World Cup

World Cup qualifying: Jesus and Alisson back with Brazil

Brazil called up striker Gabriel Jesus and goalkeeper Alisson on Friday for two World Cup qualifying matches in November even though both players are recovering from injuries. The five-time World Cup champions are scheduled to face Venezuela in Sao Paulo...

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Asian Online Nations Cup Team Championship

Asian online team chess: India men and women enter semifinals

The top-seeded Indian women’s team on Friday stormed into the semifinals of the Asian Nations (Regions) Online Cup 2020 Championship, while their male counterparts eked out a fighting win over Mongolia to secure the last four berth. The Indian women...

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Formula One

Formula One team Haas to replace Kevin Magnussen and Romain...

Formula One team Haas will replace drivers Kevin Magnussen and Romain Grosjean next year, the team said on Thursday. The pair have struggled in their fourth season together and scored only three points between them in 11 races so far....

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WIPL

Indian women’s contingent reaches UAE for mini WIPL

The top 30 women cricketers from India arrived here on Thursday to take part in the Women’s T20 Challenge, which is also popularly known as ‘mini WIPL’ and scheduled to be held in Sharjah from November 4-9. Seasoned Indian players...

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Europa League

Arsenal, Tottenham, AC Milan open Europa League with wins

Gareth Bale had a quiet first start for Tottenham since returning to the London club, while Carlos Vinicius made a more impressive debut by setting up two goals in a 3-0 win over LASK in the Europa League on Thursday....

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Swimming Federation of India

India’s finest swimmers back in the pool after five months

India’s elite swimmers felt like fish out of water when they got into the pool for the first few days after restrictions put in place due to the pandemic were lifted. Kushagra Rawat felt his head bouncing while breathing out...

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Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic pulls out of Paris Masters with no points...

Novak Djokovic has decided not to enter the Paris Masters because he has no points to win at the November 2-8 event as he bids to retain the world number one spot come the end of the season, the 33-year-old...

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Champions League

Real Madrid stunned by Shakhtar Donetsk in Champions League opener

Real Madrid made an embarrassing start in the Champions League on Wednesday by losing 3-2 at home to a depleted Shakhtar Donetsk, their second consecutive defeat ahead of the Clasico against Barcelona on Saturday. Shakhtar were without 10 first-team players...

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Indian Super League

East Bengal announce domestic squad for ISL 2020/21 season

East Bengal on Tuesday announced a 22-member strong domestic squad including their latest signings — India striker Jeje Lalpekhlua and defender Narayan Das — for the 2020/21 Indian Super League season. Bolstered by the arrival of Jeje, the squad comprises...

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AIFF

Anwar Ali allowed to play until AIFF’s final decision by...

In a huge relief for India U-17 World Cup footballer Anwar Ali, who has a congenital heart condition, the Delhi High Court on Tuesday allowed him to carry on playing until the national federation arrives at a final decision. The...

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