Nairobi, May 11 (IANS) Olympic 800 metre champion David Rudisha of Kenya hopes to return to action in July a year after he incurred a quid muscle strain in the build-up to the London 2017 World Championships.
Madrid, May 11 (IANS) Athletic Club Bilbao President Josu Urrutia has announced that Jose Angel 'Kuko' Ziganda will not remain as coach next football season.
Montreal, May 11 (IANS) The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has published its Independent Observer (IO) Team's Report regarding the anti-doping programme at the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games.
Johannesburg, May 11 (IANS) South African Premier League champions Mamelodi Sundowns will play a friendly football match with Barcelona to commemorate Nelson Mandela.
Barcelona, May 11 (IANS) Spain international and Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta, who is leaving the Catalan football club, has said that he is still making up his mind about where he will play next season.
Santiago, May 11 (IANS) Chile and Romania will meet in an international friendly this month as both seek competition after failing to qualify for the FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Madrid, May 11 (IANS) Spain coach Julien Lopetegui will send a preliminary list of 35 players for the World Cup to FIFA on Monday, before reducing that to the definitive list of 23 after the end of the football season.
Rio de Janeiro, May 11 (IANS) A decision on whether injured defender Dani Alves will be fit for the World Cup in Russia is likely to be made by the weekend, Brazil national football team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar has said.
Madrid, May 11 (IANS) Serbian qualifier Dusan Lajovic rallied from a set down to upset Argentine world No. 6 Juan Martin del Potro 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 (8-6) in third-round action at the Madrid Open and book a place in the quarter-finals of an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event for the first time.
Madrid, May 11 (IANS) Spanish world No. 1 Rafael Nadal defeated Argentine Diego Schwartzman 6-3, 6-4 in a hard-fought baseline battle here to advance to the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open.
Madrid, May 11 (IANS) Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova eliminated Russian Daria Kasatkina in the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open 6-2, 6-0 and progressed to the semi-finals of the tournament.
New Delhi, May 11, From the time he was dating actress Anushka Sharma to his wedding in Italy and even now -- months after the two tied the knot -- prying paparazzi and public scrutiny of Virat Kohli's life has not stopped. India's cricket captain and the icon of the country's youth says it can get uncomfortable, but he is learning to deal with it.
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Rishabh Pant's valiant century went in vain as Sunrisers Hyderabad made light work of Delhi Daredevils' challenging 187/5 to romp home by nine wickets and consolidate their stay at the top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table.
Madrid, May 10 (IANS) Czech sixth seed Karolina Pliskova on Thursday stunned world No.1 Simona Halep 6-4, 6-3 in the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open, halting the Romanian's winning streak in the tournament at 15 matches.
Lezama (Spain), May 10 (IANS) Basque football club Athletic Bilbao president Josu Urrutia announced on Thursday that head coach Jose 'Cuco' Angel Ziganda will depart at the end of the season, a move that was widely expected after the team's poor performance in the La Liga.