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SILVERSTONE - Runaway world championship leader Marc Marquez made it 11 wins from 12 races this season on Sunday as he won the British MotoGP at Silverstone. The 21-year-old Spanish Honda rider -- who on Saturday claimed his 10th pole position of the campaign -- prevailed in a stunning duel with compatriot and two-time world champion Jorge Lorenzo on a Yamaha.Lorenzo's team-mate Italian legend Valentino Rossi was third in what was a record 246th ...

ISLAMABAD - Asian Bradman Zaheer Abbas has expressed his utter disappointment over green caps dismal performance against Sri Lanka in both Test and One Day Internationals.Zaheer while talking with The Nation Sunday said: “I am quite astonished that despite being fully aware of the national teams worst performance in the two-Test matches, team management didn't pay any heed in removing flaws of the batsmen as they didn't learn anything from ...

NEW YORK - Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray stayed on course for a mouth-watering US Open quarter-final showdown Saturday as five-time women's champion Serena Williams stood alone as America's last singles title hope. But as the heavyweights of the sport eased into the fourth round, the women's draw was blown open again when Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova became the fifth top 10 seed to exit in the first week.Kvitova's misery was shared by ...

HARARE - In the 30th ODI meeting between these sides, Zimbabwe did ...

HARARE - Next year's Cricket World Cup will decide the kings of the ...

FONTANA - Will Power, who had his championship dreams destroyed twice ...

PORTLAND - Hur Mi-Jung led a Korean assault on the leaderboard with a ...

BERLIN - Japanese international Shinji Kagawa has re-signed for ...

ISLAMABAD - Islamabad Leopards finish the inaugural day at 92-4 ...

KARACHI - Former cricket greats said Sunday they fear Pakistan's one-day defeat in Sri Lanka will hurt preparations for the World Cup just five months away. Pakistan were beaten by seven wickets in ...

GOLD COAST - Australia Women secured an unassailable 2-0 series lead with a 63-run victory in the second T20 against Pakistan Women at Kerrydale Oval. There are still two matches left for the ...

NOTTINGHAM - Uncapped batsman Jason Roy was included in the 14-man England squad announced Sunday for next weekend's one-off Twenty20 international against India at Edgbaston. The 24-year-old Surrey ...

PARIS - England and Spain have led a record breaking summer transfer market by Europe's big five leagues worth well over $2 billion (1.5 billion euros, £1.2 billion), with more big deals ...

MADRID - La Liga champions Atletico Madrid recorded their first victory of the campaign with a hard-fought 2-1 win over newly-promoted Eibar on Saturday. First-half headers from Miranda and Mario ...

COPENHAGEN - China extended their dominance in women's doubles as Tian Qing and Zhao Yunlei claimed gold at the World Badminton Championships in Copenhagen on Sunday while South Korea struck gold in ...

Islamabad - Pakistan hockey team head coach Shahnaz Sheikh announced Sunday the last phase of national team training camp will start in a day or two due to prevailing situation of the capital. ...

LONDON - Liverpool reasserted their Premier League title credentials with a breezy 3-0 win at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday, but Arsenal were held to a 1-1 draw at Leicester City. Raheem Sterling, ...

ISLAMABAD - Pakistani bodybuilders earn laurels for the country in the Asian Bodybuilding Championship currently underway in Macau, China. Pakistan’s M Imran Qureshi won silver medal in 80kg ...

Sydney- Australia Women moved into a 2-0 series lead over Pakistan Women courtesy of a handsome 63-run win in the second Twenty20 International. Openers Elyse Villani (31) and DelissaKimmince (43) ...

DAMBULLA - Strong Sri Lanka inflicted a splendid seven-wicket defeat on Pakistan in the final ODI to clinch the series here at the Dambulla International Cricket Stadium Saturday.Sri Lankans were in ...

NOTTINGHAM - India's spinners again proved England's undoing as the tourists won the third one-day international at Trent Bridge on Saturday by six wickets to take a 2-0 lead in the five-match ...

DAMBULLA - Two for 1, 14-2, 14-3 and at the end of the innings, it was 102 all out, this thiny performance of skiny skipper Misbahul Haq made unanswered against tough opponents Sri Lanka at the ...

SILVERSTONE - Dominant championship leader Marc Marquez will attempt to return to winning ways at the British Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday. Two weeks ago the world champion saw his attempt to ...

NEW YORK - World number two Simona Halep and two-time champion Venus Williams tumbled out of the US Open on Friday, but Maria Sharapova bucked the upset trend that rocked the women's draw. Croatian ...

PORTLAND - South Korea's Kim In-Kyung fired a five-under 67 to stretch her lead to three shots after the second round of the LPGA Tour's Portland Classic on Friday. Kim, whose only top 25 finish this ...

MADRID - Brazilian star Neymar will make his first appearance of the season when Barcelona travel to face Villarreal on Sunday, but the Catalans will have to do without the injured Andres Iniesta. ...

MADRID - World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo has not been included in Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti's squad for their trip to Real Sociedad on Sunday due to ongoing injury problems. The ...

LONDON - Manchester United announced Saturday that they have reached an agreement to sign versatile Netherlands international Daley Blind from Ajax. "MUFC has reached agreement with Ajax to sign ...

ISLAMABAD - A colorful concluding ceremony of POF Wah Badminton Tournament-2014 held at POF Sports Complex, organised under the auspices of POF Sports Control Board Saturday. Two final competitions ...

COPENHAGEN - Malaysian world number one Lee Chong Wei secured a third straight men's singles finals appearance at the badminton world championships on Saturday while women's top seed Li Xuerui of ...

ISLAMABAD  - Pakistan's longest serving number 1 tennis player, Aqeel Khan has joined Davis Cup camp at Islamabad despite being not even 50 percent fit. “Sheer love for country and passion ...

LONDON - Stoke City condemned defending champions Manchester City to their first defeat of the Premier League season with a shock 1-0 win at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday. Senegalese striker Mame ...

HARARE - Michael Clarke is hoping to recover from a hamstring injury in time to lead Australia against Zimbabwe in Sunday's triangular series clash in Harare. Clarke missed Australia's first two ...

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