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Time was right to sell Suarez: Liverpool
Liverpool chose the right time to part ways with the prolific-but-controversial striker Luis Suarez and the Premier League side will have no trouble coping without the Uruguayan, the club's principal owner John Henry said.Suarez joined Barcelona on a five-year-deal despite receiving a nine-match international ban and a four-month suspension from all football-related activities over his World...
England, Aussies begin gold rush early   
No surprises so far at the Commonwealth Games: Traditional powers England and Australia dominated the first day of competition, and an Australian women's relay team set a world record in the pool. England picked up six gold medals—including both in triathlon—and Australia added five, including two in track cycling. Australia's 4x100-metre freestyle relay team eclipsed by...
Jewels of Manipur shine on day one   
What a way to live up to its name! The first day of the Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow belonged to three sportswomen from Manipur—the land of jewels—who did their state and the whole country proud with their lion-hearted performance. While Khumukcham Sanjita Chanu and Saikhom Mirabai Chanu from Manipur bagged a gold and silver respectively, in women's 48kg weightlifting to...
Disappointing show by Indian cyclists   24 July, 2014
Indian cyclists did not have an ideal start to their campaign in the Commonwealth Games as they failed to qualify for the finals of both men's sprint event and Men's 400m team pursuit on the opening day of the track cycling competition at Glasgow.In the men's sprint qualifying round, three Indians—Amarjit Nagi, Amrit Singh and Alan Baby finished a poor 22nd, 23rd and 25th,...
Navjot, Shushila win silver medals in judo   25 July, 2014
Indian judokas Navjot Chana and Shushila Likmabam had to be contend with a silver medal each after they failed to clear the final hurdle in the men's 60kg and women's 48kg events, respectively, on the opening day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games. There was a bronze medal for Kalpana Thoudam who won on the basis of conceding lesser penalty points against Christianne Legentil...
Glasgow Games to be Bindra's last CWG   24 July, 2014
Lifter Sanjita wins India's first gold   24 July, 2014
India's squash stars progress at Games   25 July, 2014
Stimpson wins women's triathlon   24 July, 2014
Sukhen Dey wins second gold for India   25 July, 2014
Gopichand, Dravid, Bindra to select medal hopes   25 July, 2014
Indian TT teams off to solid start   24 July, 2014
Indian shuttlers blow away Ghana 5-0   24 July, 2014
Mo Farah pulls out of CWG   24 July, 2014
WC will inspire Rio Olympics: Bach   24 July, 2014
Dunga names former teammates as assistants   24 July, 2014
Delhi, Glasgow is 'chalk and cheese': CGF   24 July, 2014
Indian shuttlers look to extend good run   23 July, 2014
Seniors Nandy, Climax, Dias picked   23 July, 2014
Judokas assure India of two medals   24 July, 2014
Dunga succeeds Scolari as Brazil coach   23 July, 2014
Games Village lacks facilities: Raj Singh   23 July, 2014
Commonwealth Games open in style   24 July, 2014
Great Scots throw weight behind Games   23 July, 2014
Real Madrid signs Colombian Rodriguez   22 July, 2014
Subrata Paul, Nabi to play for Mumbai   22 July, 2014
Govt assures help to athlete Dutee Chand   22 July, 2014
Qualifier postponed by a day due to rain   27 May, 2014
Celebrated but unfulfilled, Gerrard quits   22 July, 2014
England's Prior to take break from game   22 July, 2014
Indian boxing coaches allowed at ringside   22 July, 2014
Bolt, Farah, Wiggins in quest for gold   22 July, 2014
Shiv Kapur qualifies for US Open   27 May, 2014
F1: Where did all the German fans go?   21 July, 2014
India needs to overcome 'away' challenges: Dwyer   21 July, 2014
