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Six Nations: France return to winning ways against Scotland

France got their Six Nations title challenge back on track after battling past Scotland at the Stade de France. Guy Noves’ men lost their opener...

Umpires strike back in England-India series

Something rather strange, by modern standards, will happen when either Australia's Bruce Oxenford or Sri Lanka's Kumar Dharmasena raises his finger in the...

Sehwag fires as Daredevils’ agonising wait ends

Delhi Daredevils finally got it right. After all, whenever Virender Sehwag explodes, the team seldom goes wrong. It took an exhilarating exhibition of stroke-play yesterday...

More calls for Srinivasan to step down

President of the  Board of Control for Cricket in India   N Srinivasan's resignation continues to grow with the BCCI treasurer Ajay Shirke and several...

Kraft takes world record on Vikersund hill

World records tumbled at the ski jumping meeting at Vikersund in Sweden. On the day the record jump mark fell twice, or three times...

Glasgow 2014: Scotland open Games by winning four golds

Ross Murdoch capped a stunning first day of Commonwealth Games action for Scotland as the hosts secured four golds in the space of three...

Lionel Messi Reaches 500-Goal Mark, Gareth Bale Keeps Real Madrid Top

With the cast of the Game of Thrones among those watching on in Seville, the game got off to a frantic start. The hosts...

Australian Open 2017: Venus & Serena Williams to meet in ninth Grand Slam final

Venus and Serena Williams will meet in a Grand Slam final for the ninth time after the American sisters came through their semi-finals in...

Rayudu ton pushes Sri Lanka to edge of series defeat

A captain’s knock from Angelo Mathews and the resilience of Kumar Sangakkara helped Sri Lanka pile up 274 runs despite losing eight...

Former Olympic 200m champion Pietro Mennea dies, aged 60

Italy's former 200m world record holder and Olympic champion Pietro Mennea has died aged 60. The sprinter won 200m gold at the 1980 Moscow Olympics....