Category Archives: Sports

Mick Schumacher happy to be compared to his father

Mick Schumacher says he has no problem with people comparing him to father Michael as he prepares for a Formula Two debut in Bahrain next week.

Rice, Rashford give Southgate pre-match headache

Declan Rice’s first England call-up after switching allegiance from Ireland was in danger of being overshadowed on Thursday as the West Ham United player was forced to apologise for a social media comment apparently supporting the Irish Republican Army (IRA).

Cameron Bancroft appointed Durham captain

Durham have appointed shamed Australia batsman Cameron Bancroft as captain for the upcoming English County Championship and One-day Cup season, the northeast county announced Thursday.

Sports court delays Caster Semenya verdict until April

The Court of Arbitration for Sport said Thursday that it was delaying until next month its ruling on a challenge filed by South African double Olympic champion Caster Semenya against the IAAF.

Has injury forced Tintu Luka to quit?

Ace middle distance runner Tintu Luka has decided to bid adieu after blazing the track for over a decade and winning three medals at the Asian Games in 2010 & 2014.

AFI faces backlash for omitting high jumper Tejaswin from India squad

The Athletics Federation of India continued to get flak over the controversial omission of high jumper Tejaswin Shankar, who is studying and training in USA, from the India squad for next month’s Asian Championships in Doha.

Scotland slump to humiliating 3-0 defeat in Kazakhstan

Scotland’s Euro 2020 qualifying campaign got off to the worst possible start with an embarrassing 3-0 Group I defeat at the hands of Kazakhstan in Nursultan on Thursday.

Scotland slump to humiliating 3-0 defeat in Kazakhstan

Scotland’s Euro 2020 qualifying campaign got off to the worst possible start with an embarrassing 3-0 Group I defeat at the hands of Kazakhstan in Nursultan on Thursday.

Belgium, Croatia battle to wins as 2020 qualifying begins

The stars of last year’s World Cup had to dig deep as European Championship qualifying began Thursday. World Cup finalist Croatia nearly dropped points against Azerbaijan, only to be saved by a fine curling shot from Andrej Kramaric for a 2-1 win. Belgium needed two goals from Eden Hazard to defeat Russia 3-1 after a costly Thibaut Courtois error allowed the Russians back into the game.

Nadal to return from knee injury on Monte Carlo Masters clay

Rafael Nadal is expected to make his return from a knee injury at the Monte Carlo Masters, after being included in the official list of players on Thursday.