When Madrid swept a crisis-ridden Barca aside 5-1 in the Spanish Super Cup last month, Zidane`s men were expected to romp to the title.
The 28-year-old was frozen out at Stamford Bridge by Chelsea manager Antonio Conte after the signing of his international teammate Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid.
The 36-year-old Gambhir, who had captained Delhi in the Ranji Trophy for the past four seasons, expressed his desire to continue as a player.
Only Manchester City have been able to match United`s goal blitz, with Pep Guardiola`s side sitting above Mourinho`s men on alphabetical order after compiling an identical record.
The 23-year-old Wimbledon champion, who climbed to the top of the WTA rankings on Monday, hardly broke sweat against the Frenchwoman, ranked 20th in the world, on her way to victory in an hour and 20 minutes.
The German, seeded seventh and a former Tokyo finalist, came through 7-6 (7/5), 7-5 as she repelled some brutal hitting from her Czech opponent in a contest of real quality.
Pakistan Super League welcomed yet another member into their family – their sixth franchise, Multan Sultans as cricketing legends gathered in Karachi on Friday to unviel their kits and logo.
The United Nations Security Council has imposed nine rounds of sanctions on the Democratic People`s Republic of Korea (DPRK) since 2006 for its nuclear and missile programmes. The trade restrictions have grey areas, including on some sports equipment.
It was a crucial win for U Mumba as they kept their hopes for the play-offs alive.
One of cricket’s most destructive batsmen ever, Chris Gayle finally returned to the West Indies squad to bolster the Carribean side’s chances of gaining a direct entry to the 2019 ICC World Cup.
After two comprehensive wins on the trot, Team India now head down to Indore for the third one-day international match against Australia at Holkar Stadium, on Sunday. Steve Smith-led Australia too reached Indore with a bid to pull one back in the seri…