Berlin, Dec 7 (IANS) The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) will pay a recently requested sum of $15 million to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) only based on a mutually agreed accord with the worlds governing Olympic body, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko said on Thursday.
Chennai, Dec 7 (IANS) All India Football Federation (AIFF) director of referees Goutam Kar on Thursday put it across ATK boss Teddy Sheringham by saying it is the coach's responsibility to educate players so that they don't "tackle with malice" on the football pitch.
Lausanne, Dec 7 (IANS) For International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, the decision to ban Russian participation in the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang was not a compromise.
Berlin, Dec 7 (IANS) Former German star forward Jurgen Klinsmann's 20-year-old son, Jonathan Klinsmann, will play for Hertha Berlin in their final Europa League match in Group J as his first professional football game.
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Former All India Tennis Association (AITA) chief Anil Khanna has decided to withdraw from the election for the post of Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president in order to preserve the unity of the "IOA family".
Kharkiv (Ukraine), Dec 7 (IANS) FIFA U-17 World Cup player of the tournament Phil Foden, who plies his trade for Manchester City, became the youngest English player to start in the Champions League.
Nagpur, Dec 7 (IANS) Vinay Kumar's 6/34, including a hat-trick, helped Karnataka to bundle out Mumbai for 173 and their batsmen then scored 115/1, trailing by 58 runs, on the opening day of the Ranji Trophy quarter-final here on Thursday.
Guwahati, Dec 7 (IANS) Despite a goalkeeping crisis at Bengaluru FC, NorthEast United FC coach Joao de Deus has warned that his side will not be at an advantage in their Indian Super League (ISL) clash here on Friday.
Mumbai, Dec 7 (IANS) Three-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Mumbai Indians on Thursday roped in New Zealand's James Pamment as fielding coach replacing South African legend Jonty Rhodes.
Mumbai, Dec 7 (IANS) The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) on Wednesday launched its first ever T20 Mumbai League, to be held from January 4 to 9 in Mumbai.
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) La Liga India country manager José Cachaza said the English Premier League (EPL) has set an example for the Spanish league with the huge fan base that has been successfully created in the country.
Zurich, Dec 7 (IANS) FIFA has recorded more than 1,318,109 ticket requests for the 2018 World Cup in Russia in less than 24 hours since the sales resumed on December 5.
Dubai, Dec 7 (IANS) India skipper Virat Kohli's prolific run with the willow has helped him jump three spots to the second position in the latest ICC Test Rankings released on Thursday and inch closer to match Australian legend Ricky Ponting's record of holding the top spot across all the three formats at the same time.
Yorkshire, Dec 7 (IANS) English football club Hull City on Thursday appointed Nigel Adkins as their new head coach.
Tokyo, Dec 7 (IANS) The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) on Thursday unveiled a shortlist of mascots that will be voted in the coming months by school children.