The New Indian Express - Sport - http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/ http://www.newindianexpress.com/ RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:21:26 +0530 Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:10:58 +0530 Sport Wilmots expects better from Belgium in last 16 vs. Hungary http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Wilmots-expects-better-from-Belgium-in-last-16-vs.-Hungary/2016/06/25/article3500167.ece Hungary has been one of the surprise packages of the tournament, while Belgium had mixed results in Group E. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:09:53 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Wilmots-expects-better-from-Belgium-in-last-16-vs.-Hungary/2016/06/25/article3500167.ece EURO 2016 Update: McAuley own-goal gives Wales 1-0 lead over Northern Ireland http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/EURO-2016-Update-McAuley-own-goal-gives-Wales-1-0-lead-over-Northern-Ireland/2016/06/25/article3500034.ece Northern Ireland defender Gareth McAuley diverted a low cross from Wales forward Gareth Bale past his own goalkeeper. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 20:57:48 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/EURO-2016-Update-McAuley-own-goal-gives-Wales-1-0-lead-over-Northern-Ireland/2016/06/25/article3500034.ece Calm and discreet Lloris to break France captaincy record http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Calm-and-discreet-Lloris-to-break-France-captaincy-record/2016/06/25/article3500032.ece It is hard to notice that Hugo Lloris is captain of France, such is his calm, soft-spoken attitude. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 20:51:08 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Calm-and-discreet-Lloris-to-break-France-captaincy-record/2016/06/25/article3500032.ece 67 Russians apply for exemptions to ban from Rio Olympics http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/67-Russians-apply-for-exemptions-to-ban-from-Rio-Olympics/2016/06/25/article3500027.ece The Russian sports minister says "up to 67 athletes" have applied to track and field's world governing body . Sat, 25 Jun 2016 20:45:49 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/67-Russians-apply-for-exemptions-to-ban-from-Rio-Olympics/2016/06/25/article3500027.ece Change in format working but UEFA has to do more http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Change-in-format-working-but-UEFA-has-to-do-more/2016/06/25/article3500010.ece “It's a natural development in European football in my view, when we see the popularity of national-team competitions”. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 20:05:59 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Change-in-format-working-but-UEFA-has-to-do-more/2016/06/25/article3500010.ece Poland beat Switzerland 5-4 at Penalties, go into Euro quarters http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Poland-beat-Switzerland-5-4-at-Penalties-go-into-Euro-quarters/2016/06/25/article3499988.ece Poland became the first team to reach the Euro 2016 quarterfinals by beating Switzerland 5-4 in a penalty shootout. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 19:38:08 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Poland-beat-Switzerland-5-4-at-Penalties-go-into-Euro-quarters/2016/06/25/article3499988.ece Nati's Seferovic returns for Poland clash http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Natis-Seferovic-returns-for-Poland-clash/2016/06/25/article3499970.ece Vladimir Petkovic made one change for Saturday’s Euro 2016 last 16 clash against Poland with striker Haris Seferovic returning to the side. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 18:40:54 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Natis-Seferovic-returns-for-Poland-clash/2016/06/25/article3499970.ece Copa America, Euro 2016 - five differences http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Copa-America-Euro-2016---five-differences/2016/06/25/article3499925.ece Euro finals and Copa America are taking place simultaneously with Ronaldo and Messi facing crucial matches. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 17:56:29 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Copa-America-Euro-2016---five-differences/2016/06/25/article3499925.ece Muguruza prefers thinking about Wimbledon glory than being No.1 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Muguruza-prefers-thinking-about-Wimbledon-glory-than-being-No.1/2016/06/25/article3499824.ece The Spanish star vaulted to No.2 after beating US tennis icon Serena Williams in the French Open final earlier this month, reports Efe. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 15:52:25 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Muguruza-prefers-thinking-about-Wimbledon-glory-than-being-No.1/2016/06/25/article3499824.ece Bale out to beat the luck of the Irish at Euro 2016 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Bale-out-to-beat-the-luck-of-the-Irish-at-Euro-2016/2016/06/25/article3499817.ece Thousands of fans from Wales and Northern Ireland poured into Paris on every available plane and train for the match. