Barcelona defends Messi over 'unfair' suspension

Federation Internationale de Football Association has suspended Lionel Messi four four World Cup Qualifying matches for insulting a referee. First assistant, Emerson Augusto do Carvalho, said that Messi, who was close to him, complained about a f... More..

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Virat Kohli: India captain clarifies 'hostile' Australia remark
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Virat Kohli: India captain clarifies 'hostile' Australia remark

Although bitterly disappointed to fall at the final hurdle, the Australians, who had lost nine consecutive Tests in Asia before this series, exceeded all expectations this campaign. "The thing I said before the...More..

Profits slowing among big banks
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Profits slowing among big banks

The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), the country's largest lender by market value, said Thursday that its net profits rose 0.5 percent to 279.1 billion yuan ($40.5 billion) in 2016, but its bad l...More..

Virat Kohli: Friendship comment was 'blown out of proportion'
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Virat Kohli: Friendship comment was 'blown out of proportion'

Steve Smith felt Australia had silenced their doubters with their performances in the 2-1 series defeat to India. "It's still a few weeks to go before I can be 100 percent on the field", Kohli said in the pos...More..

ICC Champions trophy arrives at Edhi Home during Karachi tour
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

ICC Champions trophy arrives at Edhi Home during Karachi tour

The trophy of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 arrived at Edhi Home during Karachi visit on Thursday after a month of its launching in Dubai. As per reports, Shahid Afridi, who recently made headlines after he...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Hodge says sorry for Kohli comments

Asked about their contrasting styles while leading the side, Rahane said, "I am calm and cool, and that brings the best out of me, while Virat is aggressive and that brings the best out of him". The men in ques...More..

Antonio Conte fires warning to Eden Hazard about Real Madrid
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Antonio Conte fires warning to Eden Hazard about Real Madrid

We do not look forward because it's unsafe, ' said Conte . "The only thing I can say is that Eden is a Chelsea player". "Others try these rumours to try to put a bit of difficulty in the mind of the player...More..

Kohli's gripe is only with 'a couple' of Australia players
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Kohli's gripe is only with 'a couple' of Australia players

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has published a video of an on-field verbal stoush involving Ravindra Jadeja and two Australians, which took place when the Test series decider was in the bala...More..

Brad Hodge gives written apology to Virat Kohli, Indian cricket fans
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Brad Hodge gives written apology to Virat Kohli, Indian cricket fans

After India won the much maligned four-Test series against Australia with an eight-wicket victory in Dharamsala, Australia captain Steve Smith attempted to leave the water under the bridge with an apology tende...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Swansea boss Paul Clement admits keeping Gylfi Sigurdsson could be hard

Clement will decide on whether to start Routledge or Narsingh as part of a front three that will most definitely include Sigurdsson and Llorente. Swansea are expected to have Kyle Naughton and Martin Olsson b...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Henry the next Arsenal manager? "It's my club of heart"

Arsene Wenger is yet to announce his continuity with Arsenal as his contract expires in the summer. "For what he's done for me, I'd like to say thank you, for bringing me into such a world class team, and I'm...More..

Kohli offers clarification on Australian-friendships comment
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Kohli offers clarification on Australian-friendships comment

Top-notch cricket aside, the series was marked by one controversy after another with the two captains - Kohli and Steve Smith - in the eye of a raging storm. Smith's IPL teammate Ajinkya Rahane also called fo...More..

India win series from Australia 2-1 after 8-wicket romp
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

India win series from Australia 2-1 after 8-wicket romp

The first two teams to achieve this were Australia and South Africa. Team India can pat itself on the back for a thorough winning performance in Dharamsala , where the chances were equalised by a good surfac...More..

Southampton's Puel hopeful Van Dijk will play again this season
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Southampton's Puel hopeful Van Dijk will play again this season

The 25-year-old is now injured and unlikely to return before the end of the season, meaning he could have played his last game in a Southampton shirt. He's a fantastic player. I have known him for a long time. ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Virat Kohli faces last-minute fitness test

Australias Steve Smith today felt Ajinkya Rahane will do a good job as skipper in the probable absence of Virat Kohli, terming the India vice-captain a “more chilled out guy” than his opposite number. India's ...More..

