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Last-gasp Sadio Mane goal gives Liverpool 1-0 derby win


Liverpool: Sadio Mane struck four minutes into stoppage time to give Liverpool a last-gasp 1-0 win over derby rivals Everton that lifted them into second place in the Premier League on Monday.Substitute Daniel Sturridge hit the post with a low, left-footed drive from 20 metres and Senegal forward Mane was quickest to the rebound, sliding in to convert from close ... Read More »

Vijender Singh Knocks Out Francis Cheka, Retains WBO Title


Extending his winning streak to eight, Vijender Singh on Saturday knocked out Francis Cheka in the third round itself to successfully defend his WBO Asia Pacific super middleweight title at Thyagraj stadium in Delhi. At a packed house in the national capital, Vijender didn’t let Cheka settle in and maintained the lead right from the start to earn his seventh ... Read More »

Pankaj Advani bags World Billiards Championships title

Bengaluru: Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani today won his 11th World Billiards (150Up format) Championships title by beating Peter Gilchrist of Singapore in the summit clash here. Advani beat multiple world champion Gilchrist by six games to three in a gripping final contest to wrap up his 16th world title overall. Coming into the finals with right frame of mind ... Read More »

Virat Kohli-Led India Clinch Mumbai Test, Win Series Vs England

The Indian cricket team scored a comprehensive inning and 36-run victory over England at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Monday to claim the five-Test series with an unassailable 3-0 lead. Resuming the day at 182/6, England showed no resistance and were bowled out for 195 to hand the hosts their third successive win of the series. This triumph was ... Read More »

India beat Pakistan in Women’s Asia Cup final

Bangkok: India defeated Pakistan by 17 runs in the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Women’s Twenty20 Asia Cup final at the Asian Institute of Technology Ground here on Sunday. Chasing 122, Pakistan could manage to score only 104/6 in their allotted 20 overs.  For India, Ekta Bisht scalped two wickets. Read More »

Football: Desperate Barca primed to end Madrid’s unbeaten streak

Barcelona: Barcelona coach Luis Enrique believes his side remain the team to beat in Spain but admits that victory over leaders Real Madrid in El Clasico on Saturday is paramount to their title chances. With millions watching around the world Madrid travel into enemy territory in Catalonia on the back of a 32-game unbeaten run and boast a six-point lead ... Read More »

Kohli scales up to career-best 3rd in Test rankings


Indian Test captain Virat Kohli has moved up to a career-best third position in the latest ICC rankings for batsmen after leading his team to an eight-wicket win over England in Mohali. Starting the five-Test series against England in 15th position, Kohli has risen at a fast pace, scoring 405 runs in three Tests so far. India currently lead the ... Read More »