Salah on target as Liverpool start with easy win

LIVERPOOL, August 12: Mohamed Salah opened his account for the new campaign as Liverpool backed up pre-season hype they can challenge champions Manchester City for the Premier League title by sweeping aside West Ham 4-0 at Anfield. Sadio Mane scored…

Lorenzo holds off Marquez to win Austrian MotoGP

SPIELBERG BEI KNITTELFELD (Austria), August 12: Jorge Lorenzo struck the final blow in a dog fight with fellow Spaniard Marc Marquez, overtaking at the start of the final lap on Sunday to win the Austrian MotoGP. Ducati’s Lorenzo and Marquez,…

Dananjaya’s 6 wickets hand Sri Lanka 178-run victory

COLOMBO, August 12: Sri Lanka’s Akila Dananjaya spun a web around South Africa’s batsmen with a six-wicket haul to help the hosts to a commanding 178-run victory in the fifth and final one-day international on Sunday. Sri Lanka captain Angelo…

Anand tied fourth after first day of St. Louis rapid chess

ST LOUIS (US), August 12: Five times world champion Viswanathan Anand had a mixed opening day with a win, a loss and a draw in the St. Louis rapid and blitz chess event that got underway on Sunday. Starting off…

Benzema, Bale star as Real Madrid trounce AC Milan ahead of Super Cup clash

Madrid, August 12: Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale were on target as European champions Real Madrid defeated AC Milan 3-1 in a friendly on Saturday just four days from their UEFA Super Cup clash with city rivals Atletico. French striker…

Kohima Football League-2

Toppers Ziekezou and Sechü-Zubza continue to win Kohima, August 11: Topper two teams – Ziekezou Sporting Club and Sechü-Zubza Football Club continued their winning spree in today’s 9th round match of the ongoing Kohima Football League-2 organised by Kohima Town…

Spurs begin EPL season with entertaining win at Newcastle

Newcastle, August 11: Dele Alli got Tottenham off to a winning start in the Premier League as they edged out a spirited Newcastle United 2-1 at St James’ Park. Alli showed the aerial prowess that booked a World Cup semi-final…

Paul Pogba stars as Manchester United register Premier League win over Leicester City

Manchester, August 11: World Cup winner Paul Pogba’s third minute penalty and a late goal from Luke Shaw gave Manchester United a 2-1 win over Leicester City at Old Trafford in the opening game of the Premier League season on…

Nadal stays on track in Toronto with win over Cilic

TORONTO, August 11: Rafael Nadal recovered from a slow start, overcoming Marin Cilic 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 as the Spaniard’s chase for a longsought ATP Masters title on hardcourt heated up on Friday. The world number one reached the semi-finals in…

Twenty-XI FC beat New Market FC

Sechü-Zubza on top of KFL-2 table Kohima, August 10: Debutants Sechü-Zubza Football Club continued its dominance among the seven teams playing the Kohima Football League-2 organised by Kohima Town Club at Local Ground here. At the end of the eight…