BBL: Hobart Hurricanes sign Faulkner for 3 seasons

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 17:48

Hobart, May 15 (IANS) Australia all-rounder James Faulkner has signed up with the Hobart Hurricanes for the next three seasons of the Big Bash League (BBL), the franchise announced on Tuesday.


Shashank Manohar re-elected ICC Chairman

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 17:40

Dubai, May 15 (IANS) Shashank Manohar was on Tuesday re-elected unopposed as the International Cricket Council (ICC) Chairman for a second consecutive term.


IPL: Mumbai face Punjab in must-win game (Preview)

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 17:24

Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) Mumbai Indians will be desperate for a win against Kings XI Punjab to keep their play-off hopes alive when they square-off in a crucial Indian Premier League (IPL) tie at the Wankhede stadium here on Wednesday.


Mancini named new Italy head coach

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 16:30

Florence, May 15 (IANS) The Italian football federation FIGC on Tuesday unveiled Roberto Mancini as the men's team's head coach who will be tasked with revamping the national squad after the World Cup qualification disaster.


Mexico coach to select World Cup squad from among 28 players

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 16:08

Mexico City, May 15 (IANS) Atlas midfielder Rafael Marquez and 16 players from European and US clubs form the core of the 28-man preliminary roster announced by Mexican national coach Juan Carlos Osorio ahead of the 2018 World Cup.


Amittrajit to compete in FIA European Rally Championship

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 16:06

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Multiple National racing and rally champion Amittrajit Ghosh will become the first Indian to compete in the prestigious FIA European Rally Championship, it was announced on Tuesday.


AFC Cup: Bengaluru hope to ride luck against Abahani (Preview)

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 14:38

Dhaka, May 15 (IANS) Bengaluru FC will hope for the rub of the green to go their way at more than one venue when they take on Abahani Limited Dhaka in their final Group E game at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Wednesday.