Contenders France eye winning start against New Caledonia

Guwahati, Oct 7 (PTI) France will look to replicate their European Championships success on the global stage as they kick off their campaign in the FIFA U-17 World Cup with a game against debutants New Caledonia here tomorrow.

A formidable force in international football, France are not among the…

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Ojha released from Bengal duties by CAB

Kolkata Oct 6 : India discard Pragyan Ojha was on Thursday released from the Bengal squad by Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) after the left-arm spinner cited family reasons for wanting to stay in Hyderabad, his hometown.

“I had a talk with the president (Sourav Ganguly) and we decided to…

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U-17 World Cup: India to script footballing history

New Delhi, Oct 5: The annals of sport are replete with tales of unfancied teams going on to perform miracles against higher rated opposition. The India U-17 football squad will be eager to script their own fairy tale when the FIFA U-17 World Cup gets rolling here on…

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Leicester City, Man United set for Bengaluru EPL Live

Bengaluru, Oct 4:  Leicester City and Manchester United are the latest English Premier League (EPL) football clubs to confirm attendance at Premier League Live, which takes place in Bengaluru on October 14 and 15, it was announced on Wednesday.

Nine EPL clubs will bring legends and a whole host of…

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BCCI announces Sri Lanka tour schedule

New Delhi, Oct 4:  The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced the schedule of Sri Lanka’s tour of India to be held from November 16 to December 24.

The tour will feature three Test matches, three One-Day Internationals (ODI) and as many Twenty20…

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