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We never expected to win World Cup in 1983: Srikkanth

We never expected to win World Cup in 1983: Srikkanth

India beat the Windies in the June 25 final on, but had a poor World Cup record heading into the tournament.

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Barcelona sign Japan winger Abe from Kashima

Barcelona sign Japan winger Abe from Kashima

Abe had signed a four-year contract with a 40 million euro buyout clause which would rise to 100 if he's promoted to the first team.

INTERVIEW

I want to keep winning as a coach, says former Barca star Xavi

The Spaniard hung up his boots at the end of last season and was named as Sadd coach.

SPECIAL COLUMN

Stimac’s biggest worry is unsettled central defence

The only link between the Indian teams of 2015 and 2019 will be the evergreen Sunil Chettri.

BARCELONA GREAT XAVI HERNANDEZ SPEAKS ON COACHING ASSIGNMENT.

FOOTBALL

Wolves overcome Man City in pre-season tournament

Wolves won the exhibition tournament 3-2 on penalties after the game against the Premier League champions.

Newcastle beat West Ham in pre-season event

In contrast to their meek 4-0 defeat to Wolverhampton on Wednesday, Newcastle were committed and bit hard into tackles.

Algeria pip Senegal to win CAF crown after 29 years

Bounedjah, who plays for Qatari side Al Sadd, gave his team a great start in the second minute when his deflected shot looped over Senegal goalkeeper.

PICTURE OF THE DAY

Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao with family after he defeated reigning WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman.

QUOTE OF THE DAY

I ended up paying attention to the number of rounds. By the time we got to the seventh I was like 'Damn, we're in the seventh already'.

- Keith Thurman on WBA fight against Manny Pacquiao.

CRICKET

Indian selectors pick new faces for West Indies tour

Virat Kohli would continue to lead in all three formats against the West Indies after the team was selected on Sunday.

Tendulkar, Donald inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

The former India batsman, who retired in November 2013, tallied 15,921 runs in Tests and 18,426 in ODIs.

ICC suspends Zimbabwe for non-compliance

The Croatia Cricket Federation and Zambia Cricket Union have both also been suspended for continuing non-compliance with ICC Membership criteria.