Defending champion Kiki Bertens advanced to the final of the Nuremberg Cup when Misaki Doi became the sixth player to retire from the clay-court tournament
Having missed the 2009 and 2013 editions of the tournament, Bangladesh enter the 2017 Champions Trophy ranked the no. 6 ODI side in the world, and with a balance of old hands and talented youngsters in the squad
May 25 (Reuters) - India will benefit from a fitter, more mature squad when they begin their defence of the Champions Trophy next month, but the team have little room for error because of the tournament's short format, skipper Virat Kohli said on Thursday.
Google's AlphaGo AI has won over world champion and number one ranked Go player Ke Jie for the second time in a row. Since there's only one match left to play, AlphaGo has clutched the overall win in the mini tournament, held from May 23-27 in Wuzhen, China. Show More Summary
Virat Kohli said India don't have the luxury of a slow start in the Champions Trophy, their biggest challenge in a short tournament
England defeated six-time champion Argentina 3-0 on the opening day of the 2017 under-20 World Cup on Saturday for its first win in the tournament since 1997
May 16 (Reuters) - Ireland will get another opportunity to dent double defending champions England's celebrations at next year's Six Nations, with the two sides set to face each other at Twickenham on the final day of the tournament on March 17.
The Florida Gators are the No. 1 overall seed and host one of 16 regional rounds. The 2017 NCAA softball tournament bracket was revealed on Sunday night, with 64 teams vying for a chance to become champions of the sport. Thirty-two teams...Show More Summary
The Bangladesh national cricket team will fight to boost their world ICC One Day International ranking just three weeks ahead of the prestigious Champions Trophy tournament, when they face host Ireland in the opener of an ODI tri-nation...Show More Summary
Chicago (AFP) – Reigning Women’s World Cup champion United States will host top-10 rivals Australia, Japan and Brazil in a new tournament this year and next, the US Soccer Federation said Wednesday. The first Tournament of Nations will...Show More Summary
The official broadcaster of the Champions Trophy, Star, has written to the ICC outlining its concerns regarding the uncertainty over India's participation in the tournament
MUMBAI, May 4 (Reuters) - India's chances of participating in the Champions Trophy brightened on Thursday when a court-appointed panel of administrators asked the cricket board (BCCI) to pick the squad for the June 1-18 tournament.
MUMBAI, May 4 (Reuters) - Star Sports have raised concerns with cricket's governing body that advertisers might steer clear of the Champions Trophy if India opted against competing at the tournament in England, an official from the broadcaster has told Reuters.
LONDON, May 3 (Reuters) - Former champion Maria Sharapova's hopes of playing at this year's Wimbledon championships will hinge on a June 20 meeting of tournament organisers unless the Russian hits form in forthcoming events in Rome and Madrid.
LONDON, May 3 (Reuters) - Former champion Maria Sharapova's hopes of playing at this year's Wimbledon championships could hinge on a June 20 meeting of tournament organisers unless the Russian hits form in forthcoming events in Rome and Madrid.
Supercell has announced the Crown Championship for Clash Royale [Free], a championship season designed to find a champion for the Spring Season of the game. The championship will take part in 4 phases: the first phase, open play, will run May 11th-16th. Hundreds of 1000-player custom tournaments will open up for rank 8 and up
The French Open has a dilemma: Do tournament organizers grant two-time French Open winner, five-time grand slam champion, and recently returned doper Maria Sharapova a wild card into the main draw, ensuing she’s part of the tournament when the first round begins on May 28? Should she receive a wild card into the… Read more...
A 12-year-old chess champion was kicked out of the national chess championships because the tournament director said her clothes were "seductive." 12-Year-Old Chess Champion Booted From Tournament Over ‘Seductive’ Dress is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
The finals are set at the Champions Cup curling tournament. Calgary's Kevin Koe will face Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., in the men's title draw on Sunday. On the women's side it'll be Ottawa's Rachel Homan against Sweden's Anna Hasselborg.
DEAR MALAYSIAN CHESS COMMUNITY,I heard the most disturbing incident from one of my student’s mother.At the National… Posted by Kaushal Kal on Thursday, April 27, 2017 A 12-year-old chess champion in Malaysia was forced to withdraw from...Show More Summary