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UFC champion Amanda Nunes apologizes to Ronda Rousey for disrespecting her

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.


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Australian Open 2017: Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to clinch

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.


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India vs England: Captain Virat Kohli opens up about defeat in first T-20

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.


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Emotional Yuvraj Singh says Virat Kohli's trust stopped him from retiring

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.


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UFC Fight Night 103 results, scores and highlights: Yair Rodriguez thrashes BJ

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.


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MS Dhoni says team Virat Kohli will be one of India's best ever

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.


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UFC star Ronda Rousey talks about hitting 'rock bottom' after defeat to Amanda

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."


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R Ashwin praises Mahendra Singh Dhoni's leadership

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.


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Ronda Rousey breaks her silence after humiliating loss to Amanda Nunes

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.


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UFC 207 shocker: Amanda Nunes destroys Ronda Rousey in 48 seconds

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.


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Ronda Rousey vs. Amanda Nunes latest news and updates: Rousey quickly weighs in

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.


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Tennis superstar Serena Williams engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian

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."


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Virat Kohli scores third double century of 2016

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.


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Champions League round of 16 draw: Time, teams, live stream info for 1st

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.


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Terence Crawford, Anthony Joshua fights: Start times, TV channels, live stream

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.


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PV Sindhu loses in Hong Kong Open final

Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu went down in straight games to Chinese Taipei's Tai Tzu Ying in the Hong Kong Open Super Series final on Sunday. With this Sindhu's quest for a second successive women's singles title ended in disappointment.


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India vs. England test series saved, SC allows BCCI to disburse Rs 56 lakh for

Supreme Court today allowed Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to spend an amount of Rs 56 Lakh for Rajkot test match, which is first match of India vs. England test series.


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BCCI to Supreme Court: Release funds for Rajkot Test or will have to cancel it

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has moved the Supreme Court, seeking funds for Wednesday's Test match between India and England to be played in Rajkot.


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Manny Pacquiao vs Jessie Vargas result, scores and highlights: Who lifted the

It was an action-packed night at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas as Manny Pacquiao (59-6-2,) defeated champion Jessie Vargas (27-2) to claim the World Boxing Organization welterweight title on Saturday.


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Heena Sidhu pulls out of shooting championship in Iran over compulsory hijab

India's ace shooter Heena Sidhu has pulled out of an Airgun competition in Iran over compulsory hijab rule. The tournament, Asian Airgun Shooting Championship, is scheduled to be held in December in Tehran.


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SC hands over BCCI's financial powers to Lodha panel

The Supreme Court on Friday punished Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for its "defiance" and ordered that none of the Board's member State associations will get a single rupee from the top cricket body till they comply in "letter and spirit" with the Justice R.M. Lodha Committee reforms.


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BCCI refute allegations of non-compliance with Lodha panel in SC

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), in its response in the Supreme Court, has refuted allegations of non-compliance with Lodha panel's recommendations, saying that "records of 40 E-mails" exchanged with Justice RM Lodha will be submitted before the apex court.


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BCCI accounts not frozen, India-NZ series cancellation reports a slander

Former Supreme Court judge Justice RM Lodha on Tuesday said that a report, which said the BCCI has cancelled the remainder of the ongoing India-New Zealand series after the Committee froze the cricket board's bank accounts, is a slander campaign against the Supreme Court and said that it has not frozen any account.


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India vs. New Zealand, Kanpur Test: India beat New Zealand by 197 runs

Kanpur: Chasing down a target of 434 was never an easy proposition for New Zealand and with only six wickets in hand going in to the final day of the India vs. New Zealand Test match, the only question was how soon will India wrap the match at Green Park, Kanpur to take a 1-0 lead in the 3-match series.


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NBA trade rumors: Warriors, Cavs & Pelicans eyeing Bucks' Greg Monroe?

Latest NBA trade rumors claim that the Warriors, Cavs, and Pelicans are all looking to hire Greg Monroe. The NBA Training Camps are fast approaching and the name of Greg Monroe has emerged as a front runner for trade this offseason.


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PM Modi congratulates Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia for winning gold

New Delhi [India], Sept. 14: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia who won gold in the men's javelin throw, F46 event at the Rio.


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Messi treble helps Barca kick off CL with 7-0 rout of Celtic

Johannesburg [South Africa], Sept 14: Lionel Messi hogged the limelight with an excellent hat trick as Barcelona kicked off their Champions League campaign in a resounding fashion, thrashing Celtic 7-0 in the opening game of the European competition at Camp Nou.


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Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia scripts history, strikes gold at Rio

Rio de Janeiro [Brazil], Sept.14: Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia left an inedible mark in the annals of Indian sports history, becoming the first athlete from the country to win two gold medals at the Paralympics when he won the top honour in the men's F46 category on Tuesday.


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Darren Sammy blasts WICB over Phil Simmons sacking

Melbourne [Australia], Sept 14: Former West Indies T20 captain Darren Sammy has lashed out at his country's cricket board in the immediate aftermath of the sacking of head coach Phil Simmons, shortly before the Caribbean team's series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.


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Kiwis ready for `world class` Ashwin & Co., says Williamson

New Delhi [India]: Asserting that spin will play a huge factor in the upcoming tour to India, New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has admitted that some of his batsmen will face a tough challenge against Ravichandran Ashwin and other Indian spinners during the three-match series, starting from September 22 in Kanpur.


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