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Hazard inherits Cristiano Ronaldo’s iconic number seven shirt at Real Madrid Hazard inherits CR7’s iconic no-7 shirt

The decision has not gone down well with some sections of the club’s fanbase


Indian cricketers to undergo dope test, BCCI can’t say no Indian cricketers to undergo dope test

The entire dope test scenario becomes a topic of discussion after Prithvi Shaw has been banned for 8 months for consuming a banned substance


West Indies resist sentimental Gayle Test recall to face India West Indies resist sentimental Gayle Test recall to face India

Gayle has made 7,214 runs in Test cricket with a highest score of 333 but his career in recent years has been confined to white-ball cricket


EPL opener: Liverpool GK Alisson injured in win over Norwich EPL opener: Liverpool GK Alisson injured in win over Norwich

Liverpool was gifted an opener seven minutes into season when Grant Hanley deflected Divock Origi's cross into his own net


Serena Williams advances to Rogers Cup semifinals Serena Williams advances to Rogers Cup semifinals

Playing her first event since losing the Wimbledon final, Williams faced Osaka for the first time since losing to her last year in the U.S. Open final


Cornwall picked in West Indies squad for India series Cornwall picked in Windies squad for India series

Cornwall has been rewarded for his impressive record for Leeward Islands Hurricanes in the West Indies Championship and West Indies 'A', since making his first-class debut just under five years ago


West Indies resist sentimental Gayle Test recall to face India Windies resist sentimental Gayle Test recall to face India

The 39-year-old Gayle played the last of his 103 Tests in September 2014


Liverpool beat Norwich 4-1 in Premier League season opener Liverpool beat Norwich 4-1 in Premier League season opener

Liverpool taught newly-promoted Norwich a lesson on the opening night of the new Premier League season with a 4-1 win at Anfield


Nadal rallies to beat Fognini in Montreal Nadal rallies to beat Fognini in Montreal

Nadal, who won his fourth title in Canada a year ago, needed almost two hours on Friday to overcome the Italian veteran who shocked him on clay at Monte Carlo in April


Moeen Ali dropped for Lord's Test Moeen Ali dropped for Lord's Test

The 32-year old off-spinner has paid the price for consistent failures with the bat - including four ducks in his last eight Test innings, and a poor showing with the ball at Edgbaston


Rumana Ahmed ruled out of World T20 qualifiers Rumana Ahmed ruled out of World T20 qualifiers

Bangladesh will be taking on Papua New Guinea in the opening encounter of ICC Women's T20 World Cup Qualifiers that's set to be played in Scotland from August 31 to September 7


Zimbabwe cricket board reinstated, team still suspended Zimbabwe cricket board reinstated, team still suspended

Zimbabwe Cricket's leadership under chairman Tavengwa Mukuhlani will be allowed to return to their jobs after a court settlement


 Women’s team upbeat to do well in World T20 Women’s team upbeat to do well in World T20

Bangladesh Women’s Cricket Team set their target to win at least two matches in the upcoming World T20, to be held in Australia in 2020


Pair face jail after CCTV footage of Sala's post-mortem shared

Pair face jail after CCTV footage of Sala's post-mortem shared

Two people face jail after accessing CCTV footage of Emiliano Sala's post-mortem. Sala was killed on board a private jet in January after it went missing on its way from Nantes to Cardiff


Kane Williamson celebrates birthday with Sri Lankan fans Kane Williamson celebrates birthday with Sri Lankan fans

During a warm-up match Sri Lankan fans brought a cake for Williamson and the skipper did not disappoint the fans as he went to the fans and ate a piece of cake with them


Chandimal included in Sri Lanka squad for first New Zealand Test Chandimal included in Sri Lanka squad for 1st NZ Test

Apart from Chandimal, the selectors have also included Angelo Mathews, who missed the South Africa tour due to a hamstring injury as well as Akila Dananjaya and Niroshan Dickwella


Cricketer Nurul Hasan Sohan blessed with baby girl Cricketer Nurul Hasan Sohan blessed with baby girl

Quazi Nurul Hasan Sohan, a wicketkeeper-batsman of the Bangladesh Cricket Team, has become a father…


Defending champ Nadal advances to Rogers Cup quarterfinals

Defending champ Nadal advances to Rogers Cup quarterfinals

In the quarterfinals, the 33-year-old Spanish star will face seventh-seeded Fabio Fognini of Italy. Fognini beat France's Adrian Mannarino 6-2, 7-5


Brazil judge ends investigation of Neymar on rape allegation Brazil judge ends investigation of Neymar on rape allegation

