Sports

Official mascot of FIFA U-17 World Cup ‘Kheleo’ unveiled in capital

London : With just 238 days remaining for th start of the tournament, the official mascot of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, ‘Kheleao’ was today unveiled at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here. In a glittering ceremony attended by Sports Minister Vijay Goel, the chairman of the Local Organising Committee and AIFF presidnt Praful Patel, the young and charismatic ...

বিস্তারিত »

Cook leaves England captaincy

LONDON: Cook’s decision to stand down follows England’s 4-0 series defeat in India at the end of last year. The ECB said a “proper process” had started to appoint England’s next Test captain. England’s director of cricket Andrew Strauss said Cook had made a “fantastic contribution” and “deserves to be seen as one of our country’s great captains”. “We now ...

বিস্তারিত »

Ronaldinho joins with Barcelona

London: Barca initially announced a 10-year deal had been agreed, but issued a revised statement without a definitive time frame for the agreement. “FC Barcelona and Ronaldinho have reached an agreement whereby the Brazilian will become a Club ambassador and representative at various events and activities over the coming years,” Barca said in the revised statement. Ronaldinho, 36, will also ...

বিস্তারিত »