• IPL: Delhi Daredevils names Gautam Gambhir as skipper for upcoming season
IPL: Delhi Daredevils names Gautam Gambhir as skipper for upcoming season

Gambhir played for the Daredevils, his home franchise, for the first three seasons of the T20 tournament, before moving to the Kolkata Knight Riders from 2011 until 2017, where he won the title twice as captain. You can only try and lead by example. Each year, expectations are vast from the left-hander, not just in terms of setting an example as ...

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  • US Trade Deficit Widest In Over Nine Years In January
US Trade Deficit Widest In Over Nine Years In January

That was the highest level since October 2008 and exceeded economists' expectations of an increase to $55.1 billion. The EU's top official hit back Wednesday at Donald Trump, saying "trade wars are bad and easy to lose" as the bloc prepared to retaliate against the United States president's planned steel and aluminium tariffs.

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  • Rohr Invites Mikel, Ajayi, Obi, CHAN Stars For Poland, Serbia Friendlies
Rohr Invites Mikel, Ajayi, Obi, CHAN Stars For Poland, Serbia Friendlies

Captain John Mikel Obi, Ogenyi Onazi and Victor Moses are included in the squad. Ibitoye also disclosed the Eagles gaffer will announce his team list of players for the two friendly games at the Coca Cola trophy tour event. Brian Idowu , who scored against Argentina on his debut for the Eagles, was also invited. Goalkeepers: Francis Uzoh...

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  • US oil output accelerating as OPEC meets with shale
US oil output accelerating as OPEC meets with shale

While the US will play the largest role, the energy agency predicts that Canada, Brazil and Norway will pump enough oil to meet the rest of the growth in world demand through the next five years. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries has not discussed “at this stage” extending production cuts into next year, the group's president ...

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  • Perera powers Sri Lanka to win over India
Perera powers Sri Lanka to win over India

Spinners Yuzvendra Chahal and Washington Sundar hurt Sri Lanka's chase by picking up two wickets each but Perera's fiery start made sure the hosts stand tall. India had managed to reach a mere 40 for 2 in the first six overs after being reduced to 9 for 2 in two overs. Kusal Perera announced his comeback with a blistering 66-run knock as Sr...

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  • India's Modi warns against statue vandalism after crowds topple Lenin figures
India's Modi warns against statue vandalism after crowds topple Lenin figures

An advisory from the Minsitry of Home Affairs (MHA) said, "Incidents of toppling of statues have been reported from various parts of the country". Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday "strongly" condemned the incidents of vandalism reported from various parts of the country.

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  • Indian Cricketer Mohammed Shami accused of assault and extramarital affair by wife
Indian Cricketer Mohammed Shami accused of assault and extramarital affair by wife

In an exclusive interview with ABP News , Jahan said that Shami's acts are for more evil and disgraceful and has relationships with multiple women. Ms Jahan further said that Shami is a man of "cheap mentality" and had started showing his true colours right after marriage.

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  • Brighton's Glenn Murray revels in Crystal Palace defeat
Brighton's Glenn Murray revels in Crystal Palace defeat

They have gradually improved since Jose Mourinho's appointment in 2016, but while it remains to be seen whether the Portuguese can bring back the glory days they enjoyed under Ferguson, the response on Monday was perhaps the clearest indication of his ability to do so.

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  • Peyton Manning sells his stake in Denver-area Papa John's restaurants
Peyton Manning sells his stake in Denver-area Papa John's restaurants

The announcement came after the pizza chain received criticism for blaming its slumping sales on the way the league handled the protests by players who knelt during the National Anthem previous year. An existing Papa John's franchisee who operates "a substantial number of Papa John's locations in large markets" acquired the 31 stores, he said. Wh...

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  • Mark Cuban Sexual Assault Allegation Denied
Mark Cuban Sexual Assault Allegation Denied

The woman reported that she was assaulted by Cuban as the two posed together for a photogragh. While the picture was being taken, the Mavericks' owner allegedly thrust his hand down the back of the woman's jeans and " penetrated her vagina with his finger".

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  • Joshua, Wilder should fight while the money's there - Holyfield
Joshua, Wilder should fight while the money's there - Holyfield

I said I'm coming back this year, and I will". Joshua has been doing a good job of polishing my belts, keeping them nice and warm, he said. AJ doesn't want to spar someone who is not on a world level. I'll stop him, all 15st of him". Fury has transformed his own body during a lengthy training camp, which has seen him shed significant weight, an...

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  • Joshua, Wilder should fight while the money's there - Holyfield
Joshua, Wilder should fight while the money's there - Holyfield

I said I'm coming back this year, and I will". Joshua has been doing a good job of polishing my belts, keeping them nice and warm, he said. AJ doesn't want to spar someone who is not on a world level. I'll stop him, all 15st of him". Fury has transformed his own body during a lengthy training camp, which has seen him shed significant weight, an...

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"Real" re-beat "PSG" and reached the quarterfinals of the Champions League

An elimination would surely spell the end for coach Unai Emery , who is out of contract in June. PSG's world-record signing Neymar is expected to be out for months with a broken foot, and will certainly miss out as the French giants attempt to overturn a two-goal deficit from the first leg.