Neymar, meanwhile, is still under investigation in a cybercrime case connected to Trindade's allegation


Serena Williams reaches Rogers Cup quarters in Toronto Serena Williams reaches Rogers Cup quarters in Toronto

The eighth-seeded Williams will face the winner of the late match between No. 2 Naomi Osaka of Japan and Polish qualifier Iga Swiatek


Brazil prosecutors ask judge to close Neymar rape case Brazil prosecutors ask judge to close Neymar rape case

The scandal blew up on June 2 when Neymar published a seven-minute video on Instagram, where he had first been in contact with Najila Trindade, revealing that he had been accused of rape


Gayle misses history bid against India as rain plays spoilsport India-WI first ODI at Guyana washed out

Only 13 overs were bowled after the home side were put in to bat when India captain Virat Kohli won the toss, with the West Indies reaching 54 for one before rain drove them off the field


Hashim Amla retires from international cricket
Hashim Amla retires from int'l cricket

He will continue to be available for domestic cricket as well as the Mzansi Super League


Mashrafe visits dengue patients at Narail hospital Mashrafe visits dengue patients at Narail hospital

Attending a meeting of hospital’s managing committee, Mashrafe orders the hospital authorities to replace all the inoperative machineries on emergency basis


BCB releases tri-nation T20 series itinerary after Zimbabwe’s confirmation

BCB releases tri-nation T20 series itinerary after Zimbabwe’s confirmation

"Zimbabwe’s match will get International status also,” he confirmed


Holder wants batsmen to make starts count Holder wants batsmen to make starts count

The Player of the Series against England was Chris Gayle, who is likely to play his last one-day series


Cricket Australia announce transgender policy Cricket Australia announce transgender policy

The policy provides transgender and gender diverse cricketers guidance on how they can compete at the highest levels of the sport, consistent with their gender identity


Coutinho set for Barca stay after Miami win over Napoli

Coutinho set for Barca stay after Miami win over Napoli

This is the first leg of two matches between these European giants with the second encounter taking place in Michigan on Saturday


Hazard opens Real Madrid goal account Hazard opens Real Madrid goal account

The Belgian international, who moved from Chelsea in the summer, found the target with a left-foot finish after being set-up by Karim Benzema


BCCI relaxes age-fraud rule BCCI relaxes age-fraud rule

From now, BCCI will allow cricketers, found guilty of age fraud, to play in inter-club matches or tournaments in the second year of their ban


Malik, Hafeez excluded from PCB's contracted players’ list Malik, Hafeez excluded from PCB's contracted players’ list

Babar Azam, Sarfaraz Ahmed and Yasir Shah are the three players who has made it to category A, with the PCB bringing down the number of contracted players from 33 in the previous season to 19


South Africa's Ackermann claims T20 world record 7 wickets South Africa's Ackermann claims T20 world record 7 wickets

Malaysian bowler Arul Suppiah held the previous world record when he claimed 6-5 for Somerset against Glamorgan in 2011


U19 tri-nation: Bangladesh vs India match abandoned due to rain

U19 tri-nation: Bangladesh vs India match abandoned due to rain

After sharing the points, Bangladesh confirmed that they would head into the final as table topper


Rakitic lifts Barcelona over Napoli in Miami matchup

Rakitic lifts Barcelona over Napoli in Miami matchup

This is the first leg of two matches between the European giants, with the second encounter taking place in Michigan on Saturday


Sri Lanka name Ratnayake interim coach Sri Lanka name Ratnayake interim coach

Sri Lanka play New Zealand in a two-Test series starting on August 14


Arsenal targets top 4 after summer of discontent

Arsenal targets top 4 after summer of discontent

After a restless offseason, Arsenal spent 72 million pounds ($87.5 million) on Lille winger Nicolas Pepe in a record transfer fee for the London club


Brazil's Jesus suspended for 2 months for bad behavior

Brazil's Jesus suspended for 2 months for bad behavior

Jesus is sent off after a second yellow card at the 70-minute mark in the South American cup final


Ronaldo lawyers file documents after Vegas rape case ruling Ronaldo lawyers file documents after Vegas rape case ruling

Ronaldo's attorney, Peter Christiansen, declined to comment


Defending champ Rafael Nadal wins Rogers Cup opener

Defending champ Rafael Nadal wins Rogers Cup opener

After rain delays of six and 30 minutes, Nadal fought off two set points in the first-set tiebreaker. Play was stopped for 1 hour, 56 minutes with Nadal leading 2-0 in the second set

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