Manny Pacquiao wants Conor McGregor fight next year: StatementSports

Manny Pacquiao wants Conor McGregor fight next year: Statement

MANILA, September 26: Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao wants to fight Irish mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor in the ring next year, an aide said in a statement Saturday. “For the sake of all the Filipino Covid-19 victims, Senator…

United earn dramatic win at Brighton with late Fernandes penaltySports

United earn dramatic win at Brighton with late Fernandes penalty

BRIGHTON (England), September 26: Manchester United beat Brighton & Hove Albion 3-2 away in the Premier League on Saturday after an incredible finale in which Bruno Fernandes struck the winning goal from the penalty spot in the 100th minute of…

Kidambi Srikanth seeded sixth at Denmark OpenSports

Kidambi Srikanth seeded sixth at Denmark Open

HYDERABAD, September 26: Japanese shuttlers Kento Momota and Akane Yamaguchi are the top seeds in the men’s and women’s singles categories for the Denmark Open Super-750 event to be held in Odense from October 13 to 19. India’s Kidambi Srikanth…

Mick Schumacher boosts F1 prospects with Sochi winSports

Mick Schumacher boosts F1 prospects with Sochi win

SOCHI, September 26: Mick Schumacher, the son of seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher, improved his hopes of landing a seat in Formula One next year when he won the Sochi Formula Two feature race from third on the grid on…

EPL clubs see duty to help struggling lower-level sidesSports

EPL clubs see duty to help struggling lower-level sides

London, September 26: Chelsea has spent more than any other English Premier League team in a summer transfer window at well over $300 million.Manchester United and Tottenham are among other sides looking to spend more on reinforcements before the window…

IPL 2020: All-round Delhi Capitals beat Chennai Super Kings by 44 runsSports

IPL 2020: All-round Delhi Capitals beat Chennai Super Kings by 44 runs

Dubai, September 26: Opener Prithvi Shaw smashed a half-century before the Delhi Capitals bowlers came to the fore to help their side thrash Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by 44 runs in their second match of the 2020…

Japan PM tells UN Tokyo is determined to hostSports

Japan PM tells UN Tokyo is determined to host

Tokyo, September 26: Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga told the United Nations General Assembly on Friday Japan is determined to host the Tokyo Olympics in 2021 after the games were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Games were originally…

Bottas on top, Hamilton second in Sochi practice runsSports

Bottas on top, Hamilton second in Sochi practice runs

SOCHI, September 25: Valtteri Bottas continued his habit of being fastest on Friday when he topped the times for Mercedes in both opening practice sessions at the Russian Grand Prix. The Finn clocked a best lap in one minute and…

Manchester City, Liverpool reach League Cup fourth roundSports

Manchester City, Liverpool reach League Cup fourth round

LONDON, September 25: Holders Manchester City needed a Phil Foden goal 15 minutes from time to see off Bournemouth 2-1 and reach the fourth round of the League Cup, while Liverpool ran riot in a 7-2 win at Lincoln on…

Dean Jones was an advocate for development of cricket: ICC condoles demise of Australian legendSports

Dean Jones was an advocate for development of cricket: ICC condoles demise of Australian legend

Dubai, September 25: The International Cricket Council has expressed sadness at the passing away of former Australia cricketer Dean Jones, who breathed his last at the age of 59 in Mumbai on Thursday. The former right-handed batsman, who was in…