A stunning strike by Adnan Januzaj brightened an otherwise bland clash as Belgium beat England 1-0 to secure top spot in World Cup Group G in Kaliningrad on Thursday.
Colombia's Yerry Mina thumped home a second-half header to secure a dramatic 1-0 victory over Senegal on Thursday that catapulted the South Americans into the World Cup last 16 and dumped their African opponents out of tournament.
Goals by Paulinho and Thiago Silva steered a much-improved Brazil to a 2-0 victory over a battling but ultimately outclassed Serbia on Wednesday and into a World Cup second-round meeting with Mexico.
India cricket team captain Virat Kohli is among the world's highest-paid athletes, according to Forbes. Kohli is the only sportsperson from India to be featured in the list.
Manu Bhaker, 16, and experienced campaigner Heena Sidhu won the Gold and Silver, respectively in the women's 10m Air Pistol event at Commonwealth Games 2018 in Gold Coast on Sunday.
Indian weightlifter Sanjita Chanu won gold in the women's 53kg category at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Friday. The Manipuri star lifted a total of 192 kgs which included a CWG record of 84 kgs in the snatch and 108 kgs in clean and jerk.
Dinesh Karthik's last-ball six off Soumya Sarkar on Sunday night has found pride of place at the top of the list of best finishes in Twenty20 internationals, because it was delivered against the odds in the final of a T20I tri-series.
Dipa Karmakar will not be able to participate in this year's Commonwealth Games, starting April 4 as she is yet to completely recover from a knee injury she suffered in 2017, according to the gymnast's coach Bishweshwar Nandi.
Cristiano Ronaldo is hopeful of winning a "lucky seventh" piece of FIFA silverware after collecting his fifth Men's Player of the Year award on Monday.
In a major relief to cricketer S Sreesanth, the Kerala High Court on Monday lifted the life ban imposed on him by the BCCI in the wake of the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal.
Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan was brutally trolled on social networking sites for supposedly having defied the rules and traditions of Islam after he posted a picture with his wife Safa Baig.
Tennis star Roger Federer is in excellent form this summer in London. The 35-year-old gave yet another display of almost perfect tennis on Friday to edge closer to his eight Wimbledon, and 19th Grand Slam title. He defeated Germany's Tomas Berdych 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4), 6-4 in 2 hours, 18 minutes.
former India captain Ravi Shastri was named the coach for the Indian men's cricket team today, finally putting an end to the drama surrounding the post. He takes the place of previous coach Anil Kumble.
Former India captain Rahul Dravid has urged the team management to take a call on whether they see Yuvraj and Dhoni as part of their plans for the 2019 World Cup.
Powered by half-centuries from Danushka Gunathilaka (76 off 72) and Kusal Mendis (89 off 93), Sri Lanka stunned defending champions India in Match 8 of the ICC Champions Trophy on Thursday at the Kennington Oval, London.
After suffering a humiliating loss against arch-rivals India, Pakistan has scored a shock 19-run win over South Africa at Edgbaston on Tuesday that has kept their Champions Trophy semi-final hopes alive.
Anil Kumble has officially sent his application for the job of Indian cricket team coach, according to reports. The current team India coach forwarded his resume despite BCCI stating earlier that the former India skipper would be getting a direct entry into the coach selection process.
Birmingham: During the India vs Pakistan match in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 on Sunday, finally rain relented when Pakistan needed it the most. Having infuriated with short bursts of showers throughout the day, the skies magically cleared up when Pakistan's revised target of 289 in 41 overs was agreed upon.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight strikers Jose Aldo and Max Holloway clashed last night (June 3, 2017) at UFC 212 inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Defending champions India is aiming to shut out off-field controversies as they take on arch-rivals Pakistan in their ICC Champions Trophy opener -- a marquee contest where tension and drama is never in short supply.
Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) member Sourav Ganguly has denied meeting any member of the Indian cricket team, including captain Virat Kohli, for feedback on coach Anil Kumble.
Golfer Tiger Woods was arrested on a charge of driving under the influence early Monday near his home in Jupiter, Florida, according to an online Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office report.
Two rain interruptions resulting in a three-hour delay could not stop the red-hot Kolkata Knight Riders as they knocked out defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League Eliminator. In the process, they avenged last season's defeat at the same stage.
Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli on Thursday said the same two-three players can't win games for the team matches every time. Kohli added that his side needed to play positive cricket to emerge out of their losing streak after they suffered yet another loss in the Indian Premier League in Bengaluru.
In a shocking development, ace Indian footballer Subrata Paul has failed a dope test conducted by the National Anti-Doping agency (NADA).
Mumbai Indians maintained their winning streak in IPL 2017 tournament as they notched up their sixth win (fourth at home) on the trot. And this time, it came in a low scoring tie against Delhi Daredevils at the Wankhede on Saturday. The Rohit Sharma-led side won by 14 runs.
Whatever happened during the Test series between India and Australia has changed some things which may have a far-reaching impact. While Aussie skipper Steve Smith apologized for his behaviour during the series after losing the Dharamsala test, Indian captain Virat Kohli seems in no mood to forgive.
Dharamsala: Lokesh Rahul and Ajinkya Rahane guided India to an eight-wicket win in the fourth and final test against Australia as the hosts secured a 2-1 series victory at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium on Tuesday.
India's marathon man Cheteshwar Pujara continued his excellent form this home season by striking a third career Test double century during the fourth day of the Ranchi Test. Pujara managed a marvellous rescuing act along with Wriddhiman Saha as the two put on 199 runs for the seventh wicket to virtually make it impossible for Australia to win the Test.
Shashank Manohar has resigned as the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC). Manohar has quit as boss of world cricket's governing body citing personal reasons, reports claimed.