Buenos Aires, Jan 5 (IANS) Spain's Joan Barreda assumed the lead in the Dakar Rally for motorcycles by winning the third stage.
Paris, Jan 5 (IANS) Sevilla have agreed with French football club Nancy to sign defender Clement Lenglet.
Moscow, Jan 5 (IANS) Russian star Maria Sharapova may play at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Russian Tennis Federation President Shamil Tarpishchev has said.
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Sahara Group on Thursday renewed its association with Hockey India (HI) by signing a sponsorship deal extending till 2021.
Seville (Spain), Jan 5 (IANS) Spanish football club Sevilla has announced the transfer of French defender Timothee Kolodziejczak to Borussia Monchengladbach.
Buenos Aires, Jan 5 (IANS) Defending champion Stephane Peterhansel recovered from a slow start to clinch the third stage of the Dakar Rally for cars.
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) All-rounder Andre Russells participation in the Big Bash was in doubt after he suffered a hamstring injury in Sydney Thunders six-wicket victory over Melbourne Stars.
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 5 (IANS) Former Brazil international midfielder Thiago Neves has sought intervention from world football governing body FIFA to rescind his contract with Al-Jazira.
Dhaka, Jan 5 (IANS) Cricket Australia Chief Executive James Sutherland has said chances are high that the Aussies will visit Bangladesh for a two-Test series later this year unless new security issues crop up.
Bridgetown (Barbados), Jan 5 (IANS) West Indies Twenty20 batting star Dwayne Smith has hailed the emergence of the game's shortest version, saying it has provided opportunities for those players without extended careers at international level.
London, Jan 5 (IANS) Chelsea's dream of winning a record-equalling 14th successive English Premier League (EPL) victory was dashed as they were beaten by Tottenham Hotspur 0-2 at the White Hart Lane here.
Madrid, Jan 5 (IANS) Zinedine Zidane was able to celebrate a year as coach at Real Madrid with a 3-0 win at home to Sevilla in the first leg of their last-16 King's Cup football tie.
Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) Mumbai Rockets opened their Vodafone Premier Badminton League (PBL) campaign by edging past Hyderabad Hunters 2-1.
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Haryana Hammers produced a power packed performance to outplay UP Dangal 5-2 in a Pro Wrestling League (PWL) contest at the KD Jadhav Stadium here on Wednesday evening.