20 game in Lucknow Nov 6. On November 6, before the start of the…

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Away tour presents India with another chance to walk the talk
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Away tour presents India with another chance to walk the talk

Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri at the pre-departure press conference before leaving to Australia for a full-fledged tour, which begins with the T20-leg next Wednesday.  “THE NEXT…

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