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Mayweather beats Pacquiao in megabout
Floyd Mayweather Jr. cemented his place among the pantheon of boxing greats by improving to 48-0 with a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao on Saturday in a fight that lived up to its immense hype and price tag.Mayweather weathered an early assault by the Filipino southpaw and then won the later rounds to finish ahead on all three judges' scorecards in a welterweight showdown that is...
Relay king Bolt ready to hit new highs   02 May, 2015
Nassau (Bahamas): Jamaican sprint sensation Usain Bolt is back from an injury-blighted season and fully ready to soar to the heights that saw him set world records in both the 100 and 200m.The six-time Olympic gold track medallist skipped a large part of last season with a nagging foot injury, but said he was gearing up nicely towards defending his sprint titles at the World Athletics...
Zico offers Adriano FC Goa contract   02 May, 2015
Rio de Janeiro: Former Brazil footballer Adriano could be the latest high-profile name to sign for Indian Super League (ISL) club FC Goa.FC Goa manager and former Brazil great Zico revealed on Facebook that he had offered a contract to the 33-year-old, who has not played regular football since 2010, reports Xinhua."I met up with Adriano at the training centre and was happy to see that he is...
I hope Neymar surpasses me: Ronaldo   02 May, 2015
Rio de Janerio: Brazil football great Ronaldo said he hopes Neymar overtakes his scoring records at both club and international level.Neymar's strike in Barcelona's 6-0 win over Getafe on Tuesday saw him equal Ronaldo's tally of 47 goals for the Catalan club, Xinhua reported.Now Ronaldo wants Neymar to eclipse his mark of 62 goals for the Selecao from 98 matches. The 23-year-old has...
'My wicket finished the game for RR'   02 May, 2015
Mumbai: Rajasthan Royals batsman Sanju Samson said that his wicket in the Indian Premier League (IPL) game against Mumbai Indians here, finished the chances of a victory for the visitors.Put in to bat, the home side piled on a challenging 187/5 in 20 overs at the Wankhede Stadium on Friday. In reply, despite Samson’s splendid knock of 76 in just 46 balls, Royals fell short by eight...
'Prankster' Hogg turns back the clock   01 May, 2015
Praful Patel elected AFC vice-president   30 April, 2015
Current slump is inevitable: Nadal   30 April, 2015
Mega-fight not good vs evil: Mayweather   30 April, 2015
Australian hockey great Ford retires   30 April, 2015
24-man hockey squad for Japan series   30 April, 2015
Sharath withdraws, Indian campaign ends   30 April, 2015
RCB, Rajasthan Royals share spoils   30 April, 2015
Narine banned from bowling off-spin   29 April, 2015
Tintu likely to be in TOP Scheme   29 April, 2015
ITTF becomes world's largest sports body   29 April, 2015
Ramdin needs killer instinct: Viv Richards   29 April, 2015
We played too many dot balls: Gambhir   29 April, 2015
Game changers   25 April, 2015
We wanted change in the BCCI   25 April, 2015
Sandhu makes European top flight   24 April, 2015
Tahir always gives his 100%: Duminy   24 April, 2015
Delhi downs Mumbai Indians by 37 runs   24 April, 2015
Anurag Thakur hits back at Srinivasan   27 April, 2015
Imran Khan accuses PCB of nepotism   23 April, 2015
Sania-Martina suffer shock first defeat   23 April, 2015
Saina, Sindhu advance, Kashyap out   23 April, 2015
Qualifier postponed by a day due to rain   27 May, 2014
Bangladesh whitewashes Pakistan   23 April, 2015
'de Villiers wicket was turning point'   23 April, 2015
Blame game continues in Paralympic Committee of India   23 April, 2015
BCCI mum on home ground request   22 April, 2015
Shiv Kapur qualifies for US Open   27 May, 2014
Shuttler Sindhu makes winning return   22 April, 2015
Kolkata cricketer's condition stable   22 April, 2015
We need to look in the mirror: Duminy   26 May, 2014
Finch undergoes surgery, out for 12 weeks   22 April, 2015
Sports ministry suspends Paralympic Committee of India   22 April, 2015
Kings XI beats Royals via Super Over   22 April, 2015
Maxwell blames WC high for form slump   21 April, 2015
