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  • Graphic: Tracking shots on the goal during Game 5, Kings at Blackhawks

    May 29, 2014 1:55 PM 37

    Recap: A promising and dominating start for the Blackhawks in Game 5 turned into an offensive slugfest. Brent Seabrook got them off the power-play schneid on the team’s first shot, and by the 5-minute mark it was 2-0. Then came the Kings. The visitors sandwiched a pair of goals around a Brandon Saad answer and started to dictate play. The Hawks failed

  • Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) vs Chennai Super Kings (CSK), IPL 2014 Qualifier 2: Chennai hold advantage against inexperienced Punjab

    May 29, 2014 1:38 PM 23

    In what will be a battle for the team that will face Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014, the No 1 and No 3 teams of the group stages of the competition will be involved in an intense battle. Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) were in rampaging form in the round-robin games of the tournament. They went through to the knock-out

  • David Ferrer eases into French Open third round

    May 29, 2014 12:35 PM 24

    PARIS: Fifth-seeded David Ferrer of Spain comfortably advanced to the third round of the French Open by beating Italy's Simone Bolelli 6-2, 6-3, 6-2 Thursday. Ferrer, last year's runner-up to Rafael Nadal, broke Bolleli's serve five times and saved all four break points he faced. Also, former French Open champion Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia advanced

  • Ex-Man U owner Glazer dies

    May 29, 2014 11:01 AM 22

    Controversial American billionaire Malcolm Glazer, who also owned NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers, has died aged 85. Malcolm Glazer, the self-made billionaire who led the takeover of English soccer's Manchester United and owned the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers, has died. He was 85. The reclusive Palm Beach businessman had been in failing health since April

  • Shah Rukh Khan’s KKR stands finalist in IPL Season 7, 2014

    May 29, 2014 10:29 AM 27

    Wohooo! The Big Bang Finale of IPL season 7 will have Shah Rukh Khan’s team Kolkata Knight Riders as one of the finalists. The match between KKR and Kings XI Punjab was held on Wednesday at Eden Gardens, where Kolkata won over Punjab with the margin of 28 runs. Shah Rukh was so excited that the actor couldn’t stopped himself doing summer salt while celebrating

  • Tennis 101: French Open 2014

    May 29, 2014 10:22 AM 32

    Under the shadow of the Eiffel Tower, the world’s best tennis players are battling it out for the second grand slam of the year. The 2014 tournament is the 113th edition which will be held at Stade, Roland Garros. Both men and women have been competing at the French open since 1897 with mixed double added in 1907. Last year, the ‘King of Clay’, Rafael

  • IPL Qualifier 1: Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders

    May 29, 2014 9:47 AM 45

    KKR storm into final with convincing 28-run win over KXIP No one, not even the die hard fans of Kings XI Punjab expected the team to capitulate so meekly at the Eden Gardens. Looking for a place in their maiden final, the Kings had a tough but not insurmountable total of 164 to overcome. But KKR’s bowlers rose to the occasion on Wednesday to restrict

  • Manchester United's future now in the hands of three mystery Glazers

    May 29, 2014 9:43 AM 34

    Kevin and Edward Glazer, and their sister, Darcie Glazer Kassewitz, are the low-profile members of the family, but they own the same stake in United as the club's co-chairmen Joel and Avram Glazer and fellow director Bryan Glazer. Joel, Avram and Bryan are regular visitors to Old Trafford for first-team fixtures, but while Kevin is known to have attended

  • Rafael Nadal vs. Dominic Thiem: Roland Garros Round 2 Preview

    May 29, 2014 8:17 AM 30

    World No.1 Rafael Nadal eased through his opening round clash against the wildcard entrant Robby Ginepri as he put up an immaculate display of his signature off forehand and his clinical lefty serves out wide. In fact, it was more of a lesson in clay court tennis for the American who was blown away by the Spaniard 6-0, 6-3, 6-0 in an hour and 42 minutes

  • French Open 2014: TV schedule and matches for Thursday at Roland Garros

    May 29, 2014 8:04 AM 26

    The start of the 2014 French Open has been full of upsets with several top seeds taking early exits. No. 1 women's seed Serena Williams lost in the second round while No. 2 seed Na Li also went out early. The second round will continue on Thursday and a few top seeds will be in action, attempting to avoid similar early exits. No. 1 seed Rafael Nadal