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 15:44:19 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Bale-out-to-beat-the-luck-of-the-Irish-at-Euro-2016/2016/06/25/article3499817.ece Del Potro back after four-year Davis Cup absence http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Del-Potro-back-after-four-year-Davis-Cup-absence/2016/06/25/article3499798.ece Argentine captain Daniel Orsanic also called up Federico Delbonis (ranked 37th), Guido Pella (51) and Juan Monaco (97). Sat, 25 Jun 2016 15:18:15 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Del-Potro-back-after-four-year-Davis-Cup-absence/2016/06/25/article3499798.ece Jitu Rai wins silver in ISSF World Cup http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Jitu-Rai-wins-silver-in-ISSF-World-Cup/2016/06/25/article3499779.ece Brazilian Felipe Almeida Wu won the gold medal with a total of 200.0, while Jongoh, who topped the qualification, totalled 178.8 in the elimination round to be content with the bronze. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 15:03:25 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Jitu-Rai-wins-silver-in-ISSF-World-Cup/2016/06/25/article3499779.ece Undeterred Dutee Chand sticks to her track, makes it to Rio Olympics in 100 meters category http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Undeterred-Dutee-Chand-sticks-to-her-track-makes-it-to-Rio-Olympics-in-100-meters-category/2016/06/25/article3499746.ece Dutee, after her qualification, vowed to perform even better and not let anyone down in the Olympics. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:38:28 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Undeterred-Dutee-Chand-sticks-to-her-track-makes-it-to-Rio-Olympics-in-100-meters-category/2016/06/25/article3499746.ece EURO BLOG: I saw Bale transform from a jinx into a world-beater http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/EURO-BLOG-I-saw-Bale-transform-from-a-jinx-into-a-world-beater/2016/06/25/article3499671.ece Now he deserves to be mentioned in the same breath as Messi, Neymar, Ronaldo and Suarez, says Harry Redknapp in am column for The Daily Telegraph. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:33:18 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/EURO-BLOG-I-saw-Bale-transform-from-a-jinx-into-a-world-beater/2016/06/25/article3499671.ece Expect fireworks and passion in this Battle of Britain http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Expect-fireworks-and-passion-in-this-Battle-of-Britain/2016/06/25/article3499665.ece Amid a political earthquake back home, the stage is set in Paris for British football to underline its growing strength. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:29:26 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Expect-fireworks-and-passion-in-this-Battle-of-Britain/2016/06/25/article3499665.ece Kane rejects burnout fears and is ready to break Euro goal duck http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Kane-rejects-burnout-fears-and-is-ready-to-break-Euro-goal-duck/2016/06/25/article3499662.ece It is only right at the end that Harry Kane nails it. Has the England striker had a chance to score in the three Euro 2016 games he has played so far? "Probably not. Not a clear chance where I'd say: 'I'm disappointed I missed that,'" Kane says. "But you just have to be ready for when that chance comes." Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:27:02 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Kane-rejects-burnout-fears-and-is-ready-to-break-Euro-goal-duck/2016/06/25/article3499662.ece Sterling boosted by Pep talk from Guardiola http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Sterling-boosted-by-Pep-talk-from-Guardiola/2016/06/25/article3499659.ece Pep Guardiola has telephoned Raheem Sterling to tell the under-fire England forward how important he is to his plans for Manchester City. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:24:51 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Sterling-boosted-by-Pep-talk-from-Guardiola/2016/06/25/article3499659.ece Messi ready for crowning glory in Copa final http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Messi-ready-for-crowning-glory-in-Copa-final/2016/06/25/article3499642.ece Messi will bid to gild his legacy as the greatest footballer of his generation by ending Argentina's 23-year wait. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:05:55 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Messi-ready-for-crowning-glory-in-Copa-final/2016/06/25/article3499642.ece Knockout ties will bring out best in Germany: Neuer http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Knockout-ties-will-bring-out-best-in-Germany-Neuer/2016/06/25/article3499631.ece Joachim Loew's side progressed to the last 16 as winners of Group C, beating Ukraine and Northern Ireland. