Irrepressible Ronaldo strikes twice as Real beat Eibar

EIBAR, MArch 10: Cristiano Ronaldo struck late with a bullet header to give Real Madrid a 2-1 win at Eibar in La Liga on Saturday, taking his side to within four points of second-placed Atletico Madrid. Ronaldo scored for the…

Arsenal stun Milan to ease pressure on Wenger

PARIS, March 9: Arsenal claimed an impressive 2-0 victory at AC Milan in their Europa League last 16, first leg on Thursday to ease some of the pressure on under-fire manager Arsene Wenger. Henrikh Mkhitaryan drove Arsenal into a 15th-minute…

Neymar wants Barcelona return: Spanish reports

MADRID, March 9: Neymar already regrets moving to Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and is seeking a shock return to Barcelona, according to reports in the Spanish media on Friday. In the same week that PSG crashed out of the Champions League,…

India stunned by Ireland, to play for 5th-6th place

Ipoh, March 9: Having grabbed the lead on two occasions, Indian men’s hockey team fumbled in the end as they lost 3-2 to Ireland in their last round-robin match at the 27th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2018 in Ipoh on…

Shooting World Cup: Anjum Moudgil wins silver

Guadalajara (Mexico), March 9 : Indian shooter Anjum Moudgil clinched a silver medal in the women’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions event at the ongoing ISSF World Cup in Guadalajara, Mexico. It was Anjum’s first World Cup medal as she battled…

India beat Bangladesh by six wickets

Dhawan, Unadkat stand out as India open account at Nidahas T20I tri-series Colombo, March 8: Shikhar Dhawan continued his great run with the bat and scored 55 off 43 balls as India beat Bangladesh by six wickets to register their…

Juventus stun Spurs as Dybala caps fightback

LONDON, MArch 8: Mauricio Pochettino admitted Tottenham paid the price for “two big mistakes” as Juventus staged a stunning fightback to reach the Champions League quarter-finals 4-3 on aggregate on Wednesday. Juventus were on the brink of elimination after Son…

Thousands gather for funeral of Fiorentina captain Astori

FLORENCE (Italy), March 8: Thousands of people gathered in one of Florence’s main squares for the funeral of Fiorentina captain Davide Astori on Thursday. Some arrived at 7 a.m., three hours before the start of the funeral at Basilica di…

Powwow 2018 Inter-College Fest concludes

Dimapur, March 7: The 3 day Inter-College Youth Fest, Powwow 2018 at Tetso College concluded on March 7 with final matches of the various sports events. 22 institutes from Dimapur and Kohima participated in the Youth Fest. The overall college…

Ross Taylor joins ODI chasing elite with epic 181*

Dunedin, March 7: Injury-hit Ross Taylor played through the pain to score a remarkable unbeaten 181 and seal a series-levelling win for New Zealand in the fourth one-day international against England. Taylor limped through much of his innings in Dunedin…