Ashwin leads India to series win over England

Published On: December 12, 2016 01:34 PM NPT By: Reuters

MUMBAI, Dec 12: Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin blew away England's lower order resistance to spin India to a crushing series-clinching victory on the final day of the fourth test at the Wankhede Stadium on Monday.

Mourinho backs Fellaini despite frosty reception from fans

Published On: December 12, 2016 01:26 PM NPT By: Reuters

Jose Mourinho understands why Manchester United supporters gave Marouane Fellaini a negative reception during Sunday's 1-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur but the manager will do all he can to protect the midfielder.

Pema wins Carlsberg Golf

Published On: December 12, 2016 09:13 AM NPT By: Republica

KATHMANDU, Dec 11: Pemba Sherpa on Saturday clinched the title of the Carlsberg Golf 2016 played at Gokarna Forest Golf Resort in Kathmandu.

Costa rescues another win for Premier League leader Chelsea

Published On: December 11, 2016 09:20 PM NPT By: Associated Press

MANCHESTER, England, Dec 12: Fiery striker Diego Costa used his aggression in the right way to keep Chelsea's winning run going in the English Premier League on Sunday.

India close in on victory after Kohli's third double ton

Published On: December 11, 2016 05:24 PM NPT By: Reuters

MUMBAI, Dec 11: India captain Virat Kohli struck a sublime double century before his bowlers picked up six England wickets to put the hosts on course for a series-clinching victory in the fourth and penultimate test at the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday.

Ramos stages another late show to snatch dramatic win for Real

Published On: December 11, 2016 01:16 PM NPT By: Reuters

BARCELONA, Dec 11: Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos again came to his side's rescue as they snatched a dramatic 3-2 victory over Deportivo La Coruna on Saturday to keep Zinedine Zidane's side six points clear at the top of La Liga and set a club record 35 games unbeaten.

Ronaldo awaits fourth Ballon d'Or coronation

Published On: December 11, 2016 10:16 AM NPT By: Agence France-Presse

Come 8 p.m. (1900 GMT) on Monday, what looks to be a poorly kept secret will officially be out -- Cristiano Ronaldo will bag his fourth Ballon d'Or as the world's top footballer.

Arsenal go top, Vardy hat-trick lights up Leicester

Published On: December 11, 2016 08:16 AM NPT By: Reuters

Arsenal shoved Chelsea off the top of the table but Leicester City's Jamie Vardy, with a dazzling hat-trick, was the man of the moment on Saturday as the struggling Premier League champions blew aside Manchester City 4-2.

Unfair that inferior teams are higher than United: Mourinho

Published On: December 10, 2016 06:51 PM NPT By: Reuters

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has labelled it unfair that teams he believes are inferior to his side are higher in the Premier League table.

KKR bowling coach Wasim Akram to miss IPL next year

Published On: December 10, 2016 04:30 PM NPT By: Agencies

Former Pakistan pacer Wasim Akram, who has been the bowling coach and mentor of Kolkata Knight Riders, will not participate in Indian Premier League’s (IPL) 2017 edition due to “professional commitments” and “time constraints”.