Manchester, Dec 8 (IANS) Manchester United head coach Jose Mourinho on Friday said defenders Phil Jones will be available but Eric Bailly will miss out in the Manchester derby on Sunday.
Manchester, Dec 8 (IANS) Manchester City head coach Pep Guardiola on Friday assured that his star midfielder David Silva will figure in the Manchester derby on Sunday.
Madrid, Dec 8 (IANS) Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane will have to overcome the loss of key footballers in defence as his side takes on Sevilla in the La Liga on Saturday with both sides aiming to pressure Barcelona, who have a tough trip to face Villarreal on Sunday.
Nairobi, Dec 8 (IANS) Marathon athletes wishing to represent Kenya in Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia in April will not be allowed to sign contracts to run in other competition in the build up to the event, officials said.
Dharamsala, Dec 8 (IANS) Punjab medium-pacer Siddharth Kaul, who got his maiden India call-up for the upcoming One-Day International (ODI) series against Sri Lanka on Friday, credited domestic cricket for his development as a bowler.
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) India will host the Senior Women's World Boxing Championships next year and the Senior Men's World Championships in 2021, Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore announced here on Friday.
Zurich, Dec 8 (IANS) Peru captain Paolo Guerrero was on Friday banned by world football's governing body FIFA for one year as a result of a positive test for cocaine, forcing the 33-year-old to miss the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Berlin, Dec 8 (IANS) Schalke have extended the contract of defender Naldo ahead of schedule till June 2019.
Fatorda (Goa), Dec 8 (IANS) A resurgent FC Goa will host Kerala Blasters, a side still looking for its first win of the season, in a Indian Super League (ISL) season four fixture here on Saturday.
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) India will host the Senior Women's World Boxing Championships next year and the Senior Men's World Championships in 2021, Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore announced on Friday.
Barasat (West Bengal), Dec 8 (IANS) Deflated after losing to arch-rivals Mohun Bagan by a solitary goal in their second round I-League clash, city football giants East Bengal will be desperate to log their first win of the campaign when they take on in-form Shillong Lajong here on Saturday.
Shah Alam (Malaysia), Dec 8 (IANS) Indias golfer S.S.P. Chawrasia believes his experience will help the young Asian team when they face Team Europe at the EurAsia Cup, to be held here from January 12 to 14, 2018.
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Boxing Federation on India (BFI) President Ajay Singh announced on Friday that the inaugural edition of the Indian Open will take place from January 28 to February 1 here.
Sydney, Dec 8 (IANS) Mixed martial arts fighter Robert Whittaker has become the first Australian to hold an undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title.
Washington, Dec 8 (IANS) White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters that "no official decision has been made" about whether the U.S. will participate in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.