KOLKATA (Reuters) - India's tail batted defiantly before Sri Lanka bowled the hosts out for 172 in the first innings of the opening test on Saturday.
Tonga have defeated Lebanon 24-22 in one of the Rugby League World Cup matches of the tournament to progress to the semi-finals.
The New Zealand Breakers have won eight NBL matches on the trot and hope to make it nine against Brisbane in Auckland.
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HONG KONG (Reuters) - Reigning Asian Player of the Year Omar Abdulrahman has been named among the nominees for this year's award, the Asian Football Confederation...
Josh Hazlewood is the most underdone member of Australia's bowling attack but Shaun Marsh and bowling coach David Saker agree he is already back to his best.
Brooklyn Nets have beaten Utah Jazz 118-107 in the NBA, despite Joe Ingles enjoying a perfect shooting night with 15 points, all from three-point-range.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston has denied the allegation that he groped an Uber driver in 2016.
Brazil's former UFC heavyweight world champion Fabricio Werdum has weighed in slightly heavier than Poland's Marcin Tybura ahead of their fight in Sydney.
England took just one wicket on their final day of preparations for the Ashes, as 18-year-old Jason Sangha rewrote Australian record books with his century.
Two drivers competing in this weekend's Rally Australia at Coffs Harbour, on the NSW north coast, have been caught and fined for speeding between stages.
Surfers now have to tame the desert as well as the beach, with the World Surf League adding an artificial wave to the Championship Tour in 2018.
The 24-year-old South Korean shot a second-round 65 at the Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, Florida, to give her a two-day total of 12-under-par 132 and a three-shot...
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