The Dallas Mavericks beat the Boston Celtics 102-91 to record their fifth straight NBA victory.
A committee, probing alleged corruption in the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL), has said in its report that BCCI boss N. Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan was "the face and team official" of IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings
London, Feb 7 (IANS/CMC) Barbados-born pacer Chris Jordan has been named in the England squads for the upcoming tour of the West Indies and the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh.
A double century from skipper Brendon McCullum and triple strikes by the Kiwi pacers left India struggling at tea on the second day of the first cricket Test here at the Eden Park Friday.
David Beckham said Wednesday that he aims to recruit some of "the best football players in the world" for his new Major League Soccer franchise in Miami.
Russian bobsled driver Alexander Zubkov will carry the country's flag at the Winter Olympic Games opening ceremony Friday, the Russian Olympic Committee announced.
An Olympic Truce Wall was unveiled in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi Tuesday on the eve of the 22nd Winter Olympics.
Spanish world No. 1 Rafael Nadal said the Australian Open final, which he lost to Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka, was "the worst hour and a half" he ever spent on a tennis court.
Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, who was conferred the Bharat Ratna here Tuesday, said though he has retired from all forms of cricket he will continue to bat for India and will give the country "a reason to smile".
World No.1 golfer Tiger Woods made his much-awaited Indian debut in an exhibition match at a private event at the Delhi Golf Club (DGC) Tuesday.