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AIFF urges aggrieved Goan clubs to consider proposed three-tier model `rationally`  Jun 28, 2:07 pm
New Delhi, June.28 (ANI): Expressing sadness over the decision made by former champions Salgaocar and fellow Goan side Sporting Clube de Goa to withdraw from the next edition of the I-League, All India Football Federation (AIFF) general secretary Kushal Das has urged the two aggrieved clubs to view the proposed three-tier structure for the Indian football 'rationally' and not 'emotionally'.
France: Bomb scare in Nice ahead of England-Iceland match  Jun 27, 8:41 pm
London, June 27 (ANI): A shopping mall has been evacuated in the French city of Nice, after a bomb scare set off panic, hours before England's Euro 2016 match with Iceland
Real Madrid legend Michel Salgado signs up for Premier Futsal  Jun 27, 8:29 pm
Mumbai, June 27, 2016: Former multiple-title winning Real Madrid footballer Michel Salgado has signed a three-year deal to play in Premier Futsal, becoming the latest in a series of global football stars to confirm their participation in the world's first-ever multi-national futsal league ahead of its inaugural season.
Baichung Bhutia hopes Lionel Messi reneges on international retirement  Jun 27, 5:20 pm
Siliguri, June.27 (ANI): Describing Lionel Messi's retirement as 'unfortunate', former Indian football captain Baichung Bhutia on Monday expressed hope that the Argentina talisman will reconsider his decision and continue to represent his nation at the international level.
`Global icon` Messi should drop Argentina's retirement plan: ex-footballer   Jun 27, 3:20 pm
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): Shocked by Lionel Messi's sudden retirement from international football, former Indian footballer Anadi Barua on Monday urged the Argentina star striker to drop his idea and continue to play the game.
Messi bids adieu to international football post Copa America drubbing  Jun 27, 11:26 am
Washington, D.C, June 27 (ANI):Barcelona star striker Lionel Messi on Monday announced his retirement from international football after missing a penalty in Argentina's 2-4 defeat against Chile in the Copa America Centenario final at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.
Shraddha injures ankle on `Half Girlfriend` set  Jun 25, 4:37 pm
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI): Shraddha Kapoor, who is leaving no stone unturned to perfect her role of a basketball player in the upcoming movie 'Half Girlfriend', has injured her ankle during shooting.
Euro 2016: Del Bosque defends De Gea after Spain's 2-1 loss to Croatia  Jun 22, 12:02 pm
London, June.22 (ANI): Spain football manager Vicente del Bosque has come to the defence of David de Gea, insisting that the under-fire goalkeeper shouldn't be blamed for their side's 2-1 defeat at the hands of Croatia in their final Group D match of Euro 2016.
Dravid calls for an `open-minded` approach to day-night Tests  Jun 21, 10:39 pm
New Delhi, June.21 (ANI): Former India captain Rahul Dravid has called on `skeptical` international players to have an 'open mind' about playing day-night Test cricket with the pink kookaburra ball, insisting that initial experiments will provide valuable lessons that will help evolve the concept.
Ibrahimovic to hang up international boots after Euro 2016   Jun 21, 9:16 pm
Johannesburg, June.21 (ANI): Sweden star football Zlatan Ibrahimovic has announced that he will retire from international football after the ongoing European Championship in Paris.
Maharashtra win inaugural edition of India's Softball League  Jun 20, 7:08 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI):Maharashtra have won the first edition of the Bad Bull Softball League in India by fending off Punjab 2-1 at Saket Sports Complex on Monday.
India gets the hang of Softball through inter-state league  Jun 20, 6:53 pm
New Delhi, June.20 (ANI): In a bid to encourage amateur baseball and softball at entry level among the common masses, an eight-team national level Softball league was held recently in the national capital.
Iggy Azalea, Nick Young no more an item  Jun 20, 2:32 pm
Washingtin D.C.,June 20 (ANI): Iggy Azalea and Nick Young have called it quits, says her recent post.
Shami, Saha give green light to pink ball after domestic trials   Jun 20, 2:21 pm
Kolkata, June.20 (ANI): Indian fast bowler Mohammad Shami and wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha have given positive reviews about the day-night cricket with pink kookaburra ball.
Arjun, Shraddha sweating hard on 'Half Girlfriend' set  Jun 20, 11:08 am
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): Arjun Kapoor and Sraddha Kapoor are sweating it off on the basketball court for their upcoming movie, based on Chetan Bhagat's 'Half Girlfriend.'
Del Bosque delighted to see Spain overcome goal-scoring struggles   Jun 18, 11:34 am
Paris, June.18 (ANI): Spain football manager Vicente del Bosque has expressed his delight over his side's superior display at the Euro 2016 which saw them overcome their goal-scoring struggles to secure a place in the knockout stages of the prestigious tournament.
Pele backs `reliable` Tite as new Brazil coach  Jun 17, 2:45 pm
Johannesburg, June 17 (ANI): Brazil football great Pele has backed the appointment of new national coach Tite while describing the former Corinthians manager as a reliable man for a demoralized team.
Eden Gardens to host India's first pink ball game  Jun 16, 8:19 pm
Kolkata, June.16 (ANI): The iconic Eden Gardens, Kolkata will host India's first day-night game with a pink ball, starting June 18th. The four-day game, which is the final of the Super League tournament will feature a pink Kookaburra, which has been a topic of engagement amongst the cricket fraternity world over in the past year.
Tite replaces Dunga as Brazil coach post Copa America fiasco  Jun 16, 5:54 pm
Johannesburg, June.16 (ANI): Tite has been named as Brazil's new football coach, replacing Dunga who was sacked from the position following the national team's embarrassing exit from the Copa America.
UEFA gives Russia 'suspended disqualification' from Euro 2016  Jun 14, 6:33 pm
Johannesburg, June 14 (ANI): UEFA, the European football's governing body, has ordered 'suspended disqualification' to Russia following crown disturbances and racist behaviour by fans during the country's 1-1 draw in the opening match of the European Championship against England.
French president calls killing of Police couple a terror attack  Jun 14, 4:15 pm
London, June 14 (ANI): The murder of a French police couple by an assailant, claiming allegiance to the ISIS, has been called by the French president Francois Hollande as "incontestably a terrorist act".
Zayn Malik's last minute cancellation of gig leaves fans livid  Jun 13, 2:27 pm
Melbourne, June 13 (ANI): Zayn Malik's last minute cancellation of Summertime Ball performance at Wembley Stadium in London has drawn a lot of anger from his fans.
Crowd violence: UEFA opens disciplinary proceedings against Russia   Jun 12, 4:55 pm
London, June 12 (ANI): UEFA, the European football's governing body, has launched disciplinary proceedings against Russia following crown disturbances and racist behaviour by fans during the country's 1-1 draw in the opening match of the European Championship against England.
Cook, Shearer honoured on Queen Elizabeth's birthday  Jun 12, 3:19 pm
Johannesburg, June 12 (ANI): Legendary England footballer Alan Shearer and country's cricket team skipper Alastair Cook have been made Commanders of the British Empire (CBE) in Queen Elizabeth II's 90th birthday honours list.
`Anxiety-struck` Zayn Malik cancels London show  Jun 12, 2:21 pm
Washington D.C., June 12 (ANI): Taking some time off the stage, Zayn Malik has called off his concert at London's Capital Summertime Ball after suffering an "anxiety" attack.