Camaraderie is key to our success: Dhoni   21 April, 2015
Van Gaal has massive task: Scholes   22 May, 2014
IPL snub to Pak players dented India's image: Afridi   24 May, 2014
Fresh head injury scare to young cricketer   21 April, 2015
Trott should be dropped: Botham   21 April, 2015
KKR conquer Delhi by six wickets   21 April, 2015
Neeraj Kumar appointed ACSU chief   20 April, 2015
Bolt unhappy despite victory in Rio   20 April, 2015
Bhajji defends Pollard's tape act   20 April, 2015
Mumbai Indians clinches first win   20 April, 2015
Rajasthan thrashes CSK by 8 wickets   19 April, 2015
CSK, Royals in top-of-the-table clash   18 April, 2015
Key game for RCB, Mumbai Indians   18 April, 2015
Holder century helps WI escape with draw   18 April, 2015
Bolt warns rivals ahead of Rio Olympics   18 April, 2015
Indian eves seek glory in chess WC   18 April, 2015
Bowlers win matches in T20: Nehra   18 April, 2015
Smith, McCullum blast Chennai to 6 wicket win   18 April, 2015
Priyadarshi to head IPL scam probe   17 April, 2015
Easy win for Sunrisers   14 April, 2015
PCI suspended, sports ministry issues notice   17 April, 2015
Sania gets No.1 ranking in doubles   13 April, 2015
Kashyap loses in Singapore Open semis   11 April, 2015
Apurvi books Rio ticket with WC bronze   11 April, 2015
Sania Mirza climbs to top of doubles ranking   13 April, 2015
Royals reports 'inappropriate' approach to BCCI   10 April, 2015
Kashyap, Prannoy advance, Srikanth loses   09 April, 2015
Ministry urges help for boxer Rishu   09 April, 2015
Kamran lashes out at team management   09 April, 2015
Sri Lanka elects to bat first   18 March, 2015
India favourites in quarterfinal   18 March, 2015
Cricket world pays tribute to Richie Benaud   10 April, 2015
Saina Nehwal drops to World No.2   09 April, 2015
Run feast on cards in Lanka vs Proteas clash   17 March, 2015
Dravid suggests 14-team World Cup   16 March, 2015
SRK elated over KKR win   09 April, 2015
Indian-origin Bhullar makes NBA history   08 April, 2015
Shapoor is a sign   06 March, 2015
Cash-strapped Indian ice hockey team seeks help   08 April, 2015
Hrithik charms Kolkata at IPL-8 opening   08 April, 2015
Figo disputes 'all African votes for Blatter' claim   08 April, 2015
India eyes win against hosts Malaysia   07 April, 2015
Resurgent Brazil healing World Cup wounds   07 April, 2015
These Kiwis can fly   06 April, 2015
Not done yet   06 April, 2015
Saina Nehwal skips Singapore Open   06 April, 2015
Harika wins bronze in World C'ship   06 April, 2015
Irfan Pathan eyes India comeback via IPL   06 April, 2015
Sania-Hingis pair wins Miami Open title   06 April, 2015
Saina loses in Malaysia Open semis   04 April, 2015
Tiger Woods out of top 100   01 April, 2015
WC hero Starc to miss early IPL matches   01 April, 2015
Harika exits World Chess Championship   01 April, 2015
Dutee allowed to take part in Asian C'ships   31 March, 2015
Men and the blues   28 March, 2015
Snubbed Kamal quits as ICC president   01 April, 2015
Protean deficiency   28 March, 2015
Beyond the boundary   28 March, 2015
Star wars   28 March, 2015
Highlight reel   28 March, 2015
Leader board   28 March, 2015
Zidane wants to coach France national team   31 March, 2015
President to expose ICC's 'mischievous things'   30 March, 2015
Supporting cast   21 March, 2015
Looming bouncer   21 March, 2015
Platini secures third term as UEFA president   23 March, 2015
Pele backs Blatter bid for re-election   21 March, 2015
ICC president sniffs conspiracy in Bangladesh's loss   20 March, 2015
Dhoni's mantra for success—Keep it simple!   19 March, 2015
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chef's choice  |  Hemant Oberoi
Lure of the greens
Forty per cent of the population in India is vegetarian. Is it by choice, religion or compulsion? It would take days and weeks to debate it. All Gujarati Hindus and Brahmins are expected not to eat meat or poultry, ...  »
freewheeling  |  Derek O'Brien
Rooting for the Muffler Man
Watching Arvind Kejriwal’s speech at Delhi’s Ramlila Maidan shortly after he was sworn in as chief minister, I was glad he tempered the overenthusiasm and too-keen ambition of some of his Aam Aadmi Party ...  »