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Fans who racially insulted Vinicius set to be fined, banned from games

Published on Jun 06, 2023 10:23 AM IST

Spain's anti-violence commission has proposed fines of 60,001 euros (USD 64,290) and two-year bans from stadiums.

Real Madrid's Vinicius Junior, left, confronts Valencia fans as Valencia's Jose Luis Gaya reacts during a Spanish La Liga match(AP)
PTI | , Madrid

Red Bull domination taking F1 back to a one-horse race

Max Verstappen’s team is winning the championship this season as it pleases, taking Formula One back towards another era of a single team dominating

Unless there is any unexpected dip in performance of the Austrian outfit, Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez are likely to win every race left this season.(AFP)
Published on Jun 06, 2023 12:38 AM IST

Amid age fudging, BAI to open window for age rectification

Under this one-time scheme, registered players who have an incorrect date of birth and/or discrepancy in their age can rectify it within a window of 20 days.

 Players whose age is successfully rectified will have their age records updated in the BAI database and website(AP)
Updated on Jun 06, 2023 12:04 AM IST

Aided by double bounce, Holger Rune battles past Cerundolo into quarter-finals

Rune will next face Norway's fourth seed Casper Ruud in a repeat of last year's quarter-final.

Denmark's Holger Rune celebrates his victory over Argentina's Francisco Cerundolo during their men's singles match on day nine of the Roland-Garros(AFP)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 11:22 PM IST
Reuters |

Coco Gauff reaches the French Open quarterfinals for the third consecutive year

Next for Gauff could be a rematch against No. 1 Iga Swiatek, who beat the 19-year-old American in last year’s final at Roland Garros.

US Coco Gauff celebrates after winning against Slovakia's Anna Karolina Schmiedlova during their women's singles match on day nine of the Roland-Garros Open tennis tournament(AFP)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 10:00 PM IST
AP |

French Open: More churn than waltz for Beatriz Haddad Maia

Beatriz Haddad Maia became only the second Brazilian woman to reach French Open quarterfinals on Monday for a high in a career hit by injury and a doping ban

Brazil's Beatriz Haddad Maia clenches her fist after scoring a point against Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday, June 5, 2023. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)(AP)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 09:41 PM IST
ByRutvick Mehta, Mumbai

Floyd Mayweather's $200 million yacht raises eyebrows and excitement among fans

Mayweather's extravagant yacht lifestyle continues to captivate fans and spark conversations.

Floyd Mayweather Jr.took his lavish living to the seas when he reportedly purchased a luxury yacht worth a staggering $200 million.(AFP)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 09:33 PM IST
ByPaurush Omar

Global Chess League unveils six franchises

The GCL will see men, women, and U21 players compete as a team.

The tournament will introduce a mixed-team format
Published on Jun 05, 2023 09:30 PM IST
PTI |

Watch: Zlatan booed by Verona fans during farewell, responds with brutal reply

Zlatan Ibrahimovic had a brutal response for Verona fans, who were jeering during his retirement speech.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic responds to Verona fans.
Published on Jun 05, 2023 08:41 PM IST

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Top five goals of retiring Swedish superstar

Zlatan Ibrahimovic retired from football after AC Milan's last Serie A match of 2022-23 season. Here are his top five goals.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored many world-class goals during his career.
Published on Jun 05, 2023 08:16 PM IST

Jabeur defeats Pera to reach French Open quarterfinals, next plays Haddad Maia

Jabeur, the runner-up at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open last year, advanced to the quarterfinals at Roland Garros for the first time in her career.

Tunisia's Ons Jabeur celebrates after winning against US Bernarda Pera(AFP)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 07:30 PM IST
AP |

Watch: Ibrahimovic left teary-eyed as AC Milan, fans give emotional farewell

Zlatan Ibrahimovic received an emotional farewell from AC Milan and fans present at the San Siro. The Swedish striker has officially retired.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic received an emotional farewell.
Updated on Jun 05, 2023 07:19 PM IST

Benzema joins ex-teammate Ronaldo, signs deal with Saudi Pro League club: Report

Karim Benzema signed a two-year deal with a club from Saudi Arabia and the move will also see him face former teammate Cristiano Ronaldo.

Karim Benzema has departed Real Madrid.(AFP)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 05:44 PM IST

Damian Priest fires uber-confident salvo at Seth Rollins ahead of title clash

Rollins will be defending his title for the first time having won it recently at the Night of Champions 2023 in Saudi Arabia.

World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins is set to square off against Damian Priest on Monday night Raw.(Twitter/@ArcherOfInfamy)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 05:00 PM IST
ByAdarsh Kumar Gupta

Djokovic's million-dollar message to Nadal as Rafa begins rehabilitation

As Nadal begins his rehabilitation to eye a return to tennis in 2024, which could be his final year, Novak Djokovic sent a classy message for the 37-year-old.

