LONDON: India’s Leander Paes and Cara Black of Zimbabwe beat South African Wesley Moodie and Lisa Raymond of the US 6-4, 7-6 (5) to win the Wimbledon mixed doubles title here on Sunday.Read More »
LONDON: Rafael Nadal reclaimed the Wimbledon men’s singles title on Sunday, putting in a classy performance to beat Tomas Berdych 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 in the final.Read More »
PANAJI: Candolim Sports Club edged past Curtorim Gymkhana 2-1 to move to the next round of the 39th Custodio memorial football tournament organised by Raia Sports Club and played at Raia panchayat grounds on Sunday.Read More »
CAPE TOWN: If it had indeed been the will of God that Argentina should claim this World Cup, then Diego Maradona must feel utterly abandoned now.Read More »
CAPE TOWN: Diego Maradona admitted Saturday he was devastated to be out of the World Cup and indicated that he may quit as Argentina coach, but said that he needed time to think about his future.Read More »
JOHANNESBURG: Losing can’t be any crueller than it was for Ghana at the World Cup.
On the verge of becoming African history-makers one second, losers the next. Ghana’s squad, the youngest of this World Cup, came so close to becoming the first African team to play in a World Cup semi-final.
JOHANNESBURG: Brazil is out of the World Cup, and suddenly the tournament is wide open.
The Netherlands’ victory on Friday, with the Dutch coming from a goal down to defeat Brazil, 2-1, at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth, is proof that Europe can strike back at Latin America’s presumed supremacy in this tournament.
JOHANNESBURG: Netherlands midfielder Wesley Sneijder was on Saturday credited with the opening goal in his side’s 2-1 quarter-final victory over Brazil, FIFA announced on their website.Read More »
JOHANNESBURG: The win over Brazil created pandemonium back home, and left only Uruguay standing between the Netherlands and the World Cup final.Read More »
LONDON: Serena Williams has landed her fourth Wimbledon crown after crushing Vera Zvonareva in the ladies’ final.Read More »