Cheteshwar Pujara, Rohit Sharma will not be released for Ranji final: BCCI
Amidst reports that the two key batsmen from either side will be released, a senior BCCI office-bearer categorically denied any such development.
Aus Open: Federer, Murray, Tsonga through to quarters
Seventh-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga stayed on track for a potential quarterfinal with Roger Federer when he beat fellow Frenchman Richard Gasquet 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 in a fourth-round match
Serena Williams demolishes Maria Kirilenko
Williams has lost only one match since her first-round exit at the French Open last year. Since then, she has won the Wimbledon, Olympic, U.S. Open, season-ending championship and Brisbane International titles.
Man U sign Crystal Palace wonder-winger for £15 million: reports
The player reportedly met Sir Alex Ferguson in a London hotel on Sunday night to discuss the move. There is a possibility that he might return to Palace for the rest of the season on a loan deal, but that detail is still to be worked out.
Messi and Barcelona’s revolving door at striker
David Villa could be the latest in a long line of some of the world's best scoring talent that hasn't been able to remake himself into another cog of Barcelona's well-tuned scoring machine built around Lionel Messi.
Sri Lanka slams decision to abandon 4th ODI
Umpires Marais Erasmus of South Africa and Paul Reiffel of Australia made the decision to call off the match early in the second innings after a spell of rain left the outfield at the Sydney Cricket Ground damp and slippery.
Oz Open: Azarenka’s shrieks are part of a song now
Azarenka's friend, the American rapper Redfoo, who has produced multiple hit singles, has recognized some musical potential in the shriek.
Like boyfriend McIlroy, Caroline Wozniacki misses cut
The girlfriend of Rory McIlroy had plenty to cheer last week when golf's world number one landed a mega-bucks deal with Nike, but there was less to celebrate on court at the Australian Open.
Oz Open: Bhupathi-Nestor out; Sania-Bob in quarters
The fifth seeded Bhupathi and Canadian partner Nestor were sent packing 3-6 6-4 3-6 by the unseeded Italian combo of Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini in the second round.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga advances to Australian Open quarterfinals
Tsonga, who lost the 2008 Australian Open final to Novak Djokovic, would meet Federer in the final eight if the 17-time Grand Slam singles winner beats Milos Raonic of Canada in a fourth-round match later Monday at Rod Laver Arena.
Donaldson wins HSBC Golf Championship; Chowrasia finishes 17th
Chowrasia, tied 13th at the end of the third round, finished with a round of two-under 70 and a total of seven-under 281.
Australian Open: Bhupathi-Nestor out; Sania-Bob in quarters
The fifth seeded Bhupathi and Canadian partner Nestor were sent packing 3-6 6-4 3-6 by the unseeded Italian combo of Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini in the second round.
India are No.1 in ICC rankings again but for how long?
In order to hold onto the top spot, India have to win the next ODI in Mohali on January 23. If they lose that game, then England will be back on top of the table.
Shaun Marsh recalled, Hussey axed from T20 squad
Several cricketers who did well in the Big Bash League are part of the 12-man squad that will take on Sri Lanka in two T20 Internationals on January 26 and 28.
Svetlana Kuznetsova upsets Wozniacki at Open
It was a courageous win by Kuznetsova, who at 75 is the lowest ranked player left in the tournament after an injury to her right knee forced her to miss a big chunk of 2012, spending two months on crutches.
Ashley Cole staying at Chelsea, says Benitez
Chelsea's old guard demonstrated that they still have plenty to offer the club on Sunday with left back Ashley Cole signing a new contract and Frank Lampard scoring his 195th goal since arriving at Stamford Bridge.
Victoria Azarenka defeats Vesnina to enter Open quarters
The top-seeded Belarusian prevailed 6-1, 6-1 on Rod Laver Arena and will meet another Russian, two-time Grand Slam winner Svetlana Kuznetsova, for a place in the last four.
Images: Djokovic triumphs after five-hour struggle against Wawrinka
Defending champion Novak Djokovic fought an epic five hour battle against 15th-seeded, Stanislas Wawrinka in a pulsating fourth-round clash to advance to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open. Images from the match.
Australian Open: Kuznetsova beats Wozniacki to advance to quarters
Two-time major winner Svetlana Kuznetsova has defeated former No 1 Caroline Wozniacki 6-2, 2-6, 7-5 to advance to the quarterfinals of the Australian Open.
EPL: Spurs score in injury time to hold Man United
The leaders have 56 points from 23 games with Manchester City on 51 and Chelsea, who beat Arsenal 2-1 earlier in the snow-hit capital, on 45, four ahead of Tottenham.