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Martin Skrtel's late intervention spared Liverpool another home defeat.
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Martin Skrtel's late intervention spared Liverpool another home defeat.

Skrtel powers in late equaliser

A stoppage-time goal by a heavily-bandaged Martin Skrtel spared Liverpool another deflating defeat as it drew 2-2 at home to Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday. Inferior for most of... »
Frank Tyson, one of the fastest bowler England has produced, in full flow during his playing days. Photo: The Hindu Photo Archives

I was much too polite to be a fast bowler: Frank Tyson

: Frank Tyson was given the moniker ‘Typhoon’ since he was the fastest bowler of his era.The illustrious Richie Benuad, former Australia captain and commentator, rates Tyson as the quickest... »
Coming on as a second-half substitute, Mohammed Rafique headed himself into the ISL records as the scorer of the title-winning goal in the inaugural edition.

Just the kind of thing the ISL was looking for

Mohammed Rafique’s experience in the Indian Super League 2014 is the stuff youngsters across the nation dream of. Beating David James under the bar to score the winner in the final for Atletico de... »

Cricket

Batting approach in overseas tours has improved: Dhoni

"This collapse in Brisbane was quite different and will be addressed in a different way," opined Dhoni. »  

Football

Adam Johnson (right) , ensured Sunderland's visit to Newcastle was a fruitful one with a strike right at the end of contest on Sunday.

Johnson is Sunderland’s hero

It was the team’s fourth straight win over Newcastle in the Tyne-Wear derby »

Tennis

Sania Mirza who has many firsts to her name. File Photo

2014 ends on happy note for Sania Mirza

Sania made seven WTA finals and won three titles with Zimbabwean partner Cara Black, achieving a career-best world rank of number five this year. »

Other Sports

In this December 3, 2012 photo, the former heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali is crowned

Muhammad Ali hospitalised with pneumonia

The three-time world heavyweight champion, who is battling Parkinson’s disease, is being treated by his team of doctors and is in stable condition, his spokesman said. »

Hockey

Australian player Jamie Dwyer. File Photo

Dwyer hopes Punjab Warriors will be third time lucky in HIL

The third season begins January 22 with the first match scheduled to be played between Kalinga Lancers and Ranchi Rays at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar. »

Races

Beau Ideal wins main event

The L.D’Silva-trained Beau Ideal (Kuldeep Singh up) won the Speaker’s Cup (Div. I), the main event of the races held here on Sunday. M/s.M.Rafeeq Iqbal, K.Rama Krishna & G B R Prasad own the w... »