Sarajevo, May 18 (IANS) FC Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic decided to help the modest Bosnian football club of Radnik Bijeljina by offering a prize at the final of the Bosnian Cup held on Wednesday between that team and Sloboda, according to media reports.
Kunshan (China), May 18 (IANS) The Indian women's team advanced to the quarter-finals of the Uber Cup badminton tournament despite losing 2-3 to Japan in the final group game at the Kunshan Sports Centre here on Wednesday.
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Indian Super League (ISL) champions Chennaiyin FC on Wednesday signed five of All India Football Federation (AIFF) academy players.
London, May 18 (IANS) Chelsea captain John Terry on Wednesday signed a new one-year contract with the English football club.
Lahore, May 18 (IANS) Pakistan's newly-appointed chief coach Mickey Arthur on Wednesday acknowledged that not playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL) has hit the performance of the country's cricketers in the shortest format.
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Wayne Rooney, who has played as a striker all through his football career, says he is now happy to feature in a more withdrawn role.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.