Indian company launches 'Go the Distance Pitch' at Manchester United

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2:41pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Andy Cole and Denis Irwin helped to launch the 'go the distance' pitch initiative at Manchester United earlier today.

Michael Chopra signs up to Indian Super League

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11:16am Thursday 21st August 2014

Former Newcastle striker Michael Chopra has signed for Indian Super League side Kerala Blasters.

Future Indian tennis stars compete at All England Club

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4:00pm Monday 18th August 2014

Talented tennis stars from India have been battling it out in the thirteenth HSBC Road to Wimbledon National Finals.

Suarez to make Barca debut in friendly

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11:47am Monday 18th August 2014

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has confirmed striker Luis Suarez will make his debut in Monday night's friendly against Mexican side Leon.

Dhoni defends day off

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9:01am Friday 15th August 2014

Mahendra Singh Dhoni will have limited familiarity with his surroundings when the fifth Investec Test gets under way - after an unexpected day off and then a washout.

Boxing talent take centre stage in historic return to the ring

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11:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

Some of the region’s best boxing prospects are to take centre stage in front of a bumper home crowd this September.

Moeen Ali: 'I wasn't trying to be political - It was a humanitarian thing'

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8:33am Thursday 14th August 2014

Moeen Ali has learned much in his short Test career so far - about the likely impact of wristband slogans, and a distinctly handy tip on how to bowl quicker off-breaks.

Kaneria life ban appeal dismissed

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9:44am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Former Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria has once again had an application to appeal his life ban from cricket dismissed, the England and Wales Cricket Board has announced.

Ajmal will have to undergo bowling tests

9:52am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has been reported for a suspected illegal bowling action, the International Cricket Council has announced.

Moeen Alii stars as England romp to win

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6:53pm Saturday 9th August 2014

England claimed a 2-1 lead in the Investec Test Series as India collapsed to an innings-and-54-run defeat inside three days at Emirates Old Trafford.

Broad and Anderson rip through India top order

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2:22pm Thursday 7th August 2014

England seamers James Anderson and Stuart Broad wreaked havoc with the new ball on the first morning of the fourth Investec Test, with India limping to lunch at 63 for five.

England India Emirates Old Trafford test preview

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9:14am Thursday 7th August 2014

England and India head into the fourth Test of the Investec Series this morning with captains Alastair Cook and Mahendra Singh Dhoni having outlined radically different views on the spirit of cricket.

Sri Lanka captain Jayawardene plays final test series

8:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

All eyes will be on Mahela Jayawardene as the former Sri Lanka captain steps out for his final Test series against Pakistan on Wednesday.

Watford wins Bishop's Cup Interfaith Cricket Tournament

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2:19pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

The tournament, which was between St Albans, Watford and Luton, was set up in 2011 by Rev Jay McLeod, then interfaith adviser to the Diocese of St Albans.

India name uncapped trio in squad for Old Trafford test

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12:00am Wednesday 6th August 2014

India have named uncapped trio Sanju Samson, Karn Sharma and Dhawal Kulkarni in their 17-man squad for the limited-overs matches against England.

Bell pays tribute to Gooch

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1:18pm Monday 4th August 2014

Ian Bell has paid tribute to former England batting coach Graham Gooch for helping to get him back amongst the runs.

Jadeja and Anderson cleared of ICC charges

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5:08pm Friday 1st August 2014

James Anderson has been cleared of any wrong-doing in his spat with Ravindra Jadeja during the Trent Bridge Test.

Moeen bags 6 for 67 as England level series

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2:07pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Alastair Cook hailed a near-perfect performance from England as they recorded their first Test win in almost a year.

Rangers Bilel Mohsni keen on promotion

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12:29pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Bilel Mohsni believes the existing Rangers squad has the quality to gain promotion from the Scottish Championship.

Bolt: 'I didn't slate games'

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11:14am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt tweeted to deny calling the Commonwealth Games "a bit s***" on Wednesday morning.

Qatar 2022 organisers 'shocked' that workers have not been paid

12:47pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Qatar 2022 organisers say they are "heavily dismayed" after it was revealed migrant workers employed to fit out the office block which houses their temporary headquarters have still not been paid.

Moeen Ali must remove Gaza wristbands say ICC

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11:33am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Moeen Ali must stop wearing his 'Save Gaza' and 'Free Palestine' wristbands while playing for England, the International Cricket Council has decided.

Dhoni unhappy with Jadeja fine

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5:48pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has complained bitterly about the "very hurtful decision" to fine Ravindra Jadeja for his alleged spat with James Anderson during the first Investec Test.

Silver for India in 10m Air Pistol Women

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5:14pm Friday 25th July 2014

Singapore's Shun Xie Teo (middle) celebrates winning the Gold Medal the final of the 10m Air Pistol Women.

VIDEO: Britain's first female Muslim boxer's story taken to the stage

Asian Image: TRAINER: Boxer Ambreen Sadiq whose story is being turned into a play

7:02am Friday 25th July 2014

A WOMAN who became Britain's first female Muslim boxer is helping to train actors who are sharing her extraordinary story in a play.

WIN: See England play India in style

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1:02pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Emirates Old Trafford has teamed up with Asian Image to offer one lucky winner a pair of tickets for the forthcoming Fourth Investec Test Match between England and India taking place at the world famous Old Trafford cricket ground from Thursday  August 7 to Monday 11 August 2014.

Commonwealth Games get under way in Glasgow

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10:14pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Team India were the first competing nation to enter Celtic Park to cheers from spectators as the Commonwealth Games were officially opened.

World Kabbadi League comes to the O2 Arena with performance by Akshay Kumar.

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1:47pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The World Kabaddi League will begin its global tour at O2 Arena London. on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 of August 2014.

Ishant Sharma revels in victory

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11:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

India paceman Ishant Sharma insists his side can give as good as they get on bowler-friendly wickets after crediting former England coach Duncan Fletcher for his match-winning display at Lord's.

Not a great fan of T20? Well, neither was I

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4:18pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

I have to admit I am not great fan of Twenty20 cricket.

Women cricketers to make a stand against forced marriage

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6:00pm Monday 21st July 2014

England women’s cricketers and female Bangladeshi cricketers met today to to discuss issues around sport, women’s empowerment and early forced marriage.

Rampant India go one-up in test series

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3:12pm Monday 21st July 2014

England collapsed to a 95-run defeat at Lord's, to concede a 1-0 Investec series lead and pile ever more pressure on their captain Alastair Cook.

ICC appeals against Bangladesh Premier League findings

1:24pm Saturday 19th July 2014

The International Cricket Council has appealed against the findings of the anti-corruption tribunal into the Bangladesh Premier League, and praised the conduct of Dhaka Gladiators coach Ian Pont.

Ajinkya Rahane century rescues India

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9:19am Friday 18th July 2014

England ran into the skilled resistance of Ajinkya Rahane as India defied the greenest of Lord's pitches of day one of the second Investec Test.

READER OFFER: Watch India play England at the Emirates Old Trafford in style!

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1:07pm Thursday 17th July 2014

The summer of 1990 heralded the arrival of Sachin Tendulkar onto the international cricket scene.

Dhoni: "We felt what happened was wrong, so we went ahead with the charges."

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9:18am Thursday 17th July 2014

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is unrepentant about India's decision to make an allegation of Level 3 seriousness against England's James Anderson.

Ozil to donate World Cup winnings to Brazilian charities

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3:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

German footballer Mesut Ozil is to donate his World Cup winnings Gaza it has been reported.

Indian cricket legend Rahul Dravid newest member of Laureus World Sports Academy

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1:05pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Rahul Dravid has been elected the newest member of the Laureus World Sports Academy.

Anderson denies pushing Ravindra Jadeja

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9:12am Wednesday 16th July 2014

India have made allegations against England bowler James Anderson for "abusing and pushing" all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja under Level 3 of the International Cricket Council's code of conduct.

IN PICTURES: Thousands welcome home World Champions Germany

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1:49pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Thousand have welcomed home the World Cup Champions to Berlin.

The 2014 World Cup in numbers

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12:00pm Monday 14th July 2014

It was one of the best World Cups in recent years. Here is who did what and how.

Mahela Jayawardene to retire from test cricket

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9:22am Monday 14th July 2014

Sri Lanka batsman Mahela Jayawardene, one of his sport's modern greats, is to retire from Test cricket.

Schweinsteiger confident Germany can make history

11:32am Sunday 13th July 2014

Bastian Schweinsteiger is confident Germany will not buckle under pressure on Sunday when they battle Argentina for the biggest prize in world football.

Midnight football during the month of Ramadan!

1:31pm Friday 11th July 2014

The Power League in Blackburn will be opening until 2am for the first time.

Neymar accepts Zuniga apology

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9:44am Friday 11th July 2014

Brazil star Neymar could not hold back the tears as he revealed he had come within a few inches of being paralysed.

Romero comes back to haunt van Gaal

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9:19am Thursday 10th July 2014

Sergio Romero came back to haunt Louis van Gaal as Argentina beat Holland on penalties to reach the World Cup final.

Holland vs Argentina: 'The Master versus The Magician'

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5:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Boxing promoters would be salivating over this contest, dubbing it the 'The Master versus The Magician'.

ICC Cricket World Cup trophy tours cricket nations

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2:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

The ICC Cricket World Cup trophy will visit countries that will participate in next year’s tournament to be staged in Australia and New Zealand.

Brazil defeat: Best social media pictures

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12:39pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Users on social media were quick to react to Brazil’s 7-1 loss to Germany yesterday.

Dhoni: 'It is a difficult job being captain'

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9:11am Wednesday 9th July 2014

If anyone can empathise with Alastair Cook's current problems, it is Mahendra Singh Dhoni - his opposite number in the forthcoming Investec Test series.

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