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  • Real Madrid, Liverpool into Champions League quarter-finals
Real Madrid, Liverpool into Champions League quarter-finals

With three Champions League titles in the past four years, and 12 overall, Madrid are precisely the club PSG dream about becoming one day. I respect all the players - Gareth Bale too. While PSG did dominate for the first 15 odd minutes of the game, Real Madrid took over from there and never looked back pulling off an impressive tactical w...

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  • Damaging report claims Arsenal squad resent Aubameyang, Mkhitaryan
Damaging report claims Arsenal squad resent Aubameyang, Mkhitaryan

The Gabonese global has scored two goals in five games since transferring to English football, and has found it hard to excel with the poor form of Arsenal , who have lost their last four games in all competitions, including a 3-0 defeat in the Carabao Cup final against Pep Guardiola's Manchester City.

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  • Lehmann: Warner to remain as Australia vice-captain
Lehmann: Warner to remain as Australia vice-captain

The two have been charged under the clause of bringing "the game into disrepute", with Warner facing a more serious level-two charge than De Kock's level-one offence. But however big or small this mess might be‚ the damage to the respectability of the series has been done by security camera footage of Warner spewing what looked like - there is no a...

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  • Fulham's Slavisa Jokanovic hails two-goal hero Aleksandar Mitrovic
Fulham's Slavisa Jokanovic hails two-goal hero Aleksandar Mitrovic

Mitrovic, who is on loan from Premier League Newcastle, opened the scoring after connecting with a Ryan Fredericks cross with half an hour played. Mitrovic has netted three goals in six appearances for Fulham . "He's a quality player, he showed well with us and at the end he's a proper striker, what we were looking for a long period". "This se...

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  • Ex-Arsenal Player Gets Red Card Amid Farcical Referee Mix-Up
Ex-Arsenal Player Gets Red Card Amid Farcical Referee Mix-Up

Dissent is something officials do not take kindly to in the modern game, but it was former Arsenal youngster Sanchez Watt's name that got him into trouble in a freakish mix-up on Tuesday. It was at that point that the club's captain Jordan Parkes quickly intervened to explain that Watt's name is indeed "Watt", thus leading to the red card bei...

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  • French reports claim Liverpool closing in on Thomas Lemar transfer
French reports claim Liverpool closing in on Thomas Lemar transfer

Thomas Lemar was the subject of a bid from Liverpool, as well as Arsenal, before the window shut at the start of the current campaign. However, Monaco refused all offers for Lemar and it's understood the Ligue 1 outfit have been holding out for a bid in excess of £88million for the France worldwide.

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  • Hacked Facebook Account Source Of Riyad Mahrez Retirement Statement
Hacked Facebook Account Source Of Riyad Mahrez Retirement Statement

He went on strike in January after failing to secure a move to Manchester City on deadline day - the club fined him two weeks wages at the time for going AWOL. However, the latest news on Leicester's official website is an article called "Riyad Mahrez: Leicester City's Algerian Wizard In Numbers". Though fans on social media argue that the ...

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  • Chicago Bulls reportedly warned by National Basketball Association about seemingly tanking
Chicago Bulls reportedly warned by National Basketball Association about seemingly tanking

Understanding their situation, the league office warned the team for resting players, as they know that tanking is an option for them. The Chicago Tribune reported both players will play limited minutes under a plan that was devised after "cordial" and " cooperative" discussions between the team and the league.

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  • Playboy Mansion Owner Strikes Deal to Preserve Historic Estate
Playboy Mansion Owner Strikes Deal to Preserve Historic Estate

Councilmember Paul Koretz and investor Daren Metropoulos , who bought the house two years ago, announced this week that they had signed a covenant meant to permanently protect the residence from demolition. He agreed to not demolish the 20,000-square-foot main residence as he proceeds with plans to connect the mansion and its grounds to his 2-acre...

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  • Marcus Smart fined $15000 for criticizing officials
Marcus Smart fined $15000 for criticizing officials

Houston's winning streak ties the second-longest in franchise history, accomplished twice during Hakeem Olajuwon's tenure in the 1990s, and trails only a 22-game run the Rockets had in the 2007-08 season. Boston tried to answer but Marcus Smart's three-point heave bounced off the rim at the buzzer to give Houston the victory. Offensively, we're...

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  • Sir Mo Farah complains of 'racially motivated unfair treatment' at German airport
Sir Mo Farah complains of 'racially motivated unfair treatment' at German airport

Sir Mo Farah says that he was racially harassed at Munich airport by security staff who then refused to allow him to make a complaint to managers. The long-distance runner replies: "I'm going to the gate". Did you see that guys? "The guy's touching me up like insane". In UK's Press Association, a spokesperson for Farah confirmed the incident...

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  • De Kock‚ Warner charged over Kingsmead kerfuffle
De Kock‚ Warner charged over Kingsmead kerfuffle

Warner was caught being physically restrained in an altercation with South African batsman Quinton de Kock earlier this week, during a tea break in the test side's encounter. But Australian wicketkeeper Tim Paine has criticised South Africa about the allegations levelled at Warner saying the accusations were "blatantly untue".

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