Ismaili to attend Gulf Cup final
Murali Vijay made Australia's bowlers toil in the brutal Brisbane heat with a defiant century as India frolicked in the second Test at the Gabba on Wednesday.
Captain Hashim Amla and his senior lieutenant AB de Villiers both hit centuries as South Africa took command after early setbacks on the first day of the first Test against the West Indies here on Wednesday.
Michael Clarke's hamstring surgery had "the best result" possible, former cricketing great Shane Warne said Wednesday, raising hopes the Australian skipper will make the upcoming World Cup.
Indian boxer Sarita Devi was banned for one year from the sport Wednesday for refusing to accept her bronze medal at the Asian Games in an extraordinary protest against judging decisions.
Former US prosecutor Michael Garcia on Wednesday resigned as chief corruption investigator for FIFA after football's governing body rejected his appeal against the handling of his report into the votes for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
The whistleblowers who made serious allegations of doping in Russian athletics insist they have more proof to back-up their accusations and are waiting to hear from the IAAF and WADA.
Bulgaria named Ivaylo Petev as its national football coach on Wednesday following the sacking of his predecessor over poor Euro 2016 qualifying results.