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:01:14 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Knockout-ties-will-bring-out-best-in-Germany-Neuer/2016/06/25/article3499631.ece Irish fans eye revenge against hosts France http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Irish-fans-eye-revenge-against-hosts-France/2016/06/25/article3499614.ece Both teams have claimed that the incident six years ago will have little bearing on Sunday's tie in Lyon. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 10:37:50 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Irish-fans-eye-revenge-against-hosts-France/2016/06/25/article3499614.ece Current team best after Class of 2000: Harendra http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Current-team-best-after-Class-of-2000-Harendra/2016/06/25/article3499183.ece The 2000 Sydney Olympics was the best chance India had to bag a hockey medal after their gold at the Moscow Games in 80. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:38:09 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Current-team-best-after-Class-of-2000-Harendra/2016/06/25/article3499183.ece Team Jaipur confident training in Chennai will help script turnaround in upcoming season http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Team-Jaipur-confident-training-in-Chennai-will-help-script-turnaround-in-upcoming-season/2016/06/25/article3499180.ece Fourth season starts with the Mumbai leg on Sat, with Puneri Paltan taking on Telugu Titans at the NSCI SVP Stadium. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:36:29 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Team-Jaipur-confident-training-in-Chennai-will-help-script-turnaround-in-upcoming-season/2016/06/25/article3499180.ece Disillusioned Goan clubs start quit I-League movement, Dempo might follow suit http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Disillusioned-Goan-clubs-start-quit-I-League-movement-Dempo-might-follow-suit/2016/06/25/article3499164.ece “The ISL, hitherto termed as only a tournament by the AIFF, would leapfrog the I-League to become the nation’s top league, with no relegation. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:30:55 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Disillusioned-Goan-clubs-start-quit-I-League-movement-Dempo-might-follow-suit/2016/06/25/article3499164.ece Brexit effect: English league may be premier no more http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Brexit-effect-English-league-may-be-premier-no-more/2016/06/25/article3499162.ece With Brexit a reality, clubs face spike in transfer fee; player registration may become more complicated Sat, 25 Jun 2016 04:30:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Brexit-effect-English-league-may-be-premier-no-more/2016/06/25/article3499162.ece Sneaked into last 16, Portugal must start winning matches http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Sneaked-into-last-16-Portugal-must-start-winning-matches/2016/06/25/article3499235.ece With Cristiano Ronaldo finally showing his scoring prowess, Portugal is hoping to achieve something it hasn't managed yet. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:00:58 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Sneaked-into-last-16-Portugal-must-start-winning-matches/2016/06/25/article3499235.ece Germany needs to find its cutting edge; Mueller especially http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Germany-needs-to-find-its-cutting-edge-Mueller-especially/2016/06/25/article3499228.ece Though it's unbeaten in its three games so far at the Euro, the world champions have struggled to convert their chances. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:58:55 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Germany-needs-to-find-its-cutting-edge-Mueller-especially/2016/06/25/article3499228.ece Poland tries to contain the pressure on Lewandowski http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Poland-tries-to-contain-the-pressure-on-Lewandowski/2016/06/25/article3499210.ece Poland's main striker has not had his scoring boots on so far at the Euro, a sharp contrast to the qualifying stage Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:55:15 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Poland-tries-to-contain-the-pressure-on-Lewandowski/2016/06/25/article3499210.ece Spain's youngsters not getting many chances at Euro 2016 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Spains-youngsters-not-getting-many-chances-at-Euro-2016/2016/06/25/article3499191.ece The young players considered the future of Spanish soccer have not been getting many chances to show their potential at the Euro. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:50:54 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Spains-youngsters-not-getting-many-chances-at-Euro-2016/2016/06/25/article3499191.ece Modric, Mandzukic hopeful for Croatia against Portugal http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Modric-Mandzukic-hopeful-for-Croatia-against-Portugal/2016/06/25/article3499172.ece Luka Modric and Mario Mandzukic trained well on Friday and could be ready for at least part of the round of 16 game against Portugal. