2018 World Cup: Belgium ride Lukaku brace to blank Panama 3-0

Sochi: Belgium rode a second-half brace from Romelu Lukaku to blank Panama 3-0 in their Group G opener of the FIFA World Cup 2018 at the Fisht Stadium here on Monday. Edgar Barcenas also came close to equalising before Lukaku doubled the tally for Belgium After a barren first period, striker Lukaku scored in the 69th and 75th minute to ensure the victory More...

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By Agencies On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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FIFA World Cup: Spirited Switzerland hold Brazil

Rostov (Russia): Switzerland came up with a gritty, fighting performance to hold title contenders Brazil 1-1 in a Group E match of the FIFA World Cup here on Sunday. Switzerland are now second in the group with More...

By Agencies On Sunday, June 17th, 2018
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France must and will do better in next game, says coach Deschamps

Kazan: France head coach Didier Deschamps said on Saturday that his team must and will do better in the next game following their 2-1 hard-fought win over Australia in the World Cup Group C opener. We are very happy More...

By Agencies On Saturday, June 16th, 2018
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Ronaldo hat-trick as Portugal, Spain draw match

Sochi: Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick as Portugal drew 3-3 with Spain in their World Cup Group B opening game in Sochi. Ronaldo opened the scoring after just 4 minutes from the penalty spot Ronaldo on Friday More...

By Agencies On Friday, June 15th, 2018
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FIFA World Cup: Iran pip Morocco in Group B

St Petersburg: Iran claimed their only second win in FIFA World Cup history as a late own goal upset Morocco 1-0 in a Group B clash here on Friday. Iran managed to keep the first-half goalless Substitute forward More...

By Agencies On Friday, June 15th, 2018
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India overwhelm Test debutants Afghanistan

Bengaluru: India took full advantage of Afghanistan’s inexperience in red ball cricket, dismissing them twice on the second day to romp home by an innings and 262 runs in the one-off Test at the M Chinnaswamy More...

By Agencies On Thursday, June 14th, 2018
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Russia overwhelm Saudis in FIFA World Cup opener

Moscow: Hosts Russia began their FIFA World Cup campaign in emphatic fashion, registering an easy 5-0 victory over minnows Saudi Arabia in a Group A game at the 81,000-seater Luzhniki Stadium here on Thursday. Russia More...

By Agencies On Thursday, June 14th, 2018
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Scoring century in single session was great thing: Dhawan

Bengaluru: Describing his magnificent century against Afghanistan as a “great” one, seasoned opener Shikhar Dhawan on Thursday said he was not aware of the feat. The southpaw’s knock contained More...

By Agencies On Sunday, June 10th, 2018
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Nadal clinches record 11th French Open title

Paris: Rafael Nadal of Spain powered past Austrian Dominic Thiem in straight sets to clinch his record-extending 11th men’s singles title at the French Open tennis championships here on Sunday. Nadal is set More...

By Agencies On Sunday, June 10th, 2018
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India thrash Kenya to lift Intercontinental Cup

Mumbai: Skipper Sunil Chhetri continued his superb form, striking a brace as India thrashed Kenya 2-0 to clinch the Intercontinental Cup at the Mumbai Football Arena here on Sunday. The final few minutes saw India More...