Defending champs out of 11th Open Basketball tourney

Kohima, May 18: Runners-up of last year’s edition, Team Mystic Ballers (TMB) has knocked out defending champion’s Stallions from the ongoing edition of Open Basketball Tournament organized by Suncity Club Kohima in collaboration with Nagaland Basketball Association at local ground…

Bayern Munich win Bundesliga title for seventh successive season

MUNICH (Germany), May 18: Bayern Munich won a record-extending seventh consecutive Bundesliga title on Saturday after crushing Eintracht Frankfurt 5-1 to finish two points ahead of rivals Borussia Dortmund. The Bavarians, who can secure a domestic double if they beat…

Bangladesh beat West Indies to clinch Tri-Nation series

Dublin, May 18: Bangladesh defeated West Indies by five wickets at Dublin on Friday in the final of the Tri-nation series. The match was shortened to 24 overs per side due to rain. Chasing a score of 210 runs in…

Nadal dispatches Tsitsipas to reach Rome final

ROME, May 18: Defending champion Rafael Nadal swept past Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 to advance to his first final on clay this season at the Italian Open on Saturday. The eight-time Rome winner had been stunned by Tsitsipas, seeded…

Mary Kom confident of doing well in new 51kg category

GUWAHATI, May 18: Gearing up for her first competitive bout in the new 51kg category, celebrated boxer Mary Kom on Saturday said change was always good and she was feeling confident of doing well in the India Open, beginning on…

Jason Roy ton helps England seal ODI series win over Pakistan

Trent Bridge, May 18: Jason Roy and Ben Stokes helped England defeat Pakistan by three wickets in the fourth ODI of the five-match series on Friday at Trent Bridge. With this win, England has now taken a 3-0 unassailable lead…

11th Open Basketball Tournament: Stallions, Orca, TMB and Amplified enter SF

Kohima, May 17: Defending champions Stallions, runners-up Tem Mystic Ballers, Orca and Amplified have moved into the semi-finals of the ongoing 11th Open Basketball Tournament organized by Suncity Club Kohima in collaboration with Nagaland Basketball Association at local ground here.…

ICC releases official song for World Cup

LONDON, May 17: The ICC on Friday released the official song of the Men’s World Cup — ‘Stand By’ with LORYN and Rudimental across all streaming platforms. ‘Stand By’ — a collaboration between new artist LORYN and one of the…

Irfan Pathan creates history, becomes 1st Indian to be part of CPL players’ draft

New Delhi, May 17: Irfan Pathan created history after becoming the first Indian cricketer to be included in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) players’ draft. The player draft for CPL 2019 was announced on Thursday with Irfan being the only…

India lose 2-5 to Australia in final match Down Under

PERTH, May 17: The Indian men’s hockey team ended its tour Down Under with a 2-5 loss to World No.2 Australia in the fifth and final match on Friday. Trent Mitton (11th and 24th minutes), Flynn Ogilvie (3rd), Blake Govers…