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Next WICB meeting to be hosted by Jamaica

Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 5 : The famous Kingston Cricket Club has been chosen as the venue for the two-hour-long meeting scheduled for this Friday in the Jamaican capital, as per sources. Jamaica will host the next in a series of town-hall meetings around the Caribbean, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has announced. "We are taking into consideration all the views to ...

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Brazil will play Costa Rica in an international friendly in New Jersey

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 5 : The clash at Red Bull Arena will be followed by another friendly against the United States at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts, three days later. Brazil will play Costa Rica in an international friendly in New Jersey on September 5, the country's football federation has said. Brazil and Costa Rica last met in 2011 when the ...

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City football giants Mohammedan Sporting unveiled new jersey and theme song

Kolkata, Aug 4 : Amidst a host of Bengali film stars, city football giants Mohammedan Sporting unveiled their squad, jersey and a new theme song for the upcoming season on Tuesday. The club also named a new sponsor. Actor Dev was the cynosure of all eyes as he, along with team captain Karim Omlaja Nurain, revealed the club's latest black and ...

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Friendly match against Mexico

Mexico City, Aug 4 : A friendly match with Argentina star Lionel Messi against Mexico sources reported. Messi, the forward in Spain's Barcelona, has not said he will not be available to play the friendly game against Mexico on September 8. But "Tata" told Mexico's sports daily Records that Messi has not confirmed he will not be available. After losing Copa America's final ...

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Sania says she is a girl also besides being a sportsperson

Mumbai, Aug 3 : Tennis star Sania Mirza walked the ramp at the India International Jewellery Week (IIJW), says she has the same wishes and desires as a normal girl, despite being in a challenging sport. "I am a sportsperson but I'm a girl first. And that's why I'm fond of jewellery just like any other girl. Being a sportsperson doesn't mean that ...

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Centre wicket of Sophia Gardens dangerous and unpredictable to play!!

Cardiff, Aug 3: The match on Sunday between Glamorgan and Hampshire was called off early during second innings after both umpires deemed the pitch unplayable. The decision had the full support from the two captains after both of Hampshire's openers were struck on the helmet by deliveries that reared up off a length, reports cricket.com.au. Adams was hit on the side of ...

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India crowned winners of 3×3 South Asian Basketball Association

Colombo, 3 August: Opponents Colombo Sri Lanka Reds to whom India had lost to on Saturday in the league stages, dominated the islanders 21-10. India dominated Nepal 20-10 in a must win last league match to qualify for the semi-finals as the second seeded team.  As per sources Indian point guard Siddhant Shinde said that they did it for 1.24 billion poeple of India ...

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Nadal wins title at Hamburg

Hamburg 3 August:  Spain's Rafael Nadal, beat Italy's Fabio Fognini 7-5, 7-5 in the final of the Hamburg Open in Germany. Nadal's win on Sunday gave his third title of the season and 67th career championship, with 47 of them. The 29-year-old Nadal tasted victory in what has been a tough season and defeated Fognini, who had beaten him in the Rio de Janeiro semis ...

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Indian Swimmers failed to Qualify at World meet

Kazan (Russia), Aug 2 : Saurabh Sangvekar in men's 400m freestyle failed to qualify for the final, finishing at the 60th position in 4 minutes and 2.57 seconds in the heats of the event. Indian swimmers failed to qualify for the semi-finals and final of the three events that took part in the World Swimming Championships here on Sunday.  Sandeep Sejwal in ...

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Chinese Special Olympic participants celebrate Beijing 2022

Los Angeles, Aug 2 : As per sources,Chinese athletes competing here on Saturday exalted Beijing's success.Beijing, together with Zhangjiakou, won the bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics and the news exhilarated Chinese athletes, coaches and Chinese Americans at the Special Olympics here. "We are very excited when we hear the good news and our country has the ability to hold ...

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