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:46:02 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Modric-Mandzukic-hopeful-for-Croatia-against-Portugal/2016/06/25/article3499172.ece From indifference to uncertainty, Brexit talk hits Euro 2016 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/From-indifference-to-uncertainty-Brexit-talk-hits-Euro-2016/2016/06/25/article3499161.ece Britain's momentous decision to leave the European Union was the talk of soccer's European Championship on Friday. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:42:48 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/From-indifference-to-uncertainty-Brexit-talk-hits-Euro-2016/2016/06/25/article3499161.ece Kane looking to emerge from scoring slump at Euro 2016 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Kane-looking-to-emerge-from-scoring-slump-at-Euro-2016/2016/06/25/article3498763.ece The leading scorer in last English Premier League with 25 goals for Tottenham, Kane didn't score in the group stage. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 01:01:49 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Kane-looking-to-emerge-from-scoring-slump-at-Euro-2016/2016/06/25/article3498763.ece Iceland's underdogs dream of toppling England at Euro 2016 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Icelands-underdogs-dream-of-toppling-England-at-Euro-2016/2016/06/25/article3498622.ece The saga of Iceland's football team doesn't need to end any time soon, and rivals would be foolish to underestimate them. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 00:32:45 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Icelands-underdogs-dream-of-toppling-England-at-Euro-2016/2016/06/25/article3498622.ece Italy defender Chiellini ready to face nemesis Spain http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Italy-defender-Chiellini-ready-to-face-nemesis-Spain/2016/06/25/article3498606.ece Giorgio Chiellini will be facing a familiar foe when his Italy side lines up against Spain in the last 16 of the Euro. Sat, 25 Jun 2016 00:23:10 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Italy-defender-Chiellini-ready-to-face-nemesis-Spain/2016/06/25/article3498606.ece Extra rest could help France play with more pace vs. Ireland http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Extra-rest-could-help-France-play-with-more-pace-vs.-Ireland/2016/06/24/article3498590.ece With the benefit of three days' extra rest, France is hoping to set a punishing pace that will wear Ireland out. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:54:37 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Extra-rest-could-help-France-play-with-more-pace-vs.-Ireland/2016/06/24/article3498590.ece UEFA's Collina wants keepers to stay on line for penalties http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/UEFAs-Collina-wants-keepers-to-stay-on-line-for-penalties/2016/06/24/article3498586.ece Goalkeepers who leave their goal-line early to save a penalty should get a yellow card and the kick should be retaken. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:47:04 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/UEFAs-Collina-wants-keepers-to-stay-on-line-for-penalties/2016/06/24/article3498586.ece Wimbledon 2016: Djokovic seeks next step toward Golden Slam http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Wimbledon-2016-Djokovic-seeks-next-step-toward-Golden-Slam/2016/06/24/article3498423.ece The Serbian owns 12 Grand Slam singles titles, a total eclipsed by only three men in the long history of tennis. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:08:40 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Wimbledon-2016-Djokovic-seeks-next-step-toward-Golden-Slam/2016/06/24/article3498423.ece Wimbledon 2016: Capsules on top men's players http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Wimbledon-2016-Capsules-on-top-mens-players/2016/06/24/article3498420.ece Men to watch at Wimbledon, which begins Monday. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:04:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Wimbledon-2016-Capsules-on-top-mens-players/2016/06/24/article3498420.ece Wimbledon 2016: Tournament history at a glance http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Wimbledon-2016-Tournament-history-at-a-glance/2016/06/24/article3498415.ece Last year Djokovic earned his third Wimbledon title by beating seven-time champion Roger Federer 7-6 (1), 6-7 (10), 6-4, 6-3. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:52:00 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Wimbledon-2016-Tournament-history-at-a-glance/2016/06/24/article3498415.ece Wimbledon 2016: Know about the top women's players participating http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Wimbledon-2016-Know-about-the-top-womens-players-participating/2016/06/24/article3498410.ece Women to watch at Wimbledon, which begins Monday. