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Cricket

N Srinivasan is nominated from the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association.(Photo: PTI)

Supreme Court issues notice to N Srinivasan, Niranjan Shah

Niranjan Shah is honorary secretary of the Saurashtra Cricket Association.

Chandimal, who recently took over the reins from all-rounder Angelo Mathews, who stepped down from the post after Sri Lanka slumped to a 2-3 ODI series loss to Zimbabwe, led his side to a win against the same opponent in the one-off Test. (Photo:AP)

Sri Lanka vs India: Dinesh Chandimal ruled out of 1st Test, Rangana Herath to lead the side

The newly appointed captain will miss the test after being hospitalised due to pneumonia.

After performing brilliantly throughout the tournament  Mithali Raj was nameed captain of ICC Women's World Cup 2017 team .(Photo: AP)

ICC Women's World Cup: Mithali Raj to lead ICC Women's World Cup 2017 team

The India skipper was selected as captain after scoring 409 runs in the 30-day tournament, which inspired India to reach its second final.

A photo shared by skipper Mithali Raj on Twitter after the tournament.

Will the fanfare fade?

India’s performance in the ICC Women’s World Cup finals marks a new milestone. but will it change the fortunes of women’s cricket in india?

Mithali Raj was named as the captain of the ICC Team XI. (Photo: BCCI)

Would have liked to lead India to World Cup glory: Mithali Raj

The Indian skipper believes team India's heroics in the recent ICC Women's World Cup will change women's cricket.

Tennis

Roger Federer with his Wimbledon trophy at the Champions Dinner in London on Sunday. (Photo: AFP)

Anything’s possible: Roger Federer

With his 36th birthday just three weeks away Federer believes that he could still be playing the tournament when he’s 40.

"We never know what happens," said the Swiss star, who had told the Centre Court crowd in his victory speech: "I hope to be back, I hope this wasn't my last match". (Photo: AP)

I hope to be back, says Roger Federer after 8th Wimbledon triumph

Federer, who will be 36 in three weeks' time, became the oldest Wimbledon champion of the modern era after beating Marin Cilic.

Venus Williams will face Garbine Muguruza in Saturday's final. (Photo: AP)

Wimbledon 2017: Venus Williams eclipses Johanna Konta to reach

Johanna Konta was picked off at crucial times by Venus Williams, who claimed the last of her Wimbledon titles 9 years ago.

Djokovic would require a rest for six to 12 weeks, which will most likely rule him out of the rest of the ATP Tour season. (Photo: AP)

Novak Djokovic likely to miss US Open due to elbow injury

The Serbian tennis star suffered an injury during the recent Wimbledon championship.

Football

Michael Chopra

Michael eyes football-coaching job

The Kerala Blasters striker sets an aim to enhance the escalating talent in the country.

Delhi Dynamos’ new coach Miguel Angel Portugal at an event in New Delhi. (Photo: Biplab Banerjee)

‘Frustrating for our name crop up in Fifa scandal’

Former Fifa investigator Michael Garcia ultimately ruled that Aspire helped “undermine the integrity of the bidding process.”

United States’ players at a training session. (Photo: AP)

US roll out big names

“The players we’re bringing now give us a little bit more experience, so I think it’s a good mix with the group we had here already,” Arena said.

NorthEast United FC finished fifth in the ISL last season.

NEUFC launch youth academy in Shillong

The plan fell into place after NEUFC joined hands with Shillong United FC.

In their four-year existence, Bengaluru FC have won the I-League and the Federation Cup twice each.

Bengaluru FC show the way to Kerala Evergreen

A team from Kerala should get a lot of local support, which will improve TV ratings and average attendance figures of the next I-League.

In Other sports

Captains strike a pose with the trophy on tournament eve. (Photo: Surendra Panishetty)

Titans look to corner Tamil Thalaivas in opener

Telugu Titans skipper Rahul Chaudhari, who will once again lead his troops, is in no mood to take the opener lightly.

Yao Ming

Legendary Ming in Bengaluru

The former Houston Rockets icon touched down in the city on Thursday in his capacity as President of the Chinese Basketball Association.

Pankaj Advani

New league launched, 25 players picked in draft

Star Pankaj Advani expressed his delight at the launch of the league and declared that it would be a huge hit in the country.

Indian players at the inaugration of the Fiba Women’s Asia Cup 2017 held in Bengaluru on Saturday. (Photo: R. Samuel)

Indian cagers hope to set Asian stage alight

“The girls have done well, parallel to the now renewed stadium and I’m satisfied,” the Serbian coach said about the preparations.