London, May 18 (IANS) Former England pacer Dominic Cork believes that Indian run-machine Virat Kohli has the potential to be as successful as batting legend Sachin Tendulkar.
Manchester, May 18 (IANS) Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney, who has played as a striker all through his football career, says he is now happy to feature in a more withdrawn role.
Madrid, May 18 (IANS) Real Madrid defender Rafael Varane has dropped a hint that he may be prepared to leave the capital club over the summer in order to continue progressing as a footballer.
Kanpur, May 18 (IANS) Gujarat Lions will look to bounce back from their heaviest defeat this season as they take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) game here on Thursday.
Manchester, May 18 (IANS) Manchester City star striker Sergio Aguero revealed that his Argentina team-mate Lionel Messi has told him exactly what to expect from incoming English football club's head coach Pep Guardiola.
Madrid, May 18 (IANS) Real Madrid midfielder Isco Alarcon has said that the Champions League final against cross-town football rivals Atletico Madrid at San Siro Stadium in Milan on May 28 "is going to be a difficult battle".
Madrid, May 18 (IANS) Spain head coach Vicente del Bosque has confirmed that he will quit the job after the Euro 2016 football championship to be held from June 10 to July 10 in France.
Stuttgart (Germany), May 18 (IANS) German football club Stuttgart has sacked its sporting director, Indian origin Robin Dutt, after getting relegated from Bundesliga.
Bangkok, May 18 (IANS) Leicester City on Wednesday arrived in Thailand for six days of celebrations following their English Premier League (EPL) title win this football season.
Montmelo (Spain), May 18 (IANS) Two days after the Spanish Grand Prix, drivers Sebastian Vettel, Nico Rosberg and Jenson Button set the pace on the first of two days of Formula One testing.
Quito, May 18 (IANS) Jose Angulo scored either side of halftime to fire Ecuador's Independiente del Valle to a 2-1 victory over Pumas UNAM of Mexico in the first leg of their Copa Libertadores quarter-final.
Rio de Janeiro, May 18 (IANS) An Australian swimming coach accused of child abuse has been barred from participating at this year's Olympic Games, according to a media report.
Rio de Janeiro, May 18 (IANS) Corinthians are in talks with Portugal's FC Porto over the sale of centre-back Felipe, according to the Brazilian club's football director Edu Gaspar.
Moscow, May 18 (IANS) Three Russian weightlifters were issued suspensions of up to eight years after they were found guilty of performance enhancing drugs abuse, a senior official with the Russian Weightlifting Federation (RWF) has said.
Cape Town, May 18 (IANS) South Africa's star batsman Faf du Plessis has said he is excited about the chance to play in the Caribbean for the first time as he prepares to represent country and club in two major tournaments.