*Barcelona:* Former president of FC Barcelona, Agustí Montal, who helmed the Catalan football giants between 1969 and 1977, died on Wednesday at 82 years of age.
FC Barcelona, in a statement,.. Mid-Day
Indian left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja has whizzed ahead of spin-twin Ravichandran Ashwin to take the top spot in the latest ICC Player Rankings for Test Bowlers after grabbing nine wickets in the.. DNA
*Indian Wells:* Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams slumped to a three-set defeat at the hands of Russian Elena Vesnina on Thursday in the quarter-finals of the WTA Indian Wells tournament... Mid-Day
*New Delhi:* The Committee of Administrators (COA) yesterday decided in unison that any state unit trying to sabotage Indian Premier League (IPL)âÂÂmatches will face harsh punishment and the.. Mid-Day
*New Delhi:* Football powerhouse Brazil, Chile and Paraguay yesterday qualified for the U-17 FIFA World Cup to be held in India in India from October 6-28 from the South American qualifying tournament.. Mid-Day
Shakib Al Hasan struck his fifth hundred and combined in a seventh-wicket stand of 131 with debutant Mosaddek Hossain to give Bangladesh a handy first-innings lead on the third day of the second and.. DNA Also reported by •Reuters India
*London:* Two-time Olympic champion Joanna Rowsell Shand has announced her retirement from professional cycling.
The 28-year-old won team pursuit gold at the London 2012 Olympics with Dani King and.. Mid-Day
March 15 (Gracenote) - Line-ups for the second and final Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh on Wednesday in Colombo, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka won toss and decided to bat Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne,.. DNA