Lazio rout Sampdoria 4-0 with brace from Immobile

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 22:08

Rome, April 22 (IANS) Lazio thrashed Sampdoria 4-0 on Sunday, with Italian centre-forward Ciro Immobile scoring a brace in the Serie A, putting pressure on third-placed Roma.


Gerard's brace earns Espanyol 2-0 win vs Girona

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 22:04

Gerona (Spain), April 22 (IANS) Espanyol forward Gerard Moreno scored a brace on Sunday to lead his side to a 2-0 away win over Girona in the La Liga football championship, dealing a setback to Girona's hopes of qualifying for next season's Europa League.


Arsenal trounce West Ham 4-1 in EPL

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 22:00

London, April 22 (IANS) Arsenal stunned West Ham United 4-1 on Sunday in the English Premier League (EPL), ahead of their duel later this week with Atletico Madrid in the first leg of the Europa League semi-finals.


Absence of Players' Association in India, Pakistan worries ICC

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 20:24

Kolkata, April 22 (IANS) The fact that India and Pakistan do not have a Players' Association is a cause of worry for the International Cricket Council (ICC) and was discussed during the first day of the five-day meeting that got underway at a city hotel on Sunday.


IPL: Mumbai opt to bat vs Rajasthan

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 19:52

Jaipur, April 22 (IANS) Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bat against Rajasthan Royals in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here on Sunday.


Shooters Ravi, Arjun falter at World Cup

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 18:44

Changwon (South Korea), April 22 (IANS) India's Ravi Kumar and Arjun Babuta finished fourth and sixth respectively in the men's 10 metre Air Rifle event at the second International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup here on Sunday.


Gangjee ends 14-year title drought with Panasonic Open triumph

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 18:36

Osaka (Japan), April 22 (IANS) Indian golfer Rahil Gangjee ended a 14-year title drought by closing with a three-under 68 for a one-shot victory over South Koreans Hyungsung Kim and Junggon Hwang at the Panasonic Open Golf Championship here on Sunday.


Dortmund, Hoffenheim win in Bundesliga

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 16:56

Berlin, April 22 (IANS) Jadon Sancho's performance helped Borussia Dortmund to inflict the second loss in a row on Bayer Leverkusen following a 4-0 result, whereas Hoffenheim crushed ten-man Leipzig 5-2 in the 31st round of the Bundesliga football championship.


Delhi Dynamos pick 29 young footballers after trials

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 16:42

New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Delhi Dynamos (DD) selected 29 young footballers for their different age-group squads after the two-day long trials at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium concluded here on Sunday.


IPL: Bottom placed Delhi face confident Punjab at home (Preview)

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 16:40

New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Following a string of defeats, Delhi Daredevils (DD) will be desperate for a win against table-toppers Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) when they meet in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on Monday.