22 March 2019
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Michael Schumacher out of coma, leaves French hospital

schumarkerMichael Schumacher is no longer in a coma and has left the French hospital where he had been receiving treatment after being involved in a skiing accident last year. Read more...

World Cup 2014 kicks off with colourful ceremony

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The 2014 Fifa World Cup officially got under way on Thursday with a colourful opening ceremony before hosts Brazil beat Croatia 3-1 in the first match.


Top football chiefs oppose Sepp Blatter's U-turn over FIFA presidency


seppSepp Blatter faced a revolt from leading European football officials Tuesday over his intention to stand for re-election as FIFA president for a fifth four-year term from 2015.


Andy Murray: Rafael Nadal tougher than ever at French Open

andyAndy Murray said he had never had a tougher match against Rafael Nadal after losing their 20th encounter in straight sets at the French Open. Read more...

Formula 1 - Doctor: Schumacher fans ‘will never have any good news’


shumarcherA former Formula 1 doctor warns there likely won’t be any good news on Michael Schumacher’s condition.

The racing legend suffered a serious head injury while skiing in France on December 29, and though it appeared at one stage there would be positive news from the gradual process of waking him from his coma, there hasn’t been an update in two months now.


Marvan Atapattu appointed Sri Lanka head coach

mawanMarvan Atapattu has been named Sri Lanka's interim head coach, following the resignation of Paul Farbrace earlier this week. Ruwan Kalpage, Sri Lanka's fielding coach and former offspinner, has been appointed his assistant. The appointments were for Sri Lanka's upcoming tour of the Ireland and England as well as the home series against South Africa to follow, SLC confirmed on Friday. Read more...

Sri Lanka Cricketers get bold against administration

sl cricketThe chaotic situation at Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is continuing with the country’s national players who are rebelling against the establishment delivering another decisive blow yesterday. Read more...

Disciplinary action against Sanga and Mahela

mahela sangaSenior players Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara could face disciplinary action over remarks they made on arriving after winning the ICC World T20 title. Read more...

SLC surprised by Farbrace's possible move

farbeSLC has expressed surprise and disappointment "in no uncertain terms" at the news that Sri Lanka head coach Paul Farbrace may be recruited as England's new assistant coach, after the ECB confirmed their interest in Farbrace to SLC. Farbrace is presently contracted to SLC until December 31, 2015 , but it now appears he may not serve out the remainder of his term. Read more...

Sangakkara retires from Int’l T20

kumar sangakkarSri Lanka’s former cricket captain Kumar Sangakkara today submitted his resignation from International T20 Cricket, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said. Read more...

World Twenty20 2014: Sri Lanka beat India to win title

cricket worldcupKumar Sangakkara guided Sri Lanka to a six-wicket victory over India to win the World Twenty20 in Mirpur and end a run of four defeats in global finals. Read more...

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