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Nepal and India football match underway at Dasrath Stadium

Nepal supporters carrying the national flag and painting the national flag on their chests and faces during the match against India outside the Dasharath Stadium in the Capital on Thursday, September 05, 2013.Photo Courtesy: SAFF Championship/FB

KATHMANDU: Nepal football team is playing against the Indian team at the Dasrath Stadium in the capital as part of the Group ‘A’ match of

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Warner and Starc out of Australia squad for ODIs

David Warner has been dropped from the Australia squad for the forthcoming one-day international matches against Scotland and England, Cricket Australia (CA) announced Sunday. Meanwhile CA also said left-arm fast

New Zealand confirms trimmed India tour

New Zealand Cricket on Monday announced a shortened schedule for its home series against India after reports that the visitors wanted to keep the tour as brief as possible. NZC

Arsenal and Liverpool claim derby spoils

LONDON (Reuters) – Arsenal and Liverpool emerged victorious from two of the Premier League’s fiercest rivalries with wins over Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United respectively on Sunday. Arsenal prevailed over

Australia's Shane Watson bowls during the first T20 international against England at the Rose Bowl cricket ground, Southampton August 29, 2013. REUTERS/Philip Brown
Australia boosted as Finch fireworks end victory drought

REUTERS – Record-breaking batsman Aaron Finch thinks a first win in any format in six months will give Australia a huge dose of much-needed confidence after the disappointment of the

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US Open: Somdev outlasts Lukas Lacko in five sets

New York:  India’s Somdev Devvarman fought through rain interruptions to win his men’s singles first round match against Slovak Lukas Lacko at the US Open tennis here at Flushing Meadows.

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney (R) challenges Liverpool's Luis Suarez during their English Premier League soccer match at Anfield in Liverpool, northern England, March 6, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble/Files
Suarez could make Liverpool return against Man United

LONDON (Reuters) – Banned Liverpool striker Luis Suarez could make his return to action against Manchester United after the two teams were drawn against each other in the League Cup

Brett Lee says Australia need Johnson

Veteran fast bowler Brett Lee said Wednesday Australia must inject the fear factor into their attack and called for Mitchell Johnson to be recalled for the home Ashes series. The

Zimbabwe's captain Brendan Taylor smiles after victory during the first game of the three match ODI cricket series against Pakistan in Harare on August 27, 2013. Zimbabwe recorded their first victory over Pakistan in a one day international since 1998 when they beat them by seven wickets. (AFP Photo/Jekesai Njikizana)
Zimbabwe end winless streak against Pakistan in style

A sturdy 85 from Hamilton Masakadza and a crucial late cameo from Sean Williams saw Zimbabwe record their first one-day win over Pakistan since 1998. Chasing 245 in the first

Azarenka poses danger for Williams at U.S. Open

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Serena Williams may be the overwhelming favorite but the world number one is anything but a sure bet to win a U.S. Open overflowing with intriguing