Sevilla (Spain), June 24 (IANS) Japanese midfielder Hiroshi Kiyotake on Friday signed a four-year contract with Spanish football club Sevilla after passing a medical.
Dharamsala, June 24 (IANS) The BCCI on Friday gave the thumbs up to the women team's cricketers to participate in foreign T20 leagues, paving the way for all-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur's debut in the Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) in Australia.
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods company Dabur India has selected seven young athletes for free training under its 'Ab Daudega Hindustan' campaign, the company said here on Friday.
London, June 24 (IANS) Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic will begin his title defence at Wimbledon against Brit James Ward, ranked 177th in the world, on Monday.
Nice (France), June 24 (IANS) England star Wayne Rooney on Friday revealed that the team is intensifying penalty practice ahead of their European Championship knockout stage clash against Iceland.
Hyderabad, June 24 (IANS) Old rivalries will resume, while new ones will begin as the action moves to the Chicane circuit here for the second round of the 2016 JK Tyre-FMSCI National Rotax Karting Championship scheduled this weekend.
Bengaluru, June 24 (IANS) Continuing her impressive run, ace golfer Vani Kapoor produced a successive wire-to-wire performance in the ninth leg of the Rs 6,00,000 ($8,800) Hero women Tour, to clinch her fifth title of the season here on Friday.
Paris, June 24 (IANS) Spain's veteran midfielder Andres Iniesta believes that facing a high-calibre opponent like Italy in the pre-quarterfinal can only be a boost to his team's chances of retaining the European football championship.
Dharmasala, June 24 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) working committee on Friday decided to replace the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament with a new domestic league in the country.
Bengaluru, June 24 (IANS) Promising defender Dipsan Tirkey was on Friday named skipper of the junior Indian men's team for the upcoming EurAsia Cup in Russia and a six match tour of England next month.
Paris, June 24 (IANS) For sure there is controversy surrounding the 36-game group stage of the 2016 European Championship. Is it a good sign that football fans around the world are discussing the continental tournament where 24 teams are competing for the first time? Yes and no.
Lyon, June 24 (IANS) Portugal winger Nani believes star striker Cristiano Ronaldo's brace against Hungary in their last Euro group encounter has helped silence the captain's critics.
Beijing, June 24 (IANS) Beijing Olympic champion He Wenna is going to compete at the Olympic Games for the third time as the trampoline veteran was named in the Chinese squad for Rio.
Nairobi, June 24 (IANS) It is every athlete's nightmare to plan on how to sail through the explosive Kenyan trials to select the team to represent the country at the Rio Olympics.
Nairobi, June 24 (IANS) Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed the revised Anti-Doping Bill into law to ensure compliance with the measures set by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).