Barcelona job 'impossible' for Mauricio Pochettino
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Barcelona job 'impossible' for Mauricio Pochettino

Kane has been "positive" in training and his recovery, according to Pochettino. However, Pochettino admitted left-back Danny Rose is still some way off returning from the knee injury he sustained against Sund...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

NCAA Tourney: Michigan & USC survive, Baylor & UNC roll…more

That means we're a bad seed a lot of time , so I don't feel as good about that as maybe I should". Basically everything that we wrote this week previewing the game turned out to be true: MI couldn't defend O...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Republic defender John O'Shea thankful to avoid serious injury against Wales

It's a real blow to him. Madrid forward Bale was booked for a high 68th-minute tackle on O'Shea during Friday's 0-0 draw in World Cup qualification. Long said Coleman had been listening to him closely and had...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Fun facts about the Final Four venue

The four-time defending national champion Huskies, in their 10th consecutive Final Four, play Mississippi State in the nightcap Friday. Kaela Davis stated, "It's the Final Four ". For the second straight yea...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Dustin Johnson remains on course to create history in Texas

Johnson now has 15 wins in his career, six of them dating to his first major at the U.S. Open previous year - that stretch includes a trio of World Golf Championship events (the Bridgestone Invitational, the Me...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Maye-day! - North Carolina punches ticket to Final Four

That's how SC plays. And Oregon? Well , the Ducks have been to the tournament before and won it all. "It entered my mind, but they got that son-of-a-b in so quick, I couldn't get to anybody to do it", Kent...More..

Guns not allowed in Arkansas sporting events after SB 724 passed
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Guns not allowed in Arkansas sporting events after SB 724 passed

The SEC had supported the bill as a way of correcting the new law, Act 562 that greatly expands where concealed carry firearms are allowed in the state-places like public college campuses, the state capitol and...More..

Failed drugs test due to spiked drink, claims Berahino
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Failed drugs test due to spiked drink, claims Berahino

The 23-year-old did not play for West Brom between September and January, when he joined Stoke at the end of the transfer window for a deal worth £15million. "They've gone back to what they were doing last seas...More..

India beat Australia by 8 wickets to take series 2-1
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

India beat Australia by 8 wickets to take series 2-1

Earlier, India bundled out Australia for 137 runs in their second innings to set a 106-run target for clinching the final cricket Test match. But Smith sought to douse the fire today by apologising for his em...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Raiders headed to Vegas

Though, the Warriors are also leaving Oakland too, but they are staying in the Bay Area by relocating to San Francisco in 2019. The NFL now has a third franchise move in just over a year. She says the existin...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Rumors Confirmed: Raiders Relocate to Las Vegas

It's one thing if you're moving from Oakland to Fremont or something, but to Las Vegas? For several months, the Davis family has been accused of looking for an "easy way out" of Oakland. Ain't many fan bases ...More..

Philadelphia Flyers sail past New York Islanders 6-3
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Philadelphia Flyers sail past New York Islanders 6-3

If he were to play all 82 games, and continue scoring at this pace, he would have 36 points on the season, which would place him 5th on the club. As always, tons of Simmonds' production has come on the power pl...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

NCAA Final Four schedule, teams, matchups, TV and live stream info

Martin isn't a former player, isn't related to a big-time coach and doesn't have the connections that would have made his road to this point easy. Meanwhile, the Bulldogs have won eight of their last nine ver...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

England manager Gareth Southgate reflects on defeat to Germany

The results: Germany 1 (Podolski 69) bt England 0; Czech Republic 3 (Horava 48-pen, Jankto 64, Krmencik 79) bt Lithuania 0; Cyprus 3 (Mytidis 56, Katedaris 62, Christofi 66) bt Kazakhstan 1 (Nuserbajev 29);...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Hart to captain England against Lithuania

Southgate and England left-back Ryan Bertrand touched upon the delicate matter during the press conference before the Lithuania clash, and the former said the match is a great opportunity to show that Brita...More..

Houston Open: Top 5 DraftKings Picks for PGA Tour Fantasy
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Houston Open: Top 5 DraftKings Picks for PGA Tour Fantasy

I can hit it fairly long [with my driver], about 180 yards. He's chased the win at Pebble Beach with T22 (Genesis), T12 (Mexico) and a first-round exit at last week's Match Play in Austin (1-1-1 record). "Of ...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Roger Federer scores 90th career title

Federer was supposed to meet Australian sensation Nick Kyrgios in the semis, but the 21-year-old contracted food poisoning and didn't even show up for the fight. "I guess I achieved that", Federer said . Whi...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Venus, Nadal through to Miami Open semis

The 10th seed will play Caroline Wozniacki in Saturday's final after the Danish 12th seed won an even longer semi-final, 5-7 6-1 6-1 against second seed Karolina Pliskova to kick off the day's action. Fognini, ...More..

I know what I will do, you will soon know - Arsene Wenger
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

I know what I will do, you will soon know - Arsene Wenger

Eighth-placed West Brom suffered consecutive defeats to Crystal Palace and Everton before beating Arsenal, to virtually assure themselves of survival this season with 43 points on the board. "We lose game aft...More..

Champions League draw: Bayern to play Real Madrid, Dortmund meet Monaco
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Champions League draw: Bayern to play Real Madrid, Dortmund meet Monaco

The draw for the quarter-finals of the Champions' League has thrown up some mouthwatering prospects, but the standout has to be two semi-final regulars Real Madrid and Bayern Munich. "I know Real Madrid ver...More..