Times of India NEW DELHI: The last time the sports ministry made an exception with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award was back in 2009, when for the first time three athletes - Sushil Kumar, Vijender Singh and MC Mary Kom - were conferred the award. On Monday, for... ---

Leicester's Slimani bid fails
Leicester have had a £25m bid for Islam Slimani turned down by Sporting Lisbon, according to Sky sources.

Keys locks out Riske to end busy day for Americans
Eighth-seeded Madison Keys was forced to stay up late before overcoming fellow American Alison Riske to close out Monday's play at Arthur Ashe Stadium on a busy opening day for the home contingent at the US Open.

Driverless Roborace car speeds around Donington
A prototype racing car, testing self-driving technology for the forthcoming Roborace contest, takes a lap around Donington Park's circuit.

India vs West Indies T20: Cricket prospects in USA look brighter, after decades of stagnation
Firstpost Having sat dormant for so long, the Central Broward Stadium in Lauderhill, Florida has finally got some cricket this summer. For so long the victim of the chronically failing United States of America Cricket Association (USACA) inability to function as ...