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Force India unveil sleek new team livery

Force India unveil sleek new team livery

Force India have revealed a new team livery which will adorn their cars during the 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship. The revised colour scheme, which was unveiled by Sergio Perez and Nico Hulkenberg at a special launch in Mexico City on Wednesday, was presented on an old car following the team’s decision to delay […]

China’s Wang buys 20% of Atletico Madrid for $52m

China’s Wang buys 20% of Atletico Madrid for $52m

Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin bought a 20 percent stake in Spanish league champions Atletico Madrid on Wednesday, his company announced, the first mainland Chinese investment in a top European football club. The deal was worth 45 million euros ($52 million) the real estate tycoon’s Wanda Group said on a verified account on China’s Twitter-like Sina […]

Ronaldo double takes Real Madrid four points clear

Ronaldo double takes Real Madrid four points clear

MADRID: Cristiano Ronaldo rounded off a week where he was named world player of the year for the third time scoring a double as Real Madrid opened up a four-point lead at the top of La Liga with a 3-0 win away to Getafe on Sunday. The visitors had to wait 63 minutes to make […]

AB de Villiers smashes fastest ODI hundred in 31 balls

AB de Villiers smashes fastest ODI hundred in 31 balls

JOHANNESBURG: South African AB de Villiers smashed the fastest ever one-day century in 31 balls against the West Indies at Wanderers on Sunday. After coming to the wicket following a massive 247-run opening stand between Hashim Amla and Rilee Rossouw, De Villiers compounded the tourist’ misery as he belted eight fours and 11 massive sixes […]

Cristiano Ronaldo dumps model girlfriend Irina Shayk

Cristiano Ronaldo dumps model girlfriend Irina Shayk

Cristiano Ronaldo dumped his model girlfriend – after she apparently refused to attend a surprise birthday celebration for his mum. The football superstar, 29, spent New Year’s Eve alone with his son when Irina Shayk decided not to attend the 60th birthday party, it was claimed today. The couple rowed and the former Manchester United […]

Ronaldo: I want to catch Messi

Ronaldo: I want to catch Messi

The Real Madrid superstar is hungry for more success after claiming his third Ballon d’Or on Monday and now sets his sights on the Argentina international’s record. Real Madrid attacker Cristiano Ronaldo is determined to win another Ballon d’Or and catch up to record-holder Lionel Messi. The Portugal international beat the Barcelona forward and Bayern […]

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Fifa Ballon d’Or 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Fifa Ballon d’Or 2014

Real Madrid attacker Cristiano Ronaldo has won the 2014 Fifa Ballon d’Or ahead of Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi, scooping up the prestigious individual award for the third time in his career. Ronaldo enjoyed a hugely successful 2014, in which he guided Madrid to Champions League glory by netting a […]

Ronaldo: I’d like to play with Messi and Neuer

Ronaldo: I’d like to play with Messi and Neuer

Cristiano Ronaldo says he would be interested in playing with fellow Fifa Ballon d’Or candidates Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer in future. Speaking ahead of the ceremony later on Monday in the official press conference, all three players were asked which footballers from the past they would like to have played with. Both Messi and […]

Unfair to compare Dhoni and Kohli: Ganguly

Unfair to compare Dhoni and Kohli: Ganguly

Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly on Sunday said it is not ideal to equate the captaincy abilities of Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli, who according to him will only become better with experience. “There will be a strong urge compare Kohli and Dhoni. I don’t think the two can be compared and it would […]

Messi: I’m not leaving Barcelona

Messi: I’m not leaving Barcelona

Chelsea and Manchester City have both been heavily linked with a move for the Argentina superstar but he insists that he does not want to leave the Camp No. Lionel Messi insists he has no intention of leaving Barcelona. The Argentina superstar has been heavily linked with both Manchester City and Chelsea after a reported […]

Barca star trio down Atletico

Barca star trio down Atletico

Madrid: Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez were all on target as Barcelona eased talk of a club crisis with a 3-1 win over La Liga champions Atletico Madrid on Sunday. Messi shrugged off speculation surrounding his future at the Camp Nou to cross for Neymar to scramble home the opener and then tee up […]

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