Frank de Boer named Crystal Palace coach (Lead) (21:48)
London, June 26 (IANS) Crystal Palace on Monday announced the appointment of Dutch Frank de Boer as coach of the English Premier League side on a three-year contract until 2020.
Women's World Cup: Australia beat West Indies by eight wickets (21:28)
Somerset, June 26 (IANS) Riding on opener Nicole Bolton's unbeaten century, Australia defeated West Indies by eight wickets in the ICC Women's cricket World Cup here on Monday.
Ricciardo terms Vettel as 'passion, hunger driven' (21:18)
Baku (Azerbaijan), June 26 (IANS) Formula one Azerbaijan grand Prix winner Daniel Ricciardo on Monday said that Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel was passion driven following the incident that took place with Mercedes AMG driver Lewis Hamilton here.
BCCI to set up panel for early implementation of Lodha reforms (20:12)
Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) In a Special General Meeting (SGM) here on Monday, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) decided to form a committee to implement the Lodha reforms at the earliest.
Madrid metro station named after Atletico's new stadium (19:36)
Madrid, June 26 (IANS) A metro station in the Spanish capital was named after football club Atletico Madrid's new stadium Wanda Metropolitano, on Monday.
Former Inter coach de Boer is Crystal Palace coach (19:24)
London, June 26 (IANS) Former Inter Milan coach Frank de Boer on Monday was appointed as the coach of English Premier League (EPL) football club Crystal Palace for three years.
Germany's Kerber continues to lead WTA rankings (18:26)
Madrid, June 26 (IANS) German Angelique Kerber continued to lead the Women's Tennis Association rankings released on Monday with 6,965 points.
Para-cyclist starts talent search programme in Bengaluru (17:46)
Bengaluru, June 26 (IANS) Asian Championship medallist para-cyclist Aditya Mehta has started his ambitious national training camp to scout promising para-athletes at the Border Security Force (BSF) Subsidiary Training Centre (STC) here.
Inter Milan wanted Chelsea coach Conte, says agent (17:44)
London, June 26 (IANS) Agent Federico Pastorello, who was involved in the signing of coach Antonio Conte for English Premier League (EPL) club Chelsea, on Monday revealed that Serie A club Inter Milan was interested in the Italian coach.
Shuttler Verma to begin Chinese Taipei GPG campaign on Tuesday (17:20)
Taipei, June 26 (IANS) Indian shuttler Sourabh Verma is all set to begin his campaign at the $200,000 Chinese Taipei Grand Prix Gold tournament here on Tuesday.
Germany, Chile enter Confederations Cup semis (Roundup) (17:18)
Sochi (Russia), June 26 (IANS) World champions Germany and reigning Copa America title holders Chile have won their respective final group matches to enter the semi-finals of the Confederations Cup football tournament.
Proteas name three uncapped players for England's Test tour (17:00)
Johannesburg, June 26 (IANS) Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Monday announced three uncapped players in their Test squad for the England tour, starting from July 6.
Murray remains on top of ATP rankings (16:58)
Madrid, June 26 (IANS) Britain's Andy Murray continued to lead the men's Association of Tennis Professionals world singles rankings released on Monday, while Croatian Marin Cilic climbed to sixth place.
Kuldeep more lethal on dry wickets, says Kohli (15:42)
Port of Spain, June 26 (IANS) Indian skipper Virat Kohli heaped praise on left-arm leg spinner Kuldeep Yadav for his three-wicket haul in the 105-run victory against the West Indies in the second One-day International (ODI) cricket match at Queen's Park Oval here.
Flamengo beat Bahia in Brazil's Serie A (15:04)
Rio de Janeiro, June 26 (IANS) Colombia international midfielder Orlando Berrio struck late as Flamengo secured a 1-0 away victory over 10-man Bahia in Brazil's Serie A football championship.
Germany beat Cameroon to enter Confederations Cup semis (13:14)
Sochi (Russia), June 26 (IANS) World champions Germany have defeated 10-man Cameroon 3-1 to reach the Confederations Cup semi-finals.
Chile reach Confederations Cup semis (13:04)
Moscow, June 26 (IANS) Copa America champion Chile have advanced to the Confederations Cup semi-finals with a 1-1 draw against a spirited Australia.
Real Madrid wins Copa del Rey Juvenil title (12:14)
La Rioja (Spain), June 26 (IANS) Real Madrid has claimed the Copa del Rey Juvenil title after thrashing city rivals Atletico Madrid 4-1 in the final.
Latvia's Sevastova wins Mallorca Open tennis (11:58)
Calvia (Spain), June 26 (IANS) Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova won the 2nd Mallorca Open by defeating Germany's Julie Goerges 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 at the Santa PonÃ§a Tennis Club here.
Nice confirm Balotelli's contract extension (10:36)
Paris, June 26 (IANS) Ligue 1 side Nice have announced that they have extended the contract of controversial Italian striker Mario Balotelli, but did not disclose the length of the newly-signed deal.
Federer lifts ninth Halle Open title (10:26)
Berlin, June 26 (IANS) Swiss legend Roger Federer has clinched his ninth Halle Open title after beating hapless Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 in the final.
Tyson Gay misses out on world championships (10:24)
Sacramento (US), June 26 (IANS) Former world champion Tyson Gay will not be able to compete at this year's world athletics championships, after failing to reach the final of either of his preferred sprint events at the US athletics championships here.
India thump West Indies in 2nd ODI (Second Lead) (03:20)
Port of Spain, June 26 (IANS) India produced a strong all-round performance to thrash West Indies by 105 runs in the second One-Day International (ODI) at the Queen's Park Oval Stadium here on Sunday.
Shooting Stars win Bengal Snooker League title (Lead) (00:22)
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) Shooting Stars won the second edition of Bengal Snooker League beating The Rockets 4-3 in the final at the Saturday Club here on Sunday.
India post challenging total against West Indies (Lead) (00:06)
Port of Spain, June 26 (IANS) India rode on a strong batting performance from the top-order to post 310/5 in their second One-Day International (ODI) against the West Indies here on Sunday.