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:34:08 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Wimbledon-2016-Know-about-the-top-womens-players-participating/2016/06/24/article3498410.ece Pistorius shown in TV interview ahead of sentence for murdering girlfriend http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Pistorius-shown-in-TV-interview-ahead-of-sentence-for-murdering-girlfriend/2016/06/24/article3498401.ece Oscar Pistorius was mistakenly ushered to a vehicle carrying Barry Steenkamp, father of Reeva, the girlfriend he killed. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:23:49 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Pistorius-shown-in-TV-interview-ahead-of-sentence-for-murdering-girlfriend/2016/06/24/article3498401.ece Euro 2016: The big numbers http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Euro-2016-The-big-numbers/2016/06/24/article3498341.ece Surprise, Surprise -Spain doesnt lead the possession charts this Euro. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:14:43 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Euro-2016-The-big-numbers/2016/06/24/article3498341.ece England focus on penalty shoot-out: Rooney http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/England-focus-on-penalty-shoot-out-Rooney/2016/06/24/article3498340.ece The country's all-time top scorer spoke of the importance of getting into the rhythm of finding a corner. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:44:16 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/England-focus-on-penalty-shoot-out-Rooney/2016/06/24/article3498340.ece BCCI scraps Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy, announces new domestic T20 league http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/BCCI-scraps-Syed-Mushtaq-Ali-trophy-announces-new-domestic-T20-league/2016/06/24/article3498337.ece All state teams will play in their respective zones and then all 5 zones will select a team each for interzonal league. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:21:48 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/BCCI-scraps-Syed-Mushtaq-Ali-trophy-announces-new-domestic-T20-league/2016/06/24/article3498337.ece Fantastic to see underdogs celebrating at Euro 2016 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Fantastic-to-see-underdogs-celebrating-at-Euro-2016/2016/06/24/article3498335.ece The pictures of happy fans from Ireland, Northern Ireland, Iceland and Hungary have helped secure football's future. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:13:41 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Fantastic-to-see-underdogs-celebrating-at-Euro-2016/2016/06/24/article3498335.ece 18-member junior men's hockey team announced http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/18-member-junior-mens-hockey-team-announced/2016/06/24/article3498319.ece The squad led by defender Dipsan Tirkey is all set to take part in next month's EurAsia Cup in Russia. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:26:49 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/18-member-junior-mens-hockey-team-announced/2016/06/24/article3498319.ece Through to Olympics, Vikas and Manoj settle for bronze http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Through-to-Olympics-Vikas-and-Manoj-settle-for-bronze/2016/06/24/article3498303.ece Vikas was declared medically unfit and had to concede his bout against Turkmenistan's Achilov Arslanbek. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:41:10 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Through-to-Olympics-Vikas-and-Manoj-settle-for-bronze/2016/06/24/article3498303.ece Djokovic, Federer drawn for Wimbledon semi-final clash http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Djokovic-Federer-drawn-for-Wimbledon-semi-final-clash/2016/06/24/article3498296.ece The 29-year-old Djokovic begins his Wimbledon campaign against British wild card James Ward. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:29:00 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Djokovic-Federer-drawn-for-Wimbledon-semi-final-clash/2016/06/24/article3498296.ece Rio unveils Olympic village http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Rio-unveils-Olympic-village/2016/06/24/article3498260.ece The village will be home to more than 17,000 athletes and officials during the Olympics. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:34:36 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Rio-unveils-Olympic-village/2016/06/24/article3498260.ece Ronaldo has silenced his critics: Portugal team-mate Nani http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Ronaldo-has-silenced-his-critics-Portugal-team-mate-Nani/2016/06/24/article3498256.ece After two tough games failing to score, Ronaldo was the force behind Portugal's 3-3 draw against Hungary scoring two. