New Zealand trail by 247 runs vs South Africa in Third Test (1 minute ago)
Hamilton, March 26 (IANS) After dismissing South Africa for 314, New Zealand scored 67 without loss in their first innings at stumps on the second day of their Third cricket Test match at the Seldon Park here on Sunday.

Three Russian fans stabbed after football match in Belgrade (15:58)
Moscow, March 26 (IANS) Three Russian football fans who came to watch a match between Moscows Spartak and Serbian football club Crvena Zvezda (Red Star) were stabbed in Belgrade.

Federer beats Tiafoe of US to advance at Miami Open (15:32)
Miami, March 26 (IANS) Swiss tennis great Roger Federer encountered more resistance than expected from American teenager Frances Tiafoe in second-round action, but he took full control toward the end to win 7-6, (7-2), 6-3 at the Miami Open here.

Rahul, Pujara guide India after slow start (Lead Tea) (15:24) IANS Photo Service
Dharamsala, March 26 (IANS) Opener Lokesh Rahul and Cheteshwar Pujara hit half-centuries as India reached 153/2 in their first innings at tea on the second day of the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia here on Sunday.

Bosnia & Herzegovina thrash Gibraltar 5-0 (15:08)
Zenica (Bosnia and Herzegovina), March 26 (IANS) Bosnia and Herzegovina (BIH) crushed Gibraltar 5-0 in the fifth round of the FIFA World Cup 2018 Group H qualifiers at the Bilino Polje Stadium here.

Vettel wins Australian Grand Prix (15:06)
Melbourne, March 26 (IANS) Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel stormed to victory ahead of the UK's Lewis Hamilton and Finland's Valtteri Bottas at the Australian Grand Prix here on Sunday, giving the Italian team a second victory in 18 months.

Brazil can get better, says midfielder Coutinho (14:44)
Sao Paulo, March 26 (IANS) Midfielder Philippe Coutinho has insisted that the Brazilian football team still has scope for improvement despite winning seven straight matches since the appointment of coach Tite.

Pujara, Rahul guide India to 153/2 in fourth Test (Tea Report) (14:42)
Dharamsala, March 26 (IANS) Cheteshwar Pujara and Lokesh Rahul hit half-centuries as India reached 153/2 in their first innings at tea on the second day of the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia here on Sunday.

Mbappe debuts in France's World Cup qualifiers win, Ronaldo helps Portugal (14:26)
Paris, March 26 (IANS) The 18-year-old sensation Kylian Mbappe made his international debut for France in a 3-1 victory over Luxembourg, while Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brace to earn Portugal a 3-0 home win against Hungary in the 2018 World Cup European qualifiers.

Indian eves play 2-2 draw against Chile (14:16)
West Vancouver, (Canada), March 26 (IANS) The Indian eves played a 2-2 draw against Chile in a closely-fought first match ahead of the all-important Womens Hockey World League Round 2 here.

Defender Fagner set for Brazil start against Paraguay (13:50)
Sao Paulo, March 26 (IANS) Corinthians' left-back Fagner has vowed to make the most of every minute after he was informed about his inclusion in Brazil's playing eleven against Paraguay in the World Cup football qualifier here on Tuesday.

India off to slow start on second day (Lead Lunch) (13:08) IANS Photo Service
Dharamsala, March 26 (IANS) India posted 64/1 in their first innings at lunch on the second day of the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia here on Sunday.

See myself competing for batsman's slot in Team India: Dinesh Karthik (12:30)
By Debayan Mukherjee
Kolkata, March 26 (IANS) Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik, who has consistently been amongst the runs in the domestic circuit, is now eyeing a batsman's slot in the national team, knowing all too well that it was far from easy to displace Wriddhiman Saha and Mahendra Singh Dhoni from their respective positions in Tests and limited overs cricket.

India suffer early blow on second day (Lunch Report) (11:50) IANS Photo Service
Dharamsala, March 26 (IANS) India posted 64/1 in their first innings at lunch on the second day of the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia here on Sunday.

Venus, Kerber advance to third round at windy Miami Open (21:58) IANS Photo Service
Miami, March 25 (IANS) American Venus Williams and Germany's Angelique Kerber both advanced in windy conditions at the Miami Open tennis tournament, earning victories in second-round matches that ended in the wee hours of Saturday.

Spanish football club Eibar shows solidarity with Peru flood victims (20:44) IANS Photo Service
Madrid, March 25 (IANS) Spanish top-division football club SD Eibar has given an example of solidarity by announcing it will give the gate receipts of its home game against Las Palmas to a charity aimed at helping victims of the floods currently affecting Peru.

India's Harikrishna loses to top seed Giri in Shenzhen Masters chess (20:40)
Shenzhen (China), March 25 (IANS) Indian Grandmaster Pentala Harikrishna put up a spirited fight against top-seeded Dutch Grandmaster Anish Giri but couldnt avert his first defeat in the Shenzhen Longgang chess tournament here on Saturday.

Yubrani, Rishabh emerge victorious tennis meet (20:38)
Kolkata, March 25 (IANS) Bengal's Yubrani Banerjee stayed true to her form by clinching the girls singles under-18 title at the Rendez-Vous A Roland Garros national series tennis tournament here at the red clay courts of the Dakshin Kalikata Sansad (DKS) on Saturday.

Coach Loew demands ruthless performance from Germany (20:38) IANS Photo Service
Baku, March 25 (IANS) Germany head coach Joachim Loew is determined to continue his side's 100 per cent record in the qualifying campaign for the 2018 football World Cup in Russia. He expects nothing less than a comfortable win against Azerbaijan this Sunday evening and will choose his strongest possible line-up.

Wade credits India for being on top on Day 1 despite Smith's ton (20:20) IANS Photo Service
Dharamsala, March 25 (IANS) Australian wicket-keeper Matthew Wade credited India for dismissing the visitors for 300 in their first innings despite getting off to a strong start on the first day of the fourth and final cricket Test here on Saturday.

Brawl, 'death threats', in Delhi court hearing Kejriwal-Jaitley defamation case (20:12) IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) A Delhi court on Saturday witnessed heated exchanges between lawyers of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and those of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal during the hearing of a defamation case filed by the former, with lawyers for the Aam Aadmi Party leader claiming they had received "death threats" in the court room.

India will have to bat really well without Kohli, says Ganguly (19:32) IANS Photo Service
Kolkata, March 25 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Saturday said India will have to bat out of their skin in the absence of injured skipper Virat Kohli to gain an upper hand in the ongoing fourth and final cricket Test against Australia in Dharamsala.

Goa, Bengal aim to recapture elusive Santosh Trophy crown (Preview) (19:32)
Bambolim (Goa), March 25 (IANS) Bengal and Goa will both look to snap their title drought and win the national football Championship for Santosh Trophy when they meet in the summit clash here on Sunday.

How long will apex court deal with cricket? (Column: Just Sport) (19:18)
By Veturi Srivatsa
A newsy cricket week! First up, India lost a great opportunity of beating Australia in the Ranch Test. Then the Supreme Court intervened yet again to clear funds for the Dharamsala Test and clarified that a board/state official can happily have a cumulative tenure of 18 years.

Deodhar Trophy: Dhawan's flashy ton helps India 'Red' down 'Blue' (18:22)
Visakhapatnam, March 25 (IANS) India discard Shikhar Dhawan's belligerent century helped India 'Red' register a 23-run win over India 'Blue' in the Deodhar Trophy opener at the ACA-VDCA cricket stadium, here on Saturday.

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