Pankaj Advani opens up about winning the World Billiards and Snooker Championships back-to-back in 2017

The first season of The Finish Line will consist of eight parts wherein a sporting legend will be invited to recreate a defining moment in Indian sports in each of the episodes. The eight legends who have been confirmed are Abhinav Bindra, Viswanathan Anand, Dinesh Karthik, Pankaj Advani, Smriti Mandhana, Leander Paes, Parul Parmar and […]

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez put a $100M guarantee that the NY Mets will win World Series in a decade or less if they win bid for baseball franchise … and she ‘would be the control person’

The 51-year-old beauty and three-time baseball MVP, 45, have pledged that she would be in control of the franchise – making her baseball’s first female Latina owner – and that they would pay $100 million to charity if the team didn’t win the World Series in 10 years or less.

Putin critical of Russia’s soccer team ahead of World Cup

Russia has won just one of its last 10 games and crashed out of this summer’s European Championship without winning a game. Despite all this, the team has been set a target of reaching the semifinals in 2018.

Rugby should look at 1987 World Cup and take another leap into unknown

It was a factor behind last year’s torpedoing of World Rugby’s plan for a Nations Championship. Some of the Six Nations countries, with Ireland and Scotland again in opposition, feared its consequences, as they had in 1985 when voting on the World Cup. The league would have required the Rugby Championship and the Six Nations […]

Common sense goes out of the window with plans to stage Rugby Championship this year

The new Springbok coach Jacques Nienaber got it right when he expressed reservations in July about the prospect of a championship in New Zealand, citing humanitarian and preparatory concerns. In citing “humanity”, with regards to the players being so far from home for so long, Nienaber was both compassionate, but also brave.

AFC Cup, AFC Futsal Club Championship 2020 cancelled

According to AFC President Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, although the COVID-19 pandemic is still posing difficulties in many Asian countries, there are also positive signs when football activities in many countries have resumed such as national tournaments of the Republic of Korea, Australia, and Japan.

Johnson wins Tour Championship to clinch FedEx Cup title

World number one Johnson was in incredible form to end the season, finishing as runner-up at the US PGA Championship and BMW Championship, either side of his huge win at the Northern Trust.

Sky Bet Championship 2018/19 – your big season preview

Reading v Derby (Fri, 8pm – live on Sky) Birmingham v Norwich Brentford v Rotherham Bristol City v Nottingham Forest Ipswich v Blackburn Millwall v Middlesbrough Preston v QPR West Brom v Bolton Wigan v Sheff Wed Sheff Utd v Swansea (5.30pm – live on Sky) Leeds v Stoke (Sun, 4.30pm – live on Sky […]

Championship season preview: Sky Sports EFL Podcast – Brentford’s recovery, Wycombe’s fairy tale

“Then, with Bournemouth, you’ve got to say it’s not just about getting players in because the reason they’ve ended up where they are is recruitment; players came in that didn’t help them stay in the Premier League. Their journey sounds holistic and cuddly but it was monumental what Eddie Howe did. Where he took the […]

Dustin Johnson wins Tour Championship to clinch FedEx Cup and pocket $15 million prize

The sport returned in June following a three-month hiatus and fans are still not permitted to attend events. This will certainly be a detriment to Johnson at the upcoming US Open, the tournament he clinched back in 2016 for his only major to date and somewhere he could usually rely on home support.