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:22:51 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Ronaldo-has-silenced-his-critics-Portugal-team-mate-Nani/2016/06/24/article3498256.ece NorthEast United sign midfielder Fanai Lalrempuia http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/NorthEast-United-sign-midfielder-Fanai-Lalrempuia/2016/06/24/article3498238.ece After winning the I-league Under-19 twice, Lalrempuia has garnered the acclaim and accolades of critics and fans alike. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:07:19 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/NorthEast-United-sign-midfielder-Fanai-Lalrempuia/2016/06/24/article3498238.ece Kenya says extra drug tests ahead of Rio Olympics discriminatory http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Kenya-says-extra-drug-tests-ahead-of-Rio-Olympics-discriminatory/2016/06/24/article3498200.ece Kenyan athletics authorities have questioned the proposed stringent testing ahead of the Rio Olympic Games. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:44:45 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Kenya-says-extra-drug-tests-ahead-of-Rio-Olympics-discriminatory/2016/06/24/article3498200.ece Azarenka to miss Wimbledon with knee injury http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Azarenka-to-miss-Wimbledon-with-knee-injury/2016/06/24/article3498193.ece Azarenka has not walked into a court since withdrawing from the first round of Roland Garros against Karin Knapp. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:33:59 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Azarenka-to-miss-Wimbledon-with-knee-injury/2016/06/24/article3498193.ece Pistorius says murdered girlfriend wouldn’t want him to waste his life in prison http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Pistorius-says-murdered-girlfriend-wouldn’t-want-him-to-waste-his-life-in-prison/2016/06/24/article3498128.ece Pistorius believes that his late girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp wouldn’t want him to waste his life behind bars. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:29:27 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Pistorius-says-murdered-girlfriend-wouldn’t-want-him-to-waste-his-life-in-prison/2016/06/24/article3498128.ece Reawakened Ronaldo up against a Croatia with teeth http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Reawakened-Ronaldo-up-against-a-Croatia-with-teeth/2016/06/24/article3498097.ece The result saw Portugal just squeeze through behind Iceland and Hungary in third-place in Group F. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:04:30 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Reawakened-Ronaldo-up-against-a-Croatia-with-teeth/2016/06/24/article3498097.ece 'I would not want to be Roy if he lost to Iceland,' says Hallgrimsson http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/I-would-not-want-to-be-Roy-if-he-lost-to-Iceland-says-Hallgrimsson/2016/06/24/article3497928.ece Iceland have charmed Annecy, this delectable little town near the Swiss border, just as they have charmed the continent. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:43:45 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/I-would-not-want-to-be-Roy-if-he-lost-to-Iceland-says-Hallgrimsson/2016/06/24/article3497928.ece Joe might be small but he's just massive for us, claims Bale http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Joe-might-be-small-but-hes-just-massive-for-us-claims-Bale/2016/06/24/article3497910.ece Allen emerges as the unlikely hero for Wales as they seek a place in the Euro quarter-finals. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:22:00 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Joe-might-be-small-but-hes-just-massive-for-us-claims-Bale/2016/06/24/article3497910.ece Happy with exposure trips, coaches optimistic wards will find bullseye http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Happy-with-exposure-trips-coaches-optimistic-wards-will-find-bullseye/2016/06/24/article3497225.ece Whether it is the archers or their coaches, the Indian team is determined to do a good job at the Rio Olympics in August Fri, 24 Jun 2016 03:13:50 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Happy-with-exposure-trips-coaches-optimistic-wards-will-find-bullseye/2016/06/24/article3497225.ece Despite off-ring obstacles, two more pugilists qualify for Rio http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Despite-off-ring-obstacles-two-more-pugilists-qualify-for-Rio/2016/06/24/article3497222.ece It’s more than a miracle that India have managed to secure two more boxing berths for the Olympic Games in Rio. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 03:12:13 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Despite-off-ring-obstacles-two-more-pugilists-qualify-for-Rio/2016/06/24/article3497222.ece Sharath to be feted today http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Sharath-to-be-feted-today/2016/06/24/article3497218.ece Man of the Match K Gautham’s 53 helped Vijaya Bank (Bengaluru) beat India Cements in the All-India Lava YSCA Trophy. