Roger Federer gets Serena Williams’ vote in GOAT debate | Tennis News

Roger Federer (R) and Serena Williams (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images) While fans and pundits continue to debate who should be considered the greatest men’s tennis player of all time, 23-times Grand Slam winner Serena Williams says Roger Federer gets her vote. Rafa Nadal picked up a record-extending 13th French Open title in October to … Read more

Cameron Bancroft backtracks on claims, says no new information to offer in ball-tampering scandal | Cricket News

SYDNEY: Cameron Bancroft has informed Cricket Australia (CA) that he has no new information about the 2018 ball-tampering scandal, backtracking on his earlier claims that the bowlers might be aware of the illegal plot during the Newlands Test, according to a report. It has now emerged that Bancroft, who is currently playing for Durham in … Read more

India’s men and women cricket teams may travel together to England | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: In what could possibly be the first instance of its kind, the Indian men and women’s cricket teams are likely to travel together to England on a charter flight on June 2 for their respective series. The two teams are likely to assemble in Mumbai on May 19 for a two-week quarantine, although … Read more

Olympics: Australia unveils opening ceremony uniforms for Tokyo Games | Tokyo Olympics News

Olympics: Australia unveils opening ceremony uniforms for Tokyo Games | Tokyo Olympics News

SYDNEY: Australia unveiled the uniforms their athletes will wear at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday, a milestone that world champion canoeist Jessica Fox said made her third trip to the Games “a bit more real”. The opening ceremony is scheduled for July 23 but it is certain to be very different … Read more

Injured Jofra Archer looking forward to T20 World Cup, Ashes: Stuart Broad | Cricket News

Injured Jofra Archer looking forward to T20 World Cup, Ashes: Stuart Broad | Cricket News

Jofra Archer and Stuart Broad (Reuters Photo) LONDON: England fast bowler Jofra Archer is “frustrated” with his nagging elbow injury but is determined to be fit for the Twenty20 World Cup in India and the Ashes series against Australia later this year, team mate Stuart Broad said. Archer has been ruled out of next month’s … Read more

Fantastic challenge to play against India: Kane Williamson on WTC final | Cricket News

LONDON: New Zealand captain Kane Williamson is excited to face India in the World Test Championships (WTC) final next month as he considers showdowns against Virat Kohli‘s men to be a “fantastic challenge”. India and New Zealand square-off in the final of the inaugural World Test Championships in Southampton from June 18. “When we play … Read more

Sushil Kumar news: Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar files anticipatory bail plea in Chhatrasal brawl case | Off the field News

Sushil Kumar news: Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar files anticipatory bail plea in Chhatrasal brawl case | Off the field News

NEW DELHI: Wrestler Sushil Kumar, who is India’s only sportsperson to win two individual Olympic medals, has moved an anticipatory bail plea after being named as an accused in what turned out to be a fatal brawl at the Chhatrasal stadium here, which led to the death of 23-year-old wrestler Sagar Rana — ANI has … Read more

Tokyo doctors call for cancellation of Olympic Games due to COVID-19 | Tokyo Olympics News

Tokyo doctors call for cancellation of Olympic Games due to COVID-19 | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: A top medical organisation has thrown its weight behind calls to cancel the Tokyo Olympics saying hospitals are already overwhelmed as the country battles a spike in coronavirus infections less than three months from the start of the Games. The Tokyo Medical Practitioners Association representing about 6,000 primary care doctors said hospitals in the … Read more

Pep Guardiola hopes Sergio Aguero is fit for his final Manchester City game at Etihad | Football News

Pep Guardiola (Reuters Photo) Pep Guardiola said he is hopeful striker Sergio Aguero will be fit for his final game at the Etihad as a Manchester City player when they host Everton in the Premier League on Sunday. City’s record goalscorer is set to leave when his contract expires at the end of the campaign. … Read more

Cyclone Tauktae: Sightscreens fall at Wankhede Stadium, BKC | Cricket News

Cyclone Tauktae: Sightscreens fall at Wankhede Stadium, BKC | Cricket News

TOI Photo MUMBAI: The heavy winds of the cyclone Tauktae, which hit the city, felled the around 16 feet long sightscreen at the iconic Wankhede Stadium in Churchgate, and the BKC Sharad Pawar Recreation Centre in BKC on Monday. “The sightscreen towards the famous North Stand at the Wankhede Stadium fell, as a result of … Read more