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.
The Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday has backed captain Virat Kohli on the Steve Smith controversy and has requested the International Cricket Council (ICC) to take cognisance of the Australia captain seeking an opinion from his dressing room on whether to review his leg-before dismissal during the second innings of the second Test in Bengaluru.
Philippine boxing star Manny Pacquiao on Thursday said he was "in negotiations" to face British fighter Amir Khan, after weeks of conflicting reports over his next bout.
Begaluru: On Monday, Rising Pune Supergiants made it clear that their ambitions are high in the IPL after splashing a record Rs 14.5 crore for England all-rounder Ben Stokes.
Legendary Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Monday announced his retirement from international cricket, ending his 21-year career.
Hyderabad: Spinners Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin took four wickets each as India bowled Bangladesh out for 250 in their second innings to clinch the one-off cricket Test by 208 runs here on Monday.
Hyderabad: India is steadily heading towards another Test victory after setting Bangladesh an imposing target of 459 as Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja came together to take three second innings wickets in the final session.
Sania Mirza, India's most successful women's tennis player, has been summoned by the Service Tax Department for alleged tax evasion.
2017 Super Bowl will be remembered for the way Tom Brady orchestrated the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history on Sunday, winning his fifth ring and fourth most valuable player award by leading the New England Patriots to an unbelievable victory.
India scored a resounding victory over England on Wednesday in the Bangalore T20 completing a hat-trick of series victories for Virat Kohli's Indian cricket over the visitors in all formats, with this 2-1 Twenty20 international series win following the same scoreline in the ODI leg and a 4-0 sweep in the Tests late last year.
Women's bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes has issued a public apology to Ronda Rousey on Tuesday for some of the disrespectful remarks she made following her 48-second knockout win at UFC 207.
Melbourne: Roger Federer won an exciting, five-set Australian Open final against his arch rival Rafael Nadal to clinch a record-extending 18th Grand Slam title on Sunday.
Indian captain Virat Kohli spoke to the media after losing the first T20 match against England at the Green Park stadium, Kanpur, and said that the opposition were the better side and deserved to win the match.
Cricketer Yuvraj Singh revealed on Thursday that he did contemplate retirement at one stage after his fight with cancer but it was skipper Virat Kohli's trust that kept him going, which made it important for him to repay that faith.
UFC Fight Night 103 saw rising star Yair Rodriguez overwhelm UFC legend BJ Penn with a barrage of strikes in a lopsided performance during the main event from Phoenix on Sunday night to remain undefeated in the Octagon.
Outgoing team India captain MS Dhoni thinks Virat Kohli's team will be one of the most successful teams ever, taking the Indian team to great heights. The former India skipper also spoke about the circumstances under which he quit captaincy.
Ronda Rousey chose to remain silent before her fight with Amanda Nunes, and since that devastating 48-second loss, she still has been mostly mum. However, the former UFC champion broke her social media silence on Tuesday, as she wrote about hitting "rock bottom."
R Ashwin has praised MS Dhoni - the leader, after he stepped down from India's ODI and T20I captaincy on Wednesday. The world number one all-rounder and bowler in Test cricket, who played under Dhoni's captaincy for India and at the Chennai Super Kings and now recently at the Rising Pune Super Giants in the Indian Premier League, took to Twitter to pay tributes to Dhoni.
Even though Ronda Rousey did not speak to the credentialed media during UFC 207 fight week and did not attend the post-fight press conference following her loss to Amanda Nunes, however, on Saturday afternoon, speaking for the first time, she released a statement to ESPN.
On Friday night, sadly Ronda Rousey's comeback at UFC 207 ended in misery as she was beaten by Amanda Nunes in 48 seconds. Brazilian Nunes stopped Rousey inside a minute to retain her bantamweight title on a painful night for the former champion.
Amid all the excitement for the much anticipated Ronda Rousey vs. Amanda Nunes fight set to take place at UFC 207 Friday night, Rousey sure is continuing with the media blackout.
Tennis superstar Serena Williams has announced her engagement to co-founder of Reddit, Alexis Ohanian. She made the announcement on Reddit, the website that claims the label "the front page of the internet."
Indian skipper Virat Kolhi scored his third double century of the year with exceptional innings on day 4 of the fourth test match between India and England at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Sunday.
Topping your group is often viewed as a way to success in the Champions League, earning a round of 16 meeting with a runner-up and in theory a more straightforward path to the tournament's latter stages. This season that might not be so simple.
The fate of three championship belts could be decided on Saturday, as two elite boxers defend their titles. In the United Kingdom, young British heavyweight Anthony Joshua defends his IBF heavyweight title in Manchester, England, against undefeated Eric Molina, while superstar junior welterweight champion Terence Crawford faces challenger John Molina Jr. in Omaha, Nebraska.