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Bradley Wiggins wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Bradley Wiggins has been voted the 2012 BBC Sports Personality of the Year. The Tour de France and Olympic time trial champion beat 11...

South Africa win toss and bat first against Sri Lanka

South Africa won the toss and decided to bat first on the first day of the first test against Sri Lanka on Wednesday. Hashim...

Mo Farah breaks Steve Cram’s 28-year British 1500m record

Double Olympic champion Mo Farah broke Steve Cram's 28-year 1500 metre British record at the Diamond League in Monaco. The Briton is remarkably the...

Qatar to host 2019 World Track Championships

The tiny, wealthy Persian Gulf nation Qatar was awarded another major global sporting event Tuesday as track and field’s world governing body shrugged off...

Sri Lanka to query abandonment with ICC

Sri Lanka's captain, Mahela Jayawardene says that his team will formally write to the ICC match referee, seeking an explanation for an inconsistency in...

Real stunned by Sociedad fightback

Real Sociedad came back from two goals down to seal a famous victory over European champions Real Madrid. The visitors, who were without the...

Rahane, Sanju take Royals closer to play-offs

Rahul Dravid, leading Rajasthan Royals in its fourth match in three venues within a week, once again underlined the virtues of meticulous planning and...

Di Maria scores the 7,000th goal in Champions League

Paris St-Germain (PSG) midfielder Angel Di Maria scored the 7,000th goal in Champions League history adding to his side's tally of 5-0 at the whistle thus...

The fifth edition of the ICC World Twenty20 starts in Bangladesh with plenty of...

Hard-hitting cricket will be the talk of the town when the fifth edition of the World Twenty20 kicks off with the ‘qualifiers’ today. The...

Tharanga, Vithanage in SL ODI squad

Sri Lanka has recalled batsmen Kithuruwan Vithanage and Upul Tharanga in their 16-man squad for the first two ODIs against South Africa. Suranga Lakmal makes...