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 03:10:11 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Sharath-to-be-feted-today/2016/06/24/article3497218.ece Swati joins Vijayalakshmi in lead after ninth round http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Swati-joins-Vijayalakshmi-in-lead-after-ninth-round/2016/06/24/article3497212.ece Ghate leapfrogged to joint first spot after beating Mahalakshmi M, S Vijayalakshmi drew with Vaishali R to tally and join her. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 03:08:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Swati-joins-Vijayalakshmi-in-lead-after-ninth-round/2016/06/24/article3497212.ece Four Chennai boys make it to India's U-17 Futsal World Cup probables list http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Four-Chennai-boys-make-it-to-Indias-U-17-Futsal-World-Cup-probables-list/2016/06/24/article3497183.ece India is set to take part in the U-17 Futsal World Cup in Paraguay next month as a wild-card entrant. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 03:06:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Four-Chennai-boys-make-it-to-Indias-U-17-Futsal-World-Cup-probables-list/2016/06/24/article3497183.ece Euro 2016 so far: Minnows impress, goals dearth, fans' shame http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Euro-2016-so-far-Minnows-impress-goals-dearth-fans-shame/2016/06/24/article3497141.ece With the European Championship group stage over, UEFA proudly flagged up a statistic on Thursday: no team won all three games. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 01:16:32 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Euro-2016-so-far-Minnows-impress-goals-dearth-fans-shame/2016/06/24/article3497141.ece New Euro 2016 pitch in Lille already familiar to Germany http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/New-Euro-2016-pitch-in-Lille-already-familiar-to-Germany/2016/06/24/article3497122.ece Germany might have an advantage over Slovakia in Sunday's last 16 match at the European Championship. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 01:10:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/New-Euro-2016-pitch-in-Lille-already-familiar-to-Germany/2016/06/24/article3497122.ece O'Neill: Ireland does not need France revenge for motivation http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/ONeill-Ireland-does-not-need-France-revenge-for-motivation/2016/06/24/article3497109.ece Forget revenge, Ireland's game against France on Sunday is all about a chance to reach the quarterfinals of the Euro. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 01:06:11 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/ONeill-Ireland-does-not-need-France-revenge-for-motivation/2016/06/24/article3497109.ece Very British occasion in Paris for Euro 2016 quarterfinal http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Very-British-occasion-in-Paris-for-Euro-2016-quarterfinal/2016/06/24/article3497098.ece Wales and Northern Ireland have gone from playing in front of 529 fans to preparing for a British derby in the 45,000-capacity Parc des Princes. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 01:00:54 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Very-British-occasion-in-Paris-for-Euro-2016-quarterfinal/2016/06/24/article3497098.ece Why no FIR against Sardar Singh, DCW asks Delhi Police http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Why-no-FIR-against-Sardar-Singh-DCW-asks-Delhi-Police/2016/06/24/article3497090.ece The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) has issued a notice to the Deputy Commissioner of Police. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:56:50 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Why-no-FIR-against-Sardar-Singh-DCW-asks-Delhi-Police/2016/06/24/article3497090.ece Vijender out of Olympic contention, wishes best for Vikas http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Vijender-out-of-Olympic-contention-wishes-best-for-Vikas/2016/06/24/article3497066.ece With Vikas Krishan making the cut for Olympics in the 75kg category, the door is shut on the much celebrated Vijender Singh. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:47:08 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Vijender-out-of-Olympic-contention-wishes-best-for-Vikas/2016/06/24/article3497066.ece Pistorius says Steenkamp would want him freed http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Pistorius-says-Steenkamp-would-want-him-freed/2016/06/24/article3497056.ece Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has said he believes his late girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp would want him. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:42:04 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/sport/Pistorius-says-Steenkamp-would-want-him-freed/2016/06/24/article3497056.ece