Rome, May 4 (IANS) Italian football great and Verona's veteran striker Luca Toni, 38, on Wednesday announced that he will retire at the end of the season.
Kolkata, May 4 (IANS) Former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday wished luck to his former-teammate Sachin Tendulkar after he accepted the Indian Olympic Association's (IOA) proposal to be one of the goodwill ambassadors for the country's contingent at the upcoming Rio Olympics.
Kolkata, May 4 (IANS) After a 3-2 win in the first leg, Mohun Bagan will look to ensure a safe passage to semi-finals when they host Salgaocar in the Federation Cup second leg quarter-final football fixture here on Thursday.
London, May 4 (IANS) Chelsea's interim head coach Guus Hiddink has revealed that he was Leicester City's first choice to take the job before the newly-crowned English football champions appointed Claudio Ranieri.
London, May 4 (IANS) Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has asserted that he will stay with the former English Premier League (EPL) champions next season despite the absence of Champions League football and interest from French powerhouse Paris Saint-Germain.
Ho Chi Minh City, May 4 (IANS) A qualifying race of the Ironman 70.3 World Championship will take place in Vietnam's central Da Nang city on May 8, with the participation of over 1,100 triathletes from 59 countries and regions, a local organiser said on Wednesday.
Dubai, May 4 (IANS) India have dropped a place both in the One-Day International (ODI) and Twenty20 International (T20I) rankings to be fourth and second respectively, according to the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday.
Chennai, May 4 (IANS) Ace Indian racer Armaan Ebrahim will begin a packed international season next week as he will make his debut in the GT Asia Championship besides participating in the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia Series for a second successive year.
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Fresh from two consecutive victories, a rejuvenated Delhi Daredevils (DD) will take on injury-ravaged Rising Pune Supergiants in their last league outing of the Indian Premier League at the Ferozeshah Kotla Stadium here on Thursday.
Chennai, May 4 (IANS) Indian racer Armaan Ebrahim will begin his international season next week, making his debut in the Asia Championship besides participating in the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia Series for the second successive year.
Budapest, May 4 (IANS) UEFA secretary-general Theodore Theodoridis has said suspended Michel Platini could return to the European football governing body's presidency in two weeks, depending on the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on the Frenchman's appeal.
Madrid, May 4 (IANS) Spanish football clubs Villarreal and Sevilla look to making it an all-Spanish final in the Europa League when they play their respective semi-final return legs on Thursday night.
cape Town, May 4 (IANS) West Indies power hitter Kieron Pollard is set to rejoin the Cape Cobras in South Africa's Ram Slam T20 cricket Challenge scheduled to be played later this year.
Barcelona, May 4 (IANS) Barcelona FC will play against the newly-crowned English football champions Leicester City on August 3 in the International Champions Cup in Stockholm.
Munich, May 4 (IANS) Spanish football club Atletico Madrid chief coach Diego Simeone has expressed his pride in having reached the final of the Champions League, after "having left behind two of the three best (teams) in the world".