Category Archives: Sports

FIA validates F1 ‘$8 billion’ Liberty Media takeover

Formula One’s governing body, the International Automobile Federation (FIA), said Wednesday it had approved Liberty Media’s $8 billion takeover of the sport.

Manchester United dethrone Real Madrid as cash kings

EPL giants Manchester United’s relative failure on the pitch has not been reflected off it as for the first time in over a decade they top Deloitte’s Football Money League for revenue in the 2015/16 season.

Konta douses Japanese threat at Australian Open

Johanna Konta kept the British flag flying Thursday with a gritty win over fast-rising Japanese star Naomi Osaka to reach the Australian Open third round.

De Villiers to skip England, Bangladesh Tests

South African batting star AB de Villiers’ absence from Test cricket will extend until late this year after he told journalists on Wednesday that he will miss the series against England and Bangladesh.

The back story of BCCI’s self destruction

As the Supreme Court gets ready to appoint administrators to run the BCCI, former president IS Bindra tells the back story of how greed and arrogance of some senior officials brought the BCCI to this sorry state of affairs.

Federer makes it so easy, it pisses me off: Agassi

“I cannot believe how easy he (Federer) makes it look. It pisses me off that he just makes it look so easy. It’s a great generation of tennis. One that takes decades and makes it into one generation that everybody should be grateful to be able to watch,” Agassi said.

Federer makes it look so easy, he pisses me off: Agassi

“I cannot believe how easy he (Federer) makes it look. It pisses me off that he just makes it look so easy. It’s a great generation of tennis. One that takes decades and makes it into one generation that everybody should be grateful to be able to watch,” Agassi said.

No place like India to play cricket, says Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler, who was also a part of the England team that lost the five-match Test series 0-4 before this ODI series, said that his side were looking forward to win the do-or-die second match on Thursday.

BCCI administrators to look into state units’ appointments

“There are ousted BCCI officials are spreading the propaganda of appointing their own men as the state units’ CEO. But it may cut no ice with the administrators, who will look into all the appointments before approving them,” the source added.

Kohli has showed signs of being a ‘great leader’: Rahul

“He (Kohli) is always showing us the way, sharing his experience and giving us feedback, telling us what he thinks we could have done better. That is the sign of a great leader,” India opener KL Rahul said.