New Delhi, Apr 2 (IBNS) FIFAâ€™s Regional Development Officer for South and Central Asia Dr. Shaji Prabhakaran stressed that Womenâ€™s Football in India is heading in the â€œright directionâ€ and that â€œIndia needs to break into the top-six in Asia.â€
Mumbai, Apr 2 (IBNS) With two weeks to go to the start of the Pepsi IPL 2014, a lot of excitement is anticipated, with the first leg of the tournament to be played in the United Arab Emirates.
Dubai, Apr 2 (IBNS) Sri Lankaâ€™s Udeshika Prabhodhani has jumped five places to take over as the number-one ranked bowler for the first-time ever in the latest Reliance ICC Women's Player Rankings for T20I Bowlers.
Kolkata, Apr 1 (IBNS) : On day-three of 52nd State Chess Championship, now going on at Kalatan Community Centre, Gangulybagan, battle for the title has entered into interesting stage on Wednesday with Debashis and Rupankar splitting point in the sixth round.
Mirpur, Apr 1 (IBNS): Darren Sammy's men put up a spirited performance as West Indies thrashed Pakistan by 84 runs to book a seat in the semi-finals of the World T20 here on Tuesday.
Pune, Apr 1 (IBNS): Missed chances throughout the match hit Pune FC hard as they went down 2-5 to Tampines Rovers in an AFC Cup Round-4 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex in Pune on Tuesday.
Kolkata, Apr 1 (IBNS) Bengal and Odisha began their east zone's campaign for Syed Mustaq Ali T20 cricket with flying colours defeating Assam and Tripura by 44 runs and six wickets respectively here on Tuesday.
Coimbatore, Apr 1 (IBNS) The Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) has announced the PGTI Players Championship at Coimbatore Golf Club which will be held from April 2 - 5, 2014.
Mirpur, Apr 1 (IBNS): Bangladesh's poor show in the World T20 continued while Australia posted a consolation win as they beat the hosts by seven wickets here on Tuesday.
Chittagong, Apr 1 (IBNS) Sri Lanka all-rounder Tillakaratne Dilshan has been fined 20 per cent of his match fee for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during his sideâ€™s final Group 1 match against New Zealand at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium (ZACS) in Chittagong on Monday.
New Delhi, Apr 1 (IBNS) She is a trendsetter; she is Maria Rebello, the first Woman Referee across the Globe to officiate in a Countryâ€™s Premier League match. As if Officiating the Pune FC vs Shillong Lajong match wasnâ€™t enough, Maria got another posting as the Fourth Official for the crucial Bengaluru FC vs Pune FC match. In a freewheeling interview withwww.the-aiff.com, Maria spoke about her feat, emotions, challenges, Captaining India, the road ahead and much more.
Dhaka, Mar 31 (IBNS): The four semi-finalists for the ICC Womenâ€™s World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014 have now been confirmed with a day remaining in the group stage matches, which are being played at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium.
Chittagong, Mar 31 (IBNS): Rangana Herath bowled a memorable spell to take a career best 5-3 to help Sri Lanka beat New Zealand by 59 runs in a World T20 match to qualify for the semi-finals of the tournament here on Monday.
Kolkata, Mar 31 (IBNS): With two wins on Day 2 of the 52nd State Chess Championship, top seeds like Kunal Chatterjee, Laltu Chatterjee, Mitrabha Guha, Kaustuv Kundu, Rajdeep Sarkar, Suvradeepta Das, Rupankar Nath, Debarshi Mukherjee, Anurag Jaiswa and Debashis Mukherjee, who are vying for the title, maintained lead with 4 points each after 4th round on Monday.
Mumbai, Mar 31 (IBNS): Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) 's Interim President Sunil Gavaskar on Monday held discussion with the franchises of Pepsi India Premier League (IPL) 2014.