Archive for August, 2007

Tyson Gay wins sprint double at World Championships

American athlete Tyson Gay became the third man in history to complete the sprint double at the World Championships when he won the 200 m in a record time of 19.76 seconds. The 200m victory came four days after he had won the 100m event.  Gay’s time of 19.76 beat Michael Johnson’s 19.79 at the ’95 World Championships. Read the rest of this entry »

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FIFA U-17 World Cup

Group engagements have been completed at the FIFA 2007 World Cup currently being held in South Korea. The tournament started on the 18th. Given below is the list of fixtures for the round of sixteen. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jacques Kallis resigns as vice captain

South African all rounder Jacques Kallis has resigned as his country’s vice captain after not being named in the squad for the inaugural twenty twenty World Cup to be held in the country next month. Read the rest of this entry »

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India win 3 match Test series 1-0

By drawing at the Oval, Rahul Dravid’s boys have achieved the same result as Ajit Wadekar and his group did close to four decades ago on English soil –  in 1971 to be precise. The victory in 1971 came at the Oval, here it came at Trent Bridge. Both the series ended 1-0 in favour of the visiting side. Read the rest of this entry »

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