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Tennis steps up anti-doping measures

Tennis is to introduce an athlete biological passport programme this year as part of a new anti-doping drive that players themselves have demanded. The programme,...

Sri Lanka on top as Sangakkara scores 31st Test hundred

Kumar Sangakkara hit his 31st test century to drive Sri Lanka to a commanding 361 for 3 wickets on the first day of the...

All arrangements in place for Sri Lanka Bangladesh Test

The first test between the visiting Bangladesh cricketers and the hosts Sri Lanka will begin in Galle on Friday.  All arrangements have been finalized...

We have let each other down, says Michael Clarke

A livid Australian skipper Michael Clarke on Tuesday lashed out at his team-mates for the manner in which they had lost the first two...

Thilan Samaraweera to retire from cricket

Thilan Samaraweera in a letter to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has stated that he would be retiring from all formats of cricket. SLC Secretary Nishantha...

Australia thumped by an innings in India

India have demoralised Australia by taking a two-nil lead in their four-Test series with a massive victory by an innings and 135 runs. The home...

Lorgat remains in race to become CSA chief

Haroon Lorgat, the former ICC chief executive, remains the leading candidate for the position of CSA chief executive despite the BCCI's "concerns." South African cricket's...

Nadal downs Ferrer to win Mexico Open

A dominant Rafa Nadal dismantled fellow Spaniard David Ferrer 6-0 6-2 to win his second Mexican Open title and continue his successful comeback from...

IOC inspection team in Tokyo for 2020 Olympics

The International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) evaluation commission began a four-day inspection of Tokyo’s plans to host the 2020 Olympics today. IOC vice president Craig...

Djokovich brushes off Berdych

Novak Djokovic brushed off Tomas Berdych to claim a fourth Dubai Championships title in five years.  The Serbian world number one extended his winning...