‘The Finisher’ finished? India debate on Dhoni

NEW DELHI: The “helicopter shot” has disappeared, the boundaries are not flowing from his bat and the whisper is now growing louder that Mahendra...

FIFA ethics committee says Platini complaints ‘not valid’

ZURICH: FIFA’s ethics committee has rejected criticism from UEFA president Michel Platini over the manner of his suspension, saying the argument that he was...

Germany edge Georgia

LEIPZIG: Three-times European champions Germany needed a 79th minute goal from substitute Max Kruse to edge past Georgia 2-1 on Sunday and book their...

Poland defeat Ireland to secure Euro spot

WARSAW: Striker Robert Lewandowski scored the winner to secure Poland a place at Euro 2016 with a 2-1 victory in Warsaw on Sunday that...

Info Minister to hold talks with IOC on Kuwait sports

KUWAIT: Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah, who has arrived in Lausanne, Switzerland, will...

Kuwait cricket team to play UAE Masters Premier League

KUWAIT: For the very first time a Hard Tennis Cricket Team from Kuwait is participating in a GCC Cricket Tournament, Vanoo Masters Premiere League...

Albania, Romania clinch Euro berths

PARIS: Albania qualified for their first major international tournament yesterday as they beat Armenia 3-0 to book their place at Euro 2016 alongside Romania,...

Belgium thrash Andorra 4-1

BELGIUM: Belgium secured a ticket to Euro 2016 by thrashing Andorra 4-1 with two goals in each half, including one from Laurent Depoitre on...

Djokovic crushes Nadal – Wins China Open for sixth time

BEIJING: World number one Novak Djokovic continued his recent dominance over Rafa Nadal when he beat the Spaniard in the final of the China...

Catch me if you can

SOCHI: Lewis Hamilton won a dramatic Russian Formula One Grand Prix yesterday to take a huge step towards his third world championship after Mercedes...

De Villiers sparkles as South Africa edge India

KANPUR: AB de Villiers and Rohit Sharma enhanced personal reputations with scintillating centuries but it was the timely interventions of South African bowlers that...

Italy book Euro 2016 spot

PARIS: Italy qualified for the Euro 2016 finals yesterday with a 3-1 win over Azerbaijan, while in the same group Norway's 2-0 win over...

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18th April