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Brazilian president leads among women, older voters

By | October 23, 2014

Brasilia, Oct 23 : Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, who is to compete in a presidential runoff Sunday, leads among women and older people.… Read it!

Brazil footballer banned for pushing referee

By | October 23, 2014

Rio de Janeiro, Oct 23 : Corinthians striker Paolo Guerrero has been banned for three Brazilian Serie A football matches after being found guilty of physical aggression towards a referee.… Read it!

Jorgensen hopes Lee’s doping rumour to be ‘false alarm’

By | October 23, 2014

Paris, Oct 23 : World No. 3 shuttler Jan O Jorgensen said he hopes the reports about Malaysia’s top badminton player Lee Chong Wei having failed a doping test is a “false alarm”.… Read it!

Olympiacos beat Juventus in Champions League

By | October 23, 2014

Athens, Oct 23 : Greek football club Olympiacos shocked Italian giants Juventus 1-0 in the third Champions League Group A match held here.… Read it!

Former Windies coach says he was fired by WICB

By | October 23, 2014

Kingston (Jamaica), Oct 23 : Ottis Gibson says he was fired as the West Indies head coach despite a statement from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) suggesting otherwise.… Read it!

Chinese company signs Rio 2016 uniform deal

By | October 23, 2014

Rio de Janeiro, Oct 23 : Chinese sports apparel maker 361 will be the official uniform supplier for the Rio 2016 Olympics, the organizers have said.… Read it!

‘Fake’ Chelsea footballer jailed for four years

By | October 23, 2014

London, Oct 23 : An impostor who pretended to be a Premier League club Chelsea footballer has been jailed for four years.… Read it!

US air defence forces on alert after attack on Canadian parliament

By | October 23, 2014

By Arun Kumar, Washington, Oct 23 : Air defence forces were put on high alert and cities across the US increased security after Wednesday’s deadly shooting attacks on the Canadian parliament in the capital city of Ottawa.… Read it!

Gabriel fires Flamengo to victory over Internacional

By | October 23, 2014

Rio de Janeiro, Oct 23 : Flamengo eased their relegation fears after a Gabriel double gave them a 2-0 victory over Internacional in Brazil’s Serie A championship.… Read it!

European Champions League standings

By | October 23, 2014

Paris, Oct 23 : Following are the European Champions League standings after third round of matches finished Wednesday (tabulated under matches played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, against, points), according to Xinhua.… Read it!