Rafael Nadal; Novak Djokovic
Published on Jun 05, 2023 04:32 PM IST

Man United enter transfer race for goalkeeper as pressure mounts on De Gea

Manchester United have entered a transfer race to sign a goalkeeper as replacement for David de Gea.

David de Gea won the 2022-23 Premier League Golden Glove award.
Published on Jun 05, 2023 03:31 PM IST

Gabe Vincent helps Heat beat Nuggets, level Finals at 1-1

Vincent made 8 of 12 shot attempts from the floor including 4 of 6 from 3-point range as the Heat outscored the Nuggets by a 36-25 margin in the fourth quarter.

 Gabe Vincent #2 of the Miami Heat (Getty Images via AFP)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 03:19 PM IST
Reuters |

Jim Hines, first man to officially run 100m under 10 seconds, no more

The US sprint great, the 1968 Mexico Olympics 100m champion, is regarded among the pioneers in world athletics for his feat

Legendary US sprinter Jim Hines(Twitter/SportIconObit)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 02:49 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Lionel Messi set to overtake Cristiano Ronaldo as world’s highest-paid athlete

A delegation from Saudi Arabia has reportedly arrived in Paris to sign a deal with Lionel Messi.

Lionel Messi could overtake Cristiano Ronaldo as the world's highest-paid athlete.
Published on Jun 05, 2023 01:42 PM IST

Watch: Benzema shatters Ronaldo's record in final Real Madrid appearance

Benzema's goal helped Real Madrid come to level terms in the 72nd of the match, which eventually ended in a 1-1 draw.

Karim Benzema celebrates scoring a goal from the penalty spot against Athletic Club Bilbao(AFP)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 11:10 AM IST

AC Milan's Zlatan Ibrahimovic hangs up his boots at 41

AC Milan's Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic decided to end his playing career at the age of 41 after a trophy-laden career at some of Europe's top clubs.

AC Milan's Zlatan Ibrahimovic reacts after his last game for the club (AP)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 07:31 AM IST
Reuters | , Milan

Djokovic, Alcaraz stay on track for French Open semi-final showdown

Alcaraz, another tenacious Spaniard who is backed to take the mantle of 14-times champion Nadal, bulldozed his way to a 6-3 6-2 6-2 win over Lorenzo Musetti.

Spain's Carlos Alcaraz Garfia plays a backhand return to Italy's Lorenzo Musetti (AFP)
Published on Jun 05, 2023 12:01 AM IST
Reuters |

Formula One: Max Verstappen wins Spanish Grand Prix, Hamilton finishes second

Formula One: Max Verstappen claimed pole position at the Spanish Grand Prix, and Lewis Hamilton finished in second place.

Winner Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands, left, second placed Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain and third placed Mercedes driver George Russell of Britain celebrate after the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix.(AP)
Published on Jun 04, 2023 09:25 PM IST
Reuters |

Djokovic shatters Nadal's majestic French Open record with thumping last-16 win

Djokovic's win on Sunday added to his streak of 12 consecutive sets won in the tournament so far as he now stands three wins away from glory.

Rafael Nadal; Novak Djokovic
Updated on Jun 04, 2023 11:07 PM IST

Protesting wrestlers to call for a panchayat soon

Bajrang Punia urges khaps not to hold separate meetings on their behalf to avoid "wrong messaging", says the protesters will meet soon to decide further action.

Wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat and Sangeeta Phogat
(Amit Sharma)
Updated on Jun 05, 2023 08:17 AM IST
By, Sunil Rahar, Rohtak, New Delhi

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Karen Khachanov reach French Open quarter-finals

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova dug deep to return to the French Open quarter-finals for the first time since her runner-up finish two years ago

Russia's Karen Khachanov celebrates winning his fourth round match against Italy's Lorenzo Sonego (REUTERS)
Published on Jun 04, 2023 07:30 PM IST
Reuters |

Rafael Nadal: French Open missing its serial champion

Nadal missed out this year and has had a hip surgery, but everyone, from organisers to his biggest rival to the Gen Next men and women players all miss him

Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates with trophy after winning the 2022 French Open men's singles final against Norway's Casper Ruud (REUTERS)
Updated on Jun 05, 2023 03:45 PM IST
ByRutvick Mehta, Mumbai

'It didn't turn out as we thought...': Neymar’s farewell message to Lionel Messi

Neymar had a farewell message for Lionel Messi after the Argentine departed Ligue 1 side PSG.

Lionel Messi and Neymar during the 2022-2023 Ligue 1 trophy ceremony.(AFP)
Published on Jun 04, 2023 07:09 PM IST

Lionel Messi and Paris: Not quite an affair to remember

PSG’s inability to fit a gilded frontline without disrupting the team balance meant a first European title was a chimera

Paris Saint-Germain's Argentine forward Lionel Messi walks off the winners stand during the 2022-2023 Ligue 1 championship trophy ceremony(AFP)
Updated on Jun 04, 2023 08:25 PM IST
By, Kolkata
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