Latest News - Deccan Chronicle www.deccanchronicle.com/rss/sports/rss.xml en BCCI emergency meet on Sunday http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140418/sports-cricket/article/bcci-emergency-meet-sunday   New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India has convened an emergent working committee meeting on Sunday, April 20, in the wake of the adverse comments of the Supreme Court against sidelined Board president N. Srinivasan on Wednesday. With at least six units of the association rising in sports Cricket BCCI IPL7 TO DO Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:40:18 +0530 TODO IPL 7 Cricket Score RCB vs DD: Yuvraj's unbeaten half century helps RCB thrash DD http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-cricket/article/ipl-7-live-cricket-score-rcb-vs-dd Sharjah: Yuvraj Singh struck form with a brilliant unbeaten half century as Royal Challengers Bangalore crushed Delhi Daredevils by eight wickets in their IPL campaign opener in Sharjah on Thursday. Yuvraj (52 not out) shared 84 runs with captain Virat Kohli (49 not out) for the unconquered third Cricket IPL7 RCB vs DD Live Cricket Score TO DO Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:29:48 +0530 TODO BCCI convenes emergency meeting on April 20 on IPL http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-cricket/article/bcci-convenes-emergent-working-committee-meeting-april-20-ipl Mumbai: Heeding to the demands of some affiliated state units, the BCCI has decided to convene an Emergent Working Committee meeting here on April 20 to take stock of the developments relating to the case before the Supreme Court regarding IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal. "BCCI Working Cricket BCCI sports TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:36:01 +0530 TODO BCCI appoints P S M Chandran as Lead Doping Control Officer in IPL http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-cricket/article/bcci-appoints-p-s-m-chandran-lead-doping-control-officer-ipl   Dubai: Sports medicine expert Dr P S M Chandran was on Thursday appointed as Lead Doping Control Officer for the seventh edition of Indian Premier League, the first leg of which has started in the UAE.   Chandran has been appointed for the job by the BCCI and the IDTM (International Doping Tests IPL Cricket sports TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:53:29 +0530 TODO Tennis: Rafael Nadal passes clay landmark with 300th victory http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-tennis/article/tennis-rafael-nadal-passes-clay-landmark-300th-victory   Monte Carlo: Top seed Rafael Nadal finished with a clean ace on match point to seal his 300th career victory on clay and advance into the quarter-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters on Thursday.                 The eight-time winner here became just the 11th man to crack 300 wins on the dirt: the Rafael Nadal tennis sports TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:41:58 +0530 TODO World T20 final defeat still rankles Yuvraj Singh http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-cricket/article/world-t20-final-defeat-still-rankles-yuvraj   Bangalore: Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh on Thursday said it was difficult to cope with the World Twenty20 final defeat against Sri Lanka but he was learning to take disappointments in his stride. India had reached the summit clash of the tournament unbeaten but failed cap the brilliant campaign Yuvraj singh world t20 final Cricket sports TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:16:21 +0530 TODO World T20 final defeat still rankles, says Yuvraj Singh http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-cricket/article/world-t20-final-defeat-still-rankles-says-yuvraj-singh Bangalore: Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh on Friday said it was difficult to cope with the World Twenty20 final defeat against Sri Lanka but he was learning to take disappointments in his stride. India had reached the summit clash of the tournament unbeaten but failed cap the brilliant campaign with Cricket Yuvraj singh ICC World T2O icc world t20 final TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:09:59 +0530 TODO I haven't met the new boss, admits Fernando Alonso http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-cricket/article/i-havent-met-new-boss-admits-fernando-alonso Shanghai: Fernando Alonso paid tribute Thursday to former Ferrari team boss Stefano Domenicali, who sensationally quit this week, and admitted that he had not even spoken to the new man at the helm. Domenicali stepped down on Monday, after a torrid start to the season, culminating most recently in Formula 1 Ferrari Fernando Alonso Stefano Domenicali TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:18:40 +0530 TODO IPL 7: Kolkata Knight Riders Team Gallery http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140416/sports-cricket/gallery/kkr Cricket IPL 7 Kolkata Knight Riders IPL 2014 TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:35:07 +0530 TODO IPL 7: Star studded Royal Challengers to take on Delhi Daredevils http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-cricket/article/star-studded-royal-challengers-take-delhi-daredevils Sharjah: A new look Delhi Daredevils will launch their Indian Premier League campaign against Royal Challengers Bangalore in Sharjah on Thursday without the services of their star batsman and captain Kevin Pietersen.   Pietersen has been ruled out because of injury. It will be a big setback for Cricket IPL7 RCB vs DD Kevin Pietersen TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:10:40 +0530 TODO IPL 7: RR look to put behind controversies in IPL opener against SRH http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-cricket/article/ipl-7-rr-look-put-behind-controversies-ipl-opener-against-srh Abu Dhabi: One of the worst hit teams in last year's spot-fixing scandal, Rajasthan Royals will be keen to clear their off-field image with good on-field performances when they begin their IPL campaign by taking on a formidable Sunrisers Hyderabad in Abu Dhabi on Friday. The Royals were left Cricket IPL7 RR vs SRH Shane Watson TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:30:34 +0530 TODO Bale magic leads Real Madrid past Barcelona in Copa del Rey final http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-cricket/article/bale-magic-leads-real-madrid-past-barcelona-copa-del-rey-final Valencia: Gareth Bale's late gallop and goal sealed Real Madrid its 19th Copa del Rey title on Wednesday in a thrilling 2-1 win over Barcelona, as the Welshman filled the void left by the injured Cristiano Ronaldo to claim his first career trophy. Ronaldo's extra-time heroics gave Madrid the 2011 football Copa del Rey Gareth Bale Real Madrid vs Barcelona TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:49:25 +0530 TODO Hulkenberg denies strike threat over wages http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-motor-sports/article/hulkenberg-denies-strike-threat-over-wages Shanghai: Nico Hulkenberg on Thursday denied reports that F1 drivers were threatening to go on strike over unpaid salaries, but he called for quick action to resolve the problem. Hulkenberg said it was "not good for the sport" that drivers were kept waiting for their wages and said discussions Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix Nico Hulkenberg Grand Prix Drivers' Association TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:28:25 +0530 TODO IPL 7: Beleaguered CSK open IPL campaign against revamped KXIP http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-cricket/article/ipl-7-beleaguered-csk-open-ipl-campaign-against-revamped-kxip Abu Dhabi: Distracted to an extent by off-field furores surrounding them, two-time former champions Chennai Super Kings would look to bring the focus back on their cricketing prowess when they take on a revamped Kings XI Punjab in their IPL opener in Abu Dhabi on Friday. The Chennai outfit, the Cricket IPL7 Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab CSK vs KXIP TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:55:01 +0530 TODO Gold shows I'm on right path in crucial year: Manavjit Singh Sandhu http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140417/sports-other-sports/article/gold-shows-im-right-path-crucial-year-manavjit-singh-sandhu New Delhi: Eyeing an Olympic quota place for 2014, ace Indian shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu says the gold medal at the recent ISSF World Cup is a proof that his preparation is headed in the right direction in a crucial season which also features the Commonwealth and Asian Games. Manavjit produced sports Shooting Manavjit Singh Sandhu ISSF World Cup TO DO Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:14:50 +0530 TODO