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Alex Harvey Sprints to Seventh at Tour de Ski Opener in Switzerland

Alex Harvey missed out on having a shot at the podium by a toe-length in what will go down as a steady start to the famed nine-day Tour de Ski. Harvey finished seventh in the cross-country skate-ski sprint race at Lenzerheide, Switzerland on Saturday.


Momentum One-Day Cup: Viljoen, Phangiso set up final ball win

Hardus Viljoen starred with bat and ball as the bizhub Highveld Lions secured a dramatic two-wicket Momentum One-Day Cup win over the Hollywoodbets Dolphins at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom on Saturday night.


Momentum One-Day Cup: Linde helps Cobras end year on a high

A record six-for by George Linde helped the WSB Cape Cobras end the year on a high after they secured a 67-run bonus-point win over the Warriors in the first-ever Momentum One-Day Cup clash in Oudtshoorn on Saturday.


Canadian women’s hockey team named for 2018 Olympic Winter Games

Hockey Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), have announced the 23-player roster that has been nominated to represent Team Canada at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, Feb. 9-25 in PyeongChang, South Korea.


Indian squad announced for South Africa ODI series

The All-India Senior Selection Committee met in Mumbai today to pick the squad for the six-match away ODI series against South Africa.

India squad for ODI series: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (Vice-Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Shardul Thakur.


Warriors thump the Lions in MODC Opener

The Warriors bowlers led from the front with the ball to set up an emphatic win against the bizhub Highveld Lions in the opening game of the Momentum One-Day Cup at the Bidvest Wanderers, in Johannesburg on Wednesday. Sisanda Magala was the pick of the bowlers with 3/28 which earned him a well-deserved man of the match award. Ayabulela Gqamane (2/34) and Clayton Bosch (2/36) also helped in reigning in the Lions to 209 runs in 39.5 overs. 


Ryan Taylor reveals who convinced him to join the ISL

When defending champions ATK replaced injured midfielder Carl Baker with defender Ryan Taylor it raised a few eyebrows. Talking to the media on the eve of the match against Mumbai even coach Teddy Sheringham didn’t sound too convincing on why he made that choice. But the former Newcastle United player not only played the entire duration of the game against Mumbai City FC last Sunday, he also played his part as the holders registered their first win in ISL-4.


Sachin Tendulkar seeks acceleration of development work in Donja

Cricketing legend and Hon’ble Member of Rajya Sabha Sachin Tendulkar visited Donja village in Osmanabad, Maharashtra which he has adopted under the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY). Sachin has committed Rs. 4 crore from his MP LAD funds for the infrastructure development of the village. Donja is the second village adopted by Tendulkar SAGY after Puttumraju Kandriga in Andhra Pradesh.


High Powered Canadian Bobsledders Celebrate Four-Man Silver at World Cup in Igls

Powered by the fastest crew on the planet, Justin Kripps piloted his Canadian four-man bobsleigh to the silver medal on Sunday at the final World Cup before the holiday break in Igls, Austria.


Alex Harvey Ninth in World Cup Cross Country Ski Pursuit

Alex Harvey completed his final tune-up for the prestigious Tour de Ski with a ninth-place finish in the World Cup cross-country classic-ski pursuit race in Toblach, Italy.


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