New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket India in India (BCCI) on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court seeking the review of its July 18 verdict asking the country's apex cricketing body to implement the Justice Lodha Committee recommendations for transparency and accountability in its functioning and limiting the involvement of ministers and government officials.
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 16 (IANS) Croatia's Sandra Perkovic overcame a nervous start to secure her second straight Olympic discus title at the Rio Games on Tuesday.
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 16 (IANS) Christian Taylor of the United States successfully defended his Olympic triple jump title on Tuesday, defeating his rivals with the season's best leap at the Rio Games.
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 16 (IANS) Drag-flick dynamo Gonzalo Peillat fired a hat-trick as Argentina ended Germany's hopes of a third straight men's hockey title with a riveting 5-2 victory in the semi-final here on Tuesday.
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 16 (IANS) If the failure to open its account in the Rio Olympics medals tally wasn't enough, India's hopes were further dampened on Tuesday after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) appealed in the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) against the clean chit to wrestler Narsingh Yadav.
Kolkata, Aug 16 (IANS) City soccer giant Mohun Bagan has roped in Afghan goalkeeper Haroon Amiri for the ongoing Calcutta Football League, the club announced on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Beijing Olympics gold medallist Abhinav Bindra on Tuesday blamed the system for the Indian contingent's failure to open its account in the medals tally at the Rio Olympics.
London, Aug 16 (IANS) English football club Chelsea captain John Terry has hailed Eden Hazard's return to form and believes the Belgian midfielder is back among "the very best in the world".
Barcelona, Aug 16 (IANS) FC Barcelona officially announced on Tuesday that striker Cristian Tello will be loaned to Serie A club Fiorentina for one football season.
Los Cabos (Mexico), Aug 16 (IANS) India's tennis doubles pair of Purav Raja and Divij Sharan clinched the Abierto Mexicano Los Cabos title defeating Israel's Jonathan Erlich and England's Ken Skupski 7-6(4), 7-6(3) here on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav's participation in the Rio Olympics was in jeopardy on Tuesday with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) appealing in the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) against the clean chit given to him.
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav's participation at the Rio Olympics plunged into jeopardy on Tuesday with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) appealing in the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) against the clean chit given to him.
Montreal, Aug 16 (IANS) The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has recertified an anti-doping laboratory in Beijing, China, after nearly four months of suspension due to a technical oversight.
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 16 (IANS) Wrestler Hardeep Singh crashed out of the men's Greco-Roman 98 kg 1/8 Final after losing to Turkey's Cenk Ildem 1-2 on points at the Rio Olympics here on Tuesday.
Moscow, Aug 16 (IANS) The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) is due to hear an appeal filed by Russia's Paralympic Committee (RPC) to fight a ban preventing the team from competing at the Rio Paralympics on August 22, the committee's press service said on Tuesday.