Magical McIlroy wins the British Open   21 July, 2014
We need to look in the mirror: Duminy   26 May, 2014
Shooting champion withdrawn after her jacket goes missing   22 July, 2014
Gymnastics may fetch India three medals: Ashish   21 July, 2014
Fit-again Danish wants to support Sardar   19 July, 2014
Van Gaal has massive task: Scholes   22 May, 2014
England takes 24-run first innings lead   19 July, 2014
Dunga is favourite to coach Brazil   19 July, 2014
IPL snub to Pak players dented India's image: Afridi   24 May, 2014
N. Korea threatens to boycott Asiad   18 July, 2014
HI inducts Kerala Hockey as associate member   18 July, 2014
Saina Nehwal pulls out of CWG   18 July, 2014
Ishant bowls India to victory in Lord's Test   21 July, 2014
Frustrating not to bowl India out: Stokes   18 July, 2014
WC winner Kroos joins Real Madrid   17 July, 2014
Eng coach Moores warns 'drunk' Ballance   17 July, 2014
Romario demands CBF revamp after WC debacle   17 July, 2014
England battling to save Lord's Test   21 July, 2014
Mo Farah will compete at CWG   17 July, 2014
Rahane's century rescues India at Lord's   18 July, 2014
Dutee cannot compete in female category: SAI   17 July, 2014
Lord's Test finely poised after Ballance ton   19 July, 2014
Woods back at Open, but doubts persist   16 July, 2014
Boy next door   18 July, 2014
German captain Lahm announces shock retirement   18 July, 2014
World Cup unfair protest target: FIFA   13 May, 2014
CTL not launched to counter IPTL: Amritraj   16 July, 2014
Ferdinand to leave Manchester United   13 May, 2014
'BCCI not sitting on pots of money'   16 July, 2014
Athletics team for CWG pruned down to 32   16 July, 2014
Paes denies allegations by wife Rhea   12 May, 2014
Messi did not deserve Golden Ball: Maradona   15 July, 2014
Scolari resigns as Brazil manager   15 July, 2014
Cole quits England after World Cup axe   12 May, 2014
Mahela announces Test retirement   14 July, 2014
Tension builds up ahead of Lord's Test   17 July, 2014
South Africa's Amla set for historic Test   14 July, 2014
HI recommends 4 players for Arjuna Award   08 May, 2014
Germany, the champions!   14 July, 2014
Good Test match for us: Dhoni   14 July, 2014
Crisis of talent in Indian boxing: Qamar   08 May, 2014
Draw on cards after records tumble   13 July, 2014
Sethi, Miandad engaged in war of words   07 May, 2014
IOA serious about hosting 2019 ASIAD   06 May, 2014
'Ashwin being treated like a wheelie bin'   12 July, 2014
Barcelona buys Suarez from Liverpool   11 July, 2014
Where now? Brazil mulls over its future   11 July, 2014
Chile's Sanchez completes Arsenal move   11 July, 2014
Muted not magical, Messi misses again   14 July, 2014
Relay medals in jeopardy after Gay's ban   05 May, 2014
Murray ponders hiring McEnroe as coach   05 May, 2014
Hike in budget too late: sportspersons   10 July, 2014
Djokovic to wed in civil ceremony   10 July, 2014
Tyson Gay returns Olympic medal   03 May, 2014
SC bench to hear Gavaskar's plea   11 July, 2014
Marsh named chief Australia selector   02 May, 2014
Root leads fightback after England collapse   12 July, 2014
India opts to bat in first Test   09 July, 2014
Cook fails again after India frustrates England   11 July, 2014
Centurion Vijay frustrates England in first Test   10 July, 2014
Wearable football   05 July, 2014
SC reserves order on setting up probe panel   29 April, 2014
Bangladesh bans Shakib for six months   07 July, 2014
Moin named Pak team manager, chief selector   22 April, 2014
Disillusioned with WC meeting: Manohar   21 April, 2014
Anti-Srini faction opposes Shastri's inclusion   21 April, 2014
BCCI should probe IPL fixing scandal: SC   16 April, 2014
IOA forms ad-hoc panel to run boxing   03 April, 2014
Sports Ministry derecognises IABF   01 April, 2014
Speed up 2016 planning: IOC tells Brazil   22 March, 2014
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