Mitchell Frank rallied in the decisive match and second-seeded Virginia defeated top-seeded UCLA 4-3 Tuesday to win its first NCAA men’s tennis championship.
Sibal has emphasised that there was a need for a separate law to deal with the menace of fixing in cricket as the Indian Penal Code (IPC) does not recognise match fixing and spot fixing as offences.
Rooney will be absent from the United squad that makes the trip to face West Bromwich Albion as he will be with his pregnant wife.
Andy Murray retired from his second-round match with Spanish opponent Marcel Granollers at the Italian Open on Wednesday with lower back pain and considers himself doubtful for the French Open.
The last Alisa Kleybanova’s match prior to her cancer diagnosis was the second round of the Internazionali BNL d’Italia in Rome, and now, two years later, the Russian is again reintroducing herself to competitive tennis (she had one comeback in Miami last year, but even though she won the first round, it was too exhausting [...]
Only victory at Freiburg on the last match day of the season will suffice if Schalke 04 are to rescue a patchy season, striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar said on Monday.
By Tumaini Carayol (May 11, 2013) When Serena Williams opened with an effortless forehand winner before a statement opening service hold, one could be forgiven for assuming this was an indication that she intended to put right what had gone so terribly wrong in the previous match. That all the factors that contributed to [...]
Roberto Castro shot a 9-under 63 on Thursday in his debut round at The Players Championship to match the Stadium Course record and take the first-round lead at TPC Sawgrass.
Juventus are poised to clinch the Serie A title on Sunday in a match against struggling Palermo which brings together the two extremes of Italian football.
Despite the losses – Kolkata have won just thrice in nine matches – the one thing that has remained constant is optimism which Trevor Bayliss, the coach, echoed at the post-match press conference.
The 15-year-old, from Pakistan’s northwestern Swat Valley, came to international attention in October last year after she was shot by a gunman for campaigning for the right of girls to go to school.
Swiss referee Pascal Erlachner faces a fine and ban after using an expletive to verbally abuse a player during a league match, the country’s football federation said on Sunday.
While the NHL’s West is locked up after Saturday’s games, the result of Sunday night’s tilt between the Bruins and Senators will decide three of the four Eastern Conference quarter-final match-ups.
Manchester United can enjoy playing their first match since being crowned Premier League champions when they meet Arsenal at the Emirates on Sunday, but for the home side it is a match of the utmost importance. Arsenal head into the match in third pla…
CSK had beaten KKR in Kolkata not too long back, and Gautam Gambhir’s men would look to return the compliment in the return leg match.
Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana stadium, venue for next year’s World Cup final and the spiritual home of Brazilian football, has re-opened with an exhibition match despite not being fully finished.
Top seed and holder Maria Sharapova battled through a tough three-set claycourt match for the third day in a row on Saturday to book a place in the final of the Stuttgart Grand Prix.