DAMBULLA: Pakistan won the toss and chose to bat in the third and final one day international against Sri Lanka at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium in Dambulla on Saturday (today), ARY News reports.
HAMPTON: NASCAR champion Tony Stewart said on Friday that killing a fellow driver in a racing incident this month will affect him for the rest of his life, but that returning to the track this weekend will help him deal with the tragedy.
NEW YORK: Top seeds Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic were forced to take a backseat to America's latest tennis sweetheart on Thursday, as 15-year-old Catherine Bellis hogged the Flushing Meadows limelight once again.
MONACO: Cristiano Ronaldo, whose extra-time penalty put the seal on Real Madrid's 4-1 Champions League final victory over Atletico Madrid in May, was named UEFA's Best Player in Europe on Thursday.
NEW YORK: Second round action at the U.S. Open began with a shock and ended with some late-night drama as men's third seed Stan Wawrinka barked at fans before shouting for joy at his 6-3 6-4 3-6 7-6 (1) win over Thomaz Bellucci on…
LONDON: England captain Alastair Cook's misery over his side's one-day humbling at the hands of India was compounded on Thursday when he was fined 20 percent of his match fee for a slow over rate.
BERNE: Athletic Bilbao took advantage of shambolic defending to beat Napoli 3-1 on Wednesday and reach the Champions’ League group stage for the first time in 16 years, leaving the Italians counting the cost of their premature exit.
MADRID: Spain's Xabi Alonso has called time on his international career, having won the World Cup, two European championships and 114 caps.