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New regulations for helmet safety- ICC announces  👤271

2017-01-16 16:16:10

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced new regulations for helmet safety during men's and women's international matches.

Barcelona 5-0 Las Palmas  👤1107

2017-01-15 11:38:37

Luis Suarez scored twice as Barcelona cut Real Madrid's La Liga lead to two points by thrashing Las Palmas.

Murray to play Marchenko in Australian Open  👤1318

2017-01-13 15:30:43

Britain's world number one Andy Murray will play Ukraine's Ilya Marchenko in the Australian Open first round.

China facing weightlifting ban as IOC sanctions more athletes over doping  👤1106

2017-01-13 12:14:47

China faces a ban from international weightlifting competition after three of its athletes failed doping tests.

World's best - but who did he vote for?  👤1372

2017-01-10 15:29:40

Cristiano Ronaldo was named the world's best player at the inaugural Best Fifa Football Awards, beating old rival Lionel Messi to the title.

Faster and bouncier pitch awaits SL  👤1886

2017-01-10 12:39:16

Sri Lanka may look to avoid a white wash when they fly to Johannesburg where they will meet South Africa in the third Test, but the pitch they will get there will be the faster and bouncier in the series.

Rugby referees to be felicitated  👤1880

2017-01-10 10:05:08

Rugby referees are to be felicitated for the first time for the tremendous and untiring work they do under immense pressure on the field.

Sri Lanka sends six players for tennis tourney  👤1696

2017-01-09 12:40:21

Sri Lanka will send six players (3 girls and 3 boys) to participate in the ITF Asia 14 years and under Development Tennis Championship division II to be held at the Asian Training Centre in Bangkok, Thailand from 8 to 21 January.

Rooney becomes Manchester United’s joint-all time top scorer  👤1333

2017-01-08 12:01:27

Wayne Rooney became Manchester United's joint leading scorer of all time when he scored his 249th goal for the club on Saturday in the FA Cup third-round tie against Reading

Murray to face Djokovic in Qatar final  👤1836

2017-01-07 08:40:29

Sir Andy Murray will face defending champion Novak Djokovic in the Qatar Open final on Saturday after beating third seed Tomas Berdych in the semis.

Blue Star and Air Force lock horns  👤1348

2017-01-06 12:29:03

The Blue Star Sport Club lock horns with Air Force SC in the super eight of the Dialog Champions League knock-out match starting at 3 p.m. at Kelaniya Football Complex today.

Hours of concentration needed – Mathews  👤1565

2017-01-06 11:35:35

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews said poor batting was the main reason for his team's 282-run defeat on the fourth day of the second Test against South Africa at Newlands on Thursday.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, quits as ODI, T20 captain  👤1853

2017-01-05 10:49:04

"OK, THAT'S it." M S Dhoni needed just three words to let the chairman of selectors, M S K Prasad, know late Wednesday evening that he was ready to step down as India's captain in ODIs and T20s.

PoW meets Tissa in final today  👤1995

2017-01-05 10:23:01

Defending champion Prince of Wales College (A) Moratuwa will meet Tissa Central College (A) Kalutara in the final of the 'Singer Trophy' Under-13 Division 1 inter schools cricket tournament today (5).

The Brazilian Soccer Club Devastated by a Plane Crash Is Rebuilding Its Team  👤1421

2017-01-04 12:58:21

The Brazilian soccer team that saw most of its senior players perish in a plane crash in November is rebuilding its team almost entirely, in time for the country's new soccer season.

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