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February 11, 2016

Maldives beat Sri Lanka 2-1 SAG women’s football

Shillong, Feb 11: The Maldives ended their campaign in women's football competitions of the 12th South Asian Games with a 2-1 win against Sri Lanka at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Thursday.The Maldivians secured fourth place in the competition with Nepal at the top of the table with seven points followed by Bangladesh with six points. India are third with five points followed by the Maldives with four. The Maldives women's team started off their campaign with a goalless draw against India and lost their…

Sporting, Salgaocar play out 1-1 draw in I-League

Margao, Feb 11: Goan clubs Sporting Clube de Goa and Salgaocar were locked in a 1-1 draw in an I-League football clash at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Thursday.Darryl Duffy put Salgaocar infront in the 27th minute. Sporting equalised through Marcus Mascarenhas in the 77th. With the draw, Salgaocar remained at the bottom of the nine-team league with just two points after six matches. They remained winless after six matches. Sporting moved up a place to the fifth spot with eight points after six matches.…

Messi back in Barcelona training after treating kidney problem

Barcelona, Feb 11: Star striker Lione Messi returned to Spanish football champions FC Barcelona's training from a kidney treatment on Thursday.Messi underwent a procedure to treat kidney stones two days ago but turned up to train and was the highlight of Thursday's training session, which involved all the available players, reports Efe. Barcelona drew Wednesday's second leg match of the Copa del Ray semi-final against Valencia 1-1 but advanced with a 8-1 aggregate score. They won the first leg 7-0. This…

Golfer Chuayprakong in sole lead at Bangladesh Open

Dhaka, Feb 11: Thailand’s Thitiphun Chuayprakong produced a bogey-free round of five-under-par 66 to soar into the lead after the halfway stage of the $300,000 Bashundhara Bangladesh Open at the Kurmitola Golf Club here on Thursday.The 23-year-old Thai, who opened his campaign with a 65, highlighted his round with five birdies to grab a two-shot lead over South Korea’s Soomin Lee with a total of 11-under 131. Overnight co-leader Lee settled for second place following a 69. The Indian trio of Chikkarangappa S.…

Ronaldo embroiled in controversy after starring in Israeli commercial

Jerusalem, Feb 11: Spanish football giants Real Madrid's Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo has sparked controversy after taking part in a paid advertisement on an Israeli channel, which unleashed online rage and has invoked criticism from the Palestinians.In the advertisement, three Israeli players relish their ability to watch Ronaldo's moves in unparalleled speed using the new fast Internet connection. When they are approached by their team's most recent acquisition, Ronaldo himself, he pronounces the Hebrew…
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