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Jana Novotna, former Wimbledon tennis champion, dies aged 49

Jana Novotna, former Wimbledon tennis champion, dies aged 49

Jana Novotna, who has died of cancer at 49, will forever be remembered for a moment of tears in defeat on Centre Court at Wimbledon, as much as the 100 titles she won in a long and lauded tennis career. MORE...

(0) Comments | November 21, 2017  11:43 am
India vs Sri Lanka: 1st Test ends in draw

India vs Sri Lanka: 1st Test ends in draw

After a poor show in the first two days of the Test match, Indian cricket team fought back hard as the first Test between India and Sri Lanka ended in a draw on Monday. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 20, 2017  04:55 pm
India declare on 352-8, set Sri Lanka 231 to win

India declare on 352-8, set Sri Lanka 231 to win

Skipper Virat Kohli hit an unbeaten century before India declared their second innings on 352-8, giving Sri Lanka a target of 231 to win the opening Test on Monday’s final day. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 20, 2017  02:29 pm
Herath’s 67 gives Sri Lanka 122-run lead

Herath’s 67 gives Sri Lanka 122-run lead

Rangana Herath‘s third Test fifty propped up Sri Lanka’s lead to 122 before the visitors were bowled out for 294 on the fourth afternoon at the Eden Gardens. Mohammed Shami, on his home ground, rattled through Sri Lanka’s middle order to finish with four wickets, while Bhuvneshwar Kumar added two wickets on the fourth day to return 4 for 88. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 19, 2017  01:26 pm
Herath’s 67 gives Sri Lanka 122-run lead

Herath’s 67 gives Sri Lanka 122-run lead

Rangana Herath‘s third Test fifty propped up Sri Lanka’s lead to 122 before the visitors were bowled out for 294 on the fourth afternoon at the Eden Gardens. Mohammed Shami, on his home ground, rattled through Sri Lanka’s middle order to finish with four wickets, while Bhuvneshwar Kumar added two wickets on the fourth day to return 4 for 88. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 19, 2017  01:26 pm
Thirimanne and Mathews each reach 50 as Lanka soldiers on

Thirimanne and Mathews each reach 50 as Lanka soldiers on

Lahiru Thirimanne and Angelo Mathews hit half-centuries to give Sri Lanka the advantage against India on day three of the rain-hit opening Test on Saturday. MORE...

(0) Comments | November 18, 2017  07:34 pm
SL-IND 1st Test-1st Innings : India all out for 172

SL-IND 1st Test-1st Innings : India all out for 172

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(0) Comments | November 18, 2017  11:49 am
Day 2 called of due to rain in Kolkata

Day 2 called of due to rain in Kolkata

Persistent rain forced the play on the second day of the first Test between India and Sri Lanka being called off with the hosts finishing at 74/5 on Friday at the Eden Gardens. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 17, 2017  03:16 pm
Hafeez’s bowling action found to be illegal

Hafeez’s bowling action found to be illegal

The International Cricket Council today announced that an independent assessment has found the bowling action of Pakistan’s Mohammad Hafeez to be illegal and, as such, the off-spinner has been suspended from bowling in international cricket with immediate effect. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 16, 2017  05:10 pm
Sri Lanka win toss, opt to bowl first

Sri Lanka win toss, opt to bowl first

Sri Lanka have won the toss and have opted to bowl first in the first Test against India after the game at the Eden Gardens was delayed due to rainfall in Kolkata. MORE..

(0) Comments | November 16, 2017  01:24 pm
Our chances against India are slim - Muralitharan

Our chances against India are slim - Muralitharan

World’s highest wicket-taker Muttiah Muralitharan says Sri Lanka have little chance of winning a Test match during their current tour of India. The first game of the three-match series gets underway in Kolkata on Thursday (November 16), with the visitors never having won a Test match in India in 17 attempts. MORE...

(0) Comments | November 15, 2017  11:21 am
Italy to miss FIFA World Cup for 1st Time Since 1958

Italy to miss FIFA World Cup for 1st Time Since 1958

Four-time winners Italy will miss out on the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia after they could only draw 0-0 with Sweden at the San Siro in the second leg of their play-off on Monday (13). MORE...

(0) Comments | November 